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The Ancient Mariner.

POGANY, Willy) COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor.

Published by London, George C. Harrap & Co., [1910] (1910)

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Item Description: London, George C. Harrap & Co., [1910], 1910. Quarto. Bound for the publishers by Morrell in full white vellum, elaborate gilt decorated spine and boards with highlighted colour. Some fading to colour on the spine, else a fine copy of this scarce book. With 20 tipped in plates, design layout, lettering, colour and monochrome illustrations by Willy Pogany. Signed on the limitation page by Willy Pogany. Signed Limited Edition. No. 23 of 25 copies only printed on Japanese vellum. Bookseller Inventory # 20224

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Lyrical Ballads

Wordsworth, William; Coleridge, Samuel Taylor

Published by T. N. Longman And O. Rees, London (1800)

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Item Description: T. N. Longman And O. Rees, London, 1800. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. FIRST COMPLETE EDITION (comprising the second edition of the first volume, and the first edition, first issue of the second volume). The preferred edition, for the second edition of the first volume contains the first printing of Wordsworth's famous Preface, "the revolutionary manifesto of the romantic poets of the next generation" and perhaps the most influential work of literary theory in the English language (Printing and the Mind of Man 256). "To the first edition of Lyrical Ballads, published jointly with Coleridge in 1798, Wordsworth prefixed an 'Advertisement' which asserted that the major number of the poems were 'to be considered as experiments' to determine 'how far the language of conversation in the middle and lower classes of society is adapted to the purposes of poetic pleasure.' In the second, two-volume edition of 1800, Wordsworth. expanded the Advertisement into a Preface which justified the new poetry not as experiments, but as exemplifying the principles of all good poetry. The Preface deserves its reputation as a revolutionary manifesto about the nature of poetry. [It serves] not only as a turning point in English criticism but also as a central document in modern culture" (Norton Anthology of English Literature). In addition to the first appearance of the Preface, the second edition contains all the poems in the first edition plus one additional poem in the first volume, and the first printing of the forty-one new poems in the second volume. The poems in Lyrical Ballads proved to be extraordinarily influential, for "no other book of poems in English so plainly announces a new literary departure" (Norton). Lyrical Ballads includes some of the most famous poems in the English language: in the the first volume appears Coleridge's "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner", "The Foster-Mother's Tale", "The Nightingale", "The Dungeon", and Wordsworth's "Lines written a few miles above Tintern Abbey", "The Thorn", "The Idiot Boy", "Simon Lee, the Old Huntsman", and "Lines written in early spring"; the second volume added many of Wordsworth's most characteristic works such as the "Lucy Poems", "The Old Cumberland Beggar", "Michael, a Pastoral", and others. London: T. N. Longman and O. Rees, 1800. Small octavo, contemporary full calf with original red and green morocco labels. Two volumes. Housed in custom half-leather box. Evidence of bookplates removed on pastedowns. Light spotting to five leaves in volume two, otherwise text exceptionally clean; a few skillful repairs to bindings, minor surface imperfection (noticeable only up-close, at an angle) to board of volume II. A rare copy in handsome contemporary calf of one of the most important books in English literature. Bookseller Inventory # 132

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THE RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER. [and as an accompanying work issued in the same volume] ROBERT PENN WARREN. A POEM OF PURE IMAGINATION: AN EXPERIMENT IN READING

CALDER, ALEXANDER, Illustrator. COLERIDGE, SAMUEL TAYLOR

Published by Reynal & Hitchcock, New York (1946)

