SIXTEEN POEMS. William Allingham.
SIXTEEN POEMS.
SIXTEEN POEMS.

SIXTEEN POEMS.

Pp. [iv]+36(last blank), the colophon printed in red; qr. natural linen with printed paper title label on spine, light blue/grey papered boards, faintly soiled, with small damp stain near centre of spine, fore-corners of boards slightly worn; uncut; bookplate of Leonard James Shrubsall on upper pastedown, the free endpapers lightly offset, inked gift inscription dated 1911 on blank preliminary leaf, a couple of spots of foxing; The Dun Emer Press,Dundrum, 1905. First edition. Wade 234. *No limitation is stated, but the edition consisted of 200 copies. Founded in 1902 by Elizabeth Yeats and her brother William Butler Yeats, the Dun Emer Press later evolved into the Cuala Press. William Allingham (1824-1889) had a substantial influence on W. B. Yeats, who selected the poems included in this collection, which includes his most famous poem The Faeries.. Item #135757

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