(London): Hutchinson of London, (1961).
Hardcover. First edition. Decorative paper-covered boards. 134pp., pp. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with spine tanned, short tear on top corner on rear panel. Contains the first book appearance of "Thistles" and "Unknown Soldier" by Ted Hughes [S&T B9]; and the first appearance of Louis MacNeice's "The Wiper" [not in Armitage], and poems by Thomas Kinsella, Philip Larkin, R.S. Thomas, Kingsley Amis, Elizabeth Jennings, Stevie Smith et al.