Dolben, Digby Mackworth; Robert Bridges, editor
The Poems of Digby Mackworth Dolben: Edited with a Memoir by Robert Bridges
London: Oxford University Press, 1911. Hard Cover. First Edition. Inscribed by Bridges: “sent to the Times for review RB.” The rare prospectus (with a manuscript note by Bridges) and errata leaflets are inserted. This was Digby Mackworth Dolben’s only book, published posthumously, as unfortunately, Dolben (1848-1867) was drowned at the age of nineteen. Robert Bridges was Dolben’s cousin. Bound in original linen backed grey boards. The spine label is browned and a bit worn, and the cloth on the spine is also browned, as are the top edges of the boards. Offsetting to endpapers, otherwise very clean interior. Very good condition. 129 pages. POE/050611. Very Good.