"THE EMERGENCE OF BLACK LITERARY MODERNISM": CLAUDE MCKAY'S SPRING IN NEW HAMPSHIRE, 1920
MCKAY, Claude. Spring in New Hampshire. London, 1920.
First edition of McKay's seminal volume of 31 poems including iconic works such as Harlem Dancer and The Lynching, published in London shortly before his return to America as a leader of the Harlem Renaissance, with frontispiece portrait, uncut and unopened in fragile original wrappers. $1500.