Item #296672 [SIGNED] [FIRST NOVEL] THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM. Stephen Vincent Benet | Frances Rose Benet~.
[SIGNED] [FIRST NOVEL] THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM
[SIGNED] [FIRST NOVEL] THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM
[SIGNED] [FIRST NOVEL] THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM
[SIGNED] [FIRST NOVEL] THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM

[SIGNED] [FIRST NOVEL] THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM

New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1921.

Hard Cover. First Edition. Signed. 8vo.; in the publisher’s black cloth with titling in orange and a rule to the perimeter of the upper board; [viii], [2], 3-359 pages; with an inscription in Mr. Benet’s hand: “With neighborly regards | from Stephen Vincent Benet | June 22, 1922 | To. Mrs. L. A. Scott”; in addition there is a rather charming “stand-up” Christmas card from Frances Rose Benet inscribed to “Natalie, her old friend”.~~“The Beginning of Wisdom” is an autobiographical novel, and the first novel penned by Mr. Benet; it was published shortly after his graduation from Yale.~.

Very Good binding.
Item #296672

Price: $95.00

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