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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns

By: Robertson, J. Logie (ed.)

Price: $28.00 USD

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford/Oxford U. Press: 1942

Seller ID: 001960

Condition: Very Good


Original blue full leather with striking gilt spine decoration. 6 light nicks in front cover edge. Top edges gilt. Bookmark. With Notes, Glossary, Index of First Lines and Chronological List. Small bookseller's sticker. 634 pp. View more info

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The Golden Chariot and Victory Verse

By: Robertson, Lafayette Janes

Price: $70.00 USD

Publisher: Hartford, CT, Self-published: 1946

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 012141

Condition: Very Good


Inside both covers are photos to acompany the poems of tribute, many of which honor those who lost their lives in World War II. 96 pp. View more info

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The Victorian Triumph and Other Poems

By: Rogerson, Isabella Whiteford

Price: $400.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, William Briggs: 1898

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 009030

Condition: Good Plus


Original maroon 3/4 leather on marbled boards. Tiny piece missing head of spine. Repaired tear base of spine. No other original copies found. This copy signed by Giles Stevenson, who was a Professor of Radiology at McMaster University. All edges gilt. Born in Northern Ireland, Isabella came under influence of the Methodists through her father. Upon moving to Newfoundland she became its third published author. This volume is dedicated to the Methodist College Aid Society, St. John's, and George Street Methodist Church was one of numerous beneficiaries of her will. 232 pp. View more info

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Baffles of Wind and Tide; A Selection of Newfoundland Writings

By: Rose, Clyde (Ed.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Portugal Cove, NF, Breakwater Books, Ltd: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 012437

ISBN: 0-919948-01-4

Condition: Good to Very Good


Light wear but no writing. A gathering of short stories, poetry, and drama from Newfoundland. 138 pp. View more info

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The Poetical Works of Mrs. Felicia Hemans

By: Rossetti, Wiliam Michael (Ed.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, E. Moxon, Son, & Company:

Seller ID: 009242

Condition: Good to Very Good


Original brown leather on boards. Cover edges and corners worn, but interior good. Gift note. All edges gilt. 595 pp. View more info

The Poetical Works of Mrs. Felicia Hemans

By: Rossetti, William Michael

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock:

Seller ID: 000519

Condition: Fine


Brilliant condition. Original brown cloth, lavishly gilded and painted black decorations on bevelled boards, cover and spine. All edges gilt. Looks as though it just came off the shelf, but far more intricate and finely-decorated than anything I've seen in new books ! 595 pp. plus the inevitable ads.PLEASE see the scan ! Moxon's Popular Poets. P.O.N. Front. engraving, "The boy stood on the burning deck...". View more info

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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns

By: Rossetti, William Michael (Ed.)

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co., Ltd.:

Seller ID: 005151

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original black pebbled leather on padded boards, lettered in gold. All edges gilt. Previous owner's name (twice). Front hinge cracked. Minor wear at head of spine. Purple bookmark. 512 pp. View more info

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The Poetical Works of Mrs. Felicia Hemans

By: Rossetti, William Michael (Ed.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Bowden, Limited:

Seller ID: 009941

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth on boards. Gift note dated 1904. 595 pp. View more info

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Selections from Tennyson Part I: With Introduction and Notes

By: Rowe, F.J./ Webb, W.T.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1901

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001607

Condition: Very Good


Original grey decorated cloth on boards. No DJ. Evenly hand-soiled and moderately underlined in pencil. Previous owner's name. Recollections of the Arabian Nights, The Lady of Shalott, The Lotos-Eaters, Dora, Ulysses, Tithonus, The Lord of Burleigh, The Brook, Ode on the Death of the Duke of Wellington, and The Revenge, with notes and Index. 112 pp. plus ads. View more info

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To You with Love

By: Rowe, T. J. R. (Terry)

Price: $125.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Caplecan Books: 1972

