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1859 The White Doe of Rylstone Wordsworth Illustrated
1859 The White Doe of Rylstone Wordsworth Illustrated

Price: £170.00

A smart copy of this poem by William Wordsworth. Illustrated throughout with numerous engraved vignettes.

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1859-60 2vol Poems and Poems of Wit and Humour by Thomas Hood
1859-60 2vol Poems and Poems of Wit and Humour by Thomas Hood

Price: £130.00

Two uniformly-bound collections of the poetry of Thomas Hood.Containing Poems by Thomas Hood (1859, eleventh edition) and Poems of Wit and Humour (1860, ninth edition).With a frontispiece to Poems, and a publisher's catalogue to the...

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1860 2vols Memorials of Thomas Hood Biography
1860 2vols Memorials of Thomas Hood Biography

Price: £35.00

Two volumes featuring numerous memorial to the poet and author Thomas Hood, complied and edited by his two children. Complete in two volumes. A set of works commemorating the life and work...

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1860 2vols The Miscellaneous Writings of Lord Macaulay Frontispiece
1860 2vols The Miscellaneous Writings of Lord Macaulay Frontispiece

Price: £140.00

A smartly bound two volume set off Thomas Babington Macaulay's miscellaneous writings, in a full calf binding with a frontispiece to Volume I. Complete in two volumes. Thomas Babington Macaulay...

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1860 Italian Poems Before Congress Elizabeth Barrett Browning First Edition
1860 Italian Poems Before Congress Elizabeth Barrett Browning First Edition

Price: £325.00

A smart first edition of this collection of poetry from Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Containing Napoleon III in Italy, The Dance, A Tale of Villafranca, A Court Lady, An August Voice, Christmas Gifts, Italy and the World, and...

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1860 Pearls from the Poets H W Dulcken Thomas Dale Illustrated Anthology
1860 Pearls from the Poets H W Dulcken Thomas Dale Illustrated Anthology

Price: £35.00

An illustrated Victorian poetry anthology, containing works by Sir Philip Sidney, Walter Scott, William Cowper and many others. Illustrated throughout with vignette engravings and an engraved frontispiece. With a preface by the Rev....

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1860 Poems By Samuel Rogers With Memoir And Illustrated With Engravings New Ed
1860 Poems By Samuel Rogers With Memoir And Illustrated With Engravings New Ed

Price: £39.99

A collection of the poems of Samuel Rogers with a portrait of Rogers to frontispiece and vignette engravings integrated with text. With a memoir to front. New edition. Samuel Rogers (1763 - 1855) was an English poet,...

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1860 Poems Of James Montgomery Illustrated Engravings Brothers Dalziel First Ed
1860 Poems Of James Montgomery Illustrated Engravings Brothers Dalziel First Ed

Price: £89.99

An illustrated edition of Montgomery's poems, illustrated with one hundred designs, engraved by the Brothers Dalziel. With an author's portrait to frontispiece engraved by Joseph Brown with a facsimile of Montgomery's signature. First...

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1860 Songs and Ballads by Thomas Wright First Edition Very Scarce Poetry
1860 Songs and Ballads by Thomas Wright First Edition Very Scarce Poetry

Price: £225.00

The first edition of this very scarce collection of poetical works edited by noted antiquarian Thomas Wright. The first edition. Very scarce. Printed for The Roxburghe Club. The Roxburghe...

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1860 St Stephen's A Poem POETRY Blackwood's Magazine
1860 St Stephen's A Poem POETRY Blackwood's Magazine

Price: £29.99

Very scarce. Blue cloth hardback with blind embossed covers, there are gilt titles on the spine.  There is a half title page and title page followed by a Dedication of Lord Lyndhurst. Blackwood's Magazine was a British magazine...

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1860 The Life and Poetical Works of the Rev. George Crabbe
1860 The Life and Poetical Works of the Rev. George Crabbe

Price: £33.99

A poetical anthology, and insightful biography, containing the life and works of Reverend George Crabbe. Edited by Crabbe's son, and complete in one volume. Featuring a frontispiece and engraved title page, egraved by W. Holl. ...

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1860 The Poetical Works of John Edmund Reade Volumes I and II Frontis Scarce
1860 The Poetical Works of John Edmund Reade Volumes I and II Frontis Scarce

Price: £59.99

A scarce copy of this collection of poems by John Edmund Reade. Volumes I and II bound in one; complete. With a portrait of the author to the frontispiece of volume I.

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1860 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Memoir of the Author Illustrated
1860 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Memoir of the Author Illustrated

Price: £70.00

An illustrated edition of the poetical works of Sir Walter Scott.With five engraved plates, a folding facsimile of Scott's handwriting, a frontispiece and an engraved title.

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1860-3 2vols COVENTRY PATMORE Angel in the House SIGNED
1860-3 2vols COVENTRY PATMORE Angel in the House SIGNED

Price: £599.99

Two volumes, the author's presentation copy. Includes the inscription: Miss May Drummond from Coventry S. Patmore making this a sought after set. Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore (1823-1896) was an English poet and critic. His...

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1861 Friendship A Poem R. H. Caddick Scarce
1861 Friendship A Poem R. H. Caddick Scarce

Price: £59.99

A scarce edition of the poem Friendship from R. H. Caddick. Dedicated to, 'My mother'. With other short poems included.

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1861 Poetical Works of Scott Volume VI Last Minstrel Ballads From the German etc
1861 Poetical Works of Scott Volume VI Last Minstrel Ballads From the German etc

Price: £27.00

Sir Walter Scott's Lay of the Last Minstrel and Ballads from the German.Volume VI only of the original twelve volume set of the Poetical Works of Scott. Bookplate to front pastedown indicates prior owner was Louis Edward Raphael (c1853/4...

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1861 Sir Walter Scott The Lady Of The Lake Illustrated Edition
1861 Sir Walter Scott The Lady Of The Lake Illustrated Edition

Price: £34.99

An illustrated edition of Sir Walter Scott's poem The Lady of the Lake with aqua tint engraved plates. The Lady of the Lake is a narrative poem by Sir Walter Scott, first published in 1810. Set in the Trossachs region of Scotland,...

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1861 Tannhauser Battle of the Bards Neville Temple Edward Taylor 3rd
1861 Tannhauser Battle of the Bards Neville Temple Edward Taylor 3rd

Price: £65.00

The third edition of Julian Fane and Edward Bulwer-Lytton's narrative poem 'Tannhauser'. The third edition of this work. 'Tannhauser' is a long narrative poem. Written by Julian Charles Henry...

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1861 The May Queen Illustrated E V Boyle Alfred Tennyson Poetry
1861 The May Queen Illustrated E V Boyle Alfred Tennyson Poetry

Price: £120.00

A nicely bound copy of this poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson.Illustrated throughout from drawings by E V Boyle.With the bookplate of one John Taylor Bottomley to the front pastedown.The May Queen is one of Tennyson's earlier poems...

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1861 Upward and Onward Active Life Poetry S. W. Partridge Very Scarce
1861 Upward and Onward Active Life Poetry S. W. Partridge Very Scarce

Price: £35.00

A very scarce copy of this collection of guiding Christian poetry by the printer Samuel William Partridge. A very scarce work. This collection of Christian poetry was written intended as a...

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1862 2vol The Poetical Works Of John Dryden Life Critical Disseration Gilfillan
1862 2vol The Poetical Works Of John Dryden Life Critical Disseration Gilfillan

Price: £195.00

A collection of the Poetical Works of John Dryden with a biographical notice and critical dissertation written by Rev. George Gilfillan and the text edited by  Charles Cowden Clarke In two volumes complete. John Dryden (1631...

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1862 3Vol The Poetical Works of John Dryden Edited Memoir Robert Bell Leather
1862 3Vol The Poetical Works of John Dryden Edited Memoir Robert Bell Leather

Price: £95.00

A three volume set of the works of John Dryden.Edited with a memoir by Robert Bell.John Dryden was an English poet, literary critic, translator and playwright who was made Poet Laureate.Dryden is one of the foremost poets of Restoration...

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1862 5vol The Works of Edmund Spenser J Payne Collier
1862 5vol The Works of Edmund Spenser J Payne Collier

Price: £75.00

A complete collection of the works of Edmund Spenser.With red-and-black title pages. With The Life of Spenser to volume one, followed by the Shepheards Calendarwith The Faerie Queen to rear of volume one and continuing through until...

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1862 Arthur Hugh Clough Poems With A Memoir First Edition Original Cloth
1862 Arthur Hugh Clough Poems With A Memoir First Edition Original Cloth

Price: £300.00

A first edition of the poetry of Arthur Hugh Clough, published posthumously, with a memoir appended.Clough was doubtful in religious matters, and his poetry reflects that. In many ways such doubt was characteristic of the age.The...

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1862 Christian Verses for the Children Poetry Christianity
1862 Christian Verses for the Children Poetry Christianity

Price: £75.00

A smartly bound collection of charming verses for Christian children. This work is a collection of insightful Christian verses for children. Some of the verses included in this volume are 'The...

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1862 Favourite English Poems of Modern Times
1862 Favourite English Poems of Modern Times

Price: £170.00

A first edition copy of this scarce work, containing an impressive collection of renowned English poems; copiously illustrated throughout and rebound in a signed Hayday and Co. binding. Described...

