The Wormwood Cup: Thomas Hardy in Cornwall

By: Phelps, Kenneth

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Blue hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound. Light browning to endpapers from dustjacket flaps. Signed by the author in blue biro on title page. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light sunning to jacket covers, light browning to inner flaps of dustjacket, and very light shelfwear. 172pp. 22 b/w plates (inc.frontispiece). As a young architect, Thomas Hardy came to North Cornwall to restore the church of St.Juliot near Boscastle. There he courted and married Emma Lavinia Gifford, the Rector's sister-in-law. From this fact stemmed much of his best known verse.

Title: The Wormwood Cup: Thomas Hardy in Cornwall

Author Name: Phelps, Kenneth

Categories: English Literature,

Publisher: Padstow, Cornwall, Lodenek Press: 1975

ISBN Number: 0902899414

ISBN Number 13: 9780902899414

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 006365

Keywords: thomas hardy, emma gifford,