Category: Poetry

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WILLIAM BLAKE, MYSTIC: A Study. Together with YOUNG'S NIGHT THOUGHTS: Nights I & II,

WILLIAM BLAKE, MYSTIC: A Study. Together with YOUNG'S NIGHT THOUGHTS: Nights I & II, With Illustrations by William Blake. And frontispiece, Death's Door, from Blair's 'The Grave'

Blake, William; Adeline M. Butterworth; Edward Young

Liverpool and London: The Liverpool Booksellers Co. Ltd; Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton Kent & Co. 1911

First edition. Finely bound in contemporary three-quarter brown morocco, double ruled in gilt with five raised bands to the spine, with double ruled compartments and titles in...

14503

£295.00

TO THEMIS

TO THEMIS Poems On Famous Trials With Other Pieces.

Blunden, Edmund; illustrated by Randolph Schwabe

London: The Beaumont Press. 1931

First edition. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's quarter buckram binding with decorative paper boards, the titles in gilt to the spine. Frontispiece and decorations by...

13372

£120.00

DREAMTIGERS

DREAMTIGERS

Borges, Jorge Luis; woodcuts by Antonio Frasconi; translated by Mildred Boyer and Harold Morland; introduction by Miguel Enguidanos

London: Souvenir Press, A Condor Book. 1973

First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's original red cloth with black titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and firm, the contents...

14162

£40.00

SONGS AND BALLADS OF ROBERT BURNS

SONGS AND BALLADS OF ROBERT BURNS

Burns, Robert; illustrated by Monro S. Orr.

London and Edinburgh: T. N. Foulis. 1913

First edition with these illustrations. Large 8vo. Beautifully bound by Henderson & Bisset of Edinburgh in full blue morocco titled in gilt to the upper board and spine. All edges...

13481

£175.00

POEMS:

POEMS: THE PRISONER OF CHILLON, And Other Poems (1816); MANFRED, A Dramatic Poem (1817); THE SIEGE OF CORINTH, A Poem and PARISINA, A Poem (1816); THE LAMENT OF TASSO (1817); CHILDE HAROLD'S PIGRIMAGE, Canto The Third (1816).

Byron, Lord [George Gordon Byron]

London: John Murray. 1816

First editions of five titles, bound in one volume. Nineteenth century binding of half calf with title and gilt decoration to the spine. 8vo. Half titles to each title, bound...

14397

£450.00

WORDS WITH A BLACK ORPINGTON

WORDS WITH A BLACK ORPINGTON And Other Poems

Campbell, David

Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 1978

First edition, first printing. Hardcover issue. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent better than very good copy, the...

14129

£25.00

THE SOLITARY MAN

THE SOLITARY MAN

Church, Richard

London: Dent. 1941

First edition, first printing. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A fine copy with no inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the original lightly tanned and rubbed dustwrapper. Not...

3275

£15.00

LOST LEGENDS OF THE NURSERY SONGS

LOST LEGENDS OF THE NURSERY SONGS

Clark, Mary Senior; illustrated by Alice B. Woodward

London: G. Bell and Sons Ltd. 1920

First edition, first printing with these illustrations. Publisher's original red cloth with illustration and titles in white to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. An...

13118

£125.00

LOVE POEMS

LOVE POEMS

Davies, W. H.

London: Jonathan Cape. 1935

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original blue cloth with silver titles to the upper board and spine, in the Elizabeth Montgomery decorated dustwrapper. A lovely fine...

13885

£25.00

THE DREAMER OF THE CASTLE OF INDOLENCE AND OTHER POEMS

THE DREAMER OF THE CASTLE OF INDOLENCE AND OTHER POEMS

Dobell, Bertram; Percy J. Dobell

London: P. J. and A. E. Dobell. 1915

First edition. Inscribed by the publisher (and author's son). Original stitched card covers. 43 pages. A very good copy, the covers a little marked and soiled, the contents clean...

11056

£45.00

SONNET

SONNET

Dolben, Digby Mackworth; with linocut illustrations by J. Martin Pitts

London: The Kouros Press. 1982

First edition thus. Limited edition. Publisher's original stitched pink card covers. The upper cover, one full page and one publisher device illustrated with linocut by J. Martin...

13726

£15.00

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN DRYDEN;

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN DRYDEN; Containing Original Poems, Tales and Translations; with notes by The Rev. Joseph Warton, D. D.; The Rev. John Warton, M.A.; and others. Including The Life Of Dryden by Dr. Johnson.

Dryden, John

London: George Routledge and Sons. 1867

Beautifully bound by Rivière in full tree calf with decorative tooling and five raised bands to the spine. Gilt titles, borders and inner dentelles. Marbled endpapers. All edges...

11048

£350.00

THE IKONS

THE IKONS And Other Poems.

Durrell, Lawrence

London: Faber and Faber 1966

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A fine copy, the binding clean and square, the contents clean...

13863

£25.00

BROMO BOMBASTES:

BROMO BOMBASTES: A Fragment From a Laconic Drama.

Durrell, Lawrence writing as Gaffer Peeslake

London: Caduceus Press. 1933

First edition, first impression, limited to 100 copies. Inscribed presentation copy. Original deep black boards with printed label to front board. A near fine sharp copy with two...

13157

£7,500.00

SQUARING THE WAVES

SQUARING THE WAVES

Dutton, G. F.

UK: Bloodaxe Books. 1986

First edition. Original pictorial wrappers. Signed by the author on the title page. A fine copy with previous owner's ink name to the top corner of the reverse of front wrapper.

5135

£10.00

ALBERT COMES BACK

ALBERT COMES BACK

Edgar, Marriott; illustrated by Caroline Holden

London: Methuen. 1980

First edition with these illustrations. Inscribed and with an original drawing by Caroline Holden. Illustrated in colour throughout. Publisher's pictorial boards without...

13255

£35.00

ONCE TWICE THRICE UPON A TIME

ONCE TWICE THRICE UPON A TIME

Edwards, Dorothy; Ruth Ainsworth; Angela Pickering; Gabriella Falk; Ruth McDonald; Pauline Hill; Pat Kremer; Elizabeth Turner; illustrated by Juliette Palmer

London: Lutterworth Press. 1976

First edition. Publisher's original green cloth with gilt titles to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated in black and white throughout. An excellent near fine...

13258

£30.00

MURDER IN THE CATHEDRAL

MURDER IN THE CATHEDRAL

Eliot, T. S.

Canterbury: H. J. Goulden, Limited. 1935

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's original printed pale lilac wrappers. A lovely near fine copy showing only light rubbing and darkening to...

6192

£5,500.00

THE CONFIDENTIAL CLERK

THE CONFIDENTIAL CLERK

Eliot, T. S.

London: Faber and Faber. 1954

First edition, first printing. Original blue cloth with gilt titles to spine in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square, the contents clean throughout and without...

13464

£35.00

POEMS Written In Early Youth.

POEMS Written In Early Youth.

Eliot, T. S.

London: Faber and Faber. 1967

First edition thus (preceded by an edition of only 12 copies privately printed by Albert Bonniers of Stockholm in 1950). Original purple cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in...

13656

£25.00

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