Very Good. Item #7365
New York: Transition, 1936. First Edition. 216 pages. Black and white photographs. Miro-illustrated wraps.
25th issue of the experimental literary journal. Contains the first of three installments of Jolas's translation of Franz Kafka's "The Metamorphosis." This first installment predates by a year A.L. Lloyd's first complete-in-book-form English translation [London: Parton Press, 1937], though Jolas's final installment did not appear in Transition until 1938. Issue also contains sections on "Paramyths", "Inter-racial Documents," and a "Vertigral Workshop."
Wraps creased and toned with a tear at top of spine. Sound in binding. Some foxing to preliminaries.