THE OXFORD BOOK OF ENGLISH VERSE 1250-1918.
Edition: New edition.
New York & Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1940. Hardcover - A classic poetry anthology, chosen and edited by Arthur Quiller-Couch, originally published in 1900 and reprinted many times. This is a US printing of the new edition of 1939. The preface notes that there are some "repairs" to the old edifice and more than 100 pages have been added, bringing it up to the Armistice in 1918. Includes an index of first lines. xxvii, 1172 pp.
Condition: Fine in navy blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front cover, light blue tinting to the top edge in a very good navy blue slipcase, with a paper label on the spine.