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MCKAY, Claude.

A Long Way From Home.

Published: New York: Lee Furman Inc, 1937

Stock code: 110125

Price: £225

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First edition, first printing, in the first issue orange cloth binding, of this autobiographical work by one of the most important intellectuals associated with the Harlem Renaissance. Here, McKay recounts political and literary work undertaken during a journey across England, France, Germany, Spain, Russia, and northern Africa, including his meetings with notable reformers, politicians, and authors.

Octavo. Original orange cloth, spine and front board with black foil title labels lettered in copper, top edge black. With the pictorial dust jacket. Extremities lightly rubbed. An excellent copy in a lightly edge-chipped jacket wit a few small tape repairs on the verso.

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