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Funland, and Other Poems

By: Abse, Dannie

Price: £6.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hutchinson: 1973

Seller ID: 025395


A very good, clean copy of this book of poetry. "It skilfully uses the metaphor of a mental institution to develop a comic, but surrealist and disturbing view of the world". 71 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Selected Poems

By: Abse, Dannie

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1973

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 025396


A very good, clean copy of these "engaging, unpretentious poems". 95 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Dannie Abse : Collected Poems 1948 - 1976 (SIGNED COPY)

By: Abse, Dannie

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 061296


Spans the range of published works from The Uninvited to Funland as well as a section of new work. Good, clean paperback which is SIGNED by the poet below his name on the title page - 204 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Pocket Poets : Dannie Abse (SIGNED COPY)

By: Abse, Dannie

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Vista Books: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 061295


Clean, 48 page booklet which is SIGNED by the poet beneath his name on the title page. Some shelfwear to covers. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Hope of Peace : First Collection (SIGNED COPY)

By: Afrouz, Novin

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Ashton Under Lyne, Greater Manchester, New Hope International: 1983

Seller ID: 049564


Clean bright 28 page stapled booklet which is SIGNED by the author to the title page with the inscription ''To my dear Mary with love Novin''. Preface by Leopold Sedar Senghor. View more info

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Poems in Pamphlet - XII - The Crossways

By: Alden, John

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Aldington, The Hand and Flower Press: 1951

Seller ID: 049916


A little foxing to covers else a good clean copy of this stapled booklet . Part of the Poems in Pamphlet series. View more info

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Songs from the Ship and Castle

By: Allen, Edith et al

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Bristol, Avon, J. W. Norgrove: 1939

Seller ID: 041936


Tenth year edition with cover price one shilling. Good, clean copy with light wear & tear to paper wraps - 36 pages including a contents index. View more info

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The Amis Anthology : A Personal Choice of English Verse

By: Amis, Kingsley ( Chosen and Edited By )

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064366


Amis's highly individual anthology of his favourite poems from the Fifteenth Century onwards, providing intriguing and opinionated notes to the poems. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 360 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Poems of Tennyson, 1830 - 1865

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1908

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 011384


Light waviness to pages. Gilt lettering to spine. Indent to back cover and slight opening to hinges. Clean, clear pages. 596pp. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Poems of Today - Second Series

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1943

Edition: Reprint - School Edition.

Seller ID: 015433


Mustard yellow covers with black lettering. 174 pages + notes (complied by H. R. Hall). Pages are clean, although now yellowing a little with age. A very good, tight copy. View more info

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Augustan Books of Poetry No. 18 John Drinkwater

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn: 1936

Edition: Seventh Impression

Seller ID: 015589


Covers are a little creased/sunned but internally clean. 30pp. A good, clean reading copy. View more info

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Augustan Books of Poetry No. 38 Alice Meynell

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn: 1933

Edition: Sixth Impression

Seller ID: 015590


Covers are creased/sunned but internally clean. 30pp. A perfectly acceptable reading copy. View more info

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The Casquet of Gems : Choice Selections from the Poets

By: Anon

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Thomas Yardley:

Seller ID: 021462


Reading copy as pronounced curling and rubbing to covers. All edges gilt. Internally clean and bright - 717 pages. No date but neat gift inscription to ffep dated 1893. View more info

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Selection of Old English Ballads

By: Anon

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Valentine & Sons:

Seller ID: 024648


The Rose Library. 10 illustrations. 192 pages. All edges red. A most attractive copy of this miniature book View more info

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Mary,Queen of Scots: A Poetry Anthology

By: Anon

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1981

Seller ID: 026176


Clean, bright copy in unclipped jacket. 80 pages including index. An illustrated anthology of poetry reflecting the conflicting images of Mary Queen of Scots. View more info

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Seaside and Sand

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Collins Clear Type Press:

Seller ID: 028522


8 pages booklet containing children's rhymes. Sewn paper wrappers. Undated but previous owner's details at top of first page dated December 1920. Illustrated in colour and b&w. View more info

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Poems of To-day Second Series

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1928

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 035035


Brown cloth with silver lettering and decoration. Square tight binding. Internally clean. Slight sunning to spine strip. 174 pages including index of first lines. View more info

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The Golden Treasury - Book Fourth

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Little Blue Book Company:

Seller ID: 040325


64 page booklet which includes some of the best lyrical poetry in the English language. A good clean copy. Previous owner's sticker inside front cover. No. 30 in the Little Blue Book Library series. View more info

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Collected Poems Series One for Infants

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1946

Seller ID: 045173


1940's book which provides a collection of rhymes, catches and poems that will be acceptable to very young children. Small amount of pencil annotation and some sunning to spine strip and covers. 59 pages including index of first lines. View more info

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Select Pieces of the Ancient Popular Poetry of Scotland No V Containing Roswall and Lillian; & Tays-Bank

By: Anon

Price: £17.50

Seller ID: 047190


Spine strip is missing and both front and rear cover have been attached with clear tape. Facsmile copies of the two poems originally published in 1663. A little foxing. Undated but publisher's errata note dated Edinburgh March 1822. Previous owner's name and notes on rear endpaper. View more info