1981. Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1981.
Thick 8vo, xi, 428pp. Original green buckram stamped in gilt to backstrip, green pictorial dust jacket (not price-clipped); illustrated throughout in black and white by means of 56 facsimiles within the text. Near fine in very good dust jacket.
§ First edition. Fascinating life of a very important figure in the study of many authors including William Blake, who also climbed with Mallory as a young man, served in two World Wars as a surgeon, and was elected an Honorary Fellow of the British Academy – Keynes was a true Renaissance man, mostly remembered today for his bibliographical studies. Item #104695