Harper & Brothers, 1935. Item #1647
CULLEN, Countee. THE MEDEA AND SOME POEMS. NY: Harper & Brothers, 1935. Tall 8vo., brick-colored cloth in original dust jacket. First Edition (so stated on the copyright page). This title contains not only a group of lyrics but the author's new rendering of "The Medea," a version written especially for Rose McClendon, the star of "In Abraham's Bosom." In its stage version the choruses are set to music by Virgil Thompson and are designed to be sung. Very Good (contents clean & tight; covers bright); minor wear & little soil (but no chips or tears; $2 price is present) d/j. $125.00.