Author:Alfred Edward Housman (1859-1936)


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A Shropshire Lad. Decorations by Edw A. Wilson

By: Alfred Edward Housman (1859-1936)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1935

Edition: First Edition, thus

Seller ID: GG818-200

Condition: Collectible: Acceptable

FIRST HERITAGE PRESS EDITION, LIMITED to 1,500 copies. Tall Narrow 8vo. 10 x 5 inches. 74 pp. LACKS the original folding frontispiece initialed by Edward A. Wilson, but does include the color title-page vignette, list of poems, 25 color illustrations throughout, Roman numerals in alternating colors before each poem, tailpiece; text clean, unmarked. Blind-stamped brown leather, spine titled in gilt; binding square and tight, light toning to spine and rubbing at spine edges. Bookseller's ticket of Wold Bookshop, Oakland, California, on rear pastedown. Housed in green publisher's slipcase with li... View more info