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For The Luncheon Interval

By: A.A.Milne

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Methuen and Co: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30745


Publisher's original olive-green stiff card wraps with black lettering to front cover & spine, spine darkened & spine joint partially cracked, no ownership names, binding firm. ; 5" x 7"; 63 pages View more info

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For Man and Islands Poems

By: Abbs, Peter

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tern P.: 1978

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27293


Stiff card wraps, label removed from back cover, faint marks to front cover, inscribed by the author on endpaper and dated April 17, 1980, engravings by Nicholas Parry. ; 58 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Funland and Other Poems [signed copy]

By: Abse, Dannie

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1973

Edition: Second

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23951


Signed by author on title page. Illustrated red card wrappers; spine uncreased; a little age-toned; lingering whiff of tobacco.; 71 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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The Kid

By: Aiken, Conrad

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, John Lehmann: 1947

Edition: First

Seller ID: 27342


Illustrated dk brown d/jkt, unclipped, in clear film; a trifle marked; one or two minuscule losses. Pale green boards, generally bright, but slight damp-stains on front and back leading edges; binding tight; gilt titling, bright; slight offsetting from d/jkt flaps on front and rear endpapers. ; 8vo (5" x 8"); 46 pages View more info

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Dancing in Paper Trousers Poems

By: Allan, Christopher

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Redditch, Flarestack Publishing: 1996

Seller ID: 30761


Original stiff card wraps, very clean copy, no ownership marks, publisher's compliments slip loosely laid in. ; 6" x 8.5"; 33 pages View more info

By the Way - Verses, Fragments, and Notes [Inscribed by Helen Allingham]

By: Allingham, William (arranged by Helen Allingham)

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green: 1912

Edition: First

Seller ID: 21366


Inscribed by Helen Allinham on half-title page, dd December 1920. Pale blue boards; very light wear; gilt titling on front, bright; titling on spine slightly dulled. Posthumous collection by the great Irish poet and diarist. ; 8vo (5 1/2" x 8"); 167 pages; Signed by Editor View more info

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THE FUGUE OF TIME

By: ANDERSON, JOHN REDWOOD

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Fortune Press: 1940

Seller ID: 32186


Quarter brown cloth over patterned boards, no spine lettering, boards & spine damp-stained, text-block loose in case, reading copy only. ; 6" x 9"; 88 pages View more info

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The Poems and Letters of Andrew Marvell [2 volumes].

By: Andrew Marvell, edited by H M Margoliouth:

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1967.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33766


Please note this is a heavy item and may incur extra shipping charges for international orders.; In two volumes complete, first edition, 1927, xi, 347; vi, 373 pp., publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to spines, spine ends slightly rubbed, minor marks to boards, ink owner's name to front endpaper, slight spotting to prelims, internally clean, frontis portrait, illustrations, facsimile letter. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Morning in the Burned House

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: £12.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart: 1995

Seller ID: 26131


Illustrated dust jacket, a few small scratches, 'Trilliam Book Award' sticker on front of dust jacket, burgundy boards, binding tight, text clean and bright, no insciptions, edges good. ; 7.40 X 5.60 X 0.70 inches View more info

For the Time Being.

By: Auden, W. H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Faber: 1945

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 33637


Price clipped d/jkt very age-toned, some small nicks and losses to edges. Covered in white paper by previous owner. Light brown boards, bumping to top and bottom of spine, and forecorners. Pages age-toned, deckle edges, binding tight. Owner's signature on front endpaper. ; 23 x 15 x 1 cm; 124 pages View more info

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Penelope of the Twentieth Century - Selected Poems of Elisaveta Bagryana

By: Bagryana, Elisaveta (trans Brenda Walker et al)

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Forest Books: 1996

Edition: First

Seller ID: 26104


Illustrated white card wrappers; spine uncreased. B/w photos. ; 8vo (5 1/2" x 8"); 144 pages View more info

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Just Rumour

By: Bailey, R. J

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Kelso, R.J. Bailey: 1981

Seller ID: 31165


Stiff card wrappers, small format 4" x 6", privately printed, clean copy, no marks. ; 4" x 6"; 38 pages View more info

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Rhymes of an Old Cooper, etc

By: Baker, Thomas C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Arthur H. Stockwell Limited: 1935

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30834


Publisher's original blue boards with lettering in black to front cover, subtitled: 'A Collection of Poems of the Trade and Other Verse,' inscribed by the author on the front endpaper, boards slightly stained & marked, internally clean. ; 5" x 7.5"; 47 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Ruhleben Poems

By: Balfour, John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Esthonian Review: 1919

Seller ID: 30853


Plain brown, thick paper wrappers; very lightly marked, but not otherwise worn. Binding tight. Rough-cut pp. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 45 pages View more info

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Selections From the Poems of A Verse Club Known to Its Members as th 'A.V.C,' 1929-1936

By: Bangay, Evelyn D. and Laurence Bethell and others Ditchling Press

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Ditchling, Ditchling Press: 1936

Seller ID: 30866


Original pictorial stiff card wraps, slight loss at spine ends, covers darkened, other poets include Edmund Brandt, Gilbert Bullard, Edith M. Frost and Arthur Russell. ; 5" x 8"; 41 pages View more info

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Titular I-VI

By: Barnett, Anthony

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Grosseteste: 1975

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30732


Original printed stiff card wraps, inscribed by the author on the front endpaper, this is copy no. 69 of an edition limited to 300 copies, covers slightly marked. ; 5.5" x 8.5"; 12 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Narcissus in a Dry Pool

By: Baybars, Taner

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd: 1978

Seller ID: 28006


Publisher's blue cloth in pictorial dust jacket, light area of old dampstaining to rear of dj, also slightly affecting rear board, no ownership names. ; 44 pages View more info

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Lyric Poetry, Etna (The I Tatti Renaissance Library)

By: Bembo, Pietro & Mary P. Chatfield & Betty Radice

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 2005

Seller ID: 31545


Blue boards with gilt letters, corners still sharp, top 1/2'' of edges and top 1'' of spine of light blue dust jacket is faded, internally clean and bright, binding tight. Parallel Latin-English of the works of the Italian renaissance scholar and critic, edited and translated by Mary P. Chatfield. ; I Tatti Renaissance Library; 7.90 X 5.60 X 0.90 inches; 304 pages View more info

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Songs of the Cell

By: Bottomley, Horatio

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, William Southern: 1928

Edition: First

Seller ID: 30616


Illustrated pale buff boards (no d/jkt - as issued?); binding intact, but slightly cocked; boards somewhat marked. Bottomley had had a successful career as newspaper editor, MP, and general morale-booster during WWI, but was subsequently convicted of fraud and sent down for seven years. This was presumably some sort of rehabilitation attempt, a la Oscar Wilde, and indeed, the foreword is by Lord Alfred Douglas. ; 8vo (5" x 8"); 112 pages View more info

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La Tour de Feu 116 : Antonin Artaud. Supplementaire. Decembre 1972

By: Boujut, Pierre

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Jarnac, La Tour de Feu: 1972

Seller ID: 34142


Publisher's pictorial stiff card wrappers, minor marks to covers, internally clean, with 10 pages of reproductions of letters by Artaud, text in French. ; 6" x 9"; 16 pages View more info