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Image for Beowulf: A New Translation

Beowulf: A New Translation

By: Heaney, Seamus

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1999

Edition: First; First Printing

Seller ID: 31727

ISBN: 057120113X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


First edition. Illustrated blk + red d/jkt, unclipped; spine slightly sunned. Blk boards, clean and bright; gilt titling bright. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 106 pages View more info

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Yes We We Can

By: Henn, Jan and Polly Williams

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Tony Lake: 1972

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30863

Condition: Very Good


Original stiff card wraps, area of damage to rear cover, loosely laid in is a typed letter signed by the author sending a copy of the book, clean internally, scarce. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 20 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Mayakovsky

By: Herbert Marshall (trans + ed)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Dennis Dobson: 1965

Edition: First

Seller ID: 34651

ISBN: 0234775963

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Illustrated b/w d/jkt, unclipped; a little worn, with losses. Red boards, bright; binding tight; gilt titling bright. B/w illustrations. Important collection of poetry and biographical material by Russian poet / playwrite Vladimir Mayakovsky, halied by Stalin as "the best and the most talented poet of our Soviet epoch".; 8vo (6" x 9"); 432 pages View more info

Image for First Edition, 1633. Fac-simile Reprint. - The Temple  Sacred Poems And Private Ejaculations. By Mr. George Herbert. Fourth Edition With Introductory Essay By J. Henry Shorthouse, Author of "John Inglesant."

First Edition, 1633. Fac-simile Reprint. - The Temple Sacred Poems And Private Ejaculations. By Mr. George Herbert. Fourth Edition With Introductory Essay By J. Henry Shorthouse, Author of "John Inglesant."

By: HERBERT, George .

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin: 1883

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 33784

Condition: Very Good-


Publisher's imitation speckled leather with gilt lettering to spine, wear to spine ends, internally clean, no ownership names, facsimile edition of the 1633 first edition, with new introductory essay & bibliography. ; 4" x 6.5"; 195 pages View more info

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The Collected Poems 1956-1998

By: Herbert, Zbigniew

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Atlantic Books: 2008

Edition: First English

Seller ID: 27478

ISBN: 1843548828

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Illustrated blk d/jkt, unclipped. Blk boards, clean and bright. Minuscule mark on lower foredges.; 8vo (6 1/2" x 9 1/2"); 600 pages View more info

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This is the Hour. Poems

By: Herbertson, Agnes Grozier

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Fortune Press: 1940

Seller ID: 34889

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Red boards (no d/jkt); generally bright; binding tight; gilt titling slight faded, but quite legible. Dedicated to Winston Churchill.; 8vo (5 1/4" x 8"); 40 pages View more info

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Collected poems 1932-1967

By: Hewitt, John

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, MacGibbon & Kee: 1968

Edition: Uncorrected Proof

Seller ID: 33783

ISBN: 0261618334

Condition: Very Good-


Publisher's printed stiff card wrapper, uncorrected proof, spine & edge of front cover darkened, internally clean, no ownership names. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages View more info

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Workshop New Poetry, No 24 [signed copy]

By: Hidden, Norman (ed)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Workshop Press: 1974

Seller ID: 29809

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet - stapling clean and intact. White card wrappers; a trifle marked, but not otherwise worn. Contains poetry by Ivor Cutler and Phyllis April King (Cutler's long-term partner); King's poems signed by her (pp 11 and 12). ; 8vo (5" x 8"); 40 pages; Signed by Contributor View more info

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Grandchildren of Albion [signed] An Illustrated Anthology of Voices and Visions of Younger Poets in Britain

By: Horovitz, Michael

Price: £25.00

Publisher: New Departures: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34618

ISBN: 0902689142

Condition: Very Good


Igned by editor Horovitz and John Agard. Card wrappers, spine slighty faded, pages unmarked, binding tight. ; 416 pages View more info

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Poems from Iqbal

By: Iqbal, Muhammad (trans V.G. Kiernan)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1955

Edition: First

Seller ID: 34656

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Inscribed, but signed, by the translator. Illustrated grey + purple d/jkt, unclipped; a little marked; intact, but worn, with losses. Illustrated grey boards, bright. ; 8vo (5" x 7"); 112 pages; Signed by Translator View more info

