The Poetry Review. Volume 1 (January to December, 1912). Edited by Harold Monro.
by THE POETRY REVIEW
1st EditionPrice: £250.00 ($ 375.20)
from: Clearwater Books
The Poetry Bookshop, London [1912/13]. 4to. 567pp. Paper-covered cloth, chafed at tips of corners and a little rubbed and nicked at spine ends. Front hinge cracked at title page and upper board tender as a result. Former owner name neatly inked to front endpaper. A nice bright copy of the first volume (comprising twelve issues) of Monro's influential poetry monthly. Includes verses by Lascelles Abercrombie, Rupert Brooke, Ezra Pound, G.K.Chesterton, Aleister Crowley, W.H.Davies, John Drinkwater, W.W.Gibson and James Stephens; plus an abundance of articles, criticism and reviews (including Pound's 'Canzoni', Doughty's 'Clouds', Hueffer's 'Critical Attitude' and 'High Germany', Crowley's 'High History of Good Sir Palimedes' and 'Mortadello', and Brooke's 'Poems'). Uncommon.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good.