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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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Frank O'Hara

Standing Still and Walking in New York

Ed. Donald Allen

Published by Grey Fox [1981]

Edition 1st, paperback issue

Condition Near fine

Wrappers faintly darkened and faded at spine.

Price £35.00


184pp


List ref
WB1686

Maggie O'Sullivan

Unofficial Word


Published by Galloping Dog 1988

Edition 1st

Condition Fine

Cover by the author. Wrappers.

Price £12.00


44pp


List ref
WB1466

Gil Ott

The Children


Published by Tamarisk 1981

Edition 1st   Limitation 250

Condition Near fine

With graphics by Janice Merendino. Wrappers discoloured at spine, small bruise bottom corner, otherwise fine.

Price £10.00


20pp


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WB2104

Gil Ott

Traffic Books I & II


Published by Singing Horse 1985

Edition 1st

Condition Fine

Wrappers in dustjacket.

Price £10.00


20pp


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WB2112

Thomas Parnell

Poems on Several Occasions. With the Life of Zoilus

and his Remarks on Homer’s Battle of the Frogs and Mice


Published by Thomas Ewing Dublin 1773

Edition Reprint

Format  Quarto   Condition Very good

Reprint of the 1770 edition with the Life by Dr Goldsmith. Headpiece portrait p.[1]. Contemporary calf, joints weakened, fragment lost on upper board. Internally near-fine with ample margins.

Price £95.00


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WB1952

Thomas Parnell

Poems on Several Occasions

Published by Mr. Pope


Published by B.Lintot London 1722

Edition 1st

Format  Octavo   Condition Very good

With verse dedication by Pope. D8 cancel. Some foxing & soiling. Name & date, 1770, on title page. Contemporary panelled calf, rebacked with most of the backstrip laid down. Wear to head of spine. Lacks label.

Price £100.00


List ref
WB407

Ian Patterson

Love Laughs at Locksmiths

with Martin Thom, Nick Totton

Published by Curiously Strong 1979

Edition 1st   Limitation 200

Condition Very good

A4 mimeo printed rectos only, side-stapled in illustrated upper card cover, lower paper. Peter Riley’s neat stamp on title page.

Price £15.00


22pp


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WB2173

Ian Patterson

More Follows

with Martin Thom, Nick Totton

Published by N.p. Cambridge 1977

Edition 1st   Limitation 100

Condition Near fine

A4 mimeo printed rectos only, side-stapled in paper wrappers with tape spine. Peter Riley’s neat stamp on title page.

Price £20.00


13pp


List ref
WB2174

 

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