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Off the Straight and Narrow

By: Colgate, Caroline Bayard

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Lee Furman, Inc.: (c.1937)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15590

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dj


[good solid clean copy, light shelfwear, tiny tear in binding at top of spine; jacket a bit scuffed, with moderate soiling and light edgewear, vertical crease down middle of spine]. This is "the story of one woman's adventures on the other side of the track." A woman of "wealth and social position," Mrs. Colgate decided to devote her efforts to "befriending some who scoffed at friendship -- wayward men, delinquent children, prisoners, and inmates of various institutions." Her field work, which took her to "juvenile courts, houses of correction, reformatories, sta... View more info