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1862 Idylls of the King Alfred Lord Tennyson Leather Bound
1862 Idylls of the King Alfred Lord Tennyson Leather Bound

Price: £39.99

A collection of four narrative poems by Alfred Lord Tennyson which form part of the cycle of Idylls of the King. Including Enid, Vivien, Elaine and Guinevere.

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1862 JOCELYN M. De Lamartine
1862 JOCELYN M. De Lamartine

Price: £39.99

Alphonse Marie Louis de Prat de Lamartine (Alphonse-Marie-Louis de Prat de Lamartine) (1790-1869) was a French writer, poet and politician. He is famous for his partly autobiographical poem, Le Lac which describes in retrospect...

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1862 Lalla Rookh An Oriental Romance Thomas Moore Narrative Poem Rivere Binding
1862 Lalla Rookh An Oriental Romance Thomas Moore Narrative Poem Rivere Binding

Price: £95.00

A attractively bound copy of Thomas Moore's romance novel entitled 'Lalla Rookh. An Oriental Romance'. In an attractive morocco binding with gilt detailing to the spine. With the binders...

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1862 Last Poems Elizabeth Barrett Browning First Edition C. E. Mathews
1862 Last Poems Elizabeth Barrett Browning First Edition C. E. Mathews

Price: £110.00

A first edition copy of the final works of poetry by Elizabeth Barrett Browning, published by her husband Robert Browning shortly after her death. Elizabeth Barrett Browning (nee Moulton-Barrett)...

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1862 Poetical Works Thomas MOORE
1862 Poetical Works Thomas MOORE

Price: £29.99

A beautifully illustrated collection of Moore's poetry. Featuring a tissue-guarded frontispiece. Contains numerous engraved plates. With a bookbinder's label for Palmer and Howe, Manchester, to the rear pastedown. 'With...

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1862 POETRY May Dreams by HENRY L. ABBEY First Edition
1862 POETRY May Dreams by HENRY L. ABBEY First Edition

Price: £69.99

A scarce first edition of Henry L. Abbey's May Dreams. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and blindstamped boards. First edition. Scarce. Henry Abbey (1842 1911) was an American poet who is best remembered for the poem, What...

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1862 Richard Garnett Relics Of Shelley 1st Edition
1862 Richard Garnett Relics Of Shelley 1st Edition

Price: £60.00

A first edition of tis collection of Shelley's unpublished works, discovered by the noted English scholar and librarian.Garnett worked for the British Library, becoming superintendent of the Reading Room and eventually Keeper...

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1862 The Chief of Barat-Anac Poems Songs C Taylor Stephens St Ives Very Scarce
1862 The Chief of Barat-Anac Poems Songs C Taylor Stephens St Ives Very Scarce

Price: £150.00

A very scarce example of the work of the mid-Victorian Cornish poet Charles Taylor Stephens. Although a 'rural postman' by trade, Stephens, who died the year after this work was published, was compelled to publish his poetry...

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1862 The Poetical Remains of James Waddington Eliza Craven Green
1862 The Poetical Remains of James Waddington Eliza Craven Green

Price: £99.99

A collection of the poems of James Waddington, and edited by Eliza Craven Green Rare Containing In the Orchard, A Cluster of Sonnets, The Night is Fair and many others. Eliza S. Craven Green (1803-1866), ne Craven, was an English...

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1862-1863 7Vol The Works of Thomas Hood Poetry Prose in calf binding
1862-1863 7Vol The Works of Thomas Hood Poetry Prose in calf binding

Price: £580.00

The complete works of Thomas Hood attractively bound in uniform gilt-decorated calf.Edited and with notes by his son, the humourist Tom Hood. Volumes one to six published 1862, with the final volume appearing the following year.Chronologically...

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1862-63 7vols The Works of Thomas Hood Poetry Prose Edited by His Son With Notes
1862-63 7vols The Works of Thomas Hood Poetry Prose Edited by His Son With Notes

Price: £690.00

The complete works of Thomas Hood.Edited and with notes by his son, Tom Hood the playwright and humourist. Volumes I-VI are published in 1862 with the seventh volume appearing the following year.To these volumes Hood's works are arranged...

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1863 Early English Poems Chaucer to Pope Illustrated First Edition
1863 Early English Poems Chaucer to Pope Illustrated First Edition

Price: £48.00

A scarce first edition copy of 'Early English poems: Chaucer to Pope' copiously illustrated with over one hundred engravings on wood, from drawings by eminent artists. A lovely volume presenting...

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1863 Golden Leaves Poets and Painters Robert Bell Illustrated
1863 Golden Leaves Poets and Painters Robert Bell Illustrated

Price: £120.00

A collection of poems by various British poets, illustrated throughout, and edited by Robert Bell. 'Golden Leaves' is a collection of poems by popular British poets. The work is illustrated...

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1863 Illustrations of the Beauties of Tropical Scenery Robert Dunbar
1863 Illustrations of the Beauties of Tropical Scenery Robert Dunbar

Price: £99.99

A rare poetical anthology comprising of works set within the Caribbean. Featuring a frontispiece depicting Christopher Columbus, engraved by I. J. Hinchliff. Poems include 'A prospect of the Antilles,' and 'Lyrical sketches...

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1863 In Memoriam Tennyson Thirteenth Edition
1863 In Memoriam Tennyson Thirteenth Edition

Price: £98.00

A rather nicely bound copy of Tennyson's In Memoriam.Thirteenth edition.In Memoriam is a requiem for the poet's beloved Cambridge friend Arthur Henry Hallam, who died suddenly of a cerebral haemorrhage in Vienna in 1833....

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1863 Poems and Letters by Thomas Gray Odes Photogravure Plates
1863 Poems and Letters by Thomas Gray Odes Photogravure Plates

Price: £34.99

A bright collection of the poems and letters of Thomas Gray.Illustrated with four photogravure plates, and numerous woodcut head-and-tailpieces. Including his letters to Mr. Walpole, Mr West, his mother, and many others. With Eton...

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1863 Poems in the Dorset Dialect by William Barnes Poetry
1863 Poems in the Dorset Dialect by William Barnes Poetry

Price: £49.99

 William Barnes (22 February 1801 7 October 1886) was an English writer, poet, minister, and philologist. He wrote over 800 poems, some in Dorset dialect and much other work including a comprehensive...

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1863 Poems of Rural Life in the Dorset Dialect William Barnes Second Edition
1863 Poems of Rural Life in the Dorset Dialect William Barnes Second Edition

Price: £59.99

A poetical anthology on rural life in Dorset. Written in Dorset dialect. Second edition of the second collection. With the publishers' original catalogue to the rear.

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1863 Poetical work GOLDSMITH COLLINS and WARTON Poetry
1863 Poetical work GOLDSMITH COLLINS and WARTON Poetry

Price: £162.00

A full leather bound volume, with gilt detailing to the spine.  This volume contains information regarding the lives of Oliver Goldsmith, William Collins and Thomas Warton, in addition to their poetical works.  ...

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1863 The Lady of the Lake Sir Walter Scott Westleys Binding Illustrated Edition
1863 The Lady of the Lake Sir Walter Scott Westleys Binding Illustrated Edition

Price: £170.00

A beautifully bound edition of Walter Scott's influential poem.First thus, the first edition of this particular publication of the poem.Illustrated, with fourteen mounted photographs.Collated, complete.The Lady of the Lake is a narrative...

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1863 The Poetical Works of Goldsmith Collins and T Warton With Lives Calf
1863 The Poetical Works of Goldsmith Collins and T Warton With Lives Calf

Price: £145.00

A book of the poetry of Oliver Goldsmith, William Collins and Thomas Warton. "With lives, critical dissertations and explanatory notes". With copperplate inscription to front blank, dated 1865.

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1863 The Seasons by James Thomson Illustrated Third Edition P Murdoch Biography
1863 The Seasons by James Thomson Illustrated Third Edition P Murdoch Biography

Price: £50.00

An illustrated edition of James Thomson's famous poem.Engraved with illustrations throughout. With a life of the author by Patrick Murdoch. The Third edition of this work.Illustrations are from several designs by illustrators such...

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1864 2 Vols POEMS of Winthrop Mackworth PRAED First
1864 2 Vols POEMS of Winthrop Mackworth PRAED First

Price: £145.00

The first UK edition of Praed's poetical works in a smart cloth-bound set. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. Complete in Two Volumes. With a Memoir by the Rev. Derwent Coleridge. With a frontispiece portrait...

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1864 Alfred Tennyson Enoch Arden First Edition Poetry Narrative Shipwreck
1864 Alfred Tennyson Enoch Arden First Edition Poetry Narrative Shipwreck

Price: £170.00

A leatherbound copy of Enoch Arden, etc Alfred Tennyson's 1864 collection of poems.Tennyson (1809 - 1892) became Poet Laureate under Queen Victoria and found fame as one of the most popular English poets, even to this day....

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1864 Maud and Other Poems Alfred Tennyson
1864 Maud and Other Poems Alfred Tennyson

Price: £120.00

A selection of the poetry of Alfred Lord Tennyson. Including Maud, The Princess, and others. A new edition.

