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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

lakeland poets collection

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: london, weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01916

ISBN: 0297831216

Condition: Very Good


A collection of lakeland poets. The book is in very good condition. View more info

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Last Poems

By: A.E. Houseman

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, The Westminster Press: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04971

Condition: Good


There is light wear to the extremities of the boards and the pages are a little tanned. View more info

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A Shropshire Lad

By: A.E.Houseman

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, The Richards Press Ltd: 0

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04935

Condition: Very Good


This little book is 101 pages long which are filled with the poem 'A Shropshire Lad ', by A.E. Houseman. There is tanning and tape stains to the front and rear end papers. The d/w is worn to the corners and has small tears to the head and foot of the spine. There is also an inscription on the front end paper. View more info

The Art of Wordsworth

By: Abercrombie Lascelles

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press.: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01163

Condition: Good


The book has uncut pages and the dw has got a few tears and nibbels and is foxed. View more info

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Redbreast: The Robin in Life and Literature

By: Andrew Lack

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Uk, SMH Books: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04696

ISBN: 0955382726

Condition: Near Fine


'Robin Redbreast', by eminent ornithologist David Lack was first published in 1950. It has been called ' a classic and truly delightful book'. A wealth of illustrations, including a Beatrix Potter watercolour, and one by J M W Turner, decorate the text. A clean, tight and delightful book. 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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Poems on the Underground

By: Benson, Gerard; Chernaik, Judith; Herbert, Cicely

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld Nicolson Illustrated: 1992

Sellers ID: 03313

ISBN: 0304342521

Condition: Very Good


This book is a collection of poetry that appears on the London Underground. There is a Christmas dedication on the F.F.P A tight clean copy. View more info

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Victorian Women Poets, An Annotated Anthology

By: Blain, Virginia

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Longman: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04795

ISBN: 0582275695

Condition: Very Good


This copy of Victorian Women Poets has been heavily annotated in pencil on various pages by the previous owner. There is also some light blotching to the front end papers. Otherwise a good , tight copy. View more info

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Like Something Flying Backwards: New and Selected Poems

By: C.D. Wright

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Bloodaxe Books Ltd: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04482

ISBN: 1852247622

Condition: Very Good


' Like Something Flying Backwards ' is the first UK edition of her work, and presents a wide range of her lyrics, narratives, prose poems and odes. there is fading down one side of the spine. A good , clean and tight copy. View more info

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Ode to the Countryside: Poems to Celebrate the British Landscape

By: Carr, Samuel

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, National Trust: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03108

ISBN: 1905400950

Condition: Very Good


Explore Britain's green and pleasant land with this rich collection of poetry. Some of our best-loved poets muse on the simple joys of rural life. Beautifully illustrated by classic artists this celebration of Britain's pastures, sleepy villages and dramatic landscapes is one to treasure. A good, clean tight copy. View more info

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Country Verse

By: Carr, Samuel

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Chancellor Press: 1979

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03470

ISBN: 0907486088

Condition: Fine


An anthology which is delightful for its own sake has also a certain importance for the way in which it emphasises an affinity for the countryside shared by English poets and English painters. A fine clean copy. View more info

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The Oxford Book of English Verse

By: Christopher Ricks

Price: £16.50

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 1999

Edition: 7th Reprint

Sellers ID: 04348

ISBN: 0192141821

Condition: Near Fine


Here is a treasure - house of over seven centuries of English poetry. This completely fresh selection brings in new poems and poets from all ages, and extends the range by another half-century, to include many twentieth -century figures not featured before - among them Philip Larkin and Samuel Beckett, Thom Gunn and Elaine Feinstein - right up to Ted Hughes and Seamus Heaney. There is light wear to the corners of the d/w. View more info

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Inferno:The Divine Comedy: Volume 1:

By: Dante, Alighieri: Translated and edited by Robin Kirkpatrick

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Penquin Classic, Penguin Classics: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03527

ISBN: 0141195878

Condition: Near Fine


Dante called his poem a ' comedy', or commedia. Only in the sixteenth century was the adjective ' divine' attached to Dante's original title. The commedia is a single poem of one hundred cantos, subdivided into three parts- The Inferno, The Purgatorio and the Paradisio, each part constituting a cantica. This translation of the Inferno is the first in a three volume set. There is a light mark on the forward face of the text block. A tight clean copy. View more info

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Twenty - Five Poems

By: Dylan Thomas

Price: £30.00

Publisher: UK, J.M.Dent & Sons Ltd.: 1944

Edition: 4th Edition

Sellers ID: 03691

Condition: Good


' A new poet has arisen who shows every promise of greatness. His work is on a huge scale both in theme and structurally and the form of many of the poems is superb,... Here alone among the poets of the younger generation is one who could produce sonnets worthy of our great heritage.' - Edith Sitwell. 1936. The boards shows light wear and there is an inscription and a small tear on the front end paper. The D/W which is covered in plastic shows signs of discolouration and has wear to the head of the spine and corners. It is still a tight copy. 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 Oxford Book of Lartin Verse

By: H.W.Garrod.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Henry Frowde: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04868

Condition: Very Good


' The Oxford Book of Latin Verse from the earliest fragments to the end of the Vth century A.D. There is foxing on the end papers and a school label stating this was given as a Bromsgrove School Prize of 1923. A good, square copy. View more info

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An Explosion of Limericks

By: Holland, Vyvyan

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Cassell & Co Ltd.: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03373

Condition: Good


This cheerful volume, with its wealth of misleading information, is guaranteed to elicit every kind of appreciative merriment from the horse-laugh to the superior smile of a subtle point well taken. The text block is lightly marked as is the ffep's there is also a gift dedication in ink . The D/W is worn and torn and is also price-clipped. A good tight copy. View more info

The Story of the Gadsbys

By: Kipling Rudyard

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Frome Somerset, The R.S. Surtees Society: 1986

Edition: Reprints

Sellers ID: 01729

ISBN: 0948560045

Condition: Very Good


a reprint containing plays. View more info