First edition (NAP) Beige cloth, brown titles and topstain. No DJ. With a critical (and lengthy) Introduction by Joseph Freeman. Includes fiction, poetry, reportage, drama and literary criticism by many now-classic writers of the second quarter of the 20th century, including: Erskine Caldwell, James T. Farrell, Langston Hughes, John Dos Passos, Kenneth Patchen, Michael Gold, Richard Wright, Archibald MacLeish, Muriel Rukeyser, Meridel Le Seuer, Malcolm Cowley and other luminaries. Book very good with sound binding and cloth somewhat soiled and age-discolored. 379 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 14384
Title: Proletarian Literature in the United States
Publisher: International Publishers
Publication Date: 1935
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: 1st Edition.
Book Description International Pubishers, New York, 1936. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good-. First Edition-Second Impression. One of the best anthologies of Proletarian literature ever, with selections not found anywhere else excep in rare original sources. Includes fiction by Erskine Caldwell, Jack Conroy, John Dos Passos, and others; poetry by Maxwell Bodenheim, Langston Hughes, and many others; and drama, journalism, literary criticism, etc. Book is clean, unmarked and tight. Jacket spine has been repaired, retains a small chip; there are two small chips to the edges. Otherwise a very good copy protected by a plastic jacket cover. Size: Octavo. Seller Inventory # 1358505