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

1970. 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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