They Laughed When I Sat Down: An Informal History of Advertising in Words and Pictures

By: Rowsome, Frank, Jr.

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181 pages; numerous illustrations. Fascinating text and illustrations of the movement from mere ads - mostly cramped text - to illustrated marketing selling the product and a lifestyle.. Everything from waist boning to wartime bonds. Don Draper's inspiration. Inscribed to a gentleman "with thanks" by the author; the gentleman had a successful career in publishing.

Title: They Laughed When I Sat Down: An Informal History of Advertising in Words and Pictures

Author Name: Rowsome, Frank, Jr.

Categories: Business, Finance & Marketing,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1959

ISBN Number: no

Binding: quarter-cloth / paper boards

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Inscribed by the author

Size: 4to

Seller ID: 004773

Keywords: american advertising commercials television wartime advertising,