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THE ENID BLYTON BOOK OF POETRY NINETY-SIX POEMS FOR THE TWELVE MONTHS OF THE YEAR

By: BLYTON Enid

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Methuen: 1945

Edition: 7th Edition

Seller ID: 024771

Condition: Very Good


Pretty dust wrapper, cloth boards with vignette. Charming selection. View more info

RUPERT BROOKE THE AUGUSTAN BOOKS OF MODERN POETRY

By: Brooke Rupert Edited by Edward Thompson

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Ernest Benn: 1929

Edition: First edition 7th printing

Seller ID: 024028

Condition: Very Good


Attractive marbled decorative paper on cloth boards. Nice copy. Wonderful verse. An uncommon edition to add to a collection. View more info

THE KING OF CHRISTMAS

By: CAROL ANN DUFFY

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Picador: 2016

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 024770

Condition: Fine


Charming new poem taking us to a topsy-turvy world of festivity, feasting and mischievous Christmas fun. As new. View more info

A BOOK OF TOWN VERSE

By: CHOSEN BY T W SUSSAMS

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Geoffrey Cumberlege Oxford University Press: 1947

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024220

Condition: Very Good


A pleasing collection of forty verses from both British and American poets. Attractive endpapers of London. Lovely copy, decorative boards and smashing dust wrapper. Includes Sassoon, Spender, Frost, Drinkwater, Auden et al. View more info

SILVER-SAND AND SNOW A COLLECTION OF HER POEMS FOR CHILDREN

By: FARJEON Eleanor

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Joseph: 1951

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024214

Condition: Very Good


An omnibus edition of favourite verses from Miss Farjeon. A delight. Very nice copy in an attractive dust wrapper. View more info

"OH DEAR DEAR!"

By: FRANKAU Ronald

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Warne: 1929

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024219

Condition: Very Good


Lovely colour frontis and black and white illustrations accompany these poems and stories for real children! Lovely bright cloth with pretty vignette, and a most attractive dust wrapper. A lovely copy. View more info

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RHYME BOOK FOR ADAM

By: FYLEMAN Rose

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Methuen: 1949

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 16942

Condition: Very Good


Charming colour dust wrapper by Constance Marshall. Enchanting rhymes. A scarce item. View more info

GAY GO UP

By: FYLEMAN Rose

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Methuen: 1929

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024215

Condition: Very Good


Bright cloth with attractive gilt vignette.Adorable and striking colour pictorial endpapers. Charming rhymes. A pleasing copy of a scarce item. View more info

SELECTED POEMS of GERALD MANLEY HOPKINS

By: GERALD MANLEY HOPKINS Edited and with Introduction & Notes by JAMES REEVES

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Heineman: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 024221

Condition: Very Good


A lovely copy in super wrapper, including a new interpretation of the man & his poetry based on recently published material. Some neat annotations from previous owner. View more info

CHARMS & DREAMS FROM THE ELFIN PEDLAR'S PACK

By: Helen Douglas Adam

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1924

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024124

Condition: Very Good


Lovely copy in super wrapper with pictorial onlay. View more info

THE RUBAIYAT OF A PERSIAN KITTEN

By: HERFORD Oliver

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Bickers: 1904

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024173

Condition: Very Good


What a delight! Enchanting illustrations accompany the charming verse. A very nice copy of this captivating book. View more info

BIRD POEMS

By: JOHN CLARE

Price: £15.00

Publisher: FOLIO SOCIETY: 1980

Edition: First edition thus

Seller ID: 025094

Condition: Very Good


An introduction by Peter Levi. Attractive buckram cloth, gilt decorated leather spine, and in original slipcase. A lovely copy. View more info

GARDENS IN SUN AND SHADE

By: M AUMONIER

Price: £95.00

Publisher: O Anacker: 1935

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 024856

Condition: Near Fine


Exquisite item in delightful condition. Plate laid to front of wrapper. Five delicate tipped-in plates accompany these charming verses. Dedicated "To You the Lover of Flowers and Leaves and the Green of Grass and To All Who Have Found Healing in a Garden" . A Fleur-De-Lys Booklet.Gorgeous. Scarce View more info

THE POETRY OF GARDENS

By: M AUMONIER

Price: £75.00

Publisher: O Anacker: 1944

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 024857

Condition: Very Good


Exquisite item in delightful condition. Plate laid to front of wrapper. Six delicate tipped-in plates accompany these charming verses. A Fleur-De-Lys Booklet. "In a Daisy-Chain Have I Bound My Love For The Greeting of My Friend". Gorgeous. A lovely copy. Scarce View more info

STARS AND PRIMROSES POEMS FOR CHILDREN, CHOSEN, LETTERED AND NUMBERED BY THE AUTHOR

By: M C GREEN

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Bodley Head: 1945

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024880

Condition: Very Good


Delightful and truly charming collection beautifully illustrated throughout. View more info

MAGIC LANTERNS POEMS FOR YOUNG CHILDREN, LETTERED AND NUMBERED BY THE AUTHOR

By: M C GREEN

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Bodley Head: 1949

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024881

Condition: Very Good


Delightful and truly charming collection beautifully illustrated throughout. View more info

TWICE TEN STORIES AND VERSES

By: MARION ST JOHN WEBB

Price: £30.00

Publisher: University of London Press: 1931

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024217

Condition: Very Good


A splendid collection of stories and verse. Interesting biographical foreword about Marion St John Webb, accompanied by a charming portrait frontis. Attractive cloth backed marbled boards. Wonderful illustrations throughout from Frank Rogers. View more info

JOHN AND ME AND THE DICKERY DOG

By: MARION ST JOHN WEBB

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Harrap: 1930

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024218

Condition: Very Good


A super collection of verse beautifully illustrated throughout with the delightful drawings of A H Watson. Attractive cloth backed marbled boards with gilted titled paste-down. A very pleasing copy. View more info

SNOW FLAKES

By: NISTER

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Dutton: 1890

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024861

Condition: Very Good


Exquisite lithographs printed by Nister at Nuremberg. Enchanting poems of snowy ilk! Twenty charming pages, and pretty card wraps. Scarce. View more info

THE BOOK OF THE CLOCK

By: RHYMES BY HARRY GOLDING

Price: £145.00

Publisher: Ward Lock: 1920

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024385

Condition: Very Good


Truly charming, delectable illustrations throughout. Some fingering and binding slightly loose which doesn't take away from the gloriousness of the plates! Cloth backed boards with pictorial onlay. View more info