TO A LITTLE GIRL, ONE YEAR OLD, IN A RUINED FORTRESS: A Poem in Five Parts. Robert Penn Warren.
TO A LITTLE GIRL, ONE YEAR OLD, IN A RUINED FORTRESS: A Poem in Five Parts.

TO A LITTLE GIRL, ONE YEAR OLD, IN A RUINED FORTRESS: A Poem in Five Parts.

[New Haven]: Yale University, (1956). First edition. One of only about 175 copies. Designed, printed, and illustrated by Jane Doggett. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY WARREN on front endpaper, "To Stuart (W) with admiration and friendship. Red (W)." Bibliographer and publisher Stuart Wright was Warren's literary executor until just a year before his death. ("Red" was Warren's nickname.) Blue and white paper boards; 7.5 x 7.25"; 30 pages. Printed at Yale University's School of Design and issued without dust jacket. Provenance: from the collection of literary biographer Scott Donaldson and wife Vivian with their bookplate on rear pastedown. Spine tips and corners rubbed, otherwise near fine. Scarce to rare signed. SCARCE TO RARE INSCRIBED.
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