1988. Item #83706
SARTON, May. HONEY IN THE HIVE: JUDITH MATLACK 1898-1982. Boston: Warren Publishing Corp., 1988. Laid-in is a promotional card about the book, an unnumbered "very limited" edition "not to be widely sold or found in most bookstores." 79 pp. 8vo., quarter dark blue cloth stamped in silver over grey paper-covered boards. Near fine, some faint wear and light soil to front board. Matlack had been Sarton's partner of many years After her death, Sarton edited this selection of Matlack's poems and letters; it is preceded by a 17 pp. appreciation of Matlack by Sarton that includes some poems that Sarton had written for her. It is inscribed by Sarton on the half title, dated July 1988.