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1864 NEWCASTLE FISHERS Garlands Poetry SONGS Anglers
1864 NEWCASTLE FISHERS Garlands Poetry SONGS Anglers

Price: £79.99

Leatherbound volume with burgundy cloth covered boards and marble paper pastedowns. This volume is labelled One of Fifty Copies printed on large paper. The volume contains songs which formed part of the series of publications issued...

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1864 Poems Alfred Tennyson Illustrated New Edition
1864 Poems Alfred Tennyson Illustrated New Edition

Price: £39.99

 A lovely new edition of Poet Laureate Tennyson's Poems with a poem dedicated 'To The Queen' as a preface dated March 1851. Presentation copy by Henry Thompson. The second division of this volume was published in the winter...

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1864 The Poetical Works Of William COWPER Life George Gilfillan
1864 The Poetical Works Of William COWPER Life George Gilfillan

Price: £99.99

A smart and comprehensive Victorian collection of Cowper's works. Two volumes in one. 'With life, critical dissertation, and explanatory notes, by the Rev. George Gilfillan'. With a bookbinder's stamp for S. Hogg to the front...

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1864 Walter Scott The Poetical Works Illustrated Full Calf With Gilt Detailing
1864 Walter Scott The Poetical Works Illustrated Full Calf With Gilt Detailing

Price: £90.00

A mid 19th century edition of Scott's collected poetry, attractively presented in a full calf binding.Sir Walter Scott was a Scottish historical novelist, playwright and poet. The first English language author to have a truly...

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1865 Claribel and Other Poems W. J. Linton Illustrated Very Scarce 1st
1865 Claribel and Other Poems W. J. Linton Illustrated Very Scarce 1st

Price: £150.00

The very scarce first edition of the engraver William James Linton's collection of poetry, with his play 'Claribel'. The first edition of this work. A very scarce work. A collection of poetry...

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1865 Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers William Aytoun Joseph Waller Paton Illus
1865 Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers William Aytoun Joseph Waller Paton Illus

Price: £95.00

An illustrated collection of poetry by the Scottish poet William Edmonstoune Aytoun, in a smart decorated cloth binding. A collection of poetry by William Edmonstoune Aytoun. 'The Lays of the...

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1865 The Talk of the Household Poems Marian Richardson Very Scarce
1865 The Talk of the Household Poems Marian Richardson Very Scarce

Price: £115.00

A charming collection of poetry, including 'Women's Duties', 'Kind Words', 'Look on the Sunny Side', and 'The Passing Crowd'. A very scarce edition of this book. 'The Talk of the Household'...

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1866 2vol in1 The Poetical Works of Robert Burns Bickers Binding Rev G Gilfillan
1866 2vol in1 The Poetical Works of Robert Burns Bickers Binding Rev G Gilfillan

Price: £55.00

A beautifully bound collection of Scottish poet, Robert Burns' works. In a Bickers binding, with the binder's stamp to the verso of front endpaper. Two volumes bound as one. With a gift inscription...

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1866 2vol Poetical Works Of Samuel Butler
1866 2vol Poetical Works Of Samuel Butler

Price: £29.99

The Poetical Works of Samuel Butler with Life of Samuel Butler by the Rev. John Mitford to front, followed by Appendix. The Aldine Edition, small paper copy. Samuel Butler (c1613 - 1680) was a poet and satirist. He is remembered...

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1866 2Vols The Works of Robert Burns Professor Wilson Illustrated Plates Engravings
1866 2Vols The Works of Robert Burns Professor Wilson Illustrated Plates Engravings

Price: £95.00

An attractive two volume illustrated set of the works of Robert Burns Complete in two volumes With 73 plates including engraved title pages, as well as numerous notes, annotations and appendices....

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1866 CHANSONS Rues des Bois VICTOR HUGO First Paris
1866 CHANSONS Rues des Bois VICTOR HUGO First Paris

Price: £275.00

The first Parisian edition of Les Chansons des Rues et des Bois, from Victor Hugo, in a decorative calf binding. Whilst the Brussel's edition is stated 1865, it seems the Paris edition was published simultaneously....

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1866 Divine and Moral Songs For Children Isaac Watts Illustrated
1866 Divine and Moral Songs For Children Isaac Watts Illustrated

Price: £50.00

A charmingly illustrated work of children poetry, design to pass on and enforce Christian teachings of divinity and morality. Very scarce in this edition. An educational volume, featuring...

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1866 Francis Alexander Mackay Poems, Pastorals, And Songs In Decorative Binding
1866 Francis Alexander Mackay Poems, Pastorals, And Songs In Decorative Binding

Price: £70.00

A scarce collection of religious verse by Francis Alexander Mackay.With a selection of the author's work, the volume makes for an interesting set of examples into Nineteeth Century religous poetry and songs.

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1866 Pigot Life Of Man Symbolised By The Months Of The Year John Leighton First
1866 Pigot Life Of Man Symbolised By The Months Of The Year John Leighton First

Price: £285.00

The Life of Man Symbolised by the Months of the Year in a Series of Illustrations and Pourtrayed in their Seasons and Phases with Passages Selected from Ancient and Modern Authors. Selected by Richard Pigot and illustrated by...

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1866 POETRY Miscellaneous POEMS by E DAVIDSON First
1866 POETRY Miscellaneous POEMS by E DAVIDSON First

Price: £145.00

A near fine, scarce First Edition of Davidson's Poems. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering. Includes The Gossip, The Two Babylons, The Brotherhood of Man, Satan's Soliloquy, and Jesus Died for Me.

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1866 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Illustrated
1866 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Illustrated

Price: £90.00

A leather bound copy of 'The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott' with illustrations A leather bound copy of 'The Poetical Works of Walter Scott, Bart' with illustration by J M W Turner. This...

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1866 The Poets of the Nineteenth Century Robert Willmott Brothers Dalziel
1866 The Poets of the Nineteenth Century Robert Willmott Brothers Dalziel

Price: £85.00

A collection of poetry from eminent nineteenth century poets, including Lord Byron, Percy Shelley, and Alfred Tennyson. This selection of nineteenth century poetry includes; 'March of Cambyses'...

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1866 The Princess a Medley Alfred Tennyson Illustrated Brothers Dalziel
1866 The Princess a Medley Alfred Tennyson Illustrated Brothers Dalziel

Price: £24.99

A beautifully illustrated copy of Tennyson's lyrical work "The Princess". Illustrated throughout with twenty-six illustrations engraved on wood by the Brothers Dalziel, Green, Thomas, and E. Williams, from drawings by Daniel Maclise....

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1866 The Tees in the Olden Time Anonymous Private Circulation
1866 The Tees in the Olden Time Anonymous Private Circulation

Price: £140.00

A very scarce work with an inscription by the work's anonymous editor, privately printed and with illustrated with three vignettes. A scarce worked printed for private circulation. Anonymously...

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1867 A Song of Italy Algernon Charles SWINBURNE
1867 A Song of Italy Algernon Charles SWINBURNE

Price: £119.99

A bright and clean first edition of A Song of Italy by Algernon Charles Swinburne. Bound in blue cloth, with gilt lettering. First Edition. Algernon Charles Swinburne, 18371909, was an English poet, controversial in his own day....

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1867 A Song of Italy Algernon Charles Swinburne First Edition
1867 A Song of Italy Algernon Charles Swinburne First Edition

Price: £110.00

The first edition of Algernon Swinburne's poem 'A Song for Italy', containing pages of publisher's adverts. The first edition of this work. A charming poem 'A Song of Italy', which is dedicated...

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1867 Alfred Lord Tennyson In Memoriam Poetry Bickers Binding Arthur Henry Hallam
1867 Alfred Lord Tennyson In Memoriam Poetry Bickers Binding Arthur Henry Hallam

Price: £40.00

An attractively bound copy of this famous poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson.In a Bickers binding.A requiem for Tennyson's friend Arthur Henry Hallam who died suddenly in 1833 of a cerebral hemorrhage. Widely considered one of the best poems...

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1867 Bishop Percys Folio Manuscript Loose and Humorous Songs J Hales F Furnivall
1867 Bishop Percys Folio Manuscript Loose and Humorous Songs J Hales F Furnivall

Price: £170.00

A nicely bound collection of the 'Loose and Humorous Poems' from Percy's Folio Manuscript. Edited by John W Hales and Frederick J Furnivall. This manuscript was used by Thomas Percy to compile his 'Reliques of Ancient...

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1867 Elaine by Tennyson Gustave Dore Illustrations
1867 Elaine by Tennyson Gustave Dore Illustrations

Price: £200.00

A very large edition of Tennyson's classic poem, Elaine, which has been lavishly illustrated with pictures from Gustav Dore.Elephant folio. Containing all nine engraved plates. This Arthurian poem was influenced by the stories of Elaine...

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1867 Enoch Arden Etc by Alfred TENNYSON Poetry
1867 Enoch Arden Etc by Alfred TENNYSON Poetry

Price: £79.99

A pleasing collection of poetry by Tennyson, published while he was Poet Laureate. Featuring "Enoch Arden", followed by a selection of further works, including "Aylmer's Fields", Tithonus" and "In the Valley of Cauteretz". In a...

