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New Poems by William Watson, 1909


New Poems by William Watson.

A collection of the poetry of William Watson (1858-1935), popular English poet of the time.

Published by John Lane, The Bodley Head, London and New York, 1909.

Presumed first trade edition, following the very limited issue of 75 vellum copies in the same year. 

Good green cloth hardback with gilt to spine and front. Minor shelf wear. Some uncut text pages as issued. Text otherwise clean, with gilt top edge. Offsetting to endpapers. Showing through to webbing at edge of one of the gatherings, but all still bound. Edges of uncut pages worn.

Weight approximately 324g unpacked.

133pp + 2pp advertisements.

Approx Dimensions: 
194mm high x 134mm wide x 24mm deep.