A Shropshire Lad.London: Grant Richards, 1926 Stock Code: 147569
First published in 1896. A particularly attractive binding of Housman's influential poetry collection.
Small octavo (128 x 89 mm). Finely bound for Hatchards in dark blue morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, elaborate gilt panelled geometric design to boards, twin rule to turn-ins gilt, blue endpapers, top edge gilt.
Neat previous owner's signature to top of front free endpaper, toning to fore-edge of endpapers, spine ever so slightly faded. An excellent copy.
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