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The Poetical Works of JOHN SHEFFIELD, Duke of Buckinghamshire

By: N/A

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Cooke:

Seller ID: 002298

Condition: Good++


Cookes pocket edition. Circa 1800. No marks or inscriptions. Reinforced spine. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. 3/4 leather binding. The Poetical Works of John Sheffield, Duke of Buckinghamshire, to which is prefixed, The Life of the Author. Embellished with superb engravings. Nice and clean internally and externally. A lovely item. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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A Collection of Poems By Several Hands Vol 1

By: N/A

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Dodsley: 1758

Seller ID: 001928

Condition: Very Good


In 6 Volumes. Only vol 1. 5th Edition . Rebound in fine calf with gilded spine. Includes Dr Johnsons London and a Garrick item. 335 pages of text. New endpapers. Foxed inside, but quite a nice copy. A fine assemblage of period 18th century verse. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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The Open Window the Second Volume April - September 1911

By: N/A

Price: £90.00

Publisher: London, Locke Ellis: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000092

Condition: Good


1st Edition 1911. Condition GOOD. Corners a little bumped. Small neat ownership insciption on endpaper. Contributors include E.M. Forster, Jack B. Yeats, Walter de la Mare, W.H. Davies, Keith Henderson etc. Frontispieces by Muirhead Bone, Maxwell Armfield,. Illustrated. Complete. A very nice, clean copy of this difficult to find book. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Poetry of the English-Speaking World

By: Aldington, Richard

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002601

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with slight edgewear. No marks or inscriptions. Silver lettering to spine. Silver embossed cloth. 936 pages. A rich and most varied volume containing the work of more than 270 poets. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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American Humorous Verse

By: Barr, James

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Walter Scott:

Seller ID: 001924

Condition: Good++


Neat gift inscription dated 1895. Detatched spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Drayton, Campon and Jonson

By: Beaumont, G

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Dent: 1931

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 001900

Condition: Very Good


First published in this edition. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Selected poems. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Introductions to the Study of the GREEK CLASSIC POETS

By: Coleridge, Henry Nelson

Price: £345.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1830

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 000636

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Inscribed by the author and with Shipley's bookplate. Rebound in calf and blue cloth. A little foxed inside. Part I General intro and Homer 1830. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Virgil's Messianic Eclogue

By: Conway, R S

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, Murray, John: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000087

Condition: Good


First edition. 1907. Its Meaning, Occasion & Sources. Three studies by JOSEPH B. MAYOR, W. WARDE FOWLER & R.S. CONWAY. With a text of the eclogue and a verse translation by R.S. Conway. Hardback, complete with index. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Cowpers Minor Poems

By: Cowper, William

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, John Sharpe: 1825

Seller ID: 002215

Condition: Very Good


Neat ownership inscription. Corners a little rubbed. Gilt lettering to spine. All edges gilt. Contains two parts in one volume, a title page, and extra engravings. 108 pages. Binding tight. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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The Shipwreck A Poem with a Sketch of His Life

By: Falconer, William

Price: £275.00

Publisher: London, Cadell: 1808

Seller ID: 003394

Condition: Very Good


3rd edition. Small ownership inscription on ffep. Marbled endpapers. Gilt lettering to spine. Four raised bands on spine. All edges gilt. Contemporary red morocco gilt. Nice and clean internally and externally. The poem, first published in 1762, was based on the author's own experience as second mate aboard a merchant ship which was wrecked on a voyage from Alexandria to Venice. Only three of the crew survived. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless ot... View more info

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The Poetical Works of Richard Glover

By: Glover, Richard

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Cooke:

Seller ID: 002031

Condition: Very Good+


Circa 1820. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. The complete poetry of the 18th century English bard. Rebound in fine light brown calf. Complete. A little foxed inside. Pocket size Cooke edition, embellished with many exquisite steel engravigns. Contains Leonidas, London, Poem on Sir Issac Newton, and Admiral Hosier's Ghost. Nice and clean internally and externally. A lovely little book. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise c... View more info

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Poems By Goldsmith and Parnell

By: Goldsmith, Oliver & Parnell, Thomas

Price: £215.00

Publisher: London, W. Bulmer and Co., Shakspeare Printing-Office: 1804

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 003393

Condition: Very Good


First edition thus. No ownership inscription. Cracked spine. Bookplate removal to endpaper. A few pencil annotations, not affecting text. Gilt lettering to spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. First finely printed book illustrated by John & Thomas Bewick. With 5 full-page engraved plates and 8 engravings in the text. Light foxing to endpapers. The contents include a life of Doctor Oliver Goldsmith, followed by his poems The Traveller, and The Deserted Village... View more info

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Poems of the Late Adam Lindsay Gordon

By: Gordon, Adam Lindsay

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Massina:

Seller ID: 002043

Condition: Very Good


No edition stated - presumed first. Circa 1880. Original boards, sligthly rubbed. Small bookplate on front pastedown. No ownership marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Sea Spray and Smoke Drift, Bush Ballards and Galloping Rhymes and Ashtaroth: A Dramatic Lyric. Nice and clean internally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Poems of T E Brown

By: H F B and H G D

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1908

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001908

Condition: Very Good


No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Golden Treasury Series. Tissue guarded frontis. Includes an introduction and notes. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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The Temple

By: Herbert, George

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Fisher: 1882

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 003027

Condition: Very Good


Neat gift inscription. Gilt lettering to spine. No spotting or foxing. THE TEMPLE: Sacred Poems and Private Ejaculations. A New Edition with Introductory Essay by J. Henry Shorthouse. A facsimile reprint of the first edition of 1633. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Juvenal the Satirist

By: Highet, Gilbert

Price: £32.00

Publisher: Oxford at the Clanendon Press: 1954

Edition: First Edition / First Impression

Seller ID: 000106

Condition: Very Good


Highet states his three purposes for writing the book as presenting a discussion of Juvenal's poems, illuminating his character, and relating why his work has survived to modern times with significant contributions to literary effort through the ages. Has light wear and slight soiling. No marks or inscriptions. Very clean. View more info

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Reynard the Fox - A Poem in Twelve Cantos

By: Holloway, E W

Price: £195.00

Publisher: London, French: 1852

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 003383

Condition: Good++


No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine with five raised bands. Light spotting and foxing. Nice and clean internally and externally. Reynard the Fox, a Poem in Twelve Cantos Translated from the German By E.W. Holloway. With Thirty-Seven engravings on steel, after designs by H Leutemann. Hinges tight. A lovely item. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Reflections

By: James, Dorothy E

Price: £25.00

Publisher: UK, Sirius Publications: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 002300

Condition: Fine


First edition. No marks or inscriptions. Laminated boards. Signed by author. Reflections contains Poetry, Articles and Stories by Dorothy James who was born with a natural gift of clairvoyance, clairaudience and clairensience. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Birds, Beasts and Flowers

By: Lawrence, D H

Price: £23.00

Publisher: London, Martin Secker: 1931

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000461

Condition: Good


No marks or inscriptions. Complete. Pages uncut. Yellow cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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D H Lawrence

By: Leavis, F R

Price: £33.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Minority Press/Gordon Fraser: 1930

Edition: First Edition / First Impression

Seller ID: 000332

Condition: Very Good


Head and tail of spine and corners slightly bumped. No marks or inscriptions. Leavis begins, .So I had better say at once what I mean by ascribing genius to Lawrence. I have in mind the same kind of thing as when I say that Blake obviously had genius. Grey wrappers, sewn, with illustration by Raymond McGrath. Very clean internally and externally. View more info