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Laurence Bloomfield in Ireland. a Modern Poem, Allingham William
1 Allingham William Laurence Bloomfield in Ireland. a Modern Poem
London Macmillan & Co 1864 First Edition Small 8vo Signed by Author
Inscribed on 2nd blank, '' From the Author ''. Book measures 7 x 4 1/2 inches. Collation, viii, [2],290pp, [2], errata slip. Bound in original publishers green stippled cloth, gilt lettering, gilt rule line to top board, gilt crest on bottom board. Cloth light rubbed, light dust or dirt marking, short split on spine, minor abrasion wear. A better than good binding. Internally, endpaper joint wear, content slightly loose. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A nice copy, inscribed by the Author. 
Price: 275.00 GBP
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2 Altenberg Peter Was Der Tag Mir Zutragt Funfundfunfzig Studien
Berlin S. Fischer Verlag 1901 First Edition Very Good 8vo 
Collation, xiv[2]250pp, frontispiece portrait, half title, original wrappers bound in. Bound in contemporary decorative printed buckram/cloth, with leather title label, top gilt edge. Cloth dusty, dirt marked. Binding in very good firm condition. Internally, no loose pages, no writing/marking, pages in very good clean condition.8778.A16 
Price: 119.99 GBP
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Rettorica et Poetica d'Aristotile tradotte di greco in lingua vulgare fiorentina da Bernardo Segni, Aristotele Bernardo Segni
3 Aristotele Bernardo Segni Rettorica et Poetica d'Aristotile tradotte di greco in lingua vulgare fiorentina da Bernardo Segni
In Firenze In Firenze, Appresso Lorenzo Torrentini, impressor' Ducale 1549 Quarter Calf Very Good 8vo 
Collation complete, Signatures: chi, A-ZZ, AAA, (AAA6 blank),6 preliminary leaves, 355, [23],pp.Book measures 8 x 5 inches. Bound in quarter calf, marble boards, flat gilt bands, and title lettering. Binding very light rubbed. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, some persistant very light browning, a few pages with minor repair, one page repaired with loss of a few letters. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A nice clean well bound copy.A17 
Price: 475.00 GBP
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4 Bartoli Pietro Santo Antiquissimi Virgiliani Codicis Fragmenta et Picturae ex Bibliotheca Vaticana.
Romae ex chalcographia apud Fedem Marmoreum,, Romae 1741 Full Period Calf Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Book measures 16 x 11 inches. Collation, xxii, 225pp, engraved title, 58 vignette illustrations. Bound in full period mottled calf, raised bands, gilt fleur de lys design within compartments. Calf rubbed on edges, wear loss on head and tail of spine, two short splits on top hinge joint. Boards holding firm. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy, in a very attractive period binding. 
Price: 775.00 GBP
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5 Betjeman John A Few Late Chrysanthemums
London John Murray 1954 First Edition 8vo 
First edition. Bound in original publishers cloth, with paper title label. Binding in excellent clean condition. Dust jacket lightly rubbed along edges, some light staining/dirt marking, jacket in good condition. Internally, no loose pages, no writing/marking, tanning to endpapers, pages in very good clean condition throughout. A very good clean copy, in lightly rubbed/dirt marked but better tha good jacket. A63 
Price: 39.99 GBP
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Battle with the Dark and Other Poems, Bury Adrian
6 Bury Adrian Battle with the Dark and Other Poems
London Grant Richards 1942 Soft Cover Very Good Plus 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Signed by Author
Gift inscription on free endpaper '' To my Friend Gordon Roe in memory of halcyon nights in the blackout, Adrian Bury april 1942 ''. Book measures 6 x 5 inches. 29 pages. Bound in softcover. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice inscribed copy. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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The life and works of William Cowper, Esq. : comprising his poems, correspondence, and translations. With a life of the author, by the editor, Robert Southey [ Complete in 15 Volumes ], Cowper William
7 Cowper William The life and works of William Cowper, Esq. : comprising his poems, correspondence, and translations. With a life of the author, by the editor, Robert Southey [ Complete in 15 Volumes ]
London Baldwin and Cradock 1835 Very Good Small 8vo 
Complete in 15 volumes. Books measure 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches. Each volume, exept two with engraved frontis, all volumes have an engraved and printed title page. Bound in library buckram. Library number on spines. All bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, engraved frontis and title pages have fox spotting, very occasional stamp. [ about 5 to each volumes ] Pages in very good clean condition. A very good clean well bound working set. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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Petri Criniti viri doctissimi. De honesta disciplina, lib. XXV ; Poetis Latinis, lib. V ; Poematon, lib. II. Cum indicibus., Crinito Pietro
8 Crinito Pietro Petri Criniti viri doctissimi. De honesta disciplina, lib. XXV ; Poetis Latinis, lib. V ; Poematon, lib. II. Cum indicibus.
