Content: Provenance: Charlotte Shaw (her subscription copy)& G. Bernard Shaw. With the latter's book label and ms. inscription on 6 p. preceding t.p. (published in: Flyleaves / Bernard Shaw. Austin [Tex.] : W.T. Taylor, 1977. P. 38-41). "&[Stanley Baldwin] could always be depended on to smoke amiably and do nothing"&: p. iii of inscription. Sold by Shaw's order at Sotheby's, July 25, 1949& cf. Sotheby cat. 7-25-49, no. 130.
Content: This copy issued in binding by Charles McLeish (signed C. McL.) of tan morocco, gilt, with monogram SS& enclosed in green morocco solander by Riviere and Son. Ms. note by G. Bernard Shaw laid in, erroneously ascribing binding to McClelland.
Content: With the author's ms. correction and his ms. inscription "&Complete copy. 1.XII.26. TES"& on p. xix. With the plate of "&Prickly pear"&& with the additional wood engraving preceding the dedication, signed in pencil: "&The poem. 1/5. Blair H-S. 26."& Without the Nash drawings on p. 92 and 208.
Extent: Xxii, 659 p.,  leaves of plates (4 folded) : ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.), col. maps 26 cm.