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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: 60.49 GBP
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The Penguin Book of English Verse (Penguin Poets), B. Kennelly [ed]
2 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: 2.49 GBP
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La Vita Nuova (Poems of Youth), Dante Alighieri
3 Dante Alighieri La Vita Nuova (Poems of Youth)
Penguin Books Ltd 1969 0140442162 / 9780140442168 Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1969. 123 pages. Good to fair 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: 2.49 GBP
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The Monon Doesn't Stop Here Anymore, David H. Smith
4 David H. Smith The Monon Doesn't Stop Here Anymore
The Golden Quill Press 1977 0823302687 / 9780823302680 Hardcover Good GOOD Hardcover Signed By Author
1977. 64 pages. Signed by the author. Pictorial dust-jacket over green cloth boards with decorative gilt. Signed by author. Signed by author to the free endpaper. Good bright pages. Light foxing to the endpapers. Minor edge wear with corner bumping and scuffing. Good boards with minimal wear. Bright gilt. Unclipped dust-jacket. Minimal wear to the jacket. Tanning and foxing to the edges of the jacket. 
Price: 33.49 GBP
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White Collar Ballads, David H. Smith
5 David H. Smith White Collar Ballads
The Golden Quill Press 1979 0823302946 / 9780823302949 Hardcover Good GOOD Hardcover Signed By Author
1979. 60 pages. Signed by the author. White dust-jacket over white cloth boards with decorative gilt. Signed by author. Dedication and signature by author. Good bright pages. Minor edge wear with corner bumping and scuffing. Good boards with minimal wear. Boards slightly warped. Bright gilt. Unclipped dust-jacket. Spine tanned. Foxing to the edges of the jacket. 
Price: 33.49 GBP
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An Alternative to Speech, David Lehman
6 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: 7.49 GBP
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Elizabeth Jennings. Collected Poems 1953 - 1985, Elizabeth Jennings
7 Elizabeth Jennings Elizabeth Jennings. Collected Poems 1953 - 1985
Carcanet Press Ltd 1987 0856357219 / 9780856357213 Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1987. 213 pages. Pictorial card covers. Tightly bound bright pages with cream and square text block edge. Card covers bright and with minimal shelf-wear and light corner bumping. 
Price: 7.49 GBP
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Continual Dew: A Little Book of Bourgeois Verse, John Betjeman
8 John Betjeman Continual Dew: A Little Book of Bourgeois Verse
John Murray 1977 0719533953 / 9780719533952 Hardcover Good GOOD Hardcover 
1977. 45 pages. Good condition hardback; as expected for age. Covers, boards, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues may exist such as shelf wear, inscriptions, light foxing and tanning. 
Price: 5.49 GBP
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The Selected Poetry of Keats, John Keats
9 John Keats The Selected Poetry of Keats
Signet Books 1966 0451503252 / 9780451503251 Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1966. 352 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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Ideas on Wings: a Collection of Poems from the Christian Science Periodicals, Lindsey, Carol Chapin
10 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: 4.49 GBP
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A Naturalist's Book of Poetry, Locke, Reginald
11 Locke, Reginald A Naturalist's Book of Poetry
Gresham Books Ltd 1980 0905418859 / 9780905418858 Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1980. 57 pages. Brown pictorial paperback with green lettering. Text remains clear and legible throughout on yellowed pages. Binding is firm. Card covers have moderate wear and creasing present. 
Price: 2.49 GBP
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The Metamorphoses of Ovid, Mary M. Innes
12 Mary M. Innes The Metamorphoses of Ovid
Penguin 1955 0140440585 / 9780140440584 First Edition Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1955. First Edition. 393 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: 2.49 GBP
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Selected Works, Volume II: Poetry, Rainer Maria Rilke
13 Rainer Maria Rilke Selected Works, Volume II: Poetry
The Hogarth Press Ltd 1960 0701201975 / 9780701201975 Hardcover Good GOOD Hardcover 
1960. 384 pages. Volume II. Blue dust jacket with red lettering over blue cloth. Translated by J. B. Leishman. Clean firmly bound pages. Mild foxing to page edges. Mild wear to spine, edges and corners. Unclipped dust jacket. Mild wear, with small (approx. 1cm) tears to edges and corners. Heavy sunning to spine and edges. 
Price: 15.49 GBP
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A Choice of Swinburne's Verse, Robert Nye
14 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: 4.49 GBP
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Landscape with Dead Dons, Robinson, Robert
15 Robinson, Robert Landscape with Dead Dons
Penguin Books Ltd 1963 014001831X / 9780140018318 Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1963. 208 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: 1.99 GBP
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Lonesome Cities, Rod McKuen
16 Rod McKuen Lonesome Cities
Michael Joseph 1968 0394403762 / 9780394403762 Hardcover Good GOOD Hardcover 
1968. 111 pages. Orange cloth boards with silver lettering to spine. Black decorative jacket. Pages are good and clean but do have some light yellowing throughout. Firm binding. Light rubbing across boards. Boards are well protected by the dust jacket. Light rubbing across jacket. Some small nicks and tears along edges of DJ. 
Price: 9.49 GBP
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A Century of Humorous Verse 1850-1950, Roger Lancelyn Green (ed)
17 Roger Lancelyn Green (ed) A Century of Humorous Verse 1850-1950
J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd 1961 0460008137 / 9780460008136 Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1961. 289 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: 2.49 GBP
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