Machinery. MacKnight Black.

Machinery

New York: Horace Liveright, 1929. First edition. 8vo, 80pp; black cloth. Fine in a bright graphic dust jacket (by Jacks) with a pair of closed tears to the front panel and a bit of shallow chipping. Item #205456

First book by the Philadelphia poet, a collection of verses celebrating the urban landscape and the machine age. Black would die two years later after an appendix operation, cutting short a promising career.

Price: $150.00

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