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By Warren, G.O.; [Gertrude Osgood Warren]

Oxford and New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly soiled and rubbed.. 1917. Hardcover. Quarterbound off-white cloth with blue paper-covered boards. Printed label on front boards. 118 pp + [1] pp of publisher’s adverts. A collection of verse, including some poems about World War I, by the Beacon Hill Boston Brahmin. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$25.00

Epistles, Odes, and Other Poems

By Moore, Thomas

Philadelphia: John Watts. Good; Homemade but rather effective repairs to front hinge with leather . strips and paper, waterstain, bookplate remnants, and initials “DS” on . front pastedown, light foxing throughout, penciled page numbers at top of . first and last several leaves.. 1806. First American Edition. Hardcover. Original brown marbled calf. Lettering piece and gilt designs to spine largely perished. xii, 306 pp + [1] page of publisher’s advertisements. An early poetry collection by the Irish writer containing some of his impressions from travels in America and the Caribbean. .

$175.00

The Literary Remains of Martha Day:  With Rev. Dr. Fitch’s Address At Her  Funeral and Sketches of Her Character
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The Literary Remains of Martha Day: With Rev. Dr. Fitch’s Address At Her Funeral and Sketches of Her Character

By Day, Martha; Fitch, Rev. Dr. Eleazar

New Haven, [CT]: Printed By Hezekiah Howe & Co.. Fair with no dust jacket; Top third of backstrip and front flyleaf and . title page missing, text foxed, boards worn.. 1834. Hardcover. Original brown cloth with printed paper label on front boards. vi, 121 pp. Sabin 18972. A memorial volume for the 21-year-old daughter of Yale University President Jeremiah Day. Includes Martha Days obituary, Rev. Eleazar Fitchs December 4, 1833 eulogy, poems, stories, letters, and other writings by Martha Day, and a long biographical sketch by H. L. C. .

$60.00

The Chanty of the Nona
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The Chanty of the Nona

By Belloc, Hilaire

London: Faber & Faber. Near Fine; Faint owner initials on front cover.. N.D.. Softcover. A title in the Ariel Poems series of illustrated poetry pamphlets printed by Faber and Faber in the late 1920s-early 1930s. Black and white illustration by Belloc. #9 in series. Red printed string-tied wraps. .

$25.00

The Grave of Arthur
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The Grave of Arthur

By Chesterton, G. K.

London: Faber & Faber. Very Good; Faint owner initials on front cover.. N.D.. Softcover. A title in the Ariel Poems series of illustrated poetry pamphlets printed by Faber and Faber in the late 1920s-early 1930s. Color illustration by Celia Finnes. #25 in series. Rose printed string-tied wraps. .

$35.00

Songs from Appledore
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Songs from Appledore

By Laighton, Oscar

Self Published. Good with no dust jacket; Silverfish damage to front boards, front hinge . cracked.. 1899. Hardcover. Black cloth spine with green gilt-blocked cloth. A slim collection of poems by Oscar Laighton, poet Celia Thaxter's brother. The title refers to Appledore Island, one of the Isles of Shoals off the Maine and New Hampshire coasts, where Thaxter had a summer residence. 12 photographs showing various interior and exterior Appledore scenes. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 27 pages .

$30.00

Letters to a Young Poet
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Letters to a Young Poet

By Rilke, Rainer Maria

NY: W. W. Norton & Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped, chipped and toned, . pages toned, owner name and label scar on front free endpaper. Vassar . College bookstore receipt laid in with resultant toning to surrounding . pages.. 1934. Later Printing. Hardcover. Light brown cloth binding. Rilke's classic instructions for writing and life. ; 128 pages .

$75.00

Poems of Oliver Wendell Holmes
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Poems of Oliver Wendell Holmes

By Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Boston: James R. Osgood and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name and date on front . flyleaf.. 1878. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Many illustrations. Brick red decorative binding. Frontispiece full-length engraved portrait of Holmes. All edges gilt. An attractive binding. xii, 322 pp, index. .

$25.00

Morning in Iowa:  A Narrative Poem
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Morning in Iowa: A Narrative Poem

By Nathan, Robert

NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed, endpapers darkened.. 1944. First Edition. Hardcover. Author photo on rear jacket flap. Black cloth binding. ; 50 pages .

$10.00

Kleine Lyrische Gedichte, Vol. I
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Kleine Lyrische Gedichte, Vol. I

By Weisse, C. F. ; [Christian Felix Weisse]

Vienna: F. A. Schrambl. Good; Moderate wear to boards, "Wilhelm" stamped on front flyleaf.. 1793. Hardcover. Engraved title page and frontispiece portrait of Weisse in his powdered wig. Three-quarter leather with speckled paper sides. Gilt-edged spine compartments and two gilt-stamped lettering pieces on spine. Two-color woodblock printed endpapers. Xii, [6], 182 pp. This is one of two volumes of Short Lyrical Poems by Weisse, a German writer, educator, and publisher. This is part of a larger set of German literature and is Vol. XXXI of Sammlung der Vorzuglichten Werke Deutscher Dichter und Prosaisten (Collection of the Best German Poetry and Prose). ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall .

$50.00

Granite Ledges:  Sonnets and Lyrics
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Granite Ledges: Sonnets and Lyrics

By Fowler, William Plumer

Boston: Bruce, Humphries, Inc.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Foxing to front boards.. 1943. First Edition. Hardcover. Gray cloth with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. Inscribed by the author with a line of verse on front free endpaper. New England-themed verse. ; 62 pages; Signed by Author .

