# 17513

"Furnley MAURICE" [WILMOT, Frank] (1881 - 1942); SPOWERS, Ethel (1890-1947)

Arrows of longing. (Presentation copy)

$2,750.00 AUD

Illustrated by Miss Ethel Spowers. Introduction by Bernard O’Dowd. Melbourne : Alexander McCubbin, 1921. Limited to 200 copies. 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; this copy with a presentation inscription on the limitation page ‘Miss Thelma McLaren with the writers kindest regards Xmas 1922 F. Wilmot’; a superb copy, perhaps the finest extant.

A collection of poetry by Wilmot (who published under the pseudonym Furnley Maurice) illustrated with exquisite paintings by Ethel Spowers.