Item #H35879 Episodes of the Glenville State Normal School, and Other Poems - signed (1919). Emmet S. Dilworth.
Episodes of the Glenville State Normal School, and Other Poems - signed (1919)
Episodes of the Glenville State Normal School, and Other Poems - signed (1919)
Episodes of the Glenville State Normal School, and Other Poems - signed (1919)
Episodes of the Glenville State Normal School, and Other Poems - signed (1919)
Episodes of the Glenville State Normal School, and Other Poems - signed (1919)
Episodes of the Glenville State Normal School, and Other Poems - signed (1919)

Episodes of the Glenville State Normal School, and Other Poems - signed (1919)

Glenville, WV: Th Glenville Democrat, C. 1919. First Printing. Wraps. 9.5 x 6.5 inches, softcover with string-tie binding, very good, signed beneath the author's portrait. With laid in old photo (ca. 1900) of what is now the Trinity UMC of Glenville. 20 pp. The author graduated from the school (which taught teachers and is still extant as Glenville State University) and was asked to publish some poems related to his time in the town, including one about digging a ditch for a natural gas pipeline, a long poem recounting various episodes from the school, "Flowers of Glenville," which is literally about Glenville's flora, "Dilworth's Dream," recounting more occurrences at the Normal school, and a few others. RARE: OCLC records NO holdings of this, nor does the Glenville State library have this in it, according to their catalog. There are a couple small pencil corrections by the author. Very good. Item #H35879

Price: $125.00

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