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THE ENGLISHMAN IN THE ALPS Being a Collection of English Prose and Poetry Relating to the Alps
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THE ENGLISHMAN IN THE ALPS Being a Collection of English Prose and Poetry Relating to the Alps

By Lunn, Arnold

London: Oxford University Press, 1913. 294 pages. Original red cloth hardback binding, very good with a minimal general wear. Contents clean and tight, end-paper tonned otherwise unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$23.80

SELECTIONS FROM LAMB AND HAZLITT
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SELECTIONS FROM LAMB AND HAZLITT

By Jepson, R. W. Editor

London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1940. 224 pages. Original dust jacket good, some wear to edges, closed tear to the front flap, not price clipped. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, no inscription, no foxing. A very good copy from the Cygnet Book Series.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. Book.

$15.87

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JAMES BEATTIE LLD AND WILLIAM COLLINS WITH MEMOIRS OF THEIR LIVES AND WRITINGS, BY THOMAS MILLER
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THE POETICAL WORKS OF JAMES BEATTIE LLD AND WILLIAM COLLINS WITH MEMOIRS OF THEIR LIVES AND WRITINGS, BY THOMAS MILLER

By Beattie, James. and Collins, William.

London: David Bogue, 1846. pp. xxvi, 311, seventy-five illustrations, engraved by Samuel Williams from drawings by John Absolon. Contemporary green full polished calf bindings with 5 raised bands to the spine, elaborate gilt decoration; gilt ruled lines to board. Binding very good with some general rubbing, pleae see images. Contents clean and tight, all edges with bright gilt, no spotting, prize plate dated 1862 to the front free marbled endpaper, otherwise unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good tight and handsome copy in a prize binding.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Samuel Williams. 8vo (14 x 20cm). Book.

$72.73

NAPOLEONIS RELIQUIAE A Poem in Six Cantos with Notes
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NAPOLEONIS RELIQUIAE A Poem in Six Cantos with Notes

By Anon

London: J. Hatchard and Son (Printed at Rouen By Nicetas, 1841. "Printed at Rouen by Nicetas Periaux"; pp. xvii, [3], 152; steel engraved frontispiece portrait of Napoleon with tissue guard, and lithograph of "Rouen from the heights of St. Catherine" ( lithographed by Champin) with original tissue guard; half-title bound in immediately before first page of main text. Contemporary half black polished calf with marbled boards, very good and strong with a little rubbing and marking. Contents good and tight, endpapers somewhat dust soiled, with previous signature erased from front free end paper. Text with some localised finger soiling, a few pages more pronounced, severa pages with light marginal staining, lower blank corner to pp. 105/106 pinched off. Overall, a very good copy of this rare Napoleonic title. The introduction reads "The Following Poem was written on the heights of St-Catherine as the remains of Napoleon passed up the Seine, and the author endeavours to concentrate in a poetical form the feelings which that event naturally suggested.". First Edition. Half Leather. Very Good. Royal 8vo (15 x 22.5 cm).

$317.38

THE SONG OF HIAWATHA
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THE SONG OF HIAWATHA

By Longfellow, H. W.

London: G. Routledge & Co., 1856. Pp. iv, 255; four engraved plates by John Gilbert. Published patterned and gilt stamped red cloth, good with a little chipping to the spine, cloth with some dust soiling. Contents good and clean, original pale yellow end papers, the front pastedown with small engraved bookplate, plates a little spotted. A good copy of the second edition in the original publisher's binding.. Second Edition. Hardcover. Good. Illus. by Gilbert, John. 12mo.

$19.84

Sabbath Bells - Chimed by the Poets
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Sabbath Bells - Chimed by the Poets

By Various

London: Ward, Lock & Co., Limited, 1864. pp. 111, numerous chromolithographic (colour) illustrations. Original red cloth binding with elaborate gilt decoration, binding with a little general wear. Contents clean and tight, original endpapers, first and last few pages somewhat spotted, no inscriptions . A good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Birket Foster. 8vo (13 X 19cm). Book.

