THOMAS HARDY, NOVELIST OR POET? A. Edward Newton.

THOMAS HARDY, NOVELIST OR POET?

  • N.P. Privately printed, 1929.
  • 4to.
  • cloth-backed boards, paper spine and cover labels, original box with paper label.
  • (vi), 32, (8) pages.

Price: $65.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 14897

First edition, limited to 600 copies (Fleck A.20.A). Newton produced this book and used the profits to erect a Hardy Memorial in England. Reproduces a number of letters in facsimile from the Newton collection. Loosely inserted in this copy is the four page prospectus to the book. Mounted on the free endpaper is an envelope containing a T.L.s. from Newton to The Book Art Shop of York, PA. dated January 3rd, 1928 and meant to accompany another Newton title. Bookplate of Margaret Keller Forrey. The letter is addressed to "Margaret" of the Book Art Shop.