Hughes, Ted – Lupercal’ First UK Edition 1960 SIGNED

Hughes, Ted – Lupercal’ First UK Edition 1960 SIGNED

hughes ted lupercal first uk edition 1960 signed

Hughes, Ted – Lupercal’ First UK Edition 1960 SIGNED

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£1,500.00

A first Edition, first printing published by Faber in 1960. One of 2250 copies. SIGNED by the author to the title page. A fine copy in a very good+ dust wrapper. One very short closed tear to top edge, 2cms closed tear to lower hinge slightly browned to margins. Not price clipped. Provenance :Comes with a manuscript letter from poet Fleur Adcock to the previous owner referencing a photocopy of one of her own poems annotated “from a parcel of poems for Ted Hughes on his 65th birthday” by Adcock. Her note states that this “seems to constitute evidence for the Ted Hughes visit when your book was signed”.Fleur Adcock received the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry, as did Ted Hughes.

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A first Edition, first printing published by Faber in 1960. One of 2250 copies. SIGNED by the author to the title page. A fine copy in a very good+ dust wrapper. One very short closed tear to top edge, 2cms closed tear to lower hinge slightly browned to margins. Not price clipped. Provenance :Comes with a manuscript letter from poet Fleur Adcock to the previous owner referencing a photocopy of one of her own poems annotated “from a parcel of poems for Ted Hughes on his 65th birthday” by Adcock. Her note states that this “seems to constitute evidence for the Ted Hughes visit when your book was signed”.Fleur Adcock received the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry, as did Ted Hughes.

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