Lilith : a dramatic poem / by George Sterling ; [with an introduction by Theodore Dreiser].
- New York : The Macmillan Company, 1926. (New York : J. J. Little and Ives Company)
xii, , 116,  p. ; 20 cm.
- Place of Publication:
- United States New York (State) New York.
- With half-title.
"Re-issued with introduction, 1926."
Black cloth boards with pink, yellow and black printed paper label on front cover and spine.
"Two states noted: 1. On p. 44, line 7 up printed upside down; 2. On p. 44, line 7 up, printed correctly."--Cf. BAL.
- Local notes:
- Culture Class Collection copy 1 has line 7 up on p. 44 printed correctly.
Culture Class Collection copy 2 has dustjacket retained.
Culture Class Collection copy 2 inscribed by author. "My dear Theodore: To all who know of your greatness of mind, this your preface will serve as evidence of your greatness of heart. George, San Francisco, May 24th, 1926."
Culture Class Collection copy 2 has pasted to front pastedown photograph reproduction of Joaquin Miller, George Sterling, and Charles Warren Stoddard with the caption "Three Poets of the West, from a Photograph Taken at Carmel-by-the-Sea," under which is George Sterling's MS note, "Oh! but we were lit!"
Culture Class Collection copy 2 has bookplate of Theodore Dresier.
Culture Class Collection copy 2 has youthful photograph of George Sterling mounted on p. [ii] with the ms. annotation " George Sterling. This the Sterling that I knew. The one out of whom Life could wring tears (?) of both ecstasy & pity. Dreiser."
Culture Class Collection copy 2 inscribed "For Theodore Dreiser, from George Sterling".
Culture Class Collection copy 2 has line 7 up on p. 44 printed upside down.
- Penn Provenance:
- Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945 (bookplate) (Dreiser copy 4 and Culture Class Collection 2)
Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945 (inscription) (Culture Class Collection copy 2)
Sterling, George, 1869-1926 (autograph) (Culture Class Collection copy 2)
- Penn Chronology:
- Cited in:
- BAL, 18825
- Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945.
Library of Theodore Dreiser (University of Pennsylvania)
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
American Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
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