May Days: An Anthology of Masses - Liberator Verse, 1912-1924. RADICAL, PROLETARIAN LITERATURE, Genevieve TAGGARD, J. J. LANKES, illustrations.

May Days: An Anthology of Masses - Liberator Verse, 1912-1924

New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. First Edition. Major anthology of left-wing verse, chosen from the pages of The Masses and its successor publication The Liberator. Contributors include a long roster of major left-wing authors of the period: John Reed, Max Eastman, Louis Ginsberg, James Rorty, Max Bodenheim, Arturo Giovannitti, Jean Toomer, Claude McKay, and many others. Octavo (20.5cm); brown paper and black cloth-covered boards, with titling and decorations stamped in gilt on spine and front cover; black topstain; dustjacket; [xiv],306pp; text illustrations after woodcuts by J.J. Lankes. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped (priced $3.00), gently spine-sunned, with some light dustiness to front panel and a short split to upper front flap fold.

Price: $750.00

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