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Balancing on Stones

By: Wilson, Emily

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, The Jackpine Press: 1975

Inscription: Signed and Dedicated By Author

Seller ID: 507396

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. (No jacket; printed boards). Very good condition. Limited Edition. No. 34 of 200. From the collection of Jessica Mitford, with the inscription. "For Decca and Bob, in Remembrance of your visit to North Carolina and with enormous admiration for your lives and work. Emily. Christmas, 1981". Spine ends slightly bumped. Pages and text fine. RB View more info

Selected Poems

By: Wilson, Mary

Price: £12.11

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152902

ISBN: 0091050103

Condition: Very Good


Includes the author inscription to Sir Robert Lusty. Hardcover and contents in almost new condition. Upper edges of dust jacket are worn and nicked. View more info

Pattern Prose; Part IV: A Study of Changes in Prose Style

By: Wilson, Richard

Price: £12.74

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd.: 1929

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 096217

Condition: Good


small-sized volume, darkening to spine, minor chipping to head and tail of spine, slight wear to corners of cover, text clean and tight View more info

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Admissions: Poems 1974-1977

By: Wingfield, Sheila

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Dublin, The Dolmen Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 506561

ISBN: 0851053343

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. First Edtion. Very good condition. From the collection of poet Gavin Ewart, with his name penned on F.E.P. and dated December 1977. Ewart's penned annotations on a couple of pages. In unclipped dust jacket, with tanned spine, shelf marked on front and back and with edge wear to upper edge on front. Pages and text fine. RB View more info

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Juiliard: Summer 1970

By: Winkfield, Trevor (ed.)

Price: £59.00

Publisher: Leeds, Trevor Winkfield: 1970

Inscription: Signed by Editor

Seller ID: 495190

Condition: Good


Paperback in good condition. Number 7 of 25 special editions out of 700, numbered and signed by editor Trevor Winkfield. Signature reads 'The Editor'. 'A Yawn' illustration on front conver and 'Road Runner' illustration on rear cover both by Joe Brainard. Staple-bound. Foxing and other marks on covers. Cover edges are tanned and creased. Some page edges are slightly marked, tanned and bumped. Text is clear throughout Binding is sound. HCW View more info

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The Collected Poems of Yvor Winters

By: Winters, Yvor

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Manchester, Carcanet New Press: 1978

Seller ID: 505837

ISBN: 0856352403

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. Very good condition. From the collection of poet Gavin Ewart, with his name penned on F E P, a few of his annotation marks and dated May 1978. In unclipped dust jacket, tanned on spine, with nick to foot of spine at front and slightly shelf marked on front and back. Spine ends bumped. Pages and text fine. RB View more info

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Collected Poems

By: Witherby, Diana

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, H.F. & G. Witherby: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 505799

ISBN: 0854931074

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. First Edition. Very good condition. From the collection of poet Gavin Ewart, with his name penned on the F.E.P., dated November 1973. Ewart's annotations marks on several pages. In unclipped dust jacket, with sunned spine. Pages and text fine. RB View more info

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The Heat & the Cold

By: Witherby, Diane

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 505769

Condition: Very Good


Hardback. First Edition. Very good condition. From the collection of poet Gavin Ewart. In unclipped dust jacket, with tanned spine and nick at spine head. Pages are faintly tanned, content is clear throughout. RB View more info

One Over the 80s: Poems from the New Statesman, 1982-1992

By: Woddis, Roger

Price: £9.56

Publisher: London, Perseverance Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 271705

Condition: Good


Softcover is sound with lightly worn leading corners and light crease on lower leading corner of rear cover. Foot of page block is lightly soiled. light crease through lower leading corners of early pages; contents otherwise in good condition. Yellowing to the edges of the pages. T View more info

Others Abide

By: Wolfe, Humbert

Price: £9.56

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Ltd.: 1927

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 296298

Condition: Good


Limited edition of 400 copies. Signed by author. Hardcover with lightly bumped spine ends. Rear board is very slightly bowed. Marked dust jacket has significantly nicked, creased and chipped upper and lower edges and lightly tanned spine. Page edges are unevenly cut. Gilt head of page block. Age stains on FEP and BEP. Pages are slightly warped. Minor creasing to leading corners of some pages. Binding is sound, and text remains clear throughout. T View more info

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Tilting Our Plates to Catch the Light

By: Wong, Cyril

Price: £15.20

Publisher: Math Paper Press: 2012

Seller ID: 450848

ISBN: 9810593856

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in excellent condition throughout. TS View more info

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Summer Cicadas

By: Wong, Jennifer

Price: £9.03

Publisher: Hong Kong, Chameleon Press: 2006

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 437695

ISBN: 9889902117

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, second printing, signed by author on title page. One or two insignificant dents on edges; text is clear throughout. TS View more info

