Stapled newsprint with some light edge and corner wear. The covers have some holes along the spine and a 1" slit at the top. Paper is toned especially along edges but no more than would be expected from newsprint. New Masses (1926–1948) was one of the succesors to the original Masses (1912-1917). New Masses was associated with the Communist Party in the US, but at its inception was more a magazine of liberal and left wing ideology with writers as diverse as Hemingway, William Carlos Williams, John Dos Passos, Langston Hughes amd many more. It later became a more rigid, Marxist-oriented publication. This issue features articles by Theodore Draper, Ralph Ellison, Ella Winter and others.There are two important articles on the Detroit Raids. ; Vol. XXXV No. 9; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 32 pages
Title: New Masses, February 20, 1940.
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: New York, Weekly Masses Co.: 1940
Book Condition: Very Good
Seller ID: 15420
Keywords: Politics Culture Liberalism Communism Socialism