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THE VOICES OF SONG: A Book of Poems by  James W Foley - Signed First Edition - 1916 - from johnson rare books & archives and Biblio.com

THE VOICES OF SONG: A Book of Poems

by Foley, James W

Condition: Near Fine


New York: E.P. Dutton, 1916. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 181 p. Introductory Note by Theodore Roosevelt. Frontispiece portrait. Regarded by many as the unofficial Poet Laureate of North Dakota, Foley (1874-1939) spent a number of years in the Badlands where he met and befriended Theodore Roosevelt. Signed by Foley on the front flyleaf. Octavo. Original purple cloth binding, with gilt stamping. The spine is lightly faded; else near fine. Signed by Author.




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