Great Britain: R & R Clark Ltd., 1924. Item #03296
"A Thing of Beauty is a Joy Forever"
KEATS, John. The Poems of John Keats. Arranged in chronological order with a preface by Sidney Colvin. New York: Brentano's, . (Reprinted from the Florence Press edition of 1915).
Two octavo volumes (7 15/16 x 5 15/16 inches; 202 x 151 mm.). xviii, [2, blank], 338, [2, blank]; viii, 371, [1, colophon] pp.
Bound for Brentano's ca. 1925 in three quarter dark red crushed levant morocco over blue cloth boards ruled in gilt. Spines with five raised bands decoratively tooled and lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, other uncut, pink marbled endpapers. A fine set.
"The present edition of Keat's complete Poems has a twofold object: first to present the poems in a perfect typographical form, and secondly to arrange them as nearly as may be in the order in which they were written." (Sidney Colvin).