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    [Grabhorn Press]. Leaves of Grass: Comprising All the Poems Written by Walt Whitman Following the Arrangement of the Edition of 1891-'2. New York: Random House, 1930. First edition thus. Limited to 400 copies printed by Edwin and Robert Grabhorn. Good.

    More Information: [Grabhorn Press]. Leaves of Grass: Comprising All the Poems Written by Walt Whitman Following the Arrangement of the Edition of 1891-'2. New York: Random House, 1930. First edition thus. Limited to 400 hand-numbered copies printed by Edwin and Robert Grabhorn. Octavo. [10], [1]-423 pages. 37 woodcut illustration in text by Valenti Angelo. Original brown Philippine mahogany boards, leather spine with raised bands, lettered in blind, upper cover with Random House logo in lower right corner in blind, brown wood-patterned endpapers, all edges untrimmed. Boards detached and several of the preliminary pages are loose or hanging. Page edges toned, otherwise the contents are bright and in very good condition. A complete copy, retaining all elements but in need of professional conservation to restore it to its former unique form.

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    October, 2010
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
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