John Masefield's Salt-Water Ballads.

New York: New York Public Library, 1952,

octavo, wrappers. 26pp. New York Public Library, Item #10032

This exhibition presented drafts of thirty-two of the first fifty poems published in the first edition, many to change considerably before the final version appeared in print. Notes describe the evolution of the poems, describe the correspondence related to publication and quote from book reviews and press and critical reaction at the time.

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