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Call Me Mary  [Bold Inscription Signed By the Author] by  Mary Caspe - Signed First Edition - 1930 - from Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member (SKU: 007990)

Call Me Mary [Bold Inscription Signed By the Author]

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Call Me Mary [Bold Inscription Signed By the Author]

by Caspe, Mary

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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Des Moines [Iowa]: Self Published, 1930. Author's first book of poetry. SCARCE, only one copy listed in OCLC. 57pp, printed on watermarked laid paper, bound in half cloth and marbled paper, with binding and hinges tight. Inscribed on the front free endpaper. "Mr. Braun: / The feather in your / cap can be that most / of this was done on your / time ! Merry Christmas ! / Mary Caspe". "Miss Caspe is the private secretary of Mr. Braun, who is Iowa manager of the Marshall Hughes Company. Between dictation and typing of letters, she tapped out her verse without saying much about it to Mr. Braun" as the news article laid-in states. Offsetting in two locations from the news articles laid-in.. BOOK INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good ++. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.


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Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member US (US)
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Call Me Mary [Bold Inscription Signed By the Author]
Caspe, Mary
Book condition
Used - Good ++
First Edition
Self Published
Place of Publication
Des Moines [Iowa]
Date published
Poetry Verse Woman Poet
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8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member

***Prompt, friendly service, with all books carefully packed*** All orders shipped via the United States Postal Service. We will be happy to give you a quote on International shipping rates. Shipping costs may increase with heavy or oversized books. Any special requests will be billed at actual or estimated cost. MASS Residents, please add 6.25% sales tax. Returns accepted with prior approval, within 10 days of receipt of book, if book not as described. email -, or call - 413 743-2131

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Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member

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marbled paper
Decorative colored paper that imitates marble with a veined, mottled, or swirling pattern. Commonly used as the end papers or...[more]
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
When a book is described as being inscribed, it indicates that a short note written by the author or a previous owner has...[more]
"Laid In" indicates that there is something which is included with, but not attached to the book, such as a sheet of paper. The...[more]

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