Title The Elixir.
Publisher New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1971. 1971
Seller ID G01048
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 176 pp. Blind-stamped green cloth, silver-stamped spine, dust-jacket; spine foot chewed, jacket spine also chewed and missing bottom portion, rear endleaves and jacket flap with newspaper offsetting. DOUBLY SIGNED AND INSCRIBED in ink from author to Harriet Rogers (Gretchen Adamson's twin sister) "who went way way back and found autumn – fondly Bob" and inscribed on rear jacket by the artist Edith Honor Earl (1901-1996). Jacket rear panel with gift inscription from Honor Earl to Harriet Rogers, 1971. Near fine in "as is" jacket. Honor Earl was the portrait artist of the author, shown on the rear jacket (the location of Earl's inscription). First Edition.