Hardcover First American Edition with light shelfwear to edges and boards. DJ protected with mylar and not clipped. Pages tight and clean. Library discard with usual marks and attachments. Pocket removed. ISBN from 1977 edition. 429 pages. HardCover Binding. Year: 1973. ISBN: 0860680037. The dirt-hard, proletarian feminist novel recreates the amazing life story of an American working woman whose writing has been lost to generations of readers, a casualty of the McCarthy era. This work has been unavailable in bookstores and in most libraries since 1935 when the original edition of 1929 was reprinted in an abridged version with an introduction by Malcolm Crowley. This is the complete edition of the original text.