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The Lion Book of Christian Poetry, Alexander, Pat
1 Alexander, Pat The Lion Book of Christian Poetry
Lion Publications 1981 0856483133 / 9780856483134 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Near Fine Illustrated with drawings . 
Spine of wrapper sun-faded. 4to: 125pp including index . A treasury of poems and the stories of their writers 195838 
Price: 6.26 GBP
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Indian Poetry, Arnold, Edwin (editor and translator)
2 Arnold, Edwin (editor and translator) Indian Poetry
Trubner & Co 1881 First edition Hardback without dust wrapper Good Reading Copy 
Considerable cover wear, notably at spine ends and corners. Archival tape repair to pp 142-144. Pages untrimmed. Binding a little slack. 270pp: Containing a new edition of the Indian Song of Songs, from the Sanskrit of the Gita Govinda of Jayadeva; Two books from The Iliad of India (Mahabharata); Provincial Wisdom from the Shlokas of the Hiopadesa; and other oriental poems 737057 
Price: 11.00 GBP
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3 Auden, W H (ed) The Oxford Book of Light Verse
Geoffrey Cumberledge Oxford University Press 1952 Hardback without dust wrapper Good to Very Good 
slight fading to boards and spine. Eps foxed. 198484 
Price: 6.75 GBP
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The Moral Compass: Stories for a Life's Journey, Bennett, William J
4 Bennett, William J The Moral Compass: Stories for a Life's Journey
Simon & Schuster 1995 0684803135 / 9780684803135 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with Dust Wapper. Fine. Very Good. 
Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) rubbed on front panel. 824pp An anthology of poetry and prose, with notes by Bennett. An inspiring and instructive companion volume to 'The Book of Virtues' Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. WE WILL NOT ASK YOU FOR EXTRA SHIPPING/POSTAGE 623075 
Price: 16.20 GBP
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The Booklover's Almanac, Brittain, Robert (Compiler and editor)
5 Brittain, Robert (Compiler and editor) The Booklover's Almanac
Harper Perennial 1991 0060974095 / 9780060974091 Paperback UNREAD - Light shelf wear only Illustrated in black-and-white 
A lovely anthology, in an unusual format, in that Dr Brittain has identifies each day of the year with a literary event, with a page of appropriate verse or prose. 585035 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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Singing In Tune With Time: Stories And Poems About Ageing, Cairns, Elizabeth (ed)
6 Cairns, Elizabeth (ed) Singing In Tune With Time: Stories And Poems About Ageing
Virago Press Ltd 1993 1853816337 / 9781853816338 Trade Paperback. UNREAD - (Light Shelf Wear only) 
254 pp. Previous owner's inscription on title page. 631222 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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7 Collins. V H (Compiler) A Book of Narrative Verse
Oxford University Press 1969 Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Good 
wrapper worn - owners inscription in biro on front endpaper 199259 
Price: 3.15 GBP
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8 Cunliffe, John W.; J. F. A. Pyre; Karl Young (eds) Century Readings in English Literature
Century Publishing Co 1929 Third Edition Hardback no dust wrapper Very Good 
A useful anthology of the best of English poetry and prose from Beowulf through to Aldous Huxley and D H Lawrence 115300 
Price: 7.20 GBP
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9 Davies, W H An Anthology of Short Poems
Jonathan Cape 1938 First Edition thus Hardback without dust wrapper Good 
Originally published in 1930 as Jewels of Song. Bookplate on front endpaper 198512 
Price: 10.80 GBP
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10 Elkin, Judith (ed) The New Golden Land Anthology
Kestrel Books 1983 0722650852 First Edition thus Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated by Vanessa Julian-Ottie and others 
115383 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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The Vale That Inspired Pendon: Early Impressions, England, Roye
11 England, Roye The Vale That Inspired Pendon: Early Impressions
Privately Printed 1987 First Edition Hardback no dust wrapper Very Near Fine Illustrated with map on last page of how to get to the museum 
The author was founder of what is now the Pendon Museum of Miniature Landscape and transport. This is some of his poetry and prose. Spine sunned. 504116 
Price: 31.50 GBP
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12 Fiedler,H. G. (editor) A Book of German Verse - From Luther to Liliencron.
Oxford at the Clarendon Press / Oxford Universitats-verlag 1937 Hardback no Dust Wrapper Very Good 
With intro, outlines of German versification, and notes. Owners name on front endpaper. Book has two title pages one in English and one in German. Verse in German gothic type. Introduction and notes in Roman type 116636 
Price: 4.28 GBP
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13 Garry, Rupert Garry's Elocutionist - Selections in prose and verse adapted for recitation and reading.
Marcus Ward 1889 Fifth Edition Hardback with pictorial cover Good reading copy 
Grey cloth decorated covers with black and orange lettering depicting a speaker 116254 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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A Book of Faith, Goudge, Elizabeth
14 Goudge, Elizabeth A Book of Faith
Hodder and Stoughton 1976 0340194006 / 9780340194003 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Good to Very Good 
Wrapper shows signs of wear and is price clipped. 351pp including index . Selections from the world's greatest poets on faith. 755084 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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The Garden Book of Verse [SIGNED COPY], Griffith, William and Mrs John Walton Paris [Frances Johnstone Paris]
15 Griffith, William and Mrs John Walton Paris [Frances Johnstone Paris] The Garden Book of Verse [SIGNED COPY]
NY: William Morrow and Company 1932 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper. Very Good 
Some shelf wear and fading to covers. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY Mrs Paris To Mrs Comley, from / Frances Johnstone Paris / with cordial and / Friendly greetings. / March thirtieth 1932. 117533 
Price: 10.80 GBP
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16 Hedley, Alistair Treasury of Poetry
Parragon 2000 0752535676 / 9780752535678 First Edition Hardback with pictorial boards and matching dust w Fine Fine Richly illustrated by Kate Aldous, Claire Henley, Anna Cynthia Leplar, Kare Perrins, Jane Tattersfield and Sara Walker. 
A lovely anthology of poetry for young and old alike. Would make a wonderful gift for an imaginative child. 115526 
Price: 7.43 GBP
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A Bouquet For a Bride, Heseltine G. C. (compiler and editor)
17 Heseltine G. C. (compiler and editor) A Bouquet For a Bride
Hollis and Carter 1951 First Edition Hardback no dust wrapper Very good With drawings and decorations by William Littlewood 
Normal shelf wear only: A nice anthology of prose and verse on the themes of love and marriage. 572061 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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18 Hope, David The Fireside Book of David Hope; 1979. A Picture and a poem for every mood
D C Thomson 1979 Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Very Good (clipped) Beautifully Illustrated in colour throughout 
front endpaper missing. 115637 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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19 Howell, Anthony (Selected by) Erotic Lyrics
Studio Vista 1970 0289798191 / 9780289798195 First Edition thus Paperback UNREAD 
A small selection from four centuries of love poems concerned with desires of the body, from Christopher Marlowe to e e cummins. 64pp 116494 
Price: 4.28 GBP
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20 Kerr Philip ( Editor) The Penguin Book of Fights, Feuds And Heartfelt Hatreds - An Anthology of Antipathy
Viking 1992 0670840203 / 9780670840205 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Fine Very Near Fine price clipped 
An anthology of spite. Very light shelf wear to wrapper 118241 
Price: 6.98 GBP
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