Poems. Selected by Lennox Robinson.Dublin: The Cuala Press, 1927 Stock Code: 83967
First edition, first impression, one of only 200 copies, of this selection of poetry by Thomas Parnell (1678-1718), friend of Pope and Swift, and ancestor of Yeats's infamous political hero Charles Stewart Parnell. With an introductory essay by Lennox Robinson.
Octavo. Original Holland boards, white paper title label to spine and titles black to front board, blue endpapers.
McInerney armorial bookplate. Faint partial fading to covers and mild discolouration to board edges, faint toning to endpapers and the hinge breached within at one point; a very good copy.
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