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In the Clearing (1962)

RFA
62
1962
First printing, trade issue.  6 copies, all with dust jacket.
Copies 1-4 have text in black on white on back of d.j.; c. 5-6 have text in white on black.
*Copy 2 was presented by Alfred C. Edwards, president of Holt, with his card mounted at front.
*Copy 3 is inscribed by Frost for Jack Hagstrom, Class of 1955 (April 1962).
*Copy 4 is a review copy, accompanied by 3 photographs, an information slip, and a form letter (accompanying material has been removed and placed in file; call no. “File RFA 62 1962 review”).
RFA
62
1962a
First printing, limited issue of 1500 signed and numbered copies.  2 copies, both in original slip-case.
*Copy 1 is no. 404, from the books of Roland Wood, Class of 1920.
*Copy 2 is no. 552.
RFA
62
1962aa
[In file] First printing, advance uncorrected proofs.  Plastic comb binding, original printed blue wrappers.  2 copies
*Copy 2 has Richard Wilbur’s manuscript notes, for a review published in the New York Times.
RFA
62
1962ab
Book club printing, with blind-stamped dot at lower right of back cover and no price on dust jacket.  2 copies.
*Copy 1 lacks dust jacket.
RFA
62
1962ac
English printing, trade issue.  In dust jacket.
RFA
62
1962ad
English printing, Readers Union issue, with label mounted over imprint.  In dust jacket.
RFA
62
1962b
Second printing.  3 copies.
*Copy 1 is in dust jacket, with presentation label to the Library (on the occasion of the announcement of the gift of the Robert Frost Library to Amherst).
*Copy 2 lacks dust jacket; has presentation label to Beeckmann and Elizabeth Delatour.
*Copy 3 is in a special binding of full brown morocco; in brown imitation morocco slip-case.
RFA
62
1962c
Third printing.  2 copies, both in dust jacket.
*Copy 2 is inscribed by Frost to Samuel Cummings, Class of 1926 (Oct. 28, 1962).
RFA
62
1962d
Fourth printing.  In dust jacket.
RFA
62
1963
Fifth printing.  In dust jacket.
RFA
62
1964
Sixth printing.  Book club printing, in dust jacket; with blind-stamped dot at lower right of back cover and no price on dust jacket.
RFA
62
1972
First paperback printing.  In original printed wrappers.
RFA
62
1972b
Second paperback printing.  In original printed wrappers.