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Rare first editions, signed and inscribed copies, deluxe and collectible editions of books of poetry; also individual poems and related ephemera.

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  1. 131878comp
    First edition, first impression. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To Ole Tom, very gratefully, Derek, July '69". This was the copy of Tom Maschler, the publisher, with his Quentin Blake designed bookplate to front pastedown. Maschler joined Jonathan Cape as editorial director, aged... Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 131878

    signed

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  2. 127163comp
    First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To Maggie Derek Walcott 96", with a later pencilled note pointing to the inscription and dating it 1969. The recipient may have been Margaret Vyner, the mother of the British poet Hugo Williams, as a cutting of Williams's review of Walcott's... Learn More
    £325

    Stock Code: 127163

    signed

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