Benet, Stephen Vincent
John Brown's Body
New York: Doubleday, Doran and Company, (1934). Hard Cover. Later edition. 8vo. 3 quater turqoise leather backed blue cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Spine is faded with 5 raised bands and gilt designs to the 6 compartments. Exterior shows minor wear including fading and rubbing to the boards. top edge of text block is gilt. Marble end pages. Inscription on second free endpage reads "Charles M. Nes Jr., From Father, Oct. 19, 1934." Minor browning to edge of text block but does not effect text. Piece of newspaper originally used as bookmark still included and has left a browning on pages 288 and 289. Text is clean and bright. Partially untrimmed pages. 377 pages. Poetry. POE/100407. Near Fine.