N. Y. New Directions, 1952. First trade edition. Rolph B14. Presentation copy, inscribed on the front free endpaper: “Always from Dylan to John 1952”. The first book appearance of "Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night". Although it is impossible to say with assurance who the recipient is, two candidates close to Thomas at the time were John Malcolm Brinnin and John Berryman. A fine copy in dust jacket. 8vo, illustrated with a duo-tone portrait of the poet by Marion Morehouse tipped to the title page, original boards, dust jacket.