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Other Men's Flowers: An Anthology of Poetry, A. P. Wavell
1 A. P. Wavell Other Men's Flowers: An Anthology of Poetry
Jonathan Cape 1958 0224607502 / 9780224607506 Hardcover Good GOOD Hardcover 
1958. 448 pages. Red cloth boards with gilt to spine. Cream jacket. Previous owners inscription to front endpage. Pages are good and clean but do have some light yellowing throughout. Firm binding. Light rubbing across boards. Scuffs along edges of boards and to the headbands. Boards are well protected by the dust jacket. Light rubbing across jacket. Some small nicks along edges of DJ. Jacket also covered with small foxing. 
Price: 97.75 GBP
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The Works Of Alfred Lord Tennyson (Wordsworth Poetry Library), Alfred Lord Tennyson
2 Alfred Lord Tennyson The Works Of Alfred Lord Tennyson (Wordsworth Poetry Library)
Macmillan and Co 1887 1853264148 / 9781853264146 Hardcover Good No Dustjacket Hardcover 
1887. 640 pages. No dust jacket. Green leather boards with gilt titles on front and faded (brown) spine.Gilt edging to text block. No inscriptions, portrait of poet on frontispiece.Foxing to early pages, main pages lightly tanned but otherwise clean. Shelf and edge wear, scuffs to front cover and fading to edges and spine.Binding still firm. 
Price: 8.99 GBP
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The Penguin Book of English Verse (Penguin Poets), B. Kennelly [ed]
3 B. Kennelly [ed] The Penguin Book of English Verse (Penguin Poets)
Penguin Poets 1974 0140585257 / 9780140585254 Third impression Paperback Very Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1974. Third impression. 428 pages. Paperback rated as Very Good - Cards, pages, and binding are better than usually found for this title and publication year. World of Rare Books specializes in old and hard-to-find titles. 
Price: 3.00 GBP
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Future Voices from North Cheshire, Carl Golder [ed]
4 Carl Golder [ed] Future Voices from North Cheshire
Forward Press 2000 0754317838 / 9780754317838 First Edition Paperback Very Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
2000. First Edition. 285 pages. Blue card covers, black and white titling. Small corner crease and the fore-edge is slightly rubbed - otherwise like new. 
Price: 10.74 GBP
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The Poems of Catullus (Penguin Classics), Catullus
5 Catullus The Poems of Catullus (Penguin Classics)
Penguin Books Ltd 1966 0140441808 / 9780140441802 Paperback Very Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1966. 246 pages. Good condition vintage Penguin paperback. Great reading copy. Pages may be yellowed or foxed and covers may show signs of scuffing or shelf wear. Fast dispatch, international shipping. 
Price: 3.00 GBP
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The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighier II, Dante Alighieri
6 Dante Alighieri The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighier II
Oxford University Press 1961 0195004132 / 9780195004137 Hardcover Good GOOD Hardcover 
1961. 446 pages. Red cloth boards with gilt to spine. Light tanning to pages throughout book. Firm binding to book. Light rubbing to boards. Boards are well protected by the dust jacket. Light rubbing and tanning across jacket. Some small nicks to edges of DJ. 
Price: 11.72 GBP
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An Alternative to Speech, David Lehman
7 David Lehman An Alternative to Speech
Princeton University Press 1986 0691066841 / 9780691066844 First Edition Hardcover Good GOOD Hardcover 
1986. First Edition. 97 pages. Maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering and a B&W pictorial dust jacket with red lettering. Pages are mostly neat and clear with very mild tanning to end papers. Area of water damage to lower margin throughout book but no pages are stuck and the warping is moderate. Binding is firm and boards are slightly warped with light bumping and wear to corners, edges and spine ends. Dust jacket is fairly bright with light wear and soiling to edges. Mild tanning Price stickers to front. Unclipped. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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Stubborn Hope (African Writers Series), Dennis Brutus
8 Dennis Brutus Stubborn Hope (African Writers Series)
Heinemann International 1978 0435902083 / 9780435902087 First Edition Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1978. First Edition. 97 pages. Paperback rated as Very Good - Cards, pages, and binding are better than usually found for this title and publication year. World of Rare Books specializes in old and hard-to-find titles. 
Price: 2.99 GBP
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Listen to Her Rodeo : Poems of an Alberto Cowboy, Doug Richards
9 Doug Richards Listen to Her Rodeo : Poems of an Alberto Cowboy
Derksen Printers, Limited 1994 1550990373 / 9781550990379 Hardcover Good GOOD Hardcover Signed By Author
1994. 77 pages. Signed by the author. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, illustrated jacket. Pages are clean throughout. Owner's inscription to ffep. and author's signature dated 1997. Binding in good condition with light wear to boards and spine. Jacket has some small chips, tears and creases to top edges. Price label attached to rear face. Final reduction, get it while you can!! 
Price: 5.99 GBP
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Homer : The Iliad, E. V. Rieu [transl]
10 E. V. Rieu [transl] Homer : The Iliad
Penguin Classics 1963 0140440143 / 9780140440140 Paperback Very Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1963. 469 pages. Paperback rated as Very Good - Cards, pages, and binding are better than usually found for this title and publication year. World of Rare Books specializes in old and hard-to-find titles. 
