Mills, Mansions, and Mergers: The Life of William M. Wood (inscribed & signed)

By: Roddy, Edward G.

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Tells the life story of a man born to poor immigrant parents, whose income by the time of his death "ranked him as perhaps the second highest paid executive in the United States." This copy inscribed and signed on front end paper (inscription reads "To Gwen, a/transplanted villager/Edward G. Roddy"). Illustrated boards, 148 pages (including Appendices, Notes, Index), copiously illustrated. Light smudging, two small sticker pulls to front cover, mild general wear.

Title: Mills, Mansions, and Mergers: The Life of William M. Wood (inscribed & signed)

Author Name: Roddy, Edward G.

Categories: Auto/Biography, Signed (all categories),

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: North Andover, Merrimack Valley Textile Museum: 1982

ISBN Number: 0-9374-74-0405

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: About Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket (as issued)

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Author

Size: Quarto -- from 9.75" to 12" tall

Seller ID: 014421

Keywords: EDWARD G. RODDY, WILLIAM M. WOOD, BUSINESS, AMERICAN BUSINESSMEN, TEXTILE INDUSTRY, TEXTILES, SHAWSHEEN VILLAGE, WOOLEN COMPANY, EXECUTIVES, MILLIONAIRES