Limited edition, this being number 127 of 500 copies printed, signed by the author in black ink to the limitation page. Publisher's original orange-red paper-covered boards with titles in gilt to the upper board. Two illustrations by Stephen Tennant, one in colour. An attractive near fine copy, the binding square and tight with slight fading to the spine and minor rubbing to the extremities. The contents are clean and bright throughout and remain free from any previous owners' inscriptions or stamps.
Number 14 in the Ariel Poems series, Sassoon's poem pays tribute to his mother, Theresa Thornycroft Sassoon (1853-1947).
Stock code: 18495