Day 2 Lot 600

Hamilton, David – signed – “The Thorn Tree...

Auction Date: 7/10/2021 at 10am

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Hamilton, David – signed – “The Thorn Tree Clique – new analysis of Mathieson’s poem The Goff” publ’d 2001 in deluxe leather ltd no.5/50 - hand tooled in leather using a golfing motif at The Fine Bindery comes c/w it’s unique slip case. The book contains the first line by line analysis of Matthieson’s Edinburgh poem “The Goff” of 1742, not only casting new light on the play but also revealing it as an Enlightenment parable. The 4 wood engravings are by Kathleen Lindsley and an end pocket has a facsimile of this rare and valuable poem – appears unread – sun fading to spine otherwise (VG). Note From The David Easby Estate

Guide Price: £80.00 - £100.00

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