The Land of Heart's Desire

INVENTORY #2479

The Land of Heart's Desire

YEATS, W. B.

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An example of Yeats's early theatre work when his focus as a playwright was on Irish myth and history. The Beardsley frontispiece also marks Yeats's connection to the Aesthetes and Decadents of the 1890s, prior to his transformation into the premier Modernist poet of the twentieth century.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Stone & Kimball
  • Edition: First American Edition limited to 450 copies
  • Date Published: 1894
  • Place Published: Chicago
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Fair
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    43 p. 18 cm. Gorgeous frontispiece by Aubrey Beardsley. Date is misprinted on the title page as 1814. Tan hardcover. Edges worn. Front hinge cracked. Stain in inner margin, faint stain on top edge, edges a bit worn.

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