Maggs Bros Ltd

Winter Words in Various Words an Metres

HARDY Thomas (1928.)

£250.00  [First Edition]

Available to view at our Curzon Street shop.

First edition. 8vo., original olive-green cloth, spine lettered in gilt, central gilt device to upper cover. In tan dust-jacket printed in black. Unopened, with the publishers list of new books. Near fine condition. London, Macmillan and Co., Limited.

Hardy's last book, published just after his death. In his preface he rather excitedly exclaims: 'So far as I am aware, I happen to be the only English poet who has brought out a new volume of his verse on his [90th] birthday'. Sadly, Hardy died before this could be the case. 

Stock Code: 225355