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Prayers from the Ark
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Prayers from the Ark

By De GASZTOLD Carmen Bernos Translated By Rumer Godden

London: MacMillan, 1977 (500 grams) near fine in unclipped near fine dust jacket, 71pp, poems by the various occupants of the Ark, illustrated in line in green by Jean Primrose. reprint. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Jean Primrose. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$12.07

Poems
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Poems

By SMITH Alexander

London: David Bogue, 1853 (500 gram rate) original cloth faded to tan colour, blind embossed boards, gilt dec spine, spine ends bumped and starting to tips, pencil name to fep, some sections unopened, 238 +2 + 24pp adverts, includes A Life Drama, An Evening at Home, Lady Barbara, To-- and Sonnets, internally clean, top edge dust soiled first edition of the Scots poets first work. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$90.55

The Augustan Books of English Poetry second Series Number Eleven POEMS FROM THE IRISH
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The Augustan Books of English Poetry second Series Number Eleven POEMS FROM THE IRISH

By WOLFE Humbert

London: Ernest Benn (letter rate shipping, request quote via email) sheets folded once and stapled at spine, staples rusted, paper wrappers rubbed to spine, some foxing and soiling, stain to rear wrapper, 31pp of Irish poems from pagan times to the present. First Edition. Printer Wrapper. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. Booklet.

$12.07

A Savage Darkness, Poems
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A Savage Darkness, Poems

By BULLOCK Michael

Vancouver: The Sono Nis Press, 1969 (500 gram rate) unclipped DW mild rubbing and a few short edge tears, minor foxing to closed edges, 72 pp. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$18.11

I Go Dreaming Roads, a Selection of Poems from the Works of Antonio Machado
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I Go Dreaming Roads, a Selection of Poems from the Works of Antonio Machado

By SCHOLis and Witherup Translate Antonio MACHADO

Monterey: Peters Gate Press, 1973 (200 gram rate) sheets folded once and sewn through spine, printed paper wrappers, hand set and hand printed in an edition of 250 copies, 35pp, translated from the Spanish. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Edward Maurer. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. limited edition.

$54.33

Palimpsest, An Historical Sequence of Poems SIGNED COPY with Free Postage

By JACKAMAN Rob

Christchurch: Caxton, 1988 free world wide postage on this, illustrated paper wrappers, signed 'Rob Jackaman' to title page, also slipped in note paper with "To the (heavily unpaid) staff of the HAZARD PRESS, in case they want to see what a real book of poems looks like. / Rob", some very minor silverfish damage to top corner of front wrapper, 54pp perfect bound. Signed by Author. First Edition. Printer Wrapper. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Bing Dawe . 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$54.33

The Cleansing Knife and Other Poems

By MITCHISON Naomi

Edinburgh: Canongate, 1978 (500 gram rate) unclipped DW faintly sunned to spine and edges, tidy book and wrapper, 72pp, poems related to Mull of Kintyre. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$18.11

Poems Dramatic and Lyrical
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Poems Dramatic and Lyrical

By WARREN John Leicester; Lord De Tabley

London: Elkin Matthews, 1893 green cloth rubbed to edges, slight soiling to boards, gilt decoarted boards and spine, top edge gilt others untrimmed, mild foxing to closed edges, laid paper, five engraved plates with tissue guards (some foxed slightly), plus a frontis lacking guard, stated limited to 600 copies, being the second impression, xi (1) + 212pp + printers colophon, nicely printed and bound. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by C. S. Ricketts. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$114.69

Thirty Three Poems
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Thirty Three Poems

By ROBSON Jeremy

London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1964 (200 gram rate) nice unclipped DW by Felix Gluck, 56pp of poetry by this London dwelling Welsh poet. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Felix Gluck. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$18.11

Poetical Works of John Dryden Volume 1
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Poetical Works of John Dryden Volume 1

By DRYDEN John Edited By Robert Bell

London: John W. Parker and Son, 1854 volume one of three in The Annotated Edition of the English Poets,original cloth sunned and faded to spine, joints rubbed, corners bumped, original paper label to spine browned, head and tail of spine cloth chipped, small split at head of upper joint, (4) (i)-viii (9)- 299, internally clean and tidy copy showing minor age. First Edition. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$36.22

The Queen of Seven Swords (poems)
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The Queen of Seven Swords (poems)

By CHESTERTON G K

London: Sheed and Ward, 1926 (500 gram rate) price clipped DW has som browning to spine, edges are rubbed with small tears or chips, pink papered boards, cream cloth spine with red lettering, 50pp, minor foxing to closed edges, poetry. First Edition. Quarter cloth. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$78.47

Giftmaiden

By GLOVER Rupert Granville

Christchurch: The Catspaw Press, 1982 (200 gram rate) salmon DW over plain wrappers, excellent copy, edition limited to 100 copies, 14pp. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. limited edition.

