London: Martin Brian and O'Keeffe, 1978. [Scottish Poetry] FINELY BOUND FIRST EDITION. Two volumes. Octavo (23 x 15cm), pp. xxii; 734; pp. viii; 735-1485 . Printed on india paper, with an associated poetry reading flyer loose to preliminaries. Contemporary green full calf, with raised bands, gilt titles and decoration to spines, and marbled endpapers. Spines sunned, with some light rubbing and a few marks to boards. Very good. The definitive edition of the Scottish poet's verse, including 'all the poems I have published in more than thirty books of poetry (or of prose and poetry) from my first book, Annals of the Five Senses, published in 1923, to the final publication of my Direadh poems in one volume, which appeared more than fifty years later in 1974.'. Item #56369
From the library of pioneering Sports Scientist Prof. N.C. Craig Sharp (1933-2018), also a Burns scholar and Poetry Critic for Radio Clyde.
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