(Swinburne, Algernon Charles). Painter-Downes, Mollie
Title AT THE PINES: Swinburne and Watts-Dunton in Putney
Book Condition A few tiny scratches to upper page edge color, else a fine copy in a lightly age-toned illustrated dust jacket that shows some mild offsetting to the flaps. Jacket design by Craig Dodd based upon the drawing by Max Beerbohm. Illustrated.
Edition First edition.
Publisher London: Hamish Hamilton, (1971).
Seller ID 35471.00
Painter-Downes recreates the daily life of the two old gents at the suburban house on Putney Hill where Swinburne had been spirited away by his fellow author and benefactor "from a life of brandy, rackety companions, and more complicated 'imprudences."'
Literary Biography. Poetry. English Literature.