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HUGHES, Ted.

Animal Poems.

Crediton, Richard Gilbertson, [1967] Stock Code: 134125
£2,750.00

One of 20 copies with a poem in manuscript and signed by the author

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First edition, one of 20 copies containing a manuscript poem, this copy with The Hawk in the Rain, additionally signed and numbered by the author, this being number 37, and bound in decorative wrappers. This edition was published with a total limitation of 100, of which six were bound in green morocco with each poem written by the author in manuscript on additional leaves facing the printed text, 10 copies with three of the poems interleaved in this fashion and bound in half morocco, and the remaining 64 copies simply signed by the author.

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Description

Quarto, pp. 20. Original pink fur-grained wrappers, front wrapper lettered in black, string bound.

Condition

Tiny spot to front cover, a couple of ink marks to fore edge from manuscript poem; else a fine copy.

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