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By Golden, Harry

Cleveland, OH: World Publishing, 1963. First Edition, 2nd Printing. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Illustrated beige linen boards/Fine. DJ/Good; w/chips, tears to edges, loss to upper back edge, & coffee (?) ring to center front. Americana. Jewish-American humorist, writer and publisher Harry Golden (1902-1981) writes an appreciation of peddlers that followed the advance of American frontiersman, all the while seeding the mercantile and industrial complex to bloom. The book recounts the lives of a Connecticut Yankee, a Scandinavian, and Levi Strauss (1829 - 1902) whose demin jeans are now worn throughout the world. Strong copy in lesser dust jacket.. First Edition, 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Leonard Vosbugh (Illustrator).