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Elegant Extracts: Being a Copious Selection of Instructive, Moral, and Entertaining Passages from the Eminent British Poets
London, John Sharpe, ND (c. 1820s). Hardcover.12mo,,Volumes I through V, bound uniformly in full polished leather,With engraved title page vignettes and all foredges of the textblock marbled, as are the endpapers. This is a re-binding or reference set, as the bindings of all volumes are in a poor state. Internally, there is little foxing and the contents are fairly tightly-bound, clean, and in good condition. Sold with all faults, and priced accordingly. .
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Book number: 9900007210
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 67.75 | £UK 57.75 | JP¥ 8262]
Catalogue: Poetry
Keywords: BriLit;;;;;;;;

New Verse / Alden Double Number / Nos. 26-27 / November, 1937
London, Lindsay Drummond Ltd. 1937. Wraps. pp. 47.8vo,,Bound in original printed wrappers stapled at the spine,With contributions by Christopher Isherwood, Cecil Day Lewis, Louis MacNeice, Herbert Read, Stephen Spender, Edwin Muir et al. With a facsimile of a Auden poem, and a photo, printed on glossy stock, of 'Wystan Auden'. Ill.: black-and-white photograph. Covers spotted and lightly soiled. Pages edges a bit turned. Occasional spotting to pages; else tight & in gd/gd+ condition.
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Book number: 9900036740
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 | £UK 19.25 | JP¥ 2754]
Catalogue: Poetry
Keywords: Poets;;;;;;;;Poetry list black-and-white photograph

The Saskatchewan Poetry Book [a Lot of Eight Individual Issues, 1959 to 1985]
Reginga, SK, Saskatchewan Poetry Society, 1959 to 1984. 1st printings. Wraps.Small 8vo,,Card covers slightly scuffed, else all in very good condition. Sold as a lot of eight.
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Book number: 9900041899
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 | £UK 19.25 | JP¥ 2754]
Catalogue: Poetry
Keywords: CanLit;;;;;;;;

Anacreon Done Into English out of the Original Greek
London, Nonesuch Press, 1923. 1st edition. Hardcover.tall, slim 8vo,Bound in quarter vellum over gold paper on boards,From the colophon: 'This book is reprinted, with some alterations in the spelling and punctuation, from the edition of 1683. It contains also seven original engravings designed and executed by Stephen Gooden. This edition is limited to 725 copies for sale in England and America. This is number 720.' Minor wear to edges of bds. bds. show scuffing, esp. to rear board. Contents pristine. Binding tight, hinges and joints tight. Overall, in about very good condition. Ill.: Stephen Gooden engravings. Reprinted from the 1683 edition, and newly embellished with copperplate engravings by Stephen Gooden.
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Book number: 9900026944
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 113 | £UK 96.25 | JP¥ 13769]
Catalogue: Poetry
Keywords: Fine bindings;Limited editions;Vellum;Stephen Gooden;Copperplate;;;; Stephen Gooden engravings

Bird Beast and Lover Poems and Woodcuts
Winnipeg, Editions Ink Inc. 1994. 1st edition. Hardcover. unpaginated,4to,,Sl. soiling to bds. else in nf cond. (issued without dj),With several publicity items, and a typed biography of the poet laid-in loose. Ill.: woodcuts. Issued in a limited edition of 126 copies, of which this is number 22, signed by the author on the colophon.
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Book number: 9900009344
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.25 | £UK 23.25 | JP¥ 3305]
Catalogue: Poetry
Keywords: CanLit;Limited editions;;;;;;; woodcuts