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William Lindsay Gresham
William Lindsay Gresham First Edition 1953 Monster Midway Carny World Noir HC DJ
New York: Rinehart and Company, 1953. ***********PLEASE CLICK ON THE DESCRIPTION IF YOU ARE ON YOUR PHONE TO SEE MORE PHOTOS AND READ THE DESCRIPTION****************Hardcover. 8vo. Rinehart & Company, New York. 1953. 319 pgs. First Edition/First Printing. DJ has light shelf-wear present to the DJ extremities. Bound in cloth with titles present to the spine. Boards have light wear present to the extremities of the boards. Foxing present to the text block. No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks. Binding tight and solid. Iconic work on American carnivals of the mid-20th century and the characters who peopled them. The carny world was a special interest of Gresham who contibuted many articles on the subject for magazines such as Collier's , Life, Esquire and True. His earlier book, "Nightmare Alley", was a novel dealing with the sleazy underbelly of the carnival world. William Lindsay Gresham (August 20, 1909 - September 14, 1962) was an American novelist and non-fiction author particularly regarded among. Hardcover. 8vo. Rinehart & Company, New York. 1953. 319 pgs. First Edition/First Printing. DJ has light shelf-wear present to the DJ extremities. Bound in cloth with titles present to the spine. Boards have light wear present to the extremities of the boards. Foxing present to the text block. No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks. Binding tight and solid. Iconic work on American carnivals of the mid-20th century and the characters who peopled them. The carny world was a special interest of Gresham who contibuted many articles on the … [Click Below for Full Description]
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