Shanks to Shakers: Reflections of the Missouri State Penitentiary [Hardcover] [Jan 01, 2011] ... 0615503780
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Book Description Jefferson City Convention & Visitors Bureau, Jefferson City , MO, 2011. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 4to, oblong, 148 pp. First Printing of First Edition. Bound in brown leathette, with copper embossed titles on front cover and spine. Book is Fine, and signed by author inside the front cover on the first fep. Jacket is near to fine, with only a wrinkle along the top of the rear panel. "The word shank is prison slang for a knife. The word shaker, in the context used here, refers to salt and pepper shakers made and sold at the Missouri State Pen." .The title represents the broad spectrum of artifacts [illustrated] in this book." [including] inmate artwork, woodwork, and other handiwork. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 1514605