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The Complete Poetical Works of Robert Burns

By: Burns, Robert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin: 1897

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 009195

Condition: Very Good


397pp. Original blue cloth stamped in gilt, top edge gilt. Frontispiece and engraved title page. Corners bumped. Some minor scuffing to the spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Poems and Songs

By: Burns, Robert

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Dover Publications: 1991

Seller ID: 012378

Condition: Near Fine


92pp. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Tam O'Shanter

By: Burns, Robert

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Barse & Hopkins:

Seller ID: 015359

Condition: Fair


51pp. Color frontispiece tipped in. Suede badly peeled and chipped. Rivets affixed to hold the whole together. Size: 48mo - over 3" - 4" tall View more info

Poems and Songs

By: Burns, Robert

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Dover Publications: 1991

Seller ID: 016658

Condition: Fine


92pp. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Sapphires from Burns

By: Burns, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, DeWolfe, Fiske & Co.:

Seller ID: 010785

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (33pp.). Original silked white boards stamped in rose, yellow, green and gilt (daisy motif). Illustrated with 12 color chromolithographed plates (including the feminized frontispiece of Burns). Corners bumped. Boards soiled. One large stain to the front board. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The New World

By: Bynner, Witter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Mitchell Kennerly: 1918

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 010127

Condition: Very Good


63pp. Original maroon cloth with lettering stamped in gilt. Nice art nouveau style bookplate on the front pastedown. Hartman took over Briarcliff College in 1919. Offsetting from the bookplate to the front free endpaper. Some foxing to the back endpaper and pastedown. Corners bumped. Some discoloration to the front board. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Childe Harold's Pilgrimage

By: Byron, Lord

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, C. Summers: 1835

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 842

Condition: Very Good


171pp. Original pebbled green cloth, all edges gilt. Frontispiece portrait of the author. Front hinge cracked as observable after the title page. Corners bumped and rubbed through at the tips. A nice copy of a small edition of this poem. Size: 36mo. View more info

Child Harolde's Pilgrimage

By: Byron, Lord

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus: 1895

Seller ID: 019117

Condition: Good


165pp. Boards rubbed through. Soiled. Spine ends worn. Corners bumped. Notations in blue wax pencil on the front free endpaper. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Rhymes of Vermont Rural Life, Third Series

By: Cady, Daniel L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rutland, The Tuttle Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012233

Condition: Near Fine


255pp. Frontispiece portrait of the poet. Original black cloth with lettering stamped in white (all of which is still intact, owing to the presence of the uncommon dust jacket). Unobtrusive ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. One corner very gently bumped. The jacket has several small closed tears and some signs of scuffing. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

City Ballads

By: Carleton, Will

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros,.: 1885

Seller ID: 010813

Condition: Very Good


180pp. + 4pp. ads. Original light brown cloth stamped in a rural motif and a city skyline in black and gilt. Beveled boards. Corners gently bumped and rubbed but not rubbed through. Gift inscription on one of the blank prelims. Staining to the top end of the spine and in the corresponding area on the back board. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Farm Festivals

By: Carleton, Will

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros,.: 1881

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012262

Condition: Good


167pp. + 6pp. ads. Original beveled red boards stamped in a pastoral motif in black and gilt. Illustrated. Pen notation on the back pastedown. Corners bumped, three corners rubbed through. Spine ends worn. Small nick from the front joint. Front hinge cracked. Small newspaper clipping affixed to the front free endpaper. Ownership ink stamp on the verso of the frontispiece. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info

John Greenleaf Whittier

By: Carpenter, George Rice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023393

Condition: Good


311pp. + 4pp. adverts. 1st Edition. Original red cloth, paper spine label. Frontispiece portrait. Ex-library with the usual markings. Front hinge cracked. Spine discolored. View more info

The Poetical Works of Alice and Phoebe Cary

By: Cary, Alice & Phoebe

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1882

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 022379

Condition: Very Good


337pp. Household Edition series from this publisher. Original decorative brown cloth stamped in gilt and blind with a butterfly motif inset on the front board and spine. Beveled edges. Frontispiece portrait. Printed in double columns. Ownership and gift inscriptions to one of the blank prelims. Three corners bumped. A pretty copy. View more info

April Twilights and Other Poems

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1923

Edition: First Knopf Edition

Seller ID: 633

Condition: Good


66pp. 1st Knopf Edition. Rebound in library cloth. Author's first book. Part I is from the 1903 rare first printing. Part II is newer material compiled for this edition. Ex-library with the usual desecrations . Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

April Twilights (1903)

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Mattituck, Amereon House: 1968

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 679

Condition: Near Fine


88pp. 1st Edition Thus, Limited to 300 unnumbered copies. Original maroon cloth, spine title stamped in gilt. Frontispiece portrait of Cather and an illustration showing the original mailer advertisement for this book. Edited with an introduction by Bernice Slote. Scarce. One corner bumped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

An Anthology of New Zealand Verse

By: Chapman, Robert & Jonathan Bennett (comp.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1956

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012938

Condition: Good


341pp. Original green cloth, spine lettering stamped in gilt. Binding spotted overall. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. The rear flap on the jacket is creased at the corners, but is otherwise quite bright and crisp. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" Tall View more info

Ranch Verses

By: Chittenden, William Lawrence

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's: 1895

Edition: Third Edition.

Seller ID: 010105

Condition: Good


195pp. Illustrated. Original red buckram cloth stamped in gilt with a gilt vignette of a cowboy roping a couple of steer. Cowboy poetry. Hinges cracked. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Spine darkened. Ownership inscription on the front pastedown. Ink stamps of the Binghamton (NY) State Hospital scattered throughout the text. Cloth starting to tear at the ends of the joints. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Lab'ring Muses; Work, Writing and the Social Order in English Plebeian Poetry, 1730-1830

By: Christmas, William J.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Newark, University of Delaware Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023627

Condition: Very Good


364pp. Frontispiece. Bottom corners bumped. Top edge of the text block shows some spotting. Minor creasing to the jacket. Some spotting to the back panel of the same. View more info

Visions from Piers Plowman: Taken from the Poem of William Langland

By: Coghill, Nevill (translator)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Phoenix House: 1964

Edition: Fourth Impression.

Seller ID: 016020

Condition: Fine


143pp. Original peach colored cloth, spine lettering stamped in gilt. The jacket is rubbed at the extremities. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Poems of Today: A Collection of the Contemporary Verse of America and Great Britain

By: Cooper, Alice Cecilia

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Boston, Ginn & Co.: 1924

Seller ID: 012350

Condition: Very Good


323pp. Spine lettering dulled. Extensive ownership notations on the endpapers. Marginalia. Corners bumped. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info