[WILMOT, Frank]. MAURICE, Furnley (1881 - 1942)
[ETHEL SPOWERS]. Arrows of longing (presentation copy)
Illustrated by Miss Ethel Spowers. Introduction by Bernard O’Dowd. Melbourne : Alexander McCubbin, 1921. Quarto, gilt-lettered cloth, bookplate to front pastedown, pp. 114, tipped-in colour plates with captioned tissue guards, in the publisher’s box with colour illustration. A very fine copy. Limited to 200 copies. This copy with a presentation inscription on the limitation page ‘Miss Thelma McLaren with the writers kindest regards Xmas 1922 F. Wilmot’. A collection of poetry by Wilmot (who published under the pseudonym Furnley Maurice) illustrated with exquisite paintings by Ethel Spowers. A superb copy, perhaps the finest extant.