New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1931. First Trade Edition. The native Brooklyn author's first book, a collection of poems, several of which first appeared in the New Yorker, McCall's, and Harper's Magazine. While the book still had the working title April's Daughter prior to publication, Kent committed himself to designing and illustrating the volume in order to make its release "an event" in literary circles (The Brooklyn Daily Eagle, 5 April ,1931, p. 84). Slim octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth in yellow pictorial dust jacket; 64pp.; illus. throughout. Jacket spine and extremities darkened, minor edge wear, else Near Fine in Very Good jacket. (Inventory #: 29290)
The history, literature, and art of American social movements, including Civil Rights, Feminism, Labor History, Radical Politics, and Counterculture.
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