Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1955. First Edition. Boards. 8vo. Illustrated paper-covered boards. Dust jacket. 43 pp.
Shelf wear to jacket, with several small chips and closed tears to edges. Book is in excellent condition.
This is a first edition of the first book by poet Isabella Gardner, cousin to Robert Lowell and relative to Isabella Stewart Gardner, the art collector. Gardner spent most of her writing career in Chicago, and served as longtime associate editor at Poetry Magazine. Very good / good. Item #1565