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The Winter Anthology 1930: A Compilation Of Represetative Verse From The World's Living Poets

By: N/A

Price: £19.95

Publisher: The Mitre Press: 1931

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 131402


"First edition hardback, 1931, with no jacket. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - name tippexed out to ffep; light tanning to end-papers but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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"Poets Of England And America: Selection From The Best Authors Of Both Countries, Designed As A Companion To All Lovers Of Poetry"

By: N/A

Price: £44.95

Publisher: "Hamilton, Adams & Co.": 1860

Seller ID: 131425


"Hardback edition, 1860, with no jacket. In overall fair to good used condition with some signs of handling and storage - original red cloth boards, with embossed gilt titles and decoration to front board and spine, are a little soiled, spine head and tail worn, short slit to cloth at spine tail and chip to cloth in the middle of the spine. Internally clean. Binding generally tight and appears little read - crack to gutter at ffep, no annotations - gift inscription t... View more info

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Thoughts For Sunrise

By: N/A

Price: £24.95

Publisher: T. Nelson & Sons: 1889

Seller ID: 131729


"Undated leather-bound edition, c. 1889, with no jacket as published. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dark-blue leather-covered boards, with gilt titles and sunrise vignette to front, remain glossy and supple, slightly marked. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read - handwritten date to ffep, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout - gilt page-ends remain very ... View more info

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Coming To The King

By: "Frances Ridley Havergal, and Others"

Price: £19.95

Publisher: New York, E. P Dutton & Co.:

Seller ID: 140908


"Undated hardback edition , c. 1880s, with decorated boards and no jacket as published. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - boards lightly aged. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - name to reverse of ffep in pencil; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Ruba'iyat Of Omar Khayyam

By: "Omar Khayyam, tranlsated by Peter Avery and Heath Stubbs"

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Book Club Associates: 1979

Seller ID: 140158


"First BCA edition hardback (CN 6088), 1988, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine used condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread, no annotations or inscriptions; text, maps at endpapers and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Selected Poems

By: "Alexander Blok, Alex Miller (translator)"

Price: £59.95

Publisher: Moscow, Progress Publishers: 1981

Seller ID: 160852


"First (thus) edition hardback, 1981, with no jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - orange cloth boards slightly soiled and rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; page-ends slightly dust-marked but text and illustrations (2) bright and clear throughout. Retains Erratum slip to rear and the original white silk page-marker. Not an old library... View more info

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The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri

By: "Dante Alighieri, translated by Geoffrey L. Bickersteth"

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Aberden The University Press: 1955

Seller ID: 120729


"First edition hardback, 1955, with unclipped jacket. This book has been awarded as a long-service presentation copy. In overall very good condition - dj is worn to upper edge with a few minor age-spots, spine tanned and spine head chipped; blue cloth boards, with gilt titles to spine, slightly worn to edges. Binding tight and appears virtually unread, no annotations or inscriptions - interesting beautifully hand-written gift inscription tipped-in at front endpapers ... View more info

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The Poetical Works of Dante Gabriel Rossetti. A New Edition In One Volume

By: "Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William M. Rossetti (editor)"

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Ellis and Elvey: 1891

Seller ID: 151195


"New hardback edition in one volume, 1891, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - rubbing to edges and spine darkened, with wear to cloth at spine head and tail. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Frontispiece portrait of Rossetti retains its tissue-paper guard. Not an old library book. Photograph avai... View more info

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Four In Hand: An Excursion

By: "H. Brennan, T. Davies, J. Hewett, E. M. Frost"

Price: £29.95

Publisher: Naples, Three Arts Club: 1945

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 151372


"First edition softbackback, 1945, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj slightly rubbed and toned. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Twentieth Century Poetry

By: "Harold Monro, revised and enlarged by Alida Monro"

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Chatto and Windus: 1935

Seller ID: 122254


"Phoenix Library hardback reprint, 1935, with no jacket. In overall good condition with minor signs of handling and storage - original green cloth boards rubbed to edges and corners with slight marks. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read - front pastedown paper covering slightly scuffed, no annotations or inscriptions; light tanning to page-ends and prelims but text bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Ph... View more info

