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On a calm shore

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On a Calm Shore - poems  by Frances Cornford, with designs by Christopher Cornford.  This is Francis Cornford's last book; while it was in press she died at Cambridge, in the city and shire with which she and her poems had long been and always will be associated.   Contents include poems under several sections: Time, Children, Night and Morning, Love, Places and Seasons, and Transience.  With six double page and one single-page designs and twenty two smaller decorations. which harmonise with and contain the shifting moods of the text without distracting attention from it.

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Added value:
First edition
Author(s):
Frances Cornford
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
22cm x 14.5cm x 1.2cm
Edition:
First edition 1960
Number of pages:
95
Publisher:
Cresset
Title:
On a calm shore

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On a Calm Shore - poems  by Frances Cornford, with designs by Christopher Cornford.  This is Francis Cornford's last book; while it was in press she died at Cambridge, in the city and shire with which she and her poems had long been and always will be associated.   Contents include poems under several sections: Time, Children, Night and Morning, Love, Places and Seasons, and Transience.  With six double page and one single-page designs and twenty two smaller decorations. which harmonise with and contain the shifting moods of the text without distracting attention from it.

Added value:
First edition
Author(s):
Frances Cornford
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
22cm x 14.5cm x 1.2cm
Edition:
First edition 1960
Number of pages:
95
Publisher:
Cresset
Title:
On a calm shore

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