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Bars and Shadows: The Prison Poems of Ralph Chaplin

£20.00

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Ralph Chaplin was a member of Industrial Workers of the World (the 'Wobblies'): an organisation that challenged the divide between rich and poor in the United States. When the USA became involved in the Great War, the opinions of Chaplin and his cohorts resulted in him being imprisoned for conspiracy to obstruct the prosecution of the war. During his twenty year sentence he continued to express his views through the medium of poetry.

Hardback book in good condition. Bumping to ends of spine, corners and top edges. Edges shelfworn. With a fair to good dustacket. Spine and edges worn. Top edges creased with small tears to front top edge. The book has a gift inscription (To my dear comrades ...) on the front endpaper dated Christmas 1922

Item details

Author(s):
Chaplin, Ralph
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1st edition 1922
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
48
Title:
Bars and Shadows: The Prison Poems of Ralph Chaplin

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Ralph Chaplin was a member of Industrial Workers of the World (the 'Wobblies'): an organisation that challenged the divide between rich and poor in the United States. When the USA became involved in the Great War, the opinions of Chaplin and his cohorts resulted in him being imprisoned for conspiracy to obstruct the prosecution of the war. During his twenty year sentence he continued to express his views through the medium of poetry.

Hardback book in good condition. Bumping to ends of spine, corners and top edges. Edges shelfworn. With a fair to good dustacket. Spine and edges worn. Top edges creased with small tears to front top edge. The book has a gift inscription (To my dear comrades ...) on the front endpaper dated Christmas 1922

Author(s):
Chaplin, Ralph
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1st edition 1922
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
48
Title:
Bars and Shadows: The Prison Poems of Ralph Chaplin

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