HILLIER , Bevis. Young Betjeman. London, John Murray, 1988.
8vo. Original dark blue cloth with accompanying dust jacket; pp. 480; near fine, not price-clipped, inscribed by the author to title page "The first volume of my authorized biography of John Betjeman, Poet Laureate - and a friend. May 5 - 2016".
First Edition, inscribed by the author. The first half of Bevis Hillier's critically acclaimed biography of the famous poet, running from 1906 to 1933.