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Rupert Brooke and The Old Vicarage, Grantchester (SIGNED COPY)

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Title:Rupert Brooke and The Old Vicarage, Grantchester (SIGNED COPY)
Price:GBP£10.00 (about USD$12.60)
Signed:By Author
Book ID:B009-3897
Publisher:Silent Books, Cambridge, 1989
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:Nevill Willmer
Binding:Hardcover (Printed Boards)
Condition:As New
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Silent Books, 1989, Hardcover (Printed Boards), Book Condition: As New, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Signed by Author, Illustrated By: Nevill Willmer

end-papers have facsimile of the handwritten poem 'Grantchester'; signed & dated May 1989 by Mary Archer on the pre-title page; Many people come to Grantchester in search of the spirit of Rupert Brooke or to learn more of the connexion between the village, the poet and one of his best-loved poems, The Old Vicarage, Grantchester, This small book is intended to help them in their quest. The aim has been to sketch the history of the house, to give an impression of Brooke and the circumstances in which he wrote the poem, and to relate the poem to the house, the river and the village. The book is illustrated by some forty photographs and drawings. The pencil drawings illustrating the poem are by Nevill Willmer, a resident of Grantchester for nearly twenty years. Some of the old photographs have not previously been published; some new ones were specially commissioned for the book. Mary Archer and her family have lived in the Old Vicarage for over ten years. Size: 8vo - over 7�" - 9�" tall. 34 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Red & black titles spine;. Illustrator: Nevill Willmer. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Grantchester; Cambridgeshire; East Anglia; England; Genealogy & Local History. Signed by Author. ISBN: 1851830073. ISBN/EAN: 9781851830077. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3897.
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