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THE POT OF EARTH

by MacLeish, Archibald

Condition: Very good -/good


Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good -/good. Black cloth spine over gold boards printed in black; 12 mo. 45 pp. Poet's fourth book. Edges somewhat soiled and foxed, light pencil undelining throughout still about very good in a heavily tape reinforced dust jacket, missing a strip from the spine.


  • Bookseller: Alexander Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 6808
  • Title: THE POT OF EARTH
  • Author: MacLeish, Archibald
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very good -
  • Jacket condition: good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1925

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