[RADICAL & PROLETARIAN FICTION] CANTWELL, Robert The Land of Plenty
Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1971. Reprint. Reissue of Cantwell's best-known and most highly-regarded work, originally published in 1934; the story of a lumbermill strike in the Pacific Northwest. HANNA 601. RIDEOUT p.296. BLAKE p.251. Red cloth boards; dustjacket. Fine copy.
SORDEN, L.G. Lumberjack Lingo
Spring Green, WI: Wisconsin House, Inc. 1969. First Edition. A dictionary of logging terms and slang phrases, begun by the author "...in the early 1930s as part of the logging museum at Rhinelander, Wisconsin." Includes ome 2500 entries, and a brief (1-pp) bibliography. Our favorite: "wearing a wood kimona" (meaning...