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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.

 

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Barry MacSweeney

Just 22 and Don’t Mind Dyin’


Published by Curiously Strong 1971

Edition 1st

Condition Good

= Curiously Strong IV.3/4. Includes MacSweeney & Elaine Randell ‘Twelve Poems and a Letter’. A4 mimeo side-stapled in paper covers. Somewhat dog-eared but internally very good.

Price £20.00


34pp


List ref
WB2054

Tom Mandel

Erat


Published by Burning Deck 1981

Edition 1st   Limitation 309/450

Condition Fine

Wrappers in dustjacket.

Price £15.00


32pp


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WB2021

Tom Mandel

EncY


Published by Tuumba 1978

Edition 1st   Limitation 235/450

Condition Near fine

Wrappers slightly bruised at edges otherwise fine.

Price £15.00


24pp


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WB2022

E.A. Markham

Living in Disguise


Published by Anvil 1986

Edition 1st

Condition Fine

Wrappers.

Price £10.00


117pp


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WB2152

Christopher Marlowe

The Tragicall History of Doctor Faustus


Published by Golden Hours Press London 1932

Edition 1st thus   Limitation 44/250

Format  Quarto   Condition Near fine

With engravings by Blair Hughes-Stanton. Uncut edges somewhat darkened & slightly dusty. Original half-morocco with gilt, marbled cloth.

Price £295.00


List ref
WB775

Christopher Marlowe

The Works

Ed. G. Robinson

Published by William Pickering London 1826

Edition 1st collected

Format  Octavo   Condition Very good

Top edge gilt. 19th century half morocco, scuffed at edges, top compartment of Volume I mostly lost, small loss at head of Volume III backstrip. Joints tender. Marbled boards rubbed. Pages clean & bright throughout.

Price £295.00


List ref
WB405

Robert Bernard Martin

With Friends Possessed: A Life of Edward FitzGerald


Published by Faber 1985

Edition 1st

Condition Very good

Cloth in slightly rubbed price-clipped dustjacket.

Price £16.00


313pp


List ref
WB1166

Andrew Marvell

Miscellaneous Poems


Published by Nonesuch London 1923

Edition 1st thus   Limitation 133/825

Condition Good

Reprinted from the British Museum copy including the suppressed pages 116-131 and 140-144. Gilt-decorated mock-vellum-covered boards. Internally fine but uncut edges dusty and darkened, covers darkened heavily at spine and with 1-inch bump to upper fore-edge. Small neat inscription on endpaper.

Price £55.00


152pp


List ref
WB1951

 

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