Dead Reckoning. A Book of Poems.
New York: Random House, 1938. 8vo, 56 pp. Original brown cloth, backstrip lettered in gilt. Original printed dustjacket unclipped, toned and somewhat wormed at the folds. First printing of the authors third collection of poetry. Fearing was a proletarian poet of the Great Depression. He was also journalist and a pulp writer with several pseudonyms and a string of psychological thrillers, the best known being The Big Clock (1946).
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