Americans Abroad. An Anthology. With autographed photographs and biographic sketches of the authors.
The Hague, The Servire Press, 1932. Large 8vo. Cloth-backed boards with dust jacket. XII, 476 p. First edition. Cover has some tears and wear, backstrip a bit discolored, top repaired with scotch tape - but still very decorative. Apart from a little inkstain at the side of the bookblock, the book itself in excellent condition. A rich selection of important (and less important) American authors living abroad, a.o. Conrad Aiken, Djuna Barnes, Kay Boyle, Malcolm Cowley, Caresse and Harry Crosby, e.e. cummings, John Dos Passos, James Farrell, Charles Henri Ford, Emma Goldman, Ernest Hemingway, Eugene Jolas, Henry Miller (Shifreen & Jackson B1, first publication in a book), Peter Neagoe, Gertrude Stein, Richard Thoma and William Carlos Williams. With (auto)biographical sketches of all authors, accompanied by a reproduction of a signed photograph. Rare with the attractive dustwrapper, printed in red and grey.
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