An attractive first trade edition of this collection of Venice inspired poetry by Gordon Bottomley, whose romantic verse dramas are ranked among the best of the Georgian poets. The book is inscribed as a gift from the author ‘in the fellowship of music’, presented in 1946.
First trade edition, signed presentation copy from the author; small 4to (220 x 170 mm.); inscribed by the author to head of half-title, toning to free endpapers, overall internally fine; publisher’s green cloth with symmetrical Venetian architectural interior design by Ricketts to upper cover, lettered in gilt to spine, very slight sunning to spine, otherwise a very good copy.
Stock ID: 99817