City of Dreadful Night


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[003298] Thomson, James. The City of Dreadful Night and Other Poems. London: Reeves and Turner, 1880. First Edition. 8vo. Hardback. Good+ / No Jacket. [8], 184pp, original cloth, title, author and publisher to spine in gilt, chocolate brown endpapers.

Very slightly rubbed, ‘1st edition £1-8-0’ written in pen to head of half-title, occasional hint of light foxing but generally quite bright and clean. Previous owners bookplate to front pastedown (Walter Hirst). With errata slip.

Hayward, English Poetry, 290 (large paper copy); Reilly, Late Victorian Poetry, pages 470-1