Hardcover, 8vo., tan cloth boards with gilt decoration to cover, gilt lettering to spine, dustjacket has tape repairs underside at spine ends, foxing along edges, frontis, black & white illus., index of authors, index of first lines of poems, 592pp. Dustjacket and interior illustrations by Barnett Freedman. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : Love
Éditeur : London, Faber and Faber Ltd., 1943 1st Edition.
Description du livre Faber and Faber Ltd, London, United Kingdom, 1943. Hardcover. État : Good. No Jacket. Freedman, Barnett (illustrateur). 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First edition from 1943. Grey cloth boards with blind stamped, gilt and red illustration vignette to front board. Gilt lettering to spine strip. Page front edges cut roughly. Colour illustrated frontispiece. Illustration vignette to title page. Includes: preface; introduction; many poems under a number of headings; indexes. Plus illustrations. Headings include: In the Springtime; Children and Friends; Love Scrutinized; First Love; Grace and Beauty; Eros; The Fever and the Fret; Wildflowers; Love in Grief; Divine Love. Cxliv plus 592 pages. Ink marks to a few pages but text is unaffected. Inner front hinge is cracked - so book feels slightly loose - but page binding is okay. Boards show some wear - bumped/ bent corners, soiled edges, Spine strip is discoloured. #191.11. N° de réf. du libraire 006645
Description du livre Faber and Faber, London, 1943. Hardcover. État : Very Good. Etat de la jaquette : Very Good. 1st Edition. First edition (so stated). Octavo. Color frontispiece, title page and dust jacket designed by Barnett Freedman. Dust jacket (unclipped; few short tears; small nicks). Very good. 592 pages. No signatures or bookplates. Small bookseller label. Includes works by C. S. Lewis, William Blake, T. S. Eliot, Keats, Shelly, Poe, Whitman, Wilde and many others. N° de réf. du libraire 2221634