$15.00

Melodies, Songs, Sacred Songs, and National Airs:  Containing Several  Never before Publishing in America
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Melodies, Songs, Sacred Songs, and National Airs: Containing Several Never before Publishing in America

By Moore, Thomas

NY: George Long, 1822. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, outer joints cracked but holding, gash to center spine, pages toned and foxed, musty, two pages show repairs. Mottled calf with blind and gilt-stamped border designs on front and rear boards. Gilt-stamped spine. Marbled endpapers. Lithograph frontispiece portrait of Moore facing extra engraved title page. xvi, 17-277 pp. A collection of poems and songs by the popular Irish author, including several inspired by his visits to places in upstate New York, like Cohoes and Batavia. Of the Cohoes cataracts (later tamed by industrial mills and dams) he writes: "There is a dreary and savage character in the country immediately about these Falls, which is much more in harmony with the wildness of such a scene, than the cultivated lands in the neighborhood of Niagara." p. 196. .

$125.00

A Worcestershire Anthology
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A Worcestershire Anthology

By Bradley-Birt, F. B. (editor)

Kidderminster: G. T. Cheshire & Sons, Ltd.. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and sunned at spine, leather peeling . in several places, page tops spotted.. 1934. First Edition. Hardcover. Green mottled leather binding with titles stamped on front boards and spine. Green silk marker. One of 500 numbered copies signed by Bradley-Birt on limitation page. List of first edition subscribers. [6], 196, [13] pp. Appendix includes index and brief biographies of contributing poets. A saucy anthology of poems brewed up by men and women connected with Worcestershire, and seasoned with other poems about the English county by non-residents. Poets include Francis Brett Young, John Drinkwater, John Masefield, Robert Southey, William Wordsworth, Samuel Butler, and A. Quiller-Couch, among others. ; Signed by Editor .

$30.00

The Wind\'s Heart:  Poems from the Gaelic, French, Spanish, Portuguese,  Italian and German
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The Wind's Heart: Poems from the Gaelic, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian and German

By Simpson, Margaret Winefride

Edinburgh and London: The Moray Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket foxed and lightly worn.. 1934. First Edition. Hardcover. Glossary. Blue boards. ; 70 pages .

$20.00

The Poems of Lascelles Abercrombie
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The Poems of Lascelles Abercrombie

By Abercrombie, Lascelles

London: Oxford University Press. Good with no dust jacket; Ex-theological seminary copy with markings on . spine, front and rear endpapers.. 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth. Frontispiece portrait photo of the English poet. Titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. Top edges gilt. vii, 550 pp. ; Ex-Library .

$20.00

Three Centuries of Nursery Rhymes and Poetry for Children
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Three Centuries of Nursery Rhymes and Poetry for Children

By Opie, Iona; Opie, Peter

Oxford/New York: Oxford University Press/Justin G. Schiller Ltd.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Foxing to frontispiece plate and . surrounding pages.. 1977. Second Revised Edition. Hardcover. 0192115669 . One of a limited edition of 500 numbered copies signed by both Opies. Navy cloth decorated in gilt. Xvi, Plates 1-VIII, 1-36, Plates IX-XVI, 37-72, Plates XVII-XXIV, 73-114 pp. Introductions, lists of index and location of printers, publishers, and booksellers. Index of authors, editors, illustrators, composers, titles, and series. A great reference for the childrens book collector or specialist with a focus on English traditional verse and nursery rhymes, including their first sightings in the 17th and 18th centuries, and their adaptation to the American market. Catalog for an exhibition held at Oxford University. .

$35.00

Shirley Temple\'s Favorite Poems
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Shirley Temple's Favorite Poems

Akron, OH: Saalfield. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and split at backstrip.. 1936. Hardcover. Color printed paper boards. Delightful line illustrations throughout. ; 93 pages .

$10.00

Life Supports:   New and Collected Poems
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Life Supports: New and Collected Poems

By Bronk, William

San Francisco: North Point Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped, owner name and . address on front free endpaper.. 1981. Revised Edition. Hardcover. 1883689597 . Gray cloth binding with title stamped in gilt on spine. Index. Two newspaper clippings about the Hudson Falls, New York poet laid in. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 249 pages .

$20.00

Songs for Columbia\'s Heroes:  War Poems for 1898
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Songs for Columbia's Heroes: War Poems for 1898

By Hawkes, Clarence

Springfield, MA: New England Publishing Company. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library markings, boards rubbed and . soiled, spine cracked.. 1898. Hardcover. Navy cloth with gilt design of eagle with flag and titles stamped in gilt on front boards. Possibly signed by author on front free endpaper. 77 poems about the Spanish-American War illustrated with 35 illustrations from photographs, drawings, and paintings. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 87 pages .

$20.00

In the Valley of the Merrimack
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In the Valley of the Merrimack

By Stickney, Julia Noyes

NY: The Grafton Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine and front boards sunned, contemporary . gift inscription on front flyleaf.. 1901. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth with titles stamped in gilt on front boards. Measures 6.5 x 4.5 inches. Frontispiece photo portrait of Stickney. 3-66 pp. A collection of poems about nature, memorial poems, Edgar Allan Poe, and the New England landscape. Uncommon. .

$45.00

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