Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1949. Item #1204
TOOMBS, Alfred. RAISING A RIOT. NY: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, . 8vo., brown cloth in dust jacket. First Edition, third printing. Toombs, who worked under Ernie Pyle at the Washington Sun newspaper, recounts his hilarious adventures raising his motherless family for 18 months. Signed presenation from Toombs to his cousin on the front endpaper: "For my cousin Martha with cousinly love- Alfred Toombs." Very Good (minor wear or bumping edges; contents clean & tight except for a newspaper clipping by Toombs leaving some browning on two front blank pages); number of small chips & short tears d/j. $85.00.