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The Life and Works of William Cowper. Complete in One Volume.

By: COWPER, William / GRIMSHAWE, Rev.T.S.(editor).

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London: William Tegg, 1865.:

Seller ID: 43453


Seventh edition. 'The Works of William Cowper: His Life, Letters, and Poems. Now First Completed by the Introduction of Cowper's Private Correspondence'. 24cms x 16.5cms. Pp.xx/736, engraved portrait frontispiece + title page and further 5 engraved illustrations, occasional mild spotting, loss to lower corner of margin pp.735/736. Purple blind-stamped bevelled cloth, gilt title to front and spine, uneven sunning to front board, sunning to spine, wear to top and tail of s... View more info

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Poetical Sketches Of Scarborough In 1813 . Illustrated By Twenty-One Plates Of Humorous Subjects Coloured By Hand From Original Designs Made Upon The Spot By J. Green And Etched By T. Rowlandson.

By: PAPWORTH, John Buonarotti (1775-1847) / ROWLANDSON, Thomas (1756-1827 engraver) .

Price: £52.00

Publisher: Driffield: Frank Fawcett, 1893 . 0:

Seller ID: 43631


Limited edition No. 84 of 260 copies. Large paper edition in the original binding. 8vo. 9.75" x 6.75" x 1.25". [12pp.] /pp.15/[1p.]/pp.215/[1p.], + [21] leaves of plates. Original green cloth over bevelled boards. Edges lightly rubbed and bumped. Original paper label to spine (rubbed). Rough-cut page edges. Light spotting to endpapers. Half title present with "Publisher's Note" to verso: "This Edition is limited to 260 Copies, numbered and type distributed. No. 84". Ti... View more info

The Five Worlds Of Enjoyment, And Other Poems, By S. Revell,

By: REVELL, S. [Sarah Revell 1794-1872] .

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Sudbury : George Williams Fulcher, Market-Hill, MDCCCXLVII. [1847] . 0:

Seller ID: 43590


A very good original Victorian binding. First Edition. 8vo.pp.8/pp.103/[5pp. - Adverts]. Green blind-stamp decorated cloth covered boards. Fading to the borders and spine. Edges rubbed and bumped. Gilt title to both front board and spine. Top & tail of spine also rubbed. Later yellow endpapers. Printed title with note: "Whatever profits may arise, will be devoted to the relief of the destitute Irish and Scotch." Clean English text throughout. A very good copy of ... View more info

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Dreamthorp : A Book Of Essays Written In The Country. By Alexander Smith.

By: SMITH, Alexander .

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London: Strahan & Co., 32 Ludgate Hill, 1863 . 0:

Seller ID: 42699


First edition. A very good original binding. 18.5cm x 12.5cm x 3cm. 8vo. [8pp.]/pp.296/pp.5-16 (Adverts). Original green cloth binding over bevelled boards. Corners bumped, edges lightly rubbed. Bright gilt decoration to front board and gilt titles to spine. Original brown endpapers. Illustrated bookplate featuring a magpie to verso of the front board: "Ex Libris Helen E. Schletter". Clean text throughout. Just a couple of small edge tears or chips (where pages ... View more info

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In This Our World. Poems and Sonnets.

By: STETSON, Charlotte Perkins. [Charlotte Perkins Stetson Gilman].

Price: £148.00

Publisher: London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1895.:

Seller ID: 43663


1st British edition, (originally published in US in 1893). Scarce early printing of poems by the American feminist, sociologist, novelist, writer of short stories, poetry, and nonfiction, and lecturer for social reform. She was a utopian feminist and served as a role model for future generations of feminists because of her unorthodox concepts and lifestyle. Her best remembered work today is her semi-autobiographical short story "The Yellow Wallpaper" which she wrote aft... View more info

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The Original Poems and Others. (Illustrated by F.D.Bedford).

By: TAYLOR, Ann and Jane and O'KEEFFE, Adelaide.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London: Wells, Gardner and Darton & Co., nd (c.1905).:

Seller ID: 44404


Edited by E.V.Lucas. Top edge gilt. Pp.xl/411, *colour illustrated title page and frontispiece by F.D.Bedford + many further black & white illustrations throughout, small bookseller's label (A.Brooker, Hastings) to inside front board, gift message to inner front endpaper, light spotting to endpapers and a few other minor spots. Blue illustrated cloth a little dulled with gilt title to front and similarly to spine, rubbing to top and tail of spine. G+., ** "Jane Taylo... View more info

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The Poets Pleasaunce; or Garden of all sorts of Pleasant Flowers, which our pleasant poets have in past time, for pastime, planted. By Eden Warwick.

By: WARWICK, Eden pseud. [i.e. George Jabet.]

Price: £80.00

Publisher: London : Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, MDCCCXLVII. [1847 ] . 0:

Seller ID: 43777


Fine wood engraved borders by H. Vizetelly and W. Dickes after designs by H.N. Humphreys. A very good full leather binding by Hayday. 8vo. [4pp.]/pp.16/pp.432 . Polished green calf with bright gilt border. Corners bumped and edges lightly rubbed. Spine with 5 raised bands bright gilt decorated compartments; gilt title - "The Poets Pleasauance"; and gilt date - "London 1847". All page edges bright gilt. Inner gilt dentelles. Binder's stamp to verso of the front board: "B... View more info

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Sudbury Leaflets : Poetry and Prose, Original And Selected.

By: [ WRIGHT, James ] .

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London : A. W. Bennett, Bishopsgate Street. / Sudbury: J. Wright, 1864. 0:

Seller ID: 43048


First edition. A very good original Victorian Binding. 8vo. 7.5" x 4.5" x 0.75". pp.8/pp.156 . Green cloth covered boards, with blind-stamped decoration. Gilt title: "Sudbury Leaflets." to top of the front board. Edges rubbed and corners bumped. Original brown endpapers. Printed title page with 20 % loss to top edge, but not affecting text. (someone has removed a previous owner's details). Clean English text througohut. Colophon to base of the last l... View more info