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1867 Frederick Locker Lyra Elegantarium First Edition Poetry Verse Anthology
1867 Frederick Locker Lyra Elegantarium First Edition Poetry Verse Anthology

Price: £35.00

A copy of Lyra Elegantiarum, a collection of popular verse. Frederick Locker-Lampson (1821-1895) was a poet, a bibliophile and man of letters. He published three works during his lifetime though these warrented enough merit to carry...

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1867 Jean Ingelow Poems Illustrated Dalziel Riviere Binding
1867 Jean Ingelow Poems Illustrated Dalziel Riviere Binding

Price: £75.00

The poetical work of Jean Ingelow, profusely illustrated throughout by numerous talented artist. In a attractive Riviere binding, with binders stamp to the reverse of front endpaper. Jean...

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1867 Oeuvres de Alfred de Mussett Ornees de Desins de M Bida Illustrated Works
1867 Oeuvres de Alfred de Mussett Ornees de Desins de M Bida Illustrated Works

Price: £35.00

The works of poet, dramatist and novelist Alfred de Musset.In original French. Illustrated, with 28 plates.  Musset was born in Paris from an upper-class but poor family. From a young age he had a fondnes of acting impromptu...

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1867 Poems and Letters by Thomas Gray Odes Vignettes
1867 Poems and Letters by Thomas Gray Odes Vignettes

Price: £69.99

A bright collection of the poems and letters of Thomas Gray.Illustrated with three photogravure plates, and numeros woodcut head-and-tailpieces. Including his letters to Mr. Walpole, Mr West, his mother, and many others. It is believed...

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1867 Poems and Letters Thomas Gray Riviere Binding Illustrated
1867 Poems and Letters Thomas Gray Riviere Binding Illustrated

Price: £89.99

A collection of the poems of Thomas Gray, including his best-known work, Elegy Written in a Country Church-Yard.With an Etonian prize dedication page to the front. Illustrated throughout with four tinted plates.Bound by Riviere (binder's...

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1867 Poems of Edward Edwin Foot Published by Author Signed Scarce
1867 Poems of Edward Edwin Foot Published by Author Signed Scarce

Price: £150.00

A scarce copy of Foot's poems; published by Foot himself, and printed by Cassell, Petter, and Galpin. With an ink copperplate dedication by Foot: dedicated to a Mr. Tonkin on 21st Jan 1870. 

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1867 Poetical Works Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Illustrated John Gilbert
1867 Poetical Works Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Illustrated John Gilbert

Price: £35.00

A charming 'complete edition' of the poetical works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, one of the most widely known and best-loved American poet of his lifetime. Renowned for his iconic lyric poems...

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1867 Thomas Gray Poems Letters Rivere Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard
1867 Thomas Gray Poems Letters Rivere Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

Price: £670.00

An attractive copy of Thomas Gray's letters and poems, in a delightful full calf Rivere binding. This particular copy is in excellent

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1867 Vivien Alfred Tennyson Gustave Dore Plates Illustrated Poetry Art
1867 Vivien Alfred Tennyson Gustave Dore Plates Illustrated Poetry Art

Price: £440.00

This work collects Alfred Tennyson's poem about the seduction of Merlin by Vivien and his eventual betrayal and imprisonment by her.One of a series of poems by Tennyson, based on the legend of King Arthur and his court. In this work,...

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1868 6vols The Poetical Works of Robert Browning Tuckett Binding Binder to Queen
1868 6vols The Poetical Works of Robert Browning Tuckett Binding Binder to Queen

Price: £660.00

Robert Browning's poetical works.Complete in six volumes.In beautiful uniform morocco bindings by Charles Tuckett, binder to the Queen.Robert Browning was an English poet and playwright. He is best remembered for his dramatic...

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1868 Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers and Other Poems W E Aytoun Bickers Binding
1868 Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers and Other Poems W E Aytoun Bickers Binding

Price: £160.00

A collection of the poems of William Edmondstoune Aytoun, including his best-known work of verse, Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers. Twentieth edition. Bound by Bickers (binder's ink stamp to front endpaper).

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1868 Lays of The Scottish Cavaliers And Other Poems William Edmondstoune Aytoun
1868 Lays of The Scottish Cavaliers And Other Poems William Edmondstoune Aytoun

Price: £65.00

A collection of William Edmonstoune Aytoun's poetry The twentieth edition of this work. Aytoun is best known for the titular poem. This poem is the basis for his reputation as a poet. William...

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1868 Original Poems Illustrated Childrens Poetry Various Authors Original Cloth
1868 Original Poems Illustrated Childrens Poetry Various Authors Original Cloth

Price: £75.00

A collection of poems aimed at children.Illustrated throughout with numerous vignettes and ornaments. No author is stated to title page. However, V & A Libraries' copy on Copac attributes authorship to Jane...

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1868 Poems Alfred Tennyson Poet Laureate Prize Binding Rivingtons
1868 Poems Alfred Tennyson Poet Laureate Prize Binding Rivingtons

Price: £35.00

A lovely copy of the poems of Alfred Tennyson, in a handsome prize binding. Nineteenth Edition. Prize bound with the crest of 'Christ's Hospital' to the front board. There is also a prize...

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1868 Poems Felicia Hemans Complete Edition Elusium Arabella Stuart The Departed
1868 Poems Felicia Hemans Complete Edition Elusium Arabella Stuart The Departed

Price: £50.00

A nicely bound copy of Felicia Hemans' poetry.A vast collection of short lyrics by Hemans, in one volume.Felicia Dorothea Hemans was an English poet. One of her best known poems is Casabianca. This work depicts Captain Louis de Casabianca...

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1868 SPANISH GYPSY POEM George ELIOT Mary Anne EVANS first edition
1868 SPANISH GYPSY POEM George ELIOT Mary Anne EVANS first edition

Price: £295.00

A beautiful first edition copy of George Eliot's poem The Spanish Gypsy. Better known by her pen name George Eliot, Mary Anne (Mary Ann, Marian) Evans (November 1819 December 1880) was an English novelist, journalist and translator,...

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1868 The Earthly Paradise by William MORRIS First US Ed
1868 The Earthly Paradise by William MORRIS First US Ed

Price: £125.00

The first American edition of arguably Morris' most famous work, The Earthly Paradise. Bound in half leather and marbled paper-covered boards, with gilt lettering and decoration. From the Third London Edition. With the bookplate...

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1868 The Princess A Medley Alfred Tennyson
1868 The Princess A Medley Alfred Tennyson

Price: £40.00

A comic narrative poem by the former Poet Laureate Alfred Tennyson, about a heroic princess who joins a women's university where men are forbidden to enter. Tennyson's comical poem about a Princess...

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1868 The Spanish Gypsy a Poem George Eliot Mary Anne Evans First Edition
1868 The Spanish Gypsy a Poem George Eliot Mary Anne Evans First Edition

Price: £75.00

The first edition of George Eliot's long narrative poem set in fifteenth century Spanish, complete with publisher's adverts. The first edition of this work. 'The Spanish Gypsy' is a long poem,...

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1868-70 4Vol Poems by Alfred Lord Tennyson Idylls of the King Maud
1868-70 4Vol Poems by Alfred Lord Tennyson Idylls of the King Maud

Price: £80.00

A four volume selection of works by Tennyson.Volumes are:MaudPoemsIdylls of the KingIn MemoriamAlfred Tennyson was Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland during much of the reign of Queen Victoria. Tennyson is one of the most famous...

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1869 Birket Foster Christmas with the Poets Tinted Illustrations
1869 Birket Foster Christmas with the Poets Tinted Illustrations

Price: £65.00

A collection of festive carols and poems from numerous authors. Illustrated with a coloured frontispiece and tinted vignettes by Birket Foster.With contributions by George Wither, Shakespeare, Thomas Tusser, William Thackeray and many...

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1869 Cautley Three Fountains A Faery Epic Of Euboea Other Verses Scarce First
1869 Cautley Three Fountains A Faery Epic Of Euboea Other Verses Scarce First

Price: £395.00

A very scarce copy of The Three Fountains: A Faery Epic of Euboea With Other Verse by George Spencer Cautley (1807 - 1880). First edition. A collection of poetry including: The Three Fountains, Ruined Greek Temple, Song of Woman...

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1869 Poems by George Francis Armstrong Scarce Full Cloth Binding
1869 Poems by George Francis Armstrong Scarce Full Cloth Binding

Price: £40.00

A scarce small volume featuring the poetical works of George Francis Armstrong Scarce. This charming volume features the poetical work of the writer, George Francis Armstrong. Poems featured...

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1869 Poems of EMMA C EMBURY Scarce FIRST Presentation copy
1869 Poems of EMMA C EMBURY Scarce FIRST Presentation copy

Price: £675.00

A scarce first edition of this handsome collection of the poetry of Emma C. Embury. Author's presentation copy: "Mrs. Williams, with compliments of Mrs E. Embury. Christmas 1869". Emma Catherine Embury (February 25, 1806 February...

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1869 Puck on Pegasus H Cholmondeley-Pennell Sixth Edition Illustrated Poetry Tenniel Leech Phiz
1869 Puck on Pegasus H Cholmondeley-Pennell Sixth Edition Illustrated Poetry Tenniel Leech Phiz

Price: £20.00

A collection of poetry by Henry Cholmondeley-Pennell. Illustrated throughout with drawings by many notable Victorian illustrators. Bound by W Bone and Son, with binder's label to rear pastedown....

