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AUDEN, W.H.

The Common Life

Frankfurt: J.G. Blaschke, ?1968

Small 8vo, unpaginated [24pp.]. Original white card wrappers with pink paper wrappers around, lettered in black to front panel. A fine copy.

First edition, second issue. German translation by Dieter Leisegang. Contains the poems Ascension Day 1964 and The Common Life, in both English and German.

First issued in an edition of 1500 copies in 1964 in grey wrappers, this second issue, with no resetting but with the words 'Englisch - Deutsch' omitted from the front panel, appeared in late 1968 or early 1969 in pink wrappers, the original paper no longer being available.

A fine copy.



Keywords: W.H. AUDEN"
£15.00


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