New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1973. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 251 pages, 8vo, red cloth, dust wrapper with mylar sleeve. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, (1973). A near fine copy in a fine dust wrapper. This is the first book to show how Woolf's vision of reality and her aesthetics are rooted in her experiences as a manic-depressive.
New York: Associated American Artists, 1937. Lithograph. Image measures 9.4 x 12". This lithograph by the esteemed American artist Thomas Hart Benton shows a father pulling his two children on a mule-drawn cart. The children's expressions and body language demonstrate fatigue, and it is likely that their journey has been long. This lithograph documents a migratory stage in American history in a fashion typical of Benton: surfaces and skies undulate rhythmically, drawing the viewer into the scene and creating a....
New York: John Day, 1934. xiv, 300pp. 12mo, blue cloth, d.w. slightly chipped, otherwise very good. New York: John Day, (1934). First Edition First printing with the word "Party" on page X of the foreword instead of word "Property," and the word "Willing" on page 162 instead of the word "Unwilling." In this work, Franklin D. Roosevelt outlines his New Deal policies and accomplishments. The dust jacket has red, white, and blue colors with a portrait of Franklin Roosevelt on the backside.
New York: John Day, 1934. xiv, 300pp. 12mo, blue cloth, lower part of back cover lightly soiled, lower corners lightly bumped. New York: John Day, (1934). First Edition First printing with the word "Party" on page X of the foreword instead of word "Property," and the word "Willing" on page 162 instead of the word "Unwilling." In this work, Franklin D. Roosevelt outlines his New Deal policies and accomplishments.
1939. 4to., black and white printed wrappers, 32pp. Text with illustrations. Minor soiling and tears to cover. Cover measures 12 1/2" x 8 1/2". This issue of New Masses, a American workers' monthly steeped in Marxism, is from September 5, 1939. The issue is titled "Why the Pact was Signed: A Guide to the Crisis." As the cover indicates, it includes articles about national and international politics by Theodore Draper, Alter Brody, John Stark, and Richard H. Rovere, among other...
Northridge: Lord John PRess, 1985. Introduction by Anne Tyler. Thin, Square 8vo, cloth backed marbled boards. Northridge: Lord John Press, 1985. Limited First Edition. Fine. Many of these Depression era photographs were taken while Welty was traveling for the WPA. One of 400 copies, signed by Welty & Tyler.