Burro Alley. SOCIAL FICTION, Edwin CORLE, NEW MEXICO.

Burro Alley

New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1946. First Edition Thus. Strikingly designed and beautifully produced reissue of Corle's third book, a Depression-era fantasy set on a Santa Fe street-corner during a single day in 1938. Originally published by Random House in 1938. Edwin Corle (1906-1956) was a New Mexico author best known for his portrayals of American Indian life; he collaborated with his friend Merle Armitage on at least two other books, including a 1949 biography of Russian composer Igor Stravinsky. Octavo (22cm). Original decorated paper-covered boards; dustjacket; 270, (2)pp. Number 447 of 1500 copies in the signed, limited reissue, designed by Merle Armitage. Small chip to paper at bottom of rear board, else fine in lightly soiled, VG jacket.

Price: $75.00

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