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One of the American Canons' most beloved--if also least productive--players, Bartleby bats last in the line-up.

Bartleby has never recorded a hit, but he does get on base fairly often, as he either strikes out or walks. When asked why he has never once swung his bat, Bartleby replied as one would expect him to.

A former scrivener who played stick ball on Wall Street while playing hooky from work, Bartleby now plays defense in left-field, where his answers often seem to come from.

Headstrong, reluctant, somewhat bemused workers of the world, unite.

Artwork featured on front left chest is an original hand drawing of the “No” sign or in this case the “prefer not to sign” The back of the shirt features the #9 and the Name BARTLEBY.

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Bartleby the Scrivener - Melville - Literary T-Shirt - New Reader Book Gift - NOVEL-T

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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: alternative aparrel tshirt, white and black screen printing ink, custom cut tag with special writing on it
  • Ships worldwide from United States
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