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Five Robinson Jeffers 1st trade editions w/ jackets  

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Five Robinson Jeffers first trade editions, all in dust jackets

Jeffers, Robinson

New York

Random House

Various dates


5 volumes together. All cloth or cloth-backed with jackets. First Trade Editions.


  • Such Counsels You Gave to Me & Other Poems, 1937. (Slight chips and tears to jacket; mild toning).
  • Be Angry at the Sun, 1941. (Light edgewear to jacket; slight fading to gilt; endpapers slightly toned). 
  • Medea: Freely Adapted from the Medea of Euripides, 1945. (Chips and tears to jacket with some affecting lettering on rear panel of jacket, toning; a few spots and stains to edges and leaves, mild toning).
  • The Double Axe & Other Poems, 1948. (Light toning and soil to jacket; mild sunning around edges, some soil to cloth; hints of foxing around edges).
  • Hungerfield and Other Poems, 1954. (Light toning and soil to jacket; a bit of sunning to cloth; toning around edges).

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Generally very good or better to near fine.

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