SYMONDS, John. A Girl Among Poets

London, Chapman & Hall, 1957.


FIRST EDITION. 8vo, pp. 271. Maroon buckram, with original dust jacket, illustrated and signed by artist Biro. Author’s presentation copy with dedication on endpaper to his friend scholar and poet Michael Hamburger: “Michael Hamburger / His book / September 21st / 1957 / Some memoires or, rather, some / reminiscential flavours of / my youth, when I was a / poet / affectionately / John”. A fine copy.