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The School-Mistress, a Poem. In Imitation of Spenser.

By: Shenstone, William

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1924

Seller ID: 35433

Condition: Very Good-


Pale blue boards (no d/jkt); a trifle marked; binding tight; gilt titling + decoration still quite bright. Light pencil note on Notes page. Facsimile of the original 1742 edition. One of 550 unnumbered copies. ; 8vo (5 1/2" x 8") View more info

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Anthology of Modern Japanese Poetry

By: Shiffert, Edith & Yuki Sawa

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Rutland, Tuttle Publishing: 1972

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 35532

ISBN: 0804806721

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Quarter silk over patterned-paper covered boards, in dust wrapper, dj torn at head of spine, boards clean, internally clean, no ownership names. ; 7.0 X 4.3 X 0.4 inches; 196 pages View more info

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Fredegond and Gerald Shove

By: Shove, Fredegond

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Privately Printed for Ermengard Maitland: 1952

Seller ID: 35213

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Original quarter blue cloth over patterned boards, in printed dust wrapper, dj chipped & edgeworn, boards clean, internally clean, photographic illustrations, with tipped-in note from Ermengard Maitland (sister of Fredegond Shove). On being widowed, Ermengard and Fredegond's mother had married Francis Darwin (son of Charles), Fredegond herself was a Georgian poet, on the fringes of the Bloomsbury group, and Gerald Shove was a noted economist, who died in 1947.; 7" x ... View more info

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A Dream of Governors

By: Simpson, Louis

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Middletown, CT, Wesleyan University Press: 1964

Edition: Third

Seller ID: 35026

Condition: Good+


Illustrated white card wrappers; lightly marked. Wear to base of spine, but binding intact. ; 8vo (6" x 8"); 87 pages View more info

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Poems

By: Smith, Grahame C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Tuba Press: 1981

Seller ID: 30868

ISBN: 0907155030

Condition: Very Good


Original stiff card wraps, covers slightly marked, internally clean, binding firm. ; 5" x 7"; 77 pages View more info

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Harold's leap

By: Smith, Stevie

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & H: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34009

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Publisher's red cloth in yellow printed dust wrapper, dj spine darkened & torn at spine ends, cloth clean, internally clean, no ownership names, illustrations by the author. ; 6" x 8"; 85 pages View more info

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Mother, What is Man?

By: Smith, Stevie

Price: £33.00

Publisher: London, Cape: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34012

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Publisher's cloth in pictorial dust wrapper, dj spine torn with loss, endpapers marked, boards clean, internally clean, illustrations by the author. ; 8vo; 80 pages View more info

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TENDER ONLY TO ONE; POEMS AND DRAWINGS BY STEVIE SMITH.

By: Smith, Stevie. (Poems and Illustrations by).

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape , London: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34011

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's blue cloth with silver lettering to spine, lacks jacket, boards clean, endpapers darkened, scattered foxing, no ownership names. ; 8vo; 77 pages View more info

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Poems in Latin Together with a few Inscriptions

By: Sparrow, John

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press, London: 1941

Seller ID: 30412

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Original maroon cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine, spine lettering faded, internally clean, preface & notes in English, poems in Latin.; 5" x 7"; 68 pages View more info

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Poems

By: Spender, Stephen

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber Ltd.: 1933

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 35952

Condition: Very Good


Please note this is a heavy item and may incur extra shipping charges.; Black cloth in printed dust wrapper, second impression May 1933, dj slightly edgeworn & spine darkened, spotting to endpapers, internally clean, no ownership names, jacket not price-clipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 57 pages View more info

The Soul of a Doll: and poems

By: Spiers, K.C. [Kaufmann Charles Spiers]

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1913

Seller ID: 12170

Condition: Good+


8vo (5 1/2" x 7 1/2"), 79pp. g+. Plain buff thick paper wrapper at back, front wrapper missing; worn; spine repaired with clear tape; joint exposed in a couple of places, so binding frail.,. There might have been a blank page removed at the front, but we are not sure.; 8vo 5 1/2" x 7 1/2"; 79 pages View more info

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Five New Poems

By: Stephens, James; illustrated by Lovat Fraser

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Flying Flame: 1913

Edition: First

Seller ID: 26878

Condition: Good+


Illustrated purple, thick paper wrappers - detached but present. Stitched binding itself intact. B/w illustrations. ; 12mo (4" x 6"); 20 pages View more info

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Proverbs and Other Poems

By: Stern, Jacob

Price: £20.00

Publisher: South Africa, Quartz Press: 1995

Seller ID: 34881

Condition: Very Good+


Illustrated off-white, glossy card wrappers; clean and bright; binding tight.Photo of poet laid in. ; 8vo (6" x 8 1/2"); 36 pages View more info

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When the Pan Pipes Play, and other poems, etc

By: Stringer, Hubert

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Arthur H. Stockwell: 1921

Seller ID: 30720

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Original publisher's pictorial cloth with decoration & lettering in black to front board & spine, covers slighly edgeworn & darkened, with seven illustrations by Prynne, scarce. ; 5" x 7.5"; 64 pages View more info

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Deaths and Entrances

By: Thomas, Dylan.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent: 1949

Seller ID: 34873

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Orange boards (no d/jkt), bright; binding tight; gilt titling bright. The collection includes Poem in October, The Hunchback in the Park, In My Craft or Sullen Art, and the legendary Fern Hill amomg much else. ; 8vo (5" x 6"); 66 pages View more info

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The Collected Poems

By: Thomas, Edward & R. George Thomas

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 35208

ISBN: 0198125674

Condition: Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Please note this is a heavy item and may incur extra shipping charges for international orders.; Original cloth in dust jacket, 1979 reprint, dj rubbed & slightly edgeworn, marks to fore-edge, boards clean, internally clean, no ownership names. ; 6" x 9"; 486 pages View more info

The Inward Animal

By: Tiller Terence (signed)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hogarth Press: 1943

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5108

ISBN: 2800111623


8vo, 60pp. Vg++. Plain red boards, very little wear (eg corners sharp) ; gold titling on spine a little faded, but legible. Inscribed by author on front free endpaper; Signed by Author View more info

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Seeing is Believing Poems

By: Tomlinson, Charles

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Oxford U.P: 1967

Seller ID: 25818

Condition: Good in Very Good- dust jacket


G/VG-, brown cloth boards with gilt, worn at the edges, in a yellow, red & black d/jkt, also worn at the edges with a few chips with a price-sticker to the inside of the front flap; a prev. owner's name appears to the inside of the front board and two squares holes have been cut out of pp7-8 (!) with the text unaffected. A Reprint from 1967. ; 8.9" x 5.8" x 0.5"; 70 pages View more info

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The Necklace

By: Tomlinson, Charles

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1966

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 35630

ISBN: 0192112635

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Price clipped d/jkt, slightly age-toned spine. Yellow cloth boards, corners sharp. Very occasional pencil note, otherwise clean, binding tight, author's dedication in pen on front endpaper. ; 8.6 X 5.6 X 0.6 inches; 32 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Verses

By: Tovey, D. C.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Guildford, A. C. Curtis: 1902

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 30864

Condition: Very Good-


Publisher's original green cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine, edition limited to 550 copies, spine lettering dulled, boards slightly marked, title page in red & black, internally clean, the author, Duncan Crookes Tovey, was the father of the famous musician Donald Francis Tovey, for whom the first poem was written, scarce. ; 5" x 7"; 34 pages View more info