First edition, second impression. Signed by the author. Original illustrated card wrappers. A near fine copy, the binding square and firm with just a little rubbing and toning to extremities. The contents remain clean throughout and free from any other previous owners' inscriptions or stamps.
The author's first published collection. Signed and inscribed by Armitage in black ink on the half title page: "For Pat, / Best wishes / Simon Armitage". Provenance: from the library of the multi-award winning poet Pat Borthwick.
Stock code: 17842