Poems Written in Early Youth by T. S. Eliot, 1st/1st, 1967
This is a near fine copy of T. S. Eliot's 'Poems Written in Early Youth' in first edition, first printing. Faber, London, 1967. The textblocks in very good condition with foxing on the top of the textblock, however there is no discolouration. The dust jacket has a couple faint black marks on the front cover, however is in overall near fine condition, but has not been price clipped. The boards are free from chips, however has some spotting at the top and front of the book. Overall this is a near fine copy.
This slim volume of poems was a collection of poems T.S. Eliot wrote in his late teens to early twenties. The poems had the feel of being by a young person. The poems had interesting rhyme and rhythm. Many seemed rather dark in topic. These Poems are mostly short and easy to read.