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Hardback, 9 x 6 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; tears to top front edge, some darkening. Not price clipped). Cloth sunbleached on top edge. Sight darkening to endpapers. Signed by Author on title page dated May 1977. Else a clean and tight copy. 172pp. Portrait & 21 photographs. Maps on endpapers. The author finds that the most intensely emotional poetry hardy wrote relates to his association with Emma Gifford in Cornwall. Their courtship and subsequent marriage, changed, saddened and markedly developed Hardy as a man and a writer.
Title: The Wormwood Cup. Thomas Hardy in Cornwall. A Study in Temperament, Topography and Timing. Signed.
Categories: HARDY, THOMAS,
Publisher: Padstow. Lodenek Press. 1975 1st edition.:
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Seller ID: 80240
Keywords: HARDY, THOMAS KENNETH PHELPS, Wormwood Cup, Thomas Hardy, Cornwall, Temperament, Topography, Timing, Emma Gifford, marriage, first edition, dustwrapper, Dorset, Thomas Hardy, 1975 1st edition, signed