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1815 Juvenile Poems By Chandos Leigh Very Scarce First
1815 Juvenile Poems By Chandos Leigh Very Scarce First

Price: £790.00

A very scarce copy of  Juvenile Poems by Chandos Leigh, 1st Baron Leigh (1791 - 1850) who was a British landowner and poet. With a preface by the author to front dated 1817. First edition. Leigh was Lord Byron's schoolmate...

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1815 Poems
1815 Poems

Price: £48.00

A straight grain morocco bound collection of the poetry of the Romantic poet William Cowper, illustrated with a frontispiece and a vignette title page. A collection of the poems of William Cowper,...

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1815 Poesies de Francois Malherbe
1815 Poesies de Francois Malherbe

Price: £29.99

A rhythmical work written in verse from French poet, critic, and translator, Francois de Malherbe Written in French. From the time of Malherbe dates the gradual development of the poetic rules of "Classicism" that would dominate...

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1815 The Flower of Wye by Henry Ingram Poetry Very Scarce First Edition
1815 The Flower of Wye by Henry Ingram Poetry Very Scarce First Edition

Price: £190.00

A very scarce copy of this poem by Henry Ingram. With a bookplate to front pastedown of one Frances Mary Richardson Currer.  Currer (17851861) was a renowned book collector who was an extremely accomplished and amiable woman,...

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1815 The Lord of the Isles; a Poem by Walter Scott Third Edition Fine Binding
1815 The Lord of the Isles; a Poem by Walter Scott Third Edition Fine Binding

Price: £325.00

Third edition of the rhymed, romantic, narrative-poem by Sir Walter Scott, written in 1815. In six cantos. In stunning narrative poetry, the story begins during the time when Robert Bruce, Earl of Carrick has been hunted out of...

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1815-16 3vol in 1 Farmers Boys Wild Flowers Rural Tales Robert Bloomfield Poetry
1815-16 3vol in 1 Farmers Boys Wild Flowers Rural Tales Robert Bloomfield Poetry

Price: £80.00

A lovely collection of poetical works by Robert Bloomfield, the noted nineteenth century poet. This copy features the following volumes: The Farmer's Boy A Rural Poem (1815), Thirteenth Edition;...

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1816 Essays Poems and Plays Oliver Goldsmith With a Preface Pocket Sized Illust
1816 Essays Poems and Plays Oliver Goldsmith With a Preface Pocket Sized Illust

Price: £120.00

A collection of Oliver Goldsmith's essays, poems and plays.In a pocket sized format.With an engraved title page and frontispiece.With the bookplate of one Bryan W J Hall to recto of front endpaper. Oliver Goldsmith was an Irish novelist,...

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1816 James Beattie The Minstrel Or The Progress Of Genius And Other Poems
1816 James Beattie The Minstrel Or The Progress Of Genius And Other Poems

Price: £34.99

A very scarce edition of The Minstrel; Or, The Progress of Genius and Other Poems by James Beattie. Illustrated with several engravings. Professor James Beattie FRSE (1735 - 1803) was a Scottish poet, moralist and philosopher. He...

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1816 Lord Byron The Siege of Corinth A Poem With Parisina A Poem Third Edition
1816 Lord Byron The Siege of Corinth A Poem With Parisina A Poem Third Edition

Price: £39.99

A collection of two poems published in one volume The Siege of Corinth: A poem; Parisina: A poem by Lord Byron. Third edition, published the same year as the first. The Siege of Corinth is a rhymed, tragic narrative poem...

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1816 Poems Of Samuel Rogers With Illustrated Head And Tail Pieces
1816 Poems Of Samuel Rogers With Illustrated Head And Tail Pieces

Price: £32.99

A collection of the poems of Samuel Rogers with an illustrated title page and illustrative head and tail pieces throughout. Samuel Rogers (1763 - 1855) was an English poet, during his lifetime one of the most celebrated, although...

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1816 Samuel Rogers Poems Tree Calf Binding Poetry Illustrated Uncommon
1816 Samuel Rogers Poems Tree Calf Binding Poetry Illustrated Uncommon

Price: £44.00

A handsome copy of Samuel Roger's Poems.With numerous illustrations and 8 plates by T Stothard.A highly celebrated Romantic poet, Samuel Rogers was a contemporary of Wordsworth, Coleridge, and Byron.

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1816 The Minstrel James Beattie Illustrations by royal artist Richard Westall
1816 The Minstrel James Beattie Illustrations by royal artist Richard Westall

Price: £48.00

Both books of The Minstrel by Scottish poet James Beattie. With several illustrated engravings by Richard Westall, artist to Queen Victoria. James Beattie was a poet, moralist and philosopher. The two works that brought him fame were...

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1816 The Minstrel or The Progress of Genius Poems by James Beattie Illustrated
1816 The Minstrel or The Progress of Genius Poems by James Beattie Illustrated

Price: £59.99

An attractive book of poetry by James Beattie. Embellished with engravings from the designs of Richard Westall.

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1816 The Seasons James Thomson Poetry with Engravings by Richard Westall
1816 The Seasons James Thomson Poetry with Engravings by Richard Westall

Price: £24.99

A scarce illustrated copy of The Seasons by James Thomson. Embellished throughout with engravings from the designs of Richard Westall. James Thomson (11 September 1700 27 August 1748) was a Scottish poet and playwright. Thomsons...

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1817 2vol Poems By William Cowper Of The Inner Temple With Portrait Frontispiece
1817 2vol Poems By William Cowper Of The Inner Temple With Portrait Frontispiece

Price: £59.99

A Poems by William Cowper with a portrait of the author to frontispiece to volume one. First published in 1782. In two volumes complete. William Cowper (1731 - 1800) was an English poet  and hymnodist. One of the most popular...

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1817 3Vol Poems William Cowper and Sketch of His Life J.Johnson New Edition
1817 3Vol Poems William Cowper and Sketch of His Life J.Johnson New Edition

Price: £89.99

A uniformly bound collection of William Cowper's posthumous poetry. New edition. With a sketch of his life to volume three by John Johnson. Containing works such as "Table Talk", "Sonnet to Henry Cowper", "Human Frailty", "On...

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1817 Cambridge Prize Poems. A Complete Collection of Such English Poems
1817 Cambridge Prize Poems. A Complete Collection of Such English Poems

Price: £98.00

1817 Complete as two volumes in one. A collection of the winning poems of the Seatonian Prize, a prize awarded by the University of Cambridge for the best poem on a sacred subject. It is an...

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1817 Godfrey of Bulloigne or Jerusalem Delivered
1817 Godfrey of Bulloigne or Jerusalem Delivered

Price: £440.00

A smartly bound, two volume set of Torquato Tasso's epic poem 'Jerusalem Delivered'. An English translation, by Edward Fairfax. This is Fairfax's best known work, and is considered a masterpiece....

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1817 Lalla Rookh An Oriental Romance Thomas Moore First Edition Leather Binding
1817 Lalla Rookh An Oriental Romance Thomas Moore First Edition Leather Binding

Price: £495.00

The first edition of this famous narrative poem by the Irish poet, Thomas Moore. In a smart half calf binding. This is the first edition of the poem, being issued in quarto form. This is the...

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1817 Lalla Rookh An Oriental Romance Thomas Moore Fourth Edition Poetry
1817 Lalla Rookh An Oriental Romance Thomas Moore Fourth Edition Poetry

Price: £64.99

An early copy of Thomas Moore's narrative poem, Lalla Rookh. Fourth edition. Lalla Rookh is an Oriental romance by Thomas Moore, published in 1817. The title is taken from the name of the heroine of the frame tale, the daughter...

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1817 Lalla Rookh An Oriental Romance Thomas Moore Third Edition Lubbock Binding
1817 Lalla Rookh An Oriental Romance Thomas Moore Third Edition Lubbock Binding

Price: £30.00

An early edition of Thomas Moore's narrative poem 'Lalla Rookh: An Oriental Romance'. Thomas Moore was an Irish poet, singer, songwriter, and entertainer, best remembered for the lyrics of...

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1817 Lalla Rookh Poem Oriental Romance Thomas Moore Sixth Edition
1817 Lalla Rookh Poem Oriental Romance Thomas Moore Sixth Edition

Price: £59.99

An early edition of this epic romantic poem from Thomas Moore, prolific Irish poet. Sixth edition. The work consists of four narrative poems with a connecting tale in prose.

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1817 The Seasons James Thomson Life of the Author
1817 The Seasons James Thomson Life of the Author

Price: £19.99

This is a lovely edition of this noted work by James ThomsonIncluding a brief biography of the poet.James Thomson was a Scottish poet and playwright known for the lyrics of 'Rule, Brittania!' The Seasons is considered his great masterpiece,...

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1817 The Shipwreck Falconer with Sketch of His Life and The Wreath Beattie
1817 The Shipwreck Falconer with Sketch of His Life and The Wreath Beattie

Price: £79.99

A scarce edition of The Shipwreck by William Falconer, and The Wreath and other poems by James Beattie. Two volumes bound in one. With engraved frontispieces to each volume. Containing Beattie's most  famous poem The Minstrel....

