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|Riis, Jacob A||How the Other Half Lives: Studies Among the Tenements of New York|
|Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1890|
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1890. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Cloth-backed illustrated paper over boards, gilt-stamped lettering on spine; with frontispiece and 42 illustrations. With laid-in letter, handwritten and signed by Riis. Scuffed at spine tips and along edges of boards; a few light water-spots and some soiling on upper board. Appropriately worn. A ground-breaking work for the social reformer and journalist, this volume is not just important for its subject matter,...