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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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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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John Betjeman: New Fame, New Love

By: Bevis Hillier

Price: £17.50

Publisher: UK, John Murray Publishers Ltd: 2002

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03773

ISBN: 0719550025

Condition: Fine


This book is the centrepiece of Bevis Hillier's sparkling trilogy, one of the most entertaining of biographies . Betjeman's loves and longings are described, as well as the beginning of his close and enduring friendship with Lady Elizabeth Cavendish. The d/w has rippling to the top edge front and back and light wear to the top front corner. A good, clean and tight 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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John Keats; Poems Vol III Postumous Poems 1819-1820

By: H. Buxton Forman ( Editor )

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Gowars & Gray: 1901

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04090

Condition: Good


This volume three in a series of five volumes. The text block is speckled to the edges and are uncut on the its top edge.Ther is also light wear to the rear panel.The end -papers and paste-downs are age stained. 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

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The Folio Book of Humorous Verse

By: Leeson, Edward

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03317

Condition: Very Good


This book, full of humorous poetry ,verse and limericks and with its brightly coloured pictorial covers should make you smile or even laugh. It comes complete with a slipcase. A good clean and tight copy. View more info

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Rupert Brooke: Life, Death and Myth

By: Nigel Jones

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Head of Zeus: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04406

ISBN: 1781857032

Condition: Very Good


This revised edition of Nigel Jones's admired biography, including an account of a previously unknown affair, reveals a more conflicted and troubled individual than the gilded Adonis of English literary legend. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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From Oasis into Italy: War Poems and Diaries from Africa and Italy, 1940-1946

By: Salamander Oasis Trust

Price: £14.00

Publisher: UK, Shepheard-Walwyn: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03396

ISBN: 0856830631

Condition: Very Good


From Oasis into Italy', the second collection, including diary material and sketches, extends the coverage from Egypt and Libya into Tunisia, Sicily and Italy, taking in contributions from the 1st Army campaign in North Africa and from units in the Balkans and the Eastern Mediterranean. A clean and tight copy. View more info