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SEARS, ROEBUCK AND COMPANY

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03998-M0894CEEE-  Book- CATALOGUE AND COUNTERS: A HISTORY SEARS, ROEBUCK AND CO by Boris Emmet & John E. Jeuck, Univ of Chicago Press. 1950. 2nd impression. HB, dj, index, illustrated, extensive reference notes. Probably the most comprehensive treatment of the subject ever published. Book fine, dj has tears. 7" x 9-3/4" x 788pp. $75.00
03238-M0294CREE- Book- CATALOGUES AND COUNTERS: A HISTORY OF SEARS, ROEBUCK AND CO by Boris Emmet & John E. Jeuck, Univ of Chicago Press, 1950. Another copy with tattered dust jacket, else nearly new. $75.00
03239-M0294CREE- Book- CATALOGUES AND COUNTERS: A HISTORY OF SEARS, ROEBUCK AND CO by Boris Emmet & John E. Jeuck, Univ of Chicago Press, 1950. Yet another copy. Dust jacket on this one is pretty good shape, else like new. $85.00
02341-M1293LHKA- Book- CATALOGUES AND COUNTERS, A HISTORY OF SEARS, ROEBUCK AND CO, Boris Emmet & John E. Jeuck, The Univ of Chicago Press, 1950, third printing, annotated, extensive biblio, indexed, O.P. Hardback, taped dust jacket. Excellent condition. 7" x 9-3/4" x 788pp. $65.00

05042-M0696EOUL- Book- SEARS, ROEBUCK, U.S.A., THE GREAT AMERICAN CATALOG STORE AND HOW IT GREW By Gordon L. Weil. Stein & Day Pub, NY. 1977. Hardback, illustrated, index. Dust jacket very good, book fine. Front free end paper inscribed to "Uncle Norman" w/message. A typed poem entitled "My Uncle" by one of the gift givers is taped above inscription. Uncle Norman may have been a Sears executive or at least someone who had a particular affinity for Sears(?). The four gift givers apparently worked for Uncle Norman. 6-1/2" x 9-1/4" x 277pp. $38.00


05909-M0897EUUL-Book- SEARS, ROEBUCK, U.S.A. THE GREAT AMERICAN CATALOG STORE AND HOW IT GREW, Gordon L. Weil. 1st, Stein And Day, NY. 1977. Illustrated, indexed. Hardback, fine condition, dust jacket near fine. 6-1/2" x 9-1/4" x 277pp. $38.00
03243-M0294EREE- Booklet- SEARS YESTERDAY & TOMORROW, A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE ORIGINS AND DEVELOPMENT OF SEARS, ROEBUCK AND CO. Sears promotional item. 1982. Chronology of the Sears organization from its founding in 1886 up to 1981. Early History, Sears Settles in Chicago, Sears Reorganized, Mail-Order Expansion, Mail-Order Efficiency, Other Improvements, Federation of Merchants, The Catalogs of Yesterday, Sears Enters Retail, Retail Expansion, Allstate Insurance, Decentralization Begins, Merchandising Refinements, Sears Overseas Expansion, Sears Merchandise Group, Market Research, Sears Laboratories, Manufacturing Suppliers and Affiliates, Distribution, Planning, Sears Catalogs, Computerized Operations, and more. Near new. 6" x 9” x 24pp. $30.00

04181-M0995EOEE- Book- THE BIG STORE: INSIDE THE CRISIS AND REVOLUTION AT SEARS. Donald R. Katz, Viking, NY, NY, 1987. 1st ed. Three parts, twenty-seven chapters. Covers it all from the 'glory years' on up to date of writing. Last major work published on Sears. Hardback, dust jacket, index, illustrated. Near new. 6-1/2" x 9-1/2" x 604pp. $21 00


04182-M0995EOEE- Book- THE BIG STORE: INSIDE THE CRISIS AND REVOLUTION AT SEARS. Donald R. Katz, Viking, NY, NY, 1987. 1st ed. Three parts, twenty-seven chapters. Covers it all from the ‘glory years’ on up to date of writing. Last major work published on Sears. Hardback, dust jacket, index, illustrated. Near new. 6-1/2" x 9-1/2" x 604pp. $21.00
04183-M0995EOEE- Book- THE BIG STORE: INSIDE THE CRISIS AND REVOLUTION AT SEARS. Donald R. Katz, Viking, NY, NY, 1987. 1st ed. Three parts, twenty-seven chapters. Covers it all from the ‘glory years’ on up to date of writing. Last major work published on Sears. Hardback, dust jacket, index, illustrated. Near new. 6-1/2" x 9-1/2" x 604pp. $21.00
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