Edition: First Printing Stated

Seller ID: 009178

Condition: Near Fine


Original red cloth on boards. DJ lightly wrinkled along head. No writing except the letter "e" has been added to "Carol" in the poet's printed inscription on the back of the Contents page. This appears to be the genuine First Printing, which caused quite a stir in its early days, setting sales records and suggesting comparison with Rod McKuen. Photo portrait by George Willis on DJ verso. Note: Poem #57, p. 100, is entitled "Carol" (with no "e"). 100 pp. View more info

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Lost Warrior

By: Russell, Sydney King

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Portland, ME, Mosher Press: 1931

Seller ID: 001862

Condition: Good


Original grey paper boards with black lettering. Separated backstrip has been re-glued. Interior unmarked. A book of poetry by the author, Russell is known primarily for one poem, Midsummer, which does not appear here. He was married to the blonde vaudeville star, Carlotta King, with whom he fathered one child. Untrimmed edges. 101 pp. View more info

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Poems: Patriotic, Religious, Miscellaneous

By: Ryan, Rev. Abram J.

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., P.J.Kenedy & Sons: 1896

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005016

Condition: Very Good


Original blindstamped black cloth lettered in gold on boards. Household Edition. Previous owner's name in elegant script. No other writing and no damage. 360 pp. View more info

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The America Reel

By: Sanger, Peter

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Porter's Lake, N.S., Pottersfield Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 012561

ISBN: 0-919002-10-6

Condition: Very Good


Green photo cover paperback. The poet's first book. 47 poems on 61 pp. View more info

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Aiken Drum

By: Sanger, Peter

Price: $22.00 USD

Publisher: Kentville, N.S., Gaspereau Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012669

ISBN: 1-55447-014-5

Condition: Very Good


DJ over flexible card covers. 53 poems on 132 pp. plus Notes and Acknowledgements. View more info

My Newfoundland; Stories/Poems/Songs

By: Scammell, A.R.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Montreal, Harvest House, Limited: 1976

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 012785

ISBN: 887721206

Condition: Very Good


136 pp. of pure Newfoundland. View more info

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Ballads of American Bravery (Silver Series of English and American Classics)

By: Scollard, Clinton (Ed.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Silver, Burdett and Company: 1900

Seller ID: 003543

Condition: Very Good


Original greyish-tan cloth with green decoration and lettering on boards. All the traditional poems with bravery as a theme, plus some less well-known. Biographical notes and commentary. 230 pp. View more info

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Lundy`s Lane and Other Poems

By: Scott, Duncan Campbell

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland, Goodchild & Stewart: 1916

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 012174

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth on boards. Pastedown title panel. Previous owner`s name. Book opens with The Battle of Lundy`s Lane. 194 pp. View more info

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Ballads of a Cheechako

By: Service, Robert

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Barse and Hopkins: 1909

Seller ID: 003360

Condition: Good


Original brown suede lettered in gilt on flexible cards. Card broken at front hinge, but leather cover intact. Tiny finger pull tear head of spine. Top edges gilt. 159 pp. View more info

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Rhymes of a Roughneck

By: Service, Robert

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1950

Edition: First Edition (No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 009947

Condition: Very Good


Not often seen in these parts. Eight sections; Low Brow Lyrics, Dago Ditties, Garden Glees, Library Lays, Poems of Compassion, Ribald Rhymes, Vignettes in Verse, and Mortuary Muse. Book is clean and free of any marks. 207 pp. View more info

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Collected Poems of Robert Service

By: Service, Robert

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, McGraw-Hill Ryerson, Limited: 1960

Seller ID: 011369

ISBN: 0-7700-0041-X

Condition: Near Fine


Blue cloth on boards. Contains only the six best-known books: Rhymes of a Red Cross Man, Ballads of a Cheechako, The Spell of the Yukon, Rhymes of a Rolling Stone, Ballads of a Bohemian, and Bar-Room Ballads, which were written before 1940. The DJ contains an ad for two more recent selections, titled More Collected Verse and Later Collected Verse. 735 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. NOTE; We have Rhymes of a Roughneck listed separately. View more info