Verse Alive

By: Rhodes, H. Winston and Denis Glover (selected by)

Price: NZ$168.75

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


No signatures. Some rubbing and foxing to margins of wrappers. A nice copy of this early Caxton Press poetry anthology. ; 38, [3] pages. Yellow paper wrappers. Verse chosen and reprinted from "Tomorrow" magazine. Contributors: J. C. Beaglehole, A. R. D. Fairburn, Allen Curnow, Denis Glover, Ian Milner, Julian. An edition of 230 copies. Page dimensions: 190 x 138mm. "To substitute 'tui' for 'nightingale' is not to take our own place in the heritage of English letters." - from the preface. "All this verse has appeared in the pages of the weekly journal Tomorrow (volume one), partly, perhaps, because there are in this country not many hospitable pages where it might otherwise have been entertained." - page (6).; 12mo 7" - 7" tall

Title: Verse Alive

Author Name: Rhodes, H. Winston and Denis Glover (selected by)

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Christchurch, Caxton Press: 1936

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 15541

Keywords: Literature