$52.90

THE FARMER'S BOY: RURAL TALES, BALLADS, AND SONGS. TO WHICH ARE ADDED WILD FLOWERS,

By Bloomfield, Robert

London: Charles Mason, 1836. pages 163, Frontisepiece plate , half title and title page. Original full leather bindings with gilt tooling, spine label, leather to hinges rubbed but sound, general rubbing to edges and corners, front board with some loss to gilt and surface damage, Contents, clean and tight, marbles endpapers, no inscriptions. A good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo [7cm X 12.5cm]. Book.

$13.22

HUDIBRAS A Poem By Sam Butler with the life of the author, a preliminary discourse on the civil war & new notes & Illustrations - Two Volumes

By Butler, Sam

London: Suttaby, Evance, Fox & Crosby & Co., 1812. complete in two volumes, frontisepiece to vol. 1, titles pages and original patterned endpapers to both. Original attractive full leather bindings with gilt tooling, spine labels with loss, hinges cracked but boards soundly attached by the original cords, general wear, cracking and rubbing to edges and surfaces, Contents, clean and tight, no inscriptions. A fair set priced accordingly.. A New Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 12mo [7cm X 12.5cm]. Book.

$79.34

THE SUPREME SACRIFICE and Other Poems in the Time of War
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THE SUPREME SACRIFICE and Other Poems in the Time of War

By John S. Arkwright

London: SKEFFINGTON AND SON, LID, 1919. 78 pages; Original hardback binding, gray cloth, gilt to spine and front board, very good with a little general wear and fading. Contents clean and tight, endpapers lightly toned, neat name and private book plate to the front free endpaper and pastedown, no inscriptions. A very good copy. ...In heaven be glory and on earth be peace..... First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by BaiRNSFATHER, lUNT, RAEMAEKERS, L. RAVEN-HILL. 8vo. Book.

$19.84

MELROSE AND FAIR TWEEDSIDE
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MELROSE AND FAIR TWEEDSIDE

By Local Writers

Galashiels: Walker & Son Limited, 1929. 48 pages, numerous black and white plates by Fairbairn; Original hardback binding, brown cloth, gilt to spine and front board, very good . Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions or marking. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by N.H. Fairbairn. 8vo. Book.

$11.90

THE POETICAL WORKS OF ERNEST CHRISTOPHER DOWSON
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THE POETICAL WORKS OF ERNEST CHRISTOPHER DOWSON

By Flower, Desmond

London: Cassell and Co. Ltd. And John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd., 1934. 297 pages; Original hardback binding, green cloth, gilt to spine, very good with a little general wear and fading. Contents clean and tight, endpapers lightly toned, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$10.58

ORIGINAL POEMS FOR INFANT MINDS [VOLUME 1 ONLY]
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ORIGINAL POEMS FOR INFANT MINDS [VOLUME 1 ONLY]

By Several Young Persons

London: Kimber & Conrad, 1809. 120 pages, title page, plus list of contents. Leather binding poor with front board almost detached, generally worn. Contents clean, many pages creased or torn; minimal text missing, please see images of the condition. A fair to poor copy. A scarce edition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 12mo. Book.

$39.67

THE POEMS OF JOHN RUSKIN VOLUME 1 POEMS WRITTEN IN BOYHOOD, VOLUME II POEMS WRITTEN IN YOUTH 1836-1845 AND LATER POEMS
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THE POEMS OF JOHN RUSKIN VOLUME 1 POEMS WRITTEN IN BOYHOOD, VOLUME II POEMS WRITTEN IN YOUTH 1836-1845 AND LATER POEMS

By Collingwood, W.G.

London: George Allen, 1891. complete 2 volume set, with early facsimiles of MSS. and illustrations by the author. Original binding, vellum spine and corners with fine gilt titling, this is an ex public library copy and bears the remains of shelf numbers to the base of the spines, hardback binding with a little general wear to hinges and corners and light marking. Contents clean and tight, edges uncut, a few plates and stamps as would normally be found in an ex-lib. set, no foxing, all plates and text pages clean, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by COLLINGWOOD. 4to. Book.

