London: Hamish Hamilton Ltd., 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. 12mo. Khaki cloth boards, gilt-stamped spine. In red and white dust jacket. Spine sunned. Moderate edgewear and scuffing/chipping to spine ends and corners. Rear panel foxed. Boards bumped at corners and spine. Foxing to endpapers and edges of page block. Very good minus overall. Very good - / very good -. Item #22960
Critical assessment of the state of post-war intellectual life, written by the poet immediately following his two visits to Germany in 1945.