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Modern First Edition Book Collection

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Colleted in depth in printed and manuscript materials are the works of the Georgians and the Imagists, particularly Walter de la Mare (Hausdorfer) and Richard Aldington (Harrington), with additional collections of Robert Louis Stevenson (Maser), Joseph Conrad (Maser), John Masefield (Maser), James Hanley (Harrington), Naomi Royde-Smith, Joel Chandler Harris (Benoit), Walt Whitman (Innes, Traubel and Whiteman), Sir Walter Scott and Matthew Gregory Lewis.

Illustration: First edition of de la Mare's The Listeners, 1912. Thomas Hardy's copy with the Max Gate plate, and notes by Sir Sydney Cockerell.

Illustration: First edition of de la Mare's The Listeners, 1912. Thomas Hardy's copy with the Max Gate plate, and notes by Sir Sydney Cockerell.