Publisher: Cape Poetry, London;
Date of Publication: 2006
Stock Code: 8842
INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE with complete number string. Octavo, pp. , 346, . Publishers’ brown cloth with silver titles to spine in unclipped pictorial dust-jacket. Spine tips very slightly rubbed; contents clean and crisp with Author’s name scored through to title page above the gift inscription to fellow poet Sean O’Brien and his partner: “For Sean & George affectionately Michael Longley Dun Laoghaire 1 April 07”. Jacket slightly sunned to spine. A Near Fine copy in like jacket.
Forty years’ worth of work from “one of the finest lyric poets of our time” (from jacket front flap). Subjects include the Troubles, the Holocaust and the Great War as well as themes of love, nature and satire.
Free postage to any UK address on all orders. Free postage on overseas orders over £150 Orders below £150 – Europe £6 / USA £14 / Rest Of World £9