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100 Best-loved Poems

By: Smith, Philip

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Mineola, NY, U.S.A., Dover Publications Inc., 1995


Contains a chronological selection of one hundred of the greatest and best-loved poems of the English language. 101 pages including an index of alphabetical list of first lines. Reliable next post dispatch from GB. View more info

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1914 and Other Poems

By: Brooke, Rupert

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber, 1947

Edition: Tenth Impression


64 pages. A lovely clean copy in marbled boards with brown lettering. Spine has darkened slightly. "If I should die, think only this of me: That there's some corner of a foreign field That is for ever England. " View more info

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A Bibliographical Companion to Betjeman

By: Gammond, Peter with Heald, John ( Compiled By )

Price: £87.50

Publisher: Guildford, Surrey, The Betjeman Society, 1997

Edition: Limited Edition


Foreword by Candida Lycett Green. No. 208 in a limited edition of 250. Contains original invoice signed by John Heald and with his sticker. Glassine protective jacket is fair only as shows tears and some creasing. Internally immaculate in blue boards with gilt monogram and signature to cover and lettering to spine. View more info

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A Burns Treasury

By: Burns, Robert

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Nimmo Hay & Mitchell,


Part of the Miniature Series. Bound in green leather over card. Undated but gift inscription on front endpaper dated 1909. 155 pages. Top edge gilt. A very good clean copy divided into two sections:- Poems, and Songs & Ballands View more info

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A Catalogue of Fur or Furry Fancies

By: More, Heston

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Skeffington & Son Ltd,


Undated but gift inscription on front end paper dated 1929. Blue cloth covers with white cloth spine. Gilt top edge. Gilt lettering to spine. 60 pages. Dustjacket has darkened to spine strip. Binding square and tight. Text block clean. A very good copy of this now hard-to-find title which contains poems about cats. 16 b&w illustrations by Morgan. View more info

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A Choice of Kipling's Verse with an Essay on Rudyard Kipling

By: Kipling, Rudyard, Eliot, T. S. [chosen by]

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber, 1956

Edition: Fifth Impression


Square, tight hardback in price-clipped dustwrapper which shows signs of wear/tear and has been internally repaired with tape. 306 pages. View more info

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A City Tribute to John Donne

By: Rolfe, Sue and Hilton, Andrew (ed)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Portsmouth, Hampshire, Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1972


A celebration of the life of the poet and Dean of St. Pauls published to mark400th. anniversary of his birth, held from the First - Eighth October 1972. Large format stapled booklet. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Cotswold Souvenir (SIGNED COPY)

By: Chapman, Keith ( Poems By )

Price: £12.50

Publisher: England, Not Stated,

Inscription: Signed by Author


Clean, bright nineteen page, stapled booklet. Gift inscription to title page SIGNED by the poet stating ' Mrs Sally Owen ? - To help you pass the time away - Keith Chapman' Undated. View more info

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A Flight Of Fancies

By: Gale, Norman

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Rugby, Warwickshire, Author House,


158 pages of poetry in green boards with gilt lettering and banding to sunned cover and spine. Light, intermittent foxing to some pages. No date c 1910. Page edges untrimmed. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Form of Consolation (SIGNED COPY)

By: Durnford, John

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Bath, Avon, Not Stated, 1984

Inscription: Signed by Author


Green card covers with black lettering. 12pp. A collection of seven intensely moving poems with commentary & illustration written during the author's time as a Japanese prisoner of war in Thailand during the years 1942-1945. Signed & dated by the author on the verso of the front cover View more info

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A Kipling Anthology - Prose

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co, 1922

Edition: Reprint


Clean, bright copy from The Caravan Library Series. Gilt decoration to front board and spine. Gilt to top edge. D/W shows some wear & tear and minor loss. View more info

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A Letter to Lao Tze

By: Smith, John

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis, 1961

Edition: First Edition


Ex-library copy with usual markings. Text block clean. Binding square and tight 59 pages. A book of poetry. View more info

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A Map of Modern English Verse

By: Press, John

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1977

Edition: Fourth Impression


Explores a fascinating area of literary history, large tracts of which will be unknown to all but the most industrious readers of twentieth-century poetry. Good, clean copy with light sunning to page edges and wear to covers. Gift inscription to half-title. 282 pages including index. View more info

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A Merry-Go-Round of Song

By: Gale, Norman

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Old Bilton, Rugby, Norman Jacobs, 1919

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


Signed on the title page by the author with the inscription "For Margaret from her affectionate Godfather Norman Gale". An anthology of children's poetry. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. 146 pages. Some foxing to endpapers. Tanning to page edges. A good hardback copy. View more info

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A Second Book of Modern Poetry

By: Treble, H.A. ( Selected and Arranged by )

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co, 1929

Edition: Reprint


No. 61 in the English Literature Series edited by J.H.Fowler. Good, clean copy - 84 pages including an index of first lines. Gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Next post dispatch. View more info