The Marvell Press, 1988, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, By Editor on Half Title Page, Illustrated By: Photographic
XII, 308 pages, then for pages of Philip Larkin titles available from publishing house. The text is illustrated with numerous black and white photographs, from the poet's life, throughout the text. Colour illustrated covers, being two drawings by the editor of Philip Larkin (the rear illustration being of Philip Larkin lying in his coffin). Black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Philip Larkin, English poet, died unexpectedly in 1985. He was the most popular poet since John Betjeman and the most influential since W.D. Auden and his death left a gap in the landscape of English poetry. In this book the editor has drawn together many admirers of Philip Larkin to write a tributes to him. On the half title page is a gift inscription and it is signed from George and Gaynor. The signature is exactly the same as for the signature to the illustration on the rear of book panel. Minor creasing to the book corners. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Poetry ; By Editor on Half Title Page. ISBN: 0900533110. ISBN/EAN: 9780900533112. Inventory No: 0109445.