Selections from the Choric.
Item Number: 3009
London: B. Fellowes, 1832.
Octavo, full tan leather. All edges gilt. Gilt tooling to spine and gilt vignette to front and rear covers.
Other Books by this Author
Poems of Tennyson, 1829-1868: Including The Princess, In Memoriam, Four, Idylls of the King, Maud, Enoch Arden, Etc.
London: Oxford University Press, 1921.
Octavo, finely bound in full leather by Riviere. Gilt titles and tooling to the spine, double gilt ruled to the front and rear panels, inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt, slipcase. Frontispiece of Tennyson. Introduction by Herbert Warren. In near fine condition.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1916.
First edition of the author’s first regularly published book. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Carl Sandburg opposite the title page. In very good condition. First issue with the advertisement dated “3’16” at the rear.
San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1961.
First edition, later printing. Small octavo, original wrappers as issued. Inscribed by the author on the title page, “For Richard Lautz with thanks for hospitality Allen Ginsberg LaSalle Nov. 2, 1978.” Ginsberg has added a large drawing opposite his inscription and initials. In very good condition, with the recipients notes throughout the text.
“TIS BETTER TO HAVE LOVED AND LOST”: First Edition of The Rubaiyat of a Bachelor; In the Rare original Dust jacket
New York: Dodge Publishing Company, 1915.
First edition of this humorous work about the pitfalls of matrimony. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated paper label mounted to the front panel, illustrations and decorations by Harold Speakman. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of wear. Uncommon in this condition.