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1817 The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque In Search of Consolation
1817 The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque In Search of Consolation

Price: £160.00

An early edition set of this serialised comic poem 'Dr Syntax'. With coloured illustrations throughout. Being the seventh edition of 'The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque'...

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1817 The Triumphs of Temper
1817 The Triumphs of Temper

Price: £220.00

A smart copy of of William Hayley's popular, moral, didactic poem, 'The Triumphs of Temper'. With a hand-coloured frontispiece. An uncommon 'New Edition' of this poem with a charming hand-coloured frontispiece. From a drawing by George...

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1817 William Cowper Table Talk and Other Poems Illustrated
1817 William Cowper Table Talk and Other Poems Illustrated

Price: £39.00

A charming volume of the work of William Cowper 'Table Talk and Other Poems'. A leather bound copy of William Cowper's 'Table Talk and Other Poems', with an illustrated frontispiece by R Westall....

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1817-1818 Two Volumes William Cowper Table Talk And Other Poems, Minor Poems
1817-1818 Two Volumes William Cowper Table Talk And Other Poems, Minor Poems

Price: £85.00

Two illustrated volumes of poetry from one of the most popular poets of 18th century England.Cowper is credited with heavily influencing the future direction of English poetry, by writing of common scenes and the real countryside.Having...

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1818 4vol Tales of my Landlord Second Series Second Edition Sir Walter Scott
1818 4vol Tales of my Landlord Second Series Second Edition Sir Walter Scott

Price: £225.00

A uniformly bound set of Walter Scott's narrative poems from Tales of my Landlord. Second series, second edition. Featuring The Black Dwarf, and The Tale of Old Mortality. The first series was planned to comprise...

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1818 Bello Civili Poem Civil War Lucanus New Edition Latin With Notes Pharsalia
1818 Bello Civili Poem Civil War Lucanus New Edition Latin With Notes Pharsalia

Price: £85.00

A comprehensive, scholarly edited copy of Lucan's famed epic poem 'Pharsalia' or 'De Bello Civili'. A New Edition of this work. This poem details the war between Julius Caesar and Pompey...

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1818 Bodiam Castle a Poem in Six Cantos
1818 Bodiam Castle a Poem in Six Cantos

Price: £575.00

A smart copy of this very scarce poem regarding the 14th century moated castle in East Sussex, Bodiam Castle. In a full morocco binding, with gilt stamping to the board edges. Prior owner's...

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1818 Childe Harold's Pilgrimage Canto IV 1st Ed Scarce Variant Lord Byron
1818 Childe Harold's Pilgrimage Canto IV 1st Ed Scarce Variant Lord Byron

Price: £600.00

A scarce variant of the first edition, second issue of Lord Byron's Canto IV from his lengthy poem, 'Childe Harold's Pilgrimage'. This copy is a scarce variant, with the dedication occupying...

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1818 Hudibras
1818 Hudibras

Price: £115.00

A pleasing two volume edition of Samuel Butler's renowned satirical allegory, 'Hudibras'. Samuel Butler was a renowned poet and satirist, and author of the most memorable burlesque poem in...

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1818 Lalla Rookh An Oriental Romance Thomas Moore Narrative Poem Ninth Edition
1818 Lalla Rookh An Oriental Romance Thomas Moore Narrative Poem Ninth Edition

Price: £39.99

The ninth edition of Moore's narrative poem, Lalla Rookh.  The title is taken from the name of the heroine of the frame tale, the daughter of the 17th-century Mughal emperor Aurangzeb. The work consists of four narrative poems...

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1818 Poems William Cowper of the Inner Temple With Biography The Task
1818 Poems William Cowper of the Inner Temple With Biography The Task

Price: £69.99

A small collection of the poetry of William Cowper. Including an engraved title page and frontispiece.With a brief biography of Cowper.

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1818 The Works of Charles Lamb
1818 The Works of Charles Lamb

Price: £260.00

The first edition of this work. In a signed binding by W. H. & J. Parker. Complete in two volumes. The collected work of Charles Lamb. Containing his poems and essays, including a selection of his...

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1818 The Works of Horace
1818 The Works of Horace

Price: £180.00

A smart collection of the works of the Roman poet and satirist, Horace, translated here by Christopher Horace. Complete in two volumes. With the half titles present. A collection of the works...

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1818 Thoughts In Prison in Five Parts Poem William Dodd Prayer Prison Illustrate
1818 Thoughts In Prison in Five Parts Poem William Dodd Prayer Prison Illustrate

Price: £70.00

A pocket sized edition of William Dodd's poem.With an engraved title page.From the antiquarian library of Christopher Rowe. Christopher Rowe was a schoolmaster in Norwich and then in Bristol. Throughout his career he inspired many...

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1818-1822 2Vol Table Talk and Minor Poems William Cowper Illustrated
1818-1822 2Vol Table Talk and Minor Poems William Cowper Illustrated

Price: £99.99

A uniformly bound collection of poetical anthologies from William Cowper. Both volumes are lavishly illustrated with numerous engravings. The Minor Poems of William Cowper hold parts I and II bound in one volume.

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1819 2 vol TALES HALL Poetry George Crabbe
1819 2 vol TALES HALL Poetry George Crabbe

Price: £95.99

  A set of interesting poetical works dating from the Regency period. A 'New Edition'. Divided into 22 sections. There is a publisher's advertisement to the rear of Volume II. Complete in two volumes.

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1819 2 Vol Tales Of The Hall Rev George Crabbe Poetry First Edition
1819 2 Vol Tales Of The Hall Rev George Crabbe Poetry First Edition

Price: £49.99

A first edition of this collection of Crabbe's poetry, dating from the early nineteenth century. First Edition. Complete in two volumes. With the armorial bookplates of John Blenkinsopp Coulson to the front pastedowns. George...

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1819 2vol Hudibras By Samuel Butler With Notes Memoir Essay Coloured Engravings
1819 2vol Hudibras By Samuel Butler With Notes Memoir Essay Coloured Engravings

Price: £165.00

Hudibras is an English mock heroic narrative poem from the 17th century written by Samuel Butler. Embellished with coloured engravings by J. Clark.In two volumes complete.A new edition.With notes, selected from Grey and other...

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1819 3vol Hudibras Samuel Butler Dr Grey's Annotations Illustrated
1819 3vol Hudibras Samuel Butler Dr Grey's Annotations Illustrated

Price: £330.00

A lovely set of Bulter's brilliant political satire and mock heroic epic poem. A New Edition, corrected and enlarged. With Dr Grey's annotations. Illustrated titles to each volume, two frontispieces, and five plates. Numerous...

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1819 7vols Specimens of the British Poets by Thomas Campbell
1819 7vols Specimens of the British Poets by Thomas Campbell

Price: £475.00

An attractive set of this collection of British poetry, edited by Thomas Campbell. Complete in seven volumes. Volume I contains an essay on English poetry. The remaining volumes contain biographical and critical notes of the most...

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1819 Ancient Humorous POETRY Pasquil's Night-cap SCARCE
1819 Ancient Humorous POETRY Pasquil's Night-cap SCARCE

Price: £203.99

A scarce reprint of Pasquil's Night-cap. Bound in the publisher's original paper covered boards. First attribued to Nicholas Breton, but now considered to be the work of William Fennor. Scarce. William Fennor (fl 1617) was an...

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1819 Cornu-copiae PASQUIL'S NIGHT-CAP Fennor Breton
1819 Cornu-copiae PASQUIL'S NIGHT-CAP Fennor Breton

Price: £165.00

An early nineteenth century reprint of this seventeeth century poem, a scarce survival in the original boards. From the Ancient Humorous Poetry series, No. 11. With an ink inscription for Capt. H. Strong (or Stroug), 24th Regiment....

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1819 D. Junii Juvenalis Satirae ex Editione G. Alex Ruperti Illustrated
1819 D. Junii Juvenalis Satirae ex Editione G. Alex Ruperti Illustrated

Price: £54.99

A miniature edition of this poetical anthology from Georgoi Alexander Ruperti. Written in Latin. Adorned with a charming vignette to the half title and title page.

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1819 Don Juan with a biographical account of Lord Byron and His Family First Ed
1819 Don Juan with a biographical account of Lord Byron and His Family First Ed

Price: £450.00

An unauthorised continutation of Byron's Don Juan, most likely written by William Wright himself.After the publication of Byron's first two cantos of Don Juan, many sought to imitate and lampoon him with forgeries and continuations....

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1819 Hudibras
1819 Hudibras

Price: £330.00

A nicely bound edition of Samuel Butler's popular long satirical poem, looking at religious sectarianism, here with the notes by Zachary Grey. Illustrated throughout. Complete in three volumes....

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1819 Hudibras, a Poem
1819 Hudibras, a Poem

Price: £150.00

- Complete in two volumes. 'Hudibras' is a long narrative poem which was published four years after Charles II was restored to the throne. The poem follows the knight Sir Hudibras, who is...

