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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 Lord Byron Hours Of Idleness Series Of Poems Original Translated
1820 Lord Byron Hours Of Idleness Series Of Poems Original Translated

Price: £59.99

Hours of Idleness: A Series of Poems original and translated by Lord Byron. With an engraved plate to frontispiece. Hours of Idleness collected many of Byrons previous poems, along with more recent compositions. George Gordon Byron,...

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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 Poems by William Cowper Volume I Illustrated
1820 Poems by William Cowper Volume I Illustrated

Price: £29.99

This is a charmingly illustrated edition of this collection of poems by William Cowper. William Cowper was an English poet and one of the most popular poets of his time. Cowper changed the direction of 18th century poetry...

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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 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 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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1821-1825 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 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 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 Pleasure of Hope Thomas Campbell New Edition Illustrated Fine Binding
1822 The Pleasure of Hope Thomas Campbell New Edition Illustrated Fine Binding

Price: £95.00

A beautifully bound volume featuring the poetical work of Thomas Campbell. Illustrated with four plates throughout the volume. Thomas Campbell was a sentimental poet, the first president of...

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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 The SHIPWRECK William Falconer
1822 The SHIPWRECK William Falconer

Price: £99.99

An epic poem telling the final voyage of the merchant ship Britannia and her crew. In the original very decorative Regency binding. Includes numerous engravings throughout. William Falconer (bap. 1732, d.  1770), poet and...

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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 4Vol Lord Byron The Works of Poetry and Fiction
1823 4Vol Lord Byron The Works of Poetry and Fiction

Price: £45.00

A four volume set of the Works of Lord ByronReally a reading copy but a good edition so worthwhile.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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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 Martyr of Antioch Rev H H Milman New Edition Dramatic Poem Leather
1823 Martyr of Antioch Rev H H Milman New Edition Dramatic Poem Leather

Price: £35.00

A delightful example of Rev. H. H. Milman's dramatic poem, 'The Martyr of Antioch'. New edition. The dramatic poem by Milman, explores the life and martyrdom of St. Margaret of Antioch. ...

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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 Complete Angler of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton First Major Edition
1823 The Complete Angler of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton First Major Edition

Price: £295.00

An illustrated edition of The Complete Angler.This is the first 'Major' edition of this text.Illustrated, with fourteen plates and numerous wood-cut vignettes.Collated, complete.The Complete Angler or The Compleat Angler was first...

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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 6vol The Works of Jonathan Swift Containing Letters Tracts and Poems 2nd ed
1824 6vol The Works of Jonathan Swift Containing Letters Tracts and Poems 2nd ed

Price: £125.00

A selection of Jonathan Swifts works.Six volumes of this original nineteen volume set.Comprising of Volumes IX, X, XI, XII, XIII and XIX.The second edition of this work.With notes and a life of the author by Sir Walter Scott,...

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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 Paradise Lost by John Milton Frontispiece Pocket Size Poetry
1824 Paradise Lost by John Milton Frontispiece Pocket Size Poetry

Price: £70.00

A scarce pocket size edition of this epic poem bound in a decorative calf binding with gilt detail. A scarce edition. With a frontispiece of the author. From the text of Thomas Newton with...

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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 Quintus Horatius Flaccus Miniature Book Illustrated Leather
1824 Quintus Horatius Flaccus Miniature Book Illustrated Leather

Price: £120.00

A charming second pickering edition of the odes of Horace, in a miniature book binding. Quintus Horatius Flaccus, or Horace as he is more widely known, was the leading Roman lyric poet and...

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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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1824-25 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 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 Minor Poems William Cowper Illustrated Bound in One
1825 Minor Poems William Cowper Illustrated Bound in One

Price: £44.99

This is a charming collection of minor poems by poet William Cowper.Two volumes bound as one. With illustrations by Richard Westall.William Cowper was an English poet who was among the most popular poets of his time. Cowper changed...

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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 Improvisatrice by L. E. LANDON SCARCE
1825 The Improvisatrice by L. E. LANDON SCARCE

Price: £311.99

A beautifully bound copy of Landon's The Improvisatrice Bound in pink leather with gilt lettering and borders There is a C. Smith Bookseller's label to the front pastedown Letitia Elizabeth Landon (1802 1838), English poet and...

