West House Books

Second-hand bookshop

The West House second-hand bookshop handles poetry books & ephemera of all periods but specialises in modernist poetry published by small presses. This list represents a sample of our stock — in many cases we can offer more titles by all these poets.

 

sorted by  starting with    

<<Back  |  More>>

Search for books | See ordering information  

Percy Bysshe Shelley (translator)

Plato’s Banquet

Ed. Roger Ingpen

Published by Privately 1931

Edition 1st such   Limitation 100

Format  Octavo   Condition Very good

Including Shelley’s A Discourse on the Manners of the Ancient Greeks Relative to the Subject of Love and A Preface to The Banquet revised & enlarged by Roger Ingpen from MSS in the possession of Sir John C. R. Shelley-Rolls, Bart. Printed at the Curwen Press. Internally fine but original cloth considerably rubbed although sound and with gilt spine lettering still bright. Inscription on fly.

Price £60.00


116pp


List ref
WB1927

Robert Sheppard

Of Appearances: Two Sequences


Published by Supranormal / Rock Drill 1983

Edition 1st

Condition Fine

Mimeo, folded broadside on stiff card with 5 additional pages stapled in as issued.

Price £12.00


List ref
WB1859

Robert Sheppard

Private Number


Published by Northern Lights 1986

Edition 1st   Limitation 24/200

Condition Fine

4-panel gatefold.

Price £6.00


List ref
WB1860

Robert Sheppard

Daylight Robbery


Published by Ship of Fools 1990

Edition 1st

Condition Fine

Unbound in paper wrapper as issued.

Price £6.00


4pp


List ref
WB1862

Robert Sheppard

Liverpool Hugs and Kisses

with Robert Hampson

Published by Ship of Fools & Pushtika 2015

Edition 1st

Condition Fine

Wrappers. Cover image by Patricia Farrell.

Price £5.00


12pp


List ref
WB1865

Robert Sheppard

The Factory Island Poems


Published by Supranormal / Rock Drill [1981]

Edition 1st

Condition Fine

Mimeo, folded broadside on stiff card. Together with The Baconsthorpe Castle Poem, folded card with Merry Christmas message, n.d., with author’s signed dedication to Lee Harwood; and a mimeo A4 broadside of his poem Ghost Frames, folded twice and with his brief als to Harwood on verso.

Price £25.00


List ref
WB1753

Robert Sheppard

Returns: Texts 1980-84


Published by Textures 1985

Edition 1st

Condition Good

Wrappers. Author’s signed dedication to Lee Harwood dated Nov 12th 1985 on title page. Vertical bruise throughout.

Price £15.00


21pp


List ref
WB1754

Robert Sheppard

Daylight Robbery


Published by Stride 1990

Edition 1st

Condition Fine

Wrappers. Author’s signed dedication to Lee Harwood dated 16th Nov ‘90 on fly.

Price £18.00


60pp


List ref
WB1755

 

<<Back  |  More>>

Login