Father of Radio: The Autobiography of Lee de Forest


Father of Radio: The Autobiography of Lee de Forest


Regular price $125.00 Sale

Includes the author's childhood in Alabama, undergraduate years at Yale, memories of beginning wireless, early wireless operators, wireless at war, early litigation, crossing the Atlantic, radio, broadcasting, pioneering in talking pictures, early television work, etc. Appendix and index.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Wilcox & Follett Co
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1950
  • Place Published: Chicago
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good +
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Good
  • Details:
    x, 502 p. 24 cm. B&w illustrations. Blue cloth in mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Chips and tears to jacket edges, tape repair on front. Front flap price-clipped. Ink signature on front free endpaper. Endpapers a bit discoloured as are jacket flaps.

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