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Light wear to extremities. Dust jacket is price-clipped, light water staining on upper front, short tear top edge. Top page corners appear bumped. ; A tight solid book. DJ in Mylar ; Woodcuts; 25 pages; An illustrated edition featuring the jazz-era folk song "Frankie and Johnny". This book was originally published towards the end of the 1920's, but the bawdy woodcuts were considered too risque for the times. John Held Jr's twenty three woodcuts (one for each verse) are shown in this volume.
Title: The Saga of Frankie and Johnny
Illustrator: Illustrated by John Held Jr.
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: New York, Clarkson N. Potter: 1972
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 16110
Keywords: Folklore Frankie and Johnny