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SONNETS
Written by William Shakespeare.
Stock no. 2136608
Published by A.C. Curtis. 1902. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards. This edition of Shakespeare's Sonnets has been carefully corrected and compared with the original edition published in 1609. The only alteration mae has been the correction of a few obvious misprints. Covers are a little bowed. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.

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SOUTH AND EAST
Written by John Masefield. Illustrated by Jacynth Parsons.
Stock no. 1322373
Published by The Medici Society. 1st 1929. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Limited to 2750 copies. Grey cloth, black vignette and silver titles to front cover. Story in verse set in the time of King Arthur. 6 colour mounted plates (set onto grey card with paper guards). 23 pages. Spine and corners bumped, some foxing to cover edges. Foxing, mainly at textblock. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with tape repairs on verso, slightly grubby, section to top front spine corner has been reinserted and afixed with tape on verso.

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THE SONGS AND SONNETS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1322269
Published by Duckworth & Co.. 1st 1915. Almost very good condition.

12 glorious tipped-in colour plates. 2 turquoise plates plus decorations on every page. Red cloth, gilt spine and blind decorations to covers. Turquoise pictorial endpapers. 239 numbered pages includes index of first lines. Spine and corners bumped with slight wear to corners. Spine slightly faded. There is spotting to the front cover and a few light marks to the rear cover. Some writing in ink to verso of front free-endpapers. Some foxing to contents and textblock else contents clean.

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PEACOCK PIE
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Claude Lovat Fraser.
Stock no. 1322203
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1924. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and peacock vignette to front. 127 numbered pages. 16 colour plates. Spine and corners bumped, some slight scuffing to covers. Front cover is slightly warped. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Foxing to contents and light browning to endpapers.

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THE ART OF LOVE
Written by Ovid; Publius Ovidius Naso; James Michie. Illustrated by Grahame Baker.
Stock no. 2136223
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Cream cloth, gilt title to spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. Slight rubbing/scuffing to pictorial onlay on front cover. 4th printing. Slip case is very good.

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BIRDS NEST: POEMS
Written by John Clare.
Stock no. 2136098
Published by The Mid Northumberland Arts Group. 1973. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Poems about birds. Brown & white illustration from A History of British Birds. Vol. I: Land Birds, by Thomas Bewick, 6th ed., 1826. Square format. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 70 pages. ISBN: 09501109X. Spine and edges are faded. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and small nicks; some grubby marks.

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COLERIDGE
Written by Andrew Lang; Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Illustrated by Patten Wilson.
Stock no. 2136069
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1898. Good condition.

Green cloth with dark green titles and decorations. Selections From The Poets Series. B/w plates. Split to top one inch of spine, which is also browned. Bumping along cover edges. Foxing and browning throughout.

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INFERNO
Written by Dante Alighieri; Henry Francis Cary; Robin Hamlyn. Illustrated by William Blake.
Stock no. 1823016
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Brown leather spine with gilt titles. Pale blue silk moire sides. Top edge brown. Superb colour plates by Blake. Translated by Cary with an introduction by Hamlyn. Brown leather spine is lightly rubbed to tail, possibly very, very lightly sunned. Otherwise a fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly faded to top plain side and lightly scuffed.

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CHRISTOPHER MARLOWE: POET & SPY
Written by Park Honan.
Stock no. 2135925
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2005. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark covers with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780198186953. Foxing to outer page edges. Some edge-creasing to wrapper.

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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Omar Khayyam; Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2135911
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1983. Nearly fine condition.

Limited edition, black leather covers with gilt titles and decorations; raised bands to spine. Silk endpapers. 20 tipped-in, tissue-guarded colour plates. All edges gilt. Light wear to gilt to outer page edges. Contents are excellent!

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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Omar Khayyam; Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2135909
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1983. Slightly better than very good condition.

Limited edition, black leather covers with gilt titles and decorations; raised bands to spine. Silk endpapers. 20 tipped-in, tissue-guarded colour plates. All edges gilt. Couple of small scuff marks to front cover. Wear to some gilt on outer page edges.

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JOKEBY, BURLESQUE ON ROKEBY
Written by John Roby.
Stock no. 2135877
Published by Thomas Tegg. 1813. Fair condition.

Leather spine and corners. Blue boards. A Poem, In Six Cantos By An Amateur Of Fashion. 8th edition, corrected and enlarged. Colour frontis. Much of leather spine and corners are chipped away/worn away and missing. Stitching to binding can be seen through spine. Covers are grubby and foxed. Prelims are almost detached. Foxing and page browning. Musty smell to book.

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