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The Moon on My Left

By: Brahms, Caryl

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz, Ltd.: 1930

Seller ID: 008891

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Top edges gilt. An attractive binding of poetry for children. Gift note in ink. Patterned endpapers. 84 pp. View more info

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No Language is Neutral

By: Brand, Dionne

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Coach House Press: 1990

Seller ID: 010605

ISBN: 0-88910-395-X

Condition: Good Plus


Beige, colour illustrated paperback. 3-line gift note. "By tracing her memory and by carving her black lesbian identity to poetic language, Dionne Brand opens up for us faces and places and emotions." - back cover. 51 pp. View more info

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Homespun

By: Brown, Ida Ladd

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Francestown, NH, The Golden Quill Press: 1959

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003570

Condition: Very Good


Original red cloth with gilt spinning wheel, backed in red leather on boards. No damage. No writing. Approx. 90 short poems on 77 pp. View more info

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Sonnets from the Portuguese

By: Browning, E.B.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Ernest Nister: 1891

Seller ID: 012424

Condition: Good to Very Good


Light tan cover of stiff, hard material similar to French Ivory, lightly soiled. Laurel Wreath Series. Four full-color plates. 47 pp. Printed in Bavaria. View more info

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Last Poems, with a Memorial

By: Browning, Elizabeth Barrett

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: New York, James Miller: 1862

Edition: First Edition (No Additional Printings

Seller ID: 011913

Condition: Good


Brown cloth on boards, embossed front and back. Light waterstain to frontispiece. 242 pp. View more info

Image for Pauline; Paracelsus; Strafford; Sordello; Pippa Passes; King Victor and King Charles

Pauline; Paracelsus; Strafford; Sordello; Pippa Passes; King Victor and King Charles

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin and Co.: 1892

Seller ID: 005277

Condition: Good Plus


Original olive green cloth on boards. Vol. I of The Poetic and Dramatic Works of Robert Browning in Six Volumes. Riverside Edition. Top edges gilt. Some gutter strain, but no separation. No writing. Laid in are two announcements of regular meetings of the Browning Society in Cambridge in 1893 and 1896, as well as a Programme of the Boston Browning Society for 1900-1901. 412 pp. plus a Revised Text of Pauline consisting of 25 pp. (Revised in 1865). View more info

Image for Dramatic Lyrics; The Return of the Druses; A Blot in the 'Scutcheon; Colombe's Birthday; Dramatic Romances; A Soul's Tragedy; Luria

Dramatic Lyrics; The Return of the Druses; A Blot in the 'Scutcheon; Colombe's Birthday; Dramatic Romances; A Soul's Tragedy; Luria

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin, and Company: 1892

Seller ID: 005278

Condition: Good Plus


Original olive green cloth on boards. Vol. II of a six-volume set. Riverside Edition. Laid in are three notices of regular meetings of the Boston Browning Society in 1897 and 1900, as well as two news clippings. Top edges gilt. One half-page of pencilled notes. 404 pp. View more info

Image for Christmas-Eve and Easter Day; Men and Women; In a Balcony; Dramatis Personae; Balaustion's Adventure; Prince Hohenstiel-Schwangau; Fifine at the Fair

Christmas-Eve and Easter Day; Men and Women; In a Balcony; Dramatis Personae; Balaustion's Adventure; Prince Hohenstiel-Schwangau; Fifine at the Fair

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin, and Company: 1892

Seller ID: 005279

Condition: Good Plus


Original olive green cloth on boards. Vol. IV of four-volume set. Riverside Edition. Laid in is a printed notice of regular meeting of the Boston Browning Society (1899). No writing or damage. Top edges gilt. 444 pp. View more info

Image for The Agamemnon of Aeschylus; La Saisiaz; The Two Poets of Croisic; Dramatic Idyls; Jocoseria; Ferishtah's Fancies; Parleyings

The Agamemnon of Aeschylus; La Saisiaz; The Two Poets of Croisic; Dramatic Idyls; Jocoseria; Ferishtah's Fancies; Parleyings

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin, and Company: 1892

Seller ID: 005280

Condition: Good Plus


Original olive green cloth on boards. Vol. VI of a six-volume set. Riverside Edition. Top edges gilt. Laid in are two printed announcements of regular meetings of the Boston Browning Society (1893 and 1895). 395 pp. including Index of First Lines and General Index of Titles of the 6-volume set. View more info

