[COTTON] DICKSON, Harris
The Story of King Cotton
New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1937. First Edition. Economic and social survey of the American cotton industry, with substantial sections devoted to the economics of tenancy and the plight of southern sharecroppers. Uncommon in jacket. Octavo. Tan cloth boards, lettered in blue on spine and front cover, with applied pictorial label; dustjacket; 309pp; 8 inserted leaves of photographic plates (halftones). Slight toning to endpapers, scattered light soiling to text; else a tight, Near Fine copy in the uncommon pictorial dustwrapper, rubbed and lightly soiled on lighter portions; Very Good.