New York London: W. W. Norton & Company, 2012. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. 8vo, black quarter cloth with gold lettering on spine over black boards, Mylar-protected photographic dust jacket (unclipped) depicting an antique sword [Excaliber], translation faces alliterative text, 301 pages. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #3153
Simon Robert Armitage CBE (born 1963) is an English poet, playwright and novelist. He is professor of poetry at the University of Leeds. On 19 June 2015, Armitage was elected to the part-time position of Oxford Professor of Poetry, succeeding Geoffrey Hill. He is also the translator of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.--Wikipedia
An extremely vital translation by an important Oxford poet-professor.
EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION internally & externally!