The North Ship

By Larkin, Philip

The North Ship, Philip Larkin's earliest volume of verse, was first published in August 1945. The introduction, by Larkin himself, explains the circumstances of its publication and the influences which shaped its contents.

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The North Ship: Poems.

by LARKIN, Philip.

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[1945].
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London: Fortune Press, [1945].. First edition, variant issue.. 35 pp. Foxing to endpapers, else near fine in full black cloth with gilt stamping to spine. Very good plus, price-clipped red dust jacket with black lettering. Inked ownership signature of John Saville, a Marxist historian at Hull whom Larkin helped to develop the University’s Archive of Labour History. Conforms to… Read more
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The North Ship

by Philip Larkin

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1945
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The Fortune Poets, 1945. Very Good. Very good hardcover in fair DJ. First edition, 1945. Black cloth boards with gilt lettering on backstrip. Pages are clean, unmarked. Covers show light edgewear. Dust jacket (red with black lettering) shows some shelfwear, sunning, small tears, clipped bottom corners. Larkin's first published work. Presumed to be around 500 copies… Read more
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The North Ship.

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The Fortune Press, London. 1945. First edition (only 500 copies printed) of his first book.. Hardback.. Black cloth. VG (light wear to edges; owner's name on FFEP; rear FFEP bear a small inked date, "I.IX.45 Oxford").
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The North Ship

by LARKIN, Philip (1922-1985)

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1965
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London: Fortune Press, 1965. Early Reprint. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Second (unauthorized) Edition. Tall, slim 8vo: [4],36pp. Publisher's smooth maroon buckram (some copies bound in brownish-orange buckram, no priority known), spine lettered in gilt, bottom edge untrimmed; beige dust jacket (Bloomfield calls it pale orange, but to my eye there is very little, if any, orange in it) printed in… Read more
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The North Ship

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1966
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London: Faber and Faber, 1966. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Faber edition, with a new introduction and an additional poem (originally published in 1945). Tall octavo. Dark blue cloth. Fine in near fine dustwrapper with a narrow band of offsetting and some tape residue to the interior.
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London: Faber and Faber, (1966).. Second edition, first printing.. 48 pp. Fine in very near fine dust jacket with light toning to spine. Originally published in 1945, this edition includes an extra poem. Bloomfield A1c.
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The North Ship

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1965
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North Ship

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The North Ship

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1966
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The North Ship

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1966
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The North Ship - Poems by Philip Larkin

by Larkin Philip

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1965
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The North Ship

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1966
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The North Ship

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1975
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London: Faber and Faber, 1975. Softcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Reprint. Octavo. Printed wrappers. Slightly rubbed else fine. Ownership signature of the poet Eleanor Ross Taylor.
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The North Ship

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1991
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The North Ship

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1973
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The North Ship (poems)

by LARKIN, Philip

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The North Ship

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The North Ship

by Philip Larkin

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The North Ship

by Larkin, Philip

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1966
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London: Faber & Faber, 1966. Blue cloth binding, 48pp. Handwritten bibliography of the author in pen at back and 2 poems annotated in pencil by Amherst College professor, with his signature on front endpaper. Very slight wear, spine and part of back cover sun-faded. Photos on reqeust. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover. Good+.
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The North Ship

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1968
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London: Faber & Faber. Good/No Jacket. 1968. Hard Cover. 8.75" x 5.5" Reprint of the 1966 edition of Philip Larkin's first book of poetry. Ex Lib. (C. F. Mott College of Education). Contains an introduction by the poet and some additional material not in the first edition. An excellent, hard-cover, reading copy. Weysprings Books is… Read more
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The North Ship

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The North Ship

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The North Ship

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1974
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THE NORTH SHIP

by LARKIN Philip

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The North Ship (Faber Poetry)

by Larkin, Philip

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The North Ship

by Larkin, Philip

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1975-04-17
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The North Ship

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The North Ship

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1973
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The North Ship

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The North Ship

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The North Ship

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The North Ship

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