Five Young American Poets. John Berryman, Randall Jarrell, Mary Barnard, W. R. Moses, George Marion O'Donnell.
Five Young American Poets
Five Young American Poets
Five Young American Poets
Five Young American Poets
Five Young American Poets
Five Young American Poets

Five Young American Poets

New York: New Directions, 1940.

First edition. Inscribed by John Berryman on front paste down to novelist Frederick Boyden, "so much skill, much faith - [signed] John Berryman[,] Boston 16 Dec 1941." 221 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Near Fine in Very Good price-clipped dust jacket that is rubbed along edges, slightly chipped at head and tail, closed tear along front flap fold, a few faint stains.

The very first book appearance of John Berryman (and quite rare signed by him), as well as poet/ novelist/essayist Randall Jarrell and poet/translator of Sappho Mary Barnard. Item #180216005

Price: $3,000.00