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The Century's Poetry 1837 - 1937 (Vol II: Bridges to the Present Day): (Pelican Book No. A40)
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The Century's Poetry 1837 - 1937 (Vol II: Bridges to the Present Day): (Pelican Book No. A40)

By Denys Kilham Roberts

London: Penguin Books, 1938. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Dust jacket: Slight edge wear, archival tape repair to reverse of fold of front flap. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Volume II of the two volume set. First printing. Browning to page edges and margins, otherwise excellent. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 261-506 [2]

$25.29

Penguin Modern Poets Series (Complete Run of 27 Volumes)

By Adrian Henri, Roger McGough, Brian Patten, etc

London: Penguin Books, 1962-1979. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 4.25 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Complete 27 volume run of the first Penguin Modern Poets Series. A mixture of first and early printings. Light rubbing to spines, light browning to pages. Most have a previous owner's name inside front cover or to half title page. An excellent set, includes the ever popular Mersey Sound volume (No 10). Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £24.85; Oceania £37.40; Rest of World £33.90. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 4.25 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Paperback

$133.10

Limits and Renewals

By Rudyard Kipling

London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd, 1932. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.25 x 8 inches (13.5 x 20 cm). Dust jacket: Slight chipping to ends of spine, some creasing to front flap. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Red buckram binding. Light foxing to page edges and endpaper, otherwise excellent. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 8 inches (13.5 x 20 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 400

$59.90

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

By Edward Fitzgerald (Trans.) / Edmund J. Sullivan (Illust.)

London: E.P. Dutton and Company, 1913. 1st US Edition . Good Plus. 7.75 x 10.25 inches (20 x 26 cm). First US printing of The Sullivan Illustrated edition. Red cloth binding with gilt illustration, rebacked with original cloth laid over (frayed to edges) boards heavily damp stained. New Endpapers, light marking to half title page, top page edges gilt. Other edges untrimmed. Good solid binding, a few occasional light marks but internally in excellent clean condition throughout. Includes the 'Skull and Roses', illustrations made famous by The Grateful Dead on the their 1971 Eponymous Life album. Overall condition is Good Plus. Size: 7.75 x 10.25 inches (20 x 26 cm). Hardback

$532.40

A Lyttel Booke of Nonsense

By Randall Davies

London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd, 1925. New Edition . Good Plus. 7 x 9 inches (18 x 23 cm). Illustrated paper covered boards. Rebacked in olive cloth with black lettering. Wear and rubbing to covers, very clean text and illustrations. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Bearing his engraved bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 7 x 9 inches (18 x 23 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 78

$25.29

Dwellers in the Wood

By John Clare / Harold Goodwin (Illust.)

London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd, 1967. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Near Fine. 5.75 x 8.5 inches (14 x 21 cm). Dust jacket: Excellent condition with no wear or tears. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: First US edition. Unread copy. Beige cloth binding, small mark to spine, otherwise in first class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.75 x 8.5 inches (14 x 21 cm). Hardback

$18.63

Mazeppa, A Poem; Ode (To Venice); A Fragment

By Lord Byron

London: John Murray, 1819. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.25 x 8.25 inches (13.5 x 21.5 cm). Later red buckram binding with fading to spine and light marking to boards. Book contains volume V of the Works of Lord Byron (1824) followed by the first edition of Mazeppa (1819). This second title also includes Byron's Ode to Venice and A Fragment of a Novel. This final piece is the first printing of his unfinished vampire horror story. Written the same night as Mary Shelley's Frankenstein and Polidori's Vampyre (based on this fragment) during their ghost story writing contest. This example is lacking the final leaf of ads that contains the imprint, we are therefore unable to determine if this is the first or second state. Light foxing to text. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 8.25 inches (13.5 x 21.5 cm). Hardback

$332.75

Robin Hood. A Collection of Poems, Songs, and Ballads

By Joseph Ritson (Ed.)

London: George Routledge and Sons, 1884. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Decorative green cloth binding with gilt, red and black illustrations to front board and spine, blind decoration to rear board. Bevelled board edges, wear and slight loss to cloth at ends of spine. Board corners slightly worn. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper, dated 1889. Colour frontis, several illustrations within the text. A couple of light marks to text but overall a nice clean example. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 444

$59.90

Rosalind and Helen. A Modern Eclogue
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Rosalind and Helen. A Modern Eclogue

By Percy Bysshe Shelley / H. Buxton Forman (Ed.)

