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Legenda Monastica and Other Poems

By: N/A

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Oxford, Oxfordshire, A.R. Mowbray: 1872

Seller ID: 058199

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean hardback in maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering. All edges red. 172 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Folio Christmas Book - a Collection of Seasonal Stories & Poems

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2000

Seller ID: 057894

Condition: Very Good


A collection of Christmas stories including A Child's Christmas in Wales - Dylan Thomas; The Christmas Tree and the Wedding - Dostoyevsky; Christmas Eve at Bracebridge Hall - Washington Irving; Christmas at Cold Comfort Farm - Stella Gibbons etc. Clean, crisp hardback which has one tiny blemish to rear cover. No slipcase 348 pages. 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

Condition: Good


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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Funland, and Other Poems

By: Abse, Dannie

Price: £6.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hutchinson: 1973

Seller ID: 025395

ISBN: 0091147514

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0091012015

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good +


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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0091735254

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Good +


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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The Casquet of Gems : Choice Selections from the Poets

By: Anon

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Thomas Yardley:

Seller ID: 021462

Condition: Reading Copy


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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Recitations and Dialogues for Children 1st Series

By: Anon

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, W. Nicholson & Sons:

Seller ID: 021953

Condition: Good


Containing 26 choice and original items for anniversaries, concerts and all social occasions. 32 pages. A good copy which has a small stain to front cover and a number of pages folded over at top corner. Text block clean. Undated. 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

Condition: Good


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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Collected Poems Series One for Infants

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1946

Seller ID: 045173

Condition: Reading Copy


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

Condition: Poor


Facsimile copies of the two poems originally published in 1663. Spine strip is missing and both front and rear cover have been attached with clear tape.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

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Poems of Matthew Arnold

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Nimmo Hay & Mitchell:

Seller ID: 043462

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Miniature Series. Bound in soft green suede over card. Undated. 116 pages. All edges gilt. A very good clean copy. View more info

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The Poetical Works of Matthew Arnold

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: £37.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1913

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 046630

Condition: Very Good


Navy leather with gilt titles and gilt crest to front board. Five raised bands to spine. Gilt dentelles. All edges gilt. Latin school prize plate on front endpaper dated 1917. Contents include Early Poems, Narrative Poems, Sonnets, Lyric Poems, Elegiac Poems, Dramatic Poems, Later Poems. xii + 510 pages + publishers adverts. A most attractive copy. View more info

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Selected Poems of Matthew Arnold Volume I

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Williams Heinemann: 1905

Seller ID: 052197

Condition: Good


Soft red leather covers with gilt emblem of a tree to front cover and gilt lettering to spine strip which has faded slightly with ink stain (see photo) Light wear to leather along spine strip and at spine ends and along top edge of front cover. . Endpapers and edges foxed text block is clean. Top edge gilt. Tissue-protected frontis and a portrait of Arnold from a photograph. 88 pages. Introduction by Arthur Waugh. In two volumes: Volume I. View more info

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Selected Poems of Matthew Arnold Volume II

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1905

Seller ID: 052198

Condition: Good


Soft red leather covers with gilt emblem of a tree to front cover and gilt lettering to spine strip which has faded slightly. Light wear to leather along spine strip and at spine ends Top edge gilt. Endpapers and edges foxed text block is clean. Tissue-protected frontis and a picture of Arnold's house at Cobham. 88 pages. Introduction by Arthur Waugh. In two volumes: Volume II View more info