Sister of the Road: An Autobiography of Box-Car Bertha as told to Dr. Ben Reitman (1937) hardcover book


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As told to Dr. Ben Reitman - Sister of the Road: The Autobiography of Box-Car Bertha

New York: Gold Label Books, Inc., 1937. Presumed reprint (Gold Label Books was mostly a reprint publisher) Hardcover. 8vo. Blue boards with black lettering and design. 314pp. Fair condition. Previous bookstore pricing annotation (in pencil) to the upper edge of the front end-paper. Cracked inner hinges. Some light damage and toning to the upper 1/2 of the outer boards. Fair condition. Some creasing, scratching, rubbing, discoloration to the paste-down pages, end-pages, text-block/text-block edges from age and previous use (see photos). The dust jacket is not priced (as is common with reprint editions) and is in fair condition with edge-wear, chipping, areas of discoloration, creasing, and other visible misc. Wear from age and previous use. Tearing to upper edge of front dust jacket cover (see photos). Open tear to upper spine. Sun-fading to outer dust jacket spine.

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