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Remembering Grandma and Other Rumors

By: Wong, Phui Nam

Price: £7.42

Publisher: Singapore, National University of Singapore: 1989

Seller ID: 424560

Condition: Good


Paperback. Covers are scored. Sticker on rear cover. Leading corners, edges and spine are worn. Spine is creased. Marks on page block. Binding is intact, contents are clean and clear. AM View more info

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The Poems and Fables of Robert Henryson, Schoolmaster of Dunfermline

By: Wood, H. Harvey (ed.); Henryson, Robert

Price: £29.00

Publisher: London, Oliver & Boyd: 1968

Seller ID: 482505

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover - very good (page block foxed) in good jacket. Jacket is worn, with few marks; creases and the occasional nick on edges and extremities. Pages are clean, binding is sound, and text is clear throughout. TS View more info

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Rough Rhymes of a Padre

By: Woodbine Willie

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Uk, BiblioLife: 2009

Seller ID: 500422

ISBN: 1110591780

Condition: Very Good


2009 digitally printed facsimile of the 1922 original. Unread shop stock. TS View more info

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A Variorum Commentary on The Poems of John Milton, Volume Two: The Minor English Poems, Part One

By: Woodhouse, A. S. P.; Bush, Douglas

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1972

Seller ID: 507797

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover without jacket. Volume two, part one. A few very faint marks on boards; spine ends are a little worn; previous owner's name penned on FEP. Pages remain clean and all text is clear - a very good copy. TS View more info

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A Variorum Commentary on The Poems of John Milton, Volume Two: The Minor English Poems, Part Two

By: Woodhouse, A. S. P.; Bush, Douglas

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1972

Seller ID: 507798

ISBN: 0710071922

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover without jacket. Volume two, part two. Spine ends are a little worn; previous owner's name penned on FEP. Pages remain clean and all text is clear - a very good copy. TS View more info

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The Unwriter & Other Poems

By: Woodward, Gerard

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford, Sycamore Press: 1989

Seller ID: 506857

Condition: Very Good


Slim paperback. Very good condition. From the collection of poet Gavin Ewart, with his name penned on title page and dated January 1990. Cover slightly sunned to spine. Pages and text fine. RB View more info

The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth

By: Wordsworth, William

Price: £54.12

Publisher: London, Edward Moxon, Son, and Co.: 1869

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 032167

Condition: Acceptable


Covers detached but intact. Gift-notes on FEP. Gilt decoration to board edges. Gilt decoration and raised bands on spine. Marbeled page block. Text is beautifully clean, tight and bright. 704 pages. A worthwhile restoration project. Scarce. View more info

The Manuscript of William Wordsworth's Poems, in Two Volumes (1807) a Facsimile with an Introduction

By: Wordsworth, William (Introduction By W. H. Kelliher)

Price: £47.50

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, British Library,The: 1984

Seller ID: 098353a

ISBN: 0712300368

Condition: Very Good


Some wear to slipcase along edges and corners but book is as new - fascimilie page images clean, bright and tight. View more info

Poems Dedicated to National Independence and Liberty

By: Wordsworth, William; brooke, Stopford A. (introduction)

Price: £60.49

Publisher: London, Isbiter & Company: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 218529

Condition: Good


From the collection of the late Michael Foot; his signature on FEP. Covers show light damp damage/soiling; worn at edges; bumped on rear cover, splitting at edges of spine. Endpapers somewhat discoloured, and FEP clipped; contents otherwise clean and sound. View more info

Selected Poems of William Wordsworth

By: Wordsworth, William; Sharrock, Roger (ed.)

Price: £8.92

Publisher: London, Heinemann Educational Books Ltd.: 1977

Seller ID: 170270

ISBN: 0435150154

Condition: Good


Cover looks a little edge and corner worn with creases at the top corners. Contents in very good clean condition. Previous owner's name on half-title page. View more info

Womens Work - a Third Anthology of Poems By Women

By: Works (Firm)

Price: £12.10

Publisher: Wexford, Ireland, The Works: 1992

Seller ID: 088962

ISBN: 187280103X

Condition: Very Good


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World Poets 1972: An Anthology of Contemporary Verse

By: World Poets: Various

Price: £19.50

Publisher: London, Regency Press: 1972

Inscription: Signed and Dedicated

Seller ID: 505741

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover (no jacket; printed boards) in very good condition. From the collection of poet Gavin Ewart. Signed and dedicated on title page to Ewart. RB View more info

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Piers Plowman and the Scheme of Salvation: An Interpretation of Dowel, Dobet, and Dobest

