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William Wordsworth, Selected Poems

By: Hayden, John O. (ed.)

Price: $4.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 1994

Seller ID: 022794

Condition: Very Good


587pp. + 12pp. adverts. Text browned. Spine creased vertically. View more info

John Donne

By: Hayward, John (ed.)

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin Books: 1960

Edition: Fifth Printing.

Seller ID: 012303

Condition: Very Good


182pp. + 8pp. ads. Text browned. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Summer's Call

By: Hemans, Felicia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Raphael Tuck & Sons, Co. Ltd:

Seller ID: 012970

Condition: Good


7pp. The wraps are printed in light green, gilt and violet. The edges of the wraps are serrated. Bound with a decorative binding string, tied on the exterior. Ornately printed in grayish green ink. Printed in Germany sometime after 1893 since the title page includes the statement, "Publishers to the Queen." Back wraps stained with coffee colored stains, front wrap more lightly so. Still a nice example of one of the premier post card publishers of the 1890's and early 1900's. The OCLC Worldcat does not locate any copies of this ephemeral title in institutional holdings. Size: 32mo - ove... View more info

The Poetical Works of Mrs. Hemans with Memoir, Explanatory Notes, Etc

By: Hemans, Mrs

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell Co.: 1870

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 863

Condition: Very Good


557pp. Reprint. Original red beveled cloth elaborately stamped in black and gilt, all edges gilt. Illustrated. Preferatory Notice by W.M. Rossetti. Printed with a red rule border. Prelims and end matter foxed. Corners bumped and rubbed through at the tips. Spine ends frayed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

The Temple, Sacred Poems and Private Ejaculations

By: Herbert, George

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, MacMillan: 1894

Seller ID: 022508

Condition: Good


252pp. Original blue cloth, elaborately stamped in gilt, all edges gilt. Illustrated with engravings after Durer, Marcantonio Holbein and other artists. A couple of signatures are protruding from the text block. Two pull tears to the head of the spine. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Hinges cracked. Ownership and gift inscriptions to the first blank prelim. Good condition, although the cloth is still quite bright. View more info

Rosebuds from Herrick

By: Herrick, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Collins Clear-Type Press:

Seller ID: 019313

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (40pp.). Original white wraps stamped in colors and gilt. All edges gilt. Illustrated (4 color plates). Faux marbled endpapers. Scarce. We locate only one copy in the OCLC Worldcat database. Spotting to the spine and the back cover. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Rhymes and Jingles

By: Hoag, George G.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: N.p., Self Published: 1925

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 009130

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (30pp., printed on the recto only). Original stapled blue paper wraps stamped in gilt with a decorative purple ribbon. This copy briefly inscribed and signed by the author on the verso of the front wrap. Presumably a very limited printing since the title page states, "Written expressly for George Grant Hoag Jr. by his dad." Includes a cute poem on Christmas, with the admonition, "When you've finished with your toys that have given so many joys give them to poor girls and boys. For children there are who never see the beauties of a Christmas tree; your toys will fill the... View more info

Bitter-Sweet, A Poem

By: Holland, J.G.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner, Armstrong & Co.: 1874

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 020930

Condition: Good


218pp. Original brown cloth with spine lettering and decoration stamped in gilt. Text has some scattered staining. Offsetting to the back endpapers and a few of the pages where newsclippings were laid in (since removed). Corners bumped and rubbed through, spine ends chipped. Uneven fading to the cloth. Endpapers spotted. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. View more info

Salt Hill 21

By: Holliday, John & Aimee Pokwatka (eds.)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Syracuse, Syracuse University: 2008

Seller ID: 012379

Condition: Near Fine


156pp. + 8pp. ads. Original blue textured cloth stamped in black and red foil. Illustrated. Contributors include Jeffrey Bean, James Boice, Louis E. Bourgeois, Blake Butler, Paola Capo-Garcia, Alei Carrington, Maud Casey, Stephan Clark, Megan Herbets, Christopher Higgs, H.L. Hix, Clay Matthews, Gary L. McDowell, Bonnie Nadzam, David Parker, Ryan Ridge, Matthew Rohrer, Christopher Shipman, Nina Shope, Britton Shurley, Matthew Siegel, Don Soifer, Jen Stockdale, Claire Stumbras, Chris Tonelli, Emily Vogel, Martin Walls, Adam Walko, David Welch, Joe Wenderoth, David Wojiechowski, and Michael Wurst... View more info

Under a Fool's Cap: Songs

By: Holmes, Daniel Henry

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Portland, Thomas B. Mosher: 1914

Edition: Third Edition.

Seller ID: 009132

Condition: Very Good


99pp. Original tan cloth over suede, top edge gilt. One of 900 copies of the third edition (unnumbered). Of these, 100 were printed on Van Gelder handmade paper for the Oakwood Binders. This copy is one of these 100 copies based on the watermark in the paper. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. Corners bumped, one corner rubbed through. A very pretty copy. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Poems

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Ticknor & Fields: 1861

Edition: 20th Edition.

Seller ID: 655

Condition: Good


286pp. 20th Edition. Original brown cloth stamped in blind and gilt. Frontispiece portrait of Holmes. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Back joint torn. Spine ends chipped. Spine lettering dulled. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

The Poetical Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1890

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 858

Condition: Near Fine


311pp. Reprint. Original blue decorative cloth, stamped in black and gilt, all edges gilt. Frontispiece portrait of the author. Head of spine bumped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

The Last Leaf

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Houghton, Mifflin & Co. The Riverside Press: 1894

Seller ID: 012478

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated. Original two-tone cloth (gray and white) stamped in black and gilt, top edge gilt. Illustrated. Text and illustrations printed on the recto of each leaf. No previous ownership inscriptions. Corners rubbed, one corner rubbed through at the tip. Spine browned. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Poetical Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Miffllin & Co.: 1906

Seller ID: 012480

Condition: Good


426pp. Original decorative brown cloth stamped in gilt. Household Edition. Front hinge cracked. Corners gently bumped and rubbed but not rubbed through. Some scuffing to the spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood, Volume II (Only)

By: Hood, Thomas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1858

Seller ID: 015358

Condition: Good


453pp. Original royal blue cloth stamped in blind and gilt, all edges gilt. Corners bumped and rubbed through, spine ends frayed. Pencil scribbling on the title page. Faint ownership inscription on one of the prelims. Some foxing to the prelims and end matter. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Geraldine: A Souvenir of the St. Lawrence

By: Hopkins, Alphonso A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1891

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 006049

Condition: Good


321pp. Dampstained text. Ownership notations and offsetting to the back endpaper. Corners bumped and rubbed but not rubbed through. An epic poem on the St. Lawrence by a prohibition politician. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

A Shropshire Lad

By: Housman, A.E.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Avon: 1966

Edition: Sixth Printing.

Seller ID: 012467

Condition: Very Good


192pp. Text browned. Wraps browned. Small retail sticker ghost to the front cover. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

A Collection of Poems

By: Howard, Dr. Gene

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bryan, Self Published:

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 019818

Condition: Fine


45pp. Stapled wraps. This copy boldly signed by the author on the front cover in black sharpie. Howard is a John Wayne impersonator. View more info

Trappings: New Poems

By: Howard, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Turtle Point Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012342

Condition: Fine


81pp. Acknowledgements errata slip laid in. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Soul in a Flower

By: Hubbard, Sara A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, A.C. McClurg: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2080

Condition: Very Good


64pp. Decorative endpapers. Paper covered buckram with a paper spine label and a paper title printed for the cover. All edges of the text block a bit foxed. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info