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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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1825-1827 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 Life and Remains of Henry Kirke White of St Johns College Cambridge
1826 The Life and Remains of Henry Kirke White of St Johns College Cambridge

Price: £18.00

A pocket sized collection of Henry Kirke White's works. With a portrait frontispiece and engraved title page. Issued as a part of the 'English Classics' collection and printed by J.F Dove....

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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 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 The Traveller Deserted Village Other Poems Goldsmith Leather Illustrated
1827 The Traveller Deserted Village Other Poems Goldsmith Leather Illustrated

Price: £65.00

A charming collection of poetical works of William Goldsmith, notably containing two of his most popular works 'The Traveller' and 'The Deserted Village, each with their own illustrated title page. ...

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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 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 2vol Theocritus Bion Moschus Poetry Latin Greek
1829 2vol Theocritus Bion Moschus Poetry Latin Greek

Price: £150.00

A collection of poetry by prominent Ancient Greek pastoral poets, written in the original Greek with annotations in Latin. A collection of poetry in the original Greek, with notes and annotations...

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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 Poetical Works of George Crabbe First Edition Illustrated Uncommon
1829 Poetical Works of George Crabbe First Edition Illustrated Uncommon

Price: £45.00

An uncommon first edition copy of the collected poetical works of the notable English poet, surgeon and clergyman George Crabbe, in its original binding. Having apprenticed and trained as a...

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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 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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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 Illustrated
1830 Italy A Poem Samuel Rogers Illustrated

Price: £100.00

A decorative volume of Rogers' poem.With engraved vignette illustrations throughout.First edition thus.Samuel Rogers (30 July 1763 18 December 1855) was an English poet, during his lifetime one of the most celebrated, although...

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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 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 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 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 Poetical Works Of Leigh Hunt First Edition
1832 Poetical Works Of Leigh Hunt First Edition

Price: £250.00

Poetical Works of Leigh Hunt with an extensive preface to front by the author. First edition. James Henry Leigh Hunt (1784 - 1859), best known as Leigh Hunt, was an English critic, essayist, poet and writer.

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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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1832-3 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 The Remains of Henry Kirke WHITE and Life of the Author
1833 The Remains of Henry Kirke WHITE and Life of the Author

Price: £22.99

A scarce anthology of poetical works by Henry Kirke White. Featuring a frontispiece of White, and an engraved title page. With an autobiographical account of White's life to the front of the text.

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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 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 POEMS by Samuel ROGERS Illus. TURNER First Edition
1834 POEMS by Samuel ROGERS Illus. TURNER First Edition

Price: £390.00

A lovely copy of Poems by Samuel Rogers, the first edition with the illustrations by Turner. Bound in calf leather with gilt lettering and decoration, blindstampedand raised bands. First Edition. With illustrations...

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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 Chandos Leigh Fifth Epistle To A Friend In Town Warwickshire Scarce First
1835 Chandos Leigh Fifth Epistle To A Friend In Town Warwickshire Scarce First

Price: £120.00

Fifth Epistle to a Friend in Town, Warwickshire, and Other Poems by Chandos Leigh. First edition. Chandos Leigh, 1st Baron Leigh (1791 - 1850) was a British landowner and minor poet. Poems include A May-Morning, A Calm, To...

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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 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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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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1836 Poetical Works Of Thomas Campbell A New Edition With Portrait Frontispiece
1836 Poetical Works Of Thomas Campbell A New Edition With Portrait Frontispiece

Price: £29.99

The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell by Thomas Campbell, with an engraved portrait of the author to frontispiece. A new edition. Thomas Campbell (1777 - 1844) was a Scottish  poet chiefly remembered for his sentimental poetry...

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1836 Scarce Eduard Wunder Sophoclis Tragoediae Poetry in Greek
1836 Scarce Eduard Wunder Sophoclis Tragoediae Poetry in Greek

Price: £55.00

A very scarce and interesting book of ancient Greek poetry In Ancient GreekWith handwritten annotations on dedicated pages beside each poem Eduard Wunder (1800 - 1869) was a German philologist, theologian, classical scholar and...

