Sailing to Byzantium; The Wild Swans at Coole; The Song of Wandering Aengus, & other poems [3 Vols.]

Yeats (W.B.)

Sailing to Byzantium; The Wild Swans at Coole; The Song of Wandering Aengus, & other poems [3 Vols.]

Set by hand, printed letterpress & presented with an original linocut by Mary Plunkett.

Description: EACH VOLUME 14/20 COPIES (from an edition of 50 copies) signed by the printer, three-panel fold-out linocuts printed in different combinations of 3 colours, colophons printed in red, pp. [10]; [10]; [10], 8vo, original quarter cloth with illustrated boards repeating linocuts, cloth slipcase, note of thanks from the printer to previous owner laid in, fine

Publication Details: Dublin: Belgrave Private Press, 2015

Notes: One of only 20 sets of these attractively printed editions. The other poems featured are 'The Choice', 'No Second Troy', and 'Red Hanrahan's Song about Ireland', 'Down by the Salley Gardens', 'Who Goes with Fergus', 'An Irish Airman Foresees his Death', and 'The Lake Isle of Innisfree', 'He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven','When you are old', 'A Coat', and 'The White Birds'.

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Price: £250

Subject: Private Press

Published Date: 2015

Stock Number: 67121

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