For the Love of Reading: From the Library of Harold Greenhill

Bookplate of Harold Greenhill (1893-1968)

Harold Greenhill, a Chicago book collector and president of William P. Green Co., was born in Chicago, Illinois, in 1893 and graduated from the University of Illinois in 1917 with a degree in mechanical engineering. He was a member of the Caxton Club from 1948 until his death and served two terms on the Club’s Council. Greenhill was also a member of the Grolier Club. He died in Rhinelander, Wisconsin on October 15 1968.

Many of his books were bought by Bradley H. Martin and sold at Martin’s sale. Greenhill’s books are also found at Princeton University and at the Newberry Library.

Call Number: IC55 G9315 590p

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