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Adventures Of A Farm Boy by  Paul Burke

Adventures Of A Farm Boy

by Paul Burke

First edition. Limited to 500 copies. Original red cloth, titles in blue ink on the spine, [7], 415 pp., dedication, preface, contents. A book published in 1942 during World War II, when paper and printing materials were scarce and directed toward the war effort, this book has each page mimeographed and then bound. A Nebraska farm boy provides his travels through life including being in jail, farming, cattle raising, various jobs, World War II, enlistment and service, going on a hunger strike, a stay in and insane asylum, and much more. Fine, bright, square copy in dust jacket. An exceptional copy of a scarce book.

Inventory Number: 32718

$75.00