BETJEMAN, John. Selected Poems … Chosen with a Preface by John Sparrow. London: John Murray, 1948. 8°. Half title, Aldine device on title. Original yellow buckram, spine lettered in gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut. Provenance: Michael Sadleir (label). ONE OF 18 COPIES SPECIALLY BOUND AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Beneath John Betjeman’s signature is inscribed, [?]in a different hand, “No. 8 of a Special Edition, limited to 18 copies.”
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