(Anthology)
Modern American and British Poetry
(Washington, D.C.), Harcourt, Brace/(War Department), (1944). The sixth edition of this education manual (EM 131), edited by Louis Untermeyer and prepared for the U.S. Armed Forces. Two volumes: one American, one British. Signed in the first volume by Marianne Moore; signed in the second volume by W.H. Auden and by Osbert and Edith Sitwell, at their contributions. Tapebound copies in wrappers, with some creasing and foxing to the covers. A bit of underlining in the pages with Louis Macneice and Edward Arlington Robinson. Spine labels missing. A good set. [#032733] SOLD

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