Merry Mount. A dramatic poem for music. Illustrated by Horace Raymond Bishop

New York: Farrar & Rinehart, (1932). First edition. Original cloth, good copy. Inscribed by the author to George Gershwin. Stokes's poem, based on a Nathaniel Hawthorne story, served as the libretto for Howard Hanson's opera, which opened at the New York Metropolitan Opera in February 1933. Although considered a success at the time it has seldom been revived. Item #31299

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