The Jungle. Upton Sinclair.

The Jungle

Very Good. Item #9365

New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1906. First Edition, later Issue with broken "1" on copyright page and misprinted "3" on page 385. Octavo (20cm.); publisher's pictorial green cloth stamped in black and white; [8],413pp. General shelf wear, corners bumped, white portions of cloth decoration partly effaced to upper cover, white spine lettering entirely perished, contemporary gift inscription on front free endpaper; overall Very Good, internally clean and sound.

Sinclair's most famous novel describes the horrid labor conditions and unsafe food protections widespread in the Chicago meat-packing district. The dedication page reads, simply: "To the Workingmen of America."

Price: $50.00