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The Ring and the Book

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1893

Edition: Riverside Edition

Seller ID: 007537

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. No writing or damage. We have at least four of the six-volume set of which this is Volume III. 477 pp. View more info

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Selections from the Poetical Works of Robert Browning; Second Series

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell & Co.: 1892

Seller ID: 010439


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The Jolly Beggars; A Cantata (Langham Library of Humour Number 2)

By: Burns, Robert

Price: $18.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, The Musson Book Company Ltd.:

Seller ID: 003376

Condition: Good Plus


Original card covers in attached wraps. Second in the series, with no further titles listed (Lists to itself). Composed first in 1785, the scene is Mauchline, where Poosie Nancy had her change-house. 27 pp. with glossary, plus ad. View more info

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Songs of French Canada; Translated Into English (Canadian Treasury Series)

By: Burpee, Lawrence J. (Ed.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, The Musson Book Company, Ltd.: 1909

Seller ID: 005887

Condition: Good Plus


Original grey-blue softcover with colour pastedown and self-flaps. Cover soil. The editor regrets that no translations of Emile Nelligan or Pamphile le May could be found. However, a diligent search has turned up a selection of work from many contemporaries. Translations of folk songs from French Canada by William McLennan and George T. Lanigan make up most of the latter part of the book. 88 pp. View more info

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The Complete Poetical Works of Lord Byron

By: Byron

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: London, Collins' Clear-type Press:

Seller ID: 011204

Condition: Very Good


Original black padded leather on boards. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Gift note dated 1909. Introductory memoir by William Bell Scott, fellow poet and artist who had no use for Ruskin, but was closely aligned with Rossetti. 750 luxurious pp. View more info

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This for Remembrance

By: Caldwell, Annie Irene

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: Self-published:

Seller ID: 005395

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. No information found on this author, but her poems mention names of places in New Brunswick. Inscribed and signed by the author in 1954. "Born Aug. 12, 1882" and "Died Aug. 6, 1956" in ink on first free endpaper. Presumably these dates refer to the author. 46 pp. View more info

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Round the Year with the Poets; A Compilation of Nature Poems

By: Capps-Oliver, Martha

Price: $50.00 USD

Publisher: New York, H.M. Caldwell Co.: 1900

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011055

Condition: Fair to Good


Faded green suede lettered in gilt on flexible card. Front cover suede is partially separated from flexible card, but both firmly attached to binding. A poem or two for each day of the year. Name blacked out on first free endpaper. 403 pp. View more info

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Poetry of the Past

By: Carleton County Association of Retired Teachers

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Carleton County Retired Teachers Association: 1988

Seller ID: 011154

Condition: Very Good


Grey soft cover decorated with birds and flowers. Lower corner tip creased. Previous owner's name. More than 130 poems selected from various Canadian readers. 181 pp. View more info

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The Poetry of Life

By: Carman, Bliss

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, MA, L.C. Page & Company: 1905

Seller ID: 009134

Condition: Good to Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. Library rebinding. A series of essays on poetry and selected poets. Clean and sound. Dewey Decimal number on spine. 258 pp. View more info

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The Pipes of Pan

By: Carman, Bliss

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, L.C. Page & Company: 1910

Edition: Definitive Edition (Second Printing)

Seller ID: 012518

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth with small panel illustration, lettered in gilt cover and spine, on boards. Contains: From the Book of Myths; From the Green Book of the Bards; Songs of the Sea Children; Songs from a Northern Garden, and From the Book of Valentines. Top edges gilt. Front edges deckled. No writing or damage. Approx. 500 pp. Heavy book might need extra postage. View more info

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Execution Poems

By: Clarke, George Elliott

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Wolfville, N.S., Gaspereau Press: 2001

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 009814

ISBN: 1-894031-48-2

Condition: Very Good


Black paperback based on the hanging of the poet's cousins, George and Rufus Hamilton, for the murder of a Fredericton cab driver in 1949. Offers both damnation and redemption. A few photos and two newspaper clippings (the latter laid in). 45 pp. View more info