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21 ALFIERI, Vittorio. Satire e Poesie, Minori.
Barbera, Bianchi E.C. Firenze. 1863 
First edition, thus. 12mo. Italian text. Very handsomely produced volume, bound in art vellum - white with decorated gilt spines and borders to upper and lower bds. All edges gilt, silk bookmark, marbled e/ps. Tissue guarded engraved portrait frontis. Spines soiled, contents extremely clean and fresh. VG+ 33814 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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22 ALINGTON, Cyril, and LYTTELTON, George. (Edited by). An Eton Poetry Book. With an Introduction by A.C. Benson.
Macmillan and Co. Ltd., London. 1938 
Reprint. Maroon cloth, gilt. No DW. xv, 350pp. Slightly worn copy with age browning to endpapers and margins, owner signature to front free endpaper o/w contents sound and fresh. VG. 51745 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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23 ALLAN, Mabel Esther. The Haunted Valley and Other Poems. (SIGNED).
Charles Gill & Son, Merseyide. 1981 
Slim 8vo. First edition. Paperback. staple binding. 44p. SIGNED by the author. Spine sl. sunned o/w VG+. 24225 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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24 ALLEN, Grace Chang. Kaleidoscope.
The Green Pagoda Press, Hong Kong 1961 
First Edition. Slim paperback. Covers worn and lightly soiled. Contents clean and sound. VG. 67058 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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25 ALLINGHAM, William. (Edited by...) The Ballad Book. A Selection of the Choicest British Ballads. FIRST EDITION.
Macmillan and Co. London. 1864. First edition, first issue. LASNER A9. Published as part of The Golden Treasury series. Small 8vo. xlvii, 3993 pages. Vignette to title page. Bound in 19th century full scarlet morocco, gilt. The raised bands and the edges of the spine are slightly rubbed. All edges gilt, stunningly decorated inner dentelles, engraved bookplate. Some light foxing otherwise a very clean, sound and attractive copy of this important anthology. 81202 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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26 ANTHOLOGY. Madras Occasional Verse. Privately Printed on Behalf of the Madras Hospital Ship. 1917, and now Re-Edited with Additions on Behalf of the Friend-in-Need Society, Madras.
Hoe & Co., Madras. 1929 
Grey limp boards. 178pp. + iv (index at rear). Boards very worn and chipped, lacking small portion from bottom corner of lower panel. Contents clean and sound. Scarce. 25866 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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27 ARNOLD, Mathew. Poetical Works of Mathew Arnold.
Macmillan and Co. London. 1892 
Reprint. Handsomely bound in half green calf gilt, gilt decorations to compartments to spine, raised bands, contrasting label. Marbled boards and endpapers. Spine sl. faded and some foxing to end papers o/w a fine copy. 63431 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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28 ARNOLD, Mathew. The Poems of Mathew Arnold 1840-1867.
Henry Frowde, London. 1909 
Soft padded black leather boards, gilt. All edges gilt. Portrait frontis. Marbled end papers. Ownership inscription to front end paper. Spine end crumpled, spine rubbed o/w internally a clean copy. 65207 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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29 ARNOLD, Matthew. The Scholar Gipsy & Thrysis. Illustrated by W.Russell Flint.
Philip Lee Warner, London. 1910. First Edition Thus. No DW. 4to. Colour illustrations, tipped in with tissue guards. Original olive green buckram, gilt. Red ink marks to spine and upper board with some wear to extremities. Ownership inscription partially erased to front free endpaper and bottom of some pages cropped from printing process in publication o/w contents clean and bright. VG. 70370 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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30 ARNOLD, Sir Edward. Indian Poetry And Indian Idylls. Complete Popular Edition.
Kegan Paul, Trench, Truber & Co. Ltd., London. 1915 
Complete Popluar Edition. Original green boards, gilt to spine with roundel to upper board tooled in blind. Extremities slightly bumped and rubbed with v small nick to upper margin of upper board. Small previous owner inscription in pen to front free end paper with slight foxing to end papers o/w a lovely clean copy. VG 40372 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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31 ASHBROOK, John. Death Duties and Other Poems.
Phoenix Press, Didsbury. 1969 
Slim pamphlet, staple binding. 10pp. Covers very slightly soiled o/w VG. 61716 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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32 AUDEN, W. H. Collected Poems. Edited by Edward Mendelson.
Faber. London. 1976 
First edition. Large 8vo. DW. 696pp. Large ownership signature, lower edge of boards very sl. worn o/w VG+ in price-clipped, and slightly shelf worn wrapper that has a lightly sunned spine. 66272 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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33 AUDEN, W. H. Some Poems.
Faber. London. 1941. Second impression of first edition. DW. Endpapers browned otherwise a clean and sound copy in a wrapper that is sunned and slightly rubbed to spine and chipped at head and tail of spine but NOT price-clipped. 77560 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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34 AUDEN, W. H. Chosen by ... The Oxford Book of Light Verse.
Oxford University Press. 1939. Second impression with corrections. Hardback with DW. Small thick 8vo. Prize bookplate to front pastedown o/w contents clean and sound in worn and chipped wrapper. 74116 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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35 AUDEN, W.H. Collected Shorter Poems 1930-1944.
Faber & Faber, London. 1950. First edition. Dust-wrapper. 303 pages. Sl. wear to DW extremities, more so to spine which is sl. discoloured and has very small portions missing from ends. 75147 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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36 AUDEN, W.H. Juvenilia: Poems 1922-28. Edited by Katherine Bucknell.
First edition. Faber & Faber, London. 1994. DW. lx11 + 263 pages. Index. A lovely clean and fresh copy in wrapper that is sunned to spine. 79047 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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37 AUDEN, W.H. Spain.
Faber and Faber, London. 1937. Second impression. Stapled pamphlet in red card cover. 12 pages. Covers are partially sunned and slightly soiled and worn. Some minor foxing to contents o/w clean and sound. 76670 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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38 AYTOUN, William Edmondstoune. Lays of Scottish Cavaliers And Other Poems. Twenty-Ninth Edition. PRIZE BINDING.
William Blackwood. London. 1883 
Small 8vo. Bound in full navy blue polished calf gilt. School crest in gilt to upper board, gilt decs. to compartments of spine. Contrasting lettering piece. Marbled edges and endpapers. Very sl. signs of wear to extremities o/w fine. 62020 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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39 BAIGENT, Beryl. Mystic Animals. Hiraeth. Absorbing the Dark. In Search of Celtic Origins. Three Volumes.
Third Eye/Moonstone, Ontario. 1988/90 
3 vols., paperback. 92pp; 80pp; 108pp. Each vol. is SIGNED and inscribed by the author. Related ephemera and holograph letters from the author loosely inserted. Sl. shelf-wear. VG+ 33765 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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40 BAILEY, Clinton. Bedouin Poetry from Sinai and the Negev. Mirror of a Culture. With a Foreword by Wilfred Thesiger.
Oxford University Press, Oxford. 1991 
OUP, Oxford. 1991. First edition. DW. B/w photograph plates. Index. Includes 113 poems in Arabic script and in phonemic transliteration + English translations and an introduction to each poem describing its setting and with notes that clarify the cultural, linguistic, and historical background. A very nice copy with sunning to the dust-wrapper spine. 72904 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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