Publisher: MacDonald & Co, London, 1951 (Macdonald illustrated classics series no 19). Hardback, 438 pages, illustrated with 8 full page b/w plates. The protected cover, in dark red cloth boards with gilt titling to spine, is in very good, clean and bright condition with a trace of fading to top edge. Internally the book is in excellent condition - clean, firm, bright with no marks or inscriptions and clean, clear text pages and illustrations.
A very attractive copy of this lovely edition containing over 100 poems with eight splendid full page plates including portrait of the poet by Watts, a photograph of Somersby Rectory, Mariana by Millais, The Lady of Shallot by Waterhouse, Ulysses and the Sirens by Draper, a portrait of the poet as a young man by Laurence, portrait of Arthur Hallam, portrait of Lady Tennyson by Watts.