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1974 W H Auden Thank You Fog First Edition Dustwrapper
1974 W H Auden Thank You Fog First Edition Dustwrapper

Price: £69.00

A first edition of this work by W H Auden.Thank You Fog is a posthumous book of poems by Auden, containing poems written mostly in 1972 and 73.

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1969 City Without Walls W H Auden First Edition Poems Translations Lyrics
1969 City Without Walls W H Auden First Edition Poems Translations Lyrics

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A poetry collection by W H Auden.This work contains several original shorter poems first written between 1965 and 1968 as well as some earlier poems, alongside Auden's translations of the lyrics from Brecht's Mother Courage....

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1968 W H Auden Collected Longer Poems First Edition Dustwrapper Age of Anxiety
1968 W H Auden Collected Longer Poems First Edition Dustwrapper Age of Anxiety

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A first edition of this collection of poems by W. H. Auden.The first edition thus, collecting six of Auden's previously published works.'Paid on Both Sides''Letter to Lord Byron''New Year Letter''For the Time Being''The Sea and the...

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1968 C. Day Lewis The Poet Laureate A Bibliography Signed
1968 C. Day Lewis The Poet Laureate A Bibliography Signed

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A first edition of C. Day-Lewis The Poet Laureate: A Bibliography.Signed by Geoffrey Handley-Taylor.With a letter of introduction by W. H. Auden.

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1967 Elegies Adonis POETRY Trypanis Chilmark SIGNED
1967 Elegies Adonis POETRY Trypanis Chilmark SIGNED

Price: £64.99

A black cloth hardback with publisher's glassine dustjacket. This edition is the second of the Clover Hill Editions of the Chilmark Press. This copy is number 365 of an edition limited to 450 and signed by the author. C....

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1957 Words For the Wind Theodore Roethke With Poetry Book Soc Supplement FIRST
1957 Words For the Wind Theodore Roethke With Poetry Book Soc Supplement FIRST

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A collection of poetry by Theodore Roethke, with a supplement pamphlet of collected poems of the Poetry Book Society. Both volumes are first editions. This edition of Words for the Wind preceded the first American edition by one...

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1951 The Enchafed Flood Romantic Iconography Sea W. H. Auden First
1951 The Enchafed Flood Romantic Iconography Sea W. H. Auden First

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A first UK edition collection of essays by W.H. Auden. This work contains Auden's 1949 lectures at the university of Virginia on the sensibility of romanticism, dealing with poetry by Coleridge, Byron and Blake.

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1941 Selected Poems by Louis Macneice
1941 Selected Poems by Louis Macneice

Price: £34.00

A lovely volume of poetry by Louis Macneice.Frederick Louis MacNeice CBE (12 September 1907 3 September 1963) was an Irish poet and playwright. He was part of the generation of "thirties poets" that included W. H. Auden, Stephen Spender...

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1941 New Year Letter W H Auden First Edition in Dustwrapper
1941 New Year Letter W H Auden First Edition in Dustwrapper

Price: £140.00

The first UK edition of this philosophical poem from W. H. Auden, published in America as, 'The Double Man'.Auden is regarded by many critics as one of the greatest writers of the 20th century. His work is noted for its stylistic and...

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1939 On the Frontier Auden Isherwood First Edition Second Impression Dustwrapper
1939 On the Frontier Auden Isherwood First Edition Second Impression Dustwrapper

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A first edition second impression copy of the third and final play in the Auden-Isherwood collaboration, complete with original unclipped dustwrapper. Wystan Hugh Auden was an English-American...

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1937 Theatre Programme The Ascent of F 6 W H Auden Rupert Doone C Isherwood
1937 Theatre Programme The Ascent of F 6 W H Auden Rupert Doone C Isherwood

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The theatre programme for this poetic drama.This production is the original cast from the Mercury Theatre production, as the play moved theatres during its first year. The producer is named as Rupert Doone and other famous names include...

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1937 Spain by W H Auden First Edition Poem
1937 Spain by W H Auden First Edition Poem

Price: £79.00

The first edition of this poem from W. H. Auden. Spain was written after his visit to the Spanish Civil War and regarded by some as one of the most important literary works in English to emerge from that war.

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1935 The Dog Beneath the Skin or Where is Francis W H Auden Isherwood First
1935 The Dog Beneath the Skin or Where is Francis W H Auden Isherwood First

Price: £48.00

A first edition of this play in three acts by W. H. Auden and Christopher Isherwood.This play was the first Auden-Isherwood collaboration and an important contribution to English poetic drama in the 1930s. It was first performed by...

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1935 Auden Isherwood The Dog Beneath the Skin or Where is Francis First Edition
1935 Auden Isherwood The Dog Beneath the Skin or Where is Francis First Edition

Price: £54.00

A first edition of this play in three acts by W. H. Auden and Christopher Isherwood.This play was the first Auden-Isherwood collaboration and an important contribution to English poetic drama in the 1930s. It was first performed by...

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1935 Auden Isherwood The Ascent of F6 First Edition Dustwrapper
1935 Auden Isherwood The Ascent of F6 First Edition Dustwrapper

Price: £95.00

A first edition, third impression of this play by W. H. Auden and Christopher Isherwood.This play was the second and most successful Auden-Isherwood collaboration and was first produced by the Mercury Theatre in 1937.

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1900 The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne Gilbert White
1900 The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne Gilbert White

Price: £75.00

A late-Victorian edition of Gilbert White's classic work on Selbourne. White's Natural History was at once well received by contemporary critics and the public, and continued to be admired by a diverse range of nineteenth and twentieth...

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1851 The Natural History of Selborne GIlbert White Coloured Plates
1851 The Natural History of Selborne GIlbert White Coloured Plates

Price: £195.00

A mid-nineteenth century illustrated edition of Gilbert White's classic history of Selbourne. Illustrated with forty coloured plates and an engraved frontispiece. White's Natural History was at once well received by contemporary...

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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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