Poems & Translations. Author Signed (1931)
Author: Robin Flower
Book ID: 63996
Poems & Translations. London: Constable, 1931. First Edition. Pp 176. Frontispiece portrait. A fine bright copy in original dust jacket.
Signed by the Author on front free endpaper.
Contains 56 poems never issued before in book form, together with the contents of “Love’s Bitter Sweet,” and “Hymenaea and Other Poems.”
Robin Flower was an English born Gaelic scholar, poet and translator. Erudite in Gaelic and medieval studies he was a prominent member of the Irish Texts Society. He first visited Blasket Island in 1910, where he acquired there the Irish nickname Bláithín (Little Flower)