Geismar, Maxwell WRITERS IN CRISIS: The American Novel Between Two Wars
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1942. First edition: bound galley proofs. Hardcover. Very good, with some foxing to covers and page edges, mild rippling to front cover, a few scribbled notes to first page, mild wear and creasing to corners; padbound, within blue cardstock covers, with maroon shelfback; printed front cover label.
Major work by the literary historian and critic whose writings helped secure the reputations of the writers treated here: Lardner, Hemingway, Dos Passos, Faulkner, Wolfe and Steinbeck.