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cover of Suleyman the Magnificent Poet

Suleyman the Magnificent Poet

by Suleyman, & Talat S. Halman (trans.)

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Published
1987
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Dost Yayinlari, Istanbul, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 88 pp. Binding firm, spine cocked. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Covers slightly marked. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Poetry; Ottoman; Renaissance 16thc to 17thc; History. Pictures of this… Read more
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cover of The Poetical Works of William Cowper (3 Volumes Complete)

The Poetical Works of William Cowper (3 Volumes Complete)

by William Cowper

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Published
1831
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
Aldine Edition
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$43.58

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William Pickering, London, 1831. Aldine Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition. Size: 18mo <6 1/2". xcvi + 264 / viii + 307 / xii + 386pp. 3-volume set (complete). Vol 1, hinges cracked. Vol 2, front board detached. Vol 3, front hinge cracked with front board coming away from binding. Spines slightly worn and faded. Foxing front/rear… Read more
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cover of Patterns of Action in the Aeneid: An Interpretation of Vergil&#39;s Epic Similes

Patterns of Action in the Aeneid: An Interpretation of Vergil's Epic Similes

by Roger A. Hornsby

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Published
1970
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780877450016
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$12.45

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University of Iowa Press, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". x + 156pp. Binding firm. Edges browned slightly. Ex-library, with usual stamps and markings. Laminated covers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature & Literary; Rome; Ancient (BC); Poetry. ISBN: 0877450013. ISBN/EAN: 9780877450016. Pictures… Read more
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cover of Virgil&#39;s Epic Technique

Virgil's Epic Technique

by Richard Heinze

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First English Language Edition
ISBN
9781853992810
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Bristol Classical Press, 1993. First English Language Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xiv + 396pp. Binding firm. Laminated dust jacket affixed to pastedowns with tape. Jacket slightly creased. Edges slightly marked. Ex-library, with usual stamps and markings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature & Literary; Rome; Ancient… Read more
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cover of Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, the Astronomer-Poet of Persia

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, the Astronomer-Poet of Persia

by Omar Khayyam

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Published
1891
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
Later Edition reprint
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$18.68

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MacMillan, London, 1891. Later Edition reprint. Hardcover (Vellum). Good Condition (ex-library)/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 112 pp. Binding firm, spine worn. Endpapers browned slightly, text block clean. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges browned. Ex-library, with usual stamps and markings. Covers marked. Boards slightly bowed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams.… Read more
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cover of The Latin Love Elegy

The Latin Love Elegy

by Georg Luck

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Published
1959
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
First Edition
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$8.72

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Methuen, London, 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 182 pp. Text is in English / Latin. Text contains occasional pencil markings. Binding firm, spine cocked and faded. Edges browned. Ex-library, with minimal stamps and markings. Covers partially faded and slightly marked. Corners slightly bumped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped… Read more
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cover of The Faber Book of Modern American Verse

The Faber Book of Modern American Verse

by W. H. Auden (ed.)

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Published
1956
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Faber, London, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 336 pp. Front hinge cracked. Spine slightly faded. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket marked and chipped, with faded spine, a couple of more substantial tears and slight loss. Edges foxed and browned. Ex-library, with usual… Read more
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cover of The Song Celestial, or Bhagavad-Gita (from the Mahabharata)

The Song Celestial, or Bhagavad-Gita (from the Mahabharata)

by Edwin Arnold

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition reprint
ISBN
9780710010261
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$12.45

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Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1972. Later Edition reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 16mo. xii + 111pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine slightly faded. Edges browned slightly. Covers slightly marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Religion & Theology; India; Ancient (BC); Poetry. ISBN: 0710010265. ISBN/EAN: 9780710010261. Pictures… Read more
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cover of Les Fleurs du Mal

Les Fleurs du Mal

by Charles Baudelaire

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Published
1878
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
Sxith Edition
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$118.29

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Calmann Levy, Paris, 1878. Sxith Edition. Hardcover (Half Leather). Fair Condition. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 409 pp. Text is in French. Front hinge cracked. Edges browned. Top edge gilt, faded. P. 405/6 loose but present. A couple of other pages loosening. Ex-library, with usual stamps and markings. Partially laminated covers. Corners bumped. Contains frontispiece. Quantity… Read more
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cover of Poems on Several Occasions

Poems on Several Occasions

by Matthew Prior

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Published
1718
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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$267.72

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Jacob Tonson, London, 1718. First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Size: Folio <19". 506 pp. Recased with majority of original leather and spine laid over new leather. Hinges cracked. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned. Covers slightly worn. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-5… Read more
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cover of Astronomica

Astronomica

by Manilius, & G. P. Goold (ed. & trans.)

