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THE WANDERER OF THE WEST AND OTHER POEMS, A Scottish Borderer
1 A Scottish Borderer THE WANDERER OF THE WEST AND OTHER POEMS
Jedburgh Thomas Smail 1890 Hardcover Very Good 
Wear to extremites. Front hinge started. Binding not tight ; An anonymous author in the mythical town of Jedburgh. A classic; 8vo; 118 pages 
Price: 90.00 USD
 
 
2 Arnold, Sir Edwin THE LIGHT OF ASIA
Philadelphia David McKay Company Hardcover Very Good+ 
Comes in open-ended slipcase, which has significant wear; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 196 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
 
THE ALLEGHENIANS, Brush, Frederic
3 Brush, Frederic THE ALLEGHENIANS
New York Blackshaw Press 1940 Hardcover Very Good+ Signed by Author
Corners bumped; SIGNED by author on front free endpaper; 8vo; 203 pages 
Price: 48.94 USD
 
 
THE CARMINA OF CATULLUS, Burton, Richard F. & Smithers, Leonard C.
4 Burton, Richard F. & Smithers, Leonard C. THE CARMINA OF CATULLUS
London Privately Printed 1894 Hardcover Very Good 
Wear to extremities. Endpapers browned. Tissue guard to frontispiece shows small closed tear; Translator Burton was working on this epic poem when he died. Co-worker Smithers handled the prose portions and annotations. Privately printed edition for the translators limited to 1000 copies. Translated using the Latin text of Mueller from 1885, among others ; 8vo; 313 pages 
Price: 500.00 USD
 
 
ALWAYS A RECKONING And Other Poems, Carter, Jimmy
5 Carter, Jimmy ALWAYS A RECKONING And Other Poems
New York Times Books 1995 0-8129-2434-7 / 9780812924343 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear to DJ; SIGNED by former President Carter (J Carter) on title page ; 8vo; 131 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
 
THE MASTER KNOT AND OTHER POEMS, Chamberlin, Henry Harmon
6 Chamberlin, Henry Harmon THE MASTER KNOT AND OTHER POEMS
Boston Cornhill Publishing Company 1923 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Spine ends lightly rubbed. Gilt spine lettering and gilt lettering to front board a bit faded. Very light foxing to first and last few pages ; 8vo; 130 pages 
Price: 48.94 USD
 
 
7 Collins, Clarissa W. LEAVES AND MOSAICS: SKETCHES, PROSE AND VERSE
New York Smellgrove Publications 1938 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- 
Shelf wear, spotting on back board and some on front. Spine chipped at top and bottom. Picture through front board sunned. Some pages browned on edges; In aqua blue cloth with title stamped in red on front. Font board cut out in shape of Venitian doorway for image of front page to be seen. Mint colored endpapers. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 165 pages 
Price: 55.00 USD
 
 
8 Cunningham, Allan THE LIFE AND LAND OF BURNS With Contributions by Thomas Campbell, Esq. to Which is Prefixed an Essay on the Genius and Writings of Burns, by Thomas Carlyle, Esq.
New York J. & H. G. Langley 1841 Hardcover Very Good- 
Top spine frayed and with some minor rubbing to extremities. Minor dampstaining, especially to first and last pages. Former owner's stamp and name to front endpaper ; 12mo; 363 pages 
Price: 70.00 USD
 
 
DECADES Selections from the Poetry of Nora B. Cunningham, Cunningham, Nora B.
9 Cunningham, Nora B. DECADES Selections from the Poetry of Nora B. Cunningham
Chanute Chanute Public Library 1978 Softcover Very Good 
Front wrap has closed tear. First few pages slightly stained ; Previous owners have inscribed the book on the title page to Gordon Parks; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 119 pages 
Price: 23.77 USD
 
 
10 Dryden, John THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN DRYDEN [FIVE VOLUME SET]
London Bell and Daldy 1866 Hardcover Very Good 
Five volume set conditioned as follows: volume one shows wear to extremites, both hinges and gutters well started, binding slightly cracked in a couple of spots; volume two shows part of spine covering missing, chipping to top spine with small part of paper label missing, both hinges started; volume three shows hinges and gutters well started with wear to extremities; volume four shows small piece missing to top spine and wear to gutters and extremities; volume five shows wear to extremities and gutters with chipping to spine. All volumes have some uncut pages; Set limited to 250, of which 100 went to the US; this is set #9, so stated; 8vo; cxxx,132; 316; 320, 309, 317 pages 
Price: 210.77 USD
 
 
RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM, Fitzgerald, Edward
11 Fitzgerald, Edward RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Mount Vernon Peter Pauper Press N.D. Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket Illustrated by Hill, Jeff 
Several small tears to DJ ; Color Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
IN NOAH'S ARK, Godden, Rumer
12 Godden, Rumer IN NOAH'S ARK
New York The Viking Press 1949 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight chipping to DJ; Season's greeting from Viking Press handout laid in ; 8vo; 62 pages 
Price: 48.94 USD
 
