Nathanael West

The Day of the Locust

originally published:
New York : Random House

We offered this copy of the first edition in our Catalog 108.


  • Modern Library 100 Best Novels(073)
  • Time Magazine 100 Novels(1939)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 10/17/1903
died: 12/22/1940
born as: Nathan Wallenstein Weinstein

American writer best known for satiric novels of the 1930s. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature