Robert Frost's You Come Too: Favorite Poems for Young Readers; Inscribed by Him
You Come Too: Favorite Poems for Young Readers.
Item Number: 60071
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.
No poet is more emblematically American than Robert Frost. From "The Road Not Taken" to "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening," he refined and even defined our sense of what poetry is and what it can do. T. S. Eliot judged him "the most eminent, the most distinguished Anglo-American poet now living," and he is the only writer in history to have been awarded four Pulitzer Prizes.