The Dial, April 1922, Volume LXXII, Number 4 [containing Poem ("at the head of this street a gasping organ...") by Cummings]

Very Good. Item #7276

New York: The Dial Publishing Company, Inc., 1922. First edition. Octavo (10" x 6"); 448 pp. Original pale pink printed wrappers. Black and white illustrations throughout. Cover toned and stamped with "Property of the Boston Art Club" and "Not to be taken from the Social Floor." Edge wear with some small closed tears. Binding sound. Small closed tears on page 352 and 355, text not affected. Pages clean and unmarked.

The Dial was the first periodical to publish E.E. Cummings, and did so consistently starting in 1920.

[Tucker, Robert and Dagmar Reutlinger, E. E. Cummings as an Artist: The Dial Drawings, The Massachusetts Review, Vol. 16, No. 2 (Spring, 1975), pp. 329-356].

Price: $45.00