Boswell's Book of Bad Verse - Love Poems and other verses

By: Boswell, James (Edited by Jack Werner)

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Book Condition: Near Fine


First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean green boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 215 pages. Dust jacket is clean, corner price clipped (tiny bit of price still showing), no chips, hint of very slight rubbing and one 1/16" closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Poems discovered by Jack Werner (editor) in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, written in Boswell's own hand on 100 sheets of high quality notepaper. With a few exceptions, they have never been published before. Mr. Werner has now collected the poems together, with an historical commentary as erudite as it is in itself an entertainment.

Title: Boswell's Book of Bad Verse - Love Poems and other verses

Author Name: Boswell, James (Edited by Jack Werner)

Categories: Poetry,

Edition: First

Publisher: London, White Lion Publishers: 1974

ISBN Number: 0-85617-487-4

ISBN Number 13: 9780856174872

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good+ Jacket

Seller ID: 025153

Keywords: poetry, James Boswell, first edition, Jack Werner, bad verse,