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In the American jungle, 1925-1936.

Author: Waldo David Frank
Publisher: Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press [1968]
Series: Essay index reprint series.
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Frank, Waldo David, 1889-1967.
In the American jungle, 1925-1936.
Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press [1968]
(OCoLC)747117671
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Waldo David Frank
OCLC Number: 284492
Notes: Essays.
"First published 1937."
Description: xi, 302 pages illustrations, portrait 22 cm.
Contents: One: Boom Year Sketches --
1. Discover The New World --
2. A Savage Isle --
3. A Mob and a Machine --
4. Murder as Bad Art --
5. The Battle of a Century and a Half --
6. Ennobling our Criminals --
7. Reading the Sports --
8. The New Conquistadores --
. 9. Two Faces --
10. The Drug on the Market --
Two: Portraits --
I. Men --
1. Randolph Bourne --
2. Charles Chaplin --
3. D. H. Lawrence --
4. Herbert Croly --
5. Sigmund Freud --
6. Sherwood Anderson --
7. Hart Crane --
II. American Traits --
1. In Defense of our Vulgarity --
2. The Movies and the Masses --
3. The Comedy of Commerce --
4. Jazz and Folk Art --
5. Straight Streets --
III. Ideas --
1. Seriousness and Dada --
2. Mr. Mencken, King of the Philistines --
3. Pseudo Literature --
4. "Utilitarian Art" --
5. Art in our Jungle --
6. The Artist in our Jungle --
7. The Machine and Metaphysics --
Three: Books --
1. Poe at Last --
2. France and Throeau --
3. Fairy Tales for the Old --
4. Dusk and Dawn --
5. Elegy for Anarchism --
6. The Book of Leo Stein --
7. Reflections on Spengler --
8. The Modern Distemper --
9. The "Universe" of T. S. Eliot --
Four: Some Practical Conclusions for the Survival of Man --
1. Solidarity is Not Enough --
2. With Marx, Spinoza... --
3. From Many Messages to Many Peoples: I. War is With Us Now --
II. To the Students of Cuba --
III. The Touchstone --
IV. To Romain Rolland on His Seventeenth Birthday --
V. To the Premier of France --
VI. Values of the Revolutionary Writer --
VII. The Writer's Part in Social Revolution --
4. Terre Haute Hotel.
Series Title: Essay index reprint series.
Responsibility: Photographic decorations by William H. Field.

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