SIGNED by Hughes. 4 vols. 8vo. With illustrations in the text by Chris Riddel and Lisa Flather. Original black cloth, titles to spines in white. With the dust jackets, all in near-fine condition. Housed in the publisher’s slipcase. Some light wear to the slipcase’s edges, otherwise everything is in near-fine condition. First collected edition, first impression; signed by the poet on the half-title of volume 1.
HUGHES, Ted, Collected Animal Poems. The Iron Wolf; What is the Truth; A March Calf; The Thought-Fox., Faber and Faber, 1995
Biographies & Letters
Burnet, Gilbert; Robert Parsons and Samuel Johnson, Some Passages in the Life and Death of John Earl of Rochester. With a Sermon Preached at the Funeral of the said Earl, By the Rev. Robert Parsons. To this edition is prefixed an Account of the Life and Writings of the Earl of Rochester, by Dr. Samuel Johnson., W. Lowndes, 1787