A Hong Kong House, Edmund Blunden, Limited edition
A Hong Kong House, by Edmund Blunden, Limited edition.
Published by the Poetry Book Society Ltd, London, August 1959. Limited edition of 1,100 of which 1,000 copies were for sale to members of the Poetry Book Society and to the public.
Edmund Blunden (1896-1974) was a respected writer and poet, finishing his career as Professor of Poetry at Oxford, and was nominated six times for the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Very good. Thread-sewn pamphlet featuring a "facsimile holograph" poem. Cover features South East View of Her Majesty's Warehouses at Hong Kong.
8pp incl. covers.
Dimensions: Approximately 209mm x 139mm x 1mm.