London: Reeves and Turner, 1888. 1st Edition Thus . Good. 6x 9 inches (15 x 23.5 cm). Limited edition of 500 copies. Ex-library copy with number to spine, stamp and label to front endpapers and label residue to half title page. No stamps to text. Spine and board corners worn. Heavy bumping to head of spine and upper corners. Foxing to page edges, clean text. . Overall condition is Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 6x 9 inches (15 x 23.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxiv, 92

$31.94

The Cambridge Book of Lesser Poets
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The Cambridge Book of Lesser Poets

By J.C. Squire (Compiled by)

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1927. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (14 x 19.5 cm). Blue buckram binding. Tanning to front endpapers, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. One poem has a few inked notes, two pages have offsetting from an old newspaper clipping, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 7.75 inches (14 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 470

$18.63

Shelley at Oxford
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Shelley at Oxford

By Thomas Jefferson Hogg

London: Methuen and Co Ltd, 1904. 1st Edition . Very Good. 4.5 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Quarter parchment with paper covered boards, paper title label to spine. Page edges untrimmed, rubbing and browning to spine. Browning to endpapers, a few spots of foxing, otherwise very clean throughout. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Scarce. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 229

$39.93

About English Poetry [SIGNED]
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About English Poetry [SIGNED]

By G.F. Bradby

London: Oxford University Press, 1929. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19 cm). Signed by Author. Green buckram binding with light marking to boards, foxing to page edges, spotting to text. Previous owner's name and bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Stain to half title page, inscribed and signed by the author to front free endpaper: 'C.P. Evans from G.F. Bradby, Jan 1930'. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 78

$25.29

The Poetical Works of George Crabbe
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The Poetical Works of George Crabbe

By George Crabbe / A.J. Carlyle and R.M. Carlyle (Ed.)

London: Henry Frowde, Oxford University Press, 1908. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good. 5 x 7.25 inches (13 x 18.5 cm). Blue buckram binding. All edges gilt, a few light marks to boards and page edges, tanning to front endpaper, very clean text throughout. A nice clean example of this first Oxford edition. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5 x 7.25 inches (13 x 18.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxii, 600

$18.63

Modern Love
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Modern Love

By George Meredith

London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1948. Revised Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Dust jacket: Old tape repair to top edge on reverse, which has slightly stained the front cover. Slight wear to head of spine, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Blue buckram binding with a few light marks to boards. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Slight damage to half title page, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxvi, 51

$21.30

Poems and Critics: An anthology of poetry and criticism from Shakespeare to Hardy
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Poems and Critics: An anthology of poetry and criticism from Shakespeare to Hardy

By Christopher Ricks (Ed.)

London: Collins, 1966. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5 x 7.75 inches (12.5 x 19.5 cm). Dust jacket: Slight edge wear, short tear and crease to lower edge of front cover, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Red cloth binding. Slight tanning to endpapers, a few spots to page edges, some marks to a couple of pages, otherwise very clean throughout. Uncommon early work by Ricks, who went on to become Professor of Poetry at Oxford University. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5 x 7.75 inches (12.5 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 224

$31.94

Byronic Thoughts: Maxims Reflections Portraits
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Byronic Thoughts: Maxims Reflections Portraits

By Lord Byron / Peter Quennell (Ed.)

London: John Murray, 1960. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 4.5 x 7.75 inches (11.5 x 19.5 cm). Dust jacket: Price clipped with later publisher's price label to front flap. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Green cloth binding. Very light foxing to top page edge, otherwise excellent. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7.75 inches (11.5 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: x, 117

$25.29

Selected Poems
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Selected Poems

By Charles Baudelaire / Geoffrey Wagner (Trans.)

London: The Falcon Press Limited, 1947. 2nd Impression . Very Good Minus/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). Dust jacket: Excellent original jacket. Slight darkening to spine, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. . Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Beige cloth binding with damp marking to board. Slight spotting to endpapers, a couple of small marks to text. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 131

$25.29

Rejected Addresses: or, The New Theatrum Poetarum
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Rejected Addresses: or, The New Theatrum Poetarum

By James Smith / Horace Smith

London: John Murray, 1833. 17th Edition . Good Plus. 4.5 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Original publisher's quarter cloth binding with paper covered boards. Chipped title label to spine, cloth split along front joint but securely bound. Board corners worn, paper chipped on front board. Page edge untrimmed, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Rust spot to front endpapers, a few pages have marks to the text. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxxi, 170

$25.29

A Greek Garland. A Selection from the Palatine Anthology
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A Greek Garland. A Selection from the Palatine Anthology

By F.L. Lucas (Trans.)

London: Oxford University Press, 1939. 1st Edition . Good Plus/Good. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19 cm). Dust jacket: Loss to upper edge with crude taped repairs, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: Red cloth binding with light marking to boards. Heavy foxing to page edges, spotting throughout text, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Scarce. Overall book condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xvii, 105

$25.29

The Faber Book of Modern Verse
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The Faber Book of Modern Verse

By Michael Roberts (Ed.)

London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1936. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Dust jacket: Old tape repairs to ends of spine. Tape reinforcements to reverse. Some loss to ends of spine, light stains to front cover, darkening to spine, creasing to front flap, front flap clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: Blue cloth binding. Slight darkening and marking to spine. Light crease to head of spine, previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper. Very clean text throughout. First printing complete with the scarce original jacket. . Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xvi, 352

$46.59

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