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1836 Selections Works of Sir John Suckling First Edition Scarce Alfred Suckling Illustrated
1836 Selections Works of Sir John Suckling First Edition Scarce Alfred Suckling Illustrated

Price: £55.00

A scarce first edition copy of this collection of works by the renowned English poet John Suckling, collected and edited with a biography by Alfred Inigo Suckling. Alfred Inigo Suckling, originally...

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1836 The Poetical Works of William Cowper Miniature Edition Volume II
1836 The Poetical Works of William Cowper Miniature Edition Volume II

Price: £14.99

A collection of the poetry of William Cowper, including 'The Sofa', 'The Garden', and 'The Winter Walk At Noon'.A new edition. Volume II of a two-volume set only.

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1836 The Provost of Bruges: A Tragedy in Five Acts George Lovell
1836 The Provost of Bruges: A Tragedy in Five Acts George Lovell

Price: £29.99

A tragedy set in Bruges in 1127 in which Bertrulphe is the protagonist. Comprises of five acts and There is also a dedication to William Charles Macready Esq. Printed by A. J. Valpy, M. A. at the Red Lion Court, Fleet Street....

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1836 Works of William Cowper his poems, correspondence and translations Vol IX
1836 Works of William Cowper his poems, correspondence and translations Vol IX

Price: £24.99

A copy of 'The Works of William Cowper, Esq. Comprising his poems, correspondence, and translations. With a life of the author, by the editor, Robert Southey, Esq.' Includes a frontispiece and illustrated title page and numerous...

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1836-7 2vols The Book of Gems The Poets and Artists of Great Britain Hall
1836-7 2vols The Book of Gems The Poets and Artists of Great Britain Hall

Price: £500.00

Two finely bound poetry anthologies.Illustrated, with 106 listed engraved title heading vignettes across both volumes as well as a vignette title page to each.An additional two plates to each volume of facsimile...

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1837 10vol Works of Lord Byron Don Juan Childe Harold Miniature
1837 10vol Works of Lord Byron Don Juan Childe Harold Miniature

Price: £270.00

Ten volumes of the works of Lord Byron, published by John Murray Containing: Dramas (complete in two volumes) Childe Harold's Pilgrimage: A Romaunt Tales (in two volumes) Don Juan (in two volumes) Miscellanies (in three volumes). Often...

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1837 2vol The Poetical Works of Samuel Butler Pocket Sized Illustrated Hudibras
1837 2vol The Poetical Works of Samuel Butler Pocket Sized Illustrated Hudibras

Price: £150.00

Poetry by seventeenth century poet, Samuel Butler.Complete in two volumes.Issued in a small pocket size and bound in ornate cloth bindings.With a vignette to each volume.This work contains Butler's famous Hudibras, a popular mock heroic...

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1837 Melanie and other Poems N. P. WILLIS
1837 Melanie and other Poems N. P. WILLIS

Price: £34.99

A rhythmical anthology of works from N. P. Wallis, featuring his most famous work "Melanie", along with fifty-two further poems. Second edition, but the first american edition, adding ten poems not present in the London edition...

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1837 Scenes and Shadows of Days Departed LISLE BOWLES Pickering First scarce
1837 Scenes and Shadows of Days Departed LISLE BOWLES Pickering First scarce

Price: £265.00

A very scarce Pickering first containing Lisle Bowles's semi-autobiographical poetry.The road 'from youth to age' (as Bowles puts it) is fraught with nostalgia; indeed, the author embraces and exmaines the subject through...

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1837 Schiller Lied Von Det Clocke Illustrated By Moritz Retzsch
1837 Schiller Lied Von Det Clocke Illustrated By Moritz Retzsch

Price: £99.99

Das Lied von der Glocke (The Song of the Bell) is a poem that the German poet Friedrich Schiller published in 1798. This edition is illustrated with forty-three engraved line drawings by Moritz Retzsch. Das Lied von der Glocke is...

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1837 The Book of Gems The Poets and Artists of Great Britain Illustrated SC Hall
1837 The Book of Gems The Poets and Artists of Great Britain Illustrated SC Hall

Price: £90.00

The second publication of this poetry anthology The Book of Gems.Preceding this volume there was another volume of different poetry, under the same title, published the year before. This is the first edition of this second volume...

