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Frost, Robert (1874-1963)

Auction:
2526B
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$267$225

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2526B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 14, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

Frost, Robert (1874-1963), Four titles, all New York: Henry Holt and Company, 8vo, comprising: A Boy's Will, 1915, first edition, second printing, blue cloth, (lacking dust jacket); Selected Poems, 1924, second printing, green cloth with dust jacket; West-Running Brook, 1928, stated first edition, but likely second printing, half green cloth, pictorial gold-toned illustration on front, gilt spine lettering, with dust jacket, 8vo, (minor toning to dust jacket and with edge chipping); and A Further Range, 1936, first edition, first printing, gilt lettered red cloth with dust jacket, 8vo, (dust jacket with minor dampstaining, soiling, toning, and edge chipping, leaning);
Estimate $200-400

Keywords

printing, Henry Holt, likely second printing, Book design, Bookbinding

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