Sassoon, Siegfried -- War Poems [Book]
London Jonathan Cape 1919. First Edition. 95pp. Hardcover: VERY GOOD. Dust Wrapper: NEAR FINE. Some fading to the boards, spine a little pushed. Wrapper shows general wear, chipping and some fading on the spine, but remarkable considering age and uncommon in such condition. Collectible copy.
First edition of a powerful collection of 64 WWI war poems by Sassoon, mostly written while in the hospital recovering from his war injuries. Includes12 poems never before publicly issued, in scarce original wrapper.