First edition. Horan's FIRST BOOK, with a foreword by Auden. Paper boards slightly tanned on spine and edges, otherwise very good in lightly soiled dust jacket slightly darkened at spine with few small nicks and short, closed tears and quarter-inch missing at head of spine (extending one inch to front panel). Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A BEGINNING.
Publisher: Yale University Press,
Publication Date: 1948
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Yale University Press, New Haven, 1948. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First edition. 5 x 8 in. Gray paper boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; minor wear to corners and spine ends, covers very clean but toned at and around the spine. Binding tight and text unmarked. Poetry. Stax. Bookseller Inventory # 20188
Book Description Yale University Press, New Haven, 1948. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very good. Dust Jacket Condition: very good -. First Edition. First edition. 87 pp. Chosen and with a forward by W. H. Auden. Poet's first book. Gray paper-covered boards lightly toned at extremities, small address label on rep, else close to fine, in a bright about very good dust jacket with a closed tear at crown and some chipping at edges. Old cello tape reinforcement (three short strips) on verso of DJ. Bookseller Inventory # 6866
Book Description Yale University Press, New Haven, 1948. hardcover. First Edition. Bloomfield & Mendelson B36: 1014 copies. Horan's first book, with a 4-page foreword by W. H. Auden. Marginal ink marks and two words on the last page of the foreword. Very Good in a Very Good dustwrapper with a few chips and tears along the spine. Bookseller Inventory # 006009