Daddy-O

$45.00

This hipster ain’t no gin mill cowboy hanging paper. Wigged out, quit pearl diving, and headed out to find City Lights. Kerouac said it all, “Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road.” Book: 500 Best BEAT Poems of America.  Doll:  Little Leather Library Series, “Daddy-O.”  Approximately 9″x4″.

Description

From 1916 to 1923, the Little Leather Library Corporation published miniature books of literary classics. The books measured approximately 3”x4” and eventually included over a hundred titles. The books were first distributed as free premiums in Whitman’s Chocolate Boxes, and later were sold through the mail and in stores such as Woolworth’s.

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