Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover : pp. (10) 11-128 : taupe eps : black cloth boards lettered in gilt to spine : dark brown dust wrapper lettered in light brown and white.
Wrapper scuffed; top board with minor wear patches at top and tail and with the wear extending to the head of the ffep. Very good / good. Item #3396
David Watt Ian Campbell (1915-1979), was an award winning Australian poet whose work started appearing regularly in print until 1942 when he started sending poems to The Bulletin. He counted among his close friends Douglas Stewart, Manning Clark, Rosemary Dobson, Patrick White, A. D. Hope and many others, especially those who lived and worked in and around Canberra. Campbell won the1968 Grace Leven Prize for poetry with this collection.