First Edition. Very Good / Very Good. Item #4132
New York: Harcourt Brace and Company, 1950. Stated First Edition. Inscribed by the author to previous owner on front free endpaper, "For Pauline Barrett/and sharing many/great memories-/Carl Sandburg/1950." Photographic dustjacket with original $6.00 price; book in blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Jacket shows a few small tears and some creasing along edges, with a small dampstain at bottom back near spine. Boards bumped at corners and spine ends with some ripples to cloth at bottom front. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.