Tulips and Chimneys. Archetype Edition of the Original MS. 1922. E. E. Cummings.

Tulips and Chimneys. Archetype Edition of the Original MS. 1922

Mount Vernon: The Golden Eagle Press, 1937. First edition thus. 224 pp. Green paper boards over vellum backstrip, spine lettered in green, with the dust jacket. One of 333 numbered copies, of a total edition of 481 numbered, unsigned copies; there was also a deluxe edition of 148 signed copies. Book near fine; the scarce jacket is separated at the rear spine hinge, browned on the spine, with several chips at the head and tail of the spine and the top edge of the front panel, not affecting text. "The only complete edition of this distinguished poet's first and most significant poetry arranged in order according to the original ms. comprising some eighty-four additional poems." [from the dust jacket] Uncommon in the trade, particularly in jacket. Firmage A3c. Item #1811

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