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Songs of Experience (as originally illustrated and written)

By: "Blake, William"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: NY, United Book Guild: (Undated)

Edition: (reprint)

Seller ID: 99T013

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, bright interior, clean interior, age soil to exterior, square. Rubbed covers. Facing pages have current printing version of poem on left and original illustrated, printing version on right. Also includes a section with commentaries on each poem. Staple bound, unpaginated (64 pages), 6-5/8x5"" (.16.8x13cm) " View more info

Sonnets from the Portuguese and Other Love Poems

By: "Browning, Elizabeth Barrett (Adolf Hallman, Illus.)"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Garden City, NY", Doubleday: ©1954

Seller ID: 82H016

ISBN: 0385014635

Condition: FINE/Very Good

"As new except for owner's name, light age soil to top edge and faint stain of top corner of page edges. DJ (unclipped) is intact but has small edge and hinge rips and light age soil. 23 poems 104 pages (9-3/8x6-3/8"")" View more info

"Seventeen Letters of George Noel Gordon, Lord Byron to an Unknown Lady 1811-1817"

By: "Byron, Lord (Walter Edwin Peck, ed. & intro.)"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: NY, "Covici, Friede, Inc., Publishers": 1930

Edition: (limited edition)

Seller ID: 4-3Y003

Condition: GOOD-

"""This edition is limited to 500 numbered copies...of which 475 are for sale. This copy is number 29."" Tight, bright and clean deckle edged pages, square. End papers are age tanned and first free page has a gift inscription. Dusty rose paper over boards, with black cloth spine and silver lettering. Exterior has light age soil, softened spine ends, lightly rubbed edges and corner rubbed through to board. No slipcase." View more info

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Fearful Symmetry: A Study of William Blake

By: "Frye, Northrop"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "Princeton, NJ", Princeton: 1969

Edition: "(3rd printing, 1972"

Seller ID: 7-0T016

ISBN: 0691012911

Condition: GOOD+

"As new except for pencil underlining in the first chapter. ""An intelligent and beautifully written critical interpretation of the poetry and symbolic thought of William Blake."" 462 indexed pages. 5.5x8.5x.9""" View more info

Poems & Epistles

By: "Fuller, John"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Boston, MA", "David R. Godine, Publisher": 1973

Seller ID: 7NT072

ISBN: 0879231033

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, slight page yellowing, clean, faint curl. Sunned spine. ""Written during the summer of 1972...a year of hijackings, IRA bombs and the Olympic Games... when"" the author ""was on leave from the university and living in Wales""" View more info

Shropshire Lad

By: "Housman, A.E."

Price: $8.95

Publisher: NY, "Dodd, Mead": 1931

Seller ID: 9DT048

Condition: GOOD+/ No DJ

"Tight, yellowed pages, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, square. Blue with gilt. Water stain to bottom corners of pages (no mustiness). Sun faded spine. Wear to cover corners and spine ends.. No DJ. Gift inscription inside front cover dated 1940. 84 pages, 8x4.75"" (20.3x12.1cm)" View more info

A Shropshire Lad

By: "Housman, AE"

Price: $4.95

Publisher: NY, Avon(#T-08)/Bard(#8): 1950

Seller ID: 49P047

Condition: GOOD+

"Illus. By Eleanor Blaisdell. Tight, square and pretty clean. Chip on bottom of spine. Fading at spine edge. Punched hole in rear cover w bookstore stamp. Sticker on top of front cover. Interior clean but yellowed. Appears unread. 19th century British poet" View more info

Keats: Poems Published in 1820

By: "Keats, John"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: CreateSpace: 2013

Seller ID: 6-4Y007

ISBN: 1466285796

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"As new except for light corner bump which has dog-eared the bottom corner of the front cover and first 4 pages, and the owner's name written on the exterior page edges. Despite the description of content, this is not an anthology (collection of works by different authors) but is a large format reprint of the third volume of Keat's poetry with an introductory essay. 8x10""" View more info

The City That I Never Left

By: "Keelan, Dr. Edward"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: NY, Lyceum / Carlton Press: 1992

Seller ID: 15T037

ISBN: 0806241594

Condition: FINE / Near fine

Book - as new. DJ - As new except for 3 tiny rips on edge. Dr. Keelan's poetry of the Ireland of his growing up memories and his view as an American today. View more info

The Middle Scots Poets (York Medieval texts)

By: "Kingborn, A.M. (Ed.)"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Evanston, IL", Northwestern University Press: 1970

Edition: (1st American edition)

Seller ID: 96T021

Condition: FINE/Near Fine

"As new. Faint shelfwear to DJ edges. Olive cloth with gilt. ""preserve(s) the character of the English while eliminating unnecessary encumbrances such as obsolete letters and manuscript errors. Glossary and explanatory notes operate together to clarify the text...Introduction...set(s) the work in it proper literary context..."" 184 pages, 8x5.25"" (20.3x13.3cm)" View more info

