Very Good. Item #5663
New York: Horace Liveright, 1930. Limited First Edition. Signed by the author and numbered 113 of 275 copies (250 were available for sale) on limitation page at front. This copy from the estate of author and presidential speechwriter William Safire.
Octavo; 222 pages. Red and creme boards with spine stamped in black and red leather spine label. Lacks slipcase. Spine ends and corners worn, with fading along edges and some forgivable spotting to front and rear boards. Front hinge cracked with front free endpaper torn out along gutter, but binding is secure..
A series of poems from the screenwriter of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931), The Phantom of the Opera (1943), and The Wizard of Oz, among many others.