Three Lakeland Poems
Ruskin, John

Bembridge School Isle of Wight: Yellowsands Press for Members of the Ruskin Association, 1971. One of a limited edition of 75; Three short poems: Skiddaw, Derwent Water and Helvellyn; (from the Introduction): "...represent...the earliest examples of Ruskin's writings on the Lake District. Skiddaw and Derwent Water are also significant in that they were the first of Ruskin's written words to appear in print...Helvellyn is hitherto unpublished..."; (from the colophon): "Yellowsands Press Seventy five copies of this pamphlet have been printed for members of The Ruskin Association May 1971 Bembridge School Isle of Wight"; nicely printed on Glastonbury paper; pages; original cream printed paper wraps, small 'bouque' decoration; slight wear; very clean, in very good condition and an interesting piece of Ruskin ephemera, especially with the apparently unpublished item. Very Good S (Item ID: 17952)

$65.00

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