THE VIKING BOOK OF POETRY OF THE ENGLISH-SPEAKING WORLD (VOLUME II only)

By: Aldington, Richard (Editor)

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Quarter bound in publisher's dark blue cloth over light blue cloth boards, gilt lettering and decoration on spine, gilt (blue) lettering and borders on cover, TEG (blue), fore-edge deckle. 8vo. lxxiii, 642 pp. This is an unmarked copy, tight and square, front hinge starting, minor shelf-wear, else fine. The dust jacket (now in Mylar) is mildly chipped. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. A comprehensive anthology, from "Beowulf" to the mid-twentieth century, including narrative and dramatic as well as lyric poetry; American as well as British and Commonwealth poets; less familiar poems as well as acknowledged masterpieces. Includes 1,300 poems by 375 poets. With an introductory survey by the editor. "The best comprehensive anthology of British and American poetry yet made." - Mark Van Doren. Book Club Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: THE VIKING BOOK OF POETRY OF THE ENGLISH-SPEAKING WORLD (VOLUME II only)

Author Name: Aldington, Richard (Editor)

Categories: Poetry Anthologies, Novels, Poetry & Literature, Reference,

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC). 1

Publisher: NY, The Viking Press: 1958

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 5510

Keywords: Poetry British Poetry American Poetry Antholofgies Anthology