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William Cowan

First editions of the 20th and 21st centuries, with special emphasis on Scottish and Irish first editions.  Also small stock of contemporary (post-1950) art works, mostly signed limited edition prints, and ceramics. Catalogues are also issued, twice a year in specialisms. They are be listed here one week after the paper issue has been sent to customers on our mailing list.

The Cat and the Moon and Certain Poems.


YEATS, W. B. The Cat and the Moon and Certain Poems. Churchtown, Dundrum: The Cuala Press 1924. One of a limited edition of 500 copies. Hand-set in 14pt Caslon and printed by letterpress on hand-made Irish paper; bound in quarter Irish linen with paper-covered boards, all at the Cuala Press. Printed label on spine. Top edge dusty; some light foxing to the linen on the front cover, browning to front and rear endpapers (as is common with this title) and spine label slightly chipped, otherwise a very good copy.