Item #1223 Peter Grimes: The Poor of the Borough. George Crabbe.

Peter Grimes: The Poor of the Borough

London: Folio Society, 1990. Alan Powers. Hardcover. Introduction by Kevin Crossley-Holland with lithographs by Alan Powers. Near fine, bound in quarter cloth with patterned paper sides printed on Fabriano Ingres. Bookplate on David Enderton Johnson affixed within the front board. Although the Introduction recognizes that Crabbe's works were never fashionable, it notes that his poems are "highly readable" because of their "hauntingly beautiful" descriptions of pastoralia. Near fine. Item #1223

Price: $85.00

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