Important Books & Manuscripts - 30th Anniversary Sale | 30 May 2013
Frost (Robert) - A Boy's Will,
Sold for £2500
A Boy's Will,
first edition, second issue with correct spelling to p.14, signed presentation inscription from the author, original blue cloth, blocked in gilt square to upper cover, glacine dust-jacket, a little browned at spine, chipped, New York, ; North of Boston, reprint, signed autograph first stanza of 'The Pasture' to endpaper, New York, 1932; New Hampshire, reprint, signed autograph poem 'Neither Out Far Nor in Deep' to endpaper, New York, 1928; West-Running Brook, first edition, first issue without 'first edition' statement, signed autograph stanza from 'A Soldier' to endpaper, New York, 1928; Mountain Interval, reprint, signed autograph poem 'The Line Gang' to endpaper, additionally singed by the author on title page, New York, 1931, original cloth or boards, dust-jackets, a little chipped at spine ends, but generally excellent copies ; and 3 others by the same, 8vo (8)
⁂ A superb collection of inscribed works by Robert Frost. All inscriptions are to Stowe Lovejoy.
Provenance: the Lovejoy estate.
Thursday 30 May 2013, 1.00pm
24 Maddox Street
28th May 9.30am - 5.30pm
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30th May from 9.30am