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Image for The Poetical Works of James Russell Lowell; Household Edition

The Poetical Works of James Russell Lowell; Household Edition

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1890

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001009

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Sapphires from Burns

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, De Wolfe, Fiske & Co.:

Seller ID: 004504

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Dansk Folkesangbog

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Odense, Denmark, Flensteds Forlag: 1940

Seller ID: 004537

Condition: Fair to Good


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. View more info

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Longfellow's Poems

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Collins' Clear-type Press:

Seller ID: 008134

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original red cloth on boards. Some fading to cover and nicks to spine. Tanned. Holding together well. Handy pocket size. 544 pp. View more info

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Poems of Alexander Pope

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson and Sons, Ltd.:

Seller ID: 008566

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original light blue cloth on boards. Introduction by John Bailey. Previous owner's name and bookplate. No other writing. 343 pp. View more info

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The Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier (Selected)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Walter Scott: 1886

Seller ID: 008593

Condition: Very Good


Original light brown decorated cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. The Canterbury Poets. Cocked. 302 pp. View more info

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The Poetical Works of James Russell Lowell

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons: 1884

Seller ID: 008596

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original highly decorated red cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. All edges gilt. 512 pp. View more info

Image for Lyra Innocentium; Thoughts in Verse on Christian Children, Their Ways and Their Privileges

Lyra Innocentium; Thoughts in Verse on Christian Children, Their Ways and Their Privileges

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford, John Henry Parker: 1851

Seller ID: 008761

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's name Text in English. 214 pp. including index of first lines. View more info

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Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow with Biographical Note

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W.P. Nimmo, Hay, and Mitchell: 1904

Seller ID: 009188

Condition: Good Plus


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. View more info

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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; With Prefatory Notice

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Gall & Inglis:

Seller ID: 009243

Condition: Good Plus


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. View more info

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Collected Verse of Rudyard Kipling

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1912

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 009480

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Favorite Poems; Selected from English and American Authors

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell & Co.: 1883

Seller ID: 010517

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart.

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Co.: 1843

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010635

Condition: Good to Very Good


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. View more info

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The Illustrated Poetry of Keats

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Chancellor Press: 1984

Seller ID: 011370

ISBN: 0-907486-67-3

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue cloth on boards. Memoir of John Keats by Richard Monckton Milnes. 375 pp. View more info

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The Complete Poems of William Shakespeare; And Selected Verse from the Plays

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Avenel Books: 1982

Seller ID: 011371

ISBN: 0-517-385651

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth on boards. No writing or damage. 292 pp. View more info

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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, John W. Lovell Company:

Seller ID: 011400

Condition: Very Good


Maroon and grey embossed florals on cover and spine. All edges red. Previous owner's name in pencil. 544 pp. View more info

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The Poetical Works of Edgar Allan Poe

By: N/A

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, Hodder and Stoughton:

Seller ID: 011531

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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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)

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Philadelphia/ Eastburn Turk NY ?, Moses Thomas/ Eastburn Turk & Co.: 1817

Inscription: Signed by W. Chipman

Seller ID: 011761

Condition: Good


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. View more info

The Poems and Songs of Robert Burns

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London and Toronto, J.M. Dent and Sons: 1925

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 012201

Condition: Good Plus


Maroon leather or faux leather on flexible boards. 562 pp. with Glossary. View more info

The Illustrated Family Burns with an Original Memoir

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, P.F. Collier:

Seller ID: 012265

Condition: Good to Very Good


Brown cloth heavily gilded on boards. Edge wear to cover. One hundred engravings. Poems, songs, ballads, epitaphs, epigrams, and correspondence. Embossed on front and rear covers, suggesting a date of 1880 or thereabout. Red edges. 464 pp. of poetry, 72 pp. of correspondence, plus glossary. View more info