By: Worth Frank Jr., Robert

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Connecticut, Archon Books: 1969

Seller ID: 494780

ISBN: 0208007792

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. Archon reprint of the 1957 Yale publication (Yale Studies in English, vol. 136). Very good (previous owner's name penned on FEP) in good, price-clipped jacket. Jacket is faintly marked; sunned on spine; a little shelfworn, with a few minor nicks. Pages are sound and clean - all text is clear. TS View more info

Beowulf: With the Finnesburg Fragment

By: Wrenn, C. L.; Bolton, W.F. (eds.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Exeter, University of Exeter Press: 1988

Seller ID: 485201

ISBN: 0859893219

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. Spine foot is a little bumped; page block is lightly marked. Pages are clean and sound, with clear text throughout. TS View more info

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Waiting for Helen

By: Wright, Adrian

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Uk, Carcanet: 1970

Seller ID: 506940

ISBN: 090214510x

Condition: Very Good


Staple-Bound Paperback. Very good condition. Edition of 600 copies. From the collection of poet Gavin Ewart. Cover with edge-wear to upper edge back and front, and lower edge on back. Cover corners, slightly bumped. Pages and text fine. RB View more info

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Moral Stories

By: Wright, David

Price: £7.65

Publisher: London, Derek Verscholye: 1954

Seller ID: 255124

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Superficially scored jacket, with a few faint grubby marks, and minor edgewear on jacket and hardcover. Leading corners of jacket slightly worn. Spine bumped on head and foot of jacket and hardcover. Bookshop sticker on front flap. Minor abrasion on front board. Page block foxed. Boards strong. Very slight foxing on some page edges inside, but all content remains clear and pages are tight, bright and well-preserved for age throughout. TS View more info

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Sweet Songs of Many Voices

By: Wright, Kate A. (ed.)

Price: £8.55

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Co.: 1912

Seller ID: 448472

Condition: Acceptable


Paperback in acceptable condition. Leather-bound covers are marked, faded and scored. Spine and cover edges are tanned. Vertical tears and creases on spine. Leading corners, edges and spine ends are nicked, creased and chipped. Front spine side is almost completely split. Pager block and rough-cut pages are marked. Book plate on FEP. Light creases throughout pages. Binding remains intact. Text remains legible throughout. HCW View more info

The Unpublished and Uncollected Poems of William Cowper. (Cameo Series)

By: Wright, Thomas (ed.)

Price: £11.79

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019133

Condition: Acceptable


Some water staining to preferatory pages and minor closed tears to page 23-24 probably from when the book was cut. Former owner's name on inside cover View more info

Ronsard

By: Wyndham, Lewis D. B.

Price: £1.92

Publisher: London, Sheed and Ward: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 246311

Condition: Acceptable


Text is clear, bright and tight, the paper is wartime economy. The head and tail of the spine and the corners are rubbed. The fep has some notes in light pencil. The page block is tanned. K. View more info

The Space of City Trees: Selected Poems

By: Yap, Arthur

Price: £4.47

Publisher: London, Skoob Books: 2000

Seller ID: 091168

ISBN: 187143839X

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. Some copies may show faint signs of shelf wear - small bumps to corners, one or two superficial blemishes. Pages are clean with clear content and sound binding.SHIPS DIRECT FROM PUBLISHER SKOOB BOOKS: This collection brings together a range of poems from Arthur Yap’s four volumes, Only Lines, Commonplace, Down the Line, Man Snake Apple as well as from his section in the anthology Five takes. The poems are imagistic statements of the natural and peopled landscape, which illuminate and comment on aspects of everyday life in Singapore. “One of Yap’s main areas of development h... View more info

The Motionless Dancer and Other Poems

By: Yates, Peter

Price: £47.76

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 212667

Condition: Good


Green cloth boards showing some edgewear, sunned on spine. Minor foxing to endpapers, edges of pages; front hinge broken; contents otherwise clean and sound throughout. Signed and dedicated ("With best wishes, Peter Yates") on FEP. View more info

W. B. Yeats (Benn's Augustan Books of Poetry)

By: Yeats, W. B.

Price: £6.07

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn: 1935

Seller ID: 433343

Condition: Acceptable


Paperback. Fourth impression. Thirty pages. Covers are marked, socred and lightly creased. Leading corners, edges and spine are worn, torn and slightly sunned. Three centimetre tear on spine head. Front lower leading corner is chipped. Pages are tanned, foxed and creased. Pen on front inside cover. Binding remains intact. Text is clear throughout. HCW View more info

The King of the Great Clock Tower and A Full Moon in March, Manuscript Materials

By: Yeats, W. B.; Cave, Richard Allen (ed.)

