Mr. Pope and Other Poems.

New York: Minton, Balch & Company, 1928.

Price: $2,000.00

About the item

First edition, first printing (with page 33/34 tipped in, printing Tate's iconic poem 'Ode to the Confederate Dead'). pp. viii, 52. 1 vols. 8vo. SIGNED COPY, IN DUST JACKET. A fine copy in near fine dust jacket; jacket has tiny nick at crown of spine, slight dust soiling on spine and rear panel, with one short tear on rear panel (with neat tape mend on verso), else fresh and bright. Signed on the title page.

Item #329618

Tate's first collection of poetry (preceded only by 'The Golden Mean,' written in 1923 with R. Wills, and his 1928 biography of Stonewall Jackson). An elusive title when signed by Allen Tate.