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STUDIES: AN IRISH QUARTERLY REVIEW Spring 1958

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Dublin, The Talbot Press: 1958

Seller ID: T148

Condition: V.g.


120pp. Varied articles including The small farm in Irish agriculture; Patrick Kavanagh Two Poems; Pagan Mysteries and Christian Sacrements etc. Red wrappers [trifle marked] View more info

LETTERS OF ABELARD AND HELOISE

By: Abelard, Peter

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, W. Johnston, B. Law, T. Lowndes, T. Longman, and T. Caslon: 1773

Edition: 11th edition

Seller ID: GT150

Condition: V.g.


FULL TITLE:To which is prefixed a particular account of their lives, amours, and misfortunes. Translated from the French by John Hughes. To which are now added The poems of Eloisa to Abelard, by Mr. Pope and Abelard to Eloisa, by Mrs. Madan. The eleventh edition, ornamented with cuts. Frontis. and plates. Some pencil lines to the margins. Full plain original calf with red morocco label View more info

POEMS IN PAMPHLET XII : John Alden

By: Alden, John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Aldington, Kent, The Hand and Flower Press: 1951

Edition: private press

Seller ID: P599

Condition: Fine


359-388pp. Orange wrappers. Stapled binding. Title design by Bert Pugh View more info

THE LITTLE ORPHAN GIRL Ballad Written By Mr Anderson of Carlisle, The Music with an Accompiment for the Piano Forte

By: Anderson of Carlisle, Mr [Robert]

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Preston at His Wholesale Warehouses, 97 Strand: 1795

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: M1527

Condition: Fine


4pp. 2 pages of printed score with reverses blank. Dropped head titles. Accompaniment for Piano by Thos. Thompson of Newcastle Upon Tyne. Two verses with a simple piano accompaniment in the key of G with a 6/8 time signature. A v. rare item with no copies traced. Robert Anderson 1770-1833 [The Cumberland Bard] was a Carlisle labouring class post wrote poems in the ballad style. View more info

POEMS: BY NOBODY KNOWS WHO

By: Anon.,

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Southampton, Forbes and Pittman: 1857

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: A586

Condition: V.g.


134pp.,190x 130mm, original green buckram, gilt, fine, pencil inscription f.e.p., Dedicated to 'my dearest friend Caroline Giffard Phillipson'. View more info

CHOIX DE POESIES,

By: Apollinaire Guillaume,

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Horizon, London, 1945,:

Seller ID: C868


first english edition, 102pp, octavo, original brown cloth, gilt, decorative d.j. present but chipped and torn with loss otherwise v.g. A selection from the authors two books, 'Alcools' and 'Calligrammes', with an introduction and drawing by Picasso, plus an introduction by C. M. Bowra. View more info

City Without Walls, and Other Poems

By: Auden, W. H. And Garrett, John (Chosen by)

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1969

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: CF384

ISBN: 0571091504

Condition: Fine


124pp. Nice birthday inscription from Nina [Bawden] to her husband dated Ocober 20th1969.Soiled d.j. but a clean book bound in black buckram, gilt View more info

POEMS

By: Auden, W.H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1939

Edition: second edition reprint

Seller ID: G470

Condition: V.g.


89pp. Binding soiled and binding a little weak. Good reading copy of an early edition[ 2nd ed. 4th printing]. Originally pub. 1930 View more info

PATCHWORK QUILT

By: Ausonius Decimus Magnus

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Franfrolico:

Seller ID: H645

Condition: Fine


343/400 copies only. One page Note on Ausonius, two page biographical notes. Forty-two poems.Trans. by Jack Lindsay and decorations by Edward Bawden. Blue cloth blind stamped patchwork pattern to boards. Printed on Charles I paper by the Fanfrolico Press. Very nice copy. Spine sunned otherwise clean and bright with no wear . T.e.g. un-cut edges View more info

LAYS OF THE SCOTTISH CAVALIERS And Other Poems

By: Aytoun, William Edmonstoune

Price: £235.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, William Blackwood and Sons: 1870

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS450

Condition: Fine


268pp. Fine illus. cloth binding by Burn & Co. Trifle sunned to the lower front cover and spine Illustrations after leading artists of the day by Joseph Noel Paton & Waller H. Paton.. Printed by R. Clarke, Edinburgh. All edges gilt. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. View more info

POEMS

By: Baird, Alexander

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Chatto and Windus / The Hogarth Press: 1963

