Wheelock, John Hall
Title THE BRIGHT DOOM: A Book of Poems
Book Condition Hint of age-toning to decorative endsheets, else a bright, fine copy in black cloth with gilt lettering and rules; in remarkable, nearly fine printed dust jacket that shows only a suggestion of darkening to the front flap. A lovely copy.
Edition First edition.
Publisher New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1927.
Seller ID 35627.00
Collection by the poet and editor (he would follow Perkins as senior editor at Scribner's in 1947). Included: "The Holy Earth," ("widely quoted at the time of its magazine publication"), and the Phi Beta Kappa poem, delivered at Harvard in June, 1927.
Poetry. American Literature.