The complete poems and fragments.London & Oxford, Chatto and Windus - The Hogarth Press; Oxford University Press, 1983 Stock Code: 140499
NotesFirst edition, review copy, with the loosely inserted publishers' review and press release sheets, of wartime poet Wilfred Owen's works. The first collection of Owen's poems was published two years after his death, in 1920, with an introduction by Siegfried Sassoon (1886-1967), and was followed by another in 1931, edited by the poet Edmund Blunden (1896-1974).
2 volumes, large octavo. Original grey-purple cloth, titles in gilt to spines. Housed in publisher's black paper slipcase with titles printed in black and brown on paper label to front board.
Monochrome frontispiece in vol. 1.
A fine set with bright and unfaded bindings, internally crisp and unmarked.
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