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Author photo. Carl Sandburg (1878-1967)<br>
Photograph by New York World-Telegram & Sun <br>staff photographer, Al. Ravenna, 1955
<br>(Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division)

Carl Sandburg (1878-1967)
Photograph by New York World-Telegram & Sun
staff photographer, Al. Ravenna, 1955
(Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division)

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Chicago Poems 503 copies, 8 reviews
Rootabaga Stories 324 copies, 4 reviews
Harvest Poems: 1910-1960 289 copies, 2 reviews
Honey and Salt 247 copies, 1 review
The American Songbag 169 copies, 1 review
Storm Over the Land 153 copies, 1 review
Rootabaga Stories: Part One 151 copies, 2 reviews
Selected Poems 147 copies, 1 review
Selected Poems 142 copies, 3 reviews
Selected Poems of Carl Sandburg 130 copies, 2 reviews
The People, Yes 120 copies, 1 review
Remembrance Rock 118 copies, 3 reviews
Always the Young Strangers 110 copies, 4 reviews
Rootabaga Stories: Part Two 109 copies, 3 reviews
More Rootabaga Stories 92 copies, 2 reviews
Wind Song 85 copies
Abraham Lincoln 70 copies
Carl Sandburg: Selected Poems 69 copies, 1 review
The American Mercury Reader (Contributor) 57 copies
Cornhuskers 50 copies
Early Moon 46 copies, 1 review
Mary Lincoln: Wife and Widow 44 copies, 2 reviews
Grassroots 40 copies, 1 review
Breathing Tokens (Author) 27 copies
Arithmetic 22 copies, 3 reviews
Smoke and Steel 14 copies, 1 review
Home Front Memo 14 copies
The Fiery Trial 12 copies, 1 review
Poetry for Kids: Carl Sandburg 11 copies, 1 review
Potato Face 5 copies
Runoja 4 copies
Bronze Wood 2 copies
Versuri 1 copy
Elm Buds 1 copy
Address 1 copy
One Hundred and One Famous Poems (Contributor, some editions) 1,553 copies, 16 reviews
The Family of Man (Foreword; Prologue) 1,189 copies, 12 reviews
Winter Poems (Contributor) 793 copies, 9 reviews
A Treasury of American Folklore (Foreword, some editions) 601 copies, 5 reviews
The Best Loved Poems of Jacqueline Kennedy-Onassis (Contributor) 425 copies, 9 reviews
A Pocket Book of Modern Verse (Contributor, some editions) 389 copies
The Rag and Bone Shop of the Heart: A Poetry Anthology (Contributor) 328 copies, 3 reviews
The Oxford Book of Modern Fairy Tales (Contributor) 306 copies, 6 reviews
Baseball: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 283 copies, 4 reviews
Only in America (Foreword, some editions) 193 copies, 4 reviews
Literary history of the United States (Contributor) 158 copies
A Treasury of Poetry for Young People (Contributor) 130 copies, 1 review
American Indian Poetry (Translator) 98 copies, 1 review
The Standard Book of British and American Verse (Contributor) 89 copies, 1 review
The Imagist Poem (Contributor, some editions) 85 copies
Twentieth Century American Poetry (Contributor) 77 copies, 1 review
Best Loved Books for Young Readers 04 (Author) 60 copies, 1 review
Herds of Thunder, Manes of Gold (Contributor) 32 copies
Summer: A Spiritual Biography of the Season (Contributor) 28 copies, 2 reviews
American Poetry, 1922 A Miscellany (Contributor) 19 copies, 2 reviews
They Knew Lincoln (Introduction, some editions) 11 copies
Graphic Classics: Canine/Feline Classics (Contributor) 10 copies, 1 review
Treasure Gold (Contributor) 8 copies
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