Cecil Day-Lewis was Poet Laureate from 1968 until his death in 1972. Cecil Day-Lewis has signed this book to two separate pages. This volume, brought out in the poet's fiftieth year, contains nearly all the verse he has published from 1929 up to the present. This is a 1st Edition / 1st Printing. Book - Average - rubbing/bumping/wear to the corners and edges, a spine lean, some marking, discolouration and a bend to the covers, a few tears to the top of one page (signed page - see picture), slight bumping to a few page corners, slight marking to the page edges, some foxing/discolouration to the page edges and a few pages, darkening to the top page edges, a v.Slight wave to the page block and soft even tanning to the pages. Dust Jacket - Average - rubbing/bumping/wear to the corners and edges, numerous small nicks and tears and marking, staining, fading, foxing, discolouration and some creasing. The DJ is not price clipped. The DJ is in a protective plastic sleeve (non-adhesive). Photos/scans are always of the actual book for sale, and more can be supplied upon request.
Specialise in First Editions and in particular Signed First Editions. I do combine P&P costs, and I do post Worldwide. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable". The seller is "chicotthejester" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.