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THE WANDERER OF THE WEST AND OTHER POEMS

By: A Scottish Borderer

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Jedburgh, Thomas Smail: 1890

Order Number: 10151

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light wear to extremities. Spine tanned. ; An anonymous author in the mythical town of Jedburgh. A classic; 8vo; 118 pages View more info

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THE LIGHT OF ASIA

By: Arnold, Sir Edwin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay Company:

Order Number: 10121

Condition: Very Good+


24mo 5" - 6" tall; 196 pages View more info

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SUMMONED BY BELLS

By: Betjeman, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1960

Order Number: 19120

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Slight tanning to DJ and with light chipping; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 97 pages View more info

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SEIS POEMAS ESCANDINAVOS

By: Borges, Jorge Luis

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Private Printing: 1966

Edition: Limited Edition

Order Number: 17905

Condition: Very Good+


Original glassine wraps a bit yellowed ; A loose leaf oeuvre of Borges. Including an original couache by the illustrating artist Juan Carlos Benites. SIGNED on copyright page by the printer Alejandro Shaw. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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A TREASURY OF AMERICAN FOLKLORE Stories, Ballads, and Traditions of the People

By: Botkin, B. A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1944

Order Number: 19126

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light shelfwear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 932 pages View more info

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THE ALLEGHENIANS

By: Brush, Frederic

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Blackshaw Press: 1940

Inscription: Signed by Author

Order Number: 11830

Condition: Very Good


Light rubbing and light bumping to corners ; SIGNED by author on front free endpaper; 8vo; 203 pages View more info

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THE CARMINA OF CATULLUS

By: Burton, Richard F. & Smithers, Leonard C.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London, Privately Printed: 1894

Order Number: 15952

Condition: Very Good


Wear to extremities. Endpapers browned. Tissue guard to frontispiece shows small closed tear; Translator Burton was working on this epic poem when he died. Co-worker Smithers handled the prose portions and annotations. Privately printed edition for the translators limited to 1000 copies. Translated using the Latin text of Mueller from 1885, among others ; 8vo; 313 pages View more info

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ALWAYS A RECKONING And Other Poems

By: Carter, Jimmy

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Times Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12507

ISBN: 0812924347

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear to DJ; SIGNED by former President Carter (J Carter) on title page ; 8vo; 131 pages View more info

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THE MASTER KNOT AND OTHER POEMS

By: Chamberlin, Henry Harmon

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Cornhill Publishing Company: 1923

Order Number: 10125

Condition: Very Good+


Spine ends lightly rubbed. Gilt spine lettering and gilt lettering to front board a bit faded. Very light foxing to first and last few pages ; 8vo; 130 pages View more info

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LEAVES AND MOSAICS: SKETCHES, PROSE AND VERSE

By: Collins, Clarissa W.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Smellgrove Publications: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 995

Condition: Very Good-


Boards with light shelwear and light soiling and dampstaining to boards. Discoloration to spine ends. Front free endpaper browned from the shadow of the window; Including charming sketches; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 165 pages View more info

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WILD EARTH And Other Poems

By: Colum, Padraic

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1922

Order Number: 19119

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light rubbing to extremities ; Ex-Library; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 71 pages View more info

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ON A NOTE OF TRIUMPH

By: Corwin, Norman

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1945

Order Number: 19121

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light wear to extremities; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 71 pages View more info

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DECADES Selections from the Poetry of Nora B. Cunningham

By: Cunningham, Nora B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chanute, Chanute Public Library: 1978

Order Number: 10118

Condition: Very Good


Front wrap has closed tear. First few pages slightly stained ; Previous owners have inscribed the book on the title page to Times Magazine Photographer Gordon Parks; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 119 pages View more info

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POEMS ON SEVERAL OCCASIONS

By: Dobson, Austin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead and Company: 1895

Edition: Limited Edition

Order Number: 19127

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Volume 2 only. Some pages unopened ; # 12 of 50 copies, SIGNED by the artist ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 276 pages View more info

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THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN DRYDEN [FIVE VOLUME SET]

By: Dryden, John

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Bell and Daldy: 1866

Order Number: 10102

Condition: Very Good-


Five volume set conditioned as follows: volume one shows wear to extremites, both hinges and gutters well started, binding slightly cracked in a couple of spots; volume two shows part of spine covering missing, chipping to top spine with small part of paper label missing, both hinges started; volume three shows hinges and gutters well started with wear to extremities; volume four shows small piece missing to top spine and wear to gutters and extremities; volume five shows wear to extremities and gutters with chipping to spine. All volumes have some uncut pages; Set limited to 250, of which 100... View more info

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A choice of kipling's verse Made by T. S. Eliot with an Esay on Rudyard Kipling

By: Eliot, T. S. (Ed. )

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: N.D.

