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BIRDS & BEASTS 2/ABOUT THE WOODLANDS/WENTNOR TALES [POETRY CHAPBOOKS]

by Sustins, Nigel

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Published
2019
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First Edition
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Shropshire: Marchland Books, 2019. Three Poetry Chapbooks (each 16-pages in stapled card covers) with a Shropshire theme. 'Birds & Beasts 2' is about personal encounters with wildlife and associated legends; 'About the Woodlands' explores personal encounters with trees in a local setting; 'Wentnor Tales' deals with stories and personalities in a Shropshire village (near Bishops Castle). See other 'Chapbooks' in… Read more
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JUNO, TALES OF A DOG/THE SHROPSHIRE POACHER [POETRY CHAPBOOKS]

by Sustins, Nigel

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Published
2017
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Shropshire: Marchland Books, 2017. Two Poetry Chapbooks (16 or 20 pages in stapled card covers) with a Shropshire theme. 'Juno, Tales of a Dog' is set in Dark Age Britain, and explores local myths and legends; 'The Shropshire Poacher' is an original tale of personal enmity and social divides, set in the 1920s. See other 'Chapbooks' in the series: 'Birds… Read more
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Selected Poetry 1966 - 2011

by Vigour, Michael Reeve

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Nigel Sustins Books
Published
2014
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As New
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First Edition
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9780946988112
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UK: The Logan Press, 2014. A lifetime's collection of vibrant and moving poetry, expressing joy and sorrow, philosophical reflection and mature stoicism. The author has worked in the teaching profession for many years, and was Head of Drama in a large Comprehensive school. A superbly produced book from the Fine Book Bindery of Wellingborough in a limited edition of 250… Read more
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BIRDS & BEASTS/ TALES FROM THE WILD [POETRY CHAPBOOKS]

by Sustins, Nigel

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2017
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Shropshire: Marchland Books, 2017. Two Poetry Chapbooks (each 16-pages in stapled card covers) with a Shropshire theme. 'Birds & Beasts' is about personal encounters with and observation of wildlife; 'Tales from the Wild' links hunting and fishing with Shropshire places and folklore. See other 'Chapbooks' in the series: 'Birds & Beasts 2', 'Juno, Tales of a Dog', 'The Shropshire Poacher',… Read more
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Small Histories

by Linstead, Alec

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Nigel Sustins Books
Published
1998
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780953001750
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Surrey, UK: Poets Anonymous, 1998. Very good used condition, some rubbing to spine.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good.
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Dreaming Frankenstein and Collected Poems

by Lochhead, Liz

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Nigel Sustins Books
Published
2003
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Good
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Reprint
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9780954407513
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Edinburgh: Polygon An Imprint of Birlinn Limited, 2003. Inscribed and signed by the author 'To Jane, all the very best, Liz Lochhead'. Reprint 2011. Internally very good, but there are some scuffs and marks to covers and edges. . Signed by Author. Reprint. Paperback. Good.
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All Along the Stiperstones: Legends of the Devil's Chair [Signed]

by Sustins, Nigel

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Published
2014
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New
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First Edition
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9780955858949
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Shropshire, UK: Marchland Books, 2014. WHEN THE CLOCK STRIKES THIRTEEN the devil may have his wicked way or get his comeuppance. These thirteen poems or stories recount devilish tales from The Stiperstones in Shropshire, some based on folk traditions and some on historical incidents. One long poem ‘The Devil’s Kin’ tells the new story of Ned Kinsey, a miner at… Read more
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The Malarkey [Signed]

by Dunmore, Helen

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Nigel Sustins Books
Published
2012
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9781852249403
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UK: Bloodaxe Books, 2012. Very good paperback original, first printing, (scuffing to two corners) signed by author. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good.
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A Shropshire Lad [De Luxe]

by Housman, A E

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Published
1932
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Good
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First Thus
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USA: De Luxe Editions , 1932. Green cloth with brown spine (lettering rubbed/faded). Full page black and white illustrations by Blaisdell. Some wear to boards, rough-trimmed edges dusty. A scarce edition. . First Thus. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Elinore Blaisdell.
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Death Without End : murete sin Fin

