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Description:Good+ No jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7ïÂ¿Â½"-9ïÂ¿Â½" tall; Hardcover...Good+ No jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7ïÂ¿Â½"-9ïÂ¿Â½" tall; Hardcover. Spotting and browning on covers. Pages browned from age. Text is clear.
Description:249pp. First ptd Aug., 1932, this is a Sept., 1932 second. Gives...249pp. First ptd Aug., 1932, this is a Sept., 1932 second. Gives names, amounts, dates, & purposes of spending a great deal of money for largely political favors, pork barreling & favoritism.
Edition: First edition. Appears to be 1st edition.
Publisher: A. & C. Boni,
Description:Very good. No dust jacket. Clean and tight copy with no marks in...Very good. No dust jacket. Clean and tight copy with no marks in text. Some yellowing due to age. 248 p. 23 cm. Extensive appendices detailing costs of Congress "This is a tale of the world's greatest swindle sheet--the expense account of the Senate of the United States...1931. "--p. 11.
Description:Very Good. No dust jacket. cover stained; spone in good; . First...Very Good. No dust jacket. cover stained; spone in good; . First printing. 248 p. 23 cm. "This is a tale of the world's greatest swindle sheet--the expense account of the Senate of the United States...1931. "--p. 11.
Description:Very Good. No Dust Jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. 249...Very Good. No Dust Jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. 249 pages including appendix; First Edition/First Printing; Tight textblock with former owners name neatly written to title page, small top-right corner crease page 145-164; (Text is free of other markings save for four small light marks); Top of textblock is light blue as published; Wheat-colored cloth boards with title, author & publisher in blue to spine, and inlaid illustration to front board; Has modest shelf & edge wear; . (The author had worked seventeen years as a newspaper correspondent in Washington at the time this was published, and here presents facts and figures that he thought best to present to the American public so they would feel better informed, and hopefully make better decisions in choosing their political representatives. The chapter titles are: Easy Come Easy Go, On to Washington at Forty Cents a Mile, Vacation and Wild Life, A $200 a day Fishing Trip, Hail Hail the Gangs All Here, Small fry Junkets and Page One, Lawmakers or Law Violators, Sherlock on the Job at $128, 000 a year, Hot air-Petty graft and Merry Christmas, Other Perquisites, A Flash of Red, Pinching Pennies at the White House, Government by Commission. And the appendices are: Mileage Paid Senators/Payments for Stationery/Nepotism/Select Committees of the Senate/The Cost of Congress. )
Description:Very Good Hardcover soiling to spine, front and rear cover,...Very Good Hardcover soiling to spine, front and rear cover, browning to pages otherwise a nice clean unmark copy-ss All orders are shipped by kbooks every business day.
Description:Albert & Charles Boni, New York, NY, 1932. 1st Edition, 1st...Albert & Charles Boni, New York, NY, 1932. 1st Edition, 1st Printing, Good+, Hard Cover, Size=6"x9", 249pp(Apndx). Covers & page ends browned, cloth is stained at bottom edge area & ink names(2) on endpapers, o.w. clean & tight. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
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