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NY: Mitchell Kennerley. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1917. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Head and heel very mildly worn, photograph of Millay tipped onto fep, otherwise unmarked, tight, square, and clean. VERY GOOD. ; First edition f Millay's very scarce first book of poetry. First Edition, Second Impression (with textual corrections). Publisher's original full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, fore and bottom edges deckle. ?"Between 1915 and 1920 she became a celebrity in bohemian Greenwich Village and by 1920 was known as the voice of her generation - full of freshness, gaiety, and implied rebellion. Though her style remained largely traditional, romantic, and lyrical, her free spirit spoke for modernism in the arts during the Jazz Age. In 1923 her third volume of poetry won the first Pulitzer Prize attained by a woman poet?" (Library of Congress). [Bruccoli & Clark, IV:265][Yost 3] [Hart, 492] ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 73 pages .
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