How the Other Half Lives: Studies Among the Tenements of New York by Jacob A. Riis buy used Used & Rare price $5.82 new from $12.92 shop with confidence SPECIAL SHIPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR USED & RARE ITEMS. Please see the special considerations for shipping Used & Rare items, including extended delivery times, possible import duties & taxes. Availability: Ships within 1 week Format: Softcover Publisher: Penguin Classics Condition: The following ISBNs are associated with this title: ISBN - 10: 0140436790 ISBN - 13: 9780140436792 Seller Comments: Book shows minor use. Cover and Binding have minimal wear, and the pages have only minimal creases. Free State Books. Never settle for less. From the Publisher First published in 1890, Jacob Riis''s remarkable study of the horrendous living conditions of the poor in New York City had an immediate and extraordinary impact on society, inspiring reforms that affected the lives of millions of people.