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The Greater Southwest, Richardson, Rupert Norval

Author Name    Richardson, Rupert Norval

Title   The Greater Southwest

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Good

Publisher   Glendale Clark 1935

ISBN Number    B002HL2K1C

Seller ID   SKU1005802

B002HL2K1C ~Good. No DJ. Hardcover. Light to moderate shelf wear to boards; satisfaction guaranteed. Red cloth over boards with gold gilt lettering to spine, light wear to hinges, light bumping and rubbing to corners and edges, few spots on covers and light wear to head and tail of spine. "The Greater Southwest the Economic, Social, and Cultural Development of Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Arizona, and California from the Spanish Conquest to the Twentieth Century by Richardson, Rupert Norval and Rister, Carl Coke." The Arthur H. Clark Company (founded 1902) is a major printer of publications related to the history of the Western United States. The company was named for its founder Arthur Henry Clark (1868-1951). He was born and raised in England and attended the University of Oxford for a time before having to find work because of reverses in his family finances. He then began an apprenticeship with the publishing house of Henry Southern & Company. After completing his apprenticeship he moved to Chicago, Illinois where he took a job in Alexander C. McCurg's publishing house A. C. McCurg and Company. In 1892 Clark established his own bookstore in Chicago. He was then recruited by Burrows Brothers of Cleveland, Ohio where he became manager of their rare book sales. While with Burrows Brothers Clark was the main force behind the publication of The Jesuit Relations. In 1902 Clark established Arthur H. Clark company as a bookselling and publishing establishment in Cleveland. The company's first publication was a 16-volume collection by Archer Butler Hulbert on historical trails in the United States east of the Mississippi. The next publication was a collection of the lectures of historian John Bach McMaster. In 1930 the company headquarters were relocated to Glendale, California. The biggest undertaking of the company in the decade after its founders death when leadership was taken over by Arthur H. Clark, Jr. was the 14 Volume The Far West and the Rockies, 1820-1875 a collection of primary documents of early Western United States history edited by Leroy R. Hafen and his wife Ann W. Hafen. In 2005, the company was acquired by the University of Oklahoma Press, where it continues as an imprint. We have more Arthur H. Clark titles available.

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