The Poetry of Railways
Carr, Samuel, editor
Publisher: London, Batsford
£8.80 with P&P in UK
1st edition hardback, small format, 88 pages 4 colour plates 32 b&w illustrations. A very good clean copy in price clipped dj. Dj is very good apart from 4mm clean tear in top edge and spine is sunned. Brief gift inscription on free front end paper, no other marks or damage.
Contains 50+ railway related poems by British and Amercian poets from 19th and 20th century. Features such illustrious names as Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Emily Dickinson, Rupert Brooks WH Auden, Siegfried Sassoon, John Betjeman, to name but a few.
Charming collection for the literate railway enthusiast!
Our Ref: S5618