Poems from the Desert. Verses by Members of the Eighth Army.
London: George G. Harrap, .
One of 110 numbered copies signed by General Montgomery. Engraved frontispiece signed and dated by the artist Stephen Gooden. 1 vols. 8vo. Original navy blue morocco-backed cloth, upper cover with morocco and gilt onlay, t.e.g. Fine copy. Item #314294
Collection of 27 poems, with a foreword by General Bernard Montgomery, here in the deluxe issue signed by the general.
The frontispiece is classic Gooden, finely executed lines and a characteristic mixture of reality and fantasy.