The Brazen Head

Some Poetry



Door Into The Dark
by Seamus Heaney
Faber and Faber 1969 (first edition)
Hardback with dust-jacket. Near fine.
£250
Wintering Out
by Seamus Heaney
Faber and Faber 1972 (first edition)
Paper covers near fine except for faint traces of mug rings? to front wrapper.
£300
Death of a Naturalist
by Seamus Heaney
Faber and Faber 1966 (first edition)
Hardback with dust-jacket. Near fine.
£950


A Lume Spento and Other Early Poems
by Ezra Pound
Faber and Faber 1965 (first edition)
Hardback with dust jacket with two small tears and some wear to extremities
£50

Once Bitten Twice Bitten
by Peter Porter
Scorpion Press 1961 (first edition)
Hardback with dust-jacket. Near fine.
£45

The Collected Motor Verses
of W. H Charnock
Villiers Publications Limited 1959 (first edition)
Hardback with dust jacket. Near fine.
£45
Slow Newsreel of Man Riding Train
by Robert Nichols
City Lights Books 1962 (first edition)
Paperback. Near fine.
£25
Ice on the Live Rail
by Arthur Wolseley Russell
Scorpion Press 1963 (first edition)
Hardback with dust-jacket. Signed limited edition. Near fine.
£25

Smile, Ichabold by Hugo Manning
Holograph.The poem was privately printed in 1944 by the
Curwen Press, London in an edition limited to 100 copies.
Quarter-bound w blue cloth boards and blue leather spine w gilt title.

Hand-coloured decoration precedes title page; title page also decorated in blue ink only.
Poem hand-written in blue ink by the author and signed at end.
A few marks here and there but generally clean, tight and bright, a lovely copy.
£95
Staying at Ballisodare
by Patrick Wilson
Scorpion Press 1960 (first edition)
Paperback, lightly foxed in places. Signed, limited edition. Very good.
£30
The Broken Places
by George MacBeth
Scorpion Press 1963 (first edition)
Hardback with dust-jacket in near fine condition.
£15

David Dancing by Harold Morland
The Ark Press. 1961
Hardback with dust-jacket. Limited edition. Near fine.
Illustrated by Mort Baranoff
£50
American Child by Paul Engle
The Curtis Publishing Company, no date (first edition)
Hardback in dust-jacket. Near fine. Signed.
£10
The Painting Room and other poems
by Kevin Crossley-Holland
Hutchinson 1988
Working copy with a few loose pages, pencil annotations and Crossley-Hollandís book-plate.
£30

Later Poems by W. B. Yeats
Macmillan and Co Ltd 1922 (first edition)
Hardback. Very good.
£35
On Approval by Kevin Crossley-Holland
Outposts Publications 1961
Pamphlet signed by the author
Some fading and foxing to exterior
£30
Petal & Stone
by Kevin Crossley-Holland
The Sceptre Press 1975
Limited edition pamphlet no 82 of 200
Signed by the author
In very good condition
£20

Poems 1937-1942 by David Gascoyne
PL Nicholson and Watson 1943 (first edition)
Hardback. Very good . Signed limited edition.
Illustrated by Graham Sutherland
£85
Sonnets by Roger Hobdell
Scorpion Press 1962 (first edition)
Hardback with dust jacket. Near fine. Signed limited edition.
£30
Poems and Drawings in Mud Time by John Best
Illustrated by Rigby Graham
Orpheus Press 1960 (first edition)
Hardback. Limited edition. Near fine.
£25

The It and the Odyssey of Henry Miller by Hugo Manning
Enitharmon Press 1972
Hardback. Fine. Signed, limited edition
£60


Modigliani by Hugo Manning
Enitharmon Press 1976
Hardback. Fine. Signed limited edition.
£40


Poems on Several Occasions by Joseph Addison
1775
Hardback. Very good.
£60
Poems 1929 by Robert Graves
Seizin Press 1929, SIGNED no 162 of 225 of Seizen Three.
A hardback without dust jacket, having olive green cloth boards which are patchily faded with a faint mark to the front. Internally, both free end papers are lightly tanned, otherwise bright and clean, a very good copy.
£160