W. H. Auden: Collected Poems (Franklin Library Greatest Books of the Twentieth Century series)

By: AUDEN, W. H.

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A deluxe leatherbound Franklin Library reprint edition of of selected poetry of W. H. Auden (1907-1973), the prolific English-born poet, playwright and essayist. Edited and with a preface by Edward Mendelson. Issued as an entry in the publisher's Greatest Books of the Twentieth Century series. One of an unspecified number in this limited edition. --- Bound in rich full dark green bonded leather covers with three raised bands on spine. Spine titling, elaborate decorations to covers and spine, and textblock edges all in bright gilt. Interior leaves printed on high-quality papers. Green silk moire endpapers, with matching sewn-in satin ribbon bookmark. Volume lacks a dust jacket (as issued). --- With a drip of white paint to spine, and a pair of faint streaks of paint to front cover; interior leaves seem to have been exposed to mild dampness, else a clean, firm, newish copy.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); xxiv, (2), 737 pages

Title: W. H. Auden: Collected Poems (Franklin Library Greatest Books of the Twentieth Century series)

Author Name: AUDEN, W. H.

Categories: >>Poetry, >>Fine Bindings,

Publisher: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1978

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition: Very Good+

Stock No.: 81427