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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott with a memoir of the author . Scott 2. Volume II. Marmion.

by Scott, Sir Walter; The British Poets: Scott, 6

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Published
1865
Condition
Good
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Early Reprint
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Boston: Little, Brown, 1865. Boston: Little, Brown, 1865. 12mo. Hard cover binding, 409 pp. Marmion with introduction and appendix. Antique ex-library with hand-numbered and dated bookplate. Unattractive rebinding in cloth by local library, covering old binding. Good.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 12 mo.. Antique ex-library.
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Firstborn with ephemera from post 1972 poetry reading

by Glück, Louise (Gluck, Glueck)

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Published
1968
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$300.00

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New York: New American Library, 1968. New York: NAL, 1968. First edition, stated first printing of author's first book. Stiff wrappers. Front and back hinges reinforced with archival tape. Titles are circled and their are other marginalia. Offered with the book is a two-page mimeograph of additional poems and announcement of a poetry reading to be held on 12 April… Read more
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Petits Poemes En Prose Oeuvres Critiques

by Charles Baudelaire

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
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Reprint
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$7.50

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Paris: Larousse, 1965. Paris: Larousse, 1965. 16mo. Mass Market Paperback. Nouveaux Classiques Larousse. 144 pp. Picture of the author on the cover, biographical information included. Wrap edgewear, light underlining in pencil on a few pages. Old price stamp inside cover. A solid reading copy. Very good.. Reprint. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.… Read more
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Poesie I, Choisies Pages

by Alfred De Musset

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Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
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Reprint
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$12.00

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Paris: Larousse, 1959. Paris: Larousse, 1959. 16mo. Mass Market Paperback. 140 pp. Printed in France, entirely in French. Front wrap has small divets. Spine tight, text clean and unmarked. History of the poet's life, illustrated with period paintings. A solid, collectible edition. Very good.. Reprint. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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The Poetical Works of Samuel Butler Volume I only, British Poets Series

by Butler, Samuel

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Published
1866
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$66.00

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Boston: Little Brown, 1866. Boston: Little Brown, 1866. Early reprint, British Poets Series. Volume I. 1866, no edition stated. Brown cloth binding decorated and rules in blind, gilt titles to spine. Frontispiece portrait of Butler with facsimile signature, protective tissue. Antique ex-library with hand-numbered and hand-dated bookplate. Chipping top of spine, hinges sound, no pocket. Very good condition.. Reprint.… Read more
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The Poetical Works of Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey, with a memoir

by Howard, Henry

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Published
1864
Condition
Very Good
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Early Reprint
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$68.00

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1864. Boston: Little, Brown, 1864. 12mo. Hard cover binding, lxxii, 190 pp. Brown cloth binding, stamped in blind, gilt titles. Frontispiece portrait of Howard with facsimile signature, protective tissue. Antique ex-library with hand-numbered and dated bookplate. Hinges sound. No pocket. Very good condition.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 12 mo.. Antique ex-library.
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott with a memoir of the author. Vol. VII

by Scott, Sir Walter; The British Poets: Scott, 7

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Published
1857
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Very Good
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Early Reprint
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Boston: Little, Brown, 1857. Boston: Little, Brown, 1857. Volume VII. 12mo. Hard cover binding, 350 pp. Brown cloth binding, stamped in blind, gilt titles. Antique ex-library with hand-numbered and dated bookplate. Hinges sound. No pocket. Very good condition.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 12 mo.. Antique ex-library.
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The Poetical Works of Matthew Prior with a life by Rev. John Mitford, In Two Volumes, Volume II only

by Prior, Matthew; The British Poets: Prior, 2

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Published
1854
Condition
Very Good
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Early Reprint
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Boston: Little, Brown, 1854. Boston: Little, Brown, 1854. 12mo. Hard cover binding, vii, 343 pp. In 2 volumes, volume 2 only. Antique ex-library with hand-numbered and dated bookplate. Hinges sound. Occasional foxing. Very good condition.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 12 mo.. Antique ex-library.
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The Poetical Works of Henry Kirke White with a Memoir by Sir Harris Nicolas, The British Poets

by White, Henry Kirke White; Nicolas, Sir Harris (memoir)

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Published
1864
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
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$42.00

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1864. Boston; Little, Brown, 1864. First thus selected from the Aldine Edition, corrected.12mo. Cloth binding, 252 pp. including 8-page catalogue. Binding decorated in blind with gilt titles at spine. Attractive antique library bookplate, hand-numbered and hand-dated. Frontispiece portrait of white, protective tissue. Shallow chipping top of spine. Very good.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by… Read more
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood. With some account of the author. In Four Volumes (Volume IV ONLY) The British Poets

by Hood, Thomas

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Published
1864
Condition
Very Good
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Early Reprint
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Boston: Little Brown, 1864. Boston: Little Brown, 1864. 16mo. 280 pp. Volume IV ONLY. Brown cloth binding, decorated in blind with gilt titles to spine. Chipping top and bottom of spine.. Hinges sound. Antique ex-library with hand-numbered and hand-dated bookplate. No pocket, Very good.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.… Read more
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott. With a Memoir of the Author. Volume V. The British Poets