Lvgdvni : Apvd Seb. Gryphivm Lvgdvni : Apvd Seb. Gryphivm 1554 8vo 
Book measures 6 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches. Collation, [24] leaves, 585 (i.e 587), [3] pages, [1] leaf, Device of printer on title.page. and in variant form on last verso. Signatures: a-b,y, a-z, A-O8, in 8s. Bound in full early calf, panelled boards, raised bands, gilt stamp tooling. Calf rubbed, worn, with loss on edges of boards, a few gouge marks. Although worn, a good binding. Internally, lacking fixed endpaper, early previous owners name on title page, single hole worming mainly to margins, slight larger than single hole affect about 100 pages of text. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A nice copy. 
Price: 260.00 GBP
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The Tour of the Dove a Poem with Occasional Pieces, Edwards John
9 Edwards John The Tour of the Dove a Poem with Occasional Pieces
London Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown 1821 First Edition Very Good 8vo 
First edition, x152[1], half title present, errata.Binding has been sympathetically reback with a new spine and title label, retaining the original boards. Boards rubbed on edges with minor abrasion wear. Binding in very good condition. Internally, pages in very good lean condition. A very nice copy. A5 
Price: 750.00 GBP
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10 Florian Jean Pierre Claris De Oeuvres De M. De Florain
Paris De L'imprimerie De F. Dufart 1805 Nouvelle Edition Period Quarter Calf Very Good 8vo 
Complete in 8 volumes, with 43 engraved plates, including frontis. Books measure 8 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches. Bound in period quarter calf, pink marble boards, gilt bands, gilt fleur de lis, within compartments, leather title labels. Bindings lightly rubbed, some boards faded, abrasion wear on one joint. Internally, some foxing or spotting, heavy in a few places. Pages and engraved plates in good condition throughout. A very nice set, in attractive period bindings. 
Price: 210.00 GBP
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My Recreations. Verses, Ford Emily E.
11 Ford Emily E. My Recreations. Verses
New York Hurd and Houghton. The Riverside Press 1872 First Edition Publishers Cloth Good Plus 8vo 
Ethical Socirty bookplate, and occasional stamp. Book measures 7 1/4 x 5 inches. viii,255pp. Bound in original publishers rust coloured cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth rubbed on edges, some wear on head and tail of spine, small library number. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, pages clean. A nice firm copy. 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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Juvenilia: Poems on Various Subjects of Devotion and Virtue., GIbbons Thomas
12 GIbbons Thomas Juvenilia: Poems on Various Subjects of Devotion and Virtue.
London Printed by J. Buckland . and J. Ward 1750 First Edition 8vo 
Book measures 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, [32],288pp, lacking half title. Bound in library cloth, with numbers on spine. Binding in very good firm condition. Internally, library stamp or mark to first and last few pages, [ about 10 in all ]. Pages in good condition throughout. A good solid copy. 
Price: 160.00 GBP
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13 Giovanni Battista Mamiani Rime del conte Gio. Battista Mamiano: sonetti, madrigali, canzoni, canzonette, ode, sestine, idilii, Egloghe
In Venetia Approfso Andrea Baba 1620 Vellum Very Good Plus 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Book measures 5 1/2 x 3 1/4 inches. 210,[6]pp, engraved title page. Bound in period or early vellum, leather title label. Vellum slightly discoloured. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. 
