Mount Vernon, Iowa: Cornell College, (1950). 1950.
1st Edition. Soft cover. Signed by Author. Sarton, May. THE LEAVES OF THE TREE. Signed. Mount Vernon, Iowa: Cornell College, (1950). First Edition of this early book of poetry, Limited to 300 Copies, this copy Inscribed by May Sarton in her characteristic small handwriting, on the front free endpaper. "For Margot - saving grace of. / With love from May / .(illegible)/ 52". Additionally with two wonderful and revealing typed letters Signed by May Sarton in her self-addressed mailing envelopes to Margot Jacoby. 8vo. 39pp. Bright and fresh, some sunning and use, in the publisher's blue wrappers, printed in black. Number 22 in the Cornell College chapbook series. Very Uncommon.
Item #30722 Price: US$750.00