Signed by Robert Frost
Robert Frost Autograph.
Item Number: 44046
Signed and dated “Robert Frost Amherst 1924.” Double matted and framed with a photograph of Robert Frost with a brass name plate. The entire piece measures 15 inches by 20.75 inches.
"The most highly esteemed American poet of the 20th century… T.S. Eliot [in 1959] toasted Frost as 'perhaps the most eminent, the most distinguished Anglo-American poet now living,' whose 'kind of local feeling in poetry… can go without universality: the relation of Dante to Florence… of Robert Frost to New England" (ANB).
Other Books by this Author
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.
“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.
“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.
"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 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.
"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.”
"The adventure is over. Everything gets over, and nothing is ever enough. Except the part you carry with you:" Rare First Edition of From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler; Signed by E.L. Konigsburg
New York: Atheneum, 1967.
First edition of the author’s Newbery Award-winning novel. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by E.L. Konigsburg on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Rare in this condition and signed.
"Like all Israelis, I yearn for peace. I see the utmost importance in taking all possible steps that will lead to a solution of the conflict with the Palestinians": First Edition of Warrior: An Autobiography; Inscribed by Ariel Sharon
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1989.
First edition of Sharon’s autobiography. Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed and dated by Ariel Sharon on the half-title page. Laid in a lecture announcement by Sharon. Near fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Lawrence Ratzkin.
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.
"Concentrated power is not rendered harmless by the good intentions of those who create it": First Edition of Two Lucky People; Signed by Milton and Rose Friedman
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1998.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed, “For Kristin, more power to you, Milton Friedman.” Also signed by Rose Friedman below his signature. Fine in a fine dust jacket.