The Muse In Arms.
A Collection of War Poems, for the Most Part Written in the Field of Action, by Seamen, Soldiers, and Flying Men Who Are Serving, or Have Served, In the Great War.London: John Murray, 1917 Stock Code: 137522
First edition, first impression, of this collection of First World War poems.
Octavo (190 x 127 mm). Finely bound by Bumpus in near-contemporary red morocco, titles to spine in gilt, raised bands, double gilt rules to compartments, triple gilt rules to boards and turn-ins, edges gilt, red silk bookmark.
Gift inscription (To my own Darling, With all Cecil's Greatest Love. Christmas 1917) to front free endpaper. Very occasional faint foxing, an otherwise clean and attractively bound copy.
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