Responsibilities and Other Poems. Exceptional Copy In Dust Jacket (1916)
Book ID: 65001
Responsibilities and other Poems. London: Macmillan, 1916. First Edition. Pp vii, 188, uncut. Original blue cloth with Sturge Moore design in gilt to upper cover, title lettered in gilt within a ruled panel to spine.
A remarkably well preserved copy, complete with the rare publisher’s white dust jacket printed in blue. Jacket chipped at head & tail, otherwise very good. The cloth boards retain their vibrant colouring, the gilt remains fresh & bright.
Publisher’s Presentation Copy, with blind stamp to title-page.
A collection comprising poems from ‘Responsibilities’ (1912-1914) and ‘The Green Helmet & other Poems (1909-1912) with six pages of Notes at the end by Yeats. 1000 copies of this edition were printed.