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Poems of To-Day, Second Series

By: N/A

Price: £8.10

Publisher: Published for the English Association by Sidgwick and Jackson: 1922

Seller ID: 11694

Condition: Very Good


12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall, Brown cloth with white lettering to front & spine. Book Condition: Very Good.Spine slightly faded, top & bottom slighyly rubbed, end papers & paste down are very age toned, with a few spots spots of foxing in list of authors. Pages slightly toned, 174pages View more info

The Dunbar Anthology. 1401 - 1508 A.D.

By: Arber, Edward F.S.A. Edited

Price: £9.72

Publisher: London, Henry Frowde: 1901

Seller ID: 10252

Condition: Very Good


Green ornately tooled boards, top edge gilt, gilt titles to spine, green marbled endpapers. Size 12mo 7½" x 5¼" 312 pages plus 8 pages of publishers advertisements. Condition very good, slight nick in cloth at bottom of spine, else fine. View more info

The Faber Book of Twentieth Century Verse, An Anthology of Verse in Britain 1900-1950

By: Edited by John Heath-Stubbs & David Wright

Price: £6.48

Publisher: London, Publisher: Readers Union, Faber & Faber: 1955

Seller ID: 10122

Condition: Fine


A Reader's Union Additional. Dustjacket has a blue and white abstract tree pattern, not price clipped, price 6/6. Blue cloth bound boards Size 7 1/2" x 5 1/4", 390 pages. Condition inside Fine, cover Fine, dustjacket, very good - not clipped, minor fraying to very top edge only. A very clean copy. View more info

Ancient Poems Ballads and Songs of the Peasantry of England. Taken Down from Oral Recitation and Transcribed from Private Manuscripts Rare Broadsides and Scarce Publications

By: Edited by Robert Bell

Price: £68.17

Publisher: London, John W. Parker and Son: 1857

Seller ID: 13429

Condition: Very Good


Size 16mo, 6.5" x 4", 252 pages. Bound in red half morocco over marbled boards, five raised bands to the spine with gilt borders and gilt titles in the second and third compartments, marbled page edges, pastedowns and endpapers. Condition very good, corners hinges and spine edges rubbed, spotting to first and last 3-4 pages, else contents clean. A rare collection of English Peasant Poems Songs and Lyrics View more info

The New Oxford Book of English Verse

By: Helen Gardner

Price: £8.10

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1975

Seller ID: 00300

Condition: Very Good


Size 5.2" x 8.7" tall,bright green dustjacket with very sligh tear to bottom of spine,blue hardcover with gold title to spine very good condition,974 pages all clean with no marks,not price clipped. View more info

Morning Star: A Quarto of Poetry IV

By: Henry Birnbaum, William Newberry, John R. Reed, Olga Cabral, Jerry M. Wheeler, Jack Anderson, Mo Tien Teng, Charles Shaw, John Beecher and Peter Jones

Price: £12.36

Publisher: Scottsdale, Arizona, John and Barbara Beecher: 1959

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 11227

Condition: Near Fine


Size 10¼" x 7", "Five Hundred copies hand-set & printed by John and Barbara Beecher" Brown paper with blue titles on front cover over cream cloth. Condition near fine, corners slightly rubbed, else fine. Collected poems by Henry Birnbaum, William Newberry, John R. Reed, Olga Cabral, Jerry M. Wheeler, Jack Anderson, Mo Tien Teng, Charles Shaw, John Beecher and Peter Jones. With woodcut by Barbara Beecher. View more info

Siren Song

By: Herbert, A. P.

Price: £8.10

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11031

Condition: Good


Size 7½" x 5", 74 pages. Beige cloth covered boards with red titles to the spine. Condition good, corners edges and spine edges rubbed, spine and cover edges grubby, couple of spots on prelims and ends, pencil note on title page, else contents clean. A collection of war time poetry. A previous owner has written an interesting note in pencil on the title page. Next to Herbert's name he has written "One-time M.P.!" and then goes on "In the 1930s, as a member of the Skittle (cheese, not ball) Team at The Haven pub, Ealing Broadway, we played matches against A.P.H.'s pub team ... View more info

Georgian Poetry 1911-1912

By: Marsh, Edward. Editor

Price: £86.06

Publisher: 35 Devonshire St. Theobalds Rd, The Poetry Bookshop: 1923

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 11880

Condition: Near Fine


1923 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Brown Buckram with gold lettering to cover & spine. Top edge gilt 2 other edges rough cut. Book Condition, the very slightest of rubbing on spine ends, else fine, all pages & Buckram cover in fine condition. Dust Jacket Condition, spine darkened, spine ends chipped with slight loss, [ about 1mm ]. top edge small crease. Edited by Marsh, Edward. [ E. M ] contains poems by Lascelles Abercrombie, Gordon Bottomley, Rupert Brooke, Gilbert K. Chesterton, William H. Davies, Walter De La Mare, John Drinkwater, D. H. Lawrence, James Stephens, many more. 199 p... View more info

A Book of Light Verse

By: R m Leonard

Price: £8.10

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00071

Condition: Very Good


first edition,447 pages inc index,blue leather bound boards,in absolutely perfect condition apart from an address sticker on the pastedown and slight sun fading to the spine. View more info

The Oxford Book of French Verse : 13th Century - 20th Century

By: St John Lucas

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1942

Seller ID: 00317

Condition: Very Good


Size 4.5" x 6.7" tall,brown dustjacket with blue border and title and author to middle,small tears to spine,spine ends chipped with slight loss. Spine ends lightly rubbed ,pastedowns have small address sticker to top corner and signature of previous owner,516 pages all clean and clear with French text & English thoughout,not price clipped. View more info

Poems of To-day Second Series

By: Various

Price: £12.15

Publisher: London, Sidgewick & Jackson: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00346

Condition: Good


First edition,size 4.8" x 7.2" tall,brown hardcover with title to front,no author credited.A few black marks to cover. Spine ends rubbed, previous owners name on endpaper View more info

The Poetical Works of Henry Kirke White. The Aldine Edition of the British Poets.

By: White, Henry Kirke

Price: £13.12

Publisher: London, London William Pickering: 1840

Seller ID: 10521

Condition: Very Good


Size 6½" x 4", 252 pages. Condition very good, corners a little rubbed, spine faded and edges rubbed, small owner's label on front pastedown, contents complete, intact and clean. Light brown calf with double ruled gilt border on the front and back covers and tiny gilt dentelles on the cover edges and inner turn-ins. Five raised bands to the spine, each with a ruled gilt line. Tooled title in the second compartment and tooled floral motifs in the other compartments. Marbled page edges, pastedowns and endpapers. Frontispiece portrait of Henry Kirke White with a reproduction of his signa... View more info