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Archy Does His Part Don Marquis

Archy Does His Part - Don Marquis

London: Faber & Faber, 1936, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good — in Good Dust Wrapper. Plain paper dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with loss to the top edge and heavier toning to the spine. Previous owners' name to the first blank. Pages lightly age-tanned.

From the cover: “Archy, the inspired cockroach, is here again, with fresh reports on life in a great city and on that famous cat mehitabel, who is well known to be educated, liberated and amoral, archy, we may mention, claims to be a victim of transmigration, the soul of a vers libre bard in the body of a cockroach, he writes without punctuation because he is forced to use his head to butt the keys of the typewriter one at a time, and he is not able to reach the shift key in order to make punctuation marks or capital letters.”

Size: 7½" x 5". Grey boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 203 pages.
Archy Does His Part Don Marquis