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London: Edward Moxon and Co./ C. Kegan Paul & Co., 1865. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 12mos. Variously paginated. Small books measuring 6 3/4 inches tall by just over 4 1/4 inches wide. Hardcovers bound in full green morocco leather with rules in gilt. All edges gilt. Raised… Read more
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$250.00
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Man Does, Woman Is

by Graves, Robert

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Published
1964
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$9.00

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London: Cassell, 1964. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 8vo. 74 pages. First UK Edition. Hardcover in blue and white dust jacket. DJ is foxed, has been placed in a plastic sleeve. Endpapers are foxed. Text is clean.
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Oxford Addresses on Poetry 1961

by Graves, Robert

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Published
1962
Condition
Good
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$7.50

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London: Cassell, 1962. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 8vo. 129 pages. Hardcover in blue and white dust jacket. DJ is foxed, has toned spine as well as a 1 inch long split to the upper edge of rear cover and small tears along the edges of DJ. Fore-edge of text block is foxed. Endpapers are lightly foxed. Light toning to… Read more
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India's Love Lyrics

by Hope, Laurence

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Published
1942
Condition
Good
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$6.00

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Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing Company, Inc., 1942. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo. 182 pages. Hardcover in decorative white cloth with colour illustrations on front cover and spine. Binding is rubbed, has foxing. . Some bumping at headcap/foot. Illustrated endpapers. Inscription written on half title page. Notations written on pages throughout the book.… Read more
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$6.00
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Ajanta's Ledge. Poems

by Feinstein, Sascha

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Published
2012
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition First Printing
ISBN
9781937679088
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$9.50

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Rhinebeck, New York: Sheep Meadow Press, 2012. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Fine. 8vo. 86 pages. Soft cover bound in black and grey wrappers. A nice, clean copy.
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Word Pictures. (Poems). (SIGNED)

by Wilcox, Wayland Delano

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Pages Past Used and Rare Books
Published
1938
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$25.00

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U.S.A.: N.p., 1938. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 16mo. 69 pages. The binding measures 7 1/8 inches tall by 4 3/4 inches wide. Soft cover bound in blue wrappers. The spine is sunned as is the left and top edges of the front and rear covers. The foot of… Read more
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Heartsease and Rue

by Lowell, Jame Russell

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Published
1888
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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Boston and New York: Hougton, Mifflin and Company, 1888. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo. 218 pages. Hardcover bound in white quarter cloth with grey paper-covered boards. The binding is worn and smudged from handling but is sound. Corners bumped, and the spine is toned. Secure inner hinges and sturdy text block. There is… Read more
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Studies of Wordsworth: Culture and Acquirement, Ethics of Tragedy, and Other Papers

by Hudson, Henry N.

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Published
1884
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1884. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo. 351 pages, indexed. Hardcover in green cloth with illustrations in gilt and black on front cover and spine. Binding is worn. There is foxing of the cloth, some spotting. Spine is toned. Fraying at headcap/foot. Slight fraying at upper edge of front cover. Front gutter is broken,… Read more
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The Wagoner of the Alleghanies: A Poem from the Days of Seventy-Six

by Read, T. Buchanan

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Published
1885
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co., 1885. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Hovenden, Penn, Gaul, and Low. 12mo. 74 pages. Soft cover bound in flexible brown leather with a string tied spine and with all edges gilt. Moderate wear to the binding. There are a few superficial scuff marks on the front cover. A sound… Read more
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Roba D'Italia: Reprints from "Roman Pearls" and "On the Tibur Road

by Whicher, George Meason; Whicher, George Frisbie

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Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
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$7.50

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Amherst, MA: The Bookmart, 1930. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo. 87 pages, indexed. hardcover in blue cloth with title in gilt on front cover and spine. Binding has light wear. There is some damping to front cover. Gilt on spine is dulled. Inscription on front flyleaf. Text is clean.
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The Unconquerables. Salutes to the Undying Spirit of the Nazi-Occupied Countries

by Auslander, Joseph

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Published
1943
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$6.00

