Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1941. Evans, Walker. First edition. Original black cloth, blocked in silver. Rear endpaper stained from a newsprint enclosure, else a fine copy in a near fine dust jacket, only slightly faded on the spine and with a few small closed tears. Inscribed by Evans in pencil to the photographer and collector "Arnold Crane / from Walker Evans / memorably." Item #32633
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men was a complete failure on publication - only 600 copies were sold during the first year.