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Flame Touches Flame

By: Cropper, Margaret

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, The Religious Book Club: 1950

Seller ID: 025862

Condition: Good


Good, clean copy in black boards - 225 pages. View more info

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Taken for Pearls (SIGNED COPY)

By: Curtis, Tony

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Seren Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 061306

ISBN: 185411087X

Condition: Very Good


A collection of new poems that relish love, language, life and lust. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, tight paperback which is SIGNED by the author to the title page with the inscription ''To Colin ?????? '98''. 72 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Girl's Own Poetry Book - The Young Reciter

By: Davenport, E. (editor)

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Griffith Farran Okeden & Welsh: 1905

Seller ID: 042356

Condition: Reading Copy


Well-read hardback with some tanning and thumbmarks to page edges. Sunday-School Prize Plate to ffep dated 1905. 544 pages including an index of first lines. View more info

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Poems And Ballads

By: Davidson, John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Unicorn Press: 1959

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 043255

Condition: Very Good +


Selected , with an introduction by R.D. Macloud. Clean, square copy in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear and sunning to spine - 226 pages. From the library of Lord Willis and with a gift inscription to the ffep ''To Ted Willis, For whom success has gone, not to his head, but to his heart. From Jean Rennie, in sincere gratitude - May 1971.'' One of 1500 copies printed. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The New Oxford Book of Christian Verse

By: Davie, Donald ( Chosen and Edited By )

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford University Press: 1981

Seller ID: 060128

Condition: Very Good


The editor chooses poems that will delight, and maybe delight, particularly in the case of the comparatively large number of Congregational hymns, for which he argues on poetical grounds, emphasizing the importance of 'the plain style' that many Christians poets of all ages have found appropriate. Previous owner's name to ffep else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear with small repair - 320 pages including an index of first lines & authors. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Animal Alphabet

By: Davies, Gill

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Newmarket, Suffolk, Brimax Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064906

ISBN: 1858541816

Condition: Very Good


Collection of animal poems which is full of life and fun. Clean, bright, large format hardback which appears unread though a bump to a corner, otherwise gift quality. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Collected Poems of W. H. Davies

By: Davies, W. H.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1946

Edition: Fourth Impression

Seller ID: 067045

Condition: Good


The edition which has an introduction by Osbert Sitwell. The author argues that no two readers will agree as to which are his best poems and which are his worst, so he has, in this one volume, published poems he would like to remember as well ones he would prefer to forget. Brief gift inscription to ffep - 399 pages including an index of first lines. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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John Milton's Paradise Lost

By: Davis, G. M. ( Arranged and Edited By )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, G. Bell & Sons: 1931

Edition: Sixth Impression

Seller ID: 066875

Condition: Good


The editor aims to give some idea of the book as a complete whole to young students who are reading the poem for the first time. Some very occasional annotation (in pencil) and odd spotting. Boards showing some shelfwear with sunning to cover/spine - 139 pages including notes and exercises. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Poems of C. Day Lewis

By: Day Lewis, C.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Jonanthan Cape: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 040060

ISBN: 0224012940

Condition: Very Good


A comprehensive assembly of poems representing every aspect of Day Lewis's work. Introduction by Ian Parsons which reflects the objective discrimination of a critic combined with the understanding of a friend. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 350 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Chatto Book Of Modern Poetry 1915-1955

By: Day Lewis, C; Lehmann, John (editors)

Price: £11.50

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040957

Condition: Very Good


Good, clean anthology covering a period of forty years which saw some remarkable developments in English poetry. Gift inscription to ffep in ink. Unclipped d/w shows slightest shelfwear & tear - 287 pages including an index of authors. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Collected Poems 1929 - 1936

By: Day-Lewis, C.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Hogarth Press: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040053

Condition: Good +


Good, clean copy in blue boards showing light wear and sunning to spine. 215 pages. Previous owner's name to ffep. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Love and Loss : Or Remembering By Night

By: de Bary, Anna

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Bowes & Bowes: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044045

Condition: Very Good


The author aims to show, through her own experience, that men and women have more to share than is commonly recognised, and that a steep by-way of love may be rewarding vistas which are not always revealed to those on the broad highway. Internally clean, bright copy with an alteration/ correction to one word of the poetry. Unclipped d/w shows light shelfwear - 53 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Restoration Carnival - Five Courtier Poets : Rochester, Dorset, Sedley, Etherage & Sheffield

By: de Sola Pinto, Vivian

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 059508

Condition: Very Good


Contains the best work of the gentlemen who were at the same time courtiers, wits, poets, playwrights and profligates. Clean, square hardback in a somewhat tatty d/w showing wear & tear and some losses (see photo) - 253 pages including bibliography plus an index of first lines. View more info

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John Skelton : A Selection from His Poems

By: de Sola Pinto, Vivian (editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039100

Condition: Good


With an introduction by the editor. Some browning to page margins and previous owner's name to ffep. Unclipped d/w shows wear & tear and minor loss - 127 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Goldsmith's Poems and Plays

By: Dobson, Austin (introduction)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1954

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 027029

Condition: Good


Number 415 in the Everyman's Library. Good, clean copy with some wear to covers and looseness to spine. 317 pages including appendix. View more info

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The Dawn in Britain

By: Doughty, Charles M.

Price: £227.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1943

Edition: First One Volume Edition

Seller ID: 027609

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth boards with gilt titles. 692 pages including index, glossary and editorial note. A very good, clean copy in unclipped jacket which has some minor edgewear including small tear to head of spine and which is now protected with archival jacket protector. This is the first one volume edition of The Dawn in Britain of which Five hundred and thirty five copies were printed - of this number five hundred only were for sale - this is copy no 115. Gift inscription on front endpaper and also brief pencil note about the author. Top edge grey. Bottom edge untrimmed. The most important of Doug... View more info

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Still Ducking : Bush Poems and Short Stories

By: Drake, Jack

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Stanthorpe, QLD, Australia, Jack Drake:

Seller ID: 065043

Condition: Good


With a foreword by Ray Essery and photographs by Sue Moore. Internally clean, bright, stapled booklet - 68 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Way of Poetry

By: Drinkwater, John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1930

Seller ID: 042489

Condition: Very Good


No date - circa 1930s. Number 328 in the Collins Pocket Classics Series. Clean, bright copy with some faint spotting to prelims and page edges Light shelfwear to d/w - 252 pp including indexes of authors and first lines. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Collected Poems of John Drinkwater Volume I 1908-1917 SIGNED COPY

By: Drinkwater, John

Price: £27.50

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1923

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 055851

Condition: Good


Signed on the front endpaper with the following rather nice inscription " B. Compton Carr his book to which I add my compliments - John Drinkwater Southport 13.2.31 - Create a world for every day And store a dream for every night. - p 80". Square tight hardback with faded spine. 234 pages. B/W frontis. Smells a little smoky but generally a good clean copy. View more info

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Byron : Selected Poetry

By: Duff, J. Wight

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Blackwood & Sons:

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 013192

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright copy - 388 pages. Introduction with notes. A comprehensive guide to the man and his poetry. Part of the Blackwoods' English Classics Series. Prompt dispatch. View more info