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The Seven Deadly Sins, The Four Seasons and The Twelve Days of Christmas

By: Isitt, John and illustrated by Tania Holland

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxbridge Artists and Writers: 1998

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30958

Condition: Very Good


Original pictorial stiff card wraps, edition limited to 100 copies and signed by the author John Isitt, clean copy, illustrations by Tania Holland and calligraphy by Isabell Spencer, loosely laid in is a signed card from the author sending the book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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A Share of Ink -- A Selection from ' Je Batis Demeure'

By: Jabes, Edmond (trans Anthony Rudolf)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Menard Press: 1979

Edition: First

Seller ID: 34640

Condition: Very Good


Off-white thick card wrappers; binding tight; faint crease in front lower corner. ; 8vo (5 1/2" x 8 1/2); 46 pages View more info

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Advice to a Young Poet

By: Jacob, Max (trans John Adlard)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Menard Press: 1976

Seller ID: 28553

ISBN: 0903400170

Condition: Very Good+


Stapled booklet - stapling clean and intact. Illustrated red + white card wrappers. Owner's name on title page. Occasional pencil marks in text. ; 8vo (5" x 9"); 40 pages View more info

Singing Through the Town

By: Jancic, Miroslav

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hearing Eye: 2001

Seller ID: 29431

ISBN: 1870841840

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's stiff card wraps, faint stain to cover, internally clean, no ownership names, 'acknowledgement poems, additional poems and feedback poem' by this Bosnian poet, scarce. ; 11.50 X 7.87 X 0.31 inches; 38 pages View more info

Image for London A Poem and the Vanity of Human Wishes. with an Introductory Essay by T. S. Eliot

London A Poem and the Vanity of Human Wishes. with an Introductory Essay by T. S. Eliot

By: Johnson, Samuel

Price: £70.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Etchells & Hugh MacDonald: 1930

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 35058

Condition: Fair


This is copy no. 346 of an edition limited to 450 numbered copies, original boards with paper title onlay to front board, spine repaired with paper covering, boards marked, ink name to front endpaper, foxing throughout and with white chalk marks to leaves, binding firm. ; 9" x 14"; 44 pages View more info

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Talk about the Last Poet

By: Johnston, Charles

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Bodley Head for Charles Johnston: 1981

Seller ID: 30438

ISBN: 370304349

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback, dustjacket slightly frayed at bottom and one top corner, binding tight, internally clean. Johnston was a British diplomat who transalted Eugene Onegin, this is his new verse translation of Pushkin's Bronze Horseman, and Lermontov's The Novice, he has signed and dedicated it as has his wife, Natasha, great-great-granddaughter of Tsar Nicholas I. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 78 pages; Signed by Translator View more info

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Panels of Hell

By: Jose Coronel Urtecho, translated by John Lyons

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Arts for Nicaragua Fund: 1989

Seller ID: 30328

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, no ownership name, pages unmarked, binding tight. ; 10 x 8 x 0.20; 18 pages View more info

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Pomes Penyeach

By: Joyce, James

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber Limited: 1933

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 27628

Condition: Good+


Publisher's original stiff sewn wraps in blue/green paper wrapper, first English edition, tear along wrapper spine edge, spotting & darkening to edges of covers, early ink inscription to ffep, internally clean. ; 5" x 7"; 22 pages View more info

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Evening Brings Everything Back

By: Kaplinski, Jaan (trans Jaan Kaplinski and Fiona Sampson)

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Tarset, Bloodaxe Books Ltd: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 26393

ISBN: 1852246502

Condition: Very Good+


Illustrated blk + grey card wrappers; spine uncreased. ; 8vo (5 1/2" x 8 1/2"); 95 pages View more info

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Rhymes

By: Kennedy, G.A. Studdert

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1932

Seller ID: 26050

Condition: Good


Illustrated wrappers; very worn, with small losses; backstrip worn, but binding still very intact. ; 8vo (5" x 7 1/2"); 122 pages View more info