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The Divine Vision and Other Poems

By: A. E. [George William Russell]

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co., Limited 1904: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 56079


xiii, 95 pp. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. Boards clean. Neat ink name to front endpaper. Scattered foxing. View more info

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The Diversions of Purley : And Other Poems

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton 1987: 1987

Book number: 39237


74 pp, View more info

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London Lickpenny

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Ferry Press 1973: 1973

Edition: Limited Edition

Book number: 41228


33 pp., Illustrated wraps designed by Duncan Grant. Signed by Ackroyd with a dedication to the previous owner on full title. 1 of 474 copies. Edges discoloured, very slight fading to wraps. View more info

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Thee a Poem

By: Aitken, Conrad

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller 1967: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 55775


25 pp, illustrated in b/w, some slight marks to dustwrapper. View more info

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The Poetical Works of Mark Akenside, M.D. With The Virtuoso, A Fragment Never Before Published, and the Life of the Author

By: Akenside, Mark

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, W. Suttaby and C. Corrall 1806: 1806

Book number: 50069


240 pp. Contemporary full calf. Spine gilt with leather title label. Slight wear to calf. Frontis engraving. Binding firm. VG View more info

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Makamat or Rhetorical Anecdotes of al Hariri of Basra

By: Al Hariri of Basra, Theodore Preston (trans)

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, James Madden 1850: 1850

Book number: 46296


xvi, 504,[i] pp., Green blindstamped publisher's cloth. Fading and minor discolouration to cloth with some chipping to head and foot of spine. Edges tanned. View more info

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Ricordanza: Or, Friendship's Memento

By: Anon

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Birmingham and London, Wrightson and Webb, Anthenaeum and Hamilton and Adams 1832: 1832

Book number: 49346


xiii, 133 pp. Full maroon morocco. Gilt panelled spine. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Anthology of poetry. "[S]ome of the favorite productions of the day, amongst which the names of Mrs. Hemans and Miss Landon must ever shine conspicuous as two of the brightest stars in the galaxy of female genius." Only one copy on Worldcat [Manchester]. Early ink inscription to second blank. Slight foxing and a few minor marks to leaves. A VG copy. View more info

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The Forget Me Not

By: Anon

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, T. Nelson and Sons 1874: 1874

Book number: 49837


128 pp. 10cm x 14.5cm. Fernware binding. Morocco spine over wooden fernware boards. Gilt lettering to spine. All edges gilt. Rear board partly peeled with varnished layer stripped away. Front board in VG condition with attractive fernware design. Lacks ffep. Early name to front pastedown. Front hinge split. One chromolithographic plate. Printed in gold with gold ruled borders throughout. An anthology of poetry including poems by Wordsworth, Longfellow and others. Good co... View more info

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The Cupid: A Collection of Love Songs

By: Anon and The Moray Press

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Derby, Privately printed for subscribers only at The Moray Press 1891: 1891

Edition: Limited Edition

Book number: 51632


xxiii, 171 pp. Edition limited to 444 copies of which this is copy no. 426. Dark red full leather with gilt borders to front & rear covers and gilt lettered spine. Top edge gilt. Gilt turn-ins and silk endpapers. Printed on Van Gelder paper. Edges uncut. Short tear to joint of lower spine. Bookplate to verso of ffep. VG View more info

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Poèmes à Lou

By: Apollinaire, Guillaume

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Paris, Gallimard 1978: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 48107


247 pp., toned at the extremities. View more info

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Clausentum

By: Arlott, John and Michael Ayrton

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape 1946: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 49053


28 pp. First edition. Publisher's blue cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. Signed by John Arlott and the illustrator Michael Ayrton on the front free end paper. Small area of wear to front of dust wrapper. Frontispiece and six additional plates by Michael Ayrton. A VG copy in VG dj. View more info

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Poetical Works of Matthew Arnold

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co., Limited 1899: 1899

Book number: 54217


xii, 510 pp. Dark blue full morocco with raised bands to spine and gilt title lettering. Top edge gilt. Gilt turn-ins and marbled endpapers. Fine Hatchards morocco binding. Ribbon marker. Early ink inscription to first blank. Foxing to prelims. Frontis portrait. Internally clean. View more info

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Poetical Works of Matthew Arnold

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co. 1890: 1890

Book number: 56771


xii, 510 pp. Contemporary dark green half morocco over marbled boards. Raised bands to spine with gilt decoration & lettering. All edges marbled. Marbled endpapers. Spotting to prelims. Boards clean. Internally clean. Frontis. View more info

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The Poems of Matthew Arnold 1840-1867

By: Arnold, Matthew with an introduction by A. T. Quiller-Couch

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford 1913: 1913

Edition: First Edition Thus

Book number: 49517


xxvii, 460 pp. Half morocco over blue cloth. Five raised bands to spine with gilt panels and title. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Early ink name to first blank. Frontis portrait engraving by Emery Walker. Solid copy. VG View more info

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The Song Celestial or Bhagavad Gita, Being a Discourse Between Arjuna , Prince of India, and the Supreme Being Under the Form of Krishna

By: Arnold, Sir Edwin

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay Company 1934: 1934

Book number: 6034


x11 + 135 pp, with 18 beautiful full page illustrations by Willy Pogany, silvered letting to spine and decoration around paste down to cover, some rubbing to silver on front board, inscriptions and signature to front endboard and ex lib plate, light marks to outer long edge. A beautiful and clean crisp book View more info

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Kingfisher Out of Egypt a Dialogue in an English Garden

By: Ashbee, C. R.

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press 1934: 1934

Edition: Limited Edition

Book number: 47809


51 pp, illustrated in b/w, limited edition no 265/750 copies, Vellum spine, with patterned paper boards. Presentation copy to sculptor Ernest Gillick 'Master of the Art Workers Guild in commemoration of his sign'. Ashbee has also marked a verse on p. 47 'My sons, all artists, whether they make verses, Carve pheidian friezes, or, astronomer kings, Peer at the stars, are all as you and I....' with an initialled pencil note 's.q. Gillick & I | C. R. A. '. Printed at The A... View more info

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Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers and Other Poems

By: Aytoun, William Edmondstoune

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, William Blackwood and Sons 1863: 1863

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 48637


PP. x +268. First edition with illustrations. Two Paton family ownership inscriptions. Full red morocco, lovely gilt decorated front and rear boards and spine. Green leather and gilt decorative motifs. All edges gilt. Minor foxing to endpapers. Rear board slight rubbing on gilt and a little denting. A little dusty on top edge. . Otherwise very good bright copy. View more info

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Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers and Other Poems

By: Aytoun, William Edmondstoune

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, William Blackwood and Sons 1881: 1881

Book number: 50273


359 pp. All edges gilt, Suttaby binding. Some wear to edges. Brown morocco with gilt decoration of Scottish arms, marbled endpages. View more info

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English Landscape an Anthology

By: BARING, Maurice

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press 1916: 1916

Book number: 46258


122 pp, a de coverley binding in brown leather with gilt lettering and page edges, some marks to spine and name in ink on front page, compiled for the relief of russian prisoners. View more info

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Translations Ancient & Modern (With Originals)

By: Baring, Maurice

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann, Ltd. 1925: 1925

Book number: 55015


xiii, 77 pp. Full cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Cloth clean. Ink owner's name to front endpaper. Internally clean. View more info