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I Lost my Bike to a Tree.  Living with Peter and Dementia.
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I Lost my Bike to a Tree. Living with Peter and Dementia.

By Cressida Hammerton

Norwich, Norfolk: Pabulum , 2004. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8.5. Sophie Hammerton. A collection of writings and drawings with a theme of living with someone suffering from dementia. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$6.81

The Poetical Works of John Milton with Life.
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The Poetical Works of John Milton with Life.

By Milton, John

London: T Nelson & Sons Ltd, 1855. Leather Bound. Good/No Jacket (as published). 4" x 6.5. Milton's poetry + biography. Illustrations are tissue guarded. Red leather with tooled / gilt decorationa nd lettering, gilt edges to the pages. Externally they show some signs of handling particularly to the top third of the front hinge. But the bindings are sound and the pages clean apart from evidence of water damage to the page edges but this does not encroach on the text. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK. Please call or email with your questions.

$13.65

Poems of Rural Life in the Dorset Dialect.  Second Collection
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Poems of Rural Life in the Dorset Dialect. Second Collection

By William Barnes

London: John Russell Smith, 1863. 2nd Edition . Hardcover. Good. 4.5" x 7. A second edition copy of Barnes second collection of poetry in the Dorset dialect. Embossed brown cloth covered boards with gilt lettering. In clean and sound condition, although the front end paper has split on the hinge it is still quite firm. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$27.29

Poems of Rural Life in the Dorset Dialect.  Third Collection
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Poems of Rural Life in the Dorset Dialect. Third Collection

By William Barnes

London: John Russell Smith, 1863. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket (as published). 4.5" x 7. A first edition copy of Barnes third collection of poetry in the Dorset dialect. Embossed brown cloth covered boards with gilt lettering. There is a typographical error in that the half title page has the date 1863 and the tile page has the date 1862! In clean condition unfortunately the stitching of the binding has split between the half title page and the title page, it is all still one item but the title page and the text block and sound through to the back board and the pre-lims to the half title page are sound to the front board. Both boards and the spine strip are well attached All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$13.64

The Language of Love.  Book One
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The Language of Love. Book One

By Shula Bailey

1977. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). A selection of drawings and verse by Shula Bailey on a theme of love. In clean and sound condition. There is a gifting dedication inside the front cover signed by Shula Bailey. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$16.38

Helps to the Study of Leigh Hunt's Essays
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Helps to the Study of Leigh Hunt's Essays

By C D Punchard

London: Macmillan and Co, 1899. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 4.5" x 6.5. Study notes for the output of Leigh Hunt the essayist working in the first half of the 19th century. Internally clean and sound but shows signs of wear / handling externally. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$13.65

The Poetical Works of William Cowper Esq / Poems by William Cowper Esq of the Inner Temple.  With the Life of the Author.  Volume I
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper Esq / Poems by William Cowper Esq of the Inner Temple. With the Life of the Author. Volume I

By Rev T Greatheed

London: John Bumpus, 1821. Full-Leather. Good/No Jacket (as published). 4" x 6.5. Volume one only of Greatheed's work on Cowper. In an ornate red full-leather binding with gilt decoration and lettering and raised bands to the spine. Gilt page edges. Some spotting to the first few pages, but from the contents onwards it is clean. Sound binding. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$13.65

The Poetical Birthday Book
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The Poetical Birthday Book

By The Countess of Portsmouth (Ed)

London: Hatchards, 1881. Leather Bound. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 3.5" x 5. A classic format birthday book with spaces to add the birthday of your friends and family against each day of the year. There is a poem per day on the facing page. The layout is 3 days per double page spread. navy blue leather semi-hard cover binding with gilt lettering and what is possibly a hand painted floral decoration. Gilt page edges. There are 15 neat entries annotated within the book otherwise it is clean and sound. All in all a very pleasing and tactile book. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$24.58

Poets of the Nineteenth Century (The English Helicon)
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Poets of the Nineteenth Century (The English Helicon)

By T K Hervey (Ed)

London: A H Baily & Co. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8. A large collection of poetry from the 19th century. Illustrated with steel engravings. The book is not dated but is probably from around 1900. Red cloth covered boards with gilt decorating and lettering. Gilt edges pages. A pleasing and tactile volume. Clean, apart from a gifting dedication on the front free end paper, sound binding and some signs of handling externally. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$54.60

Times Three.  Selected Verse from Three Decades
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Times Three. Selected Verse from Three Decades

By Phyllis McGingley

New York: The Viking Press, 1962. Hardcover. Good/Good. 6" x 8.5. An anthology of poetry with foreword by W H Auden. A slightly worn copy with some discolouration to the wrapper through sunning, otherwise clean and sound. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$6.35

