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cover of John Masefield

John Masefield

by Spark, Muriel

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Published
1953
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Good
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London: Peter Nevill, 1953. Creasing and small tears to top edge of unclipped dustwrapper, minor bumping to spine ends of buff-coloured boards, a previous owner's name and date (January 1961) on f/ep, some yellowing to the pages, but otherwise a not too bad, tight copy of this hard-cover book, an early, non-fiction, work by the author, best-known for her many… Read more
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cover of Tinker, Tailor: a Child's Guide to the Professions

Tinker, Tailor: a Child's Guide to the Professions

by Herbert, A P

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Published
1922
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Good
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$10.66

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London: Methuen & Co Ltd, 1922. No dustwrapper, some wear to edges and corners of paper-covered boards, also to ends of green cloth spine strip which also has a small (half-inch) tear about an inch down from top end at right-hand side. A few old grubby marks to the pages, binding is starting to come loose at pp32-33 and… Read more
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cover of 32 Poems

32 Poems

by Gee, Kenneth

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Published
1942
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Good
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$18.82

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London: The Fortune Press, 1942. Minor creasing to edges of unclipped dustwrapper and a small tear to top edge of back panel of same, old damp-marking to black boards, binding is split at lower end at pp16-17 (probably has been all along), but otherwise a not too bad copy of this slim hard-cover collection of poems by the author. … Read more
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cover of The Wreck of the Archangel : Poems

The Wreck of the Archangel : Poems

by Brown, George Mackay

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Published
1989
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780719547508
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$11.29

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London: John Murray, 1989. Minor creasing to edges of price-clipped dustwrapper, some bumping to spineends and more so to the corners of black boards, but otherwise a good clean tight copy of this hard-cover book. Poems by the author, including some previously appearing in the limited edition collections "Stone" and "The Scottish Bestiary". 116pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover.… Read more
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cover of Iona: The Earliest Poetry of a Celtic Monastery

Iona: The Earliest Poetry of a Celtic Monastery

by Clancy, Thomas Owen; & Markus, Gilbert

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Published
1995
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780748605316
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$43.90

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Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1995. Some minor scuffing to outer corners of cover, some old water marking to top edge and corners of first few pages, some yellowing to the pages, but otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine, of this soft-cover book. Deals with poems written on Iona during the seventh and eighth… Read more
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cover of The Earliest Memory

The Earliest Memory

by May, Julian

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Published
1987
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780905291772
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$4.39

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Calstock, Cornwall: Peterloo Poets, 1987. Some creasing to corners of cover, some yellowing to the pages, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this slim soft-cover book. This is the author's first collection of poems. Signed and dated (10th June 1989) by the author on title page. Not to be confused with the science-fiction author of the… Read more
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cover of Catching a Storyfish

Catching a Storyfish

by Harrington, Janice N

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Published
2016
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781629794297
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$18.82

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Honesdale, Pennsylvania: WordSong, 2016. Very slight creasing to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this hard-cover book. Written in the form of a sequence of poems, the story of a girl from Alabama who moves to Illinois and has to try to fit in to a new school. Signed by the author on title… Read more
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cover of Gautama the Enlightened and Other Verse

Gautama the Enlightened and Other Verse

by Masefield, John

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Published
1941
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$3.76

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London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1941. Some minor creasing to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, some discolouration to spine of same, minor yellowing to the pages, but otherwise a good clean tight copy of this slim hard-cover book. Contains four poems by the author, namely ''Gautama the Enlightened'', ''Shopping in Oxford'', ''Mahdama's Quest'' and ''An Art Worker''. 62pp.. First Edition. Hard… Read more
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cover of Natalie Maisie and Pavilastukay: Two Tales in Verse

Natalie Maisie and Pavilastukay: Two Tales in Verse

by Masefield, John

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Published
1942
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$3.76

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London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1942. Some minor creasing to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, some discolouration to spine of same, minor yellowing to the pages, but otherwise a good clean tight copy of this slim hard-cover book. Contains two narrative poems by the author, namely ''Natalie Maisie'' and ''Pavilastukay''. 56pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" -… Read more
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cover of Beowulf: An Introduction to the Study of the Poem with a Discussion of the Stories of Offa and Finn

Beowulf: An Introduction to the Study of the Poem with a Discussion of the Stories of Offa and Finn

by Chambers, R W

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Published
1921
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$25.09

