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The Other Half: The Autobiography of a Tramp

by John Worby
Format
Book
Published
New York : Lee Furman, Inc., c1937.
Language
English
Description
307 p. : port. ; 21 cm.
Notes
  • The autobiography of John Worby, a 25-year old hobo, who "has bummed his way all over the United States and England, pan handling, liveing by his wits. He tells his experiences in his own unaffected way. ... " -- Front dust jacket flap.
  • On back of jacket: "A best seller in England (6 printings in 1 month) has had remarkable reviews there.: ... "
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Original orange textured cloth; dust jacket. Associates Endowment Fund, 2013/2014.
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