The Vision of The Prodigal Son.

  • Smith, Sydney Goodsir
  • Edinburgh: M. MacDonald 1960




FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, 8vo, pp. 26, [2]. Original textured orange card printed in black. Just a touch of soiling to wrappers. Presentation inscription to flyleaf: ‘The Richardson from The Smith’.


Smith's poem was commissioned by the BBC for the bicentenary of the birth of Robert Burns. This copy was presented to BBC producer Robin Richardson.

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