Book #20510

Selected Poems: New and Old, 1923-1966 - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Robert Penn Warren
Selected Poems: New and Old, 1923-1966 - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Robert Penn Warren.
Selected Poems: New and Old, 1923-1966 - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Random House, 1966.

First edition/first printing limited to 250 copies (this one being unnumbered, out of series) in Fine condition, embossed cloth boards, SIGNED by author Robert Penn Warren on limitation page. Near Fine dust-jacket with little edge wear in original, sunfaded slipcase. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century, as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number and signature on top left pastedown.

Regarded as one of the best poets of his generation, Robert Penn Warren also received tremendous recognition for All the King's Men, which won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1947.

Price: $159.00

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