169. Graves (Robert) Good-Bye to all That, first edition, first issue with the Sassoon poem printed in full on pp.341-343, frontispiece, bookplate of Perry Molstad tipped-in on endpaper, original salmon pink cloth, gilt, spine ends and corners a little bumped, otherwise near-fine, dust-jacket designed by Len Lye and with a photograph of Graves by Alfred Cracknell, very short closed tear to head of upper panel, but overall a near-fine copy, [Higginson A32a], preserved in folding chemise and custom morocco-backed slip-case, spine a little rubbed and faded, 8vo, 1929.
est. £1000 – £1500
The first issue with the poem by Siegfried Sassoon printed in full on pp.341-343 and then suppressed with the inclusion of asterisks in the poem's place. Cyril Falls says "His war scenes have been justly acclaimed to be excellent; they are, in fact, among the few in books of this nature which are of real historical value."