Celebrating Dylan Thomas, don’t miss this stunning new edition of ‘Under Milk Wood’

 

Dylan Thomas Deluxe 2 web

The De Luxe Edition, 100 copies, with signed original print by Peter Blake

Dylan Thomas Deluxe 1 web

The De Luxe Edition, clothbound box

Dylan Thomas 2 web

The Regular Edition, first print of 2,500 copies

To mark the centenary of Dylan Thomas’s birth…

Acclaimed for its eccentricity and admired for its lovelorn lyricism, Dylan Thomas’s groundbreaking 1954 ‘play for voices’, Under Milk Wood, has long echoed in the imagination of the founding father of British Pop Art, Sir Peter Blake.

Revealed here for the very first time alongside Thomas’s play text are 120 watercolours, pencil portraits and collages, absolutely one of Blake’s most distinctive and significant bodies of work.

We have here two of the bindings for sale, designed by Libanus Press and published by Enitharmon Editions: The Regular edition, in its first printing of 2,500 unnumbered paperback copies (£30), and the rare De Luxe edition of 100 clothbound copies, each accompanied by a signed original print by Peter Blake (£950).

page 3

‘…his mother is making welsh-cakes in the snow, and steals a fistful of snowflakes and currents…’

 

page 5

‘Ocky milkman, drowned asleep in Cockle Street’

 

page 2

‘Sindad Sailor…hugs his damp pillow whose secret name is Gossamer Beynon’

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