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Yeats (W.B.), Poems Written in Discouragement. Lady Gregory's Copy Signed by Yeats.

Lot 553/0297

Estimate EUR: €2500 - €4000
Hammer price: €0

Lady Gregory’s Copy Signed by W.B. Yeats Cuala Press: Yeats (W.B.) Poems Written in Discouragement, sm. square 8vo Dundrum 1913. Limited to 50 Copies Only. Sewn, 8pp, unopened orig. printed grey wrappers. Signed & inscribed on front cover, “Privately Printed, W.B. yeats. With Lady Gregory’s distinctive bookplate inside front cover. An exquisite Copy. (1) Provenance: From the Library of Mrs. Catherine Kennedy, ‘Nu,’ grand-daughter of Lady Gregory, daughter of Robert Gregory, the subject of W.B. Yeat’s Poem ‘An Irish Airman foresees his death’.