A Vision. First Trade Edition (1937)
Book ID: 61710
A Vision. London: Macmillan, 1937. First Trade Edition. Pp, 305. Frontispiece portrait by Augustus John. Black cloth boards title lettered in gilt to spine, in original brown dust jacket printed in black. Slight bubbling to outer margin of upper cloth boards, otherwise a fine copy in fine jacket and scarce thus. 1500 copies of the trade edition were published.
This issue was a revised and amplified version of the special limited edition version published by Werner Laurie in 1925. The book sets forth the esoteric principles, doctrines and experiences from which Yeats’s derived most of his poetic inspiration and significance.