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Cypress and Acacia by  Vernon Watkins - First Edition - 1959 - from Paul Haynes Rare Books (SKU: Biblio655)

Cypress and Acacia

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Cypress and Acacia

by Watkins, Vernon

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First edition. Faber and Faber. London. 1959. Octavo. 102pp. A fine copy in the original purple cloth, white lettering to spine, in original unclipped dust wrapper (12s 6d), a little sunned, with a couple of short closed tears to upper edges.
Cypress and Acacia was published after the death of his friend Dylan Thomas, 'Three Harps' being an elegy on the death of his brother poet.

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Bookseller
Paul Haynes Rare Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
Biblio655
Title
Cypress and Acacia
Author
Watkins, Vernon
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Faber and Faber
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1959
Size
8vo
Keywords
Poetry, Wales
Bookseller catalogs
Literature; Welsh;
Size
8vo

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About Paul Haynes Rare Books

Paul Haynes has been an antiquarian bookseller since 1978. Based in Hay on Wye, he travels worldwide to buy and sell rare and old books. A member of the ABA, ILAB and PBFA. Paul Haynes Rare Books offers both antiquarian and scarce books in all subjects, with something of a bias towards the owner's passion for Travel and Exploration.

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
octavo
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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
edges
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fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
sunned
Damage done to a book cover or dust jacket caused by exposure to direct sunlight.  Very strong fluorescent light can cause...[more]

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