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, New York, 1946. Hardcover. Inscribed to Surrealist Peter Blume byCalder, Malcolm Cowley, and Robert Penn Warren. 260 x 191 mm (10 1/4 x 7 1/2"). 4 p.l., 148 pp. Publisher's red cloth, in the original pictorial dust jacket. In a black buckram solander box with a red morocco label on the spine. With 29 black and white illustrations by Calder. WITH THREE IMPORTANT INSCRIPTIONS TO THE NEW YORK ARTIST PETER BLUME AND HIS WIFE EBIE--BY THE ILLUSTRATOR CALDER (who spells "Blume" with a "B" that is formed by two petals from a flower he's drawn), BY THE DEDICATEE, MALCOLM COWLEY, AND BY ROBERT PENN WARREN, the author of the essay on "Mariner" printed in this volume. Dust jacket with vertical abrasion on back panel and with many very small chips around the edges, cloth covers a little soiled, spine a bit faded, but the binding solid, the jacket certainly very good, and a fine copy internally. This is an obviously very special copy of the great Coleridge poem, inscribed to the noted Surrealist artist and his wife by three major figures in 20th century American culture: the artist Calder (1898-1976), whose stark Modernist drawings illuminate the tale; poet laureate Warren (1905-89), who contributes an acclaimed critical essay on the text here; and literary critic Cowley (1898-1989), who memorialized the Lost Generation of American expatriate writers in Paris in his book "Exile's Return." The former owners, Peter and Ebie Blume, were part of the artistic community that settled in Connecticut after the Second World War, and the four principals here--of a similar age and located in the same general area--were good friends. Russian-born Peter Blume (1906-92) and his wife (referred to by Cowley as "Peternebie") devoted their lives to his work and to their home and garden in Sherman, Connecticut. Calder's affectionate inscription (written when he was admittedly tipsy) reads, "with much love / to Peter & Ebie / Blume / from Sandy, / (in a slightly punctured condition) / Xmas 1950." Warren has written below it: "To Peter and Ebie -- all love and thanks / for the privilege of writing this fact[?] here-- / Red / April 24, 1985." Cowley, who served as Peter's best man at his wedding to Ebie, has written beneath the Calder portrait of himself and the dedication ("For Malcolm Cowley"): "No, mo[re?], for Peter and Ebie, / Malcolm, April 1985." This remark would seem to suggest that it was the last one made and that there would simply be "no mo" inscriptions logically left to be written by anyone. It is of particular interest that Warren and Cowley have signed the Blumes' volume some 35 years after Calder did and nine years after the latter's death; it is easy to conjure up an evening's conversation that would have featured reminiscences of the departed artist and speculate that perhaps such memories led to the appended inscriptions. Bookseller Inventory # ST11938b

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FAUSTUS: FROM THE GERMAN OF GOETHE

GOETHE, Johann Wolfgang von (COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor)

Published by Boosey Sons/Rodwell & Martin, London (1821)

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Item Description: Boosey Sons/Rodwell & Martin, London, 1821. Hardcover. First Edition. Thin octavo (5-3/4" x 9-1/8") bound in contemporary blue boards with a tan cloth spine and corners, recently rebacked with a new sympathetic cloth spine; viii, 86, (2) pages including the half title, a frontispiece engraved portrait of Goethe, and the list of plates by Retsch with the errata printed on the verso. The First Edition of the FIRST COMPLETE ENGLISH TRANSLATION of the first part of Goethe's Tragedy of Faust. The anonymous translation was originally credited to George Soane, but literary scholarship revealed in 2007 that Samuel Taylor Coleridge, the poet of tormented guilt and of the demonic and the supernatural, was the actual translator. There are several editions of this book; the one with the accompanying plates was issued after this edition without plates. All editions are quite scarce, especially this one and especially when complete. Coleridge claimed that he "had never put pen to paper as a translator of Faust," but in an 1820 letter Goethe stated that Coleridge was well underway with this translation. Light to moderate foxing. Near Fine and quite scarce. Bookseller Inventory # 013785

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LYRICAL BALLADS, WITH OTHER POEMS: IN TWO VOLUMES

WORDSWORTH, William (COLERIDGE, Samuel T.)

Published by James Humphreys, Philadelphia (1802)

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Item Description: James Humphreys, Philadelphia, 1802. Hardcover. First Edition. Two volumes bound in one in contemporary calf recently rebacked. The First American Edition printed from the Second London Edition and including the first printing of Coleridge's "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" in America. Shaw & Shoemaker, 3593. This copy sold at the George H. Conley sale, 12 January 1911, lot #1623. Armorial bookplate of William Richards Castle on the front pastedown and pencil signature on the front endpaper dated 1907 of American poet Alan Seeger who, as a member of the French Foreign Legion, was killed in action 4 July 1916 on the Somme at the age of 28. Seeger's poem, "I Have a Rendevous with Death, " was the most popular and widely-quoted American poem of World War I. In 1907 Seeger was a freshman at Harvard, and Castle's son was finishing his doctoral studies there. Also an early owner inscription on the front blank to Ann Wharton from "C. H. W." Volume 1, page 96 misnumbered "78"; volume 2, page 96 misnumbered "57." Wharton's name neatly excised on the blank margins of two text pages. Some staining on a few pages at the rear. Very Good or better and quite scarce. Bookseller Inventory # 014549

