Lot 236: SANDBURG, CARL. Remembrance Rock.
10 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: SANDBURG, CARL. Remembrance Rock. 8vo, publisher's navy cloth, spine gilt-lettered; dust jacket, chips to spine panel extremities touching a few letters at head, rubbing to folds and rear panel, short closed tears, horizontal crease to front panel. New York: Harcourt, Brace, (1948)
Notes: first trade edition, signed by sandburg. Ex-collection actor, theatre and film director José Ferrer with his signature in the year of publication. Ferrer was the first Puerto Rican actor, as well as the first Hispanic actor, to win an Academy Award (in 1950 for Cyrano de Bergerac).