The Kind of Poetry I Want.

  • MacDiarmid, Hugh
  • Edinburgh: K.D. Duval 1961




PRESENTATION COPY, NO. 60 OF 300 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, folio, pp. 57, [7]. Original quarter vellum, decorative paper boards, spine lettered in gilt, cream paper slipcase. Slipcase splitting to top edge and rather soiled along one side, a little soiled elsewhere. Presentation inscription to flyleaf: ‘For my good friend Robin Richardson with every high regard. Hugh MacDiarmid May 1962’.


Printed by Giovanni Mardersteig at the Officina Bodoni. In addition to the signature at the colophon on the limitation-page this copy is signed and warmly inscribed to BBC producer Robin Richardson on the flyleaf by MacDiarmid.

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