London: Faber and Faber, 1938. First Edition. First printing. Octavo. Publisher's cloth boards, lettered in black on spine; dustjacket; 50pp. Tight, clean, Near Fine copy in the original printed dustwrapper, which is lightly worn at extremities; corner-clipped by the publisher on all four flap corners, as issued, with original 5 shilling price intact.
The poet's first published collection, including a number of poems that first appeared in Criterion. T.S. Eliot (at this time the poetry editor at Faber) was an early admirer of Prince's work, and has been credited with seeing his first book through to publication.