New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1923. First Edition. Cloth. First edition. 12mo; 114pp; black textured cloth over board with gilt stamped title and author to cover and spine; untrimmed fore edge and bottoms; light creasing of some pages, light age toning of pages, light sunning of spine and loss of gilt; very good. Very good. Item #75
Wilbert Snow was an interesting man, a Mainer born in Whitehead Island, a lobsterman, a teacher, a Bowdoin College graduate, an educator, a poet and governor of Connecticut for 13 days. He returned to Maine after an exciting and illustrious career that saw him crisscross the country and died in Spruce Head, ME. Some of these poems were previously published in Scribner’s Magazine and The Nation.