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1869 Q. Horatii Flacci Opera Illustatred By King Revisions Introduction By Munro
1869 Q. Horatii Flacci Opera Illustatred By King Revisions Introduction By Munro

Price: £64.99

A scarce collection of Horace, with cameo illustrations from antique gems by C. W. King and the text revised with an introduction by H. A. J. Munro. First edition thus. In Latin, with an introduction and a description of the...

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1869 Scarce The Poets of the Nineteenth Century Smith Byron Coleridge
1869 Scarce The Poets of the Nineteenth Century Smith Byron Coleridge

Price: £340.00

A scarce collection of poems from influential writers of the 1800s. Including poems from Samuel Coleridge, Dante G. Rossetti, Elizabeth Barrett Browning and William Morris. Illustrated throughout with one hundred and forty-five...

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1869 Selections From Less Known Latin Poets Pinder First Edition Scarce
1869 Selections From Less Known Latin Poets Pinder First Edition Scarce

Price: £50.00

A scarce first edition copy of North Pinder's selection of poetry from the 'Less Known Latin Poets'. This text includes selections from a wide range of Latin poets, with a brief accompanying...

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1869 The 'Bab' Ballads Much Sound Little Sense W. S. Gilbert Illus 1st
1869 The 'Bab' Ballads Much Sound Little Sense W. S. Gilbert Illus 1st

Price: £60.00

The first edition of W. S. Gilbert's collection of light and humorous poetry, illustrated with in-text line drawings throughout. The first edition of this work. This work is a collection of...

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1869 The Poetical Works of Eliza Cook Complete Edition Leather
1869 The Poetical Works of Eliza Cook Complete Edition Leather

Price: £65.00

An attractively bound copy of the poetical works of Eliza Cook, a favourite poet of the working-classes during the Victorian era. The complete edition. Eliza Cook, born in 1818, was a poet...

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1869 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Author's Edition J. G. Lockhart
1869 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Author's Edition J. G. Lockhart

Price: £28.00

A collection of the poetical work of Sir Walter Scott, in a full calf binding. In a half calf binding, with the binder's stamp of 'J. B. Thomasson' to the tail of the front pastedown. Sir...

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1869 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Bart Complete In One Volume
1869 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Bart Complete In One Volume

Price: £29.99

This is a lovely edition of this collection of poetical works by Sir Walter Scott.Complete in one volume.Sir Walter Scott was a Scottish historical novelist, playwright and poet, popular throughout much of the world in the 19th century....

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1869 The Select Works of John Bunyan George Cheever James Montgomery Illus
1869 The Select Works of John Bunyan George Cheever James Montgomery Illus

Price: £110.00

A beautifully illustrated copy of John Bunyan's works, featuring his famed allegory, 'The Pilgrim's Progress'. In a sumptuously tooled morocco binding. Illustrated, with a frontispiece and...

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1869 Victoria Ingoldsby The Ingoldsby Legends Thomas Ingoldsby Morocco Binding
1869 Victoria Ingoldsby The Ingoldsby Legends Thomas Ingoldsby Morocco Binding

Price: £28.00

Thomas Ingoldsby's 'Victoria Ingoldsby' part of the infamous Ingoldsby Legends canon. The Pocket Edition of Thomas Ingoldsby's novel 'Victoria Ingoldsby'. Richard Harris Barham, or as he was...

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1870 2vols Aldine Edition of the British Poets Oliver Goldsmith William Falconer
1870 2vols Aldine Edition of the British Poets Oliver Goldsmith William Falconer

Price: £40.00

Two very attractive volumes from the 'Aldine Edition of the British Poets' series; containing the poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith and William Falconer. William Falconer was a Scottish epic...

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1870 Byron's Poetical Works Notes Poetry Illustrations Notes Scott Wilson
1870 Byron's Poetical Works Notes Poetry Illustrations Notes Scott Wilson

Price: £65.00

An illustrated edition of the works of Lord Byron, with additional notes from Sir Walter Scott and William Gifford, amongst others.  

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1870 George Cruikshank The Loving Ballad Of Lord Bateman Scarce Early Edition
1870 George Cruikshank The Loving Ballad Of Lord Bateman Scarce Early Edition

Price: £59.99

A very scarce early edition of The Loving Ballad of Lord Bateman illustrated with eleven plates by George Cruikshank which was first published in 1839. With a further plate of music and notes to rear. George Cruikshank (1792 -...

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1870 Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers Poems William Edmonstoune Aytoun Illustrated
1870 Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers Poems William Edmonstoune Aytoun Illustrated

Price: £250.00

A fascinating anthology of poetry which was first published in Blackwood's Magazine.In a prize binding from Richmond School, Yorkshire.With numerous illustrations throughout by Sir Joseph Noel Paton and Waller H Paton. The Paton brothers...

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1870 Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers William Aytoun Illustrated Poems
1870 Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers William Aytoun Illustrated Poems

Price: £340.00

An anothology of poetry first published in Blackwood's Magazine, written by William Edmondstoune Aytoun. Illustrated throughout by Sir Joseph Noel Paton and Waller H. Paton. Some of the titles included are The Heart of thr...

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1870 Life Death JASON Poem William MORRIS
1870 Life Death JASON Poem William MORRIS

Price: £29.99

A copy of Morris's nineteenth-century poem. Fifth Edition. With a publisher's catalogue to the rear. With a bookbinder's stamp for Burn and Co. to the rear pastedown. Featuring a tissue-guarded illustrated titlepage.

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1870 Margaret of Anjou Poem John Huntley Skrine Very Scarce Newdigate Prize
1870 Margaret of Anjou Poem John Huntley Skrine Very Scarce Newdigate Prize

Price: £395.00

A very scarce copy of this poem about Margaret of Anjou which won the Newdigate Prize in 1870, written by John Huntley Skrine. A very scarce work, with only two copies on Copac, held at Oxford...

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1870 Miscellaneous Poems By John Keble Scarce Bickers Binding
1870 Miscellaneous Poems By John Keble Scarce Bickers Binding

Price: £59.99

A scarce copy of this collection of poetry from the Reverend John Keble. Third edition. In a Bickers and Son binding (binder's ink stamp to verso of front free-endpaper).

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1870 Miscellaneous Poems J Keble Third Edition Calf Binding Gilted Edges
1870 Miscellaneous Poems J Keble Third Edition Calf Binding Gilted Edges

Price: £30.00

A collection of poems from Reverend John Keble. The third edition, with the preface to the first edition.John Keble was an English churchman and poet. He was one of the leaders in the Oxford movement and Keble College, Oxford...

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1870 REHEARSALS by John Leicester WARREN FIRST Edition
1870 REHEARSALS by John Leicester WARREN  FIRST Edition

Price: £119.99

The scarce presumed first edition of John Leicester Warren's collection of poetry, Rehearsals. With a great provenance, being direct from the library at Newton Hall, Northumberland, with the armorial bookplate of S. F. Widdrington...

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1870 Sertum Carthusianum Gulielmi Haig Brown Inscribed by Author Bickers Binding
1870 Sertum Carthusianum Gulielmi Haig Brown Inscribed by Author Bickers Binding

Price: £125.00

A uncommon work of Latin and Greek poetry with an ink inscription by the author to the front blank. This copy is handsomely bound in Bickers and Son full calf binding. Uncommon. In a handsome...

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1870 The Comic Poems of Thomas Hood New Edition
1870 The Comic Poems of Thomas Hood New Edition

Price: £27.00

A leather-bound collection of the poetry of Thomas Hood. With an engraved frontispiece.

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1870 The Poetical Works of William Falconer William Falconer J.B Hawes Binding
1870 The Poetical Works of William Falconer William Falconer J.B Hawes Binding

Price: £48.00

A collection of poetry by Scottish poet William Falconer.With a biographical introduction.Falconer's ability to describe storm-tossed vessels in his poem The Shipwreck came from his experience as a sailor. He was one of the three survivors...

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1870 The Poetry of the Period Alfred Austin Tennyson Arnold Morris
1870 The Poetry of the Period Alfred Austin Tennyson Arnold Morris

Price: £110.00

A critique of many of the most popular poets from Alfred Austin, including Tennyson, Swinburne, Arnold and many others. In a Bickers binding (binder's ink stamp to front endpaper).

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1871 4vols The Earthly Paradise a Poem William Morris Illustrated Fifth Edition
1871 4vols The Earthly Paradise a Poem William Morris Illustrated Fifth Edition

Price: £350.00

An epic poem written by William Morris.The Earthly Paradise is a retelling of various myths and legends from Greece and Scandinavia.Morris began writing he poem in 1868 and finished it in 1870. With woodcuts to the title page...

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1871 LADY of the LAKE Sir Walter SCOTT Birket Gilbert
1871 LADY of the LAKE Sir Walter SCOTT Birket Gilbert

Price: £180.00

  An interesting contribution to the oeuvre of Sir Walter Scott, not just with engravings by Birket Foster and Gilbert, but added photographs from the inspiring Trossachs region. Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering...

