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LIMITED EDITION of 300 copies, this is number 284. Series: Book Club of California Publication, No. 4. 8vo. 8 3/4 x 6 inches. (56) pp. Decoration on title page and page 3 in gold by Frederic W. Goudy, with red decorative initial, divisional titles in red and blue; text clean, unmarked, light toning to edges. Tan linen spine, blue paper over boards, printed paper spine label; binding square and tight, faint toning and shelf wear. Very Good. Printed by Taylor and Taylor. "Of these thirty-five sonnets all but four had appeared in previous volumes of Sterling's poetry. Romance, To Life, and the two sonnets on The Skull of Shakespeare were printed here for the first time in book form." Albert Bender brought together the author and the Book Club of California so this book could be published. George Sterling was the beloved (albeit, unofficial) poet-laureate of San Francisco. REFERENCE: Magee, The Hundredth Book, No. 4.
Title: Thirty-five Sonnets by George Sterling.
Categories: Book Club of California,
Publisher: San Francisco:, The Book Club of California,: 1917
Book Condition: Used: Very Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: GG217-048a
Keywords: Thirty-five Sonnets by George Sterling, George Sterling, Poetry, Fine Press, Fine Printing