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English Poetry An Illustrated Catalogue of First and Early Editions, John Hayward, 1950 limited edition

£50.00
SKU LAN7177

English Poetry; An Illustrated Catalogue of First and Early Editions Exhibited in 1947 at 7 Albemarle Street London, Compiled and Revised by John Hayward.

Published for the National Book League by the Cambridge University Press, 1950 first illustrated edition (an edition was first published in 1947 without illustrations). Limited edition of 550 numbered copies, this being No. 361.

A very good green cloth hardback with gilt top edge to text block. Nice and clean throughout. No annotations. Dustjacket is wrapped in protective plastic (removable) and is in good condition - some strengthening paper to reverse of spine section and a few nibbles, but good overall. A comprehensive reference.

x + 148pp + 2pp + 381 Plates - mainly the title pages of the books in the exhibition..

Weight approximately 966g unpacked.

Dimensions: Approximately 257mm high x 195mm wide x 25mm deep.