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: L190

Condition: Fine


48pp. The Phoenix Living Poets Series. Near fine in a sunned and foxed jacket. Not price-clipped or marked View more info

PEN RAMBLES: POEMS

By: Baker, Georgina M.A.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, Reader and Dyer: 1869

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: TT133

Condition: Fine


98pp. Beautiful copy bound in original green buckram cloth with gilt decorative borders and titles. Bevelled edges and yellow end-papers. All edges gilt. No fading or wear and no inscriptions. Spine a trifle darkened otherwise a really fine copy and a nice example of a Victorian illustrated binding. BOUND BY W.BONE AND SONS, 76 FLEET ST. LONDON with their red ticket pasted to the rear end-paper: one of the major firms of bookbinders in Britain at this time. View more info

SERENA OF OAKWOOD; ; or, Trials of the Heart, and other poems. Second edition.

By: Ball, Edward

Price: £225.00

Publisher: Nottingham, C. N. Wright: 1815

Edition: 2nd edition

Seller ID: GT328

Condition: V.g.


52pp. Errata page with 11 lines at the rear. Generally dusty but a complete copy.12mo. Lovely and rare woodcut frontis. 'THE WOODFINCHES' engraved by Wilkins, Notts. The sub-title reads 'The Moss within her eggs a'peared'. Original plain boards with old repair to the spine .Only one copy traced [BL 11642.bb.10.(1.)]. Original owners signature 'Suzanne Lynam' to the f.f.e.p.[Suzanna lynam was daughter of Wiliam Lynam of Eakring who married William Stretton of Lenton Priory. The had six children all with 'S' starting their christian names [!!]. A rare book. View more info

Deutsches Balladenbuch Mit Holzschnitten nach Zeichnungen

By: Ballads

Price: £450.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Georg Wigand: 1876

Edition: sixth edition

Seller ID: R516

Condition: V.g.


Deutsches Balladenbuch Mit Holzschnitten nach Zeichnungen v. Adolf Ehrhardt, Theobald von Oer, Hermann Pl├╝ddemann et al. viii, 352pp. German songs and ballads. Highly decorative illustrated title-page. All edges gilt. An anthology of 115 poems and illustrations. Fine illustrations throughout including Ludwig Richter. Full black calf binding with fine gilt decoration to the spine. Blind-stamped borders and London College coat of arms in gilt to the front board. Ocassional foxing. Prize label to the inside board. Edges rubbed but a nice copy. German text. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. View more info

SELECT POEMS DIVINE AND HUMAN

By: Beedome, Thomas

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury, The Nonesuch press: 1928

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Seller ID: H646

Condition: Fine


10/1250 Edited by Francis Meynell. [4]51[1], iv[ii],[1]pp. Pages un-cut. A very nice copy with crisp,tight binding [little discolouring to spine View more info

THE RURAL ALBUM containing descriptive and miscellaneous poems,

By: Bell, Thomas

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Joseph Masters: 1853

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TH217

Condition: Fine


THE RURAL ALBUM containing descriptive and miscellaneous poems, with historical notices of Barnwell and Fotheringhay castles, &c.......102pp. Attractive pub. cloth with gilt device to the boards with matching blind stamped decoration to the pebble grain cloth. No inscriptions or marks. View more info

JOHN BETJEMAN'S COLLECTED POEMS

By: Betjeman, John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1958

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: R361

Condition: Fine


279pp. Brown d.j., white lettering. Odd tiny chip to edges. Cream cloth, gilt binding. No clipping, fading, inscriptons or marks. Compiled and with an introduction by the Earl of Birkenhead View more info

JOHN BETJEMAN'S COLLECTED POEMS

By: Betjeman, John

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1958

Edition: 1st edition, 1st impression

Seller ID: X502

Condition: Fine


xxvi, 279pp. White boards. gilt titles.No inscriptions. A nice clean copy. View more info

JOHN BETJEMAN'S COLLECTED POEMS

By: Betjeman, John,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1959

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: Q487

Condition: fine


279pp. Introduction by Lord Birkenhead. Good sound reading copy, fore-edges foxed and some pencil notes. Musty. White boards, gilt View more info

THE BURNING OF THE LEAVES AND OTHER POEMS

By: Binyon, Laurence

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan & Co, Ltd: 1944

Seller ID: Pa603

Condition: Fine


viii, 18pp.Buff paper wrappers, red titles. 22cms. Trifle dusty wrapper. View more info