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Kaleidograph; A National Magazine of Poetry. 18 assorted issues from June 1932 to February, 1943.

Dallas: The Kaleidograph Press, 1932-1943. Paperback. Includes all 12 issues from 1933. Very good in wraps; a few issues have slight fading or damp staining at the top edge. Poetry/Periodicals PER1/03061. Very Good.
[Book #6586]
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2.

The Psychic Adventures of Derek Acorah

Element, 2004. Paper Wrappers. 8vo. Black paper wrappers gilt title to front panel and blue/white title to spine. Photographic portait of Acorah to front and spine panels. Minor scuffing to panels and very minor wear to edges, else fine. Pristine interior with tight binding. 253 pp. MYTH/042205. Near Fine.
[Book #15999]
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3.

Donata and Other Poems

Baltimore: John B. Piet, 1881. Hardcover. SCARCE. Good in original red cloth boards with gilt title and decoration to spine and front cover. Covers are dampstained and lightly soiled. There is a large split to binding after front endpage and a few smaller splits within textblock. Front pastedown is loose near hinge. Frontispiece illustration and each poem begins with a decorative initial. Writing in pencil on front endpage, else clean interior. Slight musty smell. 96 pages. POE/121013. Good.
[Book #27324]
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4.

Love and the Luxembourg

New York: Covici, Friede, Inc. 1930. Hardcover. Number 223 of 475 printed in this edition, signed by author and designer F. Warde. In slipcase. Slipcase is very good, with a bit of bumping to corners and rubbing along edges. Book has slightly faded spine, Minor foxing throughout, but is otherwise near fine. Top edge of pages in gilt. Poetry. POE1/3100. Very Good.
[Book #7365]
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5.

Love and the Luxembourg

New York: Covici, Friede, 1930. Hardcover. NUMBER 145 OF 475 NUMBERED COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND BY THE DESIGNER. 8vo. Maroon cloth covered boards with gilt flower to front board and faded title to spine. Minor wear to spine ends and corners. Light foxing to interior though text is clean and bright. 53 pages. POET/072910. Very Good +.
[Book #23896]
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6.

Verses in Scotch

Madison: R.F. Milne, 1903. Paperback. Vg in wraps. Poetry. POE112031. Very Good.
[Book #10955]
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7.

Never Mind: Twenty Poems and Stories

Jerusalem: Ibis Editions, (2002). Paperback. SCARCE. 3rd printing. 12mo. Beige paper wrappers with dark green title to front and spine panels. Pristine interior. 127 pages. POET/010412. Fine in wraps.
[Book #25553]
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8.

Image and Meaning: Metaphoric Traditions in Renaissance Poetry

Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1968. Hardcover. Near fine in very good+ pictorial dust jacket, enlarged edition. Poetry. POE1/02242. Near Fine in Very Good + DJ.
[Book #7254]
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9.

The Fall of the City

New York: Farrar and Rinehart, Inc, (1937). Hardcover. Very good orange pape covered boards with black title to front board. Minor browning to end pages. Contains some writings of previous owner. Poetry. POE2/12060. Very Good.
[Book #6404]
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10.

Matthew Arnold's Notebooks

London: Smith, Elder & Co. 1902. Hardcover. Preface by Mrs. Wodehouse. 8vo. Very good in white cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Spine darkened. Minor rubbing to boards and wear to spine ends. First edition. Frontis portrait of Arnold. Interior is clean and bright. Poetry. POE2/12290. Very Good.
[Book #6409]
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11.

Poetical Works of Matthew Arnold

London: Macmillan and Company, 1893. Hardcover. Vg in green cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Thick 8vo. Bumping to edges and a few spots of wear to cloth on spine. frontis./510 pp.+ads Poetry. POE1/3082. Very Good.
[Book #12786]
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12.
Poets and the Past: An Anthology of Poems, and Objects of Art of the Pre-Columbian Past

Poets and the Past: An Anthology of Poems, and Objects of Art of the Pre-Columbian Past

New York: Andre Emmerich Gallery, (1959). Hardcover. INSCRIBED BY LEE BOLTIN. 1 on 1500 copies published. 8vo. Off-white cloth backed black cloth covered boards with black title to spine. Slight yellowing to spine. Photographer's inscription to front free end page reads "For Jay: Something for the past with much for the future. Always, Lee 11/11/59." Else is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. Black illustrated dust jacket with white title to front and spine panels. Minor rubbing and creasing dust jacket. 63 pages. Poetry. POET/010313. Near Fine in Very Good DJ.
[Book #26509]
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13.
Thank You, Fog

Thank You, Fog

London: Faber & Faber, 1974. Hardcover. W. H. Auden (1907-1973) is one of the great writers of the 20th century. He was a prolific writer throughout his life, publishing hundreds of poems as well as essays and reviews. This compilation was published posthumously; however, according to the introduction, Auden had compiled the poems, decided on a title, and had written a dedication. This beautiful copy is in fine condition in the fine original black and grey dust jacket. The title and author are on the front cover and a photograph of Auden is on the back. The book is bound in light blue cloth with a darker blue spine. 57 pages. POE/090908. Fine in Fine Dust Jacket.
[Book #21105]
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14.

