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Letters from and To the Ford Motor Company

Letters from and To the Ford Motor Company

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Letters from and To the Ford Motor Company

by Marianne Moore and David Wallace

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About This Item

The book is a record of the correspondence between Miss Marianne Moore, one of America's foremost poets and the Ford Motor Company on the name for a new car. Among Miss Moore's many honors were the Bollingen prize, the National Book Award, and the Pulitzer Prize. The limited edition of this book printed at the Spiral Press of New York with an engraving by Leonard Baskin, consisted of five hundred fifty copies, four hundred of which were reserved for the Fellows of The Pierpont Morgan Library and one hundred fifty copies are offered for sale. This is one of the one hundred fifty copies. Unpaginated slim volume in a matching slipcase in fine condition. Spine is of crimson cloth with blind-stamped, bright gilt lettering along the spine and vertically along the cloth portion of the spine on front cover. Some discoloration to matching slipcase of stiff, gray paper over crimson cloth edges.

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Bookseller
Varennes Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
biblio13
Title
Letters from and To the Ford Motor Company
Author
Marianne Moore and David Wallace
Illustrator
Leonard Baskin
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
slipcase
Quantity Available
1
Edition
FIRST
Publisher
The Pierpont Morgan Library
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1958
Size
8vo
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
Marianne Moore, American Poetry, Ford Motor Co., Leonard Baskin, Bryn Mawr, Bollingen Prize;
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VARENNES BOOKS; AMERICAN LITERATURE;

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About Varennes Books

Established in 2016,Varennes Books specializes primarily in limited online sales of turn of the century and Inter-War period signed First Editions in the following areas of concentration: French, German and American Literature, including Poetry, Drama and, Fiction, European Literary Journals and a few unique antiquarian books.

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