"Let me be the one To do what is done": A Further Range; Signed by Robert Frost
A Further Range.
Item Number: 45002
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1936.
First edition of Frost’s Pulitzer Prize-winning collection of verse. Octavo, original maroon cloth. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper, “Robert Frost Smith College 1937.” Near fine in a very good dust jacket with light rubbing and wear to the extremities.
In A Further Range, Frost's lyrics, "though more playful in blending fact and fantasy, have beneath their frivolity a deep seriousness" (Hart, 269). A Further Range earned Frost the Pulitzer Prize for the best book of poetry published by an American author in 1936.
Other Books by this Author
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1960.
First edition, second printing of this collection of 51 poems. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author on front free endpaper, “To Harold and Charles Howland from Robert Frost in friendship Israel March 11, 1961.” This book was signed by Frost at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where served as the first lecturer in American Culture and Civilization. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Woodcuts by Thomas W. Nason.
Garden City, NY: Halcyon, 1942.
First edition of this collected poems of Frost. Octavo, original cloth, frontispiece photograph of Robert Frost taken by Doris Ulmann. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper, “Robert Frost Rockford College to.” The recipient has written there name below. Near fine in a very good dust jacket.
“Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference”: ROBERT FROST'S MOUNTAIN INTERVAL; SIGNED BY HIM
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1921.
First edition of the 1921 edition of this collection of poems, which features Frost’s, “The Road Not Taken.” Octavo, original cloth, tissue guard. Signed by the author on the title page, “Robert Frost South Shaftbury VT.” In very good condition with some rubbing.
"These woods are lovely, dark and deep, But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep, And miles to go before I sleep": Robert Frosts New Hampshire; Signed by Him
New York: Henry Holt & Company, 1923.
First edition, early printing of Robert Frost’s first Pulitzer Prize-winning collection. Octavo, original cloth, woodcuts by J.J. Lankes. Signed and dated by the author on the front free endpaper, “Robert Frost Amherst 1925.” In near fine condition, small name on the front free endpaper, bookplate to the front pastedown. One of his most well-known works, one that includes, “Stopping by the Woods on a Snowy Evening.”
“My apple trees will never get across and eat the cones under his pines, I tell him.He only says," Good fences make good neighbors": Robert Frost's North of Boston; Signed by Him
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1930.
First edition, later printing of Frost’s second published book. Octavo, original cloth. Boldly signed by the author on the front free endpaper, “Robert Frost South Shaftbury VT.” In near fine condition.
"If as they say some dust thrown in my eyes will keep my talk from getting overwise": First Edition of Robert Frost's West-Running Brook
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1928.
First edition, first state of the first edition as the statement “First Edition” does not appear on the copyright page; and with “roams” instead of “romps” on the last line of page 44. Octavo, original cloth, with four full-page woodcut illustrations by J.J. Lankes. Signed by the author on the title page with a quote, “If as they say some dust thrown in my eyes will keep my talk from getting overwise…Robert Frost.” The quote is from West-Running Brook. In very good condition with some touch up to the front panel. A nice inscription. Crane A10.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1957.
First edition. Octavo, original blue cloth. Signed by Ludwig Von Mises on the half title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with light toning to the spine.
Philip Carret has "the best long term investment record of anyone I know" Warren Buffett: Rare First Edition of Art of Speculation; Signed by Philip Carret
New York: Barron's, 1927.
First edition of the Wall Street legend’s classic work. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Philip Carret on the title page. Fine in the rare original dust jacket with a few small chips. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box.
First Edition of Identity and Violence: The Illusion of Destiny; Inscribed by Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Amartya Sen
London: Allen Lane, 2006.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Inscribed by the Amartya Sen on the title page.
First Edition of American Power And The New Mandarins: Historical and Political Essays; Signed by Noam Chomsky
New York: Pantheon Books, 1969.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Noam Chomsky on the title page. Bookplate to the front free endpaper, fine in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of shelfwear.