Pearl: An English Poem of the Fourteenth Century, Re-Set in Modern English by Israel Gollancz (Presentation Copy).

By: (ANON.).

Price: $100.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine condition


"Of this British Red Cross Edition of "Pearl" . . . 650 copies have been printed, & of these 550 (numbered) are for sale." No. is crossed out, and "Presentation Copy" is written in ink. Inscribed in top right corner of second blank leaf, "To Robert (? last name), With the Kind Regards of the Printer, . . .1919. Unpaged (102 pp.); 8vo; grey paper over boards, beige cloth back; Pearl in gilt on front cover and spine. Vertical strips (up to 4" wide) of light tanning to pastedowns and front endpaper.

The Pearl, one of four poems preserved in a single manuscript by this anonymous author, deals with the poets grief for a beloved child . . . his "pearl of price." Beautifully printed in Humanistic Type.

Title: Pearl: An English Poem of the Fourteenth Century, Re-Set in Modern English by Israel Gollancz (Presentation Copy).

Author Name: (ANON.).

Categories: Poetry,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: London, Geo. W. Jones: 1918

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine condition

Seller ID: 8923