Price: 280.00 GBP
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14 Gore-Booth Eva Poems of Eva Gore-Booth Complete Edition with the Inner Life of a Child and Letters
London Longmans, Green, and Co 1929 Very Good Good 8vo 
Book measures 8 x 6 inches. xx,653[1]pp. Bound in original publishers blue cloth, with gilt lettering and design. Cloth very lightly marked. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket worn, faded, with loss in several places. Internally, some light spotting to prelims. Pages in good clean condition. A nice clean copy, in a worn jacket. 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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15 Hall Spencer T. The Peak and the Plain Scenes in Wooldland, Field, and Mountain
London Houlston and Stoneman 1853 First Edition Very Good 8vo Signed by Author
With a letter from the author, on notepaper with a printed poem '' Sarah, in Heaven ''. Hall's first wife Sarah, died only nine months after their wedding. The letter refers to an invotation to dine with J. Walker Esq, and friends, unfortunately Hall could not attend, but he offered Walker the chance if he was passing through Derby to visit him. Book measures 7 x 4 1/2 inches. Collation, viii,395pp, engraved frontis, and title. Bound in original publishers blue gilt cloth. Cloth rubbed on edges and corners with some wear loss. Binding i good condition. Internally, pages in good clean condition. A nice copy. A7.3 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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16 Hill Richard [ 3 Volumes Bound in One ] Songs, Carols and Other Miscellaneous Poems from the Balliol MS. 354, Richard Hill's Commonplace-Book [ 3 Works Bound in One Volume ]
London Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co 1908 Full-Leather Very Good Plus 8vo 
Long award inscription '' This book awarded to Miss E. L. Davies, Bedford Collaege for Women, long inscription dated 1910-11. 3 volumes bound in one. 1. Songs, Carols and Other Miscellaneous Poems from the Balliol MS. 354, Richard Hill's Commonplace-Book. 2. Le Morte Arthur, a Romance in Stanzas of Eight Lines . By Bruce J. Douglas. 1903. 3. Sir Gawayne and the Green Knight: An Alliterative Romance Poem, By Morris Richard. 1864. Collation, lix198pp, xxx,148pp, xx,124pp. Bound in full calf, raised bands, gilt title lettering, gilt ' Bedford College '' crest on top board, full gilt edges, inner dentelles, marble endpapers. Calf faded on spine. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean and bright throughout. A very nice copy, in a very attractive binding. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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Homeri Carmina cum brevi annotatione / accedunt variae lectiones et observationes veterum grammaticorum cum nostrae aetatis critica curante C.G. Heyne, Homer
17 Homer Homeri Carmina cum brevi annotatione / accedunt variae lectiones et observationes veterum grammaticorum cum nostrae aetatis critica curante C.G. Heyne
Lipsiae : In Libraria Weidmannia Londini apud I. P Lipsiae : In Libraria Weidmannia Londini apud I. Payne et Mackinlay MDCCCII. [1802] 1802 Very Good 8vo 
Complete in 8 volumes. Books measure 9 x 5 1/2 inches.Pagination: t.1.1: lxx, 691, [1] p., A-E [i.e.5] folded leaves of plates -- t.2: [4], 671, [1] p.t.3: [4], cxviii, 619, [1] p. -- t.4: vi, 704 p. -- t.5: [4], 732 p. -- t.6: [4], 656 p. -- t.7: [4], 808 p. -- t.8: [4], 845, [1] p. A final volume (not present), containing the indexes, published in 1822.. Bound in early ( probably about 150 years ago ) half vellum, vellum corners, marble boards, volume numbers in early hand. Vellum lightly rubbed, slight dust or dirt marked. All bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, some light to moderate tanning throughout. Pages in good clean condition. A very nice well bound set. 
Price: 275.00 GBP
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Menana a Romance of the Red Indians in Ten Cantos, with Notes to Which are Added the Death Robe and Two Other Poems of the American Woods, Kelly T. W.
18 Kelly T. W. Menana a Romance of the Red Indians in Ten Cantos, with Notes to Which are Added the Death Robe and Two Other Poems of the American Woods
London Printed for And Published By the Author 1861 First Edition Period Cloth Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 8 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches. Collation, [6],198pp, errata slip. Bound in original publishers gilt & blind stamped cloth. Cloth very lightly rubbed & faded, light stain mark on top board. Binding in very good condition. Internally, occasional light spotting, a few light stain marks. Pages in good clean condition. A very nice copy, of a rare title. A5.2. 
Price: 280.00 GBP
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19 Langbain Gerard THE LIVES AND CHARACTERS OF THE ENGLISH DRAMATICK POETS also an exact account of all the plays that were ever yet printed in the English tongue : their double titles, the places where acted, the dates when printed, and the persons to whom dedicated
London Tho Leigh at the Peacock against St Dunstan's Church and William Turner at the White Horse without Temple Bar. 1699 First Edition Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 7 3/8 x 4 3/4 inches.Weight 600grams.Collation complete, [16]+182pp, 15pp index, 9pp book catalogue, page number 151/152 repeated.Bound in full calf, with raised bands. Calf rebacked and repaired, rubbed on edges of boards with some minor wear loss. binding in good clean firm condition, with strong hinge joints.Internally, text block holding firm, no loose pages, early previous owners signature on title page, endpapers repaired, silked, 2 small college blind stamps, some minor staining to margin of about 20 leaves. Pages in good clean condition. A good clean copy, in a good solid binding. 
Price: 189.99 GBP
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A Life for Love and Other Poems, Langford John Alfred
20 Langford John Alfred A Life for Love and Other Poems
Birmingham & London Achilles Taylor & Simpkin, Marshall 1900 Near Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Signed by Author
Inscribed '' Presented by the author January 1902 ''. Book measures 7 x 4 1/2 inches. 131 pages. Bookplate of '' Ethical Society, South Place ''. Bound in original publishers red cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth lightly rubbed, small library number on spine. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A nice inscribed copy. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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