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Anderson, Nels (1889-1986) Hobo Culture, Two Titles.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$215$175

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Anderson, Nels (1889-1986) Hobo Culture, Two Titles. The Hobo, the Sociology of the Homeless Man, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, [1923], octavo, full publisher's green cloth, very good; [and] The Milk and Honey Route, a Handbook for Hobos by Dean Stiff, with a Comprehensive and Unexpurgated Glossary, New York: Vanguard Press, 1931, octavo, illustrated, bound in publisher's black cloth spine and printed illustrated paper boards. (2)
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

University of Chicago Press, Book design, Bookbinding, Hobo, Octavo, Printing, Publishing, Vanguard Press, Visual arts, Chicago

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