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Published
1992
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1992. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 16mo <6 3/4". cxxiv + 386pp. Text is in English / Latin. Text contains some ink and pencil markings, otherwise very good. Binding firm. Previous owner's address sticker. From the Loeb Classical Library. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category:… Read more
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cover of The Complete Narrative Prose of Conrad Ferdinand Meyer, Volume I: 1872-1879, &amp; II: 1881-1891 (Complete)

The Complete Narrative Prose of Conrad Ferdinand Meyer, Volume I: 1872-1879, & II: 1881-1891 (Complete)

by Conraf Ferdinand Meyer

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Published
1976
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780838715475
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$56.03

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Bucknell University Press, Lewisberg, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 363 / 391pp. 2-volume set (complete). Bindings firm, spines slightly faded. Edges slightly browned and marked. Ex-library, with usual stamps and markings. Covers slightly marked. Corners slightly bumped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Literature &… Read more
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cover of The Poems of John Ruskin, Volume I. Poems Written in Boyhood; 1826-1835, &amp; II. Poems Written in Youth; 1836-1845: and Later Poems (Complete)

The Poems of John Ruskin, Volume I. Poems Written in Boyhood; 1826-1835, & II. Poems Written in Youth; 1836-1845: and Later Poems (Complete)

by John Ruskin, & W. G. Collingwood (ed.)

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Published
1891
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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George Allen, London, 1891. First Edition. Hardcover (Half Vellum). Good Condition. Size: 4to <12". xxviii + 289 / x + 360pp. 2-volume set (complete). Bindings firm, spines slightly cocked and marked. Endpapers browned, text has scattered foxing, but mostly clean. Edges foxed and browned. Some uncut pages. Covers slightly marked. Corners slightly bumped. Illustrated. Quantity… Read more
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cover of Poems by Thomas Hood

Poems by Thomas Hood

by Thomas Hood

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Published
1871
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Thus
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$74.71

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E. Moxon, Son & Co, London, 1871. First Thus. Hardcover (Full Leather). Good Condition. Illustrator: Birket Foster. Size: 4to <12". viii + 109pp. Front hinge cracked. Spine slightly faded and worn. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. All edges gilt - bright, rich condition. Covers marked. Ramage binding, with gilt decoration and titles. Illustrator: Birket… Read more
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cover of The Hexaplar Psalter: Being the Book of Psalms in Six English Versions

The Hexaplar Psalter: Being the Book of Psalms in Six English Versions

by William Aldis Wright (ed.)

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Published
1911
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
First Thus
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Cambridge University Press, 1911. First Thus. Hardcover. Fair Condition. Size: 4to <12". vi + 389pp. Binding firm. Front joint mostly split and coming away from front board. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned. Top edge gilt, faded. Ex-library, with minimal stamps and markings. Corners bumped. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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cover of The Odes of Solomon

The Odes of Solomon

by J. H. Bernard (ed.)

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Published
1912
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
First Thus
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$37.36

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Cambridge University Press, 1912. First Thus. Hardcover (Half Leather). Good Condition (ex-library). Size: 8vo <9 3/4". viii + 134pp. Text contains frequent pencil markings. Front hinge cracked. Loss to top of spine. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. Ex-library, with minimal stamps and markings. Corners slightly bumped. Texts and Studies, contributions to Biblical and Patristic Literature:… Read more
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cover of A Shropshire Lad

A Shropshire Lad

by A. E. Housman

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Published
1942
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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Harrap, London, 1942. Reprint. Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Agnes Miller Parker. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 95 pp. Binding firm. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Top edge gilt in good condition. Illustrator: Agnes Miller Parker. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500… Read more
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cover of Complete Poems, Volume I

Complete Poems, Volume I

by Hugh MacDiarmid, & Michael Grieve and W. R. Aitken (eds.)

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9781857540147
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$22.41

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Carcanet, Manchester, 1993. First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". lxi + 734pp. One volume of the 2-volume set. Binding firm. Dust jacket in protective cover, with faded spine. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Ex-library, with minimal stamps and markings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Poetry; Scotland;… Read more
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cover of Meditations with Dante Alighieri

Meditations with Dante Alighieri

by Dante Alighieri & James Collins (intro.)

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780939680184
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$8.72

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Bear & Company, Santa Fe, 1984. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 130 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Edge marked. Covers slightly marked. Partially removed sticker to back cover. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Poetry; Italy; Medieval 10th to 15thc; Magic, Paranormal & Occult. ISBN:… Read more
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cover of Origin East Africa: A Makerere Anthology

Origin East Africa: A Makerere Anthology

by David Cook (ed.)

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Published
1965
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
First Edition
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Heinemann, London, 1965. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition (ex-library). Size: 12mo <7 3/4". xii + 188pp. Binding firm, spine cocked. Edges browned and marked. Ex-library, with minimal stamps and markings. Laminated covers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Fiction; Uganda; Modern; Poetry. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon… Read more
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