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A Witness Tree (Author Signed), Frost, Robert
1 Frost, Robert A Witness Tree (Author Signed)
New York Henry Holt and Company 1942 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Frost under the sketch of his likeness opposite the title page. Book clean and tight. First printing stated on back of title page. Dust has minor creases, rubs, and small tears. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Rare.; Sketch; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 91 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 999.97 USD
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Mountain Interval Signed by Author and notable personage, Frost, Robert
2 Frost, Robert Mountain Interval Signed by Author and notable personage
New York Henry Holt and Company 1921 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Author original signature in blue under his photo opposite title page. Blue/green boards with black spine and gilt print. Corners dented and edges worn. Foxing and browning throughout. First was published in 1916. Book now in archival box to protect condition. Robert Lee Frost (March 26, 1874 January 29, 1963) was an American poet. His work was initially published in England before it was published in America. He is highly regarded for his realistic depictions of rural life and his command of American colloquial speech. His work frequently employed settings from rural life in New England in the early twentieth century, using them to examine complex social and philosophical themes. One of the most popular and critically respected American poets of the twentieth century,Frost was honored frequently during his lifetime, receiving four Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry. He became one of America's rare "public literary figures, almost an artistic institution. "He was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal in 1960 for his poetic works. On July 22, 1961, Frost was named poet laureate of Vermont. This book of Frost poetry is from the personal collection of Jean Lee Latham and is doubled signed by her. She was a personal friend of Frost and they both had homes in the Miami, Florida Area. Jean Lee Latham (April 19, 1902 June 13, 1995) was an American writer who specialized in biographies for children or young adults. She was born in Buckhannon, West Virginia. She attended West Virginia Wesleyan College and received an A.B. in 1925. Her first book for children was The Story of Eli Whitney. Her book Carry On, Mr. Bowditch won the Newbery Medal in 1956.WorldCat reports that 12 of her 13 books most widely held in participating libraries are biographies of Bowditch (fictionalized), Eli Whitney, Samuel Morse, Rachel Carson, Elizabeth Blackwell, Francis Drake, Cyrus W. Field, Sam Houston (two, one brief and one fictionalized), David Farragut, John Ericsson, and James Cook. The other, This Dear-Bought Land (1957), features "a fifteen-year-old boy [who] joins the expeditionary force that hopes to establish a permanent English colony in Virginia." Extremely rare with the both Frost and Latham's signatures. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 75 pages; Sig page scanned into BT; Signed by Author 
Price: 499.97 USD
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North of Boston. Signed Copy, Frost, Robert (1874-1963)
3 Frost, Robert (1874-1963) North of Boston. Signed Copy
Henry Holt & Co. 1929 Second Edition; Twelfth Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Grey/blue cover with gold print. Frost signed under his name on title page. Paper yellowing due to age. Cover edges worn with small dents. Rare. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 137 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 899.97 USD
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Peer Gynt, Ibsen, Henrik
4 Ibsen, Henrik Peer Gynt
Philosophical Library 1955 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 

Price: 12.97 USD
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The weathercock crows,, Romaine, Lawrence B
5 Romaine, Lawrence B The weathercock crows,
Weathercock house 1955 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Emily Monsarrat Signed by Author
Signed L.R. on endpaper. A rare signed work by the author who rescued the old Weathercock House built in 1750. He bought it in 1932 and began restoration. Rare dust cover now in mylar protective cover. Very clean. ; Illustrations; 7.60 X 5.10 X 0.70 inches; 102 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 24.97 USD
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Paper Ships (Author Signed), Yoke, Helen Lenhart
6 Yoke, Helen Lenhart Paper Ships (Author Signed)
Medford Ma C.A.A. Parker 1930 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Paper cover detached as is endpaper with author's signature. Very rare poetry work. ; 64mo 3" - 4" tall; 20 pages; s; Signed by Author 
Price: 49.97 USD
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