New York: Random House, 1948. First Thus. Hardcover. 5 1/2 X 8 1/4 Inches. 460 PP. Very Good / Near Fine. Item #2853
Original "First Thus" signed by Robert Penn Warren directly on the FFEP. Originally published by Houghton Mifflin in 1939, this printing from Random House was issued in 1948. Original publisher cream colored boards with black title stamping to front cover and spine. Original price of $3.00 intact on front flap. Grimshaw states "first American edition, second impression" (A3.a2). A stunnning copy with a few spots of ink to lower board (a publishing defect). Jacket exhibits the slightest hint of wear at edges. Overall, a stunning copy.