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Collected Verse of Rudyard Kipling
1 Collected Verse of Rudyard Kipling
London Hodder & Stoughton 1912 First Edition Stated Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Light blue paper on boards. Previous owner's name. Endpapers only foxed. Deckled edges. Some uncut pages. 477 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Dansk Folkesangbog
2 Dansk Folkesangbog
Odense, Denmark Flensteds Forlag 1940 Soft Cover Fair to Good  No Jacket 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall Photos 
Original photo portrait soft cover. Staples secure, but spine split. One small margin tear, not affecting text. Cover photo believed King Christian X. 96 pp. including Contents page.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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Favorite Poems; Selected from English and American Authors
3 Favorite Poems; Selected from English and American Authors
New York Thomas Y. Crowell & Co. 1883 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Engraved By George Andrew 
Brown embossed cloth on beveled boards. Strained gutters glued. All edges gilt. Ink check marks on Contents page. A beautiful old book, to be handled with care. 456 pp. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Longfellow's Poems
4 Longfellow's Poems
London Collins' Clear-type Press Hard Cover Good Plus to Very Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall Eminent Artists 
Original red cloth on boards. Some fading to cover and nicks to spine. Tanned. Holding together well. Handy pocket size. 544 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Lyra Innocentium; Thoughts in Verse on Christian Children, Their Ways and Their Privileges
5 Lyra Innocentium; Thoughts in Verse on Christian Children, Their Ways and Their Privileges
Oxford John Henry Parker 1851 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall 
Original blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's name Text in English. 214 pp. including index of first lines. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Poems of Alexander Pope
6 Poems of Alexander Pope
London Thomas Nelson and Sons, Ltd. Hard Cover Good Plus to Very Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall Uncredited Frontispiece Portrait 
Original light blue cloth on boards. Introduction by John Bailey. Previous owner's name and bookplate. No other writing. 343 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Poems of R.W. Emerson
7 Poems of R.W. Emerson
London George G. Harrap & Company, Limited Choice Books Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall Frontispiece Portrait 
Brown faux leather-grained cloth on boards. Gift note and small Christmas sticker the only faults. Introductory essay, The Poet, presumably by Emerson, pp. 13-50. 231 pp. in all. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow with Biographical Note
8 Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow with Biographical Note
Edinburgh W.P. Nimmo, Hay, and Mitchell 1904 Flexible Leather Good Plus No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Frontispiece Portrait 
Original green flexible suede. Despite cover stains and small tears to frontispiece tissue guard, this is a book with feeling. It is to be carried close to the heart, ever ready to offer comfort or surprise. All edges gilt. 563 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Sapphires from Burns
9 Sapphires from Burns
Boston De Wolfe, Fiske & Co. Padded Cloth on Boards Good  No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Chromos By Frances Walker, et al 
Original off-white padded floral cloth on boards. Cover a bit soiled. Interior pristine. One-page selections from various Burns poems, interspersed with floral chromos. Approx. 32 pp.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Complete Poems of William Shakespeare; And Selected Verse from  the Plays
10 The Complete Poems of William Shakespeare; And Selected Verse from the Plays
New York Avenel Books 1982 0-517-385651 / 9780517385654 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Black cloth on boards. No writing or damage. 292 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Illustrated Poetry of Keats
11 The Illustrated Poetry of Keats
London Chancellor Press 1984 0-907486-67-3 / 9780907486671 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall George Scharf 
Dark blue cloth on boards. Memoir of John Keats by Richard Monckton Milnes. 375 pp. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The New Brunswick Readers; Book IV
12 The New Brunswick Readers; Book IV
Toronto W.J. Gage/T. Nelson 1936 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Grey cloth on boards. Very clean. Frontispiece of Edward VIII. Authorized for use in the Public Schools of New Brunswick. Poems and short stories. 320 pp. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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The Poetical Works of Edgar Allan Poe
13 The Poetical Works of Edgar Allan Poe
New York Hodder and Stoughton Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Edmund Dulac 
Blue cloth on boards, lettered in gilt. Forty-six poems decorated by 28 full-color drawings by Edmund Dulac, protected by tissue guards. Previous owner's name and gift note. No other writing. The drawings are printed one side only. Unpaginated. Approx 240 pp. Light wear to head and foot of spine and corner tips. Large, heavy book will need extra postage. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; With Prefatory Notice
14 The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; With Prefatory Notice
Edinburgh Gall & Inglis Hard Cover Good Plus No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Engravings in Steel 
Original green cloth titled and decorated in gilt on boards. One-inch finger tear head of spine glued, otherwise good. All edges gilt. No writing except Mother's gift note dated /93. Lovely lyre motif on cover. Four steel engravings. A luxurious-feeling book. 700 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Poetical Works of James Russell Lowell
15 The Poetical Works of James Russell Lowell
London George Routledge and Sons 1884 Hard Cover Good Plus to Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Original highly decorated red cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. All edges gilt. 512 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Poetical Works of James Russell Lowell; Household Edition
16 The Poetical Works of James Russell Lowell; Household Edition
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1890 Reprint Decorative Cloth Good  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Portrait Front. With Facs. Signature 
Original black cloth with gilt lettering and decoration on boards, no DJ. Serious hinge break repaired. Dedicated to George William Curtis. 12 engravings or drawings in all. 507 pp. incl. indices of first lines and titles. One of the Fireside Poets, known for their blatant moralistic work, and first editor of Atlantic Monthly.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier (Selected)
17 The Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier (Selected)
London Walter Scott 1886 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
Original light brown decorated cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. The Canterbury Poets. Cocked. 302 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron
18 The Poetical Works of Lord Byron
New York John W. Lovell Company Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Maroon and grey embossed florals on cover and spine. All edges red. Previous owner's name in pencil. 544 pp. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart.
19 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart.
New York D. Appleton & Co. 1843 Reprint Hard Cover Good to Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Various Artists 
Brown cloth on embossed boards, front and back. The dated title page is preceeded by an older, undated title page. 624 pp. plus catalog. Previous owner's name. Lavish gilt decoration to spine. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Works of Lord Byron Including Several Poems Now First Collected Together with an Original Biography; Vol. IV (Childe Harold, Canto III and Poems)
20 The Works of Lord Byron Including Several Poems Now First Collected Together with an Original Biography; Vol. IV (Childe Harold, Canto III and Poems)
Philadelphia/ Eastburn Turk NY ? Moses Thomas/ Eastburn Turk & Co. 1817 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall Signed by W. Chipman
Very early edition of Childe Harold's Pilgrimage ( 79 pp. with Notes). Sonnet on Chillon (24 pp.) Poems and Notes (64 pp.) Signed by W. Chipman, 1817, a prominent lawyer in Saint John, New Brunswick. The title page is the only illustration, and the "original biography" is not included. Spine is worn and binding is fragile. Covers are hand-soiled, grey paper boards. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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