Thomson, James ("B.V.")
Title THE CITY OF DREADFUL NIGHT And Other Poems
Book Condition Light use, minor patch of stain to front cover, thus about near fine; in blue cloth with gilt bust of the poet to front cover, gilt lettering to spine; fore and lower page edges untrimmed; no dust jacket.
Publisher London: P.J. and A.E. Dobell, 1919.
Seller ID 48436.00
Collection by the Victorian Scot--called "the poet of doom"--who is best known for the gothic epic of the title. "Inspired by his own struggles in the city of London, the poem portends the horrors and decadence of modern urban life."--Grady McAllister.
Scottish Literature. Victorian Literature. Gothic. Poetry. 19th Century Literature.