New York: Random House, 1949. First printing. Hardcover. 57pp. Large thin octavo [24 cm] 1/4 black paper with light gray paper covered boards, a gilt stamped title on the spine, and gilt stamped decorative patterns near the spine on the front covers. Very good. The covers are slightly browned. The endsheets are subtly darkened. The dust jacket is in very good condition. Very lightly soiled and rippled. Item #21333
This is Stephen Spender's fourth volume of verse to be issued under the Random House imprint.