Edited by Guido Bruno in His Garret on Washington Square, New York(1915); HB. VG-; NOT bk clb, NOT remainder, NOT ex-lib; HB- Kraft paper over boards with cloth spine, black heavily rubbed lettering to spine, heavily edgeworn with chipping to spine top, bumping/ rubbing to tips w/board tips showing. ; 184pp- Each chapbook is wrapped in a different colored stock, then hand-cut, the interior pages printed on inexpensive cream stock which is machine cut.
Character , small press publisher + editor, was. A misunderstood idealist who sought to bring art + literature out of its elitist enclave. His support for young unknown talent + his continuing battle for a freer American press led him to help artists such as Frank Harris, Sadakichi Hartmann, Alfred Kreymborg, Hart Crane + Clara Tice.
In court those he fought included the Postmaster General and the New York Society for the Suppression of Vice. Based at his Garret on.He produced a series of. From July 1915 to December 1916. Published poems, short stories, essays, illustrations + plays, as well as special sections, such as "Children's House, " + In Our Village. Usually found as a pair of odd bound books covering the year 1915, this small bound volume of 1st printing issues of the second half of the year 1915 publications of Brunos Chap Books includes a bio on Richard Wagner, a selection from Lord Alfred Douglas essay on his friendship with Oscar Wilde, Djuana Barnes Book of Repulsive Women, and works by Edna Underwood, H. As we are professional booksellers, not photographers, at times there will be imperfections, shadows, discoloration etc due to the process. We will be delighted to send additional photos at your request.
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