The Dust Which is God: A Novel in Verse
by BENÉT, William Rose
- Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1945. Hardcover. Stated fifth printing of the author's long-form poem, awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1942. Due to war-time paper shortages, the entire book is printed on bright yellow stock. --- In beige cloth-covered boards with illustrations and titling in brown to cover and spine; brown topstain. Jacket in tones of dark brown and tan, with author photographic portrait to back panel. --- With some darkening & discoloration to cloth, otherwise a clean, firmly-bound copy. Unclipped jacket with chipping and small tears but mostly intact and in removable archival mylar protector.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); xiii, 559 pages .
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- The Dust Which is God: A Novel in Verse
- BENÉT, William Rose
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- Used - Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
- Alfred A. Knopf
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- New York
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- Bookseller catalogs
- >>Poetry; >>Pulitzer, Nobel, Booker, Nat Book Award Prize;
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