Item #55573 FOR AN HOUR ON CHRISTMAS EVE. Robinson Jeffers.
FOR AN HOUR ON CHRISTMAS EVE.

FOR AN HOUR ON CHRISTMAS EVE.

(San Francisco: Grabhorn-Hoyem, 1941 [circa 1969]). First edition thus. Number 7 in "The Americana Series." Single poem issued as a "New Year's Keepsake" from Irving W. Robbins, Jr. Single 15 x 23" leaf of handmade watermarked paper folded twice to make four 7.5 x 11.5" pages including covers; printed in black and red. Originally appeared with slight variations in the text as "Only an Hour" in TWO CONSOLATIONS (1940). Broomfield [A45d] says 200 copies printed per Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press but sites a note from Andrew Hoyem stating this edition was no more than 100 copies (and printed between 1970 and 1972). Fine condition. Scarce to rare.
Item #55573

Price: $750.00

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