The Call of the Wild
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The Call of the Wild

By Jack London

London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1912. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 4.5" x 7. An illustrated version of London's classic tale. A clean and sound book, although there is a previous owners signature on the front free end paper and the front end paper is cracked on the hinge but still sound. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$13.58

Elysian Fields.  A Dialogue
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Elysian Fields. A Dialogue

By Salvador De Madariaga

London: George Allen and Unwin, 1937. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 4.5" x 7. Imaginary conversations between famous people on subjects in the news in the 1930s. A clean and sound book, although there are signs of handling externally. No dust wrapper. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$14.95

The Garden of the Prophet
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The Garden of the Prophet

By Kahlil Gibran

London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1954. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 5.5" X 8. Another work of prose by Kahlil Gibran (1883 - 1931) and illustrated by the author. A clean and sound book, although there is a previous owners signature on the front free end paper, the dust wrapper shows some wear / evidence of handling. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$6.81

Essex Ballads
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Essex Ballads

By Charles E Benham

Colchester: Benham & Co, 1960. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 6" x 9. Andrew Dodds. The lyrics of a number of ballads from the English county of Essex. A clean and sound copy of the 1960 edition in hardcover for private distribution, no jacket (did it ever have one). In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$3.41

Gathered In.  Poems from Thetford & District Writers' Circle Open Poetry Competition 1995
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Gathered In. Poems from Thetford & District Writers' Circle Open Poetry Competition 1995

By Various

Harleston, Norfolk: Page One Publishing, 1995. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 5.5" X 8. a collection of poems from the adult and junior sections of a poetry competition held in Thetford, Norfolk. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$6.83

The Road Goes Ever On.  A Song Cycle.  Music by Donald Swann.  Poems by J R R Tolkien
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The Road Goes Ever On. A Song Cycle. Music by Donald Swann. Poems by J R R Tolkien

By Donald Swann and J R R Tolkien

London: George Allen and Unwin, 1978. 2nd Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 9" x 11. A second edition copy of this classic piano music and words designed to be complement Tolkien's Lord of the Rings trilogy etc. In clean and sound condition, free from marks and inscriptions and with only minimal wear to the dust wrapper. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$25.87

Selected Poems Lyrical and Narrative
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Selected Poems Lyrical and Narrative

By W B Yeats

London : Macmillan and Co, 1929. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5" x 7.5. A lovely selection of poems by William Butler Yates published in this format for the first time in 1929 including some previously unpublished material. There is an illustration of Yeats from an engraving by Sargent on the title page. Blue cloth covered boards with embossed decoration to the front, gilt lettering to the spine and gilt top edges to the pages. In clean and sound condition apart from a rust mark from a paper clip to the top of the page between the front free end paper and the half title page. The erratum slip is present. Slight wear / bumping to the edges of the boards. Included with this copy is a hand-written letter on "The Nation" letterhead requesting a review of the book and signed by Frank Gallagher of Irish nationalism fame. Also a newspaper clipping of a review. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with any questions. Not available for economy shipping outside the UK.

$375.46

Colette.  A Passion for Life
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Colette. A Passion for Life

By Genevieve Dormann

London : Thames and Hudson, 1985. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 9.5" x 11.5. A comprehensive and well-illustrated biography of Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, (28 January 1873 - 3 August 1954) the French novelist, mime artist, actress and journalist, probably most famous for writing Gigi. The book is in clean and sound condition, albeit with a gifting dedications at the head of the front free end paper. The dust wrapper has some wear and tears to the edges, two of which are about one inch long (max.). A heavy book some destinations and shipping speeds may incur additional charges. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK. Please call or email with your questions.

$15.02

The Poets Day by Day - Longfellow Day by Day
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The Poets Day by Day - Longfellow Day by Day

By Anna H Smith (Ed)

London: Harrap. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket (as published). 4.5" x 6.5. Margaret Tarrant. anna Smith has selected a tract of poetry by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow for reading throughout the year. A slightly tired copy with wear and discolouration from age, the spine strip is starting to come away. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$13.64

Thousand Years of Irish Poetry.  The Living Tradition - from Pagan Times to the Voices of the twenty-first century
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Thousand Years of Irish Poetry. The Living Tradition - from Pagan Times to the Voices of the twenty-first century

By Andrew Pagett (Ed)

London: Caxton Editions, 2001. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 7.5" x 10. An anthology of a 100 years of Irish Poetry. In clean and sound condition, complete with ribbon bookmark. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK. Please call or email with your questions.

$7.51

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