[Cover title:] The Isles of Jessamy.

Logue (Christopher)

[Cover title:] The Isles of Jessamy.

Description: FIRST EDITION, full-page drawing by Herbert Kitchen, pp. [5], 4to, original stapled green wrappers, a few tiny marks to covers, very good

Publication Details: November Books, 1971

Notes: With a long, verse inscription to the blank preceding text: `Tom, Tom,/ wine and song/ I have got to sing my song,/ but I may not sing it thru/ lest I get some help from you. best to both, Christopher, 25.12.71`The recipient was Tom Maschler, of his mainstream publisher, Jonathan Cape - the Heywood Hill library label for whom, designed by Quentin Blake, is at the foot of inside front-cover. This poem was a Christmas greeting, privately published and printed in an edition of around 300 copies.

Bibliography: (Ramsden A34a)

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Price: £45

Subject: Modern First Edition

Published Date: 1971

Stock Number: 67635

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