New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1939. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 5 X 7 1/2 Inches. 680 PP. Good. Item #3541
Warren's fifth book. Understanding Poetry widely influenced the study of poetry at the College level in America. While it was a textbook, the book has reached must further than the College campus and truly revolutionized the criticual study of poetry. An important first printing lacking the scarce original DJ. PO name and date on the FFEP. Light pencil to contents. Hinges are starting.