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A Vanderbilt Miscellany, 1919-1944

By: Beatty, Richmond Croom

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press: 1944

Seller ID: 2135144

Condition: Near Fine


Lacks jacket. Boards lightly rubbed. 1944 Hard Cover. 397 pp. 8vo. Woodcut illustrations by Marion Junkin. A collection of narratives, essays, and poems written by authors associated with Vanderbilt University. Vanderbilt was the hub of the Fugitives, a group of poets and literary scholars that included: Robert Penn Warren; John Crowe Ransom; Allen Tate; Randall Jarrell; etc. View more info

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The World's Body

By: Ransom, John Crowe

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Louisiana State University Press: 1968

Seller ID: 1787945

Condition: Very Good


Some ink marginalia & underlining in text. 1968 Trade Paperback. xiv, 390 pp. Crowe was a founding member of the Fugitives. This is a collection of fifteen essays concerning Crowe's theory of poetry. The first paperback edition of this important work by one of America's leading critics, with a new afterword by the author. The Fugitives were a group of poets and literary scholars who came together at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, United States, around 1920. They published a small literary magazine called The Fugitive from 1922-1925 which showcased their works. Although its publ... View more info

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Allen Tate: A Literary Biography

By: Squires, Radcliffe

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pegasus: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201262

Condition: Good


First edition. Ink underlining throughout. 1971 Hard Cover. 231 pp. John Orley Allen Tate (November 19, 1899 – February 9, 1979) was an American poet, essayist, social commentator, and Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress from 1943 to 1944. View more info

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Selected Poems, 1923-1975 (The First Edition Society)

By: Warren, Robert Penn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2286229

Condition: Near Fine


First edition, preceding the Random House trade edition. 1976 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. xxi, [1], 294, [4] pp. 8vo. Brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. A collection of poetry by the Pulitzer Prize winning author of All the King's Men, who remains the only person to have won Pulitzer Prizes for both fiction and poetry. View more info