Battle Hymn Of China, by Agnes Smedley - First Edition - jacket design by Jean Carlu - Alfred A. Knopf, January 1943 - LCCN 43012192 -
Battle Hymn Of China, by Agnes Smedley (1892-1950)
Alfred A. Knopf, January 1943
"First Edition" Library of Congress Catalog Number 43012192
First Edition, with the original dust jacquet, designed by a well known French Graphic Designer named JEAN CARLU (1900-1997) who spent the WWII years in New York working on Madison Avenue in the Advertising and Publishing industries.
Agnes Smedley was a prolific journalist, activist and novelist who is largely remembered today for her first novel, DAUGHTER OF EARTH, published in 1929 to great critical and commercial aclaim. DAUGHTER OF EARTH was republished several times by The Feminist Press, starting in 1975.
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