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Image for Journey From Obscurity: Wilfred Owen 1893-1918 - I Childhood.

Journey From Obscurity: Wilfred Owen 1893-1918 - I Childhood.

By: Owen, Harold.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford, 1972. 0192111469: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2176

ISBN: 0192111469

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in fine condition, dustwrapper with light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Second impression, pp xiii, 274, b&w illustrations. The story of Wilfred Owens upbringing as told by his younger brother. View more info

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Poems Upon Several Occasions

By: Parnell, Thomas

Price: £30.00

Publisher: John Bell: 1778

Seller ID: 006545

Condition: Very Good


Small hardcover 13.5x8cm bound in full leather, gilt title on red label to spine, gilt decorations to spine and edges of boards, leather rubbed at head and foot of spine, hinges and corners, top edge of boards darkened, some browning to rear end paper and title page, lacks front end paper, bookplate of Alex Brebner Esq, in Very Good condition commensurate with age. 1778, pp x, 120. A short life history of the author and collected poems. View more info

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The Course of Time: A Poem.

By: Pollock, Robert.

Price: £80.00

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons.: 1857

Edition: Illustrated Edition

Seller ID: 004732

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in beveled cloth covered boards with intricate gilt details, small booksellers sticker on front paste down (D. Wylie & Sons) and a small bookbinders sticker on rear paste down (Edmonds & Remnants), all edges gilt, some light shelfwear to head and foot of some but otherwise in Very Good condition. Illustrated edition, pp xxiv, 359, b&w illustrations. View more info

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Carmina Sapphica.

By: Quinti Horati Flacci.

Price: £1,500.00

Publisher: Anne & David Bromer, (The Ashenden Press): 1984

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 004752

Condition: As New


35x25mm in a 17x11cm case. Miniature. Full russet Morocco, single gilt rule surround to upper and lower covers, spine gilt lettered with raised bands and gilt ruled compartments, all edges gilt, laid into a compartment in a russet cloth folding case with gilt ruled and lettered russet morocco back, together with its prospectus in a dark brown cloth folder with morocco label, Mint condition. An edition of 150 copies [54], pp 46. The Ashendene Press 'Queen's Dolls' House Book is, as is well known, the greatest rarity of this press. The original was a miniature reproduction, printed from what th... View more info

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Alexander Mackie: Prose and Verse.

By: Robertson, John Minto.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Rosemount Press.: 1916

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006959

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in strong card covers, in Very Good condition. With pp92, frontispiece photo of Alexander Mackie. With foreword and memoir by John Minto Robertson. Poetry and verse by Alexander Mackie. View more info

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The Sea Curry

By: Salmon, Bernard.

Price: £500.00

Publisher: Self Published: 1983

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004566

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, brown paper covered boards with blind stamping to front cover, some light shelfwear to head and foot of spine but otherwise in Near Fine condition. Limited edition of 100 [77], Signed by Author/Artist on colophon, seven silk screened illustrations with tissue guards. View more info

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The Tablets I-VIII.

By: Schwerner, Armand

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Cummington Press: 1968

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004397

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in original cloth covered boards with paper title label, pages are uncut at edges and printed on Okawara paper, no dustwrapper, slightly bumped corners but otherwise in Fine condition. Limited Signed edition of 150 [82], etching on title page by Carol Heinberg Yeh exclusive to limited signed edition, unpaginated. Armand Schwerner was an avant-garde Jewish-American poet. His most famous work, Tablets, is a series of poems which claim to be reconstructions of ancient Sumero-Akkadian inscriptions, complete with lacunae and "untranslatable" words. View more info

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Troy Park.

By: Sitwell, Edith

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Duckworth: 1925

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004809

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original cloth covered boards with titles on front cover, some foxing to edges of text block and light foxing to prelims, previous owners bookplate on front pastedown but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 103. View more info

Image for Galic Antiquities: Consisting of A History of the Druids, Particularly those of Caledonia; A Dissertation on the Authenticity of the Poems of Ossian; and A Collection of Ancient Poems, Translated from the Galic of Ullin, Ossian, Orran, &c.

Galic Antiquities: Consisting of A History of the Druids, Particularly those of Caledonia; A Dissertation on the Authenticity of the Poems of Ossian; and A Collection of Ancient Poems, Translated from the Galic of Ullin, Ossian, Orran, &c.

By: Smith, John.

Price: £300.00

Publisher: T. Cadell: 1780

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004340

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in original quarter leather binding, intricate tooling to leather portions with marbled paper covered boards, gilt titles and five raised bars to spine, some light shelfwear and scuffing but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp viii, 352. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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The Herrin' and Other Poems

By: Smith, Peter

Price: £12.00

Publisher: C.S Russell and Sons: 1950

Seller ID: 007185

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet, some foxing to covers, staples rusting, previous owners name on inside front cover but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 36. Fisherman's Peoms from Cellardyke View more info

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Tribute to Wordsworth: A Miscellany of Opinion for the Centenary of the Poet's Death.

