Chicago: Press of the American Medical Association, 1912. Original Wrappers. Very Good binding. Item #6326
Octavo. , 185, , v, [6 (ads)] pp. Fifth edition, enlarged. As issued, stapled pamphlet with printed wrappers. Only light to moderate wear to what is a somewhat fragile binding; contemporary owner name on the top of the front wrapper. A notable collection of essays, originally published in Collier's, by writer and muckraker. Early in his career, Adams specialized in medical expose and this popular series, often reprinted, garnered him an associate fellow of the American Medical Association. Other notable works include the she short story "Night Bus" that was adapted into the Academy Award winning, It Happened One Night, directed by Frank Capra. American National Biography.