Ex-library: stamps/pocket/bookplate/date due slip remnants on endpapers, stamp/wornds on title page, library binding, VG-, corners/spine ends worn some, rubbed some, dj blurb inside, blue cloth, 5 1/4"x 7 3/4", 231pp, Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Machete; "It Happened in Mexico"
Publisher: Southwest Press 1932,
Edition: 1st printing,.
Book Description The Southwest Press, Dallas, 1931, 1931. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. Very Good in a Good Plus jacket with small chip at bottom front edge of the front board and some soiling on back. 1st Printing. 231pp 8vo. Mexico. Seller Inventory # 130126
Book Description The Southwest Press Dallas (1932), 1932. First Edition. Non-fiction title illustrated with photographs. "A sugar plantation in Tehuantepec, Mexico, one hundred miles from the nearest hospital or drug store. Two thousand native laborers from surrounding states. A young American whose official capacity was 'chaperon to a couple of mules' applies a simple 'home remedy' to the infected foot of a native laborer. He is at once dubbed the 'Doctor' and is forced into service and does everything from dentistry to obstetrics". Very Good, some spotty discoloration to cloth, in nearly Very Good dustjacket, chipped at spine ends. Seller Inventory # 26828