Hamilton, Patrick. Impromptu in Moribundia.
London, Constable and Co,1939, 1st Edition. 8vo. Cloth, gilt titles to spine. Pp289. Covers worn and bumped at edges, two light marks on spine. All pages tight, bright and clean. With neat ownership mark of Arnold Rattenbury on front free endpaper. In 1940 poet Arnold Rattenbury was Poetry Editor of Our Time magazine. The magazine was often in need of financial support and Rattenbury was sent to Patrick Hamilton for funds. Impromptu in Moribundia was on of Hamilton’s less successful books and fewer published. A scarce 1st edition with an interesting provenance. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.
Cat. No. 92864 £150