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WALCOTT, Derek.

In A Green Night. Poems 1948–1960.

Published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1962

Stock code: 86487

Price: £875

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First edition, first impression of the author’s first major success. Presentation copy inscribed by the Walcott on the front free endpaper, “‘Jone-Jone!’ and Mrs. ‘Jone-Jone’, Derek, April 62”.

Octavo. Original green marble-patterned boards, white backstrip, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Ends of spine tanned, spotting to edges of text block and to early leaves. An excellent copy in the price-clipped and lightly rubbed jacket with toned spine panel.

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