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Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers and Other Poems

By: Aytoun, W E

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Bliss Sands & Co: 1896

Seller ID: 11137

Condition: Very Good


245pp, red cloth covered boards. Hand cut foredge. Title page illustration. Gift inscription to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Poems on Flodden. Glencoe, Prince Charles Edward, Milton etc View more info

The Ingoldsby Legends or Mirth & Marvels

By: Barham, Richard Harris (Thomas Ingoldsby)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Dent: 1960

Seller ID: 10702

Condition: Very Good


First Everyman edition, edited and with an Introduction by D C Browning. 351pp, complete dustjacket is a little faded to the spine and a little rubbed to corners. A couple of very small, light spots of foxing to the foredge, otherwise internally very clean and tight. Comic and grisly poems, including The Jackdaw of Rheims and Misadventures at Margate. View more info

Tuesday Night Again A Collection of Poetry

By: Beacon, Geoffrey and Echo

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Yellow Tiger Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12011

ISBN: 0953638103

Condition: Very Good


63pp, softback covers. . Ex library - one neat stamp to title page, transparent issue pocket, otherwise very clean. View more info

Scanning the Forth Bridge

By: Bell, Robin

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Peterloo Poets: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14930

ISBN: 187147146X

Condition: Very Good


48pp, illustrated soft covers. Frontispiece portrait by Marin Sorescu. Small, removeable, sticker to spine, otherwise a very clean tight, copy. A collection of poems, some set in the author's native Perthshire. View more info

Western Star

By: Benet, Stephen Vincent

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Farrar & Rinehart: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4789

Condition: Fine


181pp, buff dustjacket, now a little rubbed to the ends of the spine. Hand cut foredge. Internally very clean. A narrative poem of the pioneers by the author of 'John Brown's Body', published after his death. View more info

Selected Poems

By: Benson, A C

Price: £12.00

Publisher: John Lane Bodley Head: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5270

Condition: Very Good


185pp, blue cloth covered boards, faded to spine. Hand cut foredge. Gift inscription on foredge, a couple of very light spots of foxing, otherwise internally clean. Printed at the Curwen Press. View more info

Nine French Poets 1820 - 1880 With An Introduction on the Structure of French Verse and Explanantory Notes

By: Berthon, H E

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Macmillan: 1961

Seller ID: 14841

Condition: Fair


298pp. Red cloth covered boards. English Introduction and Notes. Extensive pencil notes and some ink underlining - a good 'working copy' only. Lamartine, Vigny, Hugo, de Musset, Sainte-Beuve, Gautier, Baudelaire, de Lisle, Verlaine. View more info

A Ring of Bells

By: Betjeman, John

Price: £2.50

Publisher: John Murray: 1972

Seller ID: 13478

ISBN: 0719501016

Condition: Very Good


Betjeman's poems selected for children by Irene Slade. 129pp, illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. A clean, tight Near Fine copy without creases. View more info

Collected Poems

By: Betjeman, John and the Earl of Birkenhead

Price: £4.50

Publisher: John Murray: 1993

Seller ID: 13092

ISBN: 0719536324

Condition: Very Good


Enlarged edition compiled and with an Introduction by the Earl of Birkenhead. 351pp, softback covers. Previous owner's name and address to flyleaf, othewise internally clean and tight. View more info

William Blake Selected Poetry

By: Blake, William

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Penguin: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8954

ISBN: 0140585966

Condition: Fine


Edited by W H Stevenson.300pp. A very clean, tight copy. Part of the Penguin Poetry Library. View more info

John Keats

By: Blunden, Edmund

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co: 1954

Seller ID: 11452

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition, produced for the British Council and the National Book League. 40pp, softback covers. Portrait. Internally clean. A biography and appreciation of Keats' work, by a fellow poet. View more info

Album Deutscher Kunst Und Dichtung Mit Holzschnitten Nach Zeichnungen Der Kunstler

By: Bodenstedt, Friedrich (ed)

