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Poetry

Poetry books



The King of Christmas
by Carol Ann Duffy, Ill. by Lara Hawthorne


Published: Picador, 2016

Fine in fine wrapper. Latest Christmas special from the Poet Laureate. Signed by the author.

Price: £8.99

The King of Christmas by Carol Ann Duffy


Aeneid Book VI
by Seamus Heaney


Published: Faber, 2016

Fine in fine wrapper. Final work by the great poet and a book close to his heart. Re-printed within a week and extremely scarce in first edition.

Price: £45.00

Aeneid Book VI by Seamus Heaney


Aeneid Book VI
by Seamus Heaney


Published: Faber, 2016

Fine collectors' edition in publishers brown paper. Final work by the great poet and a book close to his heart. The first trade edition is scarce as the book was re-printed within a week; this is the first edition with illustrated boards and quarter-bound in fabric. There is no formal limitation, but according to the publisher 150 were printed.

Price: £75.00

Aeneid Book VI by Seamus Heaney


District and Circle
by Seamus Heaney


Published: Faber, 2006

Fine in fine wrapper.

Price: £20.00

District and Circle by Seamus Heaney


Stepping Stones
by Seamus Heaney, Dennis O'Driscoll


Published: Faber, 2008

Fine in fine wrapper. Interviews with Seamus Heaney. Signed by O'Driscoll and Heaney.

Price: £275.00

Stepping Stones by Seamus Heaney


Birthday Letters
by Ted Hughes


Published: Faber, 1998

Fine in like wrapper. Extraordinary collection and winner of the Forward Poetry Prize, the T. S. Eliot Prize for Poetry, the Whitbread Poetry and Whitbread British Book of the Year prizes

Price: £22.00

Birthday Letters by Ted  Hughes


One Thousand Things Worth Knowing
by Paul Muldoon


Published: Faber, 2015

Fine limited edition. Latest collection by prize-winning poet. Limited to 75 copies and signed by Muldoon.

Price: £150.00

One Thousand Things Worth Knowing by Paul Muldoon


A Herring Famine
by Adam O'Riordan


Published: Chatto & Windus, 2017

Fine paperback original, as issued. Second collection by acclaimed poet. Special price. Signed copy.

Price: £8.99

A Herring Famine by Adam O'Riordan


Falling Awake
by Alice Oswald


Published: Jonathan Cape, 2016

Fine limited, signed edition, in fine perspex slipcase. The celebrated poet's superb latest collection in signed form, limited to 100 numbered copies and covered in publisher's brown paper. This is a lovely limited edition that manages to be ethereal, ergonomic and coffee-table all at the same time! Costa 2016 poetry award winner.

Price: £125.00

Falling Awake by Alice Oswald


Falling Awake
by Alice Oswald


Published: Jonathan Cape, 2016

Fine paperback original, with French flaps, as issued. The celebrated poet's superb latest collection, into many reprints. Costa 2016 Poetry winner. Signed copy.

Price: £20.00

Falling Awake by Alice Oswald


Jackself
by Jacob Polley


Published: Picador, 2016

Fine paperback, in wraps as issued. Winner of the 2016 T S Eliot Poetry Prize and an excellent work. Scarce in first printing and particularly as a signed copy.

Price: £20.00

Jackself by Jacob  Polley


Grief is the Thing with Feathers
by Max Porter


Published: Faber, 2015

Fine proof. Excellent and original debut from Granta editor. Signed and dated copy.

Price: £10.00

Grief is the Thing with Feathers by Max  Porter


Grief is the Thing with Feathers
by Max Porter


Published: Faber, 2015

Fine in fine wrapper. Excellent and original debut from Granta editor. Now shortlisted for the Goldsmith's Prize and into a fifth printing, although this is a first printing. Signed and dated copy.

Price: £55.00

Grief is the Thing with Feathers by Max  Porter


Grief is the Thing with Feathers
by Max Porter


Published: Faber, 2015

Fine in fine wrapper. Excellent and original debut from Granta editor. Now shortlisted for the Goldsmith's Prize and into a fifth printing, although this is a first printing. Signed copy which has been personalised by the addition of 'Kronk, kronk, kronk...' which I am assuming is an approximation of the call of a crow!

Price: £30.00

Grief is the Thing with Feathers by Max  Porter


History: The Home Movie
by Craig Raine


Published: Penguin, 1994

Fine in fine wrapper. Signed and dated by the author.

Price: £16.00

History: The Home Movie by Craig  Raine

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