Stephen Spender [editor] A Choice of English Romantic Poetry
New York Dial Press 1947 1st Edition Hardcover Good Good Book
New York: The Dial Press, 1947. Cream cloth hardcover with red & grey dust jacket. Measures 5-3/4" x 8-3/8" tall. 384 pp. With detailed contents page, and an index of first lines of each poet in the back. A nice collection of the English Romantic poets, including William Blake, William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Lord Byron (George Gordon), Percy Bysshe Shelley, John Keats, George Darley, Thomas Lovell Beddoes, Alfred Tennyson, and Emily Bronte. Overall, fair condition, with flaws noted: Corners bumped and rubbed. Book and dust jacket show signs of wear and soiling, especially to edges; damp staining (and slight warping) to rear board upper corner. Dust jacket chipped and worn. Book tight and complete. Not ex-library.