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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 254

    YEATS, William Butler (1865-1939). The King of the Great Clock Tower, Commentaries and Poems. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1935. 8° (225 x 135mm). (Ink correction to printer's error in the final verse of 'Parnell's Funeral' on page 31). Publisher's cloth-backed green paper boards (spine ends bumped, light corner wear). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, INSCRIBED in black ink on the front free endpaper, 'Ivan Hapley [?] from WB Yeats.' Wade 179A.

    Price Realised  

    YEATS, William Butler (1865-1939). The King of the Great Clock Tower, Commentaries and Poems. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1935. 8° (225 x 135mm). (Ink correction to printer's error in the final verse of 'Parnell's Funeral' on page 31). Publisher's cloth-backed green paper boards (spine ends bumped, light corner wear). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, INSCRIBED in black ink on the front free endpaper, 'Ivan Hapley [?] from WB Yeats.' Wade 179A.


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