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A Lion is in the Streets by  Adria Locke Langley - Signed First Edition - 1945 - from Blind Horse Books [ABAA - FABA] (SKU: 013078)

A Lion is in the Streets

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A Lion is in the Streets

by Langley, Adria Locke

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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New York: Whittley House / McGraw Hill, 1945. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Signed by the Author with an Inscription ------------ A backwoods salesman's rise to the presidency and ultimate downfall. James Cagney played the role of a clever and ruthless Southern politician, in the in the 1953 Raoul Walsh film. Based on the life of the flamboyant former governor of Louisiana Huey Long. --------- Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve and has age-toned; the white of the rear panel is darkened. First Edition, First Printing. California Book Award for General Literature (Silver) (1945) .


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A Lion is in the Streets
Langley, Adria Locke
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
1st Edition
Whittley House / McGraw Hill
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
Signed Book; Historical Fiction; Political Fiction; Southern Fiction

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About Blind Horse Books [ABAA - FABA]

Building Your Great Collection; One Fine Book at a Time. ----- Blind-Horse-Books is committed to building your collection by finding the best copies of the Rare, the Unusual, and Collectible Modern Literature. Specializing in Travel. Exploration and Geography with an emphasis on mid-19th century Exploration of the Polar Regions and Africa. Additionally, we have a lovely selection of Florida and West Indies items along with a wide-variety of Ephemera items.


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Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
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First Edition
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