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1921. No dustwrapper, spine strip of green boards has come loose at some point and been glued back on, some minor bumping to spine ends and corners of same, original owner's name and date (November 1923) on f/ep, some yellowing to the pages, a few passages lightly marked in pencil, but otherwise a good clean tight… Read more
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cover of The Elder Edda: a Selection

The Elder Edda: a Selection

by Taylor, Paul B; & Auden, W H

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Published
1969
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780571090662
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$25.09

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London: Faber and Faber, 1969. Minor creasing to edges of price-clipped dustwrapper, very slight bumping to spine ends of black boards, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this hard-cover book. A selection of poems from the Old Norse Elder Edda, also known as the Poetic Edda, translated by Taylor and Auden, and with introduction by Peter H Salus… Read more
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cover of The Gothic Look

The Gothic Look

by Glueck, Joyce

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Published
1957
Condition
Good
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$12.54

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Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Riverside Press, 1957. Opaque glassine dustwrapper (a bit like grease-proof paper) is torn down the spine and has small tears and creasing to the edges. Otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no bumping to ends of black cloth spine strip nor to the gilt and white paper-covered boards, and with gilt titles on spine still… Read more
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cover of The Boys of the Old Glee Club

The Boys of the Old Glee Club

by Riley, James Whitcomb

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Published
1907
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$7.53

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Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1907. No dustwrapper, minor bumping to spine ends and corners of green boards, ink stamp inside front and back covers "... presented to Huntingdon County Library by .....", but no library stamps or labels. Otherwise a good clean tight copy, with git titles on spine and front board, and green-and-white decorations on front board all still bright,… Read more
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cover of The Faber Book of Modern Verse

The Faber Book of Modern Verse

by Roberts, Michael (editor)

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Published
1954
Condition
Good
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$6.27

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London: Faber and Faber, 1954. Some creasing and tears to edges of price-clipped dustwrapper, minor bumping to spine ends and corners of blue boards, otherwise a good tight copy of this hard-cover book. Originally published in 1936, this is a reprint of the second edition of 1951, with additional poems chosen by Anne Ridler. An anthology of poems… Read more
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cover of Yarrow: Its Poets and Poetry

Yarrow: Its Poets and Poetry

by Borland, R

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Published
1908
Condition
Good
Edition
Second Edition
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Galashiels: A Walker & Son, 1908. No dustwrapper, minor wear and bumping to spine ends and corners of red boards, a previous owner has drawn a grid pattern in pencil inside front board, on both sides of f/ep, and inside back cover, but otherwise a good clean tight copy of this hard-cover anthology of poems by various authors, all relating… Read more
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cover of Gray and Collins: Poetical Works

Gray and Collins: Poetical Works

by Gray, Thomas; & Collins, William

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Published
1966
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Good
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London: Oxford University Press, 1966. Minor creasing to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, slight bumping to spine ends of blue boards, smells a bit of being kept in a shed or similar, though this should fade, but otherwise a good tight copy of this hard-cover book. Part of the publisher's "Oxford Standard Authors" series, this book contains the poems of… Read more
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cover of Poems and Songs

Poems and Songs

by Burns, Robert

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Published
1975
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780192541642
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London: Oxford University Press, 1975. Minor creasing to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, which has been protected with a clear cover, slight bumping to spine ends of blue boards, some foxing to outer pages, but otherwise a good clean tight copy of this hard-cover book. Part of the publisher's "Oxford Standard Authors" series, this book contains the poems and songs… Read more
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cover of Clashmaclavers

Clashmaclavers

by Derwent, Lavinia

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Published
1947
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$4.39

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Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd, 1947. Minor creasing to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, also some wear to the fold at back panel of same. Minor bumping to spine ends and corners of green boards, also a few old damp-marks, but otherwise a good tight copy of this slim hard-cover book. A collection of short pieces of light prose and… Read more
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cover of The Complete Poems

The Complete Poems

by Brooke, Rupert

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Published
1944
Condition
Good
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$3.76

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London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1944. Some creasing and small tears to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, original owner's name and date (1945) inside front board, minor foxing to outer pages, but otherwise a good clean tight copy of this slim hard-cover book. 167pp, b&w frontispiece.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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cover of Look We Have Coming to Dover!

Look We Have Coming to Dover!

by Nagra, Daljit

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Published
2007
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780571238583
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$12.54

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London: Faber and Faber, 2007. Very slight scuffing to spine ends and slightly more so to corners of cover, some yellowing to the pages, but otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine, of this slim soft-cover book, the author's first collection of poems. The poems deal with the experience of British-born people of Indian… Read more
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