By: Townsend, John D.
New York, Margaret Townsend Tagliapietra: 1901
Inscription: Two TLS Tipped In
Seller ID: mjp36
Condition: Very Good
Two typed letters [carbons with ink notations ] from Margret Townsend Tagliapietra (John Townsend's daughter) tipped in. The author chronicles graft and corruption within the political, public, and business life of NYC circa 1965 - 1890s. Boss Tweed, Tammany Hall and the Boss system of misgoverning NYC--- all the scenes and actors of that time are depicted and deplored. Margret Townsend Tagliapietra was the publisher for this privately printed, by subscription only, book. View More...