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1819 Human Life a Poem
1819 Human Life a Poem

Price: £125.00

The first edition of Samuel Roger's Romantic and reflective poem. The first edition of this work. A charming reflective poem on the nature of human life. Written by Samuel Rogers, a Romantic...

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1819 Human Life A Poem Samuel Rogers Poetry Romantics Fine Binding FIRST Edition
1819 Human Life A Poem Samuel Rogers Poetry Romantics Fine Binding FIRST Edition

Price: £120.00

A first edition of Rogers' reflective poem, in a smart half morocco binding. First Edition. Samuel Rogers (30 July 1763 18 December 1855) was an English poet, during his lifetime one of the most celebrated, although his fame has...

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1819 Iliadis Fragmenta Antiquissima Cum Picturis With 58 Plate Very Scarce First
1819 Iliadis Fragmenta Antiquissima Cum Picturis With 58 Plate Very Scarce First

Price: £995.00

Iliadis Fragmenta Antiquissima cum Picturis: Item Scholia Vetera ad Odysseam edente Angelo Maio, Ambrosiani collegii doctore, Regiarum Galliae, Belgii, Bavariae et Neapolis academiarvm sodale. [The Iliad, with Fragments of...

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1819 Pleasantries by GEORGE BREWER First Edition Derby
1819 Pleasantries by GEORGE BREWER First Edition Derby

Price: £950.00

A scarce first edition collection of poetry from George Brewer in the original publisher's binding. With contents page and list of subscribers to the rear. With some small engraved illustrations. George Brewer, baptised 1766,...

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1819 Poetical Remains of Dr John LEYDEN First Edition
1819 Poetical Remains of Dr John LEYDEN First Edition

Price: £149.99

The uncommon first edition of The Poetical Remains of Dr. John Leyden. Bound in half leather and marbled paper-covered boards, with gilt lettering and spine decoration. John Leyden, 1775 1811, was a British linguist and poet....

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1819 RARE Rogers HUMAN LIFE 1ST EDITION!
1819 RARE Rogers HUMAN LIFE 1ST EDITION!

Price: £191.99

First edition, from the library of the late Eric Quayle the noted book collector. This is the rare first issue with "Printed by Bensley and Son" on page 4 , and with the half title as it should be. A small section of Sims Read's...

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1819 Samuel Rogers Human Life A Poem First Morocco Binding Gilt Edges Poetry
1819 Samuel Rogers Human Life A Poem First Morocco Binding Gilt Edges Poetry

Price: £60.00

An attractive first edition of Samuel Rogers' Human Life.A charming book of poetry published by the celebrated English poet Samuel Rogers. This edition contains the poem Human Life, a set of notes analysing the poem, and two...

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1819 The Bridal of Triermain and Harold the Dauntless Walter Scott Poetry
1819 The Bridal of Triermain and Harold the Dauntless Walter Scott Poetry

Price: £99.99

Two romantic poems by Sir Walter Scott. Fourth edition. The Bridal of Triermain celebrates the exploits of a knight errant - Sir Roland De Vaux - as he seeks to rescue (and hopefully espouse) a beautiful maiden, Gyneth. Gyneth...

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1819 The Traveller the Deserted Village and the Hermit Oliver Goldsmith
1819 The Traveller the Deserted Village and the Hermit Oliver Goldsmith

Price: £34.99

A scarce collection of poems from prolific poet, Oliver Goldsmith. Featuring a tipped in beautifully engraved plate. A compact anthology, containing his more famous works "The Traveller", "The Deserted Village" and "The Hermit". ...

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1820 12vol the Poetical Works of Walter Scott First Collected Edition
1820 12vol the Poetical Works of Walter Scott First Collected Edition

Price: £495.00

A finely-bound twelve-volume set of The Poetical Works of Walter Scott, Esq. The first collected edition. Including The Lay of the Last Minstrel, Marmion, The Lady of the Lake, Rokeby, and many others. After Scott had founded...

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1820 Henry Millman The Fall Of Jerusalem First Edition Half Calf Gilt Detail
1820 Henry Millman The Fall Of Jerusalem First Edition Half Calf Gilt Detail

Price: £88.00

A narrative poem by the distinguished English scholar and clergyman, recounting the capture of Jerusalem and destruction of the Second Temple by the Roman Legions.Henry Hart Milman had a brilliant university career at Oxford....

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1820 La Henriade Par Voltaire Epic Poem Prize Binding Nouvelle Edition French
1820 La Henriade Par Voltaire Epic Poem Prize Binding Nouvelle Edition French

Price: £45.00

A pocket sized edition of this epic poem.In the original French.La Henriade is an epic poem of 1723 written by the French Enlightenment writer and philosopher Voltaire. Armorial bookplate shows a natural leopard on a crown, followed...

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1820 Poems by Samuel Rogers
1820 Poems by Samuel Rogers

Price: £235.00

A very smartly bound copy of Samuel Rogers' poetry. Charmingly illustrated with several vignettes. Containing numerous poems by Rogers, including his well known 'The Pleasures of Memory'. Other poems include 'An Epistle to a Friend',...

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1820 Poems by Samuel Rogers A New Edition Quarter Calf Scarce
1820 Poems by Samuel Rogers A New Edition Quarter Calf Scarce

Price: £195.00

A new edition, quarter calf bound collection of poetical works by the noted writer Samuel Rogers. New edition. This volume featured the works of Samuel Rogers. Rogers was a important and...

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1820 Poems by William Cowper Conversation Truth Table Talk
1820 Poems by William Cowper Conversation Truth Table Talk

Price: £39.99

A small collection of the poetry of William Cowper. With an engraved frontispiece and title page. Including Table Talk, Expostulation, The Sofa, Truth and many others.

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1820 Sketches from St George's Field Giorgione Di Castel Chiuso Illustrated
1820 Sketches from St George's Field Giorgione Di Castel Chiuso Illustrated

Price: £86.00

A charming edition of Giorgione Di Castel Chiuso's illustrated works 'Sketches from St George's Field' First series, second edition. Illustrated throughout with in-text illustrations. Giorgione...

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1820 The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets
1820 The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets

Price: £120.00

A very bright, new edition of Samuel Johnson's noted biographical work examining English poets. Bookplate of one T M Reed to the front pastedown of all volumes. 'The Lives of the Most Eminent...

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1820 The Seasons
1820 The Seasons

Price: £65.00

A smart, pocket sized edition of James Thomson's famed poetry cycle 'The Seasons'. 'The Seasons' is a cycle of four poems. It was extremely influential and inspired the likes of Joseph Haydn, Thomas Gainsborough and many more individuals....

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1820 The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque A Poem
1820 The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque A Poem

Price: £250.00

A lavishly illustrated edition of William Combe's Doctor Syntax.Fourth edition, with new plates. Illustrated throughout with thirty-one hand-coloured plates. From 1809 to 1811 Combe wrote for Ackermann's Poetical Magazine the famous...

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1820 Voltaire La Henriade With Notes Diced Calf With Gilt
1820 Voltaire La Henriade With Notes Diced Calf With Gilt

Price: £45.00

The epic poem by the French enlightenment figurehead Voltaire, dwelling on the evils of civil strife and religion.Voltaire claimed to have written the poem in honour of Henry IV of France. It is set during he and his brother's siege...

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1821 10 Vols Poetical Works WALTER SCOTT Baronet
1821 10 Vols Poetical Works WALTER SCOTT Baronet

Price: £650.00

A lovely early set of Walter Scott's poetry, in decorative full calf bindings. 'Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border consisting of historical and romantic ballads, collected in the southern counties of Scotland; with a few of...

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1821 2Vol Poems by William Cowper Of the Inner Temple with a Life of the Author
1821 2Vol Poems by William Cowper Of the Inner Temple with a Life of the Author

Price: £120.00

A scarce Edinburgh printing of these poetical anthologies from William Cowper. Featuring an engraved frontispiece of Cowper to volume one. Complete in two volumes.

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1821 3vols Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border Sir Walter Scott Tradition Poetry
1821 3vols Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border Sir Walter Scott Tradition Poetry

Price: £60.00

A collection of Scottish ballads by Sir Walter Scott. Scott first published these ballads in 1802 and 1803. This work contains many well-known ballads such as 'A Lyke-Wake Dirge', 'Lord Randal', 'The Demon Lover' and...

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1821 A Vision of Judgement
1821 A Vision of Judgement

Price: £690.00

The first edition of this work. Bound without the half-title and publisher's adverts. This poem was written by Southey as an attack on Lord Byron and his fellow modern poets. Southey calls the poets the...

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1821 Corinth and Other Poems Charlotte de Humboldt Very Scarce
1821 Corinth and Other Poems Charlotte de Humboldt Very Scarce

Price: £340.00

A very scarce copy of this collection of poetry by Charlotte de Humboldt. Title page reads 'Dedicated (by permission) to the Right Hon. Viscountess Anson'. Includes a preface and notes to the poems.