Order Number: 17747

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Usual darkening to pages; 8vo View more info

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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM

By: Fitzgerald, Edward

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Mount Vernon, Peter Pauper Press: N.D.

Order Number: 17494

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Several small tears to DJ ; Color Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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IN NOAH'S ARK

By: Godden, Rumer

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 11859

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight chipping to DJ; Season's greeting from Viking Press handout laid in ; 8vo; 62 pages View more info

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AN ELEGY Written in a Country Churchyard

By: Gray, Thomas

Price: $145.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1914

Order Number: 320

Condition: Very Good+


Light green boards with dark green and blue design of trees and a church. 8 tipped-in plates from watercolors; 8vo; 73 pages View more info

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THE SINGING SWORD

By: Groom, G. Laurence (Mrs. )

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1929

Order Number: 10122

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Wear to extremities. Corners slightly bumped. Browned DJ shows dampstaining, chipping, and small open tears; The sort of stuff they made you memorize in school ; 8vo; 72 pages View more info

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THE POETICAL WORKS OF MRS. FELICIA HEMANS

By: Hemans, Felicia (Mrs. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, A. L. Burt:

Order Number: 10103

Condition: Very Good-


Pages a bit browned and brittle; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 526 pages View more info

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THE EDWIN J. BEINECKE COLLECTION OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON

By: Hills, Gertrude

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, 1939

Order Number: 10124

Condition: Very Good+


Spine sunned. A touch of foxing to endpapers; Author's card laid-in; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 12 pages View more info

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A SHROPSHIRE LAD

By: Housman, A. E.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Mitchell Kennerley: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18060

Condition: Very Good+


Gilt spine lettering a bit faded. Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Apparent pen scibbling from a child to front free endpaper; Sixty-three poems make up the cycle, of which the best known are 'To an Athlete Dying Young,' and 'When I Was One-and-Twenty.' Decorative light brown boards with gilt pictorial decoration. Top edge gilt. Fore and bottom edges untrimmed. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 126 pages View more info

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LITTLE JOURNEY To the Homes of Great Americans

By: Ingersoll, Robert G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: East Aurora, 1930

Order Number: 17682

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Outstanding color vignettes; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 54 pages View more info

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CAPE COD BALLADS AND OTHER VERSE

By: Lincoln, Joe

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Trenton, Albert Brandt: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10126

Condition: Very Good-


Yellow boards darkened and with light wear to extremities. Light fraying to spine ends; Quite rare; 8vo; 198 pages View more info

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ROBERT BURNS The Man-His Work-The Legend

By: Lindsay, Maurice

Price: $16.58

Publisher: London, MacGibbon & Kee: 1954

Order Number: 15905

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear and chipping to DJ. Sticker removal to DJ spine ; Author Lindsay examines the extant biographies and analyses of the Scottish poet and finds them lacking scholarly merit and a Scottish perspective, both of which he seeks to provide; 8vo; 291 pages View more info

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THE SONG OF HIAWATHA With Illustrations from Designs by Frederic Remington

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Bounty Books: 1968

Order Number: 16562

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear and foxing to DJ, with sticker residue to front flap. Binding could be tighter; Numerous b&w illustrations from noted Western-themed artist Remington closely accompany the text, some full page ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 242 pages View more info

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THE PROSE WORKS [TWO VOLUMES SET]

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Company: 1882

Order Number: 17475

Condition: Very Good-


Rubbing to boards. Edges faded. A handsome set with tight binding ; 3/4 calf leather boards and marbled boards and edges. ; 8vo; 177, 188 pages View more info

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THE ROAD TO XANADU A Study in the Ways of the Imagination

By: Lowes, John Livingston

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1927

Order Number: 10167

Condition: Very Good+


Bookplate to front pastedown. Endpapers browned with small closed tear to front free endpaper. Top corners slightly bumped with light wear to extremities; Nicely SIGNED in ink by the author on front free endpaper; 8vo; 639 pages View more info

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CONQUISTADOR

By: MacLeish, Archibald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1933

Order Number: 10117

Condition: Very Good+


Spine lettering faded ; Poems regarding the conquest of Mexico. Folding map showing route of Conquistadors bound in ; Ex-Library; 8vo; 114 pages View more info