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207 pp. Text clean, no markings. Water stains on bottom of end papers, bottom of cover and bottom margin of rear 50 pp. Tannish water stains, rippling on bottom of rear panel of dust jack. Traces of dust jacket have stuck to rear cover. Binding firm. Handlin presents a readable, lively account of Al Smith's rise from an undistinguished youth in New York City to political success within the Democratic Party. He also includes the wider context of Irish-American upward mobility in the early 20th century.
Title: Al Smith and His America
Edition: 4th Printing
Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 1958
Book Condition: Good -
Jacket Condition: Fair
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 002427
Keywords: Politics. Democratic Party. Presidential Candidates. Irish-Americans. Tammany Hall. New York State. Al Smith. Oscar Handlin. Assimilation.