The Quest of the Holy Grail

Boston, Curtis & Cameron, 1902. Hardcover. VG in beige cloth Folklore and Mythology. MYT108131. Very Good.
[Book #7455]
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15.

New England Harvest

Bloomington: Indiana UP, 1953. Hardcover. Review copy, with review slip and photo of Babcock included. Fine in near fine dustjacket, just slightly faded around edges. New England - Poetry. POE1/3010. Fine in Near Fine DJ.
[Book #7001]
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16.

The Legend of Quincibald

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1928. Hardcover. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. 8vo. In black cloth covered boards with gilt title stamp to spine and gilt and blind stamp to front board. Minor fading to spine and slight shelfwear to board edges. Interior is mostly clean and bright with only slight aging to endpapers. Inscribed by author on FFEP. 76pp. POE/051304. Very Good +.
[Book #349]
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17.

Festus: A Poem

Boston: Benjamin B. Mussey & Co. 1848. Hardcover. 8vo. Brown cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine and intricate gilt design to boards and spine. Wear to edges and spine ends including chipping and small open and closed tears to spine ends. Boards visible at corners due to bumping. Minor foxing and browning throughout though text remains bright. Includes interesting full color frontis piece with intact tissue guard. Full gilt edges. 416 pages. Poetry. POET/022409. Very Good.
[Book #21454]
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18.

Verses

Emma Putnam Bancroft, 1921. Hardcover. VG in brown suede covered wraps with green lettering on front cover. Signed by the author. First edition. Each page decorated with green illustrated border frame device; pp. 110. Dimensions: 9 1/4 x 6 1/2. Poetry. POE110270. Very Good.
[Book #7313]
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19.

A Quest for Song

Boston: Little Brown & Company, 1915. LIMITED EDITION. Hardcover. Thin 8vo. Limited to 500 numbered copies and SIGNED BY AUTHOR. 3/4 white cloth backed blue paper covered boards with gilt title to spine and front board. Charming illustration of a tree in gilt to front board. Minor browning to spine and to edges of boards. Minor browning to endpages, else interior is very clean. Tight binding. POE/102005. Very Good.
[Book #16892]
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20.
Genealogical Account of the Barclays of Urie. For Upwards of Seven Hundred Years: with Memoirs of Colonel David Barclay, and His Son Robert Barclay, Author of the Apology for the People called Quakers. also letters that passed between him and the Duke of York.

Genealogical Account of the Barclays of Urie. For Upwards of Seven Hundred Years: with Memoirs of Colonel David Barclay, and His Son Robert Barclay, Author of the Apology for the People called Quakers. also letters that passed between him and the Duke of York.

London: [John Herbert], 1812. Hardcover. Very good in blue paper spine and pink marbled paper covered boards with title label to front cover. The corners are lightly bumped, edges and spine ends a bit worn, and the front hinge is slightly cracked. Rubbing to title label. Bookplate of Ronald Taylor and Jennie Waters Abercrombie of Baltimore, MD. Antiquated previous owner signature in pen to top of title page. A few spots of foxing to the interior; otherwise, the interior is clean. 98 pages. History. HIST01/120799. Very Good.
[Book #3903]
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21.
The Ingoldsby Legends; or Mirth and Marvels

The Ingoldsby Legends; or Mirth and Marvels

Philadelphia: Porter and Coates, Circ.1890. Hardcover. 8vo. Three quarter leather backed marbled paper covered boards with maroon and gilt title to spine. Five compartments to spine with gilt tooling. Rubbing to hinges and to leather corners. Wear to edges. Marbled end pages and full marbled edges. Clean interior with illustrations. An attractive binding. 590 pages. OCC/040307. Very Good.
[Book #19256]
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22.

Flower Fairies of the Autumn, A Celebration

London: Frederick Warne, (2002). Hardcover. 4to. Fine in white illustrated dust jacket with brown title to front and spine panels. 77 pages. Occult, Myth and Magic. OCC/101309. Fine in Fine Dust Jacket.
[Book #22714]
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23.

Familiar Quotations

Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1956. Hardcover. Thick 8vo. Green cloth boards with red and gilt title to spine and front board. Scuffing to boards. Clean, tight interior. 1614 pp. REF/012405. Very Good.
[Book #15531]
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24.

Icelandic Lyrics: Originals and Translations

Reykjavik: Porhallur Bjarnarson, 1930. Hardcover. Vg- in lightly soiled tan boards/short 8vo./illus./in English & Icelandic/text bright & clean/267 pp. Poetry. POE/5172. Very Good -.
[Book #14455]
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25.

Select Poems Divine and Humane

Bloombury: The Nonesuch Press, 1928. Paperback. Thin 8vo. 755 of 1250 copies. Flexible vellum wrappers with author's last name to spine. Clean interior with unopened pages. Minor rubbing to wrappers. Housed in a beige paper covered slipcase with minor browning. POE/041107. Very Good.
[Book #19566]
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