En Flagrant Delire

By: "Lennon, John"

Price: $20.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", Robert Laffont: 1965

Seller ID: 6-9T024

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"As new except for slight surface cracking along exterior cover hinges. No dust jacket. 86 page collection of Lennon's poetry and short fiction, illustrated with Lennon's drawings. Original title: In His Own Words. Text in FRENCH." View more info

The Poems of Andrew Marvell

By: "MacDonald, Hugh(Editor)"

Price: $4.95

Publisher: "Cambridge,MA", Harvard University Press/Muses Library: 1966

Seller ID: 49P044

Condition: GOOD+

"Reader copy. Tight w/distinctly browned spine, some notes in text, owners name in front. 1st line 17th century index" View more info

Salt Water Poems and Ballads

By: "Masefield, John (Chas. Pears, illus.)"

Price: $32.95

Publisher: Macmillan Company: 1921

Seller ID: 7-0T001

Condition: GOOD+

"Tight with clean interior. Slight age tanning of pages with text and the 20 black and white illustrations . The 12 color illustrations and tissue with verse are bright and clean. The exterior page edges are darkened with age. The dark blue cloth covers show age soil with rubbed edges and softened spine ends and corners that have worn through. The gilt title and design on the spine is faded but readable. 33 Salt-Water Ballads, 3 Sea Pictures, and 10 Salt-Water Poems 8x5.5x1.1""" View more info

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Blackbird Singing poems and lyrics 1965 - 2001

By: "McCartney, Paul"

Price: $13.95

Publisher: NY, W.W. Norton: 2002

Seller ID: 15H012

ISBN: 0393324095

Condition: FINE

"As new - gift quality! ""To actually read McCartney's poems, whether exuberant ballads of love or poignant messages of deepest grief, is to appreciate the electrifying power of the confluence of dream and song.."" Contains several new works not included in the original hardcover edition. " View more info

The Complete English Poetry of John Milton

By: "Milton, John (Shawcross, John T. (ed))"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: NY, Anchor: 1963

Seller ID: 78P013

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, faint yellowing of pages, clean interior, faint soil to exterior, slightly skewed. No markings. Anchor 17th Century Series. ""Excluding his translations of Psalms 80-88. Arranged in chronological order with an introduction, notes, variants, and literal translations pg the fooreign language poems.""" View more info

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Exemplary Damages

By: "O'Driscoll, Dennis"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "London, UK", Anvil Press Poetry: 2002

Seller ID: 15T036

ISBN: 0856463507

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"As new except for gift inscription. ""all the best qualities of contemporary Irish poetry…captures contemporary attitudes towards life, love and God with unfaltering accuracy in styles which range from the richly sensuous to the mercilessly mordant…"" ""Years After And yet we managed fine. We missed your baking for a time. And yet were we not better off without the cream-hearted sponge cakes, flaky, rhubarb-oozing pies?...""" View more info

The Headgear of the Tribe

By: "O'Grady, Desmond (Peter Fallon, Ed. + Foreword)"

Price: $44.95

Publisher: "Dublin, Ireland", Gallery Press: 1979

Edition: (1st edition*)

Seller ID: 01T002

Condition: FINE/ Near Fine DJ

"* ""Published simultaneously in paperback and in a clothbound edition."" Book is as new with white, unprinted covers. DJ is tan with black printing, has light age soil and a light smudge on the back cover, with faint shelfwear to top edge and sticker shadow on front flap. 98 pages. " View more info

Stevie Smith: Selected Poems

By: "Smith, Stevie"

Price: $4.37

Publisher: "Middlesex,UK", Penguin: 1979

Seller ID: 49P046

Condition: GOOD+

"Reader copy. Tight and square with clean, but yellowed, interior. Cover edges beat up. 1st line index. 20th century British poet" View more info

Edmund Spencer Selected Poetry

By: "Spencer, Edmund (Leo Kirschbaum, Ed.)"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, "Holt, Rinehart & Winston": 1956

Edition: "(5th printing, 1964)"

Seller ID: 03T031

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, yellowed pages, clean, square. Rubbed edges. 677 pages including Glossary." View more info

Scots Haiku

By: Leeming; bruce

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Edinburgh, Scotland", Hub Editions: c1995

Edition: "(SIGNED, Third edition, 1997)"

Seller ID: 09M009

ISBN: 1870653513

Condition: FINE/ Fine DJ

"As new, signed by author to previous owner. Haiku's with ""Scots speech"" (Reid cluds lemin) and English translation (Red clouds glowing) on facing pages. Pocket size, unpaginated." View more info