Comfort Me with Apples And Other Poems
Bewick, Elizabeth , Graham Williams(illus.)
Place Published: Biddenden, Kent
Publisher: The Florin Press
Date Published: 1987
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 28763
Signed. Narrow quarto. 16.75 cm by 39.5 cm. 37pp. Housed in green slipcase. Fine press book. Patterned cloth boards with gilt title to leather strip on spine. Illustrated with wood engravings. This is one of 135 copies signed by the poet and by the illustrator. Fine in a near fine slipcase.
An appealing mix of Bewick's Poetry and Graham Williams' engravings. From 'Love Song II: "Mother you, /smother you, /wrap you in silk-- /what shall I do /if you don't want hot milk?"