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1871 Lirici del Secolo XVIII A Cura Di G. Carducci Savioli A. Paradisi Cerretti
1871 Lirici del Secolo XVIII A Cura Di G. Carducci Savioli A. Paradisi Cerretti

Price: £99.99

A charming copy of this eighteenth century Italian poetical anthology. Giosuè Alessandro Giuseppe Carducci was an Italian poet and teacher. He was very influential and was regarded as the official national poet of modern Italy....

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1871 Memory's Pictures Marsh First Edition Scarce
1871 Memory's Pictures Marsh First Edition Scarce

Price: £55.00

A scarce, first edition copy of 'Memory's Pictures'. Featuring a contemporary ink inscription to the half title page: 'To Annie a present from Mrs. Cashmaw on her fourteenth birthday.' A charming...

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1871 Poems Bret Harte First edition
1871 Poems Bret Harte First edition

Price: £79.99

A first edition of this intriguing poetical work by the American author Francis Bret Harte. Bound in green cloth with gilt lettering.

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1871 Robert Browning Prince Hohenstiel-Schwangau Saviour of Society 1st Ed.
1871 Robert Browning Prince Hohenstiel-Schwangau Saviour of Society 1st Ed.

Price: £20.00

A first edition Robert Browning's long poem on the French Emperor Napoleon III.The poem was originally written in the early 1860s. However, the author appears to have abandoned it while he worked on Dramatis Personae and The Ring and...

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1871 The Poetical Works of Robert Southey Fine Binding Illustrated
1871 The Poetical Works of Robert Southey Fine Binding Illustrated

Price: £35.00

A leather bound edition of this complete collection of poetical works by the renowned Romantic poet Robert Southey. Southey was a notable literary figure of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth...

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1872 Aurora Leigh Copyright Edition Tauchnitz Edition Elizabeth Barrett Browning
1872 Aurora Leigh Copyright Edition Tauchnitz Edition Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Price: £27.00

A lovely copy of this epic novel/poem by Elizabeth Barrett Browning. A Tauchnitz Edition. This book is from the Tauchnitz 'Collection of British Authors' which started in 1842 and continued...

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1872 Francis Turner Palgrave The Golden Treasury Full Morocco
1872 Francis Turner Palgrave The Golden Treasury Full Morocco

Price: £55.00

The original four books of Francis Turner Palgrave's popular anthology of English poetry.  Palgrave was a fellow at Exeter College, Oxford. He excluded all living poets from his Treasury, but included those such as Wordsworth,...

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1872 Gareth and Lynette Alfred Lord TENNYSON FIRST Ed
1872 Gareth and Lynette Alfred Lord TENNYSON FIRST Ed

Price: £79.99

The first edition of Alfred, Lord Tennyson's idylls Gareth and Lynette. Bound in the publishers original green cloth with gilt lettering and blindstamped border decoration. Includes 10pp adverts for Strahan & Co. to the...

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1872 Gareth Lynette Alfred TENNYSON
1872 Gareth Lynette Alfred TENNYSON

Price: £59.99

A first edition of Tennyson's classic Arthurian poem. First Edition. Idylls of the King, published between 1856 and 1885, is a cycle of twelve narrative poems by the English poet Alfred, Lord Tennyson (18091892) which retells the...

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1872 Nuova Italia or Tours and Retours through France-Sicily Nomentino
1872 Nuova Italia or Tours and Retours through France-Sicily Nomentino

Price: £99.99

A scarce travel work written in verse. Written under the pseudonym "Nomentino" for John M'cosh, author of "Advice to Officers in India", "Topography of Assam" and "The Wreck of the Lady Munroe". Bound by Edmonds and Remnants. ...

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1872 Poems by Thomas Hood Illustrated by Birket Foster Autumn Haunted House
1872 Poems by Thomas Hood Illustrated by Birket Foster Autumn Haunted House

Price: £79.99

An attractively-illustrated collection of the poetry of Thomas Hood. Illustrated throughout with twenty-one engraved plates. Including The Flower, Autumn, Hero and Leander and many others. Thomas Hood (23 May 1799 3 May 1845) was...

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1872 Poetical Works Of Sir Walter Scott Portrait Illustrated Fold Out Manuscript
1872 Poetical Works Of Sir Walter Scott Portrait Illustrated Fold Out Manuscript

Price: £24.99

An illustrated edition of Scott's poetical works, with an author's portrait to frontispiece and a fold-out facsimile from the manuscript of Marmion. With a two colour decorative title page and a border to each page. With a large...

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1872 The Lay of the Last Minstrel Walter Scott Sedgfield Illustrated
1872 The Lay of the Last Minstrel Walter Scott Sedgfield Illustrated

Price: £195.00

A smartly bound copy of Walter Scott's narrative poem 'The Lay of the Last Minstrel', illustrated throughout by photographs by Russell Sedgfield. 'The Lay of the Last Minstrel' is a long narrative...

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1872 The Princess A Medley Alfred Tennyson Womens Education Poem
1872 The Princess A Medley Alfred Tennyson Womens Education Poem

Price: £95.00

A lovely copy of this poem by Tennyson. 'The Princess' is a serio-comic blank verse narrative poem. The work tells the story of a heroic princess who forswears the world of men and founds a...

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1872-74 2vols Orlig Grange Borland Hall Poems Maclehose Bound Charles Tennant
1872-74 2vols Orlig Grange Borland Hall Poems Maclehose Bound Charles Tennant

Price: £490.00

Two beautifully bound volumes of poetry by Hermann Kunst.Hermann Kunst is a pseudonym for Walter Charles Smith, a hymnist, poet and minister of the Free Church of Scotland. He gained quite the reputation as...

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1872-84 2Vol The Poetical Works of Robert Browning 4 Vol Bound in 2
1872-84 2Vol The Poetical Works of Robert Browning 4 Vol Bound in 2

Price: £150.00

A collection of poetical works by Robert Browning. Four volumes bound in two.Robert Browning was an English poet and playwright famous for his broad collection of poetry and dramatic monologues. He was married to the...

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1873 Le Tombeau de Theophile Gautier Poems in Memoriam Swinburne First Ed
1873 Le Tombeau de Theophile Gautier Poems in Memoriam Swinburne First Ed

Price: £370.00

The first edition of this scarce collection of poetry written and published in memory of French author, Theophile Gautier. Contributors to this work include Victor Hugo, Emile Blemont, Leon...

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1873 Poems Dante Gabriel Rossetti Tauchnitz Collection of British Authors
1873 Poems Dante Gabriel Rossetti Tauchnitz Collection of British Authors

Price: £90.00

A collection of Dante Gabriel Rossetti's poems. This book is from the Tauchnitz 'Collection of British Authors' which started in 1842 and continued for almost a century. The collection eventually...

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1873 Robert BROWNING Red Cotton Night-Cap Country
1873 Robert BROWNING Red Cotton Night-Cap Country

Price: £29.99

A well-preserved volume from that foremost of Victorian poets.In this edition, Browning presents his poem concerning sexual intrigue, religious obsession, and extreme violence on the streets of Paris and Normandy.Sordid and written...

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1873 Theophile Gautier Poesies Poems French Limited Edition Portrait Uzanne
1873 Theophile Gautier Poesies Poems French Limited Edition Portrait Uzanne

Price: £300.00

A limited edition of poetry by Theophile Gautier.One of 150 copies printed on Hollande paper.Louis Octave Uzanne known as Octave Uzanne, was a 19th-century French bibliophile, non-fiction writer, publisher and journalist.Pierre Jules...

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1874 6Vol The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott in Slipcase Marmion Scarce
1874 6Vol The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott in Slipcase Marmion Scarce

Price: £175.00

A six volume set of the poetical works of Sir Walter Scott.Scarce in slipcase.Complete in six volumes.Each volume with illustrated frontispiece.Contains I. The Lay of the Last Minstrel. II. Marmion. III. The Lady of the Lake. IV. Rokeby....

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1874 Poems And Letters Of Thomas Gray Illustrations Eton Present Riviere Binding
1874 Poems And Letters Of Thomas Gray Illustrations Eton Present Riviere Binding

Price: £125.00

A Riviere bound edition of Gray's poems and letters with monochrome tipped-in illustrations. With a portrait to frontispiece, a decorative title page, decorative head and tail pieces and capitals. With a biographical introduction...

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1874 Poems And Letters Of Thomas Gray Riviere Binding Portrait And Illustrations
1874 Poems And Letters Of Thomas Gray Riviere Binding Portrait And Illustrations

Price: £185.00

A Riviere bound edition of Gray's poems and letters with monochrome tipped-in illustrations. With a black and white portrait tipped-in to frontispiece, a decorative title page, decorative head and tail pieces and capitals. With...

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1874 Poems and Letters Thomas Gray Original Photographs Signed Riviere Binding
1874 Poems and Letters Thomas Gray Original Photographs Signed Riviere Binding

Price: £130.00

A poetical anthology from Thomas Gray, nicely bound in a full calf Riviere signed binding. Featuring the original four tipped-in photographs. Including a frontispiece portrait of the author and three architectural...

