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The State of the Nation (Little Man Series 4) by  Alvin Levin  J. Calder Joseph - Paperback - 1st edition - 1940 - from Philip Smith, Bookseller and Biblio.co.uk

The State of the Nation (Little Man Series 4)

by Lowry, Robert (ed.), James Flora (Jim Flora, logo illustrator), William Saroyan, Weldon Kees, Gilbert Neiman, Arthur Blair, J. Calder Joseph, Alvin Levin

Condition: Fine/No Jacket (as issued)


Cincinnati: The Little Man Press, 1940. 1st edition. Soft cover. Fine/No Jacket (as issued). Near Fine. 8vo, 100pp, stapled wrappers (embellished with silver stars). 1 of 750 copies of this collection edited by and featuring Robert Lowry, and published by his Little Man Press (a co-venture with illustrator James Flora, who contributes the back cover logo design and one interior ad illustration). Advertising leaflet bound in. Nice copy, with the original sticker ornaments to wrappers intact. Minor band of sunning to back wrapper, bound-in leaflet has yellowed title page, cover ornaments lightly abraded, but a fresh copy overall.


  • Bookseller: Philip Smith, Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 2900
  • Title: The State of the Nation (Little Man Series 4)
  • Author: Lowry, Robert (ed.), James Flora (Jim Flora, logo illustrator), William Saroyan, Weldon Kees, Gilbert Neiman, Arthur Blair, J. Calder Joseph, Alvin Levin
  • Format/binding:Soft cover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket (as issued)
  • Edition: 1st edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Cincinnati: The Little Man Press
  • Date published: 1940
  • Keywords: Robert Lowry Little Man Press James Flora Jim Flora State of the Nation Cincinnati William Saroyan Weldon Kees Gilbert Neiman Arthur Blair J. Calder Joseph Alvin Levin
  • Bookseller catalogs: Poetry : Modern : Periodicals;
  • Subjects: FICTION / General;


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