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Poems of Robert Browning

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press.: 1910

Edition: Oxford edition

Sellers ID: 01545

Condition: Good


This book shows signs of light use some rubbing to the corners of the cover,it has gilt edged uncut pages. View more info

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The Hurting Kind

By: Austin, Josephine

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Bridge House Publications: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01861

Condition: Good


Josephine Austin, a poet with a difference for the nineteen eighties - one that writes deep feeling sensitive poetry . Her work is distinctive and follows no style of previous generations of poets. There is a previous owners name in ink on the front end-paper. The glossy soft covers are discoloured and have creasing to them. This book has signs of being well read but is still a tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Anna of all the Russias: The Life of a Poet under Stalin

By: Elaine Feinstein

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04352

ISBN: 0297643096

Condition: Very Good


In this book, Elaine Feinstein tells the full story of Anna Akhmatova - one of the greatest poets of Russian literature, and one of the most fascinating figures of the twentieth century - making use of a wealth of new material, including memoirs, letters and journals, and interviews with akhmatova's surviving friends and family. A good clean and tight copy. View more info

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A Murmur in the Trees

By: Emily Dickinson

Price: £15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Bulfinch: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02965

ISBN: 0821225006

Condition: Very Good


Emily Dickinson ( 1830- 1886) was born in Amherst, Massachusetts, and is considered to be one of the greatest poets of American literature. She composed over seventeen hundred unique lyrics, dealing with religion, love, nature, death, and immortality, only seven of which were published during her lifetime Her verse noted for its aphoristic style, its wit, its delicate metrical variation, and its bold and startling imagery, has had great influence on twentieth - century poetry. The cloth bound spine shows light wear and fading. A clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping i... View more info

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The clear shadow

By: Mary Casey

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Rigby & Lewis Easter: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04430

ISBN: 1869887123

Condition: Very Good


During her life-time Mary Casey had been persuaded to publish only a handful of her poems, always in journals of limited circulation. On her death, in 1980 , she left behind a large body of work, from, which three sequences of poetry have been selected. This is no 131 of a limited no of 250 which was the first print run. There is a dedication on the front end paper which says " for Elspeth Huxley from Gerard Casey ". A good , clean and tight copy. View more info

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Flora Poetica: The Chatto Book of Botanical Verse

By: Sarah Maguire

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Chatto and Windus: 2001

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04393

ISBN: 0701169222

Condition: Very Good


Flora Poetica brings together over 250 poems about flowers, plants and trees from eight centuries of writing in English. Fourteenth- century lyrics sit next to poems written in the year 2001. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info