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B00U8Y4GW6 1985 reprint (of 1932 first edition) Ayer Company, Publishers, Inc. (Salem, New Hampshire), 5 5/8 x 8 1/2 inches tall red cloth hardbound, no dust jacket (as issued), gilt lettering to spine, x, 335 pp. Bumping to lower tip of front cover, with resultant light crease to page tips. Slight rubbing and edgewear to covers. Brief ink notations to blank front free-endpaper. Otherwise, a very good copy - clean, bright and unmarked. ~SP23~ A 1985 facsimile reprint of the 1932 Harper & Brothers first edition. Louis Adamic (1898-1951) was a Slovene-American author and translator, mostly known for writing about and advocating for ethnic diversity of America. All of Adamic's writings are based on his labor experiences in America and his former life in Slovenia. He achieved national acclaim in America in 1934 with his book The Native's Return, which was a bestseller directed against King Alexander's regime in the Kingdom of Yugoslavia. This book gave many Americans their first real knowledge of the Balkans. In addition to this 1932 work, Adamic authored Dynamite: The Story of Class Violence in America (1931); The Native's Return: An American Immigrant Visits Yugoslavia and Discovers His Old Country (1934); Grandsons: A Story of American Lives (1935, novel); Cradle of Life: The Story of One Man's Beginnings (1936, novel); The House in Antigua (1937, travel); My America (1938); From Many Lands (1940); Two-Way Passage (1941); What's Your Name? (1942); My Native Land (1943); Nation of Nations (1945); and The Eagle and the Root (1950). Buchnummer des Verkäufers SP23-0351-2723
Titel: Laughing In The Jungle: The Autobiography of...
Verlag: Ayer Company, Publishers, Inc.
Buchbeschreibung Arno Press/The New York Times, 1969. Zustand: Good. Reprint. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers GRP107524198
Buchbeschreibung Arno Press/The New York Times, 1969. Zustand: Good. Reprint. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers GRP108843136