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A critical history of English poetry

By: Grierson, Herbert J.C. & Smith, J.C.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, 1947

Edition: 2nd edition; first published in 1944


Owner's signature on ffep. viii, 539 pp. View more info

Lays and leaves of the forest: a collection of poems, and historical, genealogical, and biographical essays and sketches

By: Parkinson, Thomas

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London : Kent & Co., 1882

Edition: 1st edition


Author's inscription dated 1893. Chiefly concerned with the Forest of Knaresborough, Yorkshire. ix, 298 pp. View more info

Miscellaneous poems

By: Marvell, Andrew

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, 1937

Edition: 1st edition


Jacket torn, chipped at edges in transparent polyester cover. 47 pp. View more info

New & selected poems

By: Day, Sarah

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Arc Publications, Todmorden, 2002

Edition: 1st edition


Almost unused. 77, (2) pp. View more info

Poems

By: MacLeish, Archibald

Price: £10.00

Publisher: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1943

Edition: Reprint of 1935 edition


Little used; jacket chiipped at extremities of spine. (6), 194 pp. View more info

Poems (The farmer's Boy, Good Tidings, Rural Tales and Wild Flowers)

By: Bloomfield, Robert

Price: £90.00

Publisher: London: W. Wilton, 1827

Edition: 1st edition


Bound in half leather, marbled boards, presentation inscription on front pastedown, some corner wear but generally a tidy copy. xxii, (23)-198 pp. View more info

Rub‡iy‡t of Omar Khayyam, the astronomer-poet of Persia rendered into English verse

By: Khayyam, O.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1902

Edition: Golden Treasury edition


11, (4) pp. Includes concordance of the various editions View more info

Songs by the wayside

By: Barton, Saxton

Price: £44.00

Publisher: British Authors' Press, London, 1944

Edition: 1st edition


A collection of poems grouped into three themes: songs by the wayside; Lancashire songs; and songs for a lover. (3), 80 pp, inscribed by the author on front pastedown. Spine's internal hinges starting, cover sl. sunned. View more info

Sonnets from the Portuguese

By: Browning, E.B.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Robt. Rivire & Sons, London, 1936


Leather of binding discoloured, tips of spine frayed; internally fine with initials and title printed in turquoise ink. 95 pp. View more info

The complete poems of Emily Jane Bront‘

By: Hatfield, C.W.

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Columbia University Press, 1967

Edition: 6th printing


Sl. edge wear to jacket. xxi, 262 pp. View more info

The complete poetical works of Matthew Arnold

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1945

Edition: Reprint of 1909 edition


Spine of jacket tanned, otherwise scarcely used with no inscriptions. xxii, 494 pp. View more info

The Force and other poems

By: Redgrove, Peter

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1966

Edition: 1st edition


Little used. 90 pp. View more info

The love poems of John Donne

By: Donne, J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, 1937

Edition: 1st edition thus


Spine sl. sunned; owner's inscription. 61 pp. View more info

The Malaysian species of the genus Ixora (Rubiaceae)

By: Bremekamp, C.E.B.

Price: £42.00

Publisher: Archipel Drukkerij Buitenzorg, 1937


Front wrapper detached, with numerous tears and abrasions, contents tight if sl. dusted. Extracted from the Bulletin du Jardin Botanique de Buitenzorg, ser. 3, vol. 14 (3-4), Dec. 1937. Printed on quality paper, except for the cover which is highly acidic and hence has suffered from the effects of high humidity. An excellent regional monograph treating 165 species of Ixora, with keys, synonymy, Latin descriptions, and specimen citations. The species index is followed by ... View more info