With Love & Eighty Candles : for M. E. K.

Cambridge: Rampant Lion Press, 1970. [24pp.] uncut. Blue-green paperback, with hand-sewn binding. Previous owner’s book label on lower inside front cover. Some fading to cover and slight edge wear. Pages are in fine condition. Printed for the 80th birthday celebration of Margaret Elizabeth Keynes, grand daughter of Charles Darwin, and wife to noted Blake scholar Geoffrey Keynes. Text includes a poem by Jon Stallworthy, several speeches by guests of the party, and a menu for the evening’s dining. This particular copy was given to Brian Hill by Margaret Keynes herself, and includes her handwritten note to him. One of 200 copies. Item #107906

Price: $150.00

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