Item #33801 SONGS OF CHILDHOOD. Walter de la Mare.


London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1923. Estella Canziani. First edition thus, first printing. Hardcover. Item #33801

New Edition. Number 116 of 310 numbered copies signed by de la Mare on a special limitation page. De la Mare's first book, collection of poems originally published in 1902. All eight color plates by Canziani are present. Also illustrated with a number of black and white drawings. Quarter bound in white vellum over gray paper covered boards with lettering in gilt on the spine. Probably never read as a number of pages remain unopened. Covers lightly toned along the edges. Near fine in not quite very good dust jacket with one inch chip from the base of the spine panel.

Price: $375.00