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Image for Alcools. Translated by Anne Hyde Greet. with a Foreword by Warren Ramsey

Alcools. Translated by Anne Hyde Greet. with a Foreword by Warren Ramsey

By: Apollinaire, Guillaume & Anne Hyde Greet & Warren Ramsey

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1965

Seller ID: 36078

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Green cloth in pictorial dust wrapper, dj slightly edgeworn, boards clean, internally clean, no ownership names, dual French/English text. ; 9.1 X 6.6 X 1.1 inches; 289 pages View more info

Image for Charles Baudelaire: A Lyric Poet in the Era of High Capitalism

Charles Baudelaire: A Lyric Poet in the Era of High Capitalism

By: Benjamin, Walter (trans. Harry Zohn)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, NLB: 1973

Seller ID: 27220

ISBN: 0902308645

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Dk mauve boards (no d/jkt); clean and bright; silver titling, bright; binding tight; spine very slightly faded. Top corners slightly bumped; foredges slightly dusty. Owner's name on front endpaper. ; 8vo (6" x 8 1/2"); 192 pages View more info

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Les Amours Jaunes [French Text]

By: Corbiere, Tristan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Albert Messein: 1947

Seller ID: 33894

Condition: Good+


Publisher's original paper wrappers, covers slightly edgeworn, leaves age-darkened, internally clean, vignettes by Patrick de Manceau, text in French language. ; 5" x 7"; 298 pages View more info

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The Influence of French Symbolism on Russian Poetry

By: Donchin, Georgette

Price: £18.00

Publisher: The Hague, Mouton & Co: 1958

Seller ID: 21548

Condition: Very Good


VG, blue cloth boards with gilt slightly rubbed to the top & bottom spine & with a few scuffs to the front & back boards, no d/jkt; text, b&w illustrations & b&w plates inside all clean & complete, & rather beautifully designed, though the edges of the text block are very slightly toned by age. An examination of one of the more complex aspects of Russian symbolism. ; 9.8" x 6.4" x 0.9"; 239 pages 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

Image for K Revue de la poésie Numéro double 1 2 Antonin Artaud Textes Documents Témoignages Adamov Braque René Char Blin Dullin Cuny Pichette Caradec Audiberti

K Revue de la poésie Numéro double 1 2 Antonin Artaud Textes Documents Témoignages Adamov Braque René Char Blin Dullin Cuny Pichette Caradec Audiberti

By: K Revue de la poésie Numéro double 1 2 Antonin Artaud Textes Documents Témoignages

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Paris, revue K: 1948

Seller ID: 33895

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's original printed stiff card wrappers, foot of spine chipped with slight loss, leaves age-darkened, text clean, illustrations, text in French language. ; 5" x 8"; 137 pages View more info

Image for Memoir of the Life and Character of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke; with Specimens of his Poetry and Letters, and an Estimate of his Genius and Talents, Compared with those of his Great Contemporaries.

Memoir of the Life and Character of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke; with Specimens of his Poetry and Letters, and an Estimate of his Genius and Talents, Compared with those of his Great Contemporaries.

By: Prior, James

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy: 1824

Edition: First thus

Seller ID: 23519

Condition: Good+


Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage for international shipping.; Brown leather half-binding; a little worn and scuffed. Pale brown marbled boards, somewhat worn, and peeling slightly. Raised bands on spine. Stitched binding very frail, and partially exposed in places, but no pp actually loose. pp themselves clean and supple. Owner's name on front pastedown. ; 8vo (5 1/2" x 9"); 584 pages View more info

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Les Solitudes

By: Sully, Prudhomme

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Paris, Alphonse Lemerre, Éditeur: 1869

Seller ID: 38158

Condition: Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Red leather spine, brown marbled boards; binding tight; corners and edges rubbed. Gilt titling still quite bright. Ribbon bookmark. French text.; 8vo (4 1/2" x 7"); 147 pages View more info

Image for Gaberbocchus Press : A collection of 43 items from the Gaberboccus Press, some signed, some publicity material and Christmas cards laid in, and the scarce novel written in collaboration with the German psychiatrist Karl Theodore Bluth, by Anna Kavan

Gaberbocchus Press : A collection of 43 items from the Gaberboccus Press, some signed, some publicity material and Christmas cards laid in, and the scarce novel written in collaboration with the German psychiatrist Karl Theodore Bluth, by Anna Kavan

By: Themerson, Stefan and other authors

Price: £3,500.00

Publisher: London, Gaberbocchus Press:

Seller ID: 30415

Condition: Very Good


A collection of forty three items. All octavo, unless otherwise indicated. All Gaberbocchus Press, London unless otherwise indicated. All first editions, unless otherwise indicated. 1. Bluth, K.T. and A. Kavan. The Horse's Tale. Original grey cloth. 112 pp. 1949. Printed in Lubeck by Moll-Winter. Spine lettering faded but just legible. Age-darkening to leaves throughout, probably due to poor quality paper. No ownership names. Binding firm. Scarce. VG. 2. Jarry, Alfred. Ubu Roi. Drama in Five Acts … Followed by the Song of the Disembraining. Stiff pictorial card wraps. 192 pp. Third editio... View more info

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Oeuvres Poétiques. Three Vols.

By: Verlaine, Paul

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Lausanne, Henri Kaeser, Éditeur: 1944-46

Seller ID: 37323

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Please note that this is a heavy item and may require extra postage for international shipping.; All Vols: White card wrappers in protective film (as issued); binding tight; owner's name on each front endpaper. French text. Many pp uncut. Vol I is no 1555 of 1900 numbered copies; Vol II is no 1342 of 1900 numbered copies; Vol III is no 2431 of 1000 copies numbered 2001-3000. Contents -- Vol I: Jadis et Naguere, Amour and Parallelement. Vol II: Bonheur, Chansons pour Elle, Liturgies Intimes, Odes en son Honneur, Elegies and Chair. Vol III: Poemes Saturniens, Fetes Gallantes, La Bonne Chanson, R... View more info

Image for Modern Poetry in Translation  New Series No.8 Autumn 1995 Special French Issue

Modern Poetry in Translation New Series No.8 Autumn 1995 Special French Issue

By: Weissbort, Daniel (editor)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Kings College: 1995

Seller ID: 34303

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's stiff card wrappers, clean copy, minimal wear, no ownership marks. ; 8vo; 240 pages View more info