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Homage To Southey

By: "Harry Moreton Southey Edmonds, Henry Newnham and John Farleigh"

Price: £9.95

Publisher: The Sylvan Press: 1944

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122049


"First edition hardback, 1944, with unclipped jacket. In overall good condition - dj is complete but tanned to spine and tatty to upper edges; original blue cloth bevel-edged boards, with gilt titles to spine, are a little rubbed to edges. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - doodles and hand-written score chart to endpapers (perhaps by some bored schoolboy?); a little foxing to page-ends and endpapers but text clean and clear throu... View more info

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"Lycidas, Sonnets &c"

By: "John Milton, W. Bell (editor)"

Price: £24.95

Publisher: "Macmillan and Co., Limited": 1907

Seller ID: 140404


"Hardback reprint edited with introduction and notes by W. Bell, 1907, with no jacket. Ex. Birmingham City Reference Library book with only a couple of the usual stamps and no pages removed. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - red cloth boards lightly rubbed to edges and corners gently rounded. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text b... View more info

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The Gaucho Martin Fierro (Numbered Limited Edition)

By: "Jose Hernandez, Walter Owen (translator)"

Price: £64.95

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Editorial Pampa: 1960

Seller ID: 170375


"Leather-bound numbered limited edition hardback (343/3020) adapted from the Spanish and rendered into English verse by Walter Owen, 1960, with leather binding and no jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - this copy has a padded tan leather binding, with illustration to front panel, and intricate contrasting black stitching to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotations - gift inscription to ffep; pink w... View more info

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The Oxford Book Of Russian Verse

By: "Maurice Baring, D. P. Costello"

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1953

Seller ID: 150126


"Second edition hardback reprint, 1953, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards generally faded and a little shelfworn. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends and end-papers but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Poetical Works Of Percy B. Shelley. Volume I

By: "Percy B. Shelley, H. Buxton Forman (editor)"

Price: £14.95

Publisher: 1892

Seller ID: 160158


"Hardback edition, 1892, with no jacket as published. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - gilt decorated buckram boards rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding overall tight and appears little read - crack to gutter at title page and title page and frontispiece missing; no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to rough-trimmed page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available.... View more info

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The Dramas Of Sophocles Rendered In English Verse Dramatic & Lyric BY Sir George Young

By: "Sophocles, Sir George Young (translator)"

Price: £17.95

Publisher: J. M. Dent: 1931

Seller ID: 122035


"Hardback reprint in the Everyman's Library series (no.114), 1931, with unclipped jacket. In overall good to very good condition with minor signs of handling and storage - dj worn to edges with small loss at spine head and slight tanning to spine; original pale green cloth boards a touch tanned to spine and edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and lovely illustrated endpapers clear throughout. From a pri... View more info

Image for Voice Print: An Anthology of Oral and Related Poetry from the Caribbean

Voice Print: An Anthology of Oral and Related Poetry from the Caribbean

By: "Stewart Brown, Mervyn Morris and Gordon Rohlehr"

Price: £16.95

Publisher: Longman: 1990

Seller ID: 122259


"Second impression paperback in the Longman Caribbean Writers series, 1990, in overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - covers still glossy, spine slightly creased. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; a little toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Cowper Poetry and Prose: With Essays By Hazlitt & Bagehot

By: "William Cowper, with introdcution and notes by Humphrey S. Milford"

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Oxford At The Clarendon Press: 1931

Seller ID: 122240


"Hardback reprint, 1931, with unclipped jacket. In overall good to very good condition with minor signs of handling and storage - slight rubbing to edges with some wear to dj spine head. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's signature to front pastedown and some minor underlining in pencil here and there in the text; slight toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, ... View more info

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The Collected Verse of A. B. Paterson

By: A. B. Paterson

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Angus & Robertson: 1969

Seller ID: 121804


"Thirty-sixth printing hardback, 1969, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with minor signs of handling and storage - dj is worn to edges with loss/large chip at spine head. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations - gift inscription to ffep; text clean and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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A Shropshire Lad

By: A. E. Housman

Price: £14.95

Publisher: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd: 1965

Seller ID: 180242


6th impression hardback, 1965, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dj with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj slightly rubbed and faded to spine and edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name to ffep dated 1968; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info