Collection: W. B. Yeats Library >> Poems / by W. B. Yeats.
by W. B. Yeats.
|Main Creator:||Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939.|
|Published / Created:||
London : T. Fisher Unwin, 1912.
|Edition:||[Sixth English edition, revised]|
Title page in red and black.
Preface dated June 1912; Preface to the third edition dated January 1901.
YL 2402: Lines in many of the poems on pages 142-154 marked with "x". Many lines numbered on pages 249-282; in some cases preceded by an "x" [apparently this notation indicated that a line is to be revised] Some pages uncut.
YL 2402a: Inscribed by Yeats on T. Sturge Moore's bookplate of Helen emerging from egg on front free endpaper "an aimless joy is a pure joy / WB Yeats".
YL 2402a: This copy has publisher's slip tipped in on verso of frontispiece "This book is supplied to the booksellers on the understanding that it will not be sold to the public at less that the published price". With bookseller's label of 'Parker & Son, ... 27 Broad Street, Oxford on front pastedown.
Physical description: xv,  pages, 4 leaves, 9-322,  pages : frontispiece (portrait) ; 22 cm.
Citations/References: A descriptive catalog of W. B. Yeats's library, Edward O'Shea. - New York ; London : Garland, 1985, page 351.
Citations/References: Wade, Allan. A bibliography of the writings of W. B. Yeats. 1968, 99
|Contained in:||W. B. Yeats Library|
Irem 494: Valentin Iremonger Collection