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1821 H H Milman The Fail of Jerusalem A Dramatic Poem Calf Binding
1821 H H Milman The Fail of Jerusalem A Dramatic Poem Calf Binding

Price: £27.00

A new edition of H H Milman's The Fall of Jerusalem.  A historian and a member of the church, H H Milman produced several popular plays that were partially influenced by the work of Byron.

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1821 Takings or the Life of a Collegian a Poem Humour Thomas Gaspey Illustrated
1821 Takings or the Life of a Collegian a Poem Humour Thomas Gaspey Illustrated

Price: £100.00

An edition of this humourous poetical work by Thomas Gaspey. Thomas Gaspey (1788-1871) was an English writer who was a parliamentary reporter for the Morning Post, as well as a contributor of dramatic reviews, political parodies and...

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1821 The Caledonian Muse: A Chronological Selection of Scotish Poetry
1821 The Caledonian Muse: A Chronological Selection of Scotish Poetry

Price: £180.00

A scarce first edition of Joseph Ritson's collection of influential Scottish poems from the earliest times, illustrated with vignettes. The first edition of this work. A scarce work. This...

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1821 The Tour of Doctor Prosody, in Search of the Antique and Picturesque
1821 The Tour of Doctor Prosody, in Search of the Antique and Picturesque

Price: £590.00

The first edition, in a Zaehnsdorf binding, of this satire of the Johnson journey through Scotland, being a parody of works by William Combe and Samuel Johnson. Illustrated with hand-colour plates throughout. ...

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1821-1825 12 Vols Works Lord BYRON
1821-1825 12 Vols Works Lord BYRON

Price: £725.00

  A uniformly bound set of Byron's works from several different publishers. Volume I features an engraved portrait frontispiece. Complete in twelve volumes. With a bookseller's stamp for Dennen's, Michigan, to the front...

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1821-23 2 Vols Sardanapalus Foscari & Cain BYRON FIRST
1821-23 2 Vols Sardanapalus Foscari & Cain BYRON  FIRST

Price: £270.00

The first edition of Sardanapalus, The Two Foscari, and Cain with Volume III of The Works of Byron. Bound in calf leather with gilt lettering and decoration. Rebacked, with the original boards and spine laid down. Uniform binding. With...

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1822 2vols The Poetical Works of Alex. Pope Illustrated Leather
1822 2vols The Poetical Works of Alex. Pope Illustrated Leather

Price: £120.00

A charming collection of poetical works by Alexander Pope, complete in two volumes and containing such influential works as 'The Dunciad' and 'Ode on St. Cecilia's Day' among many others. Alexander...

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1822 3vols The British Poets Including Translations Vols 35 43 and 44 Thomson
1822 3vols The British Poets Including Translations Vols 35 43 and 44 Thomson

Price: £65.00

Three volumes of poetry from the 'British Poets' collection.This work was originally published across 100 volumes. Present are three volumes from the set.This set comprises of volume 44, 35 and 45. Volume 35 is the poetry of Richard...

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1822 8vol The Works of Sir Walter Scott Waverley John Walker Ford Fine Binding
1822 8vol The Works of Sir Walter Scott Waverley John Walker Ford Fine Binding

Price: £470.00

A nicely bound collection of Sir Walter Scott's poetry, with a frontispiece to all volumes. With the following poems: Volume I: Lay of the Last Minstrel, Miscellanies Volume II: Marmion Volume...

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1822 Belshazzar a Dramatic Poem H H Milman Anglican Poetry Leather Binding
1822 Belshazzar a Dramatic Poem H H Milman Anglican Poetry Leather Binding

Price: £49.00

A religious and dramatic poem by Reverend Henry Hart Milman. Written in accordance with the book of Daniel.Henry Hart Milman was an English historian and ecclesiastic. He was a professor of poetry at Oxford and has written many...

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1822 Henry Hart Milman The Martyr Of Antioch; Belshazzar 1st Eds 2 Vols. In 1
1822 Henry Hart Milman The Martyr Of Antioch; Belshazzar 1st Eds 2 Vols. In 1

Price: £95.00

Two first edition narrative poems by the distinguished English scholar and clergyman, bound together in one volume.Henry Hart Milman had a brilliant university career at Oxford. He won the Newdigate prize in 1812 for poetry, and was...

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1822 Letters to Julia Henry Luttrell Rhyme Poetry Ode Society Verse
1822 Letters to Julia Henry Luttrell Rhyme Poetry Ode Society Verse

Price: £130.00

A third edition of this long poem, inspired by the ode to Lydia in Horace's Odes. Henry Luttrell  was an English politician and writer of society verse. He was introduced into society by the Duchess of Devonshire, where his popularity...

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1822 Robert Bloomfield May Day With The Muses Poetry Illustrations 1st Edition
1822 Robert Bloomfield May Day With The Muses Poetry Illustrations 1st Edition

Price: £95.00

A first edition of Bloomfield's poem, 'May Day with the Muses'.Bloomfield was a celebrated poet in his time, known for being a working class, self-educated writer. Celebrated in the context of similar writers such as Stephen Duck,...

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1822 The British Poets Including Translations
1822 The British Poets Including Translations

Price: £65.00

Two volumes bound in one of 'The British Poets' series, here containing the translated poems of Tibullus, Sulpicia, and Ovid.Volumes XCIII and XCIV in 'The British Poets' series, bound in one volume. A collection of the poems of...

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1822 The Fall of Jerusalem A Dramatic Poem Rev H H Milman Poetry
1822 The Fall of Jerusalem A Dramatic Poem Rev H H Milman Poetry

Price: £30.00

A leather bound edition of Rev H H Milman's dramatic poem, 'The Fall of Jerusalem'. The dramatic poetical work of The Rev Henry Hart Milman, 'The Fall of Jerusalem'. The Rev Henry Hart Milman, born in 1791, was a English historian....

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1822 The Martyr of Antioch a Dramatic Poem H. H. Milman 1st
1822 The Martyr of Antioch a Dramatic Poem H. H. Milman 1st

Price: £85.00

The first edition of Henry Hart Milman's epic poem about Saint Margaret of Antioch. The first edition of this work. The Martyr of Antioch' is an epic poem by Henry Hart Milman, concerning the...

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1822 The Martyr of Antioch By Rev Henry Hart Milman First Edition Dramatic Poem
1822 The Martyr of Antioch By Rev Henry Hart Milman First Edition Dramatic Poem

Price: £75.00

A first edition of this dramatic poem by Rev. H.H. Milman.The work is based upon the martyrdom of St Margaret of Antioch in the third century. Henry Hart Milman was an English historian and ecclesiastic who was also...

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1822 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott
1822 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott

Price: £250.00

A nicely bound complete collection of the poetry by the prolific and influential author Sir Walter Scott, illustrated with a frontispiece. Complete in eight volumes. A complete collection...

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1822 The Poetical Works of the Late Thomas Little Moore Fifteenth Edition
1822 The Poetical Works of the Late Thomas Little Moore Fifteenth Edition

Price: £53.00

An edition of Thomas Moore's juvenile poetry. Moore attributed this collection to a pseudonym, Thomas Little, an apt name due to his short stature. The preface is signed T.M in which Moore briefly talks of Thomas Little's life, declaring...

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1822 Thomas de Powis Uriel: A Poetical Address to Lord Byron 1st Edition
1822 Thomas de Powis Uriel: A Poetical Address to Lord Byron 1st Edition

Price: £1,400.00

A first edition of this scarce religious polemic, addressing itself to Lord Byron, and employing the medium of poetry as well as supplying notes on his perceived deficiencies.With the even more scarce half title -because still in its...

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1823 A Collection of Poems Chiefly Manuscript and From Living Authors J Baillie
1823 A Collection of Poems Chiefly Manuscript and From Living Authors J Baillie

Price: £260.00

An anthology of poems by notable poets.Collected and arranged by Joanna Baillie, a Scottish poet and dramatist.The first edition.This work contains work by Scott, Crabbe, Wordsworth, Southey, Hemans and more. This contains the first...

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1823 A Collection of Poems Joanna Baillie Anthology First Edition
1823 A Collection of Poems Joanna Baillie Anthology First Edition

Price: £165.00

A leather bound edition of 'A Collection of Poems' edited by Joanna Baillie A collection of the poetry from poets of the nineteenth century. The work is prefaced by a list of subscribers'...

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1823 Poems by William Cowper; Milton's Poetical Works In Two Volumes
1823 Poems by William Cowper; Milton's Poetical Works In Two Volumes

Price: £210.00

A charming three volume set of poetical works featuring the poetry of John Milton, William Collins, William Shenstone, and Mark Akenstone. A delightful set of six volumes bound in three. This...

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1823 SONNETS Original Translated Charles JOHNSTON First
1823 SONNETS Original Translated Charles JOHNSTON First

Price: £295.00

The scarce first edition of this posthumously collection of sonnets in a smart, decorative full calf binding. With parallel Italian and English texts. With a frontispiece portrait of the author. With marbled endpapers and page...