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Poems on Various Subjects

COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor

Published by London G.G. and J. Robinson (1796)

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Item Description: London G.G. and J. Robinson, 1796. Rare in a Contemporary Binding, in an Unrestored State COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor. Poems on Various Subjects. London: G.G. and J. Robinson, 1796. First edition of Coleridge's first published book of poetry. Small octavo (6 1/8 x 3 3/4 inches; 156 x 96 mm.). xvi, 188, [4, ads and errata] pp. Half-title, publisher's advertisements and errata all present. This title is often found without the ads and errata. Contemporary tree calf, in an unrestored state. Black morocco spine label. Spine stamped and lettered in gilt. Cover edges stamped in gilt. Very small amount of repair to spine. Corners slightly bumped. Spine label a bit rubbed. Signatures M and N a bit toned as usual. An excellent copy, complete and in an appropriate binding. Coleridge's first published book of poetry, and, apart from the first published act of The Fall of Robespierre, and the prose tracts, his first book. It had been Coleridge's original intention to increase the number of poems included to form two volumes and to dedicate them to Bowles. Sterling 185. Wise, Coleridge 8. HBS 65106. $7,500. Bookseller Inventory # 65106

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Poems Chosen out of the Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge

KELMSCOTT PRESS] | COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor | ELLIS, F.S. |

Published by Hammersmith: Sold by William Morris at the Kelmscott Press, 1896. (1896)

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Item Description: Hammersmith: Sold by William Morris at the Kelmscott Press, 1896., 1896. Coleridge's Poems[KELMSCOTT PRESS]. COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor. Poems Chosen out of the Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge. [Hammersmith: Sold by William Morris at the Kelmscott Press, 1896].One of 300 paper copies, out of a total edition of 308 copies. Octavo. ii, 100 pp. Printed in red and black in Golden type. Decorative borders and initials. Edited by F.S. Ellis.Original full limp vellum with blue silk ties. Spine lettered in gilt. A fine copy. Housed in a gray cloth slipcase."As to the Coleridge-Keats question, you don't quite understand the position I think. Keats was a great poet who sometimes nodded: we don't want to make a selection of his works. Coleridge was a muddle-brained metaphysician, who by some strange freak of fortune turned out a few real poems amongst the dreary flood of inanity which was his wont. It is these real poems only that must be selected, or we burden the world with another useless book. Christabel only just comes in because the detail is fine; but nothing a hair's breadth worse must be admitted. There is absolutely no difficulty in choosing, because the difference between his poetry and his drivel is so striking" (William Morris to F.S. Ellis - undated letter).Clark Library, Kelmscott and Doves, p. 44-45. Peterson A38. Ransom, Private Presses, p. 329, no. 38. Sparling 38. Tomkinson, p. 117, no. 38. Bookseller Inventory # 01309

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The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.

POGANY, Willy) COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor.

Published by New York, Thomas Y. Crowell and Co., [1910] (1910)

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Item Description: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell and Co., [1910], 1910. Quarto. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full terracotta morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, single rule to boards gilt, pictorial block to upper boards gilt, inner dentelles gilt, plain black endpapers, all edges gilt. A fine copy. Colour plates tipped in. Design, layout, lettering, colour and monochrome illustrations by Willy Pogany. Limited Edition, numbered 114 of 525 copies, signed by Willy Pogany. Arguably Pogany's best work and a well illustrated edition of Coleridge's masterpiece. Bookseller Inventory # 40660

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Christabel: Kubla Khan, a vision; The pains of sleep

COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor

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Item Description: John Murray, London, 1816. Tall octavo; text clean and bright, edges trimmed slightly; fine copy in full tan calf, gilt, by Sangorski and Sutcliffe. In Xanadu. A beautiful copy of this important book: first edition, with the half-title but without the advertisement leaves. 'Coleridge alone