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AUDEN, W. H.

Poems.

Availability: In stock

Published: London Faber & Faber Ltd, 1930

Stock Code: 133566

£2,500
signed
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First edition, first impression, signed by the author on the title page, "Wystan Hugh Auden", his printed name struck through. Poems was printed in a run of 1,000 copies. In addition to his poetry, the volume includes the play "Paid on Both Sides: A Charade", dedicated to Cecil Day-Lewis and written during Auden's Berlin sojourn in 192829.

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Description

Octavo. Original blue paper wrappers, titles in black to front cover within frame ruled in red, untrimmed.

Condition

Partially removed bookplate to dedication page. Touch of wear to wrapper edges, slight nicks to spine ends and small chip to head of rear panel, wrappers and contents a little foxed; an unusually bright copy of this fragile publication.

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