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1823 The Age of Bronze Lord Byron First Edition Political Poem
1823 The Age of Bronze Lord Byron First Edition Political Poem

Price: £250.00

A first edition of Byron's savage satirical poem on European politics following the Napoleonic Wars. With watermark (dated 1822). Byron first took his seat in the House of Lords 13 Mar 1809, but left London on 11 Jun 1809 for the...

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1823 The Banks of Wye: a Poem
1823 The Banks of Wye: a Poem

Price: £95.00

The third edition of Robert Bloomfield's charming nature poem about a walk along the banks of Wye, illustrated with vignettes. The third edition of this work. A charming poem about a walking...

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1823 The Minstrel or The Progress of Genius and Other Poems James Beattie
1823 The Minstrel or The Progress of Genius and Other Poems James Beattie

Price: £79.99

A nice little copy of Beattie's moving poem. With additional illustrated title and several vignette plates illustrating quotes from the poems. Professor James Beattie FRSE (25 October 1735 18 August 1803) was a Scottish poet,...

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1823 WESTALL Lay of the Last Minstrel SIR WALTER SCOTT
1823 WESTALL Lay of the Last Minstrel SIR WALTER SCOTT

Price: £107.99

A later edition of Lay of the Last Minstrel extra-illustrated with the six Richard Westall engraved plates bound-in from the 1809 John Sharpe publication, including the engraved title page. All in a decorative calf and marbled...

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1823-75 6vol Works of Lord Byron Leather Binding Childe Harold Doge of Venice
1823-75 6vol Works of Lord Byron Leather Binding Childe Harold Doge of Venice

Price: £650.00

A handsomely-bound collection of the works of Lord Byron. Including Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, The Corsair, Lara, The Siege of Corinth, and many others. With an engraved frontispiece of Byron to the first volume. Volumes I-IV...

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1824 2vol Burns Poems And Songs Chiefly In Scottish Dialect Vignette Half Titles
1824 2vol Burns Poems And Songs Chiefly In Scottish Dialect Vignette Half Titles

Price: £225.00

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect and Songs, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect by Robert Burns. With illustrated second titles to both volumes and vignette half titles  throughout.In two volumes.Robert Burns...

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1824 L'AMINTA Torquato Tasso Pastor Fido GUARINI
1824 L'AMINTA Torquato Tasso Pastor Fido GUARINI

Price: £99.99

Poems from two of Italy's great Renaissance poets. No poet was more influential on music history in the late Renaissance and Baroque eras than Guarini. While Guarini's work may be seen as lacking the deep feeling and sentiment of...

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1824 Oeuvres de GILBERT avec notes et variantes et une nouvelle notice par M. Am
1824 Oeuvres de GILBERT avec notes et variantes et une nouvelle notice par M. Am

Price: £29.99

An nice pocket-sized collection of  French poetry from Gilbert. Featuring a frontispiece of the author. Complete in two volumes bound as one.

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1824 Poetic Remains of Some of the Scottish Kings George Chalmers Folding Plate
1824 Poetic Remains of Some of the Scottish Kings George Chalmers Folding Plate

Price: £90.00

A charming collection of poetry often attributed to Scottish monarchs, offering an insight into Scottish history and the life of the monarchs, also with a folding plate. 'The Poetic Remains...

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1824 Samuel Rogers Italy a Poem Presentation Copy Fourth Edition Publisher's Boa
1824 Samuel Rogers Italy a Poem Presentation Copy Fourth Edition Publisher's Boa

Price: £260.00

A fourth edition of this poem by Samuel Rogers.With an inscription 'from the author'Part the first. The second part of this poem was not issued in its first edition until 1828. Samuel Rogers was an English poet,...

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1824 Satires Joseph Hall Edited Samuel Weller Singer Scarce Thomas Warton
1824 Satires Joseph Hall Edited Samuel Weller Singer Scarce Thomas Warton

Price: £55.00

This is a scarce edition of these satires my Joseph Hall.With additional notes by Samuel Weller Singer.Joseph Hall was an English bishop, satirist and moralist. his contemporaries knew him as a devotional writer though he contributed...

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1824 The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets
1824 The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets

Price: £95.00

Samuel Johnson's influential and widely popular collection of short biographies on eminent poets of the eighteenth century. Complete in two volumes. 'The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets'...

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1824-25 11v POETS Poetical Works Miniature Works
1824-25 11v POETS Poetical Works Miniature Works

Price: £935.00

. A rare miniature set in original full calf leather bindings. Famous works of English poetry in a lovely collection of miniature volumes in gilt-tooled decorated calf. Sixteen Poets, Seventeen Works, all in Eleven Volumes. Volume...

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1824-25 4vol The British Anthology Poetical Library Milton Dryden Goldsmith
1824-25 4vol The British Anthology Poetical Library Milton Dryden Goldsmith

Price: £35.00

A four volume set of 'The British Anthology', including the poetic works of numerous British poets including Milton, Dryden and Pope. Eight volumes bound in four, in uniform leather binding...

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1825 G. F. Richardson Poetic Hours; Poems Originals and Translated 1st Edition
1825  G. F. Richardson Poetic Hours; Poems Originals and Translated 1st Edition

Price: £400.00

A finely bound copy of G. F. Richardson's Poetic Hours. George Fleming Richardson was a curator, and assistant to palaeontologist, Gideon Mantell. He attempted to hold a career as a poet alongside his curatorial work at the...

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1825 2vols POETRY by William COWPER Table Talk ILLUS.
1825 2vols POETRY by William COWPER Table Talk ILLUS.

Price: £210.00

Two decorative and illustrated early nineteenth century volumes of William Cowper's poetical works. Bound in full leather with spine labels, gilt lettering, and decoration. First volume: Table Talk, and Other Poems. Second volume:...

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1825 2vols The Works of Thomas Gray Poems and Correspondence Memoir New Edition
1825 2vols The Works of Thomas Gray Poems and Correspondence Memoir New Edition

Price: £40.00

A two volume set featuring the poetical work and personal correspondence of Thomas Gray. Complete in two volumes. A new edition with additional notes. Thomas Gray was a poet, letter writer...

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1825 3vols The Task with Table Talk with Minor Poems William Cowper Illustrated
1825 3vols The Task with Table Talk with Minor Poems William Cowper Illustrated

Price: £250.00

Three volumes of popular works by William Cowper.Comprising of The Task, Table Talk and his Minor Poems. Illustrated, with 6 plates to The Task, 7 plates to Table Talk and 4 plates to Minor Poems. Collated, complete.The Task...

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1825 Irish Melodies Sixth Edition Thomas Moore Poetry Decorative Binding Gilt
1825 Irish Melodies Sixth Edition Thomas Moore Poetry Decorative Binding Gilt

Price: £120.00

A collection of lyrics by the Irish poet Thomas Moore.In an ornate morocco binding with beautiful silk endpapers and gilt design to pastedowns.This work is the sixth edition published just four years after its initial publication.His...

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1825 Pleasures of HOPE by Thomas CAMPBELL
1825 Pleasures of HOPE by Thomas CAMPBELL

Price: £44.99

A decorative early nineteenth century copy of Thomas Campbell's famous Pleasures of Hope with three beautiful engraved plates. With three engraved plates and an additional engraved title page.

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1825 The Fall of Jerusalem a Dramatic Poem Rev. H. H. Milman New Edition
1825 The Fall of Jerusalem a Dramatic Poem Rev. H. H. Milman New Edition

Price: £24.99

A dramatic poem from professor of poetry in the University of Oxford, Henry Hart Milman. New edition. With G. and J. Robinson booksellers label to the front pastedown.

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1825 The Loves of The Saints and Adelaide First Edition Joseph Ebsworth Scarce
1825 The Loves of The Saints and Adelaide First Edition Joseph Ebsworth Scarce

Price: £340.00

A scarce pair of first edition 19th century worksWith The Loves of the Saints a verse satire on the celebrated case brought against one of London's most popular preachers for breach of promise of marriage. "Sandy" and "Bobby"...

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1825 The Pleasure of Hope with Other Poems Thomas Campbell New Ed John Cameron
1825 The Pleasure of Hope with Other Poems Thomas Campbell New Ed John Cameron

Price: £58.00

A delightful copy of this work by Thomas Campbell. Handsomely bound in a full calf binding, with gilt and blindstamp detailing. A new edition. The poetical work of Thomas Campbell, the Scottish...

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1825 The Works of Thomas Gray
1825 The Works of Thomas Gray

Price: £150.00

A complete collection of the poetical works of the Romantic Thomas Gray, illustrated with a portrait frontispiece. Complete in two volumes. A collection of the poems by Thomas Gray. Gray is...

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1825-1827 7vol Works of Vincenzo Monti Iliade di Omero Tragedie Poesie Dialoghi
1825-1827 7vol Works of Vincenzo Monti Iliade di Omero Tragedie Poesie Dialoghi

Price: £280.00

A collection of works by the Italian poet, playwright, translator, and scholar Vincenzo Monti, in six volumes. Before becoming a notable Italian Neoclassical poet, author and translator, Monti...

