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Sword Blades and Poppy Seed by  Amy Lowell - First Edition - 1914 - from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 140940814)

Sword Blades and Poppy Seed

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Sword Blades and Poppy Seed

by Lowell, Amy

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1914. First Edition. Very Good. First edition. (First printing with title page dated 1914, "Set up and electrotyped. Published October, 1914." on copyright page with no additional printings listed.) xviii, 246, [6, ads] pp. Publisher's boards with green cloth backstrip, paper title labels. A Very Good copy with light rubbing and soiling to boards, spine label toned, former owner's name on paste down in easily-erasable pencil. No jacket. An uncommon book of poetry by the American Imagist poet who posthumously won a Pulitzer in 1926.


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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
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Sword Blades and Poppy Seed
Lowell, Amy
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Used - Very Good
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First Edition
The Macmillan Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
Pulitzer Prize, poetry, women, Imagist, imagists, imagism
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About Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

Burnside Rare Books specializes in American and British literature, and rare nonfiction. We are located in downtown Portland, Oregon and open by appointment.


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