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1837 The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith Pocket Size Illustrated Charles Tilt
1837 The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith Pocket Size Illustrated Charles Tilt

Price: £60.00

The complete poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith.With an illustrated frontispiece.Pocket-sized and published by Charles Tilt.Prior owner's signature to recto of front endpaper, Arthur Swinbourn of Twickenham.Oliver Goldsmith was an...

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1837 The Rime Of the Ancient Mariner Samuel Taylor Coleridge David Scott Illus
1837 The Rime Of the Ancient Mariner Samuel Taylor Coleridge David Scott Illus

Price: £2,250.00

A scarce, illustrated edition of this famed and influential sea-faring poem by Samuel Taylor Coleridge. A first thus, the first edition of this publication and the first major illustrated edition...

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1837-38 10v Poetical Works of ROBERT SOUTHEY First Ed
1837-38 10v Poetical Works of ROBERT SOUTHEY First Ed

Price: £195.00

A collected poetical works of Robert Southey in a uniform decorative cloth binding in need of slight restoration. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and blindstamped cloth. Complete in Ten Volumes. With engraved title...

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1838 A Brother's Gift to a Sister Robert Daly Walker Anthology Poems Stories
1838 A Brother's Gift to a Sister Robert Daly Walker Anthology Poems Stories

Price: £90.00

A scarce collection of poetry and short stories, collected by Robert Daly Walker. With an engraved frontispiece. Including contributions from Watts, Dale, Hogg and many others.

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1838 Augustus Foster Lyde Poetical Remains Addenda Hymn Episcopal First Edition
1838 Augustus Foster Lyde Poetical Remains Addenda Hymn Episcopal First Edition

Price: £45.00

A uncommon book of hymns written by Augustus Foster Lyde.Lyde was a Episcopal minister responsible for his part in establishing the American Protestant Episcopal Mission to China. The book contains a introduction about his work and...

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1838 Burns, Ramsay, Tennant, Rogers and Schiller Poetical Works One Volume
1838 Burns, Ramsay, Tennant, Rogers and Schiller Poetical Works One Volume

Price: £29.99

A collection of the poetry of Burns, Ramsay, Tennant, Rogers, and Schiller bound together in one volume. Each poet's section contains a memoir or introductory note, followed by a selection of their writings. A lovely selection...

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1838 Poems by William Cowper Pocket Sized Anthology Illustrated Sixth Edition
1838 Poems by William Cowper Pocket Sized Anthology Illustrated Sixth Edition

Price: £70.00

The poetical works of William Cowper.With an illustrated frontispiece and vignette title page. This is the sixth edition of this work.William Cowper was an English hymnodist and extremely popular poet. He paved the way for 18th century...

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1839 4vol Poetical Works Of Shelley Edited Mrs Shelley First Collected Edition
1839 4vol Poetical Works Of Shelley Edited Mrs Shelley First Collected Edition

Price: £1,100.00

The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley with an engraved portrait of Percy Bysshe Shelley to frontispiece to first volume. Edited by his wife Mary Shelley. First edition thus. First collected edition. In four volumes complete. "This...

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1839 British Poets Edward Moxon Editions With Steam Ship Table Inserted
1839 British Poets Edward Moxon Editions With Steam Ship Table Inserted

Price: £120.00

A collection of selected works of some of the most prominent 18th & 19th century British poets, bound together in one volume.The editions compiled are all from the publisher Edward Moxon. The include classics such as...

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1839 Elegy Written in A Country Church-Yard Thomas Gray Illustrated
1839 Elegy Written in A Country Church-Yard Thomas Gray Illustrated

Price: £44.99

A scarce edition of Gray's Elegy. With numerous illustrations throughout. The poems origins are unknown, but it was partly inspired by Grays thoughts following the death of the poet Richard West in 1742. Originally titled Stanza's...

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1839 Little Derwent's Breakfast Emily Trevenen Illustrated Very Scarce
1839 Little Derwent's Breakfast Emily Trevenen Illustrated Very Scarce

Price: £140.00

A very scarce illustrated collection of poems written for the grandson of Samuel Coleridge, written by Emily Trevenen. A very scarce work. These poems were written for the amusement of the...

