Mountain Interval.New York, Henry Holt and Company, 1916 Stock Code: 137975
NotesFirst edition, first printing, first issue with duplicated line 8 on p. 88 and "Come" for "Gone" in line 16 of p. 93. Frost's third book, Mountain Interval is notable for containing perhaps his most famous poem, "The Road Not Taken". This copy has an original photograph of the author pasted to the verso of the dedication.
Octavo. Original dark blue cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt, top edge cut, others untrimmed.
Bookplate of Marion Gola Plumb and ownership inscription of Bobby French July 11, 1919 to front pastedown. Small red mark to spine, spine ends and bottom tips very slightly bumped, light creasing to page where the photograph has been pasted, else contents bright and unblemished. A near-fine copy, square and fresh.
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