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Berlin, Grote'schen: 1877

Seller ID: 4171

Condition: Very Good


208pp, red cloth covered boards, with flower design in black and gold. All edges gilt. German text. Colour frontispiece and many attractive wood engravings, to accompany the poems. Slight wear to top and bottom edges of spine. Gift inscription on flyleaf and blind ownership stamp on half title, one engrtaving neatly coloured in, otherwise internally clean. View more info

James Hogg The Ettrick Shepherd Memorial Volume

By: Borland, R (ed)

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Selkirk, James Lewis: 1898

Seller ID: 2058

Condition: Very Good


Being the speeches delivered on the occasion of the Unveiling of the Memorial erected to commemorate the birthplace of James Hogg The Ettrick Shepherd at Ettrickhall on 28th June 1898. 81 pp, green cloth covered boards. B + w photographs of the event and portraits. An extra sepia photograph tipped in of St Mary's Loch from Tibbie Shiels boat pier. Pencil marginalia show that the book was originally owned by the brother in law of Mr R Richardson of Gattonside House and make occasional identifications. View more info

Poetical Works of Robert Bridges Excluding The Eight Dramas

By: Bridges, Robert

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7509

Condition: Very Good


472pp, red cloth covered boards with gilt title, slightly faded to spine. Frontispiece portrait. Previous owners' names on flyleaf, otherwise clean. Prometheus, Demeter, Eros, The Growth of Love, Shorter Poems, New Poems, Later Poems and Poems in Classical Prosody. View more info

Milton: Comus and Samson Agonistes

By: Broadbent, J B

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Edward Arnold: 1974

Seller ID: 7537

ISBN: 071315953X


64pp,illustrated paperback covers. Original owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise clean and tight. Part of the Studies in English Literature Series, for students. View more info

Rupert Brooke The Collected Poems

By: Brooke, Rupert and Marsh, Edward

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson: 1926

Seller ID: 13095

Condition: Very Good


Reprint of the 1st edition. 160pp, brown cloth covered boards with one light mark to front. Sepia portraits. Flyleaf removed, otherwise internally very clean. Includes the Memoir by Edward Marsh. View more info

Poems By Elizabeth Barrett Browning

By: Browning, Elizabeth Barrett and Meynell, Alice

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Gresham Publishing Company: 1111

Seller ID: 16783

Condition: Very Good


Probably early 1900s, with an Introduction by Alice Meynell. 278pp with hand cut page edges. Green cloth covered boards, with one light mark to the front and gilt ornament to the spine. Endpapers decorated with a design of brambles in green and purple. Frontispiece portrait. Internally clean. Includes Sonnets from the Portuguese etc. View more info

The Poems of Robert Browning 1842 - 1864 Dramatic Lyrics & Romances Men and Women and Dramatis Personae

By: Browning, Robert

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1928

Seller ID: 16723

Condition: Good


Pocket sized World's Classics Edition. 456pp, green cloth covered boards with gilt title to the spine. Ribbon bookmark. Previous owner's name to the inner board and a little ink underlining to a couple of poems, otherwise internally clean. The poems included in Dramatic Lyrics of 1842, Dramatic Romances 1845, Men and Women 1855 and Dramatis Personae 1864 plus extra poems. View more info

Robert Browning Selected Poetry

By: Browning, Robert and Ridenour, George M (ed)

Price: £2.25

Publisher: Signet New American LIbrary: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15543

Condition: Very Good


464pp, illustrated softback covers with a small scrape mark to the front and one crease to the back. Internally clean and tight. Introduction and Chronology and a selection concentrating on the longer poems, as well as the favourites. View more info

Silver Poets of the Sixteenth Century Wyatt, Surrey, Sidney, Ralegh, Davies

By: Bullett, Gerald (ed)

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Dent: 1984

Seller ID: 12843

ISBN: 0460119850

Condition: Good


Everyman Edition. 428pp, including Introduction and Index. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, a few pencil notes, otherwise clean and tight. View more info