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Written in Florence : The Last Verses

By: McCulloch, Hugh

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent and Co.: 1902

Seller ID: 37355

Condition: Good+


Original green cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine, top edge gilt, spine lettering faded, boards marked, foxing, frontis portrait, inscribed on the front endpaper by Stephen Hills Parker, American artist in Florence, and dated 22nd Dec. 1902, interesting association copy of the American artists' community in Florence in the 20's, scarce. ; 6" x 7.5"; 107 pages View more info

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Poems

By: McEwen, J.H.F.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Elkin Mathews: 1920

Seller ID: 30840

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Dk grey d/jkt, unclipped; wear to upper edges; ink stains on rear. Lt grey boards; ink stains on rear; binding tight. Rough-cut pp. Sir John Helias Finnie McEwen was a soldier in the Great War, MP during the 1930s and 40s, created a baronet in 1953. ; 8vo (5" x 7"); 52 pages View more info

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THE BUTTERFLIES of TAIWAN and OTHER FANTASIES.

By: McGovern, Janet B. Montgomery

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, W. Heffer & Sons, Ltd: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37354

Condition: Fair


Original quarter cloth over pictorial printed boards, tears along spine joints with wear to spine ends, boards marked, early ink inscription to front endpaper, foxing, scarce. ; 6" x 8"; 59 pages View more info

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The Poems

By: Michelangelo, Buonarroti & Christopher Ryan

Price: £20.00

Publisher: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd: 1996

Seller ID: 37052

ISBN: 0460877593

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Illustrated d/jkt, unmarked. Brown boards, corners sharp, gilt bright. Internally clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 9.4 X 6.4 X 1.3 inches; 320 pages View more info

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The Hares, and other verses [signed copy]

By: Miles, Susan (Ursula Wyllie Roberts)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Elkin Mathews: 1924

Edition: Presumed First

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30577

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Signed by author on half-title page. Plain blue boards (no d/jkt); spine faded; light wear to head and tail of spine; binding intact. Bookplate on front pastedown; owner's name on front endpaper. ; 8vo (4 1/2" x 7"); 32 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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All My Life

By: Miller, David

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Joe Dimaggio Press: 1975

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 34249

Condition: Very Good-


Publisher's original stapled sheets in stiff card pictorial wrappers, unpaginated, inscribed by the author on the title-page, minor marks to covers, internally clean, scarce. ; 8" x 12"; Signed by Author View more info

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When We Were Very Young [signed copy]

By: Milne, A.A. and E.H. Shepard

Price: £1,200.00

Publisher: London, Methuen and Co: 1924

Edition: Fifth

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 37496

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Signed by Milne on front endpaper. Dk blue boards (no d/jkt), still bright; gilt titling and decorations, bright; binding tight. Lower corners slightly bumped. Gilt top edges.; 8vo (5" x 7 1/2"); 99 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Now We Are Six [signed copy]

By: Milne, A.A. and E.H. Shepard (decorations)

Price: £4,000.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1927

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed by Author & Illustrator

Seller ID: 37495

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Signed on the title page by Milne and Shepard. Illustrated pale grey d/jkt, unclipped; very intact, but light wear, esp to upper edge, and tiny loss at head of spine; lightly marked; spine slightly darkened. Dk red boards, bright; gilt titling and decoration bright; binding tight. Gilt top edges. A nice, tight, square copy! ; 8vo (5" x 7 1/2"); 103 pages; Signed by Author & Illustrator View more info

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The Poems of John Milton - English, Latin, Greek and Italian. Vol I: The Shorter Poems, Paradise Regained and Samson Agonistes; Vol II: Paradise Lost.

