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    Autograph Manuscript Fair Copy

    Robert Frost. "A Considerable Speck." Circa 1939. Autograph Manuscript Fair Copy, inscribed by Frost: "To Fred Adams / from Robert Frost / Night of the Grolier Club / November 16, 1939." Two pages tipped-in large folio folder. Light handling wear and edgewear, three holes punched along one margin of each sheet. [together with:] A Considerable Speck. [Boston: Printed by Dard Hunter, 1939]. First separate edition. According to Crane, this is one of less than 100 limited copies. Folio. [4] pages. Leaflet, watermarked "HAND MADE". Light toning and creasing, upper corners of leaflet curling. Minor dampstain on lower edges. Typed letter signed laid-in from bookseller Richard L. Mills to Adams, enclosing the printer's slug of a fly. All housed in a large cloth clamshell case, gilt lettering on front. Case with light rubbing on extremities, cloth fraying a bit. Near fine.


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