 
AN ELEGY Written in a Country Churchyard, Gray, Thomas
13 Gray, Thomas AN ELEGY Written in a Country Churchyard
London A & C Black 1914 Hardcover Very Good+ Illustrated by Nicholls, G. F. 
Light green boards with dark green and blue design of trees and a church. 8 tipped-in plates from watercolors; 8vo; 73 pages 
Price: 145.00 USD
 
 
THE SINGING SWORD, Groom, G. Laurence (Mrs. )
14 Groom, G. Laurence (Mrs. ) THE SINGING SWORD
New York Harper & Brothers 1929 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket Illustrated by Balmer, Clinton 
Wear to extremities. Corners slightly bumped. DJ shows dampstaining, chipping, and small open tears; The sort of stuff they made you memorize in school ; 8vo; 72 pages 
Price: 48.94 USD
 
 
15 Hemans, Felicia (Mrs. ) THE POETICAL WORKS OF MRS. FELICIA HEMANS
New York A. L. Burt Hardcover Very Good- 
Pages brittle, hinges cracked; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 526 pages 
Price: 20.17 USD
 
 
THE EDWIN J. BEINECKE COLLECTION OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON, Hills, Gertrude
16 Hills, Gertrude THE EDWIN J. BEINECKE COLLECTION OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
New York 1939 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Spine sunned ; Author's card laid-in; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 12 pages 
Price: 27.37 USD
 
 
CAPE COD BALLADS AND OTHER VERSE, Lincoln, Joe
17 Lincoln, Joe CAPE COD BALLADS AND OTHER VERSE
Trenton Albert Brandt 1902 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Yellow boards darkened and with light wear to extremities; Scarce; 8vo; 198 pages 
Price: 174.81 USD
 
 
ROBERT BURNS The Man-His Work-The Legend, Lindsay, Maurice
18 Lindsay, Maurice ROBERT BURNS The Man-His Work-The Legend
London MacGibbon & Kee 1954 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Light wear and chipping to DJ. Sticker removal to DJ spine ; Author Lindsay examines the extant biographies and analyses of the Scottish poet and finds them lacking scholarly merit and a Scottish perspective, both of which he seeks to provide; 8vo; 291 pages 
Price: 16.58 USD
 
 
THE PROSE WORKS [TWO VOLUMES SET], Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
19 Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth THE PROSE WORKS [TWO VOLUMES SET]
Boston Houghton, Mifflin & Company 1882 Hardcover Very Good- 
Rubbing to boards. Edges faded. A handsome set with tight binding ; 3/4 calf leather boards and marbled boards and edges. ; 8vo; 177, 188 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
 
THE SONG OF HIAWATHA With Illustrations from Designs by Frederic Remington, Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
20 Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth THE SONG OF HIAWATHA With Illustrations from Designs by Frederic Remington
New York Bounty Books 1968 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Remington, Frederic 
Slight wear and foxing to DJ, with sticker residue to front flap. Binding could be tighter; Numerous b&w illustrations from noted Western-themed artist Remington closely accompany the text, some full page ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 242 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
THE ROAD TO XANADU A Study in the Ways of the Imagination, Lowes, John Livingston
21 Lowes, John Livingston THE ROAD TO XANADU A Study in the Ways of the Imagination
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1927 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Bookplate to front pastedown. Endpapers browned with small closed tear to ffep. Top corners slightly bumped with wear to extremities; Nicely SIGNED in ink by the author on front free endpaper; 8vo; 639 pages 
Price: 84.90 USD
 
 
CONQUISTADOR, MacLeish, Archibald
22 MacLeish, Archibald CONQUISTADOR
Boston Houghton and Mifflin 1933 Hardcover; Fourth Printing Very Good+ 
Ex-library copy with stamps in rear endpaper. Spine lettering faded ; Poems regarding the conquest of Mexico. Folding map showing route of Conquistadors bound in ; 8vo; 114 pages 
Price: 20.17 USD
 
 
TOTE-ROAD AND TRAIL Ballads of the Lumberjack, Malloch, Douglas
23 Malloch, Douglas TOTE-ROAD AND TRAIL Ballads of the Lumberjack
Indianapolis Bobbs-Merrill 1917 First Edition Hardcover Good+ 
Back hinge cracked ; Ex-Library; 8vo; 172 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
POETS ON THE HORIZON, Members Of The Dudley Branch Poetry Club
24 Members Of The Dudley Branch Poetry Club POETS ON THE HORIZON
Boston Trustees of the Public Library of Boston 1988 First Edition Softcover Very Good+ 
Inscribed "from all of us" to the famous photographer Gordon Parks ; 8vo; 159 pages 
Price: 12.98 USD
 
 
PARSON'S PLEASURE, Morley, Christopher
25 Morley, Christopher PARSON'S PLEASURE
New York George H. Doran Company 1923 Hardcover Very Good- in Poor dust jacket 
DJ tattered and in pieces. Boards worn and discolored. Binding not tight; Eighty-five poems from C. Morley, most quite short ; 8vo; 135 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
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