Farewell to a Child. Berkhamsted, Priapus Press, 1982.

8vo, pp. 16; a fine copy, unopened, stitched as issued in original pink printed wrappers, lower edge of front wrapper a little soiled and abraded, spine faded.

First edition, 350 copies printed including thirty-five signed by Aldiss. [with:]

ALDISS, Brian, compiler. A Garland of First Lines. Oxford, Parchment Ltd, [c. 2002?].

8vo, pp. [23]; a fine copy, stapled as issued in original pink printed wrappers.

Second/third edition? [and:]

ALDISS, Brian. “I Went to the House of the Sun”. Poems. Oxford, Parchment Ltd, 2001.

vo, pp. [44]; a fine copy, stapled as issued in orange printed wrappers; spine lightly faded; portrait of Aldiss to inner rear wrapper.

First edition, fifty copies printed. [and:]

ALDISS, Brian. “When You Are Gone…” Poems.

Poems. Oxford, Parchment Ltd, 2001.

8vo, pp. [36]; a fine copy, stapled is issued in pink printed wrappers, portrait of Aldiss’s wife Margaret to rear inner wrapper; Picasso postcard loosely inserted, inscribed in Aldiss’s hand to his partner Alison Soskice: ‘If it should happen that you ever come across this card, recall that I loved you to the limits of my personality. Anything you could do to further my reputation (what reputation could that be?!) as a poet would be welcome. With my love* {*posthumous, of course!}’.

First edition, twenty-five copies printed.

£175

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Farewell to a Child. Berkhamsted, Priapus Press, 1982.

8vo, pp. 16; a fine copy, unopened, stitched as issued in original pink printed wrappers, lower edge of front wrapper a little soiled and abraded, spine faded.

First edition, 350 copies printed including thirty-five signed by Aldiss. [with:]

ALDISS, Brian, compiler. A Garland of First Lines. Oxford, Parchment Ltd, [c. 2002?].

8vo, pp. [23]; a fine copy, stapled as issued in original pink printed wrappers.

Second/third edition? [and:]

ALDISS, Brian. “I Went to the House of the Sun”. Poems. Oxford, Parchment Ltd, 2001.

vo, pp. [44]; a fine copy, stapled as issued in orange printed wrappers; spine lightly faded; portrait of Aldiss to inner rear wrapper.

First edition, fifty copies printed. [and:]

ALDISS, Brian. “When You Are Gone…” Poems.

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Provenance: from the library of Brian Aldiss (1925-2017).

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