New York: Random House / The Grabhorn Press, 1935. Signed limited edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 151pp. Octavo [24.5 cm] 1/4 beige cloth with illustrated paper covered boards, and a paper title label mounted to the spine. Deckled fore edges. Very good. The edges of the covers are lightly rubbed. The free endsheets are darkened. Item #47052
This precedes the Random House Trade Edition. Signed by Jeffers on the half title page. Robinson Jeffers lived in seclusion in a stone house that he built by the ocean, near Carmel, California. He lived in seclusion in a stone house that he built by the ocean, near Carmel, California. He was heavily influenced by Nietzsche's concepts of individualism, and believed that humans had developed a largely self-centered view of the world. He felt passionately that we must learn to have greater respect for the rest of creation.