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Sir Richard Blackmore: Prince Arthur : An Heroick Poem in Ten Books. J. Tonson, 1714. Revised fourth edition. Small [approx 13.5 x 8 cm] leatherbound volume. Cover rather worn & scuffed. Marbled edge and endpapers. Lower tip of back endpaper has been torn away [appox. 1 cm off each edge]. £100.00

André Breton: Mad Love. Nebraska 1987. Hardback in rather worn jacket, edge of pageblock foxed. £50.00

André Breton; René Char; Paul Éluard; Keith Waldrop [tr.]: Ralentir Travaux. Exact Change 1990. Cover scuffed, lower corner bumped. [ref: 0218] £40.00

 

Claudian / Leonard Digges [tr] / H. H. Huxley [ed]: The Rape of Proserpine Liverpool 1959 paperback in jacket, bookplate on reverse of cover, edge foxed, front cover set a little forward, no problem with text pages, ready to post in UK  £20.00

Andrew Crozier: All Where Each Is. Allardyce, Barnett Publishers 1985. Hardback in dustjacket. Lovely fresh copy in vg condition, boards slightly bumped at foot of spine. [ref:0518] £40.00

E. E. Cummings | Three Plays and a Ballet | Peter Owen | 1968 | vg- hardback in jacket | £30.00

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Michael Drayton, ed. John Buxton: Poems of Michael Drayton. Routledge & Kegan Paul 1953. Muses’ Library 2 volume set. No jackets, some foxing to paper, most evident on edges & endpapers, ownership signature on ffeps. Lower corner of the front cover of vol 1 bumped. £30.00

W. S. Graham: Collected Poems 1942-1977. Faber 1979. Hardback in priceclipped jacket – a publisher’s price label is positioned just above the cut.  £45.00

W. S. Graham: Malcolm Mooney’s Land. Faber 1970. First edition in unclipped jacket. Pale jacket is a little marked, slightly faded on the spine.  £40.00

Michael Heller (ed): Carl Rakosi: Man and Poet. National Poetry Foundation, 1993. 0943373239. Paperback. Spine and strip of front cover sunned. Tiny mark on edge of page block. Lower corner slightly bumped. Dispatched first class from UK within 2 working days. £25.00

Ted Hughes | Crow | Faber | 1981 | paperback reprint SIGNED BY HUGHES on first page | £100.00

Walter Kennedy / Nicole Meier: The Poems of Walter Kennedy. Scottish Text Society very good hardback £25.00

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Walter Savage Landor: The Hellenics, comprising Heroic Idyls, &c. New Edition, Enlarged. Nichol, 1859. Bookplate stuck over outline of larger removed bookplate on front pastedown; ownership signatures on ffep. Some wear to extremities of spine, endpapers etc. foxed. £30.00

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Walter Savage Landor: Imaginary Conversations, ed. C. G. Crump. 6 volume set, Dent 1891. Some wear to covers, most evident on front cover of vol 1 & at extremities of spines; bump on lower edge of back cover of vol 3; endpapers heavily foxed; green cloth binding of vol 6 is a shade darker than the other volumes, matching that of the 2 volumes of poems listed below. £60.00

Walter Savage Landor: Poems, Dialogues in Verse and Epigrams, ed. C. G. Crump. 2 volume set, Dent 1892. Handsome set with various owners’ bookplates & signatures, some wear to extremities of spines. £20.00

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Gerry Loose: Starworks. Longhouse 2009. Approximately A7 sized publication, 2 strips of text in a folded card cover, secured by a printed band. £10.00

David Mallet: The Works of David Mallet : 3 volumes in 1. Georg Olms 2002 hardback with light wear to cover. £50.00

Czeslaw Milosz: The Captive Mind. Knopf 1953. First thus, no jacket. £50.00

Shovkat Niyazi: Voices of Friends : Soviet Poets. Progress 1973 hardback in jacket – white background of jacket is sunned, & there are several short closed tears at the edge – gift inscription on ffep, marks have been put beside a number of poems in the Contents list £17.50

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Nicanor Parra: Poems & Antipoems. Cape Editions 1968. Front flap priceclipped. £15.00

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Hovhanness I. Pilikian: 1915 – An Armenian Symphony and Other Poems. Counter-Point 1980 paperback with minor wear to cover & edge £7.50

J. H. Prynne: Sub Songs. Barque 2010. Super colossal stapled pamphlet, light wear to cover. £100.00

Thomas Southerne / Robert Jordan / Harold Love: The Works of Thomas Southerne : volume 1. Clarendon Press 1988. Volume 1 only. Hardback with lightly scuffed cover. £50.00

Roderick Walcott | The Benjy Trilogy : The Harrowing of Benjy; A Flight of Sparrows; The Education of Alfie | Ian Randle Publishers | 2000 | light wear to cover & edge | £100.00

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W. B. Yeats: A Vision. Macmillan 1962. A handsome copy in unclipped dustjacket. The front cover is set a little back & the edge is very lightly foxed. £40.00

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W.B Yeats: The Variorum Edition of the Plays of W.B. Yeats. Macmillan 1979. Edited by Russell K. Alspach & Catherine C. Alspach. Good plus/good plus. Slight wear to top of unclipped dustjacket, sl fading to top of blue boards. Top of page block dusty. Name etc of previous owner on fep. Internally vg. £100.00

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Louis Zukofsky: Ferdinand. Cape Editions 1968. £20.00

Louis Zukofsky | Prepositions | Horizon Press | 1968 | vg- hardback in jacket, white background of jacket has become discoloured | £25.00

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