Behold, This Dreamer! by Walter de la Mare (1939) first edition book


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Walter de la Mare with jacket design by Barnett Freedman - Behold, This Dreamer! - Of Reverie, Night Sleep, Dream, Love Dreams, Nightmare, Death, the Unconscious, the Imagination, Divination, the Artist, and Kindred Subjects

New York: Alfred A. Knopf., 1939. First American Edition. Hardcover. Large 8vo. Publisher's top-stain (see photos). 694pp., excluding the index. Grey boards with purple lettering and decoration. Beige endpapers. Fair to good condition. Minor areas of discoloration and creasing to the pages of the text. The dust jacket is not price clipped (shows original price of $) and is in fair to good condition with minor edgewear, chipping, and sun-fading at the spine (see photos).

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