DULCE COR BEING THE POEMS OF FORD BERÊTON.

London: Kegan Paul, Trench & Co., 1886. Original chocolate brown cloth, stamped in gilt and blind. Frontis portrait. A few minor rubs, small crack to top of front inner hinge, previous owner's name in blind in corner of front endsheet, otherwise a tight, bright copy. Item #WRCLIT41834

First edition of Crockett's pseudonymously published first book and most substantial experiment with verse, a mode he largely abandoned in favor of the long string of popular novels that marked his success. NCBEL III:1044.

Price: $300.00

First Book