North Montpelier, Vt: The Driftwood Press, 1945. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7. Very Good. Item #12818
A very handsome association copy, inscribed by Byron on the front end paper to friend Elbert G*******.Black cloth with silver foil to front an spine. Square tight binding and clean interior. Byron's third volume of poetry was more melancholy due to the effects of WWII than his first two, These Chesapeake Men - 1942 and Delaware Poems - 1943. Original edition limited to 500 copies. White Collar and Chain is extremely scarce and even more so in intact dust jacket. Dust jacket with mild edge wear. Presents handsomely in archival mylar.A superior edition.