EXTRAORDINARY out-of-print book of British poetry on the English Monarchy for the Coronation!!
Collector's 1937 hard-to-find first edition, first printing antiquarian vintage hardcover book - Royal Rhymes by John Milne. Has original unclipped dust jacket with British price 5s-net on flap. Pages MINT.
Has all the signature markings of true first edition, first printing. First Published in Coronation Year 1937. Printed in Great Britain. Publisher: Collins, London and Glasgow. Copyright, 1937, first edition, first printing. Not ex-library. No isbn.
Magnificent illustrations by D.A. Boden. Numerous pen and ink drawings including full page black & white plates; each a brilliant work of art. Photos do not fully capture exquisite detail; wait until you see up close. WOW!
Hardcover, illustrated dust wrapper, unclipped, 5s-net flap, black cloth boards, pink paper spine label. 73 MINT, rough cut ivory pages(not white), 9" x 6". Binding tight. Fine vintage condition for age. Pages fine/bright/crisp/clean/no writing or tears.
Cover excellent/bright/clean/light shelfwear including two lightly bumped corners-small board peek. DJ very good+/bright/clean overall-some shelfwear-light edge chipping-discoloration-scuffing-smudges-spine end bites/interior 2" clear tape.
This very scarce collector's book is a must have for all poetry collections; will make a FABULOUS gift!!
1937 'Royal Rhymes' British Poetry, RARE First Edition, First Printing, DJ, John Milne, Illustrated, Pen and Ink Drawings, D.A. Boden, Coronation Poems, English Monarchy, Pages MINT, Out-Of-Print
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