by Scott, Sir Walter; The British Poets: Scott, 5

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Published
1857
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Very Good
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Boston: Little, Brown, 1857. Boston: Little, Brown, 1857. Volume V. 12mo. Hard cover binding, 373 pp. Brown cloth binding, stamped in blind, gilt titles. Antique ex-library with hand-numbered and dated bookplate. Hinges sound. No pocket. Very good condition.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 12 mo.. Antique ex-library.
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron in ten volumes, Volume VII only

by Byron, Lord; The British Poets: Byron, 7

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Published
1864
Condition
Very Good
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Early Reprint
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Boston: Little, Brown, 1864. Boston: Little, Brown, 1864. 12mo. British Poets Byron 7. Hard cover binding, brown cloth, rules in blind, titles in gilt to spine. 372 pp. In 10 volumes, volume 7 only. Contains Sardanapalus: A Tragedy, The Two Foscari: An Historical Tragedy; Cain: A Myster. Antique ex-library with attractive hand-numbered and dated bookplate. Hinges sound. Occasional foxing. One… Read more
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood. With some account of the author. In Five Volumes (Volume V ONLY)

by Hood, Thomas

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Published
1866
Condition
Good
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Boston: Little Brown, 1866. Boston: Little Brown, 1866. 16mo. 452 pp. Volume V ONLY. Chipping top and bottom of spine. 1" tear to cloth along spine. Hinges sound. Antique ex-library with hand-numbered and hand-dated bookplate. Good.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Antique ex-library.
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Western Review Volume 14 Summer 1950

by Thompson, Francis, I.; Wilner, Herbert; Sullivan, Walter; Unger, Leonard; Valery, Paul

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Published
1950
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$22.00

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Iowa City: State University of Iowa, 1950. Iowa City: State University of Iowa, 1950. First edition. 8vo. Stapled wrappers, 80 pp. New view on Finnegans Wake, Interpretation of Keats, Poems by Valery. Near fine.. First Edition. Stapled Wrappers. Near Fine. 8vo. Periodical.
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Western Review Volume 15 Winter 1951

by Coleman, Goldgar, Sommers, Sanchez, Rawlings, Nichols, Teitel, Schoeberlein, Hall

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Published
1951
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Iowa City: State University of Iowa, 1951. Iowa City: State University of Iowa, 1951. First edition. 8vo. Stapled wrappers, 80 pp. Proust as Moralist, Translating Yeats into French, Comment on Herwood Anderson, Review of George Orwell, C.G. Jung, Rainer Marie Rilke, Gilbert Highet. Near fine.. First Edition. Stapled Wrappers. Near Fine. 8vo. Periodical.
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The Essential Gwendolyn Brooks: (American Poets Project #19)

by Brooks, Gwendolyn; Alexander, Elizabeth, editor

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Published
2005
Condition
New
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Reprint
ISBN
9781931082877
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$62.00

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New York: Library of America, 2005. New York: Library of America, 2005. Reprint. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 174 pp. Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks was an American poet, author, and teacher. Her work often dealt with the personal celebrations and struggles of ordinary people in her community. She won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry on May 1, 1950, for Annie Allen,… Read more
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood. With some account of the author. In Four Volumes (Volume III ONLY)

by Hood, Thomas

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Published
1864
Condition
Good
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Early Reprint
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Boston: Little Brown, 1864. Boston: Little Brown, 1864. 16mo. 285 pp. Volume III ONLY. Chipping top of spine. Hinges sound. Antique ex-library with hand-numbered and hand-dated bookplate. Good.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Antique ex-library.
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The Essential Gwendolyn Brooks: (American Poets Project #19)

by Brooks, Gwendolyn; Alexander, Elizabeth, editor

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Published
2005
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New
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Reprint
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9781931082877
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$62.00

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New York: Library of America, 2005. New York: Library of America, 2005. Reprint. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 174 pp. Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks was an American poet, author, and teacher. Her work often dealt with the personal celebrations and struggles of ordinary people in her community. She won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry on May 1, 1950, for Annie Allen,… Read more
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The Essential Gwendolyn Brooks: (American Poets Project #19)

by Brooks, Gwendolyn; Alexander, Elizabeth, editor

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Published
2005
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New
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Reprint
ISBN
9781931082877
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$62.00

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New York: Library of America, 2005. New York: Library of America, 2005. Reprint. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 174 pp. Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks was an American poet, author, and teacher. Her work often dealt with the personal celebrations and struggles of ordinary people in her community. She won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry on May 1, 1950, for Annie Allen,… Read more
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott with a memoir of the author. Vol. III

by Scott, Sir Walter; The British Poets: Scott, 6

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Published
1857
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Early Reprint
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$68.00

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1857. Boston: Little, Brown, 1857. Volume III. 12mo. Hard cover binding, 356 pp. The Lady of the Lake. Rebound in plain library cloth. Antique ex-library with hand-numbered and dated bookplate. Hinges sound. Very good condition.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 12 mo.. Antique ex-library.
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