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OXFORD LECTURE ON POETRY

By: Bradley, A.C.,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1920

Seller ID: C53

Condition: V.g.


reprint[1909], viii, 395pp, octavo, original blue cloth, gilt, fine condition, a few light marks on rear board. Lecture delivered at the Chair of Poetry Oxford then enlarged. View more info

The Annual Register, or a View of the History, Politics, Literature for the Year 1782 [vol 25]

By: Burke, Edmund and, Dodsley, Robert

Price: £550.00

Publisher: London, J. Dodsley, Pall Mall: 1783

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS121

Condition: Fine


Half-title, tile-page, Preface [iv], 324, 215 [xiii contents]. Contemporary full calf [rubbed to extremities] with gilt year date to the spine. Armorial bookplate of Ester Acklom. The 1782 volume. The first part is 'The History of Europe for 1782' and Chronicles for the Year and State Papers ; Natural History; Useful Projects; Antiquities; Essays; Poetry; Review of Books followed by sections, 'Characters' . Interesting Americana content with details of the Versaille Papers relating to the King of Emgland and the French over a treaty to settle the wars in North America. [Treaty of Paris 1783 ] ... View more info

THE DAY'S ALARM

By: Dehn, Paul,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1949

Seller ID: B690

Condition: V.g.


1st edition, 53pp., v.g. condition head of spine chipped and edges foxed. His first book. View more info

FORGOTTEN LYRICS OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY,

By: Doughty, Oswald,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: H>F. & G. Witherby, 1924,:

Seller ID: C52


1st, 212pp, index, octavo, orig. blue cloth, gilt, blind stamp decoration front board, v.g. condition, end-papers foxed. An analysis of some minor eighteenth centiry poets. View more info

A CYPRESS GROVE,

By: DRUMMOND. William of Hawthornden,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hawthornden/Chas J. Sawyer, Dec 1919,: 1919

Edition: Ltd Edition

Seller ID: A20

Condition: V.g.


482/1000, 78pp, frontis.(portrait of Drummond), octavo, blue boards, faded complete d.j., fine, Drummond (1585-1649) is well known for his poetry but his prose is more obscure. Cypress is the largest of his prose writings, View more info

A MASQUE OF REASON,

By: Frost, Robert,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1948

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: A349

Condition: V.g.


119pp. D.j. rubbed, sunned spine. Two masques - A Masque of Reason and A Masque of Mercy make up this volume, View more info

BYRON 1824-1924 a lecture delivered before the University of Oxford,

By: Garrod, H.W.,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford at the Clarendon, Press, 1924,: 1924

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: C097

Condition: V.g.


1st ed. May 14th, 1924, 22pp, octavo, paper wrappers, a little browned on edges. Garrod was professor of Poetry at Oxford University. View more info

POEMS OF ADAM LINDSAY GORDON,

By: Gordon, Adam Lindsay,

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Henry Frowde, O.U.P.: 1912

Seller ID: B888

Condition: V.g.


Oxford edition, cxxiv, 390pp, indices, orig. blue cloth, gilt, a.e.g., boards a little marked otherwise a very good copy. . View more info

WORDSWORTH,

By: Herford, C. H.,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: George Routledge & Sons, Ltd. 1930,:

Seller ID: C63


first, 255pp, one plate-portrait of Wordsworth, octavo, original red cloth, some gilt, fine condition, a little foxing on end-papers. . View more info

More Poems

By: Housman, A.E.,

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1936

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: C455

Condition: V.g.


71pp, frontis. portrait of Houseman by Francis Dodd, original black cloth, gilt, spine a little faded, otherwise v.g. Un-cut paper. View more info

THE BOOK OF NONSENSE TO WHICH IS ADDED MORE NONSENSE,

By: Lear, Edward,

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd:

Seller ID: C277

Condition: Fine


Copyright edition, all the original pictures and verse, oblong octavo, illus. green cloth, bevelled boards, gilt, fine condition with just the odd internal blemish, no fading to the binding. Neat owners inscription on front free end-paper dated July 28 1930. View more info

COLLECTED POEMS VOL. 1.

By: Noyes, Alfred,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh and London, 1917,: 1817

Edition: Seventh impression

Seller ID: B879

Condition: V.g.


seventh impression, vii, 335pp, orig. green cloth, gilt letteing, t.e.g., a little rubbed and dusty otherwise a tight copy. The Loom of Years, The Flowers of Old Japan, The Forest of Wild Thyme and The Forty Singing Seamen. View more info

THE DARK SIDE OF LOVE

By: Smith, John,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Hogarth Press: 1952

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: A406

Condition: V.g.


47pp., octavo, d.j., sun damage to d.j., chipped and torn on edges, very minor foxing to one or two pages. View more info

SONG OF TWO NATIONS

By: Swinburne, Algernon Charles,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1875

Seller ID: A649

Condition: Fine


, viii, 78pp., 32pp. list of books, octavo, original cloth, gilt, fine condition, un-cut. 1. A Song of Italy 2. Ode on the Proclamation of the French Republic and 3. Dirae published together. View more info

THE TRUMPET and other poems,

By: Thomas, Edward,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1940

Seller ID: A411

Condition: V.g.


80pp., octavo, d.j., v.g., slight soiling of spine, neat inscription on f.e.p. View more info

MUSINGS IN MOORLAND AND MARSH,

By: Willis, Samuel,

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Lincoln, 1895,:

Seller ID: C873


first edition, 446pp, octavo, original green cloth, gilt, attractive end-papers, spine and prelims. a little soiled otherwise v.g. Poems, songs, sonnets, dialect readings etc. Willis was a member of t he Oxford dialect society. View more info