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Here I stand by  John Beecher - Hardcover - 1941 - from Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB and

Here I stand

by Beecher, John

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New York: Twice A Year Press, 1941. Hardcover. 42p., first edition, one of 400 unsigned copies, this copy not numbered, very good condition in lke dj. Beecher, born in New York City, grew up in Birmingham, Alabama and worked at the open hearth furnaces in Birmingham's steel mills. This experience contributed to the working class imagery and related radicalism that informed all of his poetry. Beecher, after World War II, took a teaching position at San Francisco State University, in 1950 he was fired from it for refusing to sign a loyalty oath. In 1977 the California legislature reinstated his position at the University.

  • Bookseller: Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 233548
  • Title: Here I stand
  • Author: Beecher, John
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Twice A Year Press
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1941
  • Keywords: Labor - American 1940S California Poetry Alabama
  • Bookseller catalogs: Poetry; Labor - American; California; 1940S; Alabama;


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