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Grave Epigrams and Other Verses

Grave Epigrams and Other Verses by John Sparrow, The Cygnet Press, 1981. Signed by John Sparrow to Sally Owen September 1984.

Included with the book a photocopy of an address delivered at his funeral 29 January 1992 and a very rare copy of:

A Day with Myself by Sparrow, a poem published in 1979 in a limited edition of 100 by Cygnet Press signed to Sally Owen. Annotation by the Author.

A rare combination.

John Sparrow (1906-1992) English academic, barrister and book collector. Warden of All Souls College Oxford 1952-1977. (John Lowe wrote 'The Warden: A Portrait of John Sparrow 1998.)