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Goblin Market, The Prince's Progress & Other Poems

1913, a lovely pocket book of Christina Rossetti's poetry
Christina G Rossetti
Henry Frowde, London, 1913
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover

A Select Collection of Modern Poems (1759)

Includes a very early printing of Thomas Gray's Elegy in a Country Church Yard
Thomas Gray, as well as Mark Akenside, John Armstrong et al
A Donaldson, Edinburgh, 1759
£150.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Oxford Book of Twentieth Century English Verse

Philip Larkin's wonderful selection
Philip Larkin, editor
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1973
£18.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Eleven poetry anthologies

Mostly 20th century verse, chosen by E V Knox, W H Davies etc
Various
Various, London, n.d.
£30.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Canterbury Tales

In an attractive quarter leather binding
Geoffrey Chaucer, in contemporary verse by J U Nicolson, with the woodcuts of William Caxton.
The Franklin Library, Pennsylvania, 1981
£12.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Poems of John Donne

In an attractive quarter leather binding
John Donne, edited by Sir Herbert Grierson
The Franklin Library, Pennsylvania, 1982
£10.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Collected Poems and Translations

The complete works of Veronica Forrest-Thomson
Veronica Forrest-Thomson
Allardyce, Barnett, Lewes, 1990
£50.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Poems

Robert Hugh Benson's verse, published shortly after his death
Robert Hugh Benson, introduction by Wilfred Meynell
Burns and Oates, London, 1915
£12.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Complete Poetical Works of Thomas Chatterton

1906, in two volumes. Includes the Rowley Poems
Thomas Chatterton, edited by Henry D Roberts
George Routledge & Sons, London, 1906
£15.00
Poetry | Hard Cover

The Poems of Sir John Suckling

An attractive 1880s American pocket edition
Sir John Suckling, edited by Frederick A Stokes
Frederick A Stokes, New York, 1886
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover

Le Chariot D'Or

with the bookplate of Ivor Novello
Albert Samain
Mercure de France, Paris, 1912
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Association Copy

The Collected Poems

The poetry of Stanley Kunitz
Stanley Kunitz, dustwrapper art by Elise Asher
W W Norton, New York, 2000
£10.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Garden of the Prophet

Given as a gift from H.M.S. Caballa in 1943 and signed by 5 VAD nurses
Kahlil Gibran
William Heinemann, London, 1935
£30.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Le Paradis Perdu de Milton

Volume 2, 1759, with Addison's notes
John Milton
Chez Ganeau, Paris, 1753
Sold
Poetry | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Laird's Lykewake (Signed copy)

With handwritten poem from the author, a Glaswegian poet
Alexander G Murdoch, with an introduction by Rev. George Gilfillan.
Simpkin, Marshall & Co, London, 1877
£40.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

In Parenthesis

A rare second impression from 1937; David Jones' magnificent Great War verse and prose.
David Jones
Faber & Faber, London, 1937
£150.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Of Vibrancy and Peace

A selection of poems from published and unpublished volumes
Dane Rudhyar
Servire, London, 1973
£10.00
Poetry | Hard Cover

Antechinus, Poems 1975–1980 (Signed copy)

Signed by Australian poet A D Hope
A D Hope
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1981
£25.00
Poetry | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Ox-Bow's Heath (Signed copy)

Signed by Adam Thorpe, limited to 100 copies
Adam Thorpe, frontispiece by Joanna Herald
Ulysses, London, 1999
£15.00
Poetry | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions

Eros in Dogma

Signed by Jean Faraday Davies, who served at Bletchley Park in WW2
George Barker
Faber & Faber, London, 1944
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Morte Arthure

14th century alliterative poem of the Arthurian legend
Robert of Thornton, edited with introduction, notes and glossary by Mary Macleod Banks
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1900
£10.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Story of Sigurd the Volsung and the Fall of the Niblungs

2nd edition, and Morris's favourite of his own poems
William Morris
Ellis & White, London, 1877
£25.00
Poetry | Hard Cover

The Esdaile Notebook

A Volume of Early Poems from Percy Bysshe Shelley
Percy Bysshe Shelley, edited by Kenneth Neill Cameron
Faber & Faber, London, 1964
£10.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Caprices (1893) and Orchids (1896)

Wratislaw's verse from the decadent 1890s
Theodore Wratislaw
Woodstock, Oxford, 1994
£50.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Kodak Mantra Diaries (Signed copy)

Signed by Iain Sinclair
Iain Sinclair
Beat Scene Magazine, Coventry, 2006
£30.00
Poetry | Soft Cover | Signed Copies

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