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Lot 0066
  • Item: The Hawk in the Rain
  • First Edition
  • Author: Ted Hughes
  • Publishing: New York: Harper & Brothers, 1957
  • Size: 7.6 x 5.4 inches
  • 52 pages
  • Stated first edition, early printing with "H-G" to copyright page

    A lovely early printing copy of Hughes' first collection of poems, for which Sylvia Plath typed the manuscript version.

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  • Location: This item ships from Georgia.

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  • Condition

    Very mild edge wear and dust soiling to dust jacket, encased in protective archival sleeve. Front flap price-clipped. Light shelfwear to black cloth hardcover binding, with gilt to spine. Toning to endpapers. Previous owner's gift inscription to front free endpaper. Toning to gutters throughout. Text block a bit loose, but binding is sound. Contents are clean and unmarked. Very good / good.

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    The Hawk in the Rain, Ted Hughes, First Edition

    Estimate $100 - $150Feb 5, 2017
    New York, NY, USA