A Shropshire Lad [together with] Last Poems.Chipping Campden: printed at The Alcuin Press, published by The Richards Press Limited, London, 1929 Stock Code: 126238
First Alcuin Press edition, number 134 of 325 copies in total. First published in 1896 and 1922 respectively, this work collected together in two volumes what was then understood to be the entire corpus of Housman's published poetry. This book was handsomely printed in the private press manner on Batchelor handmade paper for the publishers by the Alcuin Press.
2 vols bound in 1, tall octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in dark blue morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, decoration to turn-ins gilt, blue floral endpapers, gilt edges.
A fine copy.
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