A Catalogue of Books, Manuscripts, and Other Materials from the Upton Sinclair Archives

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X. BOSTON
180. Letter: From Bartolomeo Vanzetti. 4 October 1923.

Vanzetti thanks Sinclair for visiting him in the Massachusetts State Prison and for writing in his defense.

One sheet (99/16 × 6). Autograph.

181. Typescript, [ 1928].

These several hundred pages of rough notes for the novel Boston represent the second stage in the long process of writing authentic contemporary fiction. The original notes were usually taken on the scene in small notebooks.

Typescript with autograph additions.

182. Boston: A Novel. Albert & Charles Boni: New York, Mcmxxviii.

Bound in green pictorial cloth.

A salesman's dummy containing the first fourteen pages.

183. Boston: en Samtida Historisk Roman. Auktoriserad Oversättning Frân Författareus Manuskript au Eugen Albán. Axel Holmströms Förlag: Stockholm, [ 1928].

In decorative cloth with red morocco spine and corners. Marbled edges.

In Swedish, three volumes.

184. Boston: A Novel. Albert & Charles Boni: New York, Mcmxxviii.

Bound in green pictorial cloth. A two-volume copy sent out in advance of publication for review.

185. Letter: From Michael A. Musmanno. 24 November 1928.

A long favorable critique of Boston by one of the lawyers who worked to free Sacco and Vanzetti.

". . . so far as the Sacco-Vanzetti case proper is concerned, I say without hesitation that you have performed a wonder."

Three sheets (11 × 8½). Signed typescript.

186. De Martelaren van Boston. Geautoriseerde Vertaling Uit het Amerikaansch door C. F. Van Der Horst. Uitgevershuis Ontwikkeling: Amsterdam, 1929.

Bound in black cloth; printed dust jacket.

In Dutch.

187. Preface to Fiction: A Discussion of Great Modern Novels. By Robert Morss Lovett . Thomas S. Rockwell Company: Chicago, 1931.

Bound in dark blue cloth; printed dust jacket.

Chapter seven is devoted to a discussion of Boston.

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A Catalogue of Books, Manuscripts, and Other Materials from the Upton Sinclair Archives
Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page 1
  • Contents 3
  • Introduction 4
  • I. Ancestors 11
  • Iv. the Struggling Artist 12
  • V. the Jungle 14
  • Vi. "Causes" 15
  • Vii. Playwright 24
  • Viii. the "Dead Hand" 27
  • Ix. Oil! 28
  • X. Boston 33
  • Xi. the Epic Campaign 34
  • Xiii. Editor 40
  • Xv. Some Critics 41
  • Xvi. Trophies and Tributes 43
  • Xvii. a Gallery of Portraits 44
  • Xviii. Posters 46
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