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The Lonely Warrior: The Life and Times of Robert S. Abbott by  Roi OTTLEY - First Edition - 1955 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA and Biblio.com

The Lonely Warrior: The Life and Times of Robert S. Abbott

by OTTLEY, Roi

Condition: Near Fine/Very Good


Chicago: Henry Regnery, 1955. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. Octavo. 381pp. Very near fine in very good dustwrapper with some very small nicks and tears and light general rubbing. Biography of the founder of the *Chicago Defender* newspaper.

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