Title Poems of Rural Life In the Dorset Dialect. (Comprises all 3 collections.)
Publisher London, Kegan Paul, Trench & Co. Ltd. 1883
Seller ID 77987
Hardback, approx 7.5 x 5 inches. In dark green beveled edge cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front. Black line bording to top and bottom edges. KPT monogram to rear. In very good condition. Bright cloth, bright spine. Corners slightly bumped and slightly nicked at bottom, Some minor rubbing toends of spine and rear board. Hinges cracked between endpaper. “Henry Ling” bookseller label to rear. Near inscription to half-title “M Allner 1886.” A couple of minor handling marks and some mild foxing spots to pages else a very clean and tight copy. --- Issue point; missing letter “R” from “Trench” at bottom of title page. 467pp. With 44pp cat. (dated 8.86.) Contains three collections and a glossary.
BARNES, WILLIAM Dorset, Barnes, poems, poetry, dialect, rural life, Literature, glossary, three collections, Kegan Paul, Trench & Co. Ltd., 1887, beveled,