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Image for Laurence Bloomfield in Ireland. a Modern Poem

Laurence Bloomfield in Ireland. a Modern Poem

By: Allingham William

Price: £275.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co: 1864

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 096400


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 c... View more info

Was Der Tag Mir Zutragt Funfundfunfzig Studien

By: Altenberg Peter

Price: £119.99

Publisher: Berlin, S. Fischer Verlag: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008778


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 View more info

Image for Rettorica et Poetica d'Aristotile tradotte di greco in lingua vulgare fiorentina da Bernardo Segni

Rettorica et Poetica d'Aristotile tradotte di greco in lingua vulgare fiorentina da Bernardo Segni

By: Aristotele Bernardo Segni

Price: £475.00

Publisher: In Firenze, In Firenze, Appresso Lorenzo Torrentini, impressor' Ducale: 1549

Seller ID: 009582


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 View more info

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Antiquissimi Virgiliani Codicis Fragmenta et Picturae ex Bibliotheca Vaticana.

By: Bartoli Pietro Santo

Price: £775.00

Publisher: Romae, ex chalcographia apud Fedem Marmoreum,, Romae: 1741

Seller ID: 097238


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. View more info

A Few Late Chrysanthemums

By: Betjeman John

Price: £39.99

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008351


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 View more info

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Battle with the Dark and Other Poems

By: Bury Adrian

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, Grant Richards: 1942

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 096857


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. View more info

Fifty Songs

By: Campion Thomas

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Ballantyne Press: 1896

Seller ID: 097835


Collation, lx1pp, decorative title and initials by Ricketts.Bound in printed paper decorative boards, paper title label. Binding light rubbed, very minor wear. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean and bright throughout. A very nice copy. View more info

Image for 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 ]

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 ]

By: Cowper William

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Baldwin and Cradock: 1835

Seller ID: 096594


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. View more info

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Dramas Translations and Occasional Poems

By: Dacre Lady [ Barbarina Brand ] [ Inscribed Copy ]

Price: £575.00

Publisher: London & Birmingham, John Murray [ Not Published ]: 1821

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 097449


Inscribed on free endpaper '' to George Hibbert Esq with Lady Dacre's Compliments '' George Hibbert, English Merchant, Politician, Slave and ship owner, book collector. Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 9 x 6 inches. Collation, ix,249pp,vi,269pp, errata slip. Bound in later plain boards, leather title labels.Bindings rubbed, some loss, some fading. Both bindings are holding firm. Internally, previous owners bookplate, some persistant light spotting, heavy to endpapers... View more info

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A Collection of Poems...by Several Hands [ Complete in 6 Volumes ]

By: Dodsley Robert [ Edited By ]

Price: £175.00

Publisher: London, J. Dodsley: 1782

Seller ID: 097349


Complete in 6 volumes. Books measure 7 x 4 3/4 inches. Engraved vignette on each title page, engraved header on first page of each volume. Bound in full period calf, flat bands, ornate gilt tooling on spines, leather title labels. Calf rubbed on edges and corners, with wear loss on head and tail of spines, labels chipped, one missing. Generally bindings in good condition, all holding firm. Internally, some light browning. Pages in good clean condition. A nice set, in att... View more info

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The Tour of the Dove a Poem with Occasional Pieces

By: Edwards John

Price: £750.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown: 1821

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009012


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 View more info

Oeuvres De M. De Florain

By: Florian Jean Pierre Claris De

Price: £210.00

Publisher: Paris, De L'imprimerie De F. Dufart: 1805

Edition: Nouvelle Edition

Seller ID: 095754


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. View more info

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My Recreations. Verses

By: Ford Emily E.

Price: £80.00

Publisher: New York, Hurd and Houghton. The Riverside Press: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 096982


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. View more info

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Juvenilia: Poems on Various Subjects of Devotion and Virtue.

By: GIbbons Thomas

Price: £160.00

Publisher: London, Printed by J. Buckland . and J. Ward: 1750

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 096591


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. View more info

Rime del conte Gio. Battista Mamiano: sonetti, madrigali, canzoni, canzonette, ode, sestine, idilii, Egloghe

By: Giovanni Battista Mamiani

Price: £280.00

Publisher: In Venetia Approfso Andrea Baba, 1620

Seller ID: 097252


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. View more info

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Poems of Eva Gore-Booth Complete Edition with the Inner Life of a Child and Letters

By: Gore-Booth Eva

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co: 1929

Seller ID: 097141


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. View more info

Image for The Book of Gems from the Poets and Artists of Great Britain  [ 18th & 19th Century. Wordsworth to Tennyson ]

The Book of Gems from the Poets and Artists of Great Britain [ 18th & 19th Century. Wordsworth to Tennyson ]

By: Hall S. C.

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Bell & Daldy: 1868

Seller ID: 097673


Book measures 9 x 7 inches. Collation, viii,304pp, 4pp of facsimile signatures, text illustrations. Bound in original publishers leather backed [ imitation tortoiseshell or walnut boards ], elaborate gilt tooling on spine, gilt border and design on top board. Boards have some light scrathes or cracking, [ under the varnish ], two corners worn, with some loss. Generally a very attractive binding. Internally, at some time, [ not recently the binding has been recased, binde... View more info

The Peak and the Plain Scenes in Wooldland, Field, and Mountain

By: Hall Spencer T.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, Houlston and Stoneman: 1853

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 095738


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 clot... View more info

Selected Prose. Translated By Mary Hottinger and Tania & James Stern. Introduction By Hermann Broch

By: Hofmannsthal Hugo Von

Price: £42.00

Publisher: New York, Bollingen Series XXXIII. Pantheon Books: 1952

Seller ID: 097487


Book measures 9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches. xlvii,384pp. Bound in original publishers blue cloth backed, cream buckram boards. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket lightly rubbed. Jacket in good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A nice clean copy. View more info

Image for 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

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

By: Kelly T. W.

Price: £280.00

Publisher: London, Printed for And Published By the Author: 1861

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 095711


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. View more info