The Richards Press Ltd, 1930, Hardcover (Full Leather), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Poor, Reprint
A lovely pocket edition of A. E. Housman's best known book of poems: "Loveliest of trees, the cherry now Is hung with bloom along the bough....."; "That is the land of lost content, I see it shining plain, the happy highways where I went and cannot come again." etc. & many more gems. List of contents to the front pages. Integral red silk bookmark. First Thus. Size: 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. viii + 101. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket is grubby, worn at edges, small chips and tears, split at spine but now repaired & in protective film cover. Top edge gilt in good condition. Gilt titles spine & front with, to front cover, blind-stamped floral design. red leather covers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Poetry; Shropshire; Poems; Nineteenth Century Verse; 19th century; Poetry. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4369.