THE POETRY OF SHELLS. Josiah Keep.

THE POETRY OF SHELLS

Mills College, CA: Eucalyptus Press, 1949. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Item #47029

Limited to 225 copies. Forward by Joshua L. Baily, Jr. Bookplate of Helen & Earle Talbot on the front paste-down endpaper. Professor Josiah Keep read this manuscript before th Berkeley Club in 1899. Miss Rosalind A. Keep had her father's manuscript published in October, 1949, long after his death. Short note following the forward: "Rosalind [A. Keep] was a playmate of Helen S[c]oville [Talbot] ("Didi") at mills in 1886 -92." Helen Scoville became the wife of Earle Talbot. Twenty-five pages plus colophon and errata slip. Bound with brown cloth backstrip over illustrated tan paper covered boards. A fine copy.

Price: $45.00

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