Another Time.London: Faber & Faber Limited, 1940 Stock Code: 147732
"The stars are not wanted now; put out every one, pack up the moon and dismantle the sun"First UK edition, first impression, of Auden's poems containing among others "Musée des Beaux Arts" and "In Memory of W. B. Yeats". Another Time was published simultaneously in the US. It includes the poem "Funeral Blues".
Octavo. Original red cloth, spine lettered in gilt, untrimmed. With dust jacket.
Contemporary ink gift inscription to front free endpaper. Slight bumping to corners, the binding otherwise sound and bright, internally crisp. A fine copy in near-fine jacket, spine minimally sunned, faint soiling, a hint of wear to corners, not price-clipped.
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