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Selected Poems By A E

By: A E

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co Ltd: 1935

Edition: 1st UK

Seller ID: 105881


In original dustwrap, NOT PRICE CLIPPED, edgeworn, chipped, slight loss to head of spine of d/w. Slightly grubby. Decorated cloth, gilt and blindstamped after a design by Charles Ricketts. Slight bumping to bottom edge of board. Small neat Name/writing on front endpaper. Top edge of pages gilt. With a small intaglio printed portrait on the title page, tissue guarded. Slight offsetting to endpapers. CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT. 197PP. ; 105881; 8vo View more info

The Collected Poems of Roland Mathias

By: Adams, Sam (Complied and Edited by)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University of Wales Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 110007


Maroon red boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's lettered dustjacket. Dustjacket is Not clipped. A little light, negligible, shelfwear to the d/j covers - just a few light smudges/scratches which are only seen if held up to the light. The dustjacket has now been protected in a clear book plastic cover and looks Fine. No Inscriptions or Marks. (xvi) + 383 pp. Black and White Portrait Frontispiece. " Roland Mathias is one of the most... View more info

The Vision of Mirza (reprinted from the Spectator)

By: ADDISON, Joseph

Price: £18.00

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 108031


Printed under the direction of Bernard Rogers at the Merchant Venturers' Technical College School of Printing, Bristol. 14 point granjon, wood engraving by Capt T H Barnard, velvalur 88lb paper with velvide cover supplied by Samuel Jones and Co. 8pp. Clean blue card covers with sewn binding, clear titling to front cover. NO INSCRIPTIONS. Black/white frontispiece. EXCELLENT COPY, CLEAN AND BRIGHT.; 108031; 8vo View more info

Reflections Poems

By: Agni Vlavianos - Arvanitis

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106147


Edges of card covers faded, pencil Name/writing on corner of rear cover. Text in both English and Greek. Privately published. NO INSCRIPTIONS. Excellent copy, CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT. 127pp, ; 106147; 4to (small) View more info

ARCHIBALD An Hilarious History

By: Alborough, Jez

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London and Basingstoke, Macmillan Childrens Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 50433


Comical story about "a curly-headed man. He lived in a wooden shack, his name was Archie Hackenback. His locks were long and carrot red, in curls, they twirled around his head." and about his 'hair' antics. All written and illustrated by the talented Jez Alborough. Unpaginated (30pp.), corners have some brumping, and a sm. marks to ther inner edge of the ffep. No Inscriptions and o/w pages clean, tight and mark-free. A Scarce Title.; 4to View more info

Squeeze Words Hard. Poetry for Gcse

By: ALCORN MAUREEN AND EBBORN AMANDA

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Essex, LONGMAN: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition Paperback

Seller ID: 47104


Ex- Reference Library with minimal library markings. Overall an Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright copy. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Dandy-Andy Book

By: Anderson, Anne

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Nelson: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112802


Light Grey/Beige cloth covered boards with colour pictorial pastedown to the upper board surrounded with a tan coloured border and tan coloured titling. No dustjacket, but the book is now protected in a removable clear plastic cover. The covers are a little grubby with smudge marks, stains, spots, particularly to the spine/rear spine edge, but the front board and rear board are pretty clean - certainly there is no defect to the coloured onlay/titling. There are light fox... View more info

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Fairyland Tales . The Kiddies' Favourite Paper. No757. A Snow-Fight in Cat Town.

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, John Leng & Co Ltd: 1937

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 9895


One of a series of charming small 1930s children's magazines. Covers in full colour generally VG Minus, but with rusting staples, some slight edgewear/tears, and browning/light foxing (light brown spots/patches) to the rear covers and to the (cheaper) text block paper. This issue has the most delightful CAT cover. See Images - This is the first story in the book. Each magazine with a series of tales featuring many of the same characters in both text with illustrations fo... View more info

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Fairyland Tales . The Kiddies' Favourite Paper. No 743 . The Pop-Bang Pixies

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, John Leng & Co Ltd: 1936

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 9897


One of a series of charming small 1930s children's magazines. Covers in full colour generally VG Minus, but with rusting staples, some slight edgewear/tears, and browning/light foxing (light brown spots/patches) to the rear covers and to the (cheaper) text block paper. The front cover 'The Pop-Bang Pixies' is charming and is also the first story in the book. Each magazine with a series of tales featuring the same characters in both text with illustrations format, and str... View more info

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Fairyland Tales . The Kiddies' Favourite Paper . No 760 . When Froggies Came to Stay

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, John Leng & Co Ltd: 1937

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 9899


One of a series of charming small 1930s children's magazines. Covers in full colour generally VG Minus, but with rusting staples, some slight edgewear/tears, and browning/light foxing (light brown spots/patches) to the rear covers and to the (cheaper) text block paper. Delightful full colour Front cover 'When Froggies came to stay' and This is the first story in the book. See Images. Each magazine with a series of tales featuring the same characters in both text with ill... View more info

Welsh Dylan. An Exhibition to Mark the Twentieth Anniversary of the Poet's Death

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Welsh Arts Council: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106150


Sepia illustrations/photographs. Illustrated card covers, corners bumped/creased. NO INSCRIPTIONS, internally some light foxing spots/thumbing, overall CLEAN AND BRIGHT.; 106150; 8vo Square View more info

The New Elstree Anthology of Contemporary Poets

By: Anon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Hertfordshire, Elstree Poems:

Seller ID: 106598


no date, c 1960/70. Covers clean, slight creasing to corner, NO INSCRIPTIONS, 146pp, CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT. "Poets are all who love, who feel great truths, and tell them; and the truth of truths is love - Browning"; 106598; 8vo View more info

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (no 12 in Little Blue Book series)

By: Anon

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Little Blue Book Co.,:

Seller ID: 106602


Covers a little stained, staples rusting, Name/writing on title page, 62pp, internally clean and bright. ; 106602; 8vo View more info

The Sound of the Horn. a Booklet of Verse About Hunting.

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Medici Society: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106776


NOT PRICE CLIPPED, spotted/dusty but complete dustwrap, small price label to front of dustwrap, red boards with yellow spine, black title labels with bright gilt titling to front cover and to spine, corners and head/tail of spine slightly bumped, NO INSCRIPTIONS, a few roughly opened pages but overall an excellent clean bright copy. Illustrated title page, 81pp.; 106776; 8vo View more info

A BOOK OF BALLADS

By: Anon

Price: £5.50

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107223


NOT PRICE CLIPPED, dustwrap slightly grubby, small stain to front of dustwrap, decorative paper covered boards (yellow/blue), small Name/writing on front endpaper, 63pp, hinges sound, internally excellent, CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT. ; 107223; 8vo View more info