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Uncle Sam's Uncle Josh OR Josh Billings on Practically Everything (Distelled from Joh's Rum-And-Tansy New England Wit)

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Uncle Sam's Uncle Josh OR Josh Billings on Practically Everything (Distelled from Joh's Rum-And-Tansy New England Wit)

by Day, Donald

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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Boston, MA, U.S.A.: Little Brown & Co, 1953 244 pages, author's inscription on first page. Boards are clean, tiny faint spot on sisde edge, 3 pages have margin marks or underlining. Dustjacket in Brodart, small tears, rear cover has small light spot, price clipped. Henry Wheeler Shaw, who practiced his wit as Josh Billings from 1858 to 1885, was the original "josher" - a major voice in the tradition of grass-roots American humor that runs from Benjamin Franklin through Abraham Lincoln to Abe Martin and Will Rogers. The best of Josh's humorous writings collect by Donald Day.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Used.

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Bookseller
Timeless Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
017053
Title
Uncle Sam's Uncle Josh OR Josh Billings on Practically Everything (Distelled from Joh's Rum-And-Tansy New England Wit)
Author
Day, Donald
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Little Brown & Co
Place of Publication
Boston, MA, U.S.A.
Date published
1953
Keywords
Humor & Satire
Bookseller catalogs
Humor & Satire;

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price clipped
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