Price: £15.92

Publisher: Ithaca, NY, U.S.A. & London, U.K., Cornell University Press: 2007

Seller ID: 267674

ISBN: 0801446112

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. Very light shelfwear on jacket. Slight bump on hardcover spine foot. Pages are in excellent condition. BW View more info

A Part of Three: Poems, 1966-1988

By: Yeo, Robert

Price: £4.47

Publisher: Mountain View, California, U.S.A., Select Books: 1989

Seller ID: 092246

ISBN: 9810010788

Condition: Very Good


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Selected Poetry

By: Yevtushenko, Yevgenii (Edited By R. Milner-Gulland)

Price: £9.56

Publisher: Oxford/London, Pergamon Press: 1963

Edition: No Earlier Edition Stated

Seller ID: 020257

Condition: Good


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The Face Behind the Face

By: Yevtushenko, Yevgeny

Price: £6.37

Publisher: London/Boston, Marion Boyars Publishers Ltd: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017573

ISBN: 0714526177

Condition: Good


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Yevgeny Yevtushenko: The Collected Poems 1952-1990

By: Yevtushenko, Yevgeny

Price: £19.50

Publisher: UK, Mainstream Publishing: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 508514

ISBN: 1851583483

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. First Edition. Very good condition. In unclipped dust jacket. Pages and text fine. RB View more info

Almost at the End

By: Yevtushenko, Yevgeny; Salisbury, Harrison E.

Price: £4.75

Publisher: London, Marion Boyars Publishers Ltd.: 1987

Seller ID: 204940

ISBN: 0714528730

Condition: New


Hardcover in like new condition. HCW View more info

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Tapestry of Animals

By: Young, Augustus

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, The Menard Press: 1977

Seller ID: 488290

ISBN: 0903400316

Condition: Very Good


Staple-bound paperback, slightly tanned around spine. Well-preserved; interior excellent; pages clean and sound, with text and illustrations clear. TS View more info

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Days & Nights in Hendon: Elegies Written in the Last Months of a Five-Year Soujourn in the High Down (Heandun)

By: Young, Augustus

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Menard Press: 2002

Seller ID: 488297

ISBN: 1874320373

Condition: Very Good


Staple-bound paperback in very good condition throughout, with clean, sound pages and clear text. TS View more info

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Tapestry of Animals

By: Young, Augustus

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, The Menard Press: 1977

Seller ID: 488300

ISBN: 0903400316

Condition: Very Good


Staple-bound paperback, a little tanned around spine, and kinked slightly as a whole towards spine foot. Remains very good: pages are sound and clean; all text and illustrations are clear. TS View more info

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Les Beautes Poetiques

By: Young, Edouard

Price: £118.75

Publisher: Paris, F. Buisson et Delaunay: 1804

Seller ID: 459735

Condition: Acceptable


Hardcover in acceptable condition. No jacket. Text in English and French. French translation by Bertrand Barere. Leather bound. Abrasions and scores on worn boards and spine. Leading corners are split. Tear across chipped spine head. Spine foot is nicked. Tears in cloth on spine sides, but binding remains intact. Pages are foxed and creased. Text remains clear throughout. HCW View more info

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From Talk to Action: The Fight for Peace

By: Young, Henry

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Middlesex, Henry Young: 1986

Seller ID: 507334

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. Spine is slightly sunned. Minor exterior wear; lower corner of title page is faintly creased. One or two imperfections on page block. Text is clear on sound, clean pages. TS View more info

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How to be a Hero

By: Yunge

Price: £13.45

Publisher: London, U.K., The Cresset Press: 1938

Seller ID: 302683

Condition: Acceptable


No dust jacket. Hardcover. Boards are very grubby. Spine is rather faded, with one or two small surface marks and light wear to ends. Leading corners are a little worn. Page block is rather faded and age-spotted, particularly on head. Minor age-spotting to pastedowns, endpapers and first and last few pages. Binding is sound and pages are tight throughout. Text and illustrations are clear. AF View more info

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Found Objects 1962-1926

By: Zukofsky, Louis

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Georgetown, Kentucky, H. B. Chapin: 1964

Seller ID: 492820

Condition: Good


Paperback (staple bound, 43pp) in good condition. A Blue Grass Book; 3. Cover is lightly tanned, marked and worn. Foxing on the page block. Surname of previous owner penned on the title page. The contents are sound and clear. CM View more info

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All the Collected Short Poems 1956-64

By: Zukofsky, Louis

Price: £19.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 506934

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. First Edition. Very good condition. From the collection of poet Gavin Ewart, with his name penned on F E P. In clipped dust jacket, with tanning to spine, and slight edge-wear to upper edges front and back. Pages and text fine. RB View more info