Pete the Tramp.

Russell, C. D. [Clarence].

Published by John Martin's House Inc., Kenosha, Wisconsin, 1945
Used / Hardcover / Quantity Available: 1
From John Michael Lang Fine Books, ABAA (Seattle, WA, U.S.A.)
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book
Add to basket
Price: 29.50
Convert Currency
Shipping: 3.68
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

Save for Later

About the Book

Bibliographic Details

Title: Pete the Tramp.

Publisher: John Martin's House Inc., Kenosha, Wisconsin

Publication Date: 1945

Binding: Hardcover


11" x 7.75". [24pp.] Very mild soiling and edge wear, overall a nice near fine copy in a bright VG+ dust jacket with some light soiling. Rusell created pete the tramp for Judge, a humor magazine. The scraggly wayfarer quickly became a mascot for the Depression Era. His adventures in living day-to-day by wits alone became a sort of call to action and inspiration for those struggling to get a brother to spare a dime. King Features Syndicate championed the Pete the Tramp strip for 31 years, encouraging Russell to find new slice-of-life exploits until 1963. Bookseller Inventory # 3458

Bookseller & Payment Information

Payment Methods

This bookseller accepts the following methods of payment:

  • American Express
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Direct Debit (Personally Authorized Payment)
  • MasterCard
  • Money Order
  • Visa

[Search this Seller's Books]

[List this Seller's Books]

[Ask Bookseller a Question]

Bookseller: John Michael Lang Fine Books, ABAA
Address: Seattle, WA, U.S.A.

AbeBooks Bookseller Since: 13 March 2001
Bookseller Rating: 2-star rating

Terms of Sale:

Washington state residents subject to 9.5% sales tax. Checks, money orders and
credit cards accepted. (Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover.) Any
item may be returned for any reason within a reasonable time frame; prior notice
appreciated. (Genealogy books excepted.)

Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Store Description: John Michael Lang Fine Books is a brick & mortar book shop in Seattle's Ballard neighborhood. We are located at: 5416 - 20th Ave. NW Seattle, WA 98107 Our phone number is 206 624 4100. We maintain an inventory of fine books, photographs, art, and ephemera in many fields. Occasional catalogs issued. We are members of the ABAA, the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America.