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THE RENAISSANCE: STUDIES IN ART AND POETRY
Written by Walter Pater; Michael Prodger.
Stock no. 1821591
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2013. Nearly fine condition.

Introduced by Michael Prodger. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine and blocked decoration to front. Colour illustrations. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase with a few light scuffs.

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SONNETS & POEMS (THE LETTERPRESS SHAKESPEARE)
Written by William Shakespeare; Colin Burrow.
Stock no. 1821550
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Fine condition.

Edited by Colin Burrow. Large format, includes a commentary volume, contained in solander case. Three-quarter bound in blue goatskin leather, blue marbled boards. Top edge gilt. Commentary volume is bound in blue cloth. Limited Edition of 1980. This is copy 309 of 1980. A beautiful set.

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PARADISE LOST
Written by John Milton; Peter Ackroyd; John Wain. Illustrated by William Blake.
Stock no. 1821530
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Green leather spine with gilt title. Peach silk moiree covered boards. Top edge coloured. A Poem In Twelve Books by Milton with a preface by Ackroyd, an introduction by Wain and colour illustrations by Blake. Third printing. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed and has a tiny nick to one corner.

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THE VISION OF PIERS THE PLOWMAN
Written by William Langland; Bernard O'Donoghue. Illustrated by Harry Brockway.
Stock no. 1821483
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2014. Nearly fine condition.

Middle English Text with the Donaldson Translation. A narrative poem. Introduced by Bernard O'Donoghue. Green leather spine with gilt title, brown cloth with pictorial gilt design to front. B/w illustrations. Top edge green. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase with a few faint scuff marks. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE ART OF LOVE
Written by Ovid; Publius Ovidius Naso; James Michie. Illustrated by Grahame Baker.
Stock no. 1320806
Published by Folio Society. 4th 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Cream cloth, gilt title to spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. Book itself is fine. There is a tiny dent to one edge of publisher's burgundy slipcase.

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INFERNO
Written by Dante Alighieri; Henry Francis Cary; Robin Hamlyn. Illustrated by William Blake.
Stock no. 2134502
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Fine condition.

Large format. Dark yellow cloth with brown line decorations. Top edge burgundy. Superb colour plates by Blake. Translated by Cary with an introduction by Hamlyn. Slip case is very good - some uneven fading to edges; a few marks and scuffs.

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SELECTED POEMS AND SONGS
Written by Robert Burns. Illustrated by Kit Russell.
Stock no. 1320783
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2015. Nearly fine condition.

Selected and introduced by John Burnside. Purple cloth spine with white title, purple and white decorated boards. Purple, black and white illustrations. Minimal rubbing to corners. Publisher's purple slipcase is very lightly scuffed/marked.

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SELECTED POEMS
Written by Rupert Brooke. Illustrated by Ed Kluz.
Stock no. 1320765
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2015. Nearly fine condition.

This edition is limited to 1750 copies for sale to members of The Folio Society. Blue leather spine with gilt title, decorated paper boards. Colour plates. Minimal rubbing to corners. Publisher's blue slipcase with pictorial onlay to front. This is copy no. 1065.

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THE EPIC OF GILGAMESH
Written by Andrew George. Illustrated by Francis Mosley.
Stock no. 1821430
Published by Folio Society. 2013. Nearly fine condition.

The Babylonian Epic Poem and Other Texts in Akkadian and Sumerian. Translated with an introduction by Andrew George. Brick-red, black and gold pictorial cloth. Colour illustrations. Third printing. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which has a few light scuffs.

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THE ART OF LOVE
Written by Ovid; Publius Ovidius Naso; James Michie. Illustrated by Grahame Baker.
Stock no. 1320732
Published by Folio Society. 4th 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Cream cloth, gilt title to spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. Book itself is fine. Contained in publisher's burgundy slipcase which is very faintly scored.

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A FOLIO ANTHOLOGY OF POETRY
Written by Carol Ann Duffy. Illustrated by Eri Griffin.
Stock no. 1821411
Published by Folio Society. 2010. Nearly fine condition.

Introduced by Carol Ann Duffy. Blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine and gilt vignettes. Blue endpapers. B/w illustrations to text. Second printing. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is slightly scuffed.

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INFERNO
Written by Dante Alighieri; Henry Francis Cary; Robin Hamlyn. Illustrated by William Blake.
Stock no. 2134456
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Dark yellow cloth with brown line decorations. Top edge burgundy. Superb colour plates by Blake. Translated by Cary with an introduction by Hamlyn. Bumping to bottom corner of front cover. Contents are fine! Slip case is very good - some bumping to corners, with a few marks.

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