Collected Poems (Robert Louis Stevenson) soon to be presented for sale on the special BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1950, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white drawings; Top edge dyed Blue;
From the cover: The last few years have seen a revival of critical interest in Stevensons novels and stories. Now, in the centenary year of his birth, the time has come for a thorough reassessment of his poetry. Miss Adam Smith, who has written the best short life of Stevenson, besides editing the correspondence between him and Henry James, has not included here every set of verses Stevenson is known to have written; such indiscriminate hospitality is…
Introduction by: Janet Adam Smith
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with soiling to both panels. Edges of the text block lightly spotted. Slight spotting to the blanks and endpapers. Text complete, clean and tight otherwise.
Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 572 pages. Index. 8¼” x 5¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I woo you with the cream of the crop in my Poetry catalogue?