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1839 Poems Now First Collected By Lord Leigh First Edition Thus
1839 Poems Now First Collected By Lord Leigh First Edition Thus

Price: £140.00

A very scarce copy of Poems Now First Collected by Lord Leigh, Chandos Leigh, 1st Baron Leigh (1791 - 1850) who was a British landowner and minor poet. First edition thus, many of the poems having previously been published in a...

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1839 The Select Poetical Works of SIR WALTER SCOTT
1839 The Select Poetical Works of SIR WALTER SCOTT

Price: £49.99

A hard to come by edition of Sir Walter Scott's works. This volume is half bound in brown leather with gilt lettering on the spine. Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet was a prolific Scottish historical novelist and poet popular...

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1839 William Cowper The Poetical Works 1st Edition Poetry Verse Romantic
1839 William Cowper The Poetical Works 1st Edition Poetry Verse Romantic

Price: £110.00

A handsome copy of The Poetical Works of William Cowper, edited by the Rev. H. F. Cary. Cowper is today known as one of the staples of the English literary canon who, in many respects, led the way for the Romantic movement. An advocate...

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1839-40 3 Vols POETICAL Works of H. H. MILMAN First
1839-40 3 Vols POETICAL Works of H. H. MILMAN  First

Price: £180.00

The scarce first collected edition of Henry Hart Milman's poetical works in an appealing fine binding. Bound in leather with gilt lettering and decoration. Complete in Three Volumes. With vignette engraved title page...

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1839-41 POPULAR POEMS, POETICAL WORKS, Hogg, Ferguson, Ramsay, Grahame
1839-41 POPULAR POEMS, POETICAL WORKS, Hogg, Ferguson, Ramsay, Grahame

Price: £29.99

Including several poetry collections bound into one, including: Miscellany of Popular Scottish Poems', 'The Queen's Wake' by James Hogg, 'Poetical Works of Robert Fergusson', 'Anster Fair and Other Poems' by William...

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1840 17 Vols The Works of LORD BYRON By Thomas Moore
1840 17 Vols The Works of LORD BYRON By Thomas Moore

Price: £899.99

A uniformly bound in the original publishers boards of this uncommon edition of Thomas Moore's definitive collection of the works of Lord Byron. An exhaustive and stilll definitive collection. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering. Complete...

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1840 3vol History of English Poetry Thomas Warton Medieval to Eighteenth Century
1840 3vol History of English Poetry Thomas Warton Medieval to Eighteenth Century

Price: £240.00

A history of English poetry, spanning some seven centuries. Thomas Warton (9 January 1728 21 May 1790) was an English literary historian, critic, and poet. From 1785 to 1790 he was the Poet Laureate of England. From the edition...

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1840 HENRY KIRKE WHITE Poems Pickering first very rare labels
1840 HENRY KIRKE WHITE Poems Pickering first very rare labels

Price: £190.00

An exceedingly rare Pickering first.This edition of the poetical works of Henry White is one of only a few copies to have been discovered with the publisher's paper label replicated in print (on lv pp.) - '6 - Aldine Poets. ...

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1840 Poems By William Cowper with a Memoir of the Author
1840 Poems By William Cowper with a Memoir of the Author

Price: £39.99

A collection of poems by William Cowper also including a biographical chapter on the author, includes poems "Truth" and "Retirement". Featuring two black and white illustrations, one being on the titlepage. Gilt text block...

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1840 Poetical Works of Ebenezer Elliott Corn-Law Rhymer Portrait Frontispiece
1840 Poetical Works of Ebenezer Elliott Corn-Law Rhymer Portrait Frontispiece

Price: £89.99

The Poetical Works by Ebenezer Elliott (1781 - 1849) who was an English poet, known as the Corn Law rhymer this edition includes his Corn-Law Rhymes. In 1798, aged seventeen, he wrote his first poem Vernal Walk in imitation...

