SWINBURNE, Algernon Charles.
SWINBURNE, Algernon Charles. Poems and Ballads.
London : 1866First edition, first issue (with Moxon imprint), first state with Wise's textual errors uncorrected, of the most sensationally controversial book of English poetry of its century, its contents being a heady mix of sadomasochism, necrophilia, egalitarianism, and blasphemy. "It was a dazzling collection. Swinburne had developed an original poetic voice,... Learn More£2,000.00
Stock Code: 136507
SWINBURNE, Algernon Charles. Songs Before Sunrise.
London : 1888The Swinburne edition, number 48 of 650 copies only, printed on handmade paper, of which 475 were for sale in the UK. Of the remaining 175, 150 copies were sold in the US, 12 copies were produced in vellum, and the remaining 13 are unaccounted for. First published in 1871 by F. S. Ellis, this is an attractive edition Swinburne's collection of philosophical... Learn More£250.00
Stock Code: 137427