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
“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.
"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.”
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.
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.
"But all the fun's in how you say a thing": First Edition of Snow To Snow; Inscribed by Robert Frost
New York: Henry Holt Company, 1936.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper, “But all the fun’s in how you say a thing, Robert Frost, For Wilfrid Werry, Bread Loaf Vt, August 1938.” An excellent example in a very good dust jacket with some small chips and tears. Rare and desirable with a nice, playful inscription by Frost.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1971.
First edition, later printing of the economist’s classic work. Octavo, original illustrated boards, no dust jacket was issued. Signed by Gary Becker on the title page. Rare and desirable signed.
"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.
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.