Defending Ancient Spring. Kathleen Raine.

Defending Ancient Spring

London: Oxford University Press, 1967. First edition. 8vo, 198 pp, bound in navy cloth with gilt-stamped label at spine. Illustrated dust jacket.

First edition of this superb collection of essays on poets and metaphysical systems, including work on Perse, Blake, Shelley, Yeats, Muir, Watkins, Gascoyne et al.

Fine in a near fine jacket a bit faded at the spine, with a slight crumple at crown. Item #27702

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