Black Cat Press, 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. / No Jacket. Item #L072672
Slight sunning and fading to spine; slight rubbing and browning to covers (chiefly to edges); slight internal browning to edges. 161,  pages. Editor's introductory note; essays by R. Gerald McMurtry and 9 others; includes bibliographical references (chiefly for the last essay, 'Abraham Lincoln's Favorite Poem', by M. L. Houser). Monaghan #3529; one of 300 copies (the entire edition), with design and typography by Norman W. Forgue, and printed under the supervision of Nathaniel Roth; bound by Brock & Rankin; completed in August, 1936.Decorative Title Page & Headpieces (brown/black).