1930. Item #90072
[ELIOT, T. S., introduction]. JOHNSON, Samuel. LONDON: A POEM AND THE VANITY OF HUMAN WISHES. With an Introductory Essay by T. S. Eliot. London: Fredreick Etchells & Hugh Macdonald, 1930. One of the Haslewood Books series. From a total edition of 450 numbered copies printed at the Chiswick Press, this is one of 150 copies, numbered 1 through 150, printed on Kentish Rag paper and signed by Eliot. It is number 147. 44 p.. Slim folio, 34.5 x 21.5 cm, in publisher's tan paper boards with a printed blue-paper label on upper board. Bookplate to front pastedown. Upper board is rubbed in a few places, and there is some shallow dampstaing along the bottom edge of the boards only: the text leaves are clean and partially unopened. (Gallup B15a).