By: Spark, Muriel; Stanford, Derek.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Wingate: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006161

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, some light browning to endpapers, slight shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear, small chips to head of spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 232. Scarce Title. View more info

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Deare Childe: A Village Idyl.

By: Stone, S. J.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: William Wells Gardner.: 1878

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 005233

Condition: Very Good


Small hardback 15 X 11.5cm. With b&w illustrations. With previous owner's name and dedication in ink on end paper. In Very Good condition Second edition, pp30. Story poem. View more info

Image for Cartographers of the Deus Loci: the Mill House.

Cartographers of the Deus Loci: the Mill House.

By: Stoneback, H.R.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Bird & Bull Press: 1982

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 004486

Condition: Fine


Hardcover, quarter vellum with gilt titles, illustrated paper over boards, in Fine condition. Limited edition of 240 [52], pp 24, red ink illustrations. View more info

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Roses for Remembrance

By: Strong, Patience.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Frederick Muller: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005800

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, foxing throughout, previous owners notes on 3 pages in blue ink but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 64, b&w illustrations. View more info

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The Works of Alfred Tennyson, Poet Laureate, In Thirteen Volumes.

By: Tennyson, Alfred.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Henry S. King & Co.: 1877

Seller ID: 004477

Condition: Very Good


Uniform set of small hardbacks (13.5x8.5cm) in publisher's original blue cloth with gilt title and motifs to spine and ornate gilt pattern to front cover (this pattern is also blind stamped on rear cove but without gilt), all edges gilt, all gilt and cloth covers still bright with just some minor shelfwear and rubbing, some scattered foxing but overall a Very Good and tight set, original owners name (Maude Bainbridge Bell) written in ink to title page of each volume. Volumes 1-3: Misc Poems, Vol I: pp 211, Vol II: pp222, Vol III pp 217. Volumes 4-7: Idylls of the King, Vol I: pp160, Vol II: ... View more info

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In Memoriam, Arthur H. Hallam

By: Tennyson, Alfred.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: The Folio Society: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007314

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in quarter leather with coarse green cloth covered boards with gilt titles to spine, some very light rubbing to edges but otherwise in Fine condition. First Folio Edition, pp 151. View more info

Image for Whitby's Life-Boat Heroes and other Rhymes Suitable for Recitations.

Whitby's Life-Boat Heroes and other Rhymes Suitable for Recitations.

By: Toyn, Joseph.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: J.T. Stokeld & Sons: 1906

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 005693

Condition: Very Good


Stapled paper covered pamphlet, rusted staples and some light foxing and marking as well as a crease to bottom corner and repaired closed tear to bottom of rear cover but otherwise in Very Good condition commensurate with age. Second edition, pp 11. Five Rhymes. View more info

Image for The Iliad of Homer, Chiefly from the Text of Heyne, with Copious English Notes, Illustrating Grammatical Construction: The Manners and Customs, The Mythology and Antiquities of the Heroic Ages and Preliminary Observations on Points of Classical Interest and Importance Connected with Homer and his Writings.

The Iliad of Homer, Chiefly from the Text of Heyne, with Copious English Notes, Illustrating Grammatical Construction: The Manners and Customs, The Mythology and Antiquities of the Heroic Ages and Preliminary Observations on Points of Classical Interest and Importance Connected with Homer and his Writings.

By: Trollope, Rev. William; Homer

Price: £225.00

Publisher: Pall-Mall, C. and J. Rivington: 1827

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005623

Condition: Very Good


Two Volumes in quarter cream vellum, four raised bands and gilt titles on black leather label, maroon cloth covered boards, marbled edges and end papers, bookplate of Colonel T. Innes of Learney neatly on front end paper, cloth slightly faded and marked, some bubbling of cloth near the edges of both volumes, vellum spine with some light marking but otherwise in Very Good condition. First Edition, pp li, 408, 502. Main text in Greek with notes in English. View more info

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Setting Out: New Poems from Aberdeen.

By: Various

Price: £15.00

Publisher: John Barton Publishers: 1972

Inscription: Signed by Editor

Seller ID: 006356

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. First edition. Signed by the editor. With pp53, with a foreword by Robert Garioch. New Poems from Aberdeen. View more info

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A.E. Houseman, A Divided Life.

By: Watson, George L.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Rupert Hart-Davis: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005633

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in original dark red cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine, slight bumping to top of spine otherwise in Near Fine condition with no inscriptions, unclipped dustwrappe with some slight fading to spine and some slight marking to original paper wrapper, minor edge rubbing and some small tears repaired internally but otherwise Very Good. First edition, pp 235, b&w frontis and plates, bibliography, index. A challenging reappraisal of that enigmatic figure who has until now remained grimly unapproachable. View more info