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Roland Mathias (Writers of Wales)

By: Adams, Sam

Price: £6.00

Publisher: University of Wales Press: 1995

Seller ID: 183446

ISBN: 0708312853

Condition: Near Fine


a near fine paperback copy, 115pp View more info

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The New Oxford Book of Light Verse

By: Amis, Kingsley (compiler)

Price: £6.95

Publisher: BCA: 1978

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 228210

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a well preserved pictorial dust wrapper, the text remains clean and unmarked, 347pp View more info

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The Scholar Gypsy and Thyrsis

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: £22.00

Publisher: The Medici Society: 1925

Seller ID: 167508

Condition: Very Good


small 4to, grey cloth lettered gilt to spine, a very good copy, col'd plates by W Russell Flint, maps to endpapers, 57pp View more info

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Barbed Lyres: Canadian Venomous Verse

By: Atwood, Margaret (Preface)

Price: £9.85

Publisher: Key Porter Books: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 222528

ISBN: 1550132520

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a pictorial dust wrapper that has creases to flaps, text clean and unmarked, illustrated by Aislin, 111pp View more info

Image for Romantic Poets William Blake to Edgar Allan Poe (Oxford Library of the World's Greatest Books)

Romantic Poets William Blake to Edgar Allan Poe (Oxford Library of the World's Greatest Books)

By: Auden, W H & Pearson, Norman Holmes (editors)

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Franklin Library for Oxford University Press: 1982

Seller ID: 202254

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, quarter grained bonded brown leather with brown cloth covered boards, raised bands to spine, blocked with a design in gilt and lettered gilt to spine, no dust jacket called for in this edition, all edges gilt, marbled effect endpapers, silk ribbon marker, a very good tightly bound clean and unmarked copy, 461pp View more info

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A Folding Screen, selected Chinese Lyrics from T'ang to Mao Tse-Tung rendered into verse

By: Ayling, Alan (translated by Duncan Mackintosh and T'Ung Ping-Cheng)

Price: £170.00

Publisher: Whittington Press: 1974

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 218474

ISBN: 0950215945

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, 11 1/2" x 8", bound in floral cloth with paper title to spine, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, printed on rough-trimmed hand-made paper in an edition limited to 200 copies of which this is numbered 125. Signed by both poet and translator on limitation page. A near fine tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text and house din a blue paper covered slipcase, illustrated throughout by Fei Ch'eng Wu with calligraphy by Ch'eng Hsuan, vii + 94pp View more info

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Stevie : A Biography of Stevie Smith

By: Barbera, Jack & McBrien, William

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Heinemann: 1985

Seller ID: 183856

ISBN: 0434441058

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, 8vo, a near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket, b&w plates, 378pp View more info

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Gleams and Dreams in Tranquil Hours

By: Baroness Oesterreicher

Price: £31.65

Publisher: Bickers & Son: 1900

Seller ID: 217938

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, 6 3/4" x 5 1/4", red cloth pictorial gilt, top edge gilt, a very well preserved tightly bound copy, text clean and unmarked, ix + 139pp View more info

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Milton

By: Belloc, Hilaire

Price: £11.95

Publisher: Cassell & Co: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 224644

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, scattered foxing else a tightly bound copy in a chipped and darkened printed dust wrapper that is price clipped and soiled, dated signature of a previous owner, text free of markings, 316pp View more info

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New Readings of Chaucer's Poetry (Chaucer Studies)

By: Benson, Robert G. & Ridyard, Susan J.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: D.S.Brewer: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 210307

ISBN: 0859917789

Condition: Good


hardback, 8vo, brown cloth lettered gilt to spine and with paper title to upper board, no dust wrapper, from the publishers File Copy Collection and stamped as such to fore and top edges and at head of front free endpaper, knocked at top corner of upper board & thus good only but o/w a tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, 200pp View more info

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Henry King & The Seventeenth Century

By: Berman, Ronald

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 187826

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good copy in a lightly soiled price-clipped dust jacket, signature of previous owner, 160pp View more info

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Selected Poems

By: Betjeman, John

Price: £6.95

Publisher: John Murray: 1948

Seller ID: 199261

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, red cloth with paper title to spine, no dust wrapper, private house library stamp to front free endpaper with previous owner signature o/w a very good tightly bound copy, 127pp View more info

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The Literary Notes of Thomas Hardy volume I in two parts

By: Bjork, Lennart A. (editor)

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis: 1974

Seller ID: 178903

ISBN: 9173460028

Condition: Very Good


hardback, volume part in two bound parts, being the Text and the Notes, corners of boards very slightly bumped at tips o/w very good in very good dust jackets that are lightly rubbed at corners, 479 7 196pp View more info

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Shelley - a life story

By: Blunden, Edmund

Price: £5.40

Publisher: Raeders Union: 1948

Seller ID: 180938

Condition: Good


hardback, 8vo, yellow cloth lettered green to spine, faint foxing o/w a good copy, 320pp View more info

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Ezra Pound Among the Poets

By: Bornstein, George (editor)

Price: £12.35

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 1985

Seller ID: 221496

ISBN: 0226066401

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a lightly chipped printed dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, 238pp View more info

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T.S.Eliot : A Symposium for His Seventieth Birthday

By: Braybrooke, Neville

Price: £8.35

Publisher: Garnstone Press Ltd: 1970

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 222673

ISBN: 0900391820

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, 221pp View more info

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Thomas Hardy and his philosophy

