[RADICAL & PROLETARIAN FICTION] [IRELAND] DESMOND, Shaw
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1919. First American Edition. A very scarce socialist strike novel, "culminating in a general strike and a battle in the streets," by the Irish novelist best known for his later forays into the study of psychic phenomena. There was a simultaneous British edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 332pp. Page edges dusty, else a tight, straight copy, near to Fine, in the very scarce dustjacket, toned and chafed on spine with brief closed tears, losses at corners and heel of spine; nibbling to upper spine, just into lettering of title; Good.