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1826 Hudibras In Three Parts Samuel Butler Illustrated Ex LibrisChristopher Rowe
1826 Hudibras In Three Parts Samuel Butler Illustrated Ex LibrisChristopher Rowe

Price: £95.00

A pocket sized edition of Butler's famous satire.With an engraved frontispiece and title page. From the antiquarian library of Christopher Rowe. Christopher Rowe was a schoolmaster in Norwich and then in Bristol. Throughout his career...

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1826 Lalla Rookh an Oriental Romance Thomas Moore Poems
1826 Lalla Rookh an Oriental Romance Thomas Moore Poems

Price: £140.00

Thomas Moore's famous romance poem 'Lalla Rookh', bound in a full calf binding. 'Lalla Rookh' is an romance poem by Thomas Moore. It tells the story of Lalla Rookh, engaged to a young king,...

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1826 Leisure Hours John Hicklin Scarce Collection of Poetry
1826 Leisure Hours John Hicklin Scarce Collection of Poetry

Price: £120.00

A scarce collection of poetry from author John Hicklin. Local Nottingham Imprint Including Spring, Ashby Castle, The Hermit and many others.

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1826 Poems ELIZA ACTON 1st Edition
1826 Poems ELIZA ACTON 1st Edition

Price: £2,399.99

A bright, scarce first edition of Poems by Eliza Acton. Bound in the original publisher's boards, skilfully re-backed to suit. With the original half title. First Edition. Very scarce. Only appears once in auction records for...

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1826 The Poetical Works of Vincent Bourne Poemata
1826 The Poetical Works of Vincent Bourne Poemata

Price: £79.99

A collection of the poetry of Vincent Bourne. Vincent Bourne, familiarly known as Vinny Bourne (1695, Westminster December 2, 1747) was an English classical scholar. His Latin poems are, a number of them, translations of English...

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1826 The Shipwreck William Falconer Illustrated
1826 The Shipwreck William Falconer Illustrated

Price: £79.99

A nice little copy of Falconer's epic poem. With additional illustrated title and vignette plate illustrations to the start of each canto. William Falconer (17321769) was a Scottish poet. Falconer was one of the three survivors...

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1827 Aristotelis de Poetica Liber Aristotle Poetry Greek Latin Scarce
1827 Aristotelis de Poetica Liber Aristotle Poetry Greek Latin Scarce

Price: £65.00

An interesting copy of Aristotle's analysis of poetry, being split into both Greek and Latin text. In the original Greek and Latin. This work is a copy of Aristotle's analyses and study of...

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1827 Poems by Samuel Rogers With Engraved Vignette Illustrations Poetry
1827 Poems by Samuel Rogers With Engraved Vignette Illustrations Poetry

Price: £145.00

A charming collection of poems by Samuel Rogers. Illustrated with many in-text vignettes. With a bookplate to front pastedown of Adolphus Carey.

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1827 Sacred Dramas The Search After Happiness Hannah More Illustrated
1827 Sacred Dramas The Search After Happiness Hannah More Illustrated

Price: £80.00

A collection of plays and poetry by Hannah More.Pocket sized 4 inch book.With a portrait frontispiece of Moore and a vignette title page. The 'University Edition'.Vignette title page dated 1825, actual title page dated 1827.Sacred...

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1827 The Complaint: or, Night Thoughts
1827 The Complaint: or, Night Thoughts

Price: £75.00

This work is a long poem written in blank verse, set across nine nights. The poem sees the narrator contemplate life, death, and immortality, pondering on the loss of his wife and friends. The theme of...

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1827 The National Songster Anthology A Choice Selection of Popular New Songs
1827 The National Songster Anthology A Choice Selection of Popular New Songs

Price: £450.00

A collection of Scottish songsPocket sized in a nice full calf binding.Scarce, with no editions of this work on Copac.With the signature and stamp of Arthur Swinbourn of Twickenham to the recto of front endpaper.The editor of this...

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1827 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Publisher's Boards Frontispiece
1827 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Publisher's Boards Frontispiece

Price: £75.00

The collected works of the poetry of Sir Walter Scott.Clearly Scott is not rare but here it is in the original publishers boards and in very good

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1827 The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore Lalla Rookh with Biography
1827 The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore Lalla Rookh with Biography

Price: £29.99

A collection of the poetry of Irish poet, Thomas Moore. With an engraved frontispiece. With publisher's advertisements to the endpapers.

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1827 The Seasons Poem James Thomson Pocket Sized Illustrated Nature Blank Verse
1827 The Seasons Poem James Thomson Pocket Sized Illustrated Nature Blank Verse

Price: £55.00

James Thomson's popular blank verse poem.In a pocket sized format.With an engraved title page and frontispiece.An engraved half-title per poem.The Seasons is a cycle of four poems named after each season. It was an incredibly influential...

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1827 Valentine Verses Truth Love and Virtue Richard Cobbold Illus Uncommon
1827 Valentine Verses Truth Love and Virtue Richard Cobbold Illus Uncommon

Price: £225.00

An uncommon first edition of this work by Reverend Richard Cobbold. Reverend Richard Cobbold (1787-1877) was a British writer best known for his popular historical fiction novels, including The History of Margaret Catchpole: A Suffolk...

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1828 10vol in3 Messias Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock German Epic Poem
1828 10vol in3 Messias Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock German Epic Poem

Price: £75.00

 Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock's epic poem Messias.In the original German.Bound by John Bird of Hatton Park.Complete, ten volumes bound in three.Published as a part of the 'Miniatur-Bibliothek' series.All three volumes are...

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1828 GUIDO Poems Ianthe Emma Catherine EMBURY First Ed
1828 GUIDO Poems Ianthe Emma Catherine EMBURY First Ed

Price: £740.00

The first edition of Embury's first collection of poetry and extremely scarce. Rebacked in quarter cloth with the original boards. This work is held only at the British Library in the British Isles. Emma Catherine Embury,...

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1828 Le MERITE des FEMMES Gabriel Marie LEGOUVE
1828 Le MERITE des FEMMES Gabriel Marie LEGOUVE

Price: £107.99

An early nineteenth century affordable edition of Legouve's poetry, including his famous The Merits of Women. A new edition, with additional unpublished poems. With an engraved frontis. Gabriel Marie Jean Baptiste Legouve,...

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1828 Odes Upon Cash Corn Catholics And Other Matters From Times Journal Columns
1828 Odes Upon Cash Corn Catholics And Other Matters From Times Journal Columns

Price: £99.99

A collection of poetry selected from the columns of the Times Journal including 'Odes' on a wide variety of matters from a hat to cotton and corn, and woods and forests. First edition thus. 'The following trifles, having enjoyed...

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1828 Rime di Fra Guittone D'Arezzo
1828 Rime di Fra Guittone D'Arezzo

Price: £280.00

A beautifully bound copy of poetry, from the influential thirteenth century poet, Guittone D'Arezzo. Two volumes bound together as one. With the original wraps bound in. In Italian. Binder's...

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1828 Robert Pollok The Course Of Time A Poem In Ten Books Leather Binding
1828 Robert Pollok The Course Of Time A Poem In Ten Books Leather Binding

Price: £85.00

A volume of poetry by Robert Pollak, in attractive leather binding. A ten-book poem in blank verse, The Course of Time is the Scottish poet's most famous work, gaining popularity in both Britain and America by the printing of its fourth...

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1828 Specimens of the Lyrical Descriptive and Narrative Poets of Great Britain
1828 Specimens of the Lyrical Descriptive and Narrative Poets of Great Britain

Price: £125.00

A pocket sized poetical anthology.With an illustrated frontispiece and a vignette title page.Edited and with both critical and biographical notes by John Johnstone.With poetry from Thomas Wyatt, Edmund Spenser, Sir Philip Sydney, Shakespeare...

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1828 The Pelican Island and Other Poems James Montgomery Third Edition
1828 The Pelican Island and Other Poems James Montgomery Third Edition

Price: £500.00

A finely bound collection of poetry by James Montgomery.The third edition of Montgomery's long poem The Pelican Island and other poems. Published the same year as the first edition.The Pelican Island is nine cantos of descriptive blank...

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1828 The Polyanthea Or Garland Of Literature With Byron, Pratt, Ashmore Etc
1828 The Polyanthea Or Garland Of Literature With Byron, Pratt, Ashmore Etc

Price: £30.00

A very scarce compilation of nineteenth century short stories.Containing short works and excerpts by the likes of Byron, Pratt and Ashmore, the work is a curious collection of writing of a generally Christian bent.

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1829 4Vol The Works of Lord Byron Frontispiece Leather Binding Poetry Childe Harold
1829 4Vol The Works of Lord Byron Frontispiece Leather Binding Poetry Childe Harold

Price: £90.00

A charming four volume collection of the works of Lord Byron Complete in four volumes. This was later expanded to six and then eight volumes. With a frontispiece to each volume. Contains many...

