1960. Item #4791
EZELL, John Samuel. FORTUNE'S MERRY WHEEL: THE LOTTERY IN AMERICA. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1960. 8vo., black cloth & patterned boards in dust jacket; 331 pages. First Edition. Signed presentation from both John Ezell and his wife, Jean, on the front endpaper: "For the queen of editors and good friend, Mary Stith. Jean & John Ezell." Very Good (covers nice; contents clean & tight); little wear & short tears (one 1.5-inch chip top of rear cover near top of spine covered with a clear tape; price-clipped) d/j. $85.00.