By: Braybrooke, Patrick

Price: £11.50

Publisher: C W Daniel & co: 1928

Seller ID: 178825

Condition: Good


hardback, 8vo, red cloth with paper ttitles, ex library from a private circulating library, name inked to upper board, foxing - heavy in part, lower hinge cracked, 167pp View more info

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Letters of Robert Browning collected by Thomas J Wise

By: Browning, Robert (compiled by Thomas J Wise & edited by Thurman L Hood)

Price: £9.50

Publisher: John Murray: 1933

Seller ID: 168045

Condition: Very Good


8vo, green cloth lettered gilt to spine, gilt monogram device to upper board, corners of boards bumped at tips, edges foxed o/w very good, b&w plates, 389pp View more info

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Hardy Monographs

By: Bugler, Gertrude : Atkins, N J : Deacon, Lois & E.E.T. Miss)

Price: £24.00

Publisher: no bibliographical details given: 1967

Seller ID: 179035

Condition: Very Good


limp bound, no date or publisher given but circa mid-sixties, a very good copy, collection of four pieces, Personal Recollections by Gertrude Bugler, Hardy tess & Myself by N J Atkins, Tryphena and Thomas Hardy by Lois Deacon & The Domestic Life of Hardy by Miss E E T,116pp View more info

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The Works of Robert Burns, complete in one volume with Life of Robert Burns

By: Burns, Robert & Cunningham, Allan

Price: £37.50

Publisher: Henry G Bohn: 1847

Edition: new edition

Seller ID: 212369

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, handsomely bound in crimson morocco and tooled gilt to boards, spine with raised bands, lettered gilt to second compartment and with remaining compartments blocked with a repeat design also in gilt, board edges and all edges gilt, ribbon marker, lightly knocked to leading corners, one tiny inactive worn hole to tail end of upper joint, scattered foxing, two folding facsimiles of which one is torn although without loss, portrait frontis and vignette title, gift inscription to original owner on his leaving Eton, bookplate of same to front pastedown, dated signature of a later owne... View more info

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In Flanders Fields : And Other Poems of the First World War

By: Busby, Brian (editor)

Price: £6.95

Publisher: Arcturus Publishing Ltd: 2009

Seller ID: 220256

ISBN: 1841939943

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, colour plates, 192pp View more info

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The Wayzgoose - a South African Satire

By: Campbell, Roy

Price: £13.15

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 218629

Condition: Very Good


hardback, brown weave cloth lettered purple to spine, remains of a dust wrapper loosely inserted at rear, a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, 61pp View more info

Image for Windsor : A Poem, historical and imaginative

Windsor : A Poem, historical and imaginative

By: Chamberlain, Thomas

Price: £36.50

Publisher: Aylott and Jones: 1846

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 206870

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, blind stamped brown cloth lettered gilt, top edge gilt, a little knocked at extremities of boards, mild rubbing, a tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, inscribed by the author, 107pp View more info

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The Canterbury Tales

By: Chaucer, Geoffrey

Price: £7.65

Publisher: Chancellor Press: 1985

Seller ID: 216521

ISBN: 1851520155

Condition: Very Good


hardback, avery good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, 632pp View more info

Image for Thomas Hardy Poet and Novelist

Thomas Hardy Poet and Novelist

By: Chew, Samuel C

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Bryn Mawr College & Longmans, Green & Co: 1921

Seller ID: 178887

Condition: Good


hardback, small 8vo, beige cloth lettered red, rounded corners, pencil notes to front and rear endpapers o/w good, inked bibliographic detail to title page, 257pp View more info

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T.S. Eliot : A Memoir

By: Chiary, Joseph

Price: £16.85

Publisher: Enitharmon Press: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 221510

ISBN: 0905289331

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, octavo, a near fine tightly bound copy in a near fine dust wrapper that is now protected in a non-adhesive archival sleeve, 58pp View more info

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Thomas Hardy

By: Child, Harold

Price: £16.00

Publisher: James Nisbet: 1925

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 179030

Condition: Very Good


hardback, blue cloth lettered black, presentation label to the Athenaeum Club and signed and inscribed by the author, embossed blind stamp to title page o/w very good, b&w portrait frontis, 127pp View more info

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T. S. Eliot and the Cultural Divide

By: Chinitz, David E.

Price: £21.85

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 221506

ISBN: 0226104478

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, octavo, a near fine tightly bound copy in a near fine pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, 264pp View more info

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Late-Medieval German Women's Poetry: Secular and Religious Songs (Library of Medieval Women)

By: Classen, Albrecht

Price: £12.50

Publisher: D.S.Brewer: 2004

Seller ID: 207403

ISBN: 1843840219

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, purple cloth lettered light brown on white paper to upper board, gilt title to spine, no dust wrapper called for with this publication, a tightly bound very good copy, text clean and unmarked, 157pp View more info

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Late-Medieval German Women's Poetry: Secular and Religious Songs (Library of Medieval Women)

By: Classen, Albrecht

Price: £12.50

Publisher: D.S.Brewer: 2004

Seller ID: 207402

ISBN: 1843840219

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, purple cloth lettered light brown on white paper to upper board, gilt title to spine, no dust wrapper called for with this publication, a tightly bound very good copy, text clean and unmarked, 157pp View more info