We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
A bright INSCRIBED US first edition, first impression. INSCRIBED to the American poet, Sandra McPherson.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is very bright, is unfaded, and is complete. It is unclipped. Looks very sharp.
Book: The book is square and very tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean and unfaded, the corners sharp. The pages and closed page edges are clean and bright. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has been INSCRIBED on the ffep by Seamus Heaney. The inscription reads: Sandra, well met in Paris. 'Our poesy is as a gum which oozes from whence tis Nourished..' with admiration, Seamus Heaney. The recipient is the poet, Sandra McPherson, who has also SIGNED the page. A lovely copy in a protected wrapper.
Condition: Fine Jacket Condition: Fine
Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux 1985