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

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

San Francisco: Produced by Circus Lithographic Prepress, 1993. Paperback. 424p., wraps, front., illus., first edition, very good condition, inscribed and signed "Venceramous [sic], salud, Bill Bailey, SF 1/94"

"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 career 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: 36486
ISBN: 0918266327

Price: $35.00