Vintage London, London: William Collins, 1942, 4°, FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED COPY, the front free endpaper with presentation inscription: "Frederic Hood with love from C, Christmas 1942," followed by an inscription from the author reading: "& inscribed for him by John Betjeman who hasn't seen the book with its very poor colour reproductions, for years. I was paid /P12 for writing it. 1959," coloured mounted plates, illustrations, original cloth (lightly soiled). With 3 other books by Betjeman, 2 inscribed by the author to Frederic Hood. (5)" /> BETJEMAN, John. <I>Collected Poems</I>, London: John Murray, 1958, 8°, FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED COPY, the front free endpaper with ownership signature of "Frederic Hood, December 12. 1958," with further inscription by the author: "Inscribed by John Betjeman on the occasion of Frederick Hood's fifth year in the incumbencies of St. Mary Aldernay ..." original cream boards; <I>Vintage London</I>, London: William Collins, 1942, 4°, FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED COPY, the front free endpaper with presentation inscription: "Frederic Hood with love from C, Christmas 1942," followed by an inscription from the author reading: "& inscribed for him by John Betjeman who hasn't seen the book with its very poor colour reproductions, for years. I was paid /P12 for writing it. 1959," coloured mounted plates, illustrations, original cloth (lightly soiled). With 3 other books by Betjeman, 2 inscribed by the author to Frederic Hood. (5) | Christie's