Bread and a Stone. Alvah BESSIE.

Bread and a Stone. New York: Modern Age, (1941).

First Edition. Peter Frye dustjacket art. Story of a man capable of boundless love, but accused of murder and “caught up by society in a web of circumstance too strong for his single-handed breaking.” Author was one of the “Hollywood Ten” jailed for refusing to testify before the House of Un-American Activities Committee. Very Good in a Very Good dustjacket but for inch-deep chipping to top spine end, dime-sized chip to top front panel, chipping to lower spine end and along spine edge.

Price: $45.00

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