Why Work or The Coming Age of Leisure and Plenty. Roger PAYNE.

Why Work or The Coming Age of Leisure and Plenty.

Boston: Meador, 1939.

Item #SKB-6174

Hardbound in dust jacket. First edition. Inscribed by the author. Payne, a self-proclaimed "hobo philosopher," describes his theory of living simply, stating that he can survive happily by working one day a week. He suggests that with proper management of America's industrial capability we could produce a comfortable lifestyle for all with minimum human labor. Nice dust jacket photo of the author with backpack and hobo garb. Fore-edge of front board faded, else very good plus in moderately worn dust jacket with a couple of large chips. Scarce in dust jacket.

Price: $150.00

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