Category: Modern First Editions

THE BURNING BOOK An Other Poems Stock code: 14037

Description:

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy from the author to his sister. Publisher's original bright pink cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good copy, the binding square and firm, the contents with some spotting to the margins throughout. Complete with the lightly rubbed and nicked original dustwrapper which has a small patch of fading to the bottom of the spine. Not price-clipped (3.95 net to the upper front flap). Loosely laid in is an autograph letter signed "Hal" sending the book and catching up with family news.

Price:

£40.00

Notes:

Inscribed by the author to his sister in black ink on the front endpaper "Margaret / With love from Hal / November 1982". The author's second poetry collection.