Poems.Edinburgh: The Salamander Press, and Dublin: The Gallery Press, 1985 Stock Code: 113526
First edition, first impression, case-bound issue. Inscribed by the author "For Phil Murray, warmest regard, Michael Longley, Sligo 85" on the title page. Poems was also issued in paper wrappers. Dr Philip Murray is an Irish bibliophile and author The Adventures of a Book Collector (2011).
Octavo. Original green boards, gilt-lettered spine. With dust jacket.
Publisher's prospectus laid in. Bookseller's overprice sticker to dust jacket front flap. Edges lightly spotted. A very good copy in the dust jacket very lightly rubbed along extremities.
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