By: Milton, John (ed H.J.C. Grierson)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The Florence Press / Chatto and Windus: 1925

Seller ID: 26110

Condition: Very Good-


Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Both vols: blk boards, a trifle marked; very slight wear to spine; binding tight; gilt titling bright.; 8vo (6" x 9"); xlii+375, lxiv+371 pages View more info

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The Living Chalice and other poems

By: Mitchell, Susan L

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Dublin, Maunsel & Company Ltd.: 1913

Seller ID: 35078

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


White vellum spine; grey boards; a trifle marked; binding tight. Gilt titling a trifle dull, but very legible. Gilt top edges; front foredges roiugh-cut. ; 8vo (4 1/2" x 7"); 56 pages View more info

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Children of Love

By: Monro, Harold

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, The Poetry Workshop: 1914

Edition: Second

Seller ID: 37324

Condition: Good+


Illustrated brown thick paper wrappers; worn, but intact; spine worn, but binding intact. ; 8vo (7" x 8"); 31 pages View more info

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Peter Grimes and Other Poems

By: Montagu, Slater

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Bodley Head: 1946

Seller ID: 37597

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Teal boards, a little worn. Owner's name in ink on front endpaper. Text clean, binding tight. ; 22 x 14.5 x 1 cm; 108 pages View more info

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The Poetical Works of the Right Honourable Lady M--y W--y M--e

By: Montague, Lady Mary Wortley

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, J. Tonson et al.: 1781 (MDLXXXI)

Seller ID: 25106

Condition: Good+


Brown leather boards; somewhat worn, and a little rubbed; front board detached - but binding otherwise intact. Raised bands on spine; gilt titling on red leather panel at head of spine. Lady M is most famous for her "Letters from Turkey", sent back home from the Ottoman Empire, where her husband was ambassador, and for introducing the idea of innoculation to the West. However, we owe all that to these satirical "court eclogues", composed while she was still a popular figure at the Court of George I - they were circulated without her knowledge while she was recovering from small... View more info

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From Glasgow to Saturn

By: Morgan, Edwin

Price: £10.00

Publisher: W & J Mackay: 1973

Seller ID: 37182

ISBN: 0856350419

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, front wrapper slightly bent. Text clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 21.3 x 13.5 x 0.8 cm; 96 pages View more info

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The Ballad of the Yorkshire Ripper

By: Morrison, Blake

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1987

Seller ID: 37269

ISBN: 0701132272

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, unmarked. Pages age-toned, no ownership markings, binding tight.; 7.5 X 5.0 X 0.2 inches; 48 pages View more info

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Out on the Edge Contains Six Poems

By: Mortimer

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Department of English Literature: 1958

Seller ID: 37571

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, sunned near spine. Text clean, no ownership markings, stapled spine intact. ; 18.5 x 12.5 x 0.5 cm; 48 pages View more info

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Prometheus

By: Muir, Edwin; illustrated by John Piper

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1954

Edition: First

Seller ID: 33681

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Stitched booklet -- stitching intact. Plain, pale yellow card wrappers, crisp and bright. Colour + b/w illustrations by John Piper. In special publisher's envelope -- very intact, though a little worn and slightly discoloured. An Ariel Poem. ; 8vo (5 1/2" x 8 1/2"; 4 pages View more info

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Laconics, Jingles & Other Verses

By: Muir, W.J.A

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Privately published for the author by the Enitharmon Press: 1969

Edition: First

Seller ID: 30455

Condition: Very Good


Stitched booklet - stitched binding tight. Decorated dk yellow card wrappers. No 116 of 200 numbered copies. ; 8vo (5 1/2" x 8 1/2"); 13 pages View more info

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Meeting the British

By: Muldoon, Paul

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1987

Edition: First

Seller ID: 34975

ISBN: 0571148581

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Illustrated purple d/jkt, unclipped. Purple boards, clean and bright; silver titling bright; cheapo paper has browned sligtly. ; 8vo (5 1/2" x 8"); 59 pages View more info

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Sleep My Son Sleep

By: Mushatat, Ra'ad (trans Haitham Abduljabar)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Privately Published: 1986

Seller ID: 34707

Condition: Very Good+


Illustrated blk + green thick paper wrappers; spine uncreased. B/w illustrations. Arabic + English text. Modern poetry. ; 8vo (6" x 8"); app 40 pages View more info