Hoping for a Hoopoe
London, Gollancz, 1959. The first British edition of his first book, a collection of poems, published in the U.S. as The Carpentered Hen the previous year. Fine in a dust jacket with a small, nearly imperceptible abrasion to the rear panel, else fine. [#912062] $100

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