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Tennyson

By: N/A

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Britain in Pictures, Limited:

Seller ID: 012821

Condition: Good Plus


Blue cloth on boards. Index of Titles. Index of First Lines. 80 pp. Previous owner's name. View more info

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The Golden Book of English Song; Containing Choice Selections from the Principal Poets of the Present Century

By: Adams, W. H. Davenport

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, T. Nelson & Sons: 1875

Seller ID: 010489

Condition: Good


Blue embossed cloth (front and back) on bevelled boards. A luxurious binding, somewhat the worse for wear to head and foot of spine. First dozen pages lightly foxed. All edges gilt. College library bookplate. 512 pp. View more info

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An Anthology of English Poetry for Schools

By: Alexander, W.J. (Ph.D.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Copp-Clark Company: 1904

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008159

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original brown cloth on boards. Previous owner's name and notes on endpapers. Three marginal ink notes with underlining in text. "English" in the title refers to the language rather than location, since three of the Fireside Poets, Longfellow, Bryant, and Lowell are included. 201 pp. View more info

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Early Sonnets; Juvenilia and English Idylls

By: Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell & Company:

Seller ID: 011003

Condition: Good Plus


Floral design on paper boards backed in white cloth decorated in gilt. Previous owner's name anddate (1905). No writing or damage except that corner tips show wear. 289 pp. View more info

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Still Sailing On

By: Amos, Helen Middleton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Compu-Assist Press: 1989

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 009816

Condition: Very Good


Yellow softcover of 37 pp. Variety of subjects in pensive mood. Inscribed to Leola P. Ward and signed by the author, a native of Saint John, N.B. Several clippings laid in. View more info

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The First Six Books of Homer's Iliad

By: Anthon, Charles

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1878

Seller ID: 011401

Condition: Very Good


Full brown calf on boards. Previous owner's name. The first six books of the Iliad, with English notes, a metrical index, and Homeric glossary. Feather-design edges. 897 pp. Note: We have listed The Aeneid of Virgil in matching binding. View more info

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The Aeneid of Virgil

By: Anthon, Charles

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1877

Seller ID: 011402

Condition: Very Good


Full brown calf on boards. With English notes, a metrical clavis, and a historical, geographical, and mythological index. 942 pp. All edges feathered. Note: We have Homer's Iliad in matching binding, listed separately. View more info

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The Works of Horace with English Notes, Critical and Explanatory

By: Anthon, Charles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers: 1877

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 011427

Condition: Very Good


Brown calf on boards. All edges combed. Previous owner's name. 731 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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The Aeneid of Virgil, with English Notes, Critical and Explanatory, a Metrical Clavis, and an Historical, Geographical, and Mythological Index

By: Anthon, Charles

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1860

Seller ID: 011436

Condition: Fair to Good


Red 3/4 leather on brown marbled cloth, on boards (Badly worn). The Aeneid, in Latin, extends from Pp. 1-283. Notes, in English, cover Pp. 287-880. Pp. 881-942 include a Metrical Index and Index of Proper Names. 942 pp. Heavy book might need extra postage. Rough, but holding together. View more info

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Orlando Furioso

By: Ariosto, Ludovico

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Firenze, G. C. Sansoni: 1913

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010937

Condition: Good Plus


Full brown calf decorated in gilt on boards. Finger-pull damage to head of spine (Glued). Previous owner's name and date (Apr.'14). A romantic poem set in the time of Charlemagne's conflict with the Moors. Text in Italian. 465 pp. plus errata and index. View more info

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Meet These People (Signed)

By: Arkell, Reginald

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins: 1928

Edition: Third Printing

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 010677

Condition: Very Good


Bright orange cloth backed in green on boards. Signed by Arkell on DJ and "From one Arkell to another Arkell" on first free endpaper, with "London, England, and Thursday, July 9, 1931" in both places. Dedicated to Jack Hobbs. Caricatures and poems related to prominent persons of the day. Back of DJ lists reviews from eight papers. DJ worn at corners and edges, but still intact overall. 151 pp. View more info

Poems

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W.P. Nimmo, Hay and Mitchell: 1911

Seller ID: 012073

Condition: Very Good


Green suede fading to brown along spine. Colored endpapers by J. Blair. Previous owner's faint name stamp. Color frontispiece. 120 pp. View more info

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Selected Poems of Lord Byron

By: Arnold, Matthew (Ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell & Co.: 1893

Seller ID: 011004

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Wraparound cover in green cloth on boards, showing pine cones. Biographical sketch by Nathan Haskell Dole. Preface by Matthew Arnold. The poems are arranged in four parts: Personal, Lyrical, and Elegiac; Descriptive and Narrative; Dramatic; and Satiric. 279 pp. View more info

Poesie Acadienne contemporaine/Acadian Poetry Now

By: Arsenault, Guy et al

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Moncton, N.B., Editions Perce-Neige: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012333

ISBN: 2-920221-11-0

Condition: Very Good


Editor, Henri-Dominique Paratte. Current poetry by 14 Acadian writers. 233 pp. Bilingual (French-English). Signed inscription on first free endpaper. View more info

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The Orators; An English Study

By: Auden, W.H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber, Limited: 1934

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 011339

Condition: Good Minus


Black cloth on boards. Three tiny worm holes in inner margin of cover and first 20 pp. Book I, The Initiates. Address for a Prize Day. Argument. Statement. Letter to a Wound. Book II, Journal of an Airman. Book III, Six Odes. 111 pp. Slight odor. View more info

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Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers and Other Poems

By: Aytoun, William Edmondstoune

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Mershon Company:

Seller ID: 009937

Condition: Good Plus


Green cloth decorated in florals on boards. Previous owner's name. Text block tanned. 318 pp. with Appendix. View more info

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The Poem Remembering; America's Longest and Best Book-Length Rhyme

By: Baldwin, David Roscoe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bellefontaine, Ohio, Book Supply Co.: 1952

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004969

Condition: Very Good


Original blue card cover lettered in black. Published originally by Bruce Humphries Inc., Boston. The author tells of growing up in the country, of moving into town, and back to the country again. He served in the military and returned home to marry, and to father four children. I remember my parents speaking of him as I grew up in Logan County, Ohio (of which Bellefontaine is the county seat). 63 pp. View more info

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April Song and Wellesley Memories

By: Bartlett, Mary Russel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Author: 1929

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 002939

Condition: Near Fine


Original blue cloth with delicate gilt lettering on boards. Laid in is a printed copy of the author's poem. "Advent", which is inscribed : "Merry Christmas ! Mary Russell Bartlett" (signed). A collection of short poems, many of which were published in Boston area or other publications previously. 111 pp. Previous owner's name in very faint pencil. View more info

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Edwin Arlington Robinson and His Manuscripts

By: Bates, Esther Willard

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Waterville, Maine, Colby College Library: 1944

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 002404

Condition: Fine


Original green paper boards with white spine. Portrait DJ foxed. Inner jacket of glassine. Inscribed and signed by author: "For Margaret Adams Clement from Esther Willard Bates 1913-1945" on front free endpaper. The author worked with Robinson from 1913-1945 as his typist. Part of his work was done at the artists' retreat, MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, New Hampshire. 32 untrimmed pp. plus ad for Colby College monographs. View more info

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Milton's Lycidas Sonnets, Etc.

By: Bell, W.(Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1917

Seller ID: 000395

Condition: Good


Original highly decorative blind-stamped leaf/menorah motif in red cloth on boards, no DJ. Ten poems, 19 sonnets, plus Introduction, Notes, and Indes. 182 pp. plus Introduction. Cover soil and slight corner wear demotes it to Good. View more info