First published in 1936 , this is a 1941 reprint by OUP . The poems were selcedt by W>B Yeats, and he provides a lengthy introduction , explining his choices, and omissions,
Index to poets names, , index of fir st lines , 438 pages , plus introduction.
Includes both british and Irish poets, no international or US poets were included under the remit given.
Condition - very good, smaller format hardcover in dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt to front and spiuen, OUP emblem to base of spine. An attractive edition.