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1943. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo. 59, (2) pages. Hardcover bound in black cloth. Lacks the dust jacket. The binding shows some rubbing and wear. Inner hinges cracking near the top. Text is a little toned but generally clean. A collection of poems.… Read more
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Iside. ["Isis"]

by Prati, Giovanni

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Published
1878
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$40.00

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Roma (Rome): Typographia del Senato, 1878. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo. 390 pages. Hardcover bound in full red leather with cover designs embossed in blind and with spine title and designs in gilt. Moderate wear to the binding. The binding is generally quite sound and attractive, but there is a… Read more
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A Search for Awareness : Short Stories, Paintings, Sculpture, Poetry, a Play

by Bens, John H.

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Published
1966
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780030559853
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$6.50

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New York, Chicago, and San Francisco: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., 1966. Soft cover. Good. 8vo. 188 pages. Soft cover bound in tan and black wrappers. The binding shows some rubbing but is sound. Partial price sticker on the front cover. A sound copy with clean text.
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The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. [Color Plates by Willy Pogany]

by Khayyam, Omar; Translated by Edward Fitzgerald

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Good
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$12.50

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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. Willy Pogany. 16mo. 93 pages. A small book measuring 5 1/2 inches tall by 4 inches wide. Hardcover in grey cloth with cover lettering and designs in gilt. Title on spine is a bit dulled. Binding has smudges,… Read more
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Rhymes for Kindly Children, Modern Mother Goose Jingles

by Fairmont, Ethell

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Published
1937
Condition
Fair
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$7.50

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New York: The Wise-Parslow Company, 1937. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. Johnny Gruelle. 8vo. Unpaginated. Hardcover bound in yellow cloth and with cover lettering and design in blue. The binding is worn and is soiled from handling. Inner hinges secure. Some of the pages are thumbed and some are marked with pencil scribbles. One… Read more
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Misscelaneous Poems (Volumes I & II). The Works of Alfred, Lord Tennyson. (Fireside Edition)

by Tennyson, Alfred Lord

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Published
1909
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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Boston and New York: N.p., 1909. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 8vos. 276; 331 pages. Hardcovers bound in grey cloth and with paper labels on the spines. The bindings shows light to moderate wear. The spines are a bit darkened, and the paper spine labels are rubbed. A… Read more
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Idylls of the King. The Works of Alfred, Lord Tennyson (Volume IV Only). (Fireside Edition)

by Tennyson, Alfred Lord

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Published
1909
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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Boston and New York: N.p., 1909. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 8vos. 267 pages. Hardcover bound in grey cloth and with paper label on the spine. The binding shows light to moderate wear. The spine is a bit darkened, and the paper spine label is rubbed. A sound… Read more
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Poetical Works of Lord Byron: Childe Harold; Don Juan

by Byron, Lord; Edited By Mathilde Blind

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Published
1886
Condition
Good
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$12.50

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London: Walter Scott, 1886. Hardcover. Good. 16mo. 369, (4) pages. A small book measuring about 5 1/2 inches tall by 4 1/4 inches wide. Hardcover in green or brown cloth. The binding has moderate wear and is a bit bumped. Title and scroll design work on spine in gilt. Front flyleaf is… Read more
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore, With Life. [With FORE EDGE PAINTING]

by Moore, Thomas

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Published
1869
Condition
Good
Item Price
$350.00

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Edinburgh and London: Gall & Inglis / Houlston & Wright, 1869. Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 490 pages. A small book measuring 6 5/8 inches tall by 4 1/2 inches wide. Hardcover bound in full brown leather with elaborate designs on the binding embossed in gilt and in blind. All edges gilt. The binding is… Read more
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Rythem and Rhymes, the Songs of a Bookworm

by Stillwell, Margaret B.

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$17.50

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Mount Vernon, New York: N.p., 1977. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 97 pages. Hardcover with a green dust jacket, now in mylar. The jacket shows light wear overall, but there is a jagged tear in the jacket in the center of the rear panel. The book has some light… Read more
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