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1874 Poetical Reader For School And Home Use Edit By John Charles Curtis Scarce
1874 Poetical Reader For School And Home Use Edit By John Charles Curtis Scarce

Price: £49.99

A scarce collection of poetry intended for school and home use to make poetry accessible to those whose curriculum did not already include the study of poetry. Fourteenth edition. Edited by John Charles Curtis. Included...

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1874 Poetical Works Of Sir Walter Scott Engravings After Turner Notes Lockhart
1874 Poetical Works Of Sir Walter Scott Engravings After Turner Notes Lockhart

Price: £69.99

An illustrated collection of The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott with numerous engravings on steel after J. M. W. Turner. With all his introductions, notes, various readings and with notes by J. G. Lockhart. With a portrait of...

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1874 The Bells of Botteville Tower and Other Poems Frederick George Lee
1874 The Bells of Botteville Tower and Other Poems Frederick George Lee

Price: £140.00

An extremely scarce collection of poetry by Frederick George Lee.Illustrated throughout, with several full page plates and an illustrated title page.Frederick Lee was a priest of the Church of England, author and founder...

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1874 The Legend of Jubal and Other Poems George Eliot Author's Edition
1874 The Legend of Jubal and Other Poems George Eliot Author's Edition

Price: £44.99

A collection of poetry and plays from George Eliot, including The Legend of Jubal. Author's edition (first US edition). Also including Armgart, Agatha, Brother and Sister and others.

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1874 The Poetical Works of John Dryden W D Christie Editor
1874 The Poetical Works of John Dryden W D Christie Editor

Price: £48.00

The Globe edition of John Dryden's poetical works. Edited by British diplomat, politician and man of letters, William Dougal Christie. Christie wrote several political works over his time including a work advocating...

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1874 The Works of James THOMSON with the life of the author Murdoch First
1874 The Works of James THOMSON with the life of the author Murdoch First

Price: £29.99

A rythmical anthology compiled of works from poet James Thomson. With numerous illustrations throughout depicting the themes of Thomson's work, featuring a frontispiece of James Thomson. To which is Prefixed "The Life of the...

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1875 2 Vols POEMS by Owen MEREDITH Bulwer Lytton
1875 2 Vols POEMS by Owen MEREDITH Bulwer Lytton

Price: £107.99

An American edition of the poems of the first earl of Lytton in a decorative binding. Bound in leather with gilt lettering and blindstamped decoration. Complete in Two Volumes. With the bookplate of Elizabeth Sherman Cameron to...

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1875 Guido and Lita A Tale of the Riviera Marquis of Lorne Illustrated
1875 Guido and Lita A Tale of the Riviera Marquis of Lorne Illustrated

Price: £25.00

A Victorian poem, set on the Riviera, from the Marquis of Lorne.Third edition. With an engraved frontispiece.

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1875 Octave Uzanne Guirlande Julie French Illustrated Poetry Anthology Madrigal
1875 Octave Uzanne Guirlande Julie French Illustrated Poetry Anthology Madrigal

Price: £125.00

An uncommon limited edition of this anthology of French madrigals.Printed on a limited to five-hundred run of Hollande paper, this volume was originally compiled by Charles de Sainte Maure, marquis de Montausier, as a gift to Julie...

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1875 Queen Mary A Drama Alfred, Lord Tennyson First Edition Poem Morocco Binding
1875 Queen Mary A Drama Alfred, Lord Tennyson First Edition Poem Morocco Binding

Price: £100.00

The first edition of this poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson. Bound without the publisher's advertisements. This is the first edition of this poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson, one of the greatest poets...

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1875 The Gaberlunzie's Wallet by James Ballantine Illustrated
1875 The Gaberlunzie's Wallet by James Ballantine Illustrated

Price: £29.99

Stories and poetry of Scotland featuring illustrations and much emphasis on beautiful Scottish scenery, including short stories such as "The Fiddlers Tale". Featuring monochrome illustration throughout by Alex A. Ritchie. From...

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1875 The Poetical Works of Patrick Hannay The Hunterian Club Very Scarce
1875 The Poetical Works of Patrick Hannay The Hunterian Club Very Scarce

Price: £195.00

The very scarce collection of the poetical works of Patrick Hannay, being a facsimile of the edition of 1622 and presented in the very scarce original publisher's paper wraps. Complete in one...

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1876 Alexandre Guillemin Jeanne D'Arc Illus M Pauquet French Poetry Fine Binding
1876 Alexandre Guillemin Jeanne D'Arc Illus M Pauquet French Poetry Fine Binding

Price: £70.00

An attractive and scarce edition of Alexandre Guillemin's collection of poetry on Joan of Arc.With twelve plates by M Pauquet.Joan of Arc is considered a heroine of France and a Catholic saint. Born to a peasant family in the fifteenth...

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1876 Enoch Arden Etc Poetry Alfred Tennyson Poet Laureate Aylmers Field Tithonus
1876 Enoch Arden Etc Poetry Alfred Tennyson Poet Laureate Aylmers Field Tithonus

Price: £55.00

A selection of Alfred Tennyson's poems.This anthology begins with the titular verse and also contains a further fifteen poems such as 'Tithonus', 'The Voyage', 'The Flower', 'The Ringlet' and 'Sea Dreams.'Enoch Arden is a narrative...

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1876 Erechtheus A Tragedy by Algernon Charles Swinburne Poetry First Edition
1876 Erechtheus A Tragedy by Algernon Charles Swinburne Poetry First Edition

Price: £29.99

Swinburne's Athenian tragedy. First edition. With previous owner's ink inscription to verso of front free endpaper, dated 1919, and a bookplate to front pastedown of one A. Worsley Powell. Publisher's catalogue to rear.

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1876 Farm Ballads Will Carleton Illustrated
1876 Farm Ballads Will Carleton Illustrated

Price: £39.99

A lovely collection of rural folk songs and poetry. With a tissue-guarded frontispiece and numerous illustrations throughout, many fully page. Publisher's catalogue to the rear.

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1876 Legnano Grandi E Piccole Storie By Tullo Massarani Plates Scarce First
1876 Legnano Grandi E Piccole Storie By Tullo Massarani Plates Scarce First

Price: £140.00

Legnano Grandi e Piccole Storie is a scarce collection of the poetry of Tullo Massarani  (1829-1905). With eight pages of monochrome illustrations, possibly early photographs, tipped in. First edition. With...

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1876 Lord Byron Vindicated Or Rome and Her Pilgrim E W Preston First Edition
1876 Lord Byron Vindicated Or Rome and Her Pilgrim E W Preston First Edition

Price: £170.00

An interesting very scarce work, being a long poem covering the topics of Rome, Fame, Love, Byron and more. The first edition of this work penned under the pseudonym 'Manfred'. An interesting...

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1876 Poems and Lancashire Songs Edwin Waugh
1876 Poems and Lancashire Songs Edwin Waugh

Price: £40.00

A very scarce fourth edition copy of this fascinating collection of Lancashire songs and poems; collected, compiled, and edited by the renowned English poet Edwin Waugh. Born in Lancashire,...

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1876 Rakings Over Many Seasons Richard Trott Fisher Poetry Author's Presentation
1876 Rakings Over Many Seasons Richard Trott Fisher Poetry Author's Presentation

Price: £175.00

A very scarce author's presentation copy of this collection of poetry by Richard Trott Fisher. A very scarce work. Authors presentation copy, with his ink inscription to the half title, 'The...

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1876 Robert Browning Pacchiarotto How He Worked In Distemper Other Poems First
1876 Robert Browning Pacchiarotto How He Worked In Distemper Other Poems First

Price: £59.99

Pacchiarotto, and How He Worked in Distemper is a short collection of English poems by Robert Browning, published in 1876. The collection marked Browning's first collection of short pieces for more than twelve years, and was well...

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1876 The Serious Poems of Thomas Hood Illustrated
1876 The Serious Poems of Thomas Hood Illustrated

Price: £49.99

A collection of the serious poetical works of Thomas Hood. A new and complete edition. Illustrated throughout with many engraved vignettes.

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1877 2vols Poesies de Sully Prudhomme 1865-1866 Vellum Binding Poetry
1877 2vols Poesies de Sully Prudhomme 1865-1866 Vellum Binding Poetry

Price: £140.00

Two beautiful vellum bound, pocket sized copies of French poet and essayist's works, Rene Francois Armand Prudhomme. In beautiful full vellum bindings. Prudhomme was the first winner of the...

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1877 Laughable Lyrics a Fourth Book of Nonsense Edward Lear First Edition
1877 Laughable Lyrics a Fourth Book of Nonsense Edward Lear First Edition

Price: £150.00

A charmingly illustrated collection of nonsense lyrics from the much-loved author and somewhat figurehead of the genre, Edward Lear. The first edition of this work, which has been enhanced by Lear's drawings. ...

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1877 Manchester Literary Club Shelley And The Skylark ex Selbourne Collection
1877 Manchester Literary Club Shelley And The Skylark ex Selbourne Collection

Price: £140.00

A small volume of correspondence, engaging in the literary criticism of Shelley's poem To a Skylark.In the society's own words: "The Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society was established in 1781, with the object of promoting...

