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THE POEMS OF WILLIAM WORDSWORTH

by WORDSWORTH, William

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Charles Agvent
Published
1973
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Spine evenly sunned. Near Fine in a Fine slipcase
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Cambridge: Limited Editions Club, 1973. Hardcover. Spine evenly sunned. Near Fine in a Fine slipcase. John O'Connor. Quarto (6-1/2" x 10-3/4") bound in quarter tan morocco leather and ochre-dyed linen boards with the front board embossed with a portrait medallion of Wordsworth; 300 pages. Selected and introduced by Jonathan Wordsworth; designed by John Dreyfus. Illustrated with 10 full-page… Read more
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THE POEMS OF WILLIAM BLAKE

by BLAKE, William

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Charles Agvent
Published
1973
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Fine in a Fine slipcase
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$143.80

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Cambridge: Limited Editions Club, 1973. Hardcover. Fine in a Fine slipcase. William Blake. Quarto (6-1/2" x 10-5/8") bound in quarter black morocco leather and mulberry-color linen boards with the front board embossed with a portrait of Blake, 340 pages. Selected, edited, and introduced by Aileen Ward; designed by John Dreyfus. Illustrated with twelve designs engraved and colored by… Read more
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THE POEMS OF WILLIAM WORDSWORTH

by WORDSWORTH, William

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Charles Agvent
Published
1973
Condition
Near Fine in a rubbed, intact, Very Good slipcase
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$75.00

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Cambridge: Limited Editions Club, 1973. Hardcover. Near Fine in a rubbed, intact, Very Good slipcase. John O'Connor. Quarto (6-1/2" x 10-3/4") bound in quarter tan morocco leather and ochre-dyed linen boards with the front board embossed with a portrait medallion of Wordsworth; 300 pages. Selected and introduced by Jonathan Wordsworth; designed by John Dreyfus. Illustrated with 10 full-page… Read more
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THE POEMS OF JOHN DONNE

by DONNE, John

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Charles Agvent
Published
1968
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Sunning to the spine. Near Fine in an intact but rubbed Very Good slipcase
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$62.50

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Cambridge: Limited Editions Club, 1968. Hardcover. Sunning to the spine. Near Fine in an intact but rubbed Very Good slipcase. Imre Reiner. Quarto (6-1/2" x 10-3/4") bound in quarter burgundy morocco leather and ochre linen boards with the front board embossed with an oval portrait of Donne; 224 pages. Selected, annotated, and introduced by Frank Kermode; designed by… Read more
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THE POEMS OF JOHN DONNE

by DONNE, John

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Charles Agvent
Published
1968
Condition
Fine in glassine and a Fine slipcase
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Cambridge: Limited Editions Club, 1968. Hardcover. Fine in glassine and a Fine slipcase. Imre Reiner. Quarto (6-1/2" x 10-3/4") bound in quarter burgundy morocco leather and ochre linen boards with the front board embossed with an oval portrait of Donne; 224 pages. Selected, annotated, and introduced by Frank Kermode; designed by John Dreyfus. Illustrated with 33 wood engravings… Read more
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THE POEMS OF WILLIAM BLAKE

by BLAKE, William

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Charles Agvent
Published
1973
Condition
Fine in a close to Fine slipcase
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$187.50

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Cambridge: Limited Editions Club, 1973. Hardcover. Fine in a close to Fine slipcase. William Blake. Quarto (6-1/2" x 10-5/8") bound in quarter black morocco leather and mulberry-color linen boards with the front board embossed with a portrait of Blake, 340 pages. Selected, edited, and introduced by Aileen Ward; designed by John Dreyfus. Illustrated with twelve designs engraved and… Read more
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THE POEMS OF WILLIAM BLAKE, Publisher's Copy

by BLAKE, William

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Charles Agvent
Published
1973
Condition
Fine in a Fine slipcase
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$250.00

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Cambridge: Limited Editions Club, 1973. Hardcover. Fine in a Fine slipcase. William Blake. Quarto (6-1/2" x 10-5/8") bound in quarter black morocco leather and mulberry-color linen boards with the front board embossed with a portrait of Blake, 340 pages. Selected, edited, and introduced by Aileen Ward; designed by John Dreyfus. Illustrated with twelve designs engraved and colored by… Read more
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THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY

by SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe

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Charles Agvent
Published
(1940)
Condition
Tasteful bookplate from the 1940s on the front free endpaper. Spine pleasantly sunned. Near Fine in a decorated floral paper sli
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Reprint
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$187.50

