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Calleo, Dave & Cooper, Henry S. F.
[INSIDE ELI (or How to Get On At Yale)] This Pamphlet is published by the Yale Society for the Occasional Resuscitation of the Harkness Hoot. Dedication: To one Wit from Another
[New Haven, CT]: The Yale Society, 1955. 1st printing (presumed). Date of publication from OCLC. Printed self-wrappers (lacking outer wrappers?), stapled. General wear & soiling. Prior owner penciled title & authors' names to front wrapper, along with an almost invisible horizontal closed slit to the left side of the front wrapper/title leaf. Prior owner name stamp to upper right of front wrapper. Withal, Very Good.. [1], 10, [1] pp. 7-3/4" x 5-1/2" A satirical look back on Yale for the benefit of freshman... "During the past few weeks you have been flooded with official advice. None of this should be taken seriously. ... We the editors have collectively been in almost all the things we discuss. ... Some we ran. A few we started and one or two we terminated." Their advice...? Well, sports (Chapter IV) may be typical.. "CREW: A dull, unimaginative sport suitable for the very shoe. ... BASKETBALL: No gentleman has ever been known to play basketball. ... WRESTLING: Lower than this, it is impossible to go." OCLC records just one institutional holding of this item: Yale. Rare.
Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA [U.S.A.]
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