The Insanity Racket by Luther Osborne (1939) first edition book


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Luther Osborne - The Insanity Racket: A Story of One of the Worst Hell-Holes in this Country

Oakland: Published by author, 1939. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. 8vo. 336 pp. Rubbing to covers; spine ends worn, flaking; small closed tear and creasing to rear free endpaper. No dust jacket (pretty sure it didn't come with one though).

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