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A Poet in the Family

By: Abse, Dannie

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 188550

ISBN: 009119430X

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, edges age-toned but o/w a very good copy in a dust jacket that has faded to spine, 198pp View more info

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A Strong Dose of Myself

By: Abse, Dannie

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 188549

ISBN: 0091512603

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good copy in a very good price-clipped dust jacket, 220pp View more info

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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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The Letters of Matthew Arnold to Arthur Hugh Clough

By: Arnold, Matthew (edited by Howard Foster Lowry)

Price: £18.95

Publisher: Oxford Unversity Press: 1968

Seller ID: 188634

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good copy in a dust jacket that has a closed tear at head of upper joint & associated creasing alongside, 191pp View more info

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Johnsonian Miscellanies volume I

By: arranged & edited by George Birbeck Hill

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1897

Seller ID: 227518

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, quarter black leather lettered gilt, green cloth sides, top edge gilt, volume one of two, rubbed at head and tail, a tightly bound copy, bookplate of a previous owner to front pastedown, the text remains unmarked, 488pp 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

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THE POEMS OF JOHN AUDELAY a specimen of the Shropshire Dialect in the Fifteenth Century

By: Audelay, John (edited by James Orchard Halliwell)

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Percy Society: 1844

Seller ID: 158930

Condition: Fair


hardback, lacks front free endpaper, binding cracked and almost broken at Preface, scattered foxing o/w good, 88pp 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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Martín and Mediations on the South Valley : Poems

By: Baca, Jimmy Santiago

Price: £21.50

Publisher: New Directions: 1987

Seller ID: 205868

ISBN: 0811210316

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, mild spotting to closed page edges o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text clean and unmarked, 104pp View more info

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Charles Wesley's Verse

By: Baker, Frank

Price: £4.95

Publisher: Epworth Press: 1988

Seller ID: 180842

ISBN: 0716204460

Condition: Very Good


paperback, a very good copy, signature of previous owner, 138pp View more info

Image for Stevie : A Biography of Stevie Smith

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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A Vision of Beasts and Gods

By: Barker, George

Price: £6.65

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 216864

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, white cloth lettered red to spine, no dust wrapper, cloth lightly soiled, foxing to endpapers, a tightly bound copy, text unmarked, 62pp View more info

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Poems of Rural Life in the Dorset Dialect

By: Barnes, William

Price: £32.65

Publisher: C Keegan Paul & Co: 1879

Seller ID: 222422

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, recently rebound in dark brown half morocco and lettered gilt on green morocco to spine, raised bands ruled gilt, marbled paper covered boards, new endpapers and headbands, a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, xi + 467 pp with 44 page catalogue to rear. View more info

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Poems from William Barnes

By: Barnes, William (edited by Walter Partridge and introduced by Mark Franklin)

Price: £47.50

Publisher: Perdix Press: 1981

Seller ID: 222077

ISBN: 0907596010

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, slim octavo, issued in a limitation of 100 copies of which this is numbered 67, signed by Mark Franklin and Walter Partridge, recently rebound in half green morocco and grey woven cloth covered boards, lettered gilt to spine, a near fine tightly bound copy, text unmarked and clean, wood-engraved frontis and decorations by Richard Tilleard, 34pp View more info

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Poems from William Barnes

By: Barnes, William (edited by Walter Partridge and introduced by Mark Franklin)

Price: £31.85

Publisher: Perdix Press: 1981

Seller ID: 222078

ISBN: 0907596010

Condition: Good


hardback, slim octavo, issued in a limitation of 100 copies of which this is numbered 67, signed by Mark Franklin and Walter Partridge, recently part rebound with new boards, sewing and backstrip in preparation for a morocco and cloth final bind, text unmarked and clean, wood-engraved frontis and decorations by Richard Tilleard, 34pp. As a part finished re-binding project. 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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Summoned By Bells

By: Betjeman, John

Price: £6.95

Publisher: Readers Union & John Murray: 1962

Seller ID: 217374

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, paper a little age-toned and dusty to edges o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a very good dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, b&w illustrations, 111pp 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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The Voice of the Ancient Bard

By: Blake, William & illustrated by Linda Anne Landers

Price: £42.00

Publisher: Spoon Print Press: 1994

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator(s)

Seller ID: 217000

Condition: Near Fine


sewn paperback booklet in a limited ediiton of just 100 copies of which this is numbered 18. Pale yellow card covers with four mounted wood-cuts in red and printed title to front, pictorial title, full page woodcut in blue, signed by the illustrator on the limitation page, four leaves on thick card. Scarce. 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

Image for Ezra Pound Among the Poets

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

Image for Rhyddiaith Ben Bowen

Rhyddiaith Ben Bowen

By: Bowen, David

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Cyhoeddedig gan y Golygydd: 1909

Seller ID: 209349

Condition: Good


hardback, 8vo, green cloth lettered and blocked with a design in gilt, top edge gilt, a little rubbed to extremities but o/w a very good tightly bound copy with an unmarked text, Welsh language used throughout, b&w plates, 241pp View more info

Image for Emily Gosse : A Life of Faith and Works: The Story of Her Life and Witness with her published Poems and Samples of Her Prose Writings

Emily Gosse : A Life of Faith and Works: The Story of Her Life and Witness with her published Poems and Samples of Her Prose Writings

By: Boyd, Robert

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Olivet Books: 2004

Seller ID: 201539

ISBN: 0954828305

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, 8vo, a near fine tightly bound clean and unmarked copy in a near fine pictorial dust wrapper, 253pp View more info

Image for Thomas Hardy and his philosophy

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

Image for The Complete Poems of Rupert Brooke

The Complete Poems of Rupert Brooke

By: Brooke, Rupert

Price: £6.95

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson: 1941

Seller ID: 228200

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a price clipped dust wrapper that has loss at head of spine, the text remains clean and unmarked, tissue guarded portrait frontis, 165pp View more info

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A Drama of Exile

By: Browning, Elizabeth Barrett

Price: £39.50

Publisher: George G Harrap: 1910

Seller ID: 217968

Condition: Very Good


hardback, small octavo, 7" x 4 3/4", paper covered boards with a paper title to upper board, undated but circa 1910, foe-edge rough-trimmed, a very well preserved copy, portrait frontis, title in colours, 121pp. Printed at the Arden Press, uncommon. View more info

Image for The Poems of Elizabeth barrett Browning with Memoir etc

The Poems of Elizabeth barrett Browning with Memoir etc

By: Browning, Elizabeth Barrett

Price: £10.95

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co: 1894

Seller ID: 163808

Condition: Very Good


8vo, red calf binding lettered gilt, all edges gilt, gilt dentelles, extremities very slightly rubbed o/w, brief gift inscription to previous owner, very good, pages ruled red, portrait frontis, 551pp View more info