Prohibition Fiction: Liquor Loot and Ladies by Chester T. Crowell 1st Edition Hardcover 1930 Alfred A Knopf


Title: Liquor Loot and Ladies

Author: Chester T. Crowell

Description: First Edition. Navy cloth boards with gilt illustration and lettering. Dyed top edge of text block. Head and tail of spine lightly pushed; top inch of the fore-edge of the front board shows some exposed board; thin cosmetic scuff on right edge of spine; faint blemishes on front board near lower fore-edge. The last several pages have a small dampstain at the very tip of the upper fore-edge corner.

A novel featuring wry observation, commentary and critique of American society, politics and culture, including the question of prohibition, written from the perspective of a political boss during the era of Calvin Coolidge and Herbert Hoover. Published in the spring of 1930 during the tail-end years of Prohibition.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Alfred A Knopf

Place: New York

Year: 1930

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 8.25" x 5.75".

Pages: 405 pp.

Keywords: novel, fiction, Prohibition,

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