Poems of Sleep and Dream.
With original lithographs by Robert Colquhoun.London : Frederick Muller Ltd, 1947 Stock Code: 143604
First edition, first impression, of the first book to be illustrated by Colquhoun. It was part of the New Excursions Into English Poetry series, which was edited by W. J. Turner and Sheila Shannon.
Octavo. Original yellow illustrated boards, lettered and decorated in black and brown. With the dust jacket.
With 16 chromolithographic plates by Colquhoun.
Boards a little bowed, extremities very slightly rubbed, top edge of text block slightly toned. A very good copy in the lightly toned jacket, spine ends creased, small closed tear to front fold.
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