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The Early Italian Poets
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The Early Italian Poets

London: Routledge, 1908 Routledge, 1908. The Early Italian Poets: From Ciullo D'Alcamo to Dante Alighieri. In the original metres together with Dante's Vita Nuova. The Muses Library. Top edge discoloured and previous owner's name written inside. All the other edges, cover and pages clean and intact, spine unbroken. . Cloth. Good/No Jacket.

$20.08

Leafburners: New and Selected Poems

By Coles, Gladys Mary

Gerald Duckworth & Co., 1986 92 pages. Dustjacket is a little scuffed and has some small creases and indentations. Spine of dustcover is very faded. Inside flaps of dustcover are yellowed. Book is signed by author on the title page, and has been signed and inscribed by the author on the bottom corner of the first page (inscription reads 'All best wishes Andy, Gladys Mary, Nov '87') Book cover is a little bumped at top and bottom, but otherwise undamaged. Pages are slightly yellowed at edges, but clean, neat and tightly bound. A collection of poems from 1975-1985, by Liverpool poet Gladys Mary Coles.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.

$21.52

The Homeric Hymns and Homerica

By Hesiod

London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1982 William Heinemann, 1982. 655 pages. Translated by H. G. Evelyn-White. Book is in excellent condition. All pages clean and tightly bound. No damage to dust jacket. Bottom edge of spine is lightly bumped. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$28.62

Earth Songs: A Resurgence Anthology of Contemporary Eco-Poetry
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Earth Songs: A Resurgence Anthology of Contemporary Eco-Poetry

By Abbs, Peter (Editor)

Green Books, 2002 205 pages. Book cover has some light scuffing, and edges of cover are a little bumped. Spine has some light creasing and bumping to edges. Stain on top edge of first page. Bookseller's price has been written in pencil on first page and then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Pages are a little bumped at edges, but clean, neat and tightly bound. An anthology of poems about wildlife, wilderness, the seasons, and environmental issues. . First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$14.35

Poetry and Anarchism

By Read, Herbert

Freedom Press, 1941 79 pages. Dustcover is very worn - faded and torn at edges, creased and bumped, and very yellowed at spine. Entire book is slightly bent and curved. Book cover is undamaged, apart from some bumping to edges. Spine uncreased, although top and bottom are bumped. Previous owner has stuck a piece of cream paper onto the top right hand corner of the first (blank) page, and has written over the card, and some of the page - and then erased the writing with Tip-ex/correction fluid. Previous owner's note written in ink on last page. Pages are yellowed with age - particularly at edges - but otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. . Third Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$14.33

Hudibras

By Butler, Samuel

London: Alex Murray and Son 159 pages. Cover is a little stained and quite worn, particularly on edges. Spine is bumped and worn at edges, but uncreased. Previous owner's names have been written in ink on first two pages. Pages yellowed with age, and have foxing to edges and insides. Page edges well worn. Pages clean. First page is pulling away a little from the binding. Condition consistent with age of book. A satirical / mock heroic polemic upon Roundheads, Puritans, Presbyterians and many of the other factions involved in the English Civil War.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$21.52

Glimpses of Iqbal's Mind and Thought: Brief Lectures on Iqbal Delivered at London, Cambridge and Oxford

By Bilgrami, Dr H.H.

Lahore, Pakistan: Ashraf Press, 1966 110 pages. Dustcover is very worn - creased and faded, and yellowed - and has some foxing. Dustcover is torn a little at edges, and bumped and creased at edges. Inside of front and back cover is yellowed and faded and has some staining. Pages are yellowed and have some foxing to edges, and a few are a little marked. Previous owner's inscription written in ink on top corner of first page: 'ex HAN, Karachi, June '68'. Condition consistent with age of book. A collection of six lectures on the writings of the Islamic poet Iqbal. . Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$28.69

The Complete Poetical Works of John Milton

By Milton, John

Milner and Sowerby 537 pages. No publication date given. Book cover is very scuffed and worn, and a little stained. Edges and corners are bumped and a little chipped. Spine is bumped, a little chipped and creased at top and bottom edges, but gold title lettering remains clear. Pages are very tanned and have some foxing. Some of the insides of the pages are stained. Page edges very well worn and a little creased. Some of pages have pulled away slightly from the spine, revealing a little of the book's binding. Slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. Includes a series of black and white line illustrations. A collection of Milton's poetical works, including Paradise Lost.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$17.21

Selected Poems
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Selected Poems

By Crawford, Robert

London: Jonathan Cape, 2005 Jonathan Cape, 2005. 118 pages. Book in very good, clean condition. No damage or creasing to spine. Dedication from author made out 'to Colin, with best wishes, Robert Crawford, Lancaster 12Nov 2005' followed by author's email address. . Gift By Author. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$143.45

Aytoun's Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers

By Aytoun, W.E.

