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Lot 627
STURGE MOORE (THOMAS)
Mystery and Tragedy. Two Dramatic Poems, PRESENTATION COPY TO LADY OTTOLINE MORRELL
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STURGE MOORE (THOMAS)
Mystery and Tragedy. Two Dramatic Poems, PRESENTATION COPY TO LADY OTTOLINE MORRELL, inscribed on front free endpaper "Lady Ottoline Morrell./ She was a girl as tender as spring leaves,/ Living but to return smile she receives,/ And gentleness from rudeness to recover,/ So was all pity for her swarthy lover: T. Sturge Moore", dust-jacket (torn along spine), Cayme Press, 1930; The Unknown Known and a Dozen Odd Poems, author's compliment slip and note "To Dear Caroline with love from Tom ... November 27. 1939" loosely inserted, M. Secker, 1939; Poems, 6 vol., publisher's wrappers, slipcase, Duckworth, 1924; A Sicilian Idyll and Judith, inscribed "With love from Tom & Marie Dec. 1911", dust-jacket, 1911; The Little School, inscribed "Bertie with love from Tom & Marie, Christmas 1917", 1917; Danaë, Aforetime, Blind Thamyris, 1920; The Powers of the Air, 1920; Judas, 1923, publisher's cloth and cloth-backed boards (with pictorial designs by Sturge Moore) unless otherwise stated, 8vo; and 3 others by Moore (16)
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