Ten Burnt Offerings. London: Faber, 1952. First edition. Good copy in dust jacket.
Ten poems written in Greece between March 1950 and April 1951. MacNeice was part of the generation of "Thirties Poets" that included W.H.Auden, Stephen Spender, C.Day Lewis. "his works shows a humane opposition to totalitariansim as well as an acute awareness of his Irish roots."