The COLLECTED POEMS Of JAMES ELROY FLECKER.; Edited, with an Introduction, by J. C. Squire. James Elroy . Squire Flecker, Sir John Collings -, 1884 - 1915, 1884 - 1958.

The COLLECTED POEMS Of JAMES ELROY FLECKER.; Edited, with an Introduction, by J. C. Squire.

London: Martin Secker, 1916. 3rd impression. Association copy, INSCRIBED by Flecker's father to Flecker's music teacher & his wife. xxxi, [1 (blank)], 248, [8] pp. 6 pages of publisher adverts at rear, plus publisher's extra title label. 7-7/8" x 5-3/4". Original publisher's blue muslin cloth binding with printed paper title label to spine. Average wear. Spine sunned. Presentation inscription to preliminary blank. Foxing & age-toning ot paper. Withal, a VG copy. Item #48594

Dying at the young age of 30, losing a battle with tuberculosis, Flecker's death was described, at the time, as "unquestionably the greatest premature loss that English literature has suffered since the death of Keats". [Wiki].

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