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1829 Ancient Metrical Tales Printed Chiefly from Original Sources C H Hartshorne
1829 Ancient Metrical Tales Printed Chiefly from Original Sources C H Hartshorne

Price: £79.99

A collection of poems written in Middle English, edited by Charles Henry Hartshorne. First edition. Bookplate of Bernard Warrington to front pastedown.

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1829 Irish Melodies Original Advertisements And Letter On Music By Thomas Moore
1829 Irish Melodies Original Advertisements And Letter On Music By Thomas Moore

Price: £135.00

A collection of Irish Melodies by Thomas Moore with an appendix, containing the original advertisements and the prefatory letter on music. Ninth edition. Thomas Moore (1779 - 1852) was an Irish poet, singer, songwriter, and entertainer,...

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1829 Romancero de ROMANCES Doctrinales Agustin DURAN
1829 Romancero de ROMANCES Doctrinales Agustin DURAN

Price: £225.00

A collection of Spanish ballads compiled by famous Spanish scholar, Agustin Duran. In a fine binding and great

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1829 The Epping Hunt Thomas Hood George Cruikshank Engraved Plates
1829 The Epping Hunt Thomas Hood George Cruikshank Engraved Plates

Price: £290.00

A short poem about hunting from Thomas Hood. Illustrated with six engraved plates by George Cruikshank (complete).Thomas Hood (23 May 1799 3 May 1845) was a British humorist and poet. His son, Tom Hood, became a well known playwright...

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1829 The Scottish Ballads Poetry Scotland Robert Chambers First Edition
1829 The Scottish Ballads Poetry Scotland Robert Chambers First Edition

Price: £50.00

The first edition of this collection of historical Scottish ballads, complied here by Robert Chambers. The first edition of this work. A collection of Scottish ballads. Containing 'Burd Helen',...

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1829 Thomas Campbell The Poetical Works French Publisher Half Calf Early
1829 Thomas Campbell The Poetical Works French Publisher Half Calf Early

Price: £80.00

Works of the Scottish sentimental poet, an early French edition in English.In 1799 Campbell first published The Pleasures of Hope - a traditional didactic poem in heroic couplets. It covered contemporary issues such as the French Revolution,...

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1829-30 3vols in 1 The Epping Hunt Bombastes Furioso Monsieur Tonson Illustrated
1829-30 3vols in 1 The Epping Hunt Bombastes Furioso Monsieur Tonson Illustrated

Price: £240.00

A uncommon collection of poetical and theatrical works from the early nineteenth century, featuring the works of Thomas Hood, William Barnes Rhodes and John Taylor. Three volumes bound in one,...

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1830 11vol Poetical Works Of Sir Walter Scott Scarce Complete Set Engravings
1830 11vol Poetical Works Of Sir Walter Scott Scarce Complete Set Engravings

Price: £225.00

The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Baronet with engraved frontispiece and illustrated title to each volume. In eleven volumes complete. With an introduction to each work and notes to the end of each work. Poetical works included...

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1830 Brighton!! A Comic Sketch Robert CRUIKSHANK Scarce First Edition
1830 Brighton!! A Comic Sketch Robert CRUIKSHANK Scarce First Edition

Price: £175.00

A scarce first edition of this entertaining poem about the inhabitants of Brighton, illustrated by Robert Cruikshank. First Edition. Featuring five illustrated plates, including a frontispiece.

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1830 Italy A Poem Samuel Rogers Morocco Mackenzie Binding Illustrated
1830 Italy A Poem Samuel Rogers Morocco Mackenzie Binding Illustrated

Price: £280.00

A handsomely bound copy of this poetical work by Samuel Rogers.In a signed binding by H. Mackenzie. Samuel Rogers (1763-1855) was an English poet who was much celebrated during his lifetime. With steel engraved illustrations throughout....

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1830 Italy, a Poem
1830 Italy, a Poem

Price: £180.00

The first illustrated edition of Samuel Roger's last and longest poem about his journey travelling through Italy at the beginning of the eighteenth century. The first illustrated edition of...

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1830 Monsieur Tonson John Taylor Robert Cruikshank Second Edition
1830 Monsieur Tonson John Taylor Robert Cruikshank Second Edition

Price: £79.99

A small pamphlet containing Robert Taylor's poem, Monsieur Tonson. Second edition. Illustrated throughout by Robert Cruikshank.

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1830 Poetae Scenici Graeci Dindorfius Karl Greek Poets Aristophanes Aeschylus
1830 Poetae Scenici Graeci Dindorfius Karl Greek Poets Aristophanes Aeschylus

Price: £160.00

Karl Dindorf's collection of Greek classic works.First U.K edition.With the title page and introduction in Latin, the rest of the work is in the original Greek.This work contains the works of Greek poets Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripedes...

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1830 Selected Poems of Alice Meynell with an Introductory Note by W. M. Poetry
1830 Selected Poems of Alice Meynell with an Introductory Note by W. M. Poetry

Price: £36.99

A pleasant volume of poetry by Alice Meynell. With an introductory note by W. M. From the Introduction: "She was her very own spiritual and intellectual self as both woman and writer. That was the secret of the singleness of her...

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1830 Steamers v Stages or Andrew and His Spouse Cruikshank Ex Libris Speirs
1830 Steamers v Stages or Andrew and His Spouse Cruikshank Ex Libris Speirs

Price: £120.00

A scarce humourist publication from the nineteenth century.This poem, Steamers v Stages or Andrew and His Spouse is attributed to 'The Author of York and Lancaster', better known as English poet Thomas Hood. Hood is mentioned to the...

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1830 The Keepsake for 1830 Frederic Mansel Reynolds Poetry
1830 The Keepsake for 1830 Frederic Mansel Reynolds Poetry

Price: £70.00

An illustrated edition of this collection of poetry and literature.With fifteen full page illustrations and contributions by Sir Walter Scott, Lord Byron and Samuel T Coleridge.

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1830 The Poetical Works of James Thomson
1830 The Poetical Works of James Thomson

Price: £260.00

Two finely bound volumes of James Thomson's poetry. With an engraved frontispiece of Thomson to the first volume. A memoir of Thomson's life to the start of volume I. James Thomson was a Scottish poet and playwright best known...

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1830 The Poetical Works of William Collins Illustrated Pickering Odes Eclogues
1830 The Poetical Works of William Collins Illustrated Pickering Odes Eclogues

Price: £60.00

A collection of William Collins' poetry.With a portrait frontispiece of Collins.With a memoir of Collins to the preface as well as an essay on the 'Genius and Poems of Collins' by Sir Egerton Brydges. Containing his Odes and Oriental...

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1830-31 3Vol The Poetical Works of William Cowper Aldine Edition British Poets
1830-31 3Vol The Poetical Works of William Cowper Aldine Edition British Poets

Price: £165.00

A uniformly bound set of poetical anthologies from one of the most popular poets of the 18th-century, William Cowper. The Aldine edition of the British Poets. Unfortunately, lacking the original frontispiece to volume...

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1831 3vol Lives of the Italian Poets Henry Stebbing Illustrated
1831 3vol Lives of the Italian Poets Henry Stebbing Illustrated

Price: £85.00

An interesting three volume set of short but comprehensive biographies on important Italian poets throughout history. Complete in three volumes. This work is an interesting collection of short...

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1831 Maria Crofton From Her Affectionate Sister Fanny Handwritten Poetry
1831 Maria Crofton From Her Affectionate Sister Fanny Handwritten Poetry

Price: £250.00

A volume of handwritten poetry by 'Fanny' to her sister Mary Crofton, dated 1831 from Cadogan Place in London. The poems are neatly written, sometimes in a portrait and sometimes a landscape orientation. They generally cover romantic...

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1831 The Children In The Wood Engravings Illustrated William Harvey Ballad First
1831 The Children In The Wood Engravings Illustrated William Harvey Ballad First

Price: £29.99

An illustrated first edition of the famous ballad Babes in the Wood, dating from the 1830s. First Edition. Featuring a tissue-guarded engraved frontispiece. Contains five other tissue-guarded engraved plates. 'With engravings...

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1831 The Pious Minstrel A Collection of Sacred Poetry Robert Pollok Religious
1831 The Pious Minstrel A Collection of Sacred Poetry Robert Pollok Religious

Price: £47.00

An anthology of religious poetry.The first edition of this work.The editor is noted to the title page as 'J.T'. Otherwise, little is known about them.With a frontispiece of Robert Pollok, a Scottish poet who has several poems to this...

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1831 The Poetical Works of Goldsmith Thomson Gray Young and Cowper Anthology
1831 The Poetical Works of Goldsmith Thomson Gray Young and Cowper Anthology

Price: £60.00

An anthological collection of work by this group of popular poets.With a short biography of each author prefixed to their work.Oliver Goldsmith was an Irish novelist, playwright and poet his best known poem is his...

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1831 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Frontispiece Envelope Binding
1831 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Frontispiece Envelope Binding

Price: £60.00

A nicely bound collection of poetry by Sir Walter Scott, illustrated with a frontispiece. A collection of poetry by Walter Scott, including 'he Lady of the Lake', 'The Lay of the Last Minstrel',...

