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1 Arnold, Matthew The complete poetical works of Matthew Arnold
Oxford University Press 1945 Reprint of 1909 edition Hard covers, dust jacket V.g. V.g. 
Spine of jacket tanned, otherwise scarcely used with no inscriptions. xxii, 494 pp. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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2 Barton, Saxton Songs by the wayside
British Authors Press, London 1944 1st edition Hard covers, no dust jacket V.g. No Jacket 
A collection of poems grouped into three themes: songs by the wayside; Lancashire songs; and songs for a lover. (3), 80 pp, inscribed by the author on front pastedown. Spine's internal hinges starting, cover sl. sunned. 
Price: 44.00 GBP
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3 Bloomfield, Robert Poems (The farmer's Boy, Good Tidings, Rural Tales and Wild Flowers)
London: W. Wilton 1827 1st edition Half leather with marbled boards Good No Jacket 
Bound in half leather, marbled boards, presentation inscription on front pastedown, some corner wear but generally a tidy copy. xxii, (23)-198 pp. 
Price: 90.00 GBP
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4 Bremekamp, C.E.B. The Malaysian species of the genus Ixora (Rubiaceae)
Archipel Drukkerij Buitenzorg 1937 Paper covers Fair No Jacket 
Front wrapper detached, with numerous tears and abrasions, contents tight if sl. dusted. Extracted from the Bulletin du Jardin Botanique de Buitenzorg, ser. 3, vol. 14 (3-4), Dec. 1937. Printed on quality paper, except for the cover which is highly acidic and hence has suffered from the effects of high humidity. An excellent regional monograph treating 165 species of Ixora, with keys, synonymy, Latin descriptions, and specimen citations. The species index is followed by an alphabetical list of collectors of specimens. 
Price: 42.00 GBP
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5 Browning, E.B. Sonnets from the Portuguese
Robt. Rivire & Sons, London 1936 Full leather binding with silk bookmark Good No Jacket 
Leather of binding discoloured, tips of spine frayed; internally fine with initials and title printed in turquoise ink. 95 pp. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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6 Day, Sarah New & selected poems
Arc Publications, Todmorden 2002 1 900072 74 2 / 9781900072748 1st edition Paper covers Fine No Jacket 
Almost unused. 77, (2) pp. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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7 Donne, J. The love poems of John Donne
Chatto & Windus 1937 1st edition thus Hard covers, dust jacket Good. No Jacket 
Spine sl. sunned; owner's inscription. 61 pp. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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8 Eliot, T.S. Poems 1909-1925
Faber & Faber 1937 3rd reprint of 2nd edition Hard covers, dust jacket V.g. Good 
V.g., spine sl. sunned; foxing of e.p.s; owner's signature. Pencil annotations in text. 128 pp. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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9 Grierson, Herbert J.C. & Smith, J.C. A critical history of English poetry
Chatto & Windus 1947 2nd edition; first published in 1944 Hard covers, no dust jacket V.g. No Jacket 
Owner's signature on ffep. viii, 539 pp. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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10 Hatfield, C.W. The complete poems of Emily Jane Bront¥
Columbia University Press 1967 6th printing Hard covers, dust jacket V.g. Good 
Sl. edge wear to jacket. xxi, 262 pp. 
Price: 36.00 GBP
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11 Khayyam, O. Rubšiyšt of Omar Khayyam, the astronomer-poet of Persia rendered into English verse
Macmillan 1902 Golden Treasury edition Hard covers, no dust jacket V.g. No Jacket 
11, (4) pp. Includes concordance of the various editions 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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12 MacLeish, Archibald Poems
John Lane The Bodley Head 1943 Reprint of 1935 edition Hard covers, dust jacket V.g. V.g. 
Little used; jacket chiipped at extremities of spine. (6), 194 pp. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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13 Marvell, Andrew Miscellaneous poems
Chatto & Windus 1937 1st edition Hard covers, no dust jacket V.g. Fair 
Jacket torn, chipped at edges in transparent polyester cover. 47 pp. 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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14 Morland, Harold In my mind's eye: poems in the Japanese style
Privately published, Hawkshead 1971 Paper covers V.g. No Jacket 
V.g., damp spots on front cover. A selection of Haiku and Senryu by the British author and translator (of Borges) whose papers are deposited at the Olin Library, Washington University, St. Louis. Many of the poems are either explicitly or implicitly inspired by the Lake District, where the author resided. Japanese characters on front cover; staples sl. corroded; internally fine. The publisher, to judge by the copyright notice, may have been Kathleen Pilkington. 42 pp. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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15 Parkinson, Thomas Lays and leaves of the forest: a collection of poems, and historical, genealogical, and biographical essays and sketches
London : Kent & Co. 1882 1st edition Publisher's cloth. V.g. No Jacket 
Author's inscription dated 1893. Chiefly concerned with the Forest of Knaresborough, Yorkshire. ix, 298 pp. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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16 Redgrove, Peter The Force and other poems
Routledge & Kegan Paul 1966 1st edition Hard covers, dust jacket As new As new 
Little used. 90 pp. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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