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1840 The Course Of Time A Poem In Ten Books By Robert Pollok Authors Portrait
1840 The Course Of Time A Poem In Ten Books By Robert Pollok Authors Portrait

Price: £39.99

The Course of Time is a ten-book poem in blank verse, first published in 1827, the year of Pollok's death. With an author's portrait with facsimile signature to frontispiece.  Fifteenth Edition  The last published...

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1840 The Poetical Works of Henry Kirke White Scarce Miniature Frontispiece
1840 The Poetical Works of Henry Kirke White Scarce Miniature Frontispiece

Price: £39.99

 A scarce miniature edition of the poems of Henry Kirke White.With an engraved frontispiece. Including a memoir of the author.

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1840 The Seasons James Thomson Pocket Sized Illustrated Poetry Nature Scottish
1840 The Seasons James Thomson Pocket Sized Illustrated Poetry Nature Scottish

Price: £29.00

A pocket sized edition of James Thomson's poem.With an engraved title page and four engraved plates, one for each season.The Seasons is a cycle of four poems which proved to be incredibly influential. It was published one season at...

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1840 The Works of Edmund Spenser with Observations on His Life and Writings
1840 The Works of Edmund Spenser with Observations on His Life and Writings

Price: £180.00

An attractive copy of the works of Edmund Spenser.With a frontispiece and an engraved half title. Edmund Spenser was an english poet best know for The Faerie Queene, an epic poem and fantasical allegory celebrating the Tudor dynasty...

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1841 James Thomson The Seasons and The Castle of Indolence Illus. Poetry
1841 James Thomson The Seasons and The Castle of Indolence Illus. Poetry

Price: £24.00

An illustrated book of poetry.With a biographical and critical introduction, by allan cunningham; and forty-eight illustrations, draws and engraved by Samuel Williams.

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1841 Sir Walter Scott Rokeby, A Poem Full Morocco Armorial Binding Illustrated
1841 Sir Walter Scott Rokeby, A Poem Full Morocco Armorial Binding Illustrated

Price: £98.00

A later illustrated edition of Sir Waler Scott's epic narrative poem.Rokeby is arranged six cantos. Set in Teesdale during the English Civil War, it follows the story of the Royalist Lord Rokeby, and the betrothal of his...

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1841 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Complete in One Volume
1841 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Complete in One Volume

Price: £19.99

A complete collection of the poetry of Sir Walter Scott.With a folding facsimile of Walter Scott's handwriting. Bookplate of William P. Borland to front pastedown.

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1842 2vol Italy and Poems by Samuel Rogers Leighton Brewer Binding
1842 2vol Italy and Poems by Samuel Rogers Leighton Brewer Binding

Price: £125.00

Two uniformly-bound works from Samuel Rogers.  Including Italy: A Poem (1842) and Poems (1842).Illustrated throughout with numerous engravings in the text. Bound by Leighton Brewer

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1842 5vols The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore Collected by Himself Tauchnitz
1842 5vols The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore Collected by Himself Tauchnitz

Price: £170.00

Five volumes of Thomas Moore's poetical works.This set is from the Tauchnitz 'Collection of British Authors' which started in 1842 and continued for almost a century. The collection eventually comprised of 5370 volumes.Tauchnitz...

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1842 Ancient Spanish Ballads Historical and Romantic J G Lockhart Illuminated
1842 Ancient Spanish Ballads Historical and Romantic J G Lockhart Illuminated

Price: £74.99

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1842 Genoveva a Poem Richard Chevenix Trench Scarce First Edition
1842 Genoveva a Poem Richard Chevenix Trench Scarce First Edition

Price: £79.99

A scarce copy of this slim poetical work from Richard Chevenix Trench. With notes on the work, and publishers' original catalogue to the rear. First edition

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1842 Lalla Rookh An Oriental Romance By Thomas Moore New Edition
1842 Lalla Rookh An Oriental Romance By Thomas Moore New Edition

Price: £38.99

Lalla Rookh is an Oriental romance by Thomas Moore, first published in 1817. With an illustrated half title. A new edition. The title is taken from the name of the heroine of the frame tale, the daughter of the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb....

