THE VARIORUM EDITION OF THE POEMS OF W.B. YEATS.
Yeats, William Butler.
Edited by Peter Allt and Russell K. Alspach.
- New York: Macmillan, 1957.
- thick 8vo.
- two-toned cloth, slipcase.
- xxxv, 884 pages.
- Order Nr. 103017
- Price: $1,750.00 other currencies
Limited to 825 numbered copies containing the signature of Yeats (on sheets signed before his death) (Wade 211N). Specially printed on paper produced by the Oxford Paper Company. Yeats revised his work frequently and this volume presents the variations along with comments by the poet and others. Without original acetate dust jacket. The slipcase is spotted with wear along edges. The spine of the book is faded and rubbed. Bookplate on free endpaper and small ownership inscription in red ink. Back inside hinge cracked.