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Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1879. Hardcover. INSCRIbED BY THE AUTHOR. Very good in green cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and gilt decoration to head and foot of spine. Minor bumping to spine ends and corners. Front free end page is loose at the top, rear free end page has been removed. Author's insription written in pen on the second front end page reads "Charles E. Smith, With the kindest regards of the Author, June 6th 1879." Else is clean and bright with very light foxing throughout. 84 pages. dimensions: 7x 4 3/4. Poetry. POE306030. Very Good.
Philadelphia: Ferris Bros. 1890. Hardcover. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. 2nd edition. Very good in maroon cloth with gilt lettering. Upper third of top board a bit faded. Light wear at corners and ends of spine. Minor rubbing to boards. Author's inscription to front free end page reads "Clara L. (illegible last name), with the kindest regards of the Author, June 13 1891." Tissue guard frontis. Light finger prints to front free end page and paste down. Else is clean and bright. 101 pages. Poetry. POE1/5170. Very Good.
Baltimore: Contemporary Poetry, 1963. Hardcover. 1st edition presentation copy, signed by author inside cover. Near fine blue boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Minor fading to spine. Author;s inscription reads "For John, Loyal friend and best of companions in grim times and in gay. Richard, May 26, 1986."47 pages. Poetry. POE/9262. Very Good +.
Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1871. Hardcover. 8vo. Very good- in green cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Rubbing to exterior. bumping to corners and spine ends. Cracks to interior hinges. Inscription to previous owner dated 1876 to front free end page. Sporadic foxing and browning thoughout. Text is clean and bright. 152 pages. Poetry. POE3/3252. Very Good.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1882. Hardcover. Bound in the original brown cloth lettered and decorated in gold on the spine and front cover. Gentle bump to lower corners, light wear at the head of the spine, otherwise particularly bright and attractive. Slight browning to margins, else clean interior. 448 pages plus 16 pages of ads. POE/102516. Fine.
Boston: James R. Osgood & Co., 1871. Paperback. Original orange paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Minor fading and wear to edges and spine of wrappers. Minor bumping to top corner of text block. Else is clean and bright. copyright page is unopened. Illustrations throughout. 23 pages. POE/111516. Very Good.
London: MacMillan and Co., 1891. Hardcover. First edition. Original blue cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Light bumping to spine ends. Presentation copy, inscribed to Showell Rogers Esq, M.A. LLD. with the Author's kindest regards July 21st. 1891. Fine copy of this rare title. 175 pages. Poetry. POE/4103. Near Fine.
New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1924. Hardcover. VG in red cloth with title label on spine. Browning to title label. Some spots of discoloration to exterior. Inscription to front free end page and few lines of writing in pen to half title page and verso. Minor foxing to interior margins of several pages. Else is clean and bright. Selected and edited with an introduction by John Erskine. Poetry Anthology. POEANT01/020800. Very Good.
London: Elkin Mathews, 1896. Hardcover. First Edition. One of 500 copies of this scarce Elkin Mathews title. Inscribed with the author's real name, "To Aubrey Jones from Percy Addleshaw" with the inscription "Ex libris Ethel Annie Jones." Addleshaw (1866-1916) was an English writer and barrister. Bound in original parchment backed grey boards. Browning and staining to spine, label is chipped, and covers are marked and worn. Interior pages very good with attractive Pre-Raphaelite style illustration to title page. 75 pages. POE/102314. Very Good -.
Edinburgh: Privately printed for the Aungervyle Society, 1884. Paperback. Scarce, limited edition, #94 of 150 copies. Good plus 8vo. in original vellum wrappers, browned and moderately soiled, lightly wrinkled. Black linen tape spine w/string binding, tape loosened from front cover and front cover is nearly detached. Interior is lightly browned. Light soiling to title-page and final page. Deckle edges, lightly chipped. Text is bright and clean, no foxing or staining. In wraps. Poetry. POE/12163. Good +.
London: Elkin Mathews, 1896. Hardcover. Scarce First Edition.Emily Henrietta Hickey (1845-1923) was a successful Irish author and poet. At the beginning of her career she contributed to many magazines, including Cornhill Magazine, Longman's Magazine, and the Irish Monthly. With Frederick Furnivall she founded the Browning Society in 1881. Bound in original light green cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front board. Browning to spine and edges of boards with a few markings to rear board. Includes frontispiece illustration by Mary E. Swan with browned tissue guard. Ex-library from St. Mary's Clapham Library. There are no library markings aside from their modest bookplate which is affixed to the front pastedown. The interior is clean and bright. Very good conidition. 55 pages plus 20 pages of ads. POE/062910. Very Good.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. Hardcover. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Pale green cloth covered boards with embossed title to front board and gilt title to spine. Very slight fading to bottom and top edges of boards. Pristine interior. Ticket to Folger Poetry Series laid in. Pail green and black illustrated dust jacket with white title to front and spine panels. Slight toning to edges of inside of dust jacket. 93 pages. POET/120711. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket.