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1 The Kasidah of Haji Abdu El-Yezdi Translated and Annotated By His Friend and Pupil F.B.

Thomas B Mosher

1896, Limited Edition: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall, Card Cover: Nr Fine, 
Original card covers with yapp edges, 99pp, an edition limited to 925 copies, hand made paper, a very clean copy. X007768 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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2 Echoes from the Iron Road and Other Poems
Aitken William
John Menzies

1893, 1st: 8vo, Cloth: VG-, 
Poems by 'Inspector Aitken' of the G&SWR, many having a Railway connection. 310pp. VG copy in original blue cloth boards, top hlaf of half-title page missing (presumably excised to remove old ownership details). 014364 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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3 Mystic Lyrics from the Indian Middle Ages
Althaus, Paul
GEORGE ALLEN & UNWIN

1990, 1st English Edition: 8vo, Hardcover: Very Good, Very Good
Interior lightly foxed. Original black cloth, and smart dust jacket slightly browned at the spine 013031 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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4 Autumn to Autumn and Selected Poems 1953-1976
Alvarez A
MACMILLAN
0333236157 / 9780333236154
1978, 1st Edition: 8vo, Hardcover: VG, VG-
Original cloth and dustwrapper, which has faded spine and slight shelf wear, 61pp, with clear plastic protective cover. First collected edition. X003085 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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5 Poems
Angela Hobbs
Serebrolog

1987, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Card Cover: Very Good, 
Original card covers, 89pp with illustrations by Anna Barnes, with note from the author and inscribed by her. X007470 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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6 Sonnets, Stanzas and a Crescendo Composition
Anon
Remington & Co

1884, 1st Edition: 12mo, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original dark blue cloth with gilt titling to spine, bevelled edges, slight rubbing to the head and tail of the spine, 96pp. The authorship is unsettled, Copac suggesting Charlotte Anley or Marion Harland. X010038 
Price: 39.00 GBP
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7 The Complete Poetical Works of Bret Harte
Bret Harte
Chatto & Windus

1886, 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original brown cloth with gilt titling, bevelled edges, 324pp, slight foxing to prelims, author's copyright edition. X009268 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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8 A Long Undressing : Collected Poems 1949-1969
Broughton James
The Jargon Society

1971, 1st Thus: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG, VG
Many of these poems first appeared in earlier books and magazines. 192pp VG copy in dust wrapper. With a signed dedication for Broughton on front end-paper (1974). X012939 
Price: 19.50 GBP
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9 An Italian Visit
C Day Lewis
Jonathan Cape

1953, 3rd Impression: 8vo, Cloth: VG, VG-
77pp, signed inscribion from the author. VG copy in slightly worn dw. X003639 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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10 The Miracle of Love and Other Poems
Clutton-Brock Arthur
Ernest Benn Ltd

1926, Limited Edition: Large 8vo, Decorative Boards: VG, Fair
Published for Julian Editions being limited to 450 un-numbered copies. xvi+90pp. A Fine printing by Cambridge University Press on uncut handmade paper. Paper covered boards with buckram/gilt spine. VG copy and with the rarely seen dust wrapper, edge worn and with loss (ainly to rear) X001567 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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11 The Pixies' Song
Coleridge S T


1862, 4to, Leather Bound: Good, 
Original black full calf, gilt title to upper board, lower board leather surface scored with loss, 7pp, with b/w illustrations and verse in manuscript, a rare title. Written by the author whilst at Cambridge University. X018081 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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12 Prayers and Graces A Little Book of Extraordinary Piety
Collected By Allan M Laing
Victor Gollancz

1944, 1st Edition: 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall, Hardcover: Fine, Nr Fine
Original cloth and dustwrapper, which has slightly sunned spine, 64pp, with 30 illustrations by Mervyn Peake. First issue with 2/6 on d/w. X005414 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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13 Meeting Places and Other Poems
David Cole
The Alden Press

1977, 1st Edition: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Fine, Fine
Original cloth and dustwrapper, 52pp, signed by the author on fep. X009396 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Peacock Pie : A Book of Rhymes, De La Mare Walter
14 Peacock Pie : A Book of Rhymes
De La Mare Walter
FABER & FABER

1946, New Edition: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG, Fair
New edition illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. 107pp. Original cloth and dustwrapper, cloth along top edge dusty. Dust wrapper has significant loss to edges with some slight fading. X009548 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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15 The Infant Bridal and Other Poems
De Vere Aubrey
MACMILLAN and Co

