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Canticle of the Rose : Selected Poems 1920 -1947. First Edition

By: SITWELL, Edith

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Macmillan & Co., Ltd., London, 1949,:

Seller ID: 142


SITWELL, Edith. The Canticle of the Rose : Selected Poems 1920 -1947. London : Macmillan & Co., Ltd., 1949. First Edition. Pp 273. 8vo, blue cloth. Fifoot EA 43. Some notations in pencil and ink especially on rear eps, spine slightly faded, previous owner's name inked to ffep, else very good. 25.00 View more info

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Collected Poems of Edith Sitwell. First Trade Edition in dustjacket

By: SITWELL, Edith

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Duckworth, London, 1930,:

Seller ID: 141


SITWELL, Edith. The Collected Poems of Edith Sitwell. London : Duckworth, 1930. First Trade Edition. Pp 278. 8vo, black cloth. Cyril Connolly Moderm Movement No.67, Fifoot EA20b, Book-plate, clippings glued to ffep. & prelims, postcard portrait of Sitwell tipped-in at title page, some pencilling to margins and end flaps, else vg with some wear to spine ends of dustjacket. 60.00 View more info

Planet and Glow-worm : A Book for the Sleepless. UK no dj

By: SITWELL, Edith (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Macmillan & Co., Ltd., 1944,:

Seller ID: 140


SITWELL, Edith (compiler). Planet and Glow-worm : A Book for the Sleepless.L.: Macmillan & Co. Ltd, 1944. Pp 82. 8vo, navy cloth, gilt to spine. Fifo ot EB 24. An anthology of poetry including selections from the Sitwells, James Joyce, Gertrude Stein, Charles Baudelaire, Remi de Gourmont, GĂ©rard de Nerval, William Shakespeare, John Keats, Robert Herrick, and many more. Some light dampstaining to top of rear board, gift inscription inked to ffep, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Last Years of a Rebel: A Memoir of Edith Sitwell. In dj

By: SITWELL, Edith). SALTER, Elizabeth SALTER, Elizabeth

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1967,:

Seller ID: 5537


(SITWELL, Edith). SALTER, Elizabeth. The Last Years of a Rebel : A Memoir of Edith Sitwell. Illustrated with Photographs. Boston : 1967. Vg in spine-sunned dj, with a mark. 30.00 View more info

Book of the Winter. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SITWELL, Edith, (ed.)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Macmillan, London, 1950,:

Seller ID: 22689


SITWELL, Edith, (ed.). A Book of the Winter. Compiled by Edith Sitwell. London : Macmillan, 1950. First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xiv,1-86. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. An anthology of poems & short writings about winter, by various authors worldwide. "This book is mainly about the pleasures to be found in WInter : rarely does it touch on the miseries. It containsmuch that is unfamiliar, a little that is known to all readers." - from dj flap. Includes passages by William BLake, Lady Murasaki, Lord Herbert of C herbury, Samuel Hearne, Rimbaud, Poe, Robert Burton, &c, &c. Light ... View more info

Collected Poems. US in dj.

By: SMITH, Stevie MacGIBBON, James, preface

Price: $45.00

Publisher: 1976,:

Seller ID: 9859


SMITH, Stevie. The Collected Poems of Stevie Smith. N.Y. : 1976. Fine in slightly nicked price-clipped dj. 45.00 View more info

When That April. 1st UK in dj

By: STONEHAM, Gillian

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, 1960,:

Seller ID: 4340


STONEHAM, Gillian. When That April. L.: Chatto & Windus/ The Hogarth Press, 1960. First UK Edition. Pp. 55. 8vo, red cloth, small gilt decoration to front. From the Phoenix Living Poets series. Vg in dj (remnant of removed label to spine). 30.00 View more info

Growing Summer. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: STREATFEILD, Noel. ARDIZZONE, Edward.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1966,:

Seller ID: 108157


STREATFEILD, Noel. The Growing Summer. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. London: Collins, (1966). First UK Printing. Pp. (8),9-[224]. Illustrated. 8vo,blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. "Every summer the four Gareth c hildren and their parents had a caravanning holiday. But this particular summer it was not to be: father had to go to the Far East for a whole year and mother followed shortly afterwards as he had become suddenly ill. And so the children flew to Ireland to stay with their Great Aunt Dymphna. THeir home in London was in an ordered suburban street where everybody had a r... View more info

Poems. First Edition in dustjacket

By: STREET, Ethel.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Heinemann, London, 1989,:

Seller ID: 105501


STREET, Ethel.. Poems. London : Heinemann, (1958). First Edition. Pp (8),9-36. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. The poems: "Moonlight", "The Tree", "Lost Hour", "Uncertainty", "The Flirt", "To April", "House", "Love'sLoss", "Machrihanish", "Sunset", "Upon Shelley's Epipsychidion", "Question s", "Avenues", "To a Poplar", "Love in April", "The South Downs", "Return from Canada", "Rocky Mountains", "The Cry", "March Mood", "The... View more info

Wine, Women and Song : Mediaeval Latin Students' Songs Now First Translatedinto English Verse with an Essay by John Addington Symonds. Third Impress ion?

By: SYMONDS, John Addington

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chattos & Windus, 1931,:

Seller ID: 13508


SYMONDS, John Addington. Wine, Women and Song : Mediaeval Latin Students' Songs Now First Translated into English Verse with an Essay by John Addington Symonds. London: Chattos & Windus, 1931. [Third Impression]. Pp (8),ix-xi,(1),[1]-208,(4,ads),frontis. Sm 8vo, brown paper covered boards. The Medieval Library Vol.26. Under the general editorship of Sir Israel Gollancz, Litt.D., F.B.A. Includes translations of 60 medieval songs. Name, else vg-fine. 40.00 View more info

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Rediscovering Oscar Wilde. First Edition in dustjacket

By: WILDE, Oscar). SANDULESCU, C. George (ed.). SANDULESCU, C. George

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Colin Smythe, Gerrards Cross , 1994,: 1994

Seller ID: 78741

ISBN: 0861403762


(WILDE, Oscar). SANDULESCU, C. George, (ed.). Rediscovering Oscar Wilde. Gerrards Cross : Colin Smythe, 1994. First Edition. Pp (4),v-xvi,1-464. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Volume 8 in The Princess Grace Irish Library series. "In the same way that students of Shakespeare discuss their "Supreme Quartet" of plays, so Irish Studies has its own quartet of writers, Yeats, Joyce, Beckett and Wilde, whose fame is outstanding and worldwide. The inclusion of Wilde in the quartet may surprise some, but it is an incontrovertible fact that scholars are... View more info

Return of Inanna : A myth for our time. 1st pr.

By: WIMHURST, Juliet WIMHURST, Juliet, woodcuts

Price: $15.00

Publisher: King of Hearts Publications, Norwich, 1994, ISBN:0951865714:

Seller ID: 74156


WIMHURST, Juliet. The Return of Inanna : A myth for our time . Illustrated in woodcuts and written by Juliet Wimhurst. (Norwich: A King of Hearts Publication, 1994). First Printing. Pp. (52). Unpaginated. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated red card covers. Haiku verse inked verso front cover, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Virginia Woolf. 1st UK

By: WOOLF, Virginai).DAICHES, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Editions Poetry, 1945,:

Seller ID: 563


DAICHES, David. Virginia Woolf. L.: Editions Poetry, (1945). First UK Edition. Pp 151. Port. frontis. Small 8vo, blue cloth, gilt to spine. Light edgewear, spine sunned, some spotting to top edge, else vg. 20.00 View more info