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Dante Alighieri ou la Poesie Amoureuse ("Dante Alighiere, or the Love of Poetry") Two Volume Set.

By Delecluze, E. J.

Paris: Adolphe Delahays, 1854. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 12mos. 284, 362 pages. The bindings measure about 7 1/2 inches tall by 4 7/8 inches wide. Two volume set. Hardcovers bound in tan mottled paper covered boards. Binding is scuffed, worn down to the boards in places. Chipping at hinges, headcap and foot of spine. Pencilled notations on front pastedown of first volume. Some damping to bottom edge of some pages. Text has some occasional foxing. This is a 2 volume set about Dante and his poetry; it is NOT a collection of the poetry itself. Text is in French.

$40.00

The Odyssey of Homer: Volume II: Books XIII-XIV (13-24) (Classics)

By Homer; Edited by W. B. Stanford

New York: Macmillan / St. Martin's Press, 1984. Hardcover. Very Good. 16mo. xciv, 453 pages. Hardcover bound in red cloth. Light to moderate wear to the binding. There is a faint red rubbing mark on the fore edge of the text block, but this does not affect the interior. A sound copy with clean text.

$12.50

Canterbury Tales (Everyman's Library)
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Canterbury Tales (Everyman's Library)

By Chaucer, Geoffrey; (Edited by A. C. Cawley; Introduction by Derek Pearsall)

New York: Everyman's Library / Alfred A. Knopf, 1992. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. 607 pages. Hardcover bound in slate blue cloth with a clear mylar dust jacket and a printed paper panel underneath the front of the jacket. Prior owner's ink inscription on the front flyleaf. Text is sound and clean.

$6.00

The Tapestry Maker [SIGNED]

By Malone, Ted

Winston-Salem, NC: John F Blair, 1971. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 12mo. 82 pages. SIGNED first edition hardcover in green and white dust jacket. Some foxing of the DJ, and toning of the spine.All edges of text block show foxing. Author has written two inscriptions on front flyleaf. Some foxing of text, particularly near gutter.

$6.50

Homer's Iliad, First Three Books and Selections (GREEK WITH NOTES IN ENGLISH).

By Homer; Edtied by J. R. Sitlington Sterrett

New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago: American Book Company, 1907. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 12mo. Variously paginated. Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth. Moderate wear to the binding. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Text in Greek with notes in English.

$30.00

Phenomenal Woman: Four Poems Celebrating Women
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Phenomenal Woman: Four Poems Celebrating Women

By Angelou, Maya

New York: Random House, 1995. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 16mo. 22 pages. Hardcover with black, pink, and blue illustrated dust jacket. DJ is lightly rubbed. Some scuffing. Prior owner wrote an inscription on the half title page. Text is otherwise clean.

$6.00

A Commentary On the Collected Poems of W.B. Yeats

By Jeffares, A. Norman

Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1970. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo. 563 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a green dust jacket. Light wear to the jacket. The book is fresh and clean. The copyright date is 1968, but the number line on the copyright page ends in 70, indicating a 1970 printing. Tis is NOT a collected edition of Yeats' poems; it is a commentary on his poetry with bits of poetry throughout.

$10.00

The Poems of Catullus, a Bilingual Edition

By Catullus; Translated by James Michie

New York: Random House, 1969. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. 239 pages. Hardcover with a tan dust jacket. Some rubbing and wear to the jacket. There is a 1 inch tear and creasing at the top edge of the jacket's rear panel, right at the spine. The book is sound and unmarked. Text is in Latin and English.

$10.00

Forms of Glory: Structure and Sense in Virgil's Aeneid (Literary structures)

By Hunt, J. William Hunt

Carbondale and Edwardsville: Southern Illinois University Press, 1973. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 123 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a tan dust jacket. A fresh, clean copy.

$7.50

The Altar and the City: Reading of Virgil's "Aeneid

By Mario A. di Cesare

New York and London: Columbia University Press, 1974. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 278 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a yellow dust jacket. A fresh, clean copy.

