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121 CAMPBELL, Roy. Adamastor.
1930 
Faber & Faber, London. Second Impression of first edition, 1930. Hardback. No DW. Original red cloth gilt, spine slightly faded. Endpapers are a little foxed o/w a clean bright copy. 78448 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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122 CAMPBELL, Roy. Adamastor. Poems by Roy Campbell.
Faber & Faber, London 1930 
First edition, third impression. DW. Extremities v.sl. grubby and spine v.sl. sunned. Pastedowns and ep/s v.sl. browned, ep/s sl. foxed. Sm. label to ffe/p. Wrapper worn at extremities and missing sm. portions at head of spine and from upper margin of lower cover. 6cm tear to upper cover. Spine sunned. F/VG. 7641 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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123 CAMPBELL, Roy. Talking Bronco.
Faber & Faber, London 1946 
First edition. DW. 91pp. Slim 8vo. Bd. extremities sl. worn, top edge of bds. sl. faded, top edge sl. foxed. Pages browned, some pages uncut, e/ps sl. foxed. Wrapper spine sunned, extremities worn, chipped and creased, v. sm. closed tear to spine o/w VG+/VG-. 9032 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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124 CANFIELD, Kenneth F. Selections from French Poetry.
Harvey House, New York 1965 
First Edition (US). DW. Illustrations by Tom Ungerer. Wrapper a little worn, but protected. Presentation copy from Brian Hill, one of the translators. Interior clean and bright. VG+/VG 63646 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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125 CARPENTER, Andrew. Verse in English from Tudor and Stuart Ireland.
Cork University Press, Ireland. 2003 
First Edition. DW. Lovely clean copy. As new in slightly spotted wrapper. ISBN: 1859183549 43117 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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126 CARROLL, Lewis. The Hunting of The Snark. An Agony in Eight Fits. With Nine Illustrations by Henry Holiday. FIRST EDITION.
1876 
Macmillan and Co. 1876. First edition, First issue with "Baker" on page 83. Slim 8vo. Original illustrated tan boards. All edges gilt. Slight wear to the head and tail of spine and corners, very slight and light foxing to margins of pages, heavier to prelims and rear endpapers. Slight creasing to page margins also. Black endpapers, rear inner hinge very sl. split but very sound. Generally a very clean and sound copy. 70293 
Price: 500.00 GBP
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127 CARY, H. F. (Ed.) The Poetical Works of John Milton, James Thomson and Edward Young. With a Biographical Notice of Each Author.
William Smith. London. 1841 
Full green morrocco, stamped blind and in gilt, decorated to spine with raised bands. All edges gilt. 2 columns. Ownership signature to front and rear end paper. Bookplates removed from front and rear paste downs. Internally a very clean copy apart from very occasional foxing. Boards slightly rubbed, outer upper hinge becoming fragile. A nice copy. 63436 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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128 CASEY, Mary. The Clean Shadow.
Rigby, & Lewis. 1992 
Limited edition of 250 copies this being No. 145. Presentation copy from Gerard Casey, husband of Mary Casey, with postcard from Gerard loosely inserted. Dustwrapper. Portrait frontis. VG+/VG+. Poet and diarist Mary Casey (1915-1980), niece of the writers John Cowper, Theodore Francis and Llewelyn Powys. Married Gerard Casey, followed him to Kenya, where he worked for her uncle and godfather W.E. (Will) Powys 52932 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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129 CASH, Peter. Fen Poems.
Staple First Edition. Newcastle. 1992 
First edition. Slim p/bk. 34pp. Pages browned and covers sunned along top edge o/w fine. 54066 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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130 CELAN, Paul. Translated by Michael Hamburger and Christopher Middleton, with an Introduction by Michael Hamburger. Paul Celan: Selected Poems.
1972 
Penguin Books. 1972. First Edition. Paperback. A clean and sound copy. 71925 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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131 CHAUCER, Geoffrey. Man of Lawes Tale/The Pardoneres Tale/The Second Nonnes Tale/The Chanouns Yemannes Tale. Edited by The Rev. Walter W. Skeat.
1952 
First Edition (1876) revised. Brown cloth, black type to spine and upper board. lii + 282 pages. Spine sl. sunned but a very smart copy of an excellent little edition. 82239 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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132 CHAUCER, Geoffrey. The Poems of Geoffrey Chaucer.
1962 
Oxford University Press. 1962. Reprint. Hardback with DW. 732pp + 149pp glossary. A very good copy in slightly sunned wrapper. 79803 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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133 CHAUCER, Geoffrey. (Edited by Walter W. Skeat). The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer.
1954 
Oxford University Press. 1954. Reprint. Hardback with DW. xxiv, 732pp + 149pp glossarial index. A clean and bright copy in a slightly torn and grubby wrapper. 81540 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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134 CHAUCER, Geoffrey. Edited by Richard MORRIS. The Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer. Edited by Richard Morris. With a Memoir by Sir Harris Nicolas. New and Revised Edition. Complete in Six Volumes. The Aldine Edition of British Poets.
No Date (c.1880) 
Bell and Daldy, London. No Date (c.1880). New and Revised Edition. Complete in Six Volumes. Original green cloth gilt, decorated in black. Boards slightly soiled and rubbed, heads of spines frayed. Endpapers browned, occasional foxing. Contents generally clean and sound. 82112 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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135 CHESTERTON, G.K. The Collected Poems of G. K. Chesterton.
1958 
Methuen, London. 1958. Reprint. Hardback with DW. 403pp. A lovely clean copy in a slightly worn but still attractive wrapper that is slightly chipped to extremities. Outer edge of pages marked. 80657 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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136 CHESTERTON, G.K. The Queen of Seven Swords.
1946 
Sheed and Ward, London. 1946. Third Impression of Pocket Edition. Hardback. DW. Boards are slightly soiled to outer edges. Gift inscription to front free endpaper o/w a lovely clean copy in slightly browned and price clipped wrapper. A book of verse not contained in the collected edition of Chesterton's Poems. 82564 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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137 CLARK, Leonard. [BIRMINGHAM SCHOOL OF PRINTING] XII Poems.
City of Birmingham School of Printing. 1948 
First edition. Hand gathered 14pp. booklet with tan limp card covers with drawing of wild flowers reproduced by photo-lithography to covers in black. Covers and first page very badly foxed with large stained patches - see photograph. SIGNED presentation copy from the poet. "Sheila from Leonard, 1950". Spine split nearly halfway from bottom and the top inch but holding and edges very ragged. Contents clean. G only. Printed in class under the supervision Leonard Jay by Letterpress. 66576 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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138 CLARKE, Austin. Old-Fashioned Pilgrimage and other poems.
1967 
The Dolmen Press, Dublin. 1967. First edition. Hardback with DW. Previous owner's neat signature to front endpaper. DW foxed and sunned, but internally very clean and bright. 78877 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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139 CLARKE, Gillian. The King of Britain's Daughter. (SIGNED).
Carcanet, Manchester. 1993 
First edition. Paperback. SIGNED presentation copy "For Rob - story to story-teller - Gillian Clarke". A lovely clean copy Nr. fine. ISBN 185754031X. 45480 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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140 CLIFFORD, Gay. Introduced by Germaine Greer. Poems by Gay Clifford.
1990 
Hamish Hamilton, London. 1990. First Edition, First Issue. Hardback with wrapper. Pages are browned o/w a very nice copy in slightly sunned wrapper. 76983 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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