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THE WANDERER OF THE WEST AND OTHER POEMS

By: A Scottish Borderer

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Jedburgh, Thomas Smail: 1890

Order Number: 10151


Wear to extremites. Front hinge started. Binding not tight ; An anonymous author in the mythical town of Jedburgh. A classic; 8vo; 118 pages View more info

THE LIGHT OF ASIA

By: Arnold, Sir Edwin

Price: $30.96

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay Company:

Order Number: 10121


Comes in open-ended slipcase, which has significant wear; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 196 pages View more info

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SEIS POEMAS ESCANDINAVOS

By: Borges, Jorge Luis

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Private Printing: 1966

Edition: Limited Edition

Order Number: 17905


Original glassine wraps a bit yellowed ; A loose leaf oeuvre of Borges. Including an original couache by the illustrating artist Juan Carlos Benites. SIGNED on copyright page by the printer Alejandro Shaw. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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THE ALLEGHENIANS

By: Brush, Frederic

Price: $48.94

Publisher: New York, Blackshaw Press: 1940

Inscription: Signed by Author

Order Number: 11830


Corners bumped; SIGNED by author on front free endpaper; 8vo; 203 pages View more info

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THE CARMINA OF CATULLUS

By: Burton, Richard F. & Smithers, Leonard C.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London, Privately Printed: 1894

Order Number: 15952


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 View more info

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ALWAYS A RECKONING And Other Poems

By: Carter, Jimmy

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Times Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12507


Slight wear to DJ; SIGNED by former President Carter (J Carter) on title page ; 8vo; 131 pages View more info

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THE MASTER KNOT AND OTHER POEMS

By: Chamberlin, Henry Harmon

Price: $48.94

Publisher: Boston, Cornhill Publishing Company: 1923

Order Number: 10125


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 View more info

LEAVES AND MOSAICS: SKETCHES, PROSE AND VERSE

By: Collins, Clarissa W.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Smellgrove Publications: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 995


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 View more info

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.

By: Cunningham, Allan

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, J. & H. G. Langley: 1841

Order Number: 3837


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 View more info

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DECADES Selections from the Poetry of Nora B. Cunningham

By: Cunningham, Nora B.

Price: $23.77

Publisher: Chanute, Chanute Public Library: 1978

Order Number: 10118


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 View more info

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN DRYDEN [FIVE VOLUME SET]

By: Dryden, John

Price: $210.77

Publisher: London, Bell and Daldy: 1866

Order Number: 10102


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 show... View more info

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A choice of kipling's verse Made by T. S. Eliot with an Esay on Rudyard Kipling

By: Eliot, T. S. (Ed. )

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: N.D.

Order Number: 17747


Usual darkening to pages; 8vo View more info

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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM

By: Fitzgerald, Edward

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Mount Vernon, Peter Pauper Press: N.D.

Order Number: 17494


Several small tears to DJ ; Color Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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IN NOAH'S ARK

By: Godden, Rumer

Price: $48.94

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1949

Order Number: 11859


Slight chipping to DJ; Season's greeting from Viking Press handout laid in ; 8vo; 62 pages View more info

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AN ELEGY Written in a Country Churchyard

By: Gray, Thomas

Price: $145.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1914

Order Number: 320


Light green boards with dark green and blue design of trees and a church. 8 tipped-in plates from watercolors; 8vo; 73 pages View more info

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THE SINGING SWORD

By: Groom, G. Laurence (Mrs. )

Price: $48.94

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1929

Order Number: 10122


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 View more info

THE POETICAL WORKS OF MRS. FELICIA HEMANS

By: Hemans, Felicia (Mrs. )

Price: $20.17

Publisher: New York, A. L. Burt:

Order Number: 10103


Pages brittle, hinges cracked; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 526 pages View more info

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THE EDWIN J. BEINECKE COLLECTION OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON

By: Hills, Gertrude

Price: $27.37

Publisher: New York, 1939

Order Number: 10124


Spine sunned ; Author's card laid-in; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 12 pages View more info

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COMPLETE POEMS Centennial Edition

By: Housman, A. E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1962

Order Number: 17712


8vo; 268 pages View more info

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A SHROPSHIRE LAD

By: Housman, A. E.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Mitchell Kennerley: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18060


Gilt spine lettering a bit faded. Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Apparent pen scibbling from a child to front free endpaper; Sixty-three poems make up the cycle, of which the best known are 'To an Athlete Dying Young,' and 'When I Was One-and-Twenty.' Decorative light brown boards with gilt pictorial decoration. Top edge gilt. Fore and bottom edges untrimmed. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 126 pages View more info

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LITTLE JOURNEY To the Homes of Great Americans

By: Ingersoll, Robert G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: East Aurora, 1930

Order Number: 17682


Outstanding color vignettes; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 54 pages View more info

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CAPE COD BALLADS AND OTHER VERSE

By: Lincoln, Joe

Price: $174.81

Publisher: Trenton, Albert Brandt: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10126


Yellow boards darkened and with light wear to extremities; Scarce; 8vo; 198 pages View more info

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ROBERT BURNS The Man-His Work-The Legend

By: Lindsay, Maurice

Price: $16.58

Publisher: London, MacGibbon & Kee: 1954

Order Number: 15905


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 View more info

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THE SONG OF HIAWATHA With Illustrations from Designs by Frederic Remington

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Bounty Books: 1968

Order Number: 16562


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 View more info

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THE PROSE WORKS [TWO VOLUMES SET]

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Company: 1882

Order Number: 17475


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 View more info