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Fatal Interview; Sonnets, by Edna St Vincent Millay, 1st edition 1931


Fatal Interview; Sonnets, by Edna St Vincent Millay, an American poet and playwright (1892-1950). Her relationship with the poet George Dillon is said to have inspired the sonnets in this volume.

Published by Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York and London. Stated First edition; An early printing; C-F. Printed in USA, 1931. This version was reprinted many times.

A very good hardback with black cloth to spine and corners and paper over boards. Boards with some fading and marks. Worn title label to spine.

Soundly bound. Printed on a good quality uncut ivory stock which is nice and clean throughout. Previous owners name and 1931 date to first free endpaper. Collector's notes (3 lines) to rear pastedown, regarding the first British edition and the differences between this printing and that. A very attractive interior.

x + 52pp.

Dimensions: Approximately 213mm x 145mm x 13mm.

Weight approximately 234g unpacked.