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London: Humphrey Milford/Oxford University Press, (1940). Reprint. Hardcover. Tasteful bookplate from the 1940s on the front free endpaper. Spine pleasantly sunned. Near Fine in a decorated floral paper slipcase. Octavo (4-3/4" x 7") bound in 3/4 green morocco and decorated boards, a gilt-decorated and lettered spine with three raised bands, top edge gilt; xxiv, 912 pages. Edited with… Read more
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THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY

by SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe

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Charles Agvent
Published
1923
Condition
Close to Fine and beautifully bound
Edition
Reprint
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$312.50

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London: Humphrey Milford/Oxford University Press, 1923. Reprint. Hardcover. Close to Fine and beautifully bound. Octavo (4-5/8" x 7") bound by Donnelly in full bright brown morocco with gilt-ruled borders, a gilt-decorated and lettered spine with five raised bands, gilt dentelles, all edges gilt; xxiv, 912 pages. Edited with a preface by Thomas Hutchinson and including two prefaces by… Read more
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THE POEMS OF WILLIAM BLAKE

by BLAKE, William

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Charles Agvent
Published
1973
Condition
Very slight foxing to bulked text edges. About Fine in worn glassine and a Fine slipcase
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$156.30

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Cambridge: Limited Editions Club, 1973. Hardcover. Very slight foxing to bulked text edges. About Fine in worn glassine and a Fine slipcase. William Blake. Quarto (6-1/2" x 10-5/8") bound in quarter black morocco leather and mulberry-color linen boards with the front board embossed with a portrait of Blake, 340 pages. Selected, edited, and introduced by Aileen Ward; designed… Read more
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POETICAL WORKS

by SHELLEY, Percy (HUTCHINSON, Thomas: editor)

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Charles Agvent
Published
(1952)
Condition
Fine in a lovely binding. Would make a wonderful gift
Edition
Reprint
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$312.50

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London: Oxford University Press, (1952). Reprint. Hardcover. Fine in a lovely binding. Would make a wonderful gift. Octavo (5-1/2" x 8-1/2") beautifully bound by Maurin in 3/4 blue morocco leather and blue cloth with a gilt-decorated and lettered spine, three raised bands, top edge gilt; xxiii, 918 pages.
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LYRICAL BALLADS, WITH OTHER POEMS: IN TWO VOLUMES

by WORDSWORTH, William (COLERIDGE, Samuel T.)

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Charles Agvent
Published
1802
Condition
Wharton's name neatly excised on the blank margins of two text pages. Some staining on a few pages at the rear. Very Good or
Edition
First American Edition
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$9,375.00

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Philadelphia: James Humphreys, 1802. First American Edition. Hardcover. Wharton's name neatly excised on the blank margins of two text pages. Some staining on a few pages at the rear. Very Good or better and quite scarce. Two volumes bound in one in contemporary calf recently rebacked. The First American Edition printed from the Second London Edition and including… Read more
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ENGLAND: A HISTORICAL POEM. Volume I

by [WORDSWORTH, William] ORD, John Walker

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Charles Agvent
Published
1834
Condition
Near Fine in a Fine slipcase
Edition
First Edition
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$6,250.00

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London: Simpkin and Marshal et al., 1834. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Fine slipcase. Original brown cloth, recently rebacked retaining nearly all of the original spine; spine label mostly lacking. A Presentation copy INSCRIBED by the author on the front blank: "To/William Wordsworth Esq./with the author's/compliments." In addition this copy is SIGNED by the recipient on… Read more
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POETICAL WORKS

by SHELLEY, Percy (HUTCHINSON, Thomas: editor)

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Charles Agvent
Published
(1967)
Condition
Neat owner inscription on the front endpaper. Fine in a lovely binding
Edition
Reprint
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$312.50

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London: Oxford University Press, (1967). Reprint. Hardcover. Neat owner inscription on the front endpaper. Fine in a lovely binding. Beautifully bound by Lauriat of Boston in 3/4 navy blue morocco leather and blue cloth with a gilt-decorated and lettered spine, top edge gilt. xxiii, 918 pages.
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THE POETICAL WORKS

by WORDSWORTH, William

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Charles Agvent
Published
1849
Condition
Very minor rubbing to spine tips and one volume with a few tiny nicks in the raised bands. A close to Fine, pretty little set
Edition
New and Revised Edition
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$812.50

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London: Edward Moxon, 1849. New and Revised Edition. Hardcover. Very minor rubbing to spine tips and one volume with a few tiny nicks in the raised bands. A close to Fine, pretty little set. Seven small octavo (4" x 6-1/2") volumes bound in 3/4 black morocco leather by Worsfold and marbled boards with gilt rules and all edges… Read more
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