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Bailey, Bill

The kid from Hoboken; an autobiography. Edited by Lynn Damme.

Produced by Circus Lithographic Prepress, San Francisco. 1993, 424p., wraps, very good condition, first edition, inscribed "The good things in life like breathing, clean living quarters, a job and peace of mind must be fought for, Salud, Bill Bailey, SF 12/94" "Bill Bailey was born in Jersey City and grew up in Hoboken and New York's Hell's Kitchen. He went to sea in 1929 and maintained a carrer in the Merchant Marine until he was "screened out" during the McCarthy era. He fought with the Abraham Lincoln Brigade in the Spanish Civil War and organized workers in New York, Virginia, California and Hawaii." - rear wrap.

Cat.No: 39211

Price: $45.00

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