The History of the Haymarket Affair: A Study in the American Social-Revolutionary and Labor Movements
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1936. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo (21.25cm); black cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; yellow topstain; dustjacket; xii,579,pp. Spine ends gently nudged, touch of offsetting to endpapers, else a fresh, Near Fine copy. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $4.00), spine-sunned and dust-soiled, with moderate wear and biopredation, affecting the flap folds and edges, rear panel, and center of the spine panel – all of which have been neatly reinforced with clear tape on recto and verso to reinforce the losses; Good. An indispensable scholarly history of the case. "It deals with a great deal more than the dramatic occurence of the bomb-throwing. It treats of those aspects of the contemporary scene which give the episode meaning" (from rear panel). GLENN 392.