$191.75

THE POETICAL WORKS OF WILLIAM COWPER
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THE POETICAL WORKS OF WILLIAM COWPER

By COWPER, William.Edited By Rev. Robert Aris Willmott

London: Routledge, Warne, and Routledge, 1862. 630 pages, b/w plates within. Original ornate leather binding, faded to the spine, gilt detail and blind stamped. Contents, clean and tight, all edges gilt, neat early inscription to the front free endpapers, matching marbled endpapers. A very good copy.. Illustrated New Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by BIRKET FOSTER. 12mo. Book.

$19.84

THE DRAMATIC WORKS OF THE RIGHT HON. LORD LYTTON [ Five titles]
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THE DRAMATIC WORKS OF THE RIGHT HON. LORD LYTTON [ Five titles]

By Right Hon. Lord Lytton

London: George Routledge and Sons The Duchess de la Valliere, Richelieu, The Lady of Lyons, Money and Not so bad as we Seem. undated possibly c1850. 496 pages, all pages with attractive red border lines. Original blue leather binding with blue boards, good only with some wear and rubbing to extremities. Contents clean and tight, all edges marbled, fine bookplate to the front endpaper belonging to Henry Drayton , minimal foxing. A good tight copy. . Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$33.06

POEMS SELECTED FROM THE WRITINGS OF MR. ABRAHAM COWLEY
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POEMS SELECTED FROM THE WRITINGS OF MR. ABRAHAM COWLEY

By Abraham Cowley

Guildford: A.C. Curtis, 1902. 140 pages; portrait frontisepiece and b/w illustrations. Original vellum spine binding, paper covered boards with gilt text, very good with a little light wear to edges. Contents clean and tight, first letters raised in red print, unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo. Book.

$26.45

Lines printed in the Streets of Bristol, during the Procession in Honour of the Coronation of His Majesty King George IV. July 19, 1821,
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Lines printed in the Streets of Bristol, during the Procession in Honour of the Coronation of His Majesty King George IV. July 19, 1821,

By William Henry Somerton

Bristol: Entered at Stationers' Hall, 1821. Trimmed extract from Bristol broadsheet After the title the text begins "Who, that has lived beneath the Brunswick sway............ the poem continues. Clean sheet, embossed stamp belonging to "Bristol Collection", a few areas of thinning otherwise strong, no markings or inscriptions. A near fine example of this rare collectable.. First Edition. Paper. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book, Manuscript.

$33.06

POEMS OF THOMAS GRAY
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POEMS OF THOMAS GRAY

By Gary, Thomas

Eton: Eton College Press, 1894. 164 pages; Charles Radclyffe etchings including frontispiece plate by Wilson Pinx. Original fine calf leather binding, five raised bands with gilt decoration and title label to the spine, gilt detail to the boards with eleborate dentelles, complete with embossed heraldic device of Eton College to both boards.; minimal rubbing and wear. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, fine blue marbled endpapers, private book plate belonging to David Guy Charles Allan, all edges gilt, just a little foxing/spotting to a few pages, no inscriptions. A very good copy in a near fine binding.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Radclyffe Charles W. 4to. Book.

$112.40

WORKS OF MRS. BROWNING - POEMS, ESSAYS ON THE GREEK CHRISTIAN POETS COMPLETE IN FIVE VOLUMES
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WORKS OF MRS. BROWNING - POEMS, ESSAYS ON THE GREEK CHRISTIAN POETS COMPLETE IN FIVE VOLUMES

By Elizabeth Barrett Browning

New York: James Miller, 1866. Complete in five volumes - WORKS OF MRS. BROWNING - POEMS, ESSAYS ON THE GREEK CHRISTIAN POETS. Attractive half leather binding with matching marble boards and endpapers. Gilt detailing to the spines with title labels, a little general wear (Please see images.) Contents clean and tight, simple name and New Orleans 1886 to each reverse of the front free endpaper, a little foxing to first and last few papges foxing, all edges marbled. A very good attractive firm set.. Last London Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$165.30

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