London: Faber & Faber, 1956. First edition. Hardcover. First printing. 336 pages. Anthology edited by Auden and with an introduction by him as well. Includes selections from Edwin Alrington Robins. Edgar Lee Masters, Stephen Crane, Gertrude Stein, Robert Frost, Wallace Stevens, Ezra Pound, Robinson Jeffers, Marianne Moore, Conrad Aiken, Edna St. Vincent Millay, E.E. Cummings, Louise Bogan, Hart Crane, Richard Eberhardt, Kenneth Rexroth, Robert Penn Warren, Theodore Roethke, and numerous others. A near fine copy with a small vintage bookstore ticket to the bottom of the rear pastedown in an about very good dust jacket with a chip to the top of the front spine and a few edge tears and minor wear.