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Vintage

Kind & Usual Punishment

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

$37.00

$60.00 38% Off

Kind & Usual   Punishment
Kind & Usual   Punishment
Kind & Usual   Punishment

Shipping & Returns

Estimated Arrival
Arrives by 12/23
Sep 08 - Sep 14
Returns:
Returns accepted within 14 days of delivery.

Product Information

Era:

Vintage; 1970s

Condition:

Excellent

Materials:

hardcover

Size:

8.6" L x 5.9" W x 1" H

Color/Finish:

white/multi

Why We Love This

Kind Usual Punishment: The Prison Business by Jessica Mitford. NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1973. First printing. Mitford's groundbreaking piece of journalism that exposed what big business the US Prison system was becoming, 40 years ago. What would she say now that the same system is totally out of control, currently employing more personnel than the US Army? A classic piece of vintage journalism from a wise old bird.
As described by Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Why We Love This

Kind Usual Punishment: The Prison Business by Jessica Mitford. NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1973. First printing. Mitford's groundbreaking piece of journalism that exposed what big business the US Prison system was becoming, 40 years ago. What would she say now that the same system is totally out of control, currently employing more personnel than the US Army? A classic piece of vintage journalism from a wise old bird.

About Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books is based in Manhattan, helping collectors to build unique libraries by finding and celebrating unusual works. Whether your interests lie in poetry, art history, first editions of modern classics, or getting hold of some favorite childhood book, this is the perfect way to rediscover the best books from the last 70 years. Unless indicated, almost all books are US or UK first editions and all defects are noted.

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