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The Golden Whales of California and Other Rhymes in the American Language

The Golden Whales of California and Other Rhymes in the American Language

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The Golden Whales of California and Other Rhymes in the American Language

by Lindsay, Vachel

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • first
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Very Good/No Jacket
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About This Item

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1920. Presentation Copy, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on front end page -"To Miss Grace and Miss Georgia Alexander- with every good wish- Nicholas Vachel Lindsay- ( Recital- November-1920.) (Contract !) ". Next 2 endpages with extensive handwritten provenance of this copy by former owner. Lacking the dustjacket, Very Good in the variant gray cloth stamped in yellow and red, spine faded and not legible, top edge lightly soiled, 2" tear top edge inscription page. The provenance indicates some relationship between the Alexander sisters and Lindsay. An interesting Presentation/Association copy. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall. Presentation Copy.

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Bookseller
Dale Steffey Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
004748
Title
The Golden Whales of California and Other Rhymes in the American Language
Author
Lindsay, Vachel
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
The Macmillan Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1920
Size
12mo - over 6¾" - 7&
Bookseller catalogs
Poetry;

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Dale Steffey Books, ABAA

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First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...
Inscribed
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12mo
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Soiled
Generally refers to minor discoloration or staining.
Cloth
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Spine
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Jacket
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