Care. Limited Edition. With Poem in Holograph (1983)

Author: Richard Murphy

Book ID: 68404

Price: 1,250.00

Care. Kilkenny: Cornamona Press, 1983. First Edition, Limited Issue. Bound in twin-binding buckram with hand marbled endpapers by Paul Curtin at Muckross House, Killarney. Housed in publisher’s cloth solander box.

Limited Edition of 200 Copies in total. This copy one of 25 bound thus, and marked ‘Hors Commerce’ with four stanzas in holograph of ‘Suntrap’ (from ‘The Price of Stone) in the Author’s hand to second endpaper.

Also inscribed by Murphy on the half-title page: ‘To Mary and Gerry, with thanks for your inspiring care which helped to make these poems and love from Richard, 11th July, 1983.” The first poem is entitled Dedication: Silver Wedding (To Gerald and Mary Cookson on their Silver Wedding).

A collection of thirty poems in English with Dutch translations in twin-binding format.

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