$6.00

The Aeneid

By Virgil; Translated by Robert Fitzgerald

New York: Random House, 1983. Soft cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 402 pages. Hardcover with a black and grey dust jacket. The jacket shows some wear and has a brief tear and crease at the foot of the spine and another brief tear at the top of the front panel. Possibly a BCE; there is no price on the front inner flap of the jacket. The book itself is sound and clean.

$8.00

The Aeneid of Virgil: A Verse Translation, Bi-Millennial Edition

By Virgil; Translated by Allen Mandelbaum

Berkeley, Los Angeles and London: University of California Press, 1981. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Barry Moser. 8vo. 413 pages. Hardcover with a green dust jacket. Light to moderate wear to the jacket; there is a small nick at the bottom edge of the jacket on the rear panel. A sound copy with clean text. The front of the jacket notes "Bi-Millennial Edition." The number line on the copyright page begins with a 1 and ends with a 0.

$18.50

The Ghetto and Other Poems

By Ridge, Lola

New York: B. W. Huebsch, 1918. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 101 pages. Hardcover bound in tan or burnt sienna boards with title on the front cover in gilt. There is some sunning to the edges of the boards, especially on the fore edge and the top edge of the rear cover. Some dark spotting to the front cover near the bottom corner. The headcap is a little torn. Early owner's signature of Frances Lerman, 1920 on the front flyleaf. Text is toned but clean. Complete with the tipped in errata just before the Table of Contents leaf. Lola Ridge (1873-1941) was born in Dublin but moved to the United States in 1907, living first in San Francisco before settling in Greenwich Village, New York. She was an anarchist poet as well as a feminist, and she edited avant-garde and Marxist publications. This is her scarce first book.

$60.00

Coleridge's Submerged Politics: The Ancient Mariner and Robinson Crusoe

By Keane, Patrick J.

Columbia and London: University of Missouri Press, 1994. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 419 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a black and blue dust jacket. A fresh, clean copy.

$6.00

Byron's Don Juan, Volume I: The Making of a Masterpiece

By Byron, Lord George Gordon; Truman Guy Steffan

Austin: University of Texas Press, 1957. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 397 pages. Hardcover bound in black cloth. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. A sound copy with unmarked text. Volume 1 only.

$15.00

Byron's Don Juan, Volume IV: Notes on the Variorum Edition

By Byron, Lord George Gordon; Willis W. Pratt

Austin: University of Texas Press, 1957. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 406 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in black cloth. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. A sound copy with unmarked text. Volume 4 only.

$15.00

The Epigrams of M. Val. Martial, in Twelve Books with a Comment

By Elphinston, James

London: Baker and Galabin, 1792. Hardcover. Poor. Quarto. 573 pages, indexed. Hardcover quarter bound in brown leather with brown cloth boards. The binding is damped, with soiling and scuffs. The front and rear boards are detached. The spine is missing. The cloth of the front and rear boards are peeled up at the lower corners. Prior owner's name written on front pastedown. Patterned endpapers. Bottom edge of text block is damped. Prior owner's blindstamp on lower corner of second front flyleaf. Upper corner of title page has been removed. Text is foxed. A notation is written at the foot of page v of the preface.

$125.00

Blake as an Artist
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Blake as an Artist

By Bindman, David

Oxford and New York: Phaidon Press Ltd. / E. P. Dutton, 1977. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 256 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a tan pictorial dust jacket. A nice, clean copy.

$7.50

William Blake: A New Kind of Man

By Davis, Michael Justin

Berkeley and Los Angeles: Univ of California Pr, 1977. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 181 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a green dust jacket. A nice, clean copy.

$6.00

The Variorum Edition of the Poetry of John Donne, Volume 6, The Anniversaries and the Epicedes and Obsequies

By Stringer, Gary A. [Editor]

Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1995. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 689 pages, indexed. Hardcover in red, white, and black glossy dust jacket. Light rubbing to the jacket. Text is clean.

$35.00

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