Book: "The Yankee of the Yards" Biography Gustavus Swift Meat Packer by L. Swift Signed 1928 Shaw HB
"The Yankee of the Yards", the biography of Gustavus Franklin Swift, meat packer & purveyor. Written by Louis Franklin Swift, with gift plate inside front cover from author to Harry B. Lyford, May 28, 1930. Hardbound, 218 pages, green cloth cover with gold lettering. Published by Shaw, 1928, second printing. Measures 6.25" x 9.25" x 1.25" thick. Cover has spots and wear, pages are tanning. Sold as is. Email for further info if needed. Inglenook Antiques...Established 1989.