An Anthology of Light Verse: From the Sixteenth Century to the Present Era

By: KRONENBERGER, Louis (editor)

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A collection of "light-hearted verse" in a later Modern Library edition. The poems are selected by Louis Kronenberger from the works of such notables as Shakespeare, Millay, Kipling, Swift, Huxley, Chesterton and many others. With preface by the author and Paul Galdone illustration of the title character on dust jacket. With an introduction by Kronenberger and an index of authors. --- In Toledano spine 8 / green cloth / gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks / faded black topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h, verso advertises 316 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1946 (though 1935 date appears in book). ML #48.2. --- A very nice copy: clean, firmly bound and unmarked but with somewhat yellowed leaves. Dust jacket flap price has been carelessly cut off, and with light chipping & rubbing; else in good shape and protected in removable archival mylar protector.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); xxv, 291 pages

Title: An Anthology of Light Verse: From the Sixteenth Century to the Present Era

Author Name: KRONENBERGER, Louis (editor)

Categories: >>Poetry, >>Modern Library Editions,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library / Random House: [c.1946]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket

Stock No.: 81906