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1877 Nine Little Poems By Richard Harris First Edition Authors Presentation Copy
1877 Nine Little Poems By Richard Harris First Edition Authors Presentation Copy

Price: £140.00

A very scarce early edition of Nine Little Poems by Richard Harris. An author's presentation copy with an ink dedication to verso of front free endpaper. With decorative pieces and capitals throughout. First edition. The...

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1877 Oeuvres Completes de La Fontaine Louis Moland French Poetry
1877 Oeuvres Completes de La Fontaine Louis Moland French Poetry

Price: £130.00

A collection of the poems and fables of Jean de la Fontaine. In French. Jean de La Fontaine(1621 - 1695) was the most famous French fabulist and one of the most widely read French poets of the 17th century. He is known above all...

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1877 Poetical Works of Alfred Tennyson Illustrated Leather
1877 Poetical Works of Alfred Tennyson Illustrated Leather

Price: £34.00

A lovely illustrated collection of poetical works by Alfred Tennyson, in an half crushed morocco binding with marbled endpapers and gilt page edges. With the text divided into two columns throughout....

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1877 Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Tipped-in Plates
1877 Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott Tipped-in Plates

Price: £59.99

The poetical anthology from Walter Scott. A scarce edition with tipped in plates Featuring six of the original tipped-in Photographs, including a frontispiece of Scott.

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1877 The Poetical Works of William Cowper Lithographic Title Page Banks and Co
1877 The Poetical Works of William Cowper Lithographic Title Page Banks and Co

Price: £30.00

An illustrated edition of Cowper's poetical works.With an additional lithographic title page titled 'Nimmo's Popular Poets' and stamped by Banks & Co Edinburgh. With a portrait frontispiece of Cowper, an illustrated title page...

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1877-1892 3vol Roman Poets of the Augustan Age and Republic Sellar Virgil Horace
1877-1892 3vol Roman Poets of the Augustan Age and Republic Sellar Virgil Horace

Price: £365.00

A very smart Bickers Binding on this work by W Y Sellar, exploring Roman Poetry. A history of Roman poets, uniformly bound in a morocco binding. Covering two significant period of Roman history,...

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1878 Memorial Sonnets Of Italy By Clarence Foster First In Paper Wraps
1878 Memorial Sonnets Of Italy By Clarence Foster First In Paper Wraps

Price: £69.99

A very scarce copy of Memorial Sonnets of Italy by Clarence Foster, being a collection of eight sonnets. First edition in paper wraps. With a review from 1877 for the author's previous work My Tour on the Continent to back cover. ...

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1878 The Village and Other Poems Frederic J Perry
1878 The Village and Other Poems Frederic J Perry

Price: £89.99

A scarce collection of poetry from Frederic J. Perry. With frontispiece photograph of the author. Including titles such as Persevere, The Ocean of Life, The Two Swords and many more.

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1878 The Works of Alfred Tennyson Poet Laureate Fine Binding Leather Illustrated
1878 The Works of Alfred Tennyson Poet Laureate Fine Binding Leather Illustrated

Price: £45.00

A lovely collection of poetical works by Alfred Tennyson, in an attractive crushed morocco fine binding with ornate gilt embellishment. With the text divided into two columns throughout. ...

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1878 The Works of Alfred Tennyson Poet Laureate Illustrated Payne Jennings
1878 The Works of Alfred Tennyson Poet Laureate Illustrated Payne Jennings

Price: £125.00

An uncommon edition of these collected works of Tennyson.Illustrated throughout with photographic plates by Payne Jennings. Lord Alfred Tennyson was Poet Laureate of Great Britain and ireland during much of Queen Victoria's reign...

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1879 12vol Poetical Works of Tennyson Dramatic Works of Tennyson Leather
1879 12vol Poetical Works of Tennyson Dramatic Works of Tennyson Leather

Price: £110.00

A charming twelve volume set of works by the notable Poet Laureate of Victorian Britain, and one of the most popular British poets to this day, Lord Tennyson. Containing a complete ten volume...

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1879 2vol Olrig Grange Borland Hall Walter C Smith Free Church Scarce
1879 2vol Olrig Grange Borland Hall Walter C Smith Free Church Scarce

Price: £120.00

A scarce and handsomely bound copy of these works of poetry in two volumes by Walter Chalmers Smith.Walter Chalmers Smith (1824-1908) was a hymnist, poet and minister of the Free Church of Scotland, chiefly remembered...

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1879 Hilda Among the Broken Gods Walter C Smith Poetry Morocco
1879 Hilda Among the Broken Gods Walter C Smith Poetry Morocco

Price: £95.00

An attractively bound copy of Walter C. Smith's poetical work, 'Hilda' Second Edition. In a attractive morocco binding, with binders stamp to the reverse of front endpaper, of Maclehose, Glasgow....

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1879 James Milligan Hills Vales Cleveland Other Poems Victorian Anthology
1879 James Milligan Hills Vales Cleveland Other Poems Victorian Anthology

Price: £36.00

An anthology of poems regarding the area of Clifton, UK.This second edition Victorian collection contains over thirty poems and contains an illustrative plate and vignettes throughout. Contains booksellers' stamp to front free...

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1879 Legends And Lyrics By A Proctor Introduction By Charles Dickens Illustrated
1879 Legends And Lyrics By A Proctor Introduction By Charles Dickens Illustrated

Price: £79.99

An illustrated collection of poetry by Adelaide Anne Procter with an introduction by Charles Dickens and numerous black and white illustrations throughout, including a portrait of Procter to frontispiece and with decorative head...

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1879 Life Mosaic The Ministry of Song And Under the Surface F Ridley Havergal
1879 Life Mosaic The Ministry of Song And Under the Surface F Ridley Havergal

Price: £44.00

A collection of poetry by Frances Ridley Havergal.Illustrated throughout.The second edition, in original cloth binding. Frances Ridley Havergal was an English religious poet and hymn writer.

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1879 Poems and Letters Thomas Gray Illustrated Quarto Edition Letters Elegy
1879 Poems and Letters Thomas Gray Illustrated Quarto Edition Letters Elegy

Price: £120.00

A large paper, illustrated edition, of Thomas Gray's poems and letters. In a lovely full calf binding. With a comprehensive biography of Gray. With a frontispiece and three mounted plates of...

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1879 Poems of Wordsworth Matthew Arnold Edited Limited Edition Bayntun Riviere
1879 Poems of Wordsworth Matthew Arnold Edited Limited Edition Bayntun Riviere

Price: £490.00

A limited, large paper edition, of William Wordsworth's poetry.One of only 750 copies to this large paper edition from September 20th 1879.With an engraved title page featuring a portrait of Wordsworth.In a Baytntun Riviere binding...

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1879 Robert BROWNING Dramatic Idyls First Series first edition
1879 Robert BROWNING Dramatic Idyls First Series first edition

Price: £39.99

A well-preserved volume from that foremost of Victorian poets.In this edition, Browning presents his first series of dramatic idyls on Martin Relph, Pheidippides, Halbert and Hob, Ivan Ivanovitch, Tray, and Ned Bratts.Replete...

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1879 The Course of Time a Poem Robert Pollok Illustrated Birket Foster
1879 The Course of Time a Poem Robert Pollok Illustrated Birket Foster

Price: £99.99

A scarce copy of this epic poem from Robert Pollok. New edition. With a memoir of the author. Adorned with many beautiful illustrations by renowned illustrator, Birket Foster.

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1879 The Poetical Works of William Cowper W Benham Biographical Leather Binding
1879 The Poetical Works of William Cowper W Benham Biographical Leather Binding

Price: £45.00

A smartly bound collection of William Cowper's poetry. Being the Globe Edition, with notes and a biographical introduction. Edited by the English churchman, academic and author, William Benham....

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1879 Thomas Gray Poems and Letters Plates Riviere Binding Poetry Verse Elegy
1879 Thomas Gray Poems and Letters Plates Riviere Binding Poetry Verse Elegy

Price: £140.00

A leatherbound copy of The Poems and Letters of Thomas Gray. With a bookplate to the pastedown, presented to Edmund Warre by Lancelot W. Dent on his leaving Eton in 1884. Includes Gray's most famous poem, 'Elegy...

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1880 2vol in 1 Publius Virgilius Maro Bucolica Georgica et Aeneis Leather
1880 2vol in 1 Publius Virgilius Maro Bucolica Georgica et Aeneis Leather

Price: £225.00

A lovely leather bound volume containing Virgil's three most notable poems: the 'Eclogues' (or 'Bucolics'), the 'Georgics', and the epic 'Aeneid'. Two volumes bound in one. Featuring numerous...

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1880 Collected Sonnets Old and New by Charles Tennyson Turner
1880 Collected Sonnets Old and New by Charles Tennyson Turner

Price: £64.99

A collection of sonnets by Charles Tennyson Turner. Charles Tennyson Turner (4 July 1808 25 April 1879) was an English poet. Born in Somersby, Lincolnshire, he was an elder brother of Alfred Tennyson; his friendship and "heart...

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1880 Moral Songs C. F. Alexander Illustrated with Engravings
1880 Moral Songs C. F. Alexander Illustrated with Engravings

Price: £44.99

A charming lyrical anthology from Mrs. C. F. Alexander. Profusely illustrated throughout with nicely engraved vignettes, plates, and bordering.

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