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A SONG OF THE ENGLISH
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2130476
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1919. Very good condition.

Large format, 9.75 x 7.5". Blue cloth, gilt titles and green decorations. 16 tipped-in colour plates. B/w text illustrations. Spine is faded. Some spotting to covers. Bumping to some cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. All plates present.
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THE CHASE - A POEM
Written by William Somerville. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2130429
Published by George Redway. 1st thus 1896. Almost very good condition.

Dark blue cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. B/w plates and text illustrations. 87 pages. A hunting poem. Reprinted from the original edition of 1735 with a memoir of the author. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges, endpapers and some page margins.
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Willy Pogany.
Stock no. 2130357
Published by George G. Harrap & Co.. Circa 1912. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green suede covers, with gilt and black title and decorations. 24 tipped-in colour plates, presented by Pogany. Spine is faded with some creasing. Soft suede edges have some creasing and uneven fading. Silk bookmark is faded and is frayed. Small name and date in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks.
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald; R.A. Nicholson. Illustrated by Gilbert James.
Stock no. 2130263
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1909. Very good condition.

Cream cloth, blue and green decorations to front cover and spine. 16 colour plates plus b/w decorations. Introduction and notes by Nicholson, lecturer in Persian at Cambridge University. Some marks to covers; black marks to rear cover. Front endpaper has become stuck to front pastedown. Foxing; mostly to outer page edges and margins; some others on pages throughout. All plates present.
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A COVENANT OF SEASONS
Written by Pattiann Rogers; et al. Illustrated by Joellyn Duesberry.
Stock no. 2130133
Published by Hudson Hills Press. 1st USA 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Slightly oblong format. Dark cloth. Monotypes by Duesberry, paired with word pictures by Rogers. ISBN: 1555951554.
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BARDD Y BRWSH PAENT PAINTBRUSH POET
Written by Kyffin Williams. Illustrated by Kyffin Williams.
Stock no. 2130132
Published by Gwasg Carreg Gwalch. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. Text in Welsh and English. Introduction by Williams. Portrait by Daloni Metcalfe. ISBN: 9781845271237. Some light wear to wrapper edges.
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ANTHEM FOR DOOMED YOUTH
Written by Lyn MacDonald.
Stock no. 2129919
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition.

Poets of the Great War, edited and introduced by MacDonald. Green pictorial cloth. B/w photos. Printed on pale green paper. Slip case is better than very good - just some light fading to edges.
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A SHROPSHIRE LAD
Written by A.E. Housman. Illustrated by Robin Bell Corfield.
Stock no. 2129746
Published by Guild Publishing. 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. Contents are excellent.
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JOHN BETJEMAN SELECTED POEMS
Written by John Betjeman; Alan Powers. Illustrated by Peter Bailey.
Stock no. 2129708
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 2005. Nearly fine condition.

Pictorial paper boards, black titles with yellow highlighting. Blue endpapers with b/w illustration to centre. B/w and colour illustrations. Slip case is better than very good.
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CHEPSTOW A POEM
Written by Edward Davies; Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 2129636
Published by The Chepstow Society. 1st 1967. Very good condition.

1011 copies printed. Card wrap booklet. 19 pages. Staples to binding have rusted - some rust marks to spine.
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2129425
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1909. Very good condition.

A wonderful edition of this classic poem beautifully illustrated with 20 colour tipped in plates with tissue guards. Cream cloth boards with gilt decorations and titles. 11.25 x 8.75". Spine is browned, with a few scuffs and small nicks. Bumping to corners. Grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Some foxing throughout. A couple of repaired margin tears. All plates are present, two have corner creases; but still bright.
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A DOZEN DOGS OR SO
Written by Patrick R. Chalmers. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1817337
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1928. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth, dark brown titles. A selection of verses which have appeared in 'Punch', all of which are about dogs. Twelve colour plates plus frontis plus b/w illustrations. 47 pages. Boards grubby. Gift inscription to front endpaper. Foxing to half-title page. Some hinges pulled.
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