Price: 2.92 GBP
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Troilus and Criseyde, Geoffrey Chaucer
11 Geoffrey Chaucer Troilus and Criseyde
J. M. Dent & Sons Limited 1966 0460109928 / 9780460109925 Hardcover Good ACCEPTABLE Hardcover 
1966. 337 pages. Purple cloth with orange dust jacket. Small inscription to ffep, light tanning and foxing to end papers and text block. Boards have minor edge wear with corner bumping. Tanned, and rubbed dust jacket with tears, nicks and creases to the spine, edges and corners. 
Price: 8.79 GBP
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The Moon Dies, Godfrey Turton
12 Godfrey Turton The Moon Dies
Leopard's Head Press Ltd 1982 0904920062 / 9780904920062 Hardcover Good No Dustjacket Hardcover 
1982. 103 pages. No dust jacket. Large green cloth hardcover, with like slipcase. Clean pages and fore-edge, with firm binding. Boards and slipcase are clean and in very good condition. 
Price: 15.63 GBP
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The Iliad, Homer; E.V. Rieu (Tr.)
13 Homer; E.V. Rieu (Tr.) The Iliad
Penguin Books Ltd 1969 0140440143 / 9780140440140 Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1969. 469 pages. Good condition vintage Penguin paperback. Great reading copy. Pages may be tanned or foxed and covers may show signs of scuffing or shelf wear. Fast dispatch, international shipping. 
Price: 2.93 GBP
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D.H. Lawrence : Selected Poems, K. Sagar [ed]
14 K. Sagar [ed] D.H. Lawrence : Selected Poems
Penguin Books Ltd 1972 0140421440 / 9780140421446 Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1972. 269 pages. Good condition paperback; as expected for age. Cards, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues may exist such as shelf wear, inscriptions, light foxing and tanning. 
Price: 3.00 GBP
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The Prophet, Kahlil Gibran
15 Kahlil Gibran The Prophet
William Heinemann 1996 0434290815 / 9780434290819 Hardcover Good No Dustjacket Hardcover 
1996. 113 pages. No dust jacket. 1996 edition. Brown boards. Tightly bound bright pages with square text block edge. Bright boards with light surface wear. Minor edge wear with light corner bumping. 
Price: 3.90 GBP
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Ideas on Wings: a Collection of Poems from the Christian Science Periodicals, Lindsey, Carol Chapin
16 Lindsey, Carol Chapin Ideas on Wings: a Collection of Poems from the Christian Science Periodicals
Christian Science Publishing Society 1978 0875101208 / 9780875101200 Hardcover Very Good GOOD Hardcover 
1978. Hardback rated as Very Good - Covers, boards, pages, and binding are better than usually found for this title and publication year. World of Rare Books specializes in old and hard-to-find titles. 
Price: 5.87 GBP
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Epitaph for the Few, Michael Leslie Kendrick
17 Michael Leslie Kendrick Epitaph for the Few
Michael Kendrick 2006 0955035317 / 9780955035319 Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback Signed By Author
2006. 91 pages. Signed by the author. Blue pictorial cards. Signed by author. Tightly bound bright pages with bright and square text block edge. Authors signature to title page. Card covers clean and square with minimal shelf-wear. 
Price: 17.99 GBP
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Totally Unique Thoughts, Mike Dooley
18 Mike Dooley Totally Unique Thoughts
Totally Unique Thoughts 1999 0964216817 / 9780964216815 Second Printing Paperback Collectible: Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1999. Second Printing. 131 pages. Paperback. Clean pages and firm binding. Boards are good, slightly curled, but generally clean. 
Price: 29.33 GBP
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A Choice of Swinburne's Verse, Robert Nye
19 Robert Nye A Choice of Swinburne's Verse
Faber & Faber 1973 0571092616 / 9780571092611 Hardcover Very Good No Dustjacket Hardcover 
1973. 169 pages. No dust jacket. Purple cloth boards with gilt lettering. Pages remain bright with ex library inserts and stamps to endpapers as well as inscription. Binding is firm with light staining to boards and shelf wear to spine. 
Price: 7.34 GBP
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Poetical Works of Robert Bridges, Robert Seymour Bridges
20 Robert Seymour Bridges Poetical Works of Robert Bridges
Oxford University Press 1936 0404145116 / 9780404145118 Hardcover Fair ACCEPTABLE Hardcover 
1936. 563 pages. Cream dust jacket over blue boards. Pages are clean and bright with good copy and firm binding. Heavy foxing and tanning to endpapers, fore-edge and paste-downs. Boards are rubbed and stained with areas of darkening and speckling to extremities and average shelf-wear to edges and corners. The spine is sunned with reasonable bumping. Fair wear to tanned, stained, foxed and rubbed dust jacket with tears, nicks and creases to the spine, edges and corners. Final reduction, get it while you can!! 
Price: 4.49 GBP
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