(Books About Books) BLACK SUN The Brief Transit and Violent Eclipse of Harry Crosby
New York Random House 1976 (xiii) 367 (1) pages. Illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated, primarily from vintage black and white photographs, including a frontis picture of Harry Crosby in his WWI uniform with his Croix de Guerre. Tan cloth with gilt titling. Octavo. Chronology. Notes. Bibliography. Index. The story of Harry Crosby, a wealthy young man damaged by service in World War One, who, with his wife Caresse, founded and operated Black Sun Press in expatriate France and published several important works. From the jacket: "Rich with the texture of the twenties, and with the vitality of Paris in those years, Black Sun is cultural history and literary biography of the first rank." A FINE copy in a FINE dust jacket, now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address.
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