BELLOC, Hilaire. Verses and Sonnets.
London : 1896First edition, first impression of the author's first book. Apparently part of the edition was recalled after Mrs Belloc recognized some portrait or other of aspects of her life in some of the verse. This book is not rare in any absolute sense but copies as nice as this one turn up perhaps once a decade at most. Learn More£625.00
Stock Code: 28287
BELLOC, Hilaire. Verses.
London : 1910First edition, first impression, inscribed by the author with a holograph draft of "Sonnet XXIV", later published in his Sonnets and Verse (1923), on the front free endpaper. This copy comes from the collection of historian and auctioneer Anthony Hobson (1921-2014), who according to a laid-in note in his judged this to be a pre-publication draft: "probably... Learn More£525.00
Stock Code: 104936