1864, 1st: 12mo, Cloth: Good, 
Original blue cloth with gilt titling, worn and edges and spine reglued. 356pp. Signed presentation copy from Author. X006278 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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16 Selected Poems of James Henry
Ed Christopher Ricks
Handsel Books
1590510216 / 9781590510216
2002, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Fine, Fine
Original cloth and dustwrapper, 180pp, signed and inscribed by the editor. X007404 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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17 23 New Poems By Contemporary Poets Monthly Chapbook No 1 Vol 1 July 1919
Ed Harold Munro
The Poetry Bookshop

1919, 1st Edition: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Original Wraps: Very Good, 
Original card covers with decorative coloured border, some browning and chipping to yapp edges, 32pp, a few foxing spots here and there. X003546 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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18 Jewels of the Imagination
Ed Mariah Hourihan
The International Library of Poetry
1575531828 / 9781575531823
1997, 1st Edition: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original pink card with black faux leather spine, gilt titling and tipped in colour plate to front cover, card covers slightly soiled, 541pp. There will be additional postage due to weight and size. [1.5kg] X002609 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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19 The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley (3 Volume Set)
Ed Mrs Shelley
Little, Brown & Company

1855, 12mo, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Three volumes. Original black blind-stamped cloth with gilt titling, which has faded on all three volumes, 449/499/450pp, corners bumped and wear to the heads and tails of each volume and slight marks to the front cover of vol one, bindings tight. A very good set. Heavy - UK postage 5.00 X007698 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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20 Some Poems
Edward Fawcett
The Author

1981, 1st Edition: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall, Card Cover: Nr Fine, 
Grey d/w over plain card covers, 37pp. X007706 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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21 Hunting Poems
G J Whyte-Melville
T N Foulis

1911, 1st Edition: 8vo, Cloth: Good, 
Original red cloth with gilt titling and decoration, spine sunned, corners bumped, 139pp, gilt to top edge, otherwise rough cut, illustrated with black and white vignettes and with 16 illustrations in colour by G D Giles. X002207 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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22 Our Girls in Wartime
Gordon Hampden
John Lane

1st: Large 8vo, Paper Covered Boards: VG-, 
Nice humourous poems about Women at work in WW1 with tri-tone comic illustrations. 25pp + 27 plates. Undated but 1918. Contents VG, clean and unmarked, original paper covered boards rubbed on edges and to rear, cloth spine. 016143 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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23 A Celtic Anthology
Grace Rhys
George G Harrap & Co Ltd

1927, 1st Edition: 8vo, Cloth: VG-, VG-
352pp, spare paper title label at rear, Scottish, Irish and Welsh poems. VG clean copy in original cloth boards, rather mottled. Dust wrapper near VG, just a little loss along head of spine X015212 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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24 Poems of the Chase
Graham Sir Reginald
Arthur I Humphreys

1912, 8vo, Cloth: Good+, 
Original green cloth with gilt titling and lining, old damp staining to edges of boards , 135pp, with handwritten verse and inscription on fep. X012456 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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25 Leaving and Leaving You
Hannah Sophie
Carcanet
1857544072 / 9781857544077
1999, 1st: 8vo, Card: VG, 
64pp. VG copy in card covers, just a hint of wear to edges. Signed by Author to title page. 013610 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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26 When The Words Are Gone
Hardiman Scott
Chatto & Windus with The Hogarth Press
0701119144 / 9780701119140
1972, 8vo, Hardcover: Good, Good
Original cloth and dustwrapper some wear. 32pp, a new collection of poems mostly concerned with East Anglia, signed and with good inscription by the author on fep. X017086 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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27 Verses Piscatory and Amatory
Henry Lamond
Philip Allan & Co

1924, Limited Edition: 8vo, Card Cover: VG-, 
Original grey card with white vellum spine, corners a little bumped. 62pp, No 78 of a limited edition of 250 copies, signed by the author, bookplate to front pastedown, some pages uncut. X002617 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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28 The Sure Shield of England and Various Verses
Homewood W
Stevenage Printing Works

1st: 8vo, Cloth: VG, 
86pp, 3 photo plates. Undated but inscription from Author to front pastedown dated 1937. VG clean copy in blue cloth boards. 016007 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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29 Roving Shafts
Ingo Simon
Thornton Butterworth Limited

Limited Edition: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original grey card cover with white vellum spine and gilt titling, corners bumped, 166pp, undated , but c 1924, and pages uncut, No 278 of a limited edition of 350 copies, printed by the Golden Cockerel Press. Errata slip present. X003331 
Price: 26.00 GBP
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30 Born Early
Ivens, Michael
ViLLIERS PUBLICATIONS

1975, 1st English Edition: 8vo, Soft Card Cover: Very Good, 
Clean unmarked interior, faint age marks on cover. Florid inscription on FFEP 'for Henry Maxwell ever Michael Ivens' X020163 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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