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Tales of Terror and Wonder

1887, a compendium of Gothic ballads collected by Matthew Gregory
Matthew Gregory Lewis, with an introduction by Henry Morley
George Routledge & Sons, London, 1887
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First thus

Selected Poems

1928, first edition of this collection of Ezra Pound's poetry
Ezra Pound, edited with an introduction by T S Eliot
Faber & Gwyer, London, 1928
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Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Poetical Works of Edgar Allan Poe

1858, with original memoir. Full leather binding, profusely illustrated
Edgar Allan Poe, illustrated by F R Pickersgill, John Tenniel, Birket Foster, Felix Darley, Jasper Cropsey, P Duggan, Percival Skelton, and A M Madot
Sampson Low, Son & Co, London, 1858
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Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Poems

A scarce early title from mystical poet Amy Key Clarke
Amy Key Clarke
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1922
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Poems (1971) & Out Loud (1976)

Two early collections of verse from Adrian Mitchell
Adrian Mitchell
Jonathan Cape, London, 1971
£10.00
Poetry | Soft Cover

Poems Dramatic and Lyrical

1911, Clifford Bax's second published book of verse
Clifford Bax
The Orpheus Press, London, 1911
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Sea Poems

1946, with sixteen original lithographs by Mona Moore
Myfanwy Piper, editor, illustrated by Mona Moore
Frederick Muller, London, 1946
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The Disappearing Room (Signed copy)

Signed by Mara Bergman, her first full collection of poetry
Mara Bergman
Arc Publications, Todmorden, 2018
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Marlborough and Other Poems

Arthur Bryant's copy of C H Sorley's verse (1916)
Charles Hamilton Sorley
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1916
£40.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies

Poets at War

An Anthology of Verse by Australian Servicemen (1944)
Ian Mudie, compiler
Georgian House, Melbourne, 1944
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Raiders' Dawn

Alun Lewis's first book of poetry, with the bookplate of Vivian de Sola Pinto
Alun Lewis
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1944
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Poetry | Hard Cover | Association Copy

The Life and Death of Jason (Signed copy)

This copy signed by American writer and anthologist Edward J O'Brien
William Morris
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1914
£30.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Association Copy

Witch Poems

A collection of poems about witches, superbly illustrated
Daisy Wallace, editor. Illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Pepper Press, London, 1980
£30.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Oxford Poetry 1925

including early work by Graham Greene, C Day Lewis and Harold Acton
Patrick Monkhouse, and Charles Plumb (editors)
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1925
£35.00
Poetry | Soft Cover | First Editions

In the Day of Battle

1916, an early anthology of Great Poetry, and the first apprearance in book form of John McCrae's In Flanders Fields
Carrie Ellen Holman
William Briggs, Toronto, 1916
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The Golden Staircase, Poems for Children

1906, in a delightful cream cloth and gilt decorated binding
Louey Chisholm, colour plates by M Dibdin Spooner
T C & E C Jack, London, 1906
£40.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings

Hogarth Living Poets No 24: New Signatures

including W H Auden, Stephen Spender and Julian Bell
Michael Roberts, editor
The Hogarth Press, London, 1932
£40.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Thoreau Calendar

A Quotation from the Works of Henry David Thoreau for Every Day in the Year (1912)
Henry David Thoreau, edited by E M Evors
Frank Palmer, London, 1912
£30.00
Poetry | Soft Cover | First Editions

Art in the Light of Conscience (Signed copy)

Eight essays on poetry by Marina Tsvetaeva, signed by translator Angela Livingstone, and a copy of The Ratcatcher (also signed by Livingstone)
Marina Tsvetaeva, translated & edited by Angela Livingstone
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass., 1992
£35.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Nineteen-Sixteen, An Anthology

1935, poems inspired by the Easter Rising in Dublin, 1916
Edna C Fitzhenry, compiler
Browne and Nolan, Dublin, 1935
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The Crusader's Christmas

c1890, covers cut in the shape of the crusader's armour, and with super lithographs
Broadbrim, illustrations by Frank Feller
The Art Lithographic Publishing Co, Munich & New York, 1890
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Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Widsith, Beowulf, Finnsburgh, Waldere, Deor

C K Scott Moncrieff's translation "Done Into Common English After the Old Manner"
C K Scott Moncrieff, with an introduction by Viscount Northcliffe
Chapman & Hall, London, 1921
£50.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Dante's Divine Comedy, Vol 1: Inferno

Venice, 1751. La Commedia di Dante Alighieri
Dante Alighieri
Giambatista Pasquali, Venezia (Venice), 1751
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Poetry | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Mrs Kimber (Signed copy)

Signed by artist Mary Kessell, and Shell publicity maestro Jack Beddington
Osbert Sitwell, illustrated by Mary Kessell
Macmillan, London, 1937
£80.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions | Dustwrapper

Julia, Daughter of Claudius

1927, Gertrude Trevelyan's first work and winner of the Newdigate Prize for poetry
Gertrude Eileen Trevelyan
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1927
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Poetry | Soft Cover | First Editions

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