PHILIPPS, Colwyn Erasmus Arnold.
Title 1915. [Poems by] Colywyn Erasmus Arnold Philipps. Captain, Royal Horse Guards. Elder Son of John Wynford Philipps, 1st Baron St. Davids and 13th Baronet of Picton and Leonora his Wife. Born December 11, 1888. Killed in Action Near Ypres May 13, 1915.
Seller ID 73109
Smith, Elder & Co. 1915. No DW. Original white art-vellum boards, sunned to spine and edges with wear to extremities. Gift inscription in ink, "C. C. Hood. Boulogne. January 27. 1916. With Mother's love." Portrait frontis. with tissue guard of Philipps in full dress uniform. Endpapers browned with occasional foxing to pages otherwise a clean and sound copy of a very scarce First World War poetry item.
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