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    Lot of Six Edna St. Vincent Millay First Editions including: Second April. New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1921. First edition, first issue. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Twelvemo. 112 pages. Original black cloth lettered in gilt on front cover and spine. Boards worn, with a few areas of spotting. Light staining to front and rear pastedowns and endpapers. Very good. In a chemise and inserted in a beautiful quarter leather slipcase. [And:] Three Plays. New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1926. First edition. Octavo. 147 pages. Original decorated paper over boards with black cloth backstrip and corners. Titles in black on a spine label. Edges untrimmed. Toning to the paper of the boards and wear to the extremities, especially at the spine ends. Very good. [And:] Poems Selected For Young People. New York & London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1929. First edition. Octavo. 113 pages. Illustrated by J. Paget-Fredericks. Original orange cloth decoratively stamped and lettered in black on front cover and spine. Pictorial endpapers. Spine slightly faded and worn at the ends. Boards slightly soiled. Contents sound. Very good. [And:] Wine From These Grapes. New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1934. First edition. Octavo. 91 pages. Quarter cloth binding with light green paper over boards. Titles in black on a paper spine label. Spine faded and boards with moderate shelf wear. Former owner's ink stamp on the front free endpaper and bottom edge of textblock, else good. [And:] Make Bright the Arrows. New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1940. First edition. Octavo. 65 pages. Quarter cloth binding with blue paper over boards and titles in black on a paper spine label. Light shelf wear to boards. Contents slightly toned, especially the endpapers and pastedowns. Very good. In a dust jacket that is slightly worn around the edges. [And:] The King's Henchmen: A Play in Three Acts. New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1927. First edition. Octavo. 132 pages. Quarter cloth binding with light blue paper over boards and titles in black on a paper spine label. Wear at the spine ends and corners slightly bumped. Very good.

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