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Trees: Poems by Michael Hamburger

Trees: Poems by Michael Hamburger by HAMBURGER, Michael [Sylvia Plath, Ted Hughes, Frieda Hughes] (1979)

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Author: HAMBURGER, Michael [Sylvia Plath, Ted Hughes, Frieda Hughes]
Title: Trees: Poems by Michael Hamburger, wood engravings by R Samaraweera
Year: 1979
Publisher: Embers Press
Place: Llangynog
Dust Jacket: No
Signed: No
Price: £125
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Copy number 24 of 226 published examples of Trees, a sequence of poems by Michael Hamburger with wood engravings by R Samaraweera. This limited edition is signed by the author and artist, fine in green slipcase, quarter leather over marbled boards, leather spine label, printed on Saunders pure rag paper, apparently unread. Michael Hamburger was a friend of Ted Hughes from whose family's collection this book comes via the sale by Frieda Hughes, daughter of Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes of 'my personal family items' at Bonhams, London (21 March, 2018) which she described in the catalogue as 'redolent of my parents' joint history. the books and the pamphlets and the poems signed by my mother and father, represented important aspects of their literary lives and were evidence of their powerful partnership.' Most of these items contain the Bonhams sale bookmark and can be accompanied by a signed guarantee of the item's authenticity from modernfirsteditions.
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