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|RIORDON, William L.||Plunkitt of Tammany Hall: A Series of Very Plain Talks on Very Practical Politics, Delivered by Ex-Senator George Washington Plunkitt, the Tammany Philosopher, from His Rostrum -- the New York County Court-House Bootblack Stand|
Publisher: McClure, Philips and Company, New York, 1905
Used. First edition. Red cloth with white lettering. Lettering dull but readable on the spine, else near fine. Inscribed by the subject of the book: "Senator A.P. Gorman Best Wishes of G.W. Plunkitt." Amusing political philosophy by a powerful and unabashedly corrupt New York politician, who practiced what he referred to as "Honest Graft." Senator Gorman was a U.S. Senator from Maryland who served with Riordon. Considered something of a political classic and with a nice association. See this...
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