Bound for Glory
Place Published: New York
Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.
Date Published: 1943
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 39440
428pp. Octavo [22 cm] Black cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine, and a gilt stamped vignette on the front cover. Publisher's yellow top stain. Fore edges rough trimmed. Good plus. The extremities are mildly rubbed and bumped. The front hinge is a little shaky, and there is a contemporary gift inscription on the front free endsheet.
A first edition of Woody Guthrie's autobiography. Illustrated with sketches by the author. "…My eyes has been my camera taking pictures of the world and my songs has been my messages that I tried to scatter across the back sides and along the steps of the fire escapes and on the window sills and through the dark halls…" - Woody Guthrie