Collected Poems (1964)
Book ID: 64958
Collected Poems. London: Brian & O’Keefe, 1964. First Edition. Pp, 202. Linen boards, title label in blue stamped in gilt to spine, original dust jacket printed in blue and white. A fine bright copy. Newspaper clippings loosely inserted.
The complete collection of Kavanagh’s poems which first appeared in Ploughman & other Poems (1936) ‘The Great Hunger (1942) A Soul for Sale (1947) Come Dance With Kitty Stobbling (1960)
“The poems have a force and a variety that justify the high place accorded to Mr Kavanagh’s work. There is the unmistakable expression of an individual voice and a rare capacity to treat both rural and urban themes.”