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The Disinherited [Inscribed]
New York: Covici Friede, 1934. Conroy's first novel, cited by Walter Rideout as "one of the relatively few proletarian novels written by a working-class author." After the deaths of his brothers and father in a series of mining accidents, Conroy's protagonist bounces around the country, working an endless string of...
[Item #17574]
Price: $350.00
 
The Disinherited [Inscribed]. Jack CONROY, novel, Murray LEVIN, jacket design.
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From Flushing to Calvary
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1932. First Edition. The second novel in Dahlberg's proletarian trilogy, which includes Bottom Dogs (1929) and Those Who Perish (1934). From Flushing to Calvary paints a realistic picture of slum life around Calvary Cemetary, New York. Though Dahlberg rejected this early work later in...
[Item #18411]
Price: $250.00
 
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Those Who Perish
New York: The John Day Company, 1934. First Edition. The third novel in Dahlberg's proletarian trilogy, which includes Bottom Dogs (1929) and From Flushing to Calvary (1932). Those Who Perish is a psychological novel of American Jews and their reactions to the coming of German Nazism. Though Dahlberg rejected this...
[Item #18412]
Price: $200.00
 
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Those Who Perish
New York: The John Day Company, 1934. First Edition. The third novel in Dahlberg's proletarian trilogy, which includes Bottom Dogs (1929) and From Flushing to Calvary (1932). Those Who Perish is a psychological novel of American Jews and their reactions to the coming of German Nazism. Though Dahlberg rejected this...
[Item #27170]
Price: $150.00
 
Those Who Perish. Edward DAHLBERG.
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Bottom Dogs
London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1929. First UK Edition. Dahlberg's first novel, and the first volume in his proletarian trilogy, which includes Those Who Perish (1934) and From Flushing to Calvary (1932). A novel portraying the seamy side of American life through the eyes of a man who spent his early...
[Item #18413]
Price: $150.00
 
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Bottom Dogs
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1930. First American Edition. Dahlberg's first novel, and the first volume in his proletarian trilogy, which includes Those Who Perish (1934) and From Flushing to Calvary (1932). A novel portraying the seamy side of American life through the eyes of a man who spent his...
[Item #22382]
Price: $175.00
 
Bottom Dogs. Edward DAHLBERG, novel, D. H. LAWRENCE, introduction.
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Darkness and Dawn
Boston: Small, Maynard, 1914. Second Printing. Future utopia, in which a cooperative commonwealth is established following a series of catastrophes that destroy most of Earth's population. Originally envisioned as a trilogy (and so published, serially, in Cavalier, 1912-13), the book was brought out in one volume in 1914. BLEILER (Checklist...
[Item #17177]
Price: $75.00
 
Darkness and Dawn. George Allan ENGLAND.
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Young Lonigan: A Boyhood in Chicago Streets
New York: The Vanguard Press, 1932. First Edition. Farrell's first novel, and a high-point of the proletarian genre. Farrell would follow this debut with The Young Manhood of Studs Lonigan (1934) and Judgment Day (1935), completing a trilogy which Michael Sadleir called "the most impressive study of degeneration since Zola's...
[Item #18246]
Price: $800.00
 
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Sibadakesi [Spartacus]
Shanghai: Shanghai dianying yizhichang (Shanghai Film Dubbing Studio), [n.d. but ca.1960's]. An early transcript for subtitling Stanley Kubrick's Oscar-winning 1960 film adaptation of Howard Fast's 1951 novel - an artifact reflecting the reach of the film which, for a Hollywood blockbuster, was uniquely acceptable in socialist countries. Perhaps the most...
[Item #27238]
Price: $200.00
 
Sibadakesi [Spartacus]. Howard FAST.
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The Death and Birth of David Markand: An American Story
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934. First Edition. Frank's sequel to Dark Mother, a strike novel in which a tobocco company executive searches for social order among farmers and workers. A much better example than usually seen of this wear-prone title. HANNA 1299, BLAKE p.252, RIDEOUT p.296. First Printing. Octavo...
[Item #31017]
Price: $200.00
 
The Death and Birth of David Markand: An American Story. Waldo FRANK, novel, Rockwell KENT, cover design.
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Judios Sin Dinero [Jews Without Money]
Madrid: Editorial Fenix, 1933. Second Spanish Edition. Spanish-language edition of Gold's classic portrayal of Jewish life in Manhattan's Lower East Side. First published in the US in 1929; the first Spanish edition followed in 1930 (Madrid: Cenit); the current edition is uncommon, with fewer than 5 holdings in North America...
[Item #19997]
Price: $125.00
 
Judios Sin Dinero [Jews Without Money]. Michael GOLD.
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Swing Shift
New York: Citadel Press, 1951. First edition. Quite nice copy of this rather undistinguished (aside from its splendid proletarian dustjacket) 1950s labor novel, presented as the fictionalized biography of an American labor organizer and railroad-worker. The action is interspersed with long passages of Marxist theory. "Margaret Graham" was the pseudonym...
[Item #14428]
Price: $50.00
 
Swing Shift. Margaret GRAHAM, pseud.
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The Scarlet Shadow: A Story of the Great Colorado Conspiracy
Girard, KS: The Appeal to Reason, 1907. First Edition. A novel of the Colorado mine wars, billed in the Publisher's introduction as "unique...from the fact that the author has introduced a new experiment in realistic story writing, in that all his characters are real persons and only in a few...
[Item #31253]
Price: $250.00
 
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The Road
New York: Red Star Press, 1933. Second Printing. Socialist romance, described by Rideout as the "...only radical novel published in the thirties which was deliberately written as a romance...even to its stilted prose, an unrepresentative anachronism." Spiro/Marlen, a one-time leader of the Trotskyist Communist League of America, was also the...
[Item #14587]
Price: $75.00
 
The Road. PROLETARIAN FICTION, RIDEOUT NOVELS, George MARLEN, pseud. George SPIRO.
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The Chute
New York: Viking Press, 1937. First Edition. Presentable copy of Halper's most straightforwardly radical novel, written after his decided move to the Left following negative responses by leftist critics to his first two novels. HANNA 1548. RIDEOUT p.298. Octavo (21.5cm). Original tan cloth, red topstain, 558pp; dustjacket. Slight lean to...
[Item #14533]
Price: $50.00
 
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Tucker's People
New York: L.B. Fischer, 1943. First Edition. Wolfert's first novel, and his only venture into crime fiction. Tucker's People, based loosely on the life and times of mobster Dutch Schultz, was praised as one of the finest and most realistic crime novels of its day - a novel Walter Rideout...
[Item #23816]
Price: $200.00
 
Tucker's People. Ira WOLFERT.