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A Shropshire Lad - A. E. Housman

Silent Books, 1995, Hardback ..
Condition: Very Good.

First in this edition. [First: 1896] Illustrated / decorative end papers & blanks. From the cover: “Since its first publication in 1896, A Shropshire Lad has consistently remained in print as a great favourite throughout the English-speaking world. Agnes Miller Parker was commissioned in 1940 to engrave the illustrations. They are the finest ever done for this book and amongst the very best of her wood engravings. This superb new edition combines the definitive setting of the poem, approved by Housman Society scholars, with the beautiful wood engravings of Agnes Miller Parker and a new introduction by lan Rogerson.”
Illustrator: Agnes Miller Parker (Woodcuts)
Size: 8" x 5"
Number of Pages: 109
ISBN: 1851830707

£27.20 (Now Sold)