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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.

$12.88

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.

$77.30

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.

$19.33

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.

$11.60

POEMS BY BRIAN BROOKE
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POEMS BY BRIAN BROOKE

By Willcocks, M. P.

London: John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd., 1929. Original dust jacket poor, with general weart nd loss along the top edge , not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, inscription to the free free endpaper. A very good copy.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Poor. 12mo. Book.

$23.19

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.

$10.31

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.

$38.65

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.

$186.82

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.

$19.33

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.

$32.21

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.

$25.77

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.

$32.21

THE SONGS OF SHAKSPERE Selected from His Poems and Plays (Shakespeare)
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THE SONGS OF SHAKSPERE Selected from His Poems and Plays (Shakespeare)

By Shakespeare, William

London: Virtue & Co., 1872. pp. 187; portrait frontispiece plate with tissue guard presumed missing, woodcut illustrations and decorations throughout. All edges marbled. Original half leather binding with gilt decoration to the spine compartments, title label to the spine chipped, very good with a some general wear and rubbing. Contents good and tight, no inscriptions, marbled endpapers with bookplate of Henry Drayton to the front pastedown, just a little spotting in places. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo (13 x 16cm). Book.

$32.21

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.

$109.51

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.

$161.05

The Poetical Works of John Milton Edited By John Bradshaw, M.A. LL.D., Inspector of Schools, Madras  - Paradise Lost and Paradise Regained in Two Volumes.
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The Poetical Works of John Milton Edited By John Bradshaw, M.A. LL.D., Inspector of Schools, Madras - Paradise Lost and Paradise Regained in Two Volumes.

By Milton, John

London: Walter Scott, 1888. Complete in two volumes, Paradise lost and Paradise Regained with Minor Poems. Original hardback binding, decorative gilt spines and titling to front boards, very good with a little general wear. Contents clean and tight, original endpapers, inscription to one volume only, dated 1895 "now love that life.... otherwise unmarked. A very good set.. First Editions. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo. Book.

$57.98

THE WORKS OF VIRGIL (bound in three volumes)
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THE WORKS OF VIRGIL (bound in three volumes)

By Dryden, John

London: Printed by Ellerton and Byworth...For J. Walker; W. J. and J. Richardson et al, 1807. Small format volumes just 8 x 13 cm. Letterpress title page to volume 1 dated 1807. Contents: (vol. I) The Life of Virgil, The Pastorals, The Georgics; pp. 187. (vol. II) Aeneis pp. 189 -556. (vol. III) Juvenal pp. 312. The Aeneis volume with engraved frontispiece and engraved title page; half title to Juvenal only, the half title in vol. I is not bound in; Juvenal is complete in itself but 'Explanation' not bound in at end (these titles were probably not intended to be divided in this manner, which would explain the odd arrangement of title pages.) Bound in contemporary half polished black calf over dark green marbled boards, generally good and strong with light superficial wear and rubbing, a little more worn to head/tail of the spines and Juvenal volume with slight damage to the base of the front joint. Overall a very good set. . Assumed New Edition. Half Leather. Very Good. 16mo (8 x 13cm).

$115.96

SCOTTISH LYRICS OF SCOTLAND COMPILED AND ARRANGED, WITH BRIEF NOTES
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SCOTTISH LYRICS OF SCOTLAND COMPILED AND ARRANGED, WITH BRIEF NOTES

By Mary Carlyle Aitken

Macmillan and Co., 1874. Pp. viii 308. Attractive half leather binding with matching marbled paper covered boards and endpapers, gilt title and spine compartments, very little wear and some light rubbing, joints firm. Contents clean, no inscriptions or other marks. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo (11 x 16cm). Book.

$23.19

THE COLLECTED POEMS OF T. W. H. CROSLAND
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THE COLLECTED POEMS OF T. W. H. CROSLAND

By T. W. H. Crosland

London: Martin Secker, 1917. 205 pages; b/w frontispiece portrait. Original red hardback binding, good, strong, with some general wear, fading to spine and scuff marks, the paper spine label is also worn. Contents clean and tight, light toning, foxing to edges and first and last few pages, no inscriptions. A good copy of this scarce title.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$45.09

THE SECRET DOOR [Signed]
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THE SECRET DOOR [Signed]

By Padraig Macmiadhachain

United Kingdom: Macintyre Saul Publications, 1977. Signed to the inside of the front cover. 54 pages. Stapled covers fine. Contents clean and tight. A fine signed copy.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 12mo. Book.

$38.65

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