George Routledge & Sons, Ltd 256 pages. No publication year given. Part of 'The Olive Books' series. Cover is a little worn, and has some light marking and spotting. Spine has some light creasing and is bumped at top and bottom. Pages are yellowed - particularly first and last pages - and have foxing to edges. Slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. Collection of ballads and poems by W.E Aytoun. . Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$17.21

Out of The Coal-Fields: Poems By Frederick C. Boden
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Out of The Coal-Fields: Poems By Frederick C. Boden

By Boden, Frederick C.

New York: J. M. Dent and Sons, Ltd, 1929 J. M. Dent and Sons, Ltd, 1929. 73 pages. Dustcover very worn - lots of scuffing, some stains and marks, and some tears. Spine of duscover discoloured and partly torn away. Book has some foxing to page edges, but pages all clean and tightly bound. Pages slightly yellowed with age - particularly first and last pages. Condition consistent with age of book. Cover a little yellowed and marked. Spine unbroken. Collection of poems on the lives of those who lived in the coal-mining districts.. Hard Cover. Good/Poor.

$26.54

Contemporary Women Poets
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Contemporary Women Poets

By Kneale, Trevor (Ed.)

Liverpool: Rondo Publications, 1975 Rondo Publications, 1975. Book in good condition. Pages clean and tight. Cover and edges yellowing but not scuffed. Spine uncreased. Contains photographs of the poets and their comments on poetry. . Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$7.53

The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley: Volume 1 - Lyrics & Shorter Poems

By Shelley, Percy Bysshe

New York: J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd, 1920 495 pages. With an introduction by A. H. Koszul. Book cover is very worn and stained, and bumped at edges. Cover is partly pulling away from rest of pages, but still half-attached. Pages very yellowed with age, and bumped and creased at edges. Ex libris: Joseph H. Sayle - railway worker, trades unionist - and father of writer and comedian Alexei Sayle! Joseph Sayle's name and date (Feb 1936) written in ink on first page. Condition consistent with age of book. A collection of Shelley's shorter poems.. Good/No Jacket.

$35.86

Another Nigger Dead: Poems

By Liyong, Taban Lo

Heinemann, 1972 72 pages. Previous owner's name written in ink on first page. Previous owner has made notes on most pages in pencil and on inside of back cover. Cover has some scuffing and creasing, and cover is very bumped and well-worn at edges - and back cover has some light staining. Spine is creased and bumped. Edge of spine is chipped. Pages are yellowed at edges, and a little bumped and creased at edges. Front over is pulling away from binding of rest of book, but is still attached. Condition consistent with age of book. A collection of poems from the acclaimed East African poet.. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$35.86

Inna Liverpool

By Zephaniah, Benjamin

Liverpool: Africa Arts Collective , 1988 Africa Arts Collective, 1988. Pamphlet in very good condition. Original Liverpool edition, published at Bluecoat Cambers on School Lane. Front cover has a small sticker with 'Poet 098' written on it. There is a slight mark on the front cover where another small sticker has been and been removed. Also a small indentation/scuff on front cover that has not gone through the paper but has left a slight mark on the next few pages after it. Contents page has 'Centre For Arts Development Training Ltd.' stamp in blue ink. A selection of poems forming part of Zephaniah's time in Liverpool as Poet/Writer in Residence with the Africa Arts Collective in 1988/89. . First Edition. Pamphlet. Good/No Jacket.

$20.08

Songs of Innocence and Experience
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Songs of Innocence and Experience

By Blake, William

University Tutorial Press University Tutorial Press, 66 pages. Cover a bit marked/stained but otherwise undamaged. Spine stained and edges scuffed - top and bottom of spine bumped. Previous owner's notes written in pencil on some pages. Small mark on inside of front cover and last page. Pages otherwise clean and neat. Blake's classic collection of poems on innocence and experience - along with notes and a bibliography. . Good/No Jacket.

$10.76

Breaking the Silence

South Africa: Fanele (Jacana Media), 2009 135 pages compilation of poetry, short stories and essays from POWA Women's writing competition 2008. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.48

Reflections: Nigerian Prose and Verse

By Ademola, Frances (Editor)

Lagos: African Universities Press, 1962 123 pages. Cover is very tanned with age, and is stained at the back, and a little scuffed. Edges and corners are bumped and corners are a little creased. Spine is stained and bumped/chipped at edges. Previous owner has written some notes in pencil on first page, which have then been rubbed out - slight mark remains. Pages are stained along bottom edges, and creased at corners. Pages are yellowed at edges, but clean, neat and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. A collection of writings and poetry from Nigeria. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$13.63

Two's Company

By Kay, Jackie

London: Puffin Books, 1994 77 pages. Signed "for Colin lovely to meet you all good wishes with your poetry son of a gun! Lve Jackie x June 1997" on title page. Very slight yellowing, and very slight signs of ownership, but no specific faults. Signed by Author. Mass Market Paperback. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Tourret, Shirley. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.35

Mollusc
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Mollusc

By Clare, Helen

Comma Press , 2004 Comma Press, 2004. 74 pages. Book in excellent condition. . Gift By Author. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$8.61

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