This is quite a rare book in the first, with some internet copies selling for hundreds of dollars. Plot is based on the on the famous 1826 murder case known as the Kentucky Tragedy and combines history, philosophy, politics and passion. Many experts consider it Warren's richest novel. It's also his longest. A mesmerizing read!
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Title: WORLD ENOUGH AND TIME: A ROMANTIC NOVEL - Rare First Edition and First Impression
Author: ROBERT PENN WARREN, noted novelist and poet, the only winner of Pulitzer Prizes in both genres. Also America's first Poet Laureate, a literary critic and a Yale professor.
Publisher: Random House, NY
Edition: Stated First Printing
Binding: Terracotta cloth boards; black title box on spine with gilt lettering, border and embellishment; gilt lettering on front cover.
Size: 8.25" x 5.5" x 1.25".
Condition: Overall, Very Good. Pages are clean, without marks or writings, and book is tight and sturdy. Shelfwear includes minor bumps to spine ends and corners, sunning and light soiling. No dustjacket.
Pages: 512 pages
Sequel: Time's Dark Laughter