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1842 Lalla ROOKH Oriental Thomas MOORE Illustrated
1842 Lalla ROOKH Oriental Thomas MOORE Illustrated

Price: £47.99

A lovely illustrated edition of Moore's famous poem in a decorative cloth binding. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and blindstamped decoration. Illustrated with engravings from drawings by eminent artists, including Edward Corbould. With Eleven...

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1842 Pindari Carmina Ad Fidem Textus Bockhiani Pars Prima Continens Olympicas
1842 Pindari Carmina Ad Fidem Textus Bockhiani Pars Prima Continens Olympicas

Price: £140.00

A scarce copy of this renowned lyrical verse from Ancient Greek lyric poet Pindar.Divided into two parts with the original Greek, and Cookesley's notes in Latin and English.Author's presentation copy "With W. G. Cookesley's...

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1842 Samuel Rogers Poems Illustrated Gilt Morocco Binding Turner Stothard
1842 Samuel Rogers Poems Illustrated Gilt Morocco Binding Turner Stothard

Price: £45.00

A book of poetry by Samuel Rogers.An early edition, not the first, with the illustrations based on engravings by Turner and Stothard.Samuel Rogers was an English poet and was known during his lifetime as one of the most...

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1842 Selections from the Early Ballad Poetry of England Scotland Richard John King
1842 Selections from the Early Ballad Poetry of England Scotland Richard John King

Price: £48.00

An anthological work of poetry from England and Scotland. In a nice half leather binding by J Winstanley Ridgefield of Manchester. With a bookplate to the front pastedown. Edited by scholar, antiquary and poet, Richard John...

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1842 The Poetical Works of John Milton Egerton Brydges Sharland Binding
1842 The Poetical Works of John Milton Egerton Brydges Sharland Binding

Price: £190.00

A scarce, attractively bound copy of the poems of John Milton. Including Paradise Lost, Comus, Samson Agonistes and many others. Binder's label of Sharland to front pastedown. With frontispiece of the author, and numerous...

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1842 The Poetical Works of Reginald Heber Lord Bishop of Calcutta Scarce
1842 The Poetical Works of Reginald Heber Lord Bishop of Calcutta Scarce

Price: £60.00

A scarce copy of this collection of poetry by Reginald Heber. Reginald Heber (1783-1826) was an English bishop, traveller and writer of hymns and poems. With a frontispiece.

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1842 The Poetical Works of William Cowper With a Life by H Stebbing
1842 The Poetical Works of William Cowper With a Life by H Stebbing

Price: £59.99

An attractive collection of Cowper's poetry. With engraved title page. With a biography of Cowper by Henry Stebbing (16871763), an English churchman and controversialist, who became archdeacon of Wiltshire. With a prize presentation...

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1842 The Poets of America Illustrated Edited by John Keene Longfellow Very Hill
1842 The Poets of America Illustrated Edited by John Keene Longfellow Very Hill

Price: £34.99

A collection of works by American poets, including Longfellow, Whittier, Byrant, Follen, and many others. Second volume of the series. Includes the first publication of Longfellow's Village Blacksmith. Illustrated throughout...

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1842-49 19vol Percy Society Early English Poetry Ballads Middle Ages
1842-49 19vol Percy Society Early English Poetry Ballads Middle Ages

Price: £795.00

Ninteen volumes of the Percy Society's reproductions of medieval poems and stories. Including: Volume VI (1842): Ancient Poetical Tracts of the Sixteenth Century, edited by E. F. Rimbault; Cock Lorell's Bote, edited by E. F. Rimbault;...

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1843 5vols The Poetical Works of John Dryden First Thus Portrait
1843 5vols The Poetical Works of John Dryden First Thus Portrait

Price: £120.00

A smart set of the Pickering Edition of The Poetical Works of John Dryden. Complete in five volumes. Volume I contains an engraved portrait of John Dryden, and an introduction to his life by the Reverend John Mitford. John...

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1843 Lyra Apostolica Greek Poetry Morocco Binding
1843 Lyra Apostolica Greek Poetry Morocco Binding

Price: £90.00

An uncommon copy of Lyra Apostolica.First appearing anonymously in the British Magazine, Lyra Apostolica is a collection of 139 scared poems from authors associated with the Oxford Movement.

