YEATS, William Butler. Plays for an Irish Theatre, London: A. H. Bullen, 1911. 8° (232 x 150mm). Half title, coloured frontispiece and 3 plates by Gordon Craig. Original cloth-backed paper-covered boards, lettering-piece on spine, additional lettering-piece pasted onto rear pastedown. Provenance: "C. L. B. from E. E. H. December 1911" (inscription on front free endpaper).
With 12 other plays or collections of plays by W. B. Yeats including The Countess Kathleen and Various Legends and Lyrics (London, 1892), Deirdre ... Being Volume Five of Plays for an Irish Theatre (London, 1907), Plays for an Irish Theatre (London, 1911, illustrated by Gordon Craig), Four Plays for Dancers (London, 1921), The Play Queen (London, 1922, inscribed, "Rosie Moore Xmas 1922 from Lilian"), Plays and Controversies (London, 1923, dust-jacket), Wheels and Butterflies (London, 1934, dust-jacket) and The Herne's Egg. A Stage Play (London, 1938, dust-jacket), all FIRST EDITIONS in original bindings. (13)