Beggars of Life: A Hobo Autobiography. Jim Tully.
Beggars of Life: A Hobo Autobiography
Beggars of Life: A Hobo Autobiography
Beggars of Life: A Hobo Autobiography
Beggars of Life: A Hobo Autobiography

Beggars of Life: A Hobo Autobiography

New York: Albert and Charles Boni, 1924.

First edition. Signed by Jim Tully on front free endpaper with inscription on the front free endpaper. 336 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Very Good+ with slight lean to spine, rubbed tips, small tear to bottom edge of front free endpaper, small tear to half title. Lacking dust jacket. Contemporary Hollywood bookstore label on paste down.

Irish-American hobo, boxer, tree-surgeon, and writer Jim Tully's autobiographical novel of life on the road. Its style is spare, a precursor of Hemingway's shift in American writing towards a more "proletarian" style that mimicked everyday speech. Item #140940914

Price: $300.00

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