Left Book Club publications

Campus:
California State University, Northridge
Library:
Delmar T. Oviatt Library
Subject(s):
Left Book Club (London, England) ; Socialism ; Fascism ; Anti-Nazi movement
Description:
Sir Victor Gollancz, publisher, John Strachey, politician and writer, and Harold Laski, political scientist, founded the Left Book Club in 1936 to publish a series of books on resistance to fascism, the threat of war and its prevention, and socialism as a cure for poverty. The Club issued 259 books from 1936 to 1948. Many were written by prominent authors such as Arthur Koestler, George Orwell, Edgar Snow and John Strachey. The Library possesses a nearly complete collection of Left Book Club publications.
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
248 books
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Collection policy:
Unrestricted public access.