Pierrot Wounded and Other Poems

New York: Britton Publishing Company, 1919.

Price: $2,750.00

Hardcover. First edition. Black boards titled in gilt (also issued in wrappers, no priority). Bookplate of Kevah Griffis (a pseudonym of Lillian Fassett, a suffragette and astrologer), and a different ownership name, some scuffing to the boards, a very good copy. Number 84 of 550 numbered copies. Inscribed by the author: "For Lillian Fassett with the author's homage. Walter Adolphe Roberts. September 27, 1919." The author's rare first book, a volume of poetry, accompanied by a few translations into English of poems by European poets.

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Pierrot Wounded and Other Poems. Walter Adolphe ROBERTS.