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Angels and earthly creatures

Author: Elinor Wylie; Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.,
Publisher: New York : Alfred A Knopf, 1929. ©1929
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wylie, Elinor, 1885-1928.
Angels and earthly creatures.
New York, A.A. Knopf [©1929]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elinor Wylie; Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.,
OCLC Number: 635132
Notes: Poems.
The first section of this book, One person, was published in a limited edition of 51 copies under title Angels and earthly creatures, a sequence of sonnets by The Borough Press in 1928.
At least 3 printings of the trade edition. One with no printing statement, one with "First and second printings before publication" on the copyright page and a third with "First, second and third printings before publication" on the copyright page. Consult Blanck.
200 copies were printed on Oland hand made paper and numbered from 1-200. These special paper copies have a limitation statement on page [4] at beginning. Consult Blanck.
On the title page the publication date is written Nineteen hundred twenty nine.
Title page in brown and black.
Description: xi pages, 63 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : portrait ; 23 cm
Contents: One person. Nineteen sonnets --
Elements and angels. Chimaera sleeping --
Absent thee from felicity awhile --
Felo de se --
O virtuous light --
Hymn to Earth --
This corruptible --
Earthly creatures. Fair Annet's song --
Robin Hood's heart --
The mountaineer's ballad --
Hughie at the Inn --
Nonsense rhyme --
Bread alone --
To a cough in the street at midnight --
Farewell, sweet dust --
Elegies and epistles. The broken man --
The lie --
The loving cup --
To a lady's countenance --
Little elegy.
Responsibility: Elinor Wylie.


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