Leaves of Grass; With an Introduction by Christopher Morley. Walt Whitman.

Leaves of Grass; With an Introduction by Christopher Morley

New York: Doubleday, Doran and Co. 1940. First Edition, thus. Hardcover. Quarto; pp; xiii, (iii), 316, (i), colophon; illustrated with ten color and twenty black and white full page plates by Lewis C. Daniel; Half navy blue leather and tan cloth boards, with a red leather spine label lettered in gilt. A previous owner has underlined two sentences on each side of a leaf in the Morley Introduction else a very good copy. Item #18625

Nicely bound with a curious binder's pictorial tag but without any lettering. This is the edition that was issued in the green burlap weave and has been beautifully rebound.

Price: $125.00

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