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Ararat

By: Thomas, D M

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2890

ISBN: 0575032472

Condition: Very Good


191pp, brown boards. Gutters professionally strengthened, like a library edition. Complete dustjacket in removeable protective plastic cover. A very clean copy. A poetic journey. View more info

Portrait Of The Artist As A Young Dog

By: Thomas, Dylan

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Dent: 1966

Seller ID: 10039

Condition: Very Good


Aldine Paperback edition. 128 pp. Softback covers with photograph of the author, a couple of light creases. Internally clean and tight - the poet's autobiography View more info

The Works Of Francis Thompson Poems Volume II

By: Thompson, Francis

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Burns & Oates: 1111

Seller ID: 3867

Condition: Very Good


Volume II only. 7th thousand. Probably circa 1910 - 20. 228pp, hand made paper. Buff cloth covered boards, slightly faded to edges, with gilt decoration. Internally clean. An attractive volume. View more info

Inscriptions

By: Thwaite, Anthony

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1973

Seller ID: 15938

ISBN: 0192118250

Condition: Very Good


55pp. Illustrated softback covers, a very little rubbed to the edges. A clean, tight copy. Many of the poems have as their origin the records of the past. View more info

Impressions of English Literature

By: Turner, W J (ed) and O'Brien, Kate and Cecil, David and Greene, Graham and Bowen, Elizabeth and Woodward, E L

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Collins: 1944

Seller ID: 6536

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Britain in Pictures series. 2nd impression. A large book of 324pp, with orange cloth covered boards, a little sun faded to spine, no dustjacket. Many attractive full-page colour illustrations, as well as b + w illustrtaions. Original owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Essays include Lord David Cecil on The English Poets, Graham Greene on British Dramatists and Elizabeth Bowen on The English Novelists. View more info

A Persian Sufi Poem Vocabulary and Terminology Concordance, Frequency Word List, Statistical Survey Arabic Loan Words and Sufi Religious Terminology in Tariq Ut Tahqiq (AH 744)

By: Utas, Bo

Price: £38.50

Publisher: Curzon Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16637

ISBN: 0700700168

Condition: Very Good


214pp plus the Appendix with the critical text of Tariq ut-tahqiq in Persian. Softback covers with a very little wear to the top of the spine and corners. Internally clean and tight. A contribution to New Persian lexicology - it treats methods of describing the total and special vocabularies of a given text and demonstrates a procedure of description of the vocabulary of the Sufi Mathnavi poem Tariq ut-tahqiq. No 36 in the Scandinavian Institute of Asian Studies Monograph series. View more info

Sagesse Liturgies Intimes

By: Verlaine, Paul

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Editions De Cluny: 1939

Seller ID: 14492

Condition: Very Good


Text in French, edited and with Notes by Yves-Gerard Le Dantec. 219pp. softback covers and complete dustjacket with illustration. Internally clean. No.31 of the Bibliotheque Classique de Cluny series. View more info

Lays of Ebor and Other Poems

By: Wardell, James

Price: £32.50

Publisher: Simkin Marshall and Co Baines & Newsome: 1836

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15800

Condition: Good


Dark green paper covered boards, cracked to the spine, with leather label. List of subscribers. Ownership names of the Waddington family of Bradford to flyleaf and inner board, child paw marks to the edges, otherwise an acceptable copy of a very rare book. History poems on Yorkshire themes such as the battle of Stamford Bridge, Kirkstall Abbey, Pontefract, Knaresborough and Scarborough Castles, the funeral of Emperor Severus in York etc and a section of religious poems. James Wardell 1813 -73 was a Leeds historian and Antiquary. View more info

A Choice of Whitman's Verse

By: Whitman, Walt

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Faber: 1974

Seller ID: 15942

ISBN: 0571086136

Condition: Very Good


Selected and with an Introduction by Donald Hall. 176pp, softback covers, a little rubbed to the corners. Internally clean and tight. A selection containing all the essential poems View more info

The Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 284

Condition: Very Good


1st complete British edition. With notes, and chronological list, edited by W Garrett Horder. 598 pp, green cloth boards, frontispiece portrait. Small but clear print. Near Fine. View more info

The Poetical Works Of John Greenleaf Whittier

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Ward, Lock, Bowden & Co: 1111

Seller ID: 2445

Condition: Very Good


Mid - Late 19th century. 452pp. Red cloth covered boards, with decoration, wear to top of spine. Engravied ornaments to sections. Previous owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. View more info

Poems By John Greenleaf Whittier

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Gresham Publishing Company: 1111

Seller ID: 16781

Condition: Very Good


Probably early 1900s, with an Introduction by W Boyd Carpenter, Bishop of Ripon. 251pp, including Notes, hand cut page edges. Green cloth covered boards, faded to the front edge, and spine, which has gilt ornament. Endpapers decorated with a design of brambles in green and purple. Frontispiece portrait. Internally clean. Includes Barbara Freitchie etc. View more info

Poems of Ella Wheeler Wilcox

By: Wilcox, Ella Wheeler

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W P Nimmo Hay & Mitchell:

Seller ID: 9666

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1900. 243pp with hand cut foredge, top edge gilt. Dark marroon cloth covered boards, faded to spine. B + w drawings. Internally clean - an attractive edition View more info

The Ballad of Reading Gaol and Other Poems

By: Wilde, Oscar

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Heron Books:

Seller ID: 12550

Condition: Fine


Probably c.1970s. Pocket sized book of 111pp, scarlet red cloth covered boards with bright gilt ornament. Frontispiece portrait. A clean copy. Includes poems in prose and poetry. View more info

The Baths of Aphrodite

By: Willetts, R F

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Celtion: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6935

ISBN: 0860530302

Condition: Very Good


45pp, dustjacket designed by Mikeith, a little rubbed to the edges. Gift inscription to Lod and Lady Hunter SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. Poetry with a classical theme - the author was Professor of Greek in the University of Birmingham. View more info

Betjeman

By: Wilson, A N

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Arrow: 2007

Seller ID: 14060

ISBN: 0099498375

Condition: Very Good


375pp, softback covers, with light creases to spine. B + w illustrations. Internally clean and tight. Best- selling biography of the much loved poet and campaigner. View more info

Sea Longing

By: Winder, Simon (ed)

Price: £2.25

Publisher: Penguin: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11784

ISBN: 0140436987

Condition: Very Good


Penguin Classics edition. 223pp, illustrated softback covers. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise a clean, tight copy. An anthology of sea poems and prose extracts by famous writers. View more info

Home at Grasmere Extracts from the Journal of Dorothy Wordsworth and from the Poems of William Wordsworth

By: Wordsworth, Dorothy and William

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Penguin: 1986

Seller ID: 11460

ISBN: 0140431365

Condition: Very Good


302pp, the edges browning a little with age, illustrated soft covers. A clean, tight copy. The extracts from the Journal and the poems form a continuous text. View more info

The Poetical Works Of William Wordsworth

By: Wordsworth, William

Price: £36.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, W P Nimmo, Hay & Mitchell: 1111

Seller ID: 13629

Condition: Fine


Probably late 19th century. 552pp, including notes, bevelled edges. Full red leather binding, with author name and decoration to edges in gilt. All edges gilt. Engraved illustrations. A very clean, attractive copy View more info

Mehr Als Drei Wunsche

By: Zink, Jorg

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Kreuz Verlag: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8282

ISBN: 3783106710

Condition: Very Good


45pp, laminated illustrated boards. Colour nature photographs and poems in German. Gift inscription on flyleaf, otherwise very clean. View more info