Category: Modern First Editions

POETRY IN THE MAKING: Catalogue of an Exhibition of Poetry Manuscripts in the British Museum, April - June 1967. Stock code: 12129

Publisher:

London: Turret Books. 1967

Description:

First edition, first printing. Signed by the authors. Original dark blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, in the fine dustwrapper. Loosely inserted is a 7-page pamphlet entitled Poetry in the Making: Illustrative Material, and an invitation to poetry readings by John Betjeman, Edmund Blunden, Roy Fuller, Ted Hughes, Christopher Logue, George Macbeth and Stevie Smith.

Price:

£350.00

Notes:

One of 126 copies, this being numbered 96 and signed by Philip Larkin, C. Day Lewis, T. C. Skeat and Jenny Lewis.