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$278.84
man1l14/12

Reliques of Ancient English Poetry


consisting of old heroic ballads,songs,and other pieces;3 vols.

N/A

fifth edition 3 vols.in full-leather 385/439/428pp VG (full-leather w.blind stamped borders,blind stamps and gilt-on-red titling to spines,mod.rubbed and soiled,mod.wear to extrems.w.rubbed hinges,owner's bookplate to front pastedowns,prelims.and edges mod.foxed/browned w.some minor foxing to contents,tight)

PUBLISHER: rivington london 1812

KEYWORDS: history poetry literature ancient english poetry ballads

$16.00
xxche32520

The Year of the Comet: Twenty Six 1986 Sonnets


IRELAND, KEVIN

paperback octavo (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: islands 1986

KEYWORDS: specials poetry kevin ireland poetry new zealand literature

$19.50
xxhsg40389

How We Felllll


COLQUHOUN, GLENN

First edition, paperback (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Steele Roberts 2006

KEYWORDS: specials Glenn Colquhoun New Zealand literature poetry poems anthology poetry collection

$15.00
xxehd45379

Green Days and Blue Days


CHALMERS, PATRICK R

Duodecimo hardcover (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: The Norman, Remington Co 1914

KEYWORDS: specials Patrick R Chalmers poetry poems verse fishing poetry

$14.00
xxaqr56762

Poetry Supplement: Christmas 1975


ABSE, DANNIE (Ed)

Octavo softcover (nr fine); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Poetry Book Society 1975

KEYWORDS: specials Dannie Abse Poetry Book society anthology poems poetry verse literature

$10.00
xxaqr56763

Poetry Supplement: Christmas 1974


LARKIN, PHILIP (Ed)

Octavo softcover (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Poetry Book Society 1974

KEYWORDS: specials Philip Larkin Poetry Book society anthology poems poetry verse literature

$14.00
xxele57729

Ovid: The Art of Love


HUMPHRIES, ROLFE (TRANS.)

Softcover octavo (VG) ; all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Indiana University Press 1957

KEYWORDS: specials Rolfe Humphries Ovid poetry ancient Rome Ra=oman epic poetry romance

$15.00
xxemd58031

Selected Fragments of Roman Poetry


From the Earliest Times of the Republic to the Augustan Age

MERRY, W.W.

Hardcover octavo (VG) lacks d/w ; text in Latin text in English text in Greek ; all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Oxford University Press 1891

KEYWORDS: specials W.W. Merry poetry Roman poetry classical studies text in Latin text in English text in Greek

$53.55
191197pb083

silesian songs


BEZRUC, PETER

first edition 91pp near fine (spine faded) in good folio (corners bruised,top edge torn open,rubbing)

PUBLISHER: artia 1966

KEYWORDS: modern first edition czechoslovakian poetry

$38.25
1a31/25

THE LAY OF THE LAST MINSTREL


a poem

SCOTT WALTER:

full leather 334pp G (full leather w.gilt stamped borders and spine,gilt on red lettering to spine,rubbed and stained w.mod.to heavy wear particularly at hinges,one raised band missing,bumps to extremities w.chips and minor losses at head/foot of spine,top board loose but intact,rear board almost completely detached,marbled eps sl.soiled/rubbed,dealer's label to ffep,newspaper cutting tipped-in to ffep,owner's ink sign.to first blank,prelims.sl.stained w.sl.foxing throughout,minor worm holes to foot of pages,minor loss to rear blank,marbled edges sl.soiled,cocked in shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: longman,hurst,rees,and orme london 1805

KEYWORDS: walter scott poetry literature

$30.68
281197rf057

Tiny Tears


FULLER, ROY

First edition, slim 8vo, blue with red title to spine, VG+ (minor shelf wear with small bump to spine head, faint spots of foxing to endpapers with sl.spotting to head edge of paper) in NF d/w (price clipped, sl.wear to spine head)

PUBLISHER: Andre Deutsch London 1973

KEYWORDS: modern first edition poetry

$127.50
manwj097

The Wooden Pegasus


SITWELL, EDITH

first edition 120pp VG (boards rubbed and disc with scuffed edges, corners bruised, spine sl sunned with scuffed head and foot, faint booksellers stamp inside front board at lower edge, sl disc to endpapers, newspaper phot of author tipped into fep) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: blackwell oxford 1920

KEYWORDS: modern first edition poetry

$55.77
2f36/57

Troy Park


SITWELL, EDITH

first edition 103pp GD+ (sl cocked, corners bruised, boards sl rubbed with sl creasing to cloth on front, spine sunned with some scuffing and sl wear, front paste-down paper mostly torn out for some strange reason, faint foxing) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: duckworth london 1925

KEYWORDS: modern first edition poetry

$18.96
wj095

Gardeners and Astronomers


SITWELL, EDITH

first edition 46pp VG+ (v sl cocked, slightest fading to spine and upper front edge, small booksellers stamp on lower edge inside front board, sl disc to endpapers) in VG+ d/w (price clipped, sunned spine, minor disc)

PUBLISHER: macmillan london 1953

KEYWORDS: modern first edition poetry

$59.50
manwj10399029

The Ship of Death


and other poems

LAWRENCE, D H

first edition 104pp VG+ quarter cloth with paper covered boards ( sl rubbing to boards with minor bruising to cnrs, front board has sl bump at fore-edge, faint foxing to ep's/ half title and title pages) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: martin secker london 1933

KEYWORDS: modern first edition poetry

$13.94
241197fd056

A Stranger Here


DOWNIE, FREDA

first edition 55pp VG+ (v sl bumped spine head and foot,sl bruised corners) in very good d/w (rubbed, rounded corners, creasing and wear to spine head and foot)

PUBLISHER: secker and warburg london 1977

KEYWORDS: modern first edition poetry

$13.94
241197jd055

From an Unknown Isle


DRINKWATER, JOHN

first edition 45pp VG (spine sunned, boards sunned at edges, ep's browned, light foxing, bookseller's stamp on front paste-down, fore-edge of pp23 has small tear) in GOOD+ d/w (spine head and foot chipped with 2 cm of front cover missing near spine head,corners sl chipped,creasing to rear cover,rubbed)

PUBLISHER: sidgwick and jackson london 1924

KEYWORDS: modern first edition poetry

$13.94
241197jd054

Seeds of Time


DRINKWATER, JOHN

first edition 73pp VG (spine sunned, boards sl.marked with sunned edges, sl.browning to ep's. faint stamp along foot-edge front paste-down) in GOOD+ d/w (spine head and foot chipped,with 1 cm sq missing from front cover at spine head,2 cm tear on front cover from upper edge,corners sl chipped,minor tears to lower edge of rear cover,rubbed,minor silverfish damage to front edges)

PUBLISHER: sidgwick and jackson london 1921

KEYWORDS: modern first edition poetry

$19.13
241197pd072

Quake, Quake, Quake


a leaden treasury of english verse

DEHN, PAUL

first edition 109pp VG (sl cocked, sl foxed ep's, upper edges of boards sl.disc.) in VG+ d/w (price clipped, sl.foxing, corners rounded, some wear to edges, sl.sunned spine with wear to extrem.)

PUBLISHER: hamish hamilton london 1961

KEYWORDS: modern first edition poetry humour nuclear

$13.94
241197wd001

Inward Companion


DE LA MARE, WALTER

First edition 97pp VG (lacks ffep, sl cocked, cloth rubbed and sl.marked, spine sl.sunned with scuffed head, front board starting at hinge, bookseller's sticker on front paste-down) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: Faber and Faber London 1950

KEYWORDS: modern first edition de la mare poetry

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