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Author Hammond, Jeffrey, 1950-

Title Little big world : collecting Louis Marx and the American fifties / Jeffrey Hammond.

Imprint Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, c2010.


Description xiii, 118 p. ; 25 cm.
Series Sightline books : the Iowa series in literary nonfiction
Sightline books.
Contents The prospero of Fifth Avenue -- Animal husbandry -- No time like the present -- Little big world -- Left-handed Jesus -- Getting and spending -- Collecting myself.
Subject Safe Driver A. D. I. -- Childhood and youth.
Louis Marx & Co. -- History.
Toys -- Collectors and collecting -- United States.
Toys -- United States -- Anecdotes.
Middle West -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
ISBN 1587299437 (e-book)
9781587299100 (cloth : alk. paper)
1587299100 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781587299438 (e-book)

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