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1843 Moores Poetical Works in One Volume Morocco Binding Illustrated
1843 Moores Poetical Works in One Volume Morocco Binding Illustrated

Price: £60.00

The complete poetical works of Thomas Moore.With a portrait frontispiece of Moore and an engraved title page.In a beautiful morocco binding with gilt stamped detailing.With the bookplate of one John William Wilson to the front pastedown...

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1843 Poetical Works Of Thomas Moore Complete In One Volume In Maclehose Binding
1843 Poetical Works Of Thomas Moore Complete In One Volume In Maclehose Binding

Price: £195.00

The complete poetical works of Thomas Moore published in one volume. With an engraved portrait of Moore to frontispiece and a vignette half title. Bound by Maclehose, Glasgow with binder's stamp to verso of front free endpaper. Thomas...

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1843 The Poetical Works of Thomas Cambell Illustrated by Turner
1843 The Poetical Works of Thomas Cambell Illustrated by Turner

Price: £39.99

A collection of the complete poetical works of Thomas Cambell, the Scottish poet. He is chiefly remembered for his sentimental poetry dealing specially with human affairs. He was also one of the initiators of a plan to found...

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1843 The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell Illustrated Turner Hayday Binding Harvey
1843 The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell Illustrated Turner Hayday Binding Harvey

Price: £26.00

An attractively illustrated copy of the poetry of Thomas Campbell An attractive copy once the binding is repaired. With a Hayday binding Thomas Campbell was a Scottish poet chiefly remembered...

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1844 2vol The Minor Poems of Schiller John Herman Merivale Pickering
1844 2vol The Minor Poems of Schiller John Herman Merivale Pickering

Price: £69.99

The Pickering edition of the poems of John Herman Merivale. John Herman Merivale (5 August 1779, Exeter 25 April 1844, Bedford Square) was an English barrister and man of letters. An edition of his Poems, Original and Translated,...

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1844 2Vol The Poems and Ballads of Schiller Sir Edward Bulwer Scarce
1844 2Vol The Poems and Ballads of Schiller Sir Edward Bulwer Scarce

Price: £68.00

A two volume set of the poems of Schiller.Complete in two volumes.Translated by Edward Bulwer Lytton, an English novelist, poet and playwright who was popular for his best selling novels.

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1844 3vol Percy Reliques Of Ancient English Poetry Old Ballads Favourite Poets
1844 3vol Percy Reliques Of Ancient English Poetry Old Ballads Favourite Poets

Price: £495.00

A handsome collection of Percy's masterpiece, with an advertisement, preface and 'foregoing essay' to first volume. In three volumes complete. Thomas Percy (1729 - 1811) was Bishop of Dromore. Before being made bishop,...

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1844 3Vol Poems Original and Translated John Herman Merivale & Poems of Schiller
1844 3Vol Poems Original and Translated John Herman Merivale & Poems of Schiller

Price: £79.99

A uniformly bound collection of these poetical anthologies compiled and edited by English barrister and man of letters, John Herman Merivale. New and corrected edition with some additional pieces. William Pickering editions.  Merivale...

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1844 3vols The Poetical Works of Charles Churchill Pickering Edition
1844 3vols The Poetical Works of Charles Churchill Pickering Edition

Price: £79.99

An attractive set of The Poetical Works of Charles Churchill with copious notes and a life of the author by W. Tooke. From The Aldine Edition of the British Poets. Complete in three volumes. There is an engraved portrait of Charles...

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1844 4vols Sammtliche Werke By Gottfried August Burger With Portrait Frontis
1844 4vols Sammtliche Werke By Gottfried August Burger With Portrait Frontis

Price: £185.00

A lovely set of Brger's Sammtliche Werke, with a portrait to frontispiece of first volume, and a facsimile to rear of fourth volume. In four volumes complete. Gottfried August Brger (December 31, 1747 - June 8, 1794) was a...

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1844 A New Book of Old Ballads James Maidment Scarce Scottish Ballads
1844 A New Book of Old Ballads James Maidment Scarce Scottish Ballads

Price: £340.00

A very scarce collection of Scottish poetry. Including Blythe Jockey, Willy and Marie, Lady's Complaint and many others.

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