by Gorostiza, Jose; translated by Laura Villasenor

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Nigel Sustins Books
Published
1972
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Good
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First UK Edition
ISBN
9780950051055
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UK: Out of the Ark Press, 1972. Original Spanish and English translation on opposite pages. Special binding: black cloth with gilt illustration to front, vellum spine with gilt lettering (some wear/marking). Internally good. Dust-wrapper frayed to the top with small tears. PLEASE NOTE: this is a different illustrator to the American edition. First UK Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illus. by Marek… Read more
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Robin (Robert Graham Fletcher) 1913-1960: A selection of his poems and some appreciations

by Robert Graham Fletcher

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Published
1960
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Very Good
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First Edition
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UK: Privately Published, 1960. Rare privately produced selection of Robert Graham Fletcher's poems. Turquoise cloth (small mark to front cover) with black leather spine strip, marbled endpapers, rough-trimmed pages, gilt top edge.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good.
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The Borders of Myth: Poems of Shropshire and Wales [Signed]

by Sustins, Nigel

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Published
2014
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New
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First Edition
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9780955858932
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Shropshire: Marchland Books, 2014. Adding to his earlier collections of poems ‘Myth and Memory’ and ‘Long Wayman’, Nigel Sustins uses historical characters and events but takes them ‘over the border’ into myth and legend. Charles Darwin, Mary Webb, Lord Talbot Earl of Shrewsbury, King Athelstan, Charles II, Jane Hill of Hawkstone, Philip Sidney, Walter Scott and Wilfred Owen enter a… Read more
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The Works of George Herbert in Prose and Verse. Edited by the Rev. Robert Aris Willmott.

by Herbert, George

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Published
1862
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Acceptable
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Reprint
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London: Routledge, 1862. Frontispiece, engraved title page, plates (most with circular stain at the top, tissue-guards where present are browned and wrinkled). Original blind-stamped green cloth, edges gilt, gilt decorations, owner name to front endpaper. Fraying/wear to spine ends, some rubbing/wear to covers. Hinges cracked but still holding, some strain to stitching, contents generally sound with some spotting.. Reprint. Hardcover.… Read more
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Black Roses - The Killing of Sophie Lancaster [Signed]

by Armitage, Simon

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Nigel Sustins Books
Published
2012
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New
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First Edition
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Hebden Bridge, UK: Pomona, 2012. First edition, first printing. A collection of poems written in response to the murder of a young woman, Sophie Lancaster. Signed by the author, and Sophie Lancaster's mother, Sylvia. Fine paperback original. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Paperback. New.
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L'Allegro and Il Penseroso

by Milton, John

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Published
1859
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Acceptable
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London: W Kent, 1859. Covers worn and marked, front board detached from spine, most pages disbound, etchings on steel by Birket Foster. Elegant gift inscription dated 1861.. Hardcover. Acceptable. Illus. by Birket Foster.
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The First Poets : Lives of the Ancient Greek Poets

by Schmidt, Michael

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Nigel Sustins Books
Published
2004
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780297643944
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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2004. Near fine copy in dust-wrapper. Extra postage outside Europe.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Random Thoughts in Verse

by Murray, Richard Hollins

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Very Good
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Stockport: The Cloister Press Very good clean copy, some foxing to top edge and endpapers. No date (c. 1960). Scraperboard drawings by Margaret Morris, line drawings by Barbara Fisher. Dust-wrapper rubbed, chipped and marked, with small tears including one in the middle of the front panel.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good.
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Vienna

by Spender, Stephen

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Nigel Sustins Books
Published
1934
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Acceptable
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First Edition
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UK: Faber, 1934. First edition, Faber 1934, red cloth in acceptable condition with darkening to the edges, soiling to spine, spine ends rubbed/pushed, dust and soiling to top edge, small owner name and date to front pastedown.. First Edition. Hardcover. Acceptable/No Jacket.
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Shelley: A Life Story

by Blunden, Edmund

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Nigel Sustins Books
Published
1946
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Collins, 1946. Predominantly very good, dust to edges, browning to endpapers. Dust-wrapper reasonable, rubbed and soiled, tears - some repaired to top and bottom edges with clear tape.. First Edition. Hard Back. Very Good/Fair.
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The Miscellaneous Works in Prose and Verse Now First Collected By Edward Rimbault

by Overbury, Sir Thomas

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Published
1890
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Good
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London: Reeves and Turner, 1890. In the 'Library of Old Authors' series, maroon cloth worn and rubbed in places, dust/browning to edges, owner name to front pastedown, frontispiece portrait (spotted), internally generally good (pages browned).. Hard Back. Good/No Jacket.
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