Merlin & the Snake's Egg

Norris, Leslie , Ted Lewin(illus.)

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Price: $45.00

Place Published: New York
Publisher: The Viking Press
Date Published: 1978
Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN: 0670471917
Book Id: 18027


SIGNED and INSCRIBED. 48pp. Oblong octavo Green cloth with a silver stamped title on the spine. Fine condition. The dust jacket is in very good condition, with a couple of short closed tears in the top edge.


Inscribed by Norris on the front free endsheet, then additionally signed on the title page.Both Welshman and Utahn, Norris taught writing at BYU for two decades, and has many published poems and stories to his credit, including 'Girl from Cardigan', 'The Loud Winter' and 'Ransoms'. Considered the most important Welsh writer of the postwar period, with a writing career that spanned decades. A candidate for poet laureate of England (which eventually went to Ted Hughes). A member of both the Welsh Academy and England's Royal Society of Literature and winner of the prestigious Cholmondeley Poetry Prize, Leslie Norris was a poet of the first order who will be greatly missed.

By This Author: Norris, Leslie
By This Publisher: The Viking Press