Item #8330 [INSCRIBED] Collected Poems of Robert Frost. Robert Frost.
[INSCRIBED] Collected Poems of Robert Frost.
[INSCRIBED] Collected Poems of Robert Frost.
[INSCRIBED] Collected Poems of Robert Frost.

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[INSCRIBED] Collected Poems of Robert Frost.

New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1930. Hardcover. 8vo (8.75” x 6.25”), gilt brown cloth. Frontis., 349 pp. Author inscription on ffep. ownership inscription of Wyman Parker on preliminary leaf. Bookplate of Wyman Parker on paste-down. Several contemporaneous newspaper clippings about Frost laid in. CONDITION: Very good, wear at extremities, toning to frontis. and title page, offsetting to rear endpapers from newspaper clippings.

Stated fourth printing. Inscribed by Frost with a single line from his poem “Blueberries,” as follows: “The blue’s but a mist from the breath of the wind, Robert Frost. For Wyman Parker. Bread Loaf, 1933.” Parker was a librarian at Wesleyan University, librarian at the Bread Loaf School of English, and a collector of fine press books.

Item #8330

Price: $850.00

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