Octavo, 45pp, gilt lettering on spine. Bound by Leighton Straker in London. Original blue morocco spine. Near fine gold cloth boards. Slipcase in navy blue leather, felt interior. Limited edition of 110 signed copies by General Sir Bernard Montgomery, this being number 23.
Comments: Frontispiece signed by artist Stephen Gooden. This limited-edition printing of ?Poems from the Desert? is a compilation of versus by members of the British 8th Army Provenance: was originally sold by Philip Duschnes Rare Books in New York. Original label is fixed to last page.