$24.15

The Family (first work)

By LANGFORD Gary

Christchurch: Fragments Press, 1973 (200 gram rate) pictorial stiff card wrapper, light handling , sewn sheets glued into pictorial wrapper, unpaginated c. 50pp with full page photographs, this is his first published work (excepting works he submitted rather than publishing himself) Langford was born in Christchurch, New Zealand. He moved to Sydney, Australia, in 1974. First Edition. Pictorial Wrapper. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$42.26

The Perfume Vendor
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The Perfume Vendor

By RAWLINSON Gloria

London: Hutchinson, 1935 (500 gram rate) blue cloth boards quarter bound cream buckram titled in gilt. gilt embossed seal of Canterbury College ( New Zealand) to upper board, cloth boards sunned to edges, spine soiled, 128pp, 3 page intro by Robin Hyde, one page by Emma Tennant, undated but is first edition 1935 with the DW reading "7th Thousand", unclipped DW has some handling soiling as well as old watermarking at spine, fep has prize plate from Canterbury College Girls High School, awarded to Noeleen Hamilton in 1937, collection of her poems. First Edition. Cloth. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$24.15

The Canzoniere of Dante Alighieri, including the poems of the Vita Nuova and Convito; Italian and English. Translated by Charles Lyell

By LYELL Charles Translates DANTE

London: Bohn, 1840 cloth with blind borders and dulled gilt to spine, corners bumped, some bumping indentations to boards sine ends chipped or split, some punctures to backstrip, binding is weakening, some collations partly detached but all collations are still attached by at least one cord or thread, some page edges are worn where they sit proud, top corner of title clipped, xxxvi 467pp, re-issue of the 1835 John Murray edition, with cancel title bearing Bohn imprint and date, dedication dated 1835, serviceable as is but would benefit from rebinding. First Edition. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$42.26

In Night's Chirp, Poems

By KLUKOFF Philip J.

Christchurch: Pegasus Press, 1972 (200 gram rate) light edge rubbing to unclipped DW, 40pp, edition limited to 500 copies. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. limited edition.

$30.18

Flint and Feather, Collected Verse

By JOHNSON E. Pauline Aka Tekahionwake

Toronto: The Musson Book Co. Ltd, 1916 maroon cloth with gilt titling and decoration, spine is very slightly sunned, "From Do. Connelly" to free fly leaf, xxx166pp + 7 plates, very tidy copy, a few pages are unopened. Revised and Enlarged. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by J. R. Seavey. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$90.55

New Poems

By ARNOLD Matthew

London: MacMillan, 1867 haf-bound with marbled boards, papered edges of boards rubbed, gilt dec bands and titling to spine, marbled closed edges marbled endpapers, minor foxing to prelims, first appearance of the poems 'Thyrsis' and 'Dover Beach'[ viii 241 +2 pp, pp151 has small neat India ink line in margin beside a 4 line stanza, generally a very clean tight copy in the first edition. First Edition. Half-Leather. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$362.19

Selected Poems

By PASTERNAK Boris

London: Ernest Benn, 1959 (200 gram rate) price clipped DW slightly faded to spine area, a few small edge tears, some minor light scattered foxing to prelims, 58pp second impression of this edition. reprint. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Donia Nachshen. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$12.07

The Hare and the Rowan ( Hawthorne Poets 13 )

By JACKSON Nigel

Melbourne: Hawthorn Press, 1975 (200 gram rate) soiled wrappers, some foxing to closed fore edge, limited edition of 300 numbered copies signed by the author, copy #252, 72pp. Signed by Author. First Edition. Pictorial Wrapper. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Wayne Viney. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. limited edition.

$24.15

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