Waterfront Priest.

By: Allen Raymond

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Hardcover, Stated First Edition Henry Holt 269 pages. Very Good+, in a VG DJ. Just a touch of shelf/edge wear to dark blue cloth boards with light blue and copper titles - corners sharp. Minor shelf/edge wear and some minor chipping to the spine of unclipped DJ - now in mylar. Introduction by Budd Schulberg who was the screenwriter for the film On the Waterfront, starring Marlon Brando, Rod Steiger and Karl Malden -- The character of Father Barry (Karl Malden) was based on the real-life "waterfront priest" Father John M. Corridan, S.J., a Jesuit priest and graduate of Regis High School who operated a Roman Catholic labor school on the west side of Manhattan. Father Corridan was interviewed extensively by Schulberg, who also wrote the foreword to a biography of Father Corridan, Waterfront Priest by Allen Raymond. Handsome copy and Very Scarce. LOC FB-03

Title: Waterfront Priest.

Author Name: Allen Raymond

Categories: Biography & Autobiography,

Publisher: Henry Holt & Company: 1955-01-01

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 161004007

Keywords: Autobiography,