BEFORE THE BRAVE - REVIEW COPY. Kenneth Patchen.

BEFORE THE BRAVE - REVIEW COPY

New York: Random House, 1936. First Edition. An uncommon advance copy of Patchen's first book collection of poetry. Morgan A1a. Item #4089

First Printing (one of 2,000 copies), a review copy, with a photographic portrait of the author laid in. Octavo (24cm); red cloth, with titles stamped in black and gilt on spine and front cover; dustjacket; [vi],[12],13-131,[7]pp. Faint foxing to cloth, hint of sunning to crown, with neat circular rubber-stamp of McMaster University Library on copyright page; Very Good+. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $2.00, with printed price crossed out in pencil, and "Rev." written directly beneath), gently spine-sunned and lightly shelfworn, with a few small nicks and tears, some shallow losses to spine ends and corner-tips, and a few faint stains to rear panel; Very Good+. Housed in a custom marbled paper slipcase.

Price: $300.00

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