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1831 Works of Lord Byron Including Suppressed Poems Scarce
1831 Works of Lord Byron Including Suppressed Poems Scarce

Price: £55.00

A scarce copy of Byron's works.Complete in one volume.With an engraved frontispiece by J. T. Wedgwood.George Gordon Byron, 6th Baron Byron, later George Gordon Noel, 6th Baron Byron, FRS (22 January 1788 19 April 1824), commonly known...

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1832 17vols The Works of Lord Byron With His Letters and Journals and His Life
1832 17vols The Works of Lord Byron With His Letters and Journals and His Life

Price: £800.00

The complete works of Lord Byron in seventeen volumes. Some bindings working a bit loose but nice to see in the original ribbed cloth.Illustrated with an engraved frontispiece and title page to all volumes. Folding facsimile plate...

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1832 Lives of the Italian Poets
1832 Lives of the Italian Poets

Price: £240.00

The second edition of Henry Stebbing's collection of short memoirs on Italian poets, mostly poets during the Italian Renaissance. The second edition of this work. Complete in three volumes....

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1832 The Excursion
1832 The Excursion

Price: £160.00

A nicely bound early edition of William Wordsworth's popular poem 'The Excursion', following four unique characters. An early edition of this work, either the third or fourth edition. 'The...

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1832 The Poetical Works of Hemans Heber and Pollock Philadelphia Imprint
1832 The Poetical Works of Hemans Heber and Pollock Philadelphia Imprint

Price: £99.99

The collected poetical works of Reginald Heber, Felicia Hemans and Robert Pollok. Including a Memoir of Heber followed by his poetical works, The Course of Time, A Poem in Ten Books by Pollok and The Poetical Works of Mrs. Felicia...

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1832 The Works of Lord Byron With His Letters and Journals and His Life
1832 The Works of Lord Byron With His Letters and Journals and His Life

Price: £495.00

A smart seventeen volumes set of Lord Byron's works. Edited by Thomas Moore, with Byron's letters and journals. With the bookplate of one Herbert S Squance to the front pastedown. The London...

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1832-3 17vol The Works of Lord Byron Illustrated Early Collection Letters Life
1832-3 17vol The Works of Lord Byron Illustrated Early Collection Letters Life

Price: £1,800.00

The complete works of Lord Byron.Including his letters, journals and a memoir on Byron's life.This set is one of  the earliest complete works of Byron.With a frontispiece and vignette title page to every volume.Sold by Sotheran's...

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1833 Frithiof's Saga: A Skandinavian Legend of Royal Love FIRST Strong
1833 Frithiof's Saga: A Skandinavian Legend of Royal Love FIRST Strong

Price: £59.99

A first edition translation of the swedish poetic version by Esaias Tegner Bishop of Wexio. Complete with copious analytical notes to each canto. Featuring a frontispiece with tissue guard, and three plates bound into the rear....

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1833 THOMAS CAMPBELL Poetical Works R. Westall Illus
1833 THOMAS CAMPBELL Poetical Works R. Westall Illus

Price: £119.99

The works of this Scottish sentimental poet, in a decorative fine binding. New Edition. Featuring seven engravings by Richard Westall, RA, and a portrait frontispiece. With an ink inscription to the front blank reading: 'A Birthday...

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1833 Tim BOBBIN'S Lancashire Dialect POEMS CRUIKSHANK
1833 Tim BOBBIN'S Lancashire Dialect POEMS CRUIKSHANK

Price: £107.99

A green, cloth covered hardback, with gilt lettering to the spine.  This volume contains three, full page illustrated plates by George Cruikshank.  John Collier (18 December 1708 14 July 1786) was an English caricaturist...

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1834 8vol The Poetical Works of the Reverend George Crabbe Illus
1834 8vol The Poetical Works of the Reverend George Crabbe Illus

Price: £95.00

A collection of poetry and works by the Reverend George Crabbe, including 'The Library', and 'Tales of the Hall'. Complete in eight volumes. The collected works of the poet and clergyman George...

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1834 Poems
1834 Poems

Price: £180.00

The first edition of this collection of poetry by the Romantic nineteenth century poet Samuel Rogers, engraved throughout by Turner and Stothard. The first edition of this work. A collection...

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1834 Poems
1834 Poems

Price: £290.00

A finely bound copy of Samuel Roger's poetry. Beautifully illustrated, with drawings based on engravings by Turner and Stothard. The first edition of this particular collection. Joseph Mallord...

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1834 Poems by Samuel Rogers First Ed Illustrated Turner Stothard Morocco Binding
1834 Poems by Samuel Rogers First Ed Illustrated Turner Stothard Morocco Binding

Price: £320.00

The first edition of this poetry collection.In a beautiful red morocco binding with gilt stamped detailing to boards and spine.With illustrations based on engravings by Turner and Stothard. Joseph Mallord William Turner was an...

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1834 William ROSCOE Poems Pickering First edition Presentation Copy
1834 William ROSCOE Poems Pickering First edition Presentation Copy

Price: £225.00

A superp presentation Pickering First.This volume, given by the author to William Smyth (presumably his contemporary, the writer and Regius professor of history at Cambridge) contains the collected poetry of English miscellanist and...

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1835 2 Vols POETICAL Works of Thomas MOORE
1835 2 Vols POETICAL Works of Thomas MOORE

Price: £59.99

Thomas Moore's popular poetry in an affordable but decorative binding. Complete in Two Volumes. In English.

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1835 2vols The Poetical Works of Matthew Prior Illustrated Complete Aldine Ed
1835 2vols The Poetical Works of Matthew Prior Illustrated Complete Aldine Ed

Price: £75.00

Two volumes of Matthew Prior's poetry.With an engraved frontispiece of Prior to the first volume.Published as a part of the Aldine Edition of the British Poets by William Pickering.Matthew Prior was an English poet and diplomat. ...

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1835 3Vol The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope Aldine Edition British Poets
1835 3Vol The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope Aldine Edition British Poets

Price: £89.99

An uncommon set of poetical anthologies from 18th-century English poet, Alexander Pope. The Aldine edition of the British Poets. Adorned with a beautifully engraved frontispiece of Pope to volume one. Collated complete. With...

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1835 4vol The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope G Croly Engraved Frontispieces
1835 4vol The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope G Croly Engraved Frontispieces

Price: £210.00

A collection of the poems of Alexander Pope, scarce in its entirety. Illustrated with engraved frontispieces and title page to each volume (collated, complete).With a memoir of the author, notes, and critical notices of each poem,...

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1835 Songs of the Affections Felicia Heman Poetry
1835 Songs of the Affections Felicia Heman Poetry

Price: £69.99

A collection of poetry from popular Victorian poet Felicia Dorothea Browne (a.k.a. Felicia Heman). Second edition. From 1831 onwards, she lived in Dublin, where her younger brother had settled, and her poetic output continued....

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1835 The Sacred Star July - December 1834 January - June 1835 Christian Society
1835 The Sacred Star July - December 1834 January - June 1835 Christian Society

Price: £34.99

A charming little collection containing poetry, discussions of biblical stories, letters and addresses given to various Sunday Schools and advice. Delightfully illustrated with numerous engraved plates throughout.

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1835 The Works of Thomas Gray
1835 The Works of Thomas Gray

Price: £320.00

A smart, uniformly bound set of Thomas Gray's poetical works. With a portrait frontispiece of Thomas Gray to the first volume. In signed bindings by Hayday, with the stamp to the front pastedown. Bookseller's stamp to the front...

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1835 The Works of William COWPER Robert Southey
1835 The Works of William COWPER Robert Southey

Price: £99.99

A fascinating biographical account of the prolific poet William Cowper, his life, poems, correspondence and Translations. Featuring a vinaigrette title page and frontispiece of William Cowper. Bound to the rear is Poems, The Early...

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1835 Walter Scott Marmion A Tale Of Flodden Field Six Illustrated Half Title
1835 Walter Scott Marmion A Tale Of Flodden Field Six Illustrated Half Title

Price: £24.99

Marmion; A Tale of Flodden Field is an epic poem by Walter Scott about the Battle of Flodden Field in 1513. This edition has an illustrated half title engraved by W. Richardson from an illustration by J.M.W. Turner.First published...

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1835-52 The Modern Dunciad Democritus in London
1835-52 The Modern Dunciad Democritus in London

Price: £240.00

The first editions of two of George Daniel's most popular and influential poetical works, in a beautiful half morocco fine binding. Two poetical volumes by George Daniel. 'Democritus in London'...

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1836 2vols The Poetical Works of William Cowper Pocket Sized Illustrated Poems
1836 2vols The Poetical Works of William Cowper Pocket Sized Illustrated Poems

Price: £55.00

The complete poetical works of William CowperIn two volumes.With an illustrated title page to each volume.Published in a pocket-sized format by Allan Bell and Co.William Cowper was an English poet and hymnodist. He was one of the most...

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