Book is exquisitely clean and beautiful. lBound in navy blue textured cloth with a spine of the same fabric only in tan. Top edge is gilded and bright and shiny. There's also a red ribbon bookmark bound in. Pages are pistine and there are no names or writing. Book is nestled in its handsome slipcase which measures 4-3/4" x 7 -1/4. Book has 904 pages, including pictures at back of book featuring some of the poets. This is no run of the mill poetry book -- it's comprised of translations from the great poets of other languages spanning 2600 B.C. to 1950 A.D and all here in ENGLISH. Among the languages translated are Egyptian, Chinese, Italian, Hebrew, Japanese, French, Persian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Norwegian, German, Latin, Danish and Russian. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A Little Treasury of World Poetry (1st Ed. ...
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
Publication Date: 1952
Binding: Hard Cover in Slipcase
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition With "A".
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