Lot 71 of 613:
John Henry The Steel Drivin' Man  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
John Henry

Author:
Bradford, Roark

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Literary Guild

Date:
1931

Description:

Woodcuts by J.J. Lankes including two color frontispiece. (8vo) original patterned cloth, foil label on spine. First Edition.

The story based on the Ballad of John Henry, the "steel-drivin' man". Tipped to the front endpaper is a typed letter, signed, from Bradford to a Mr. Creel expressing support of FDR and offering a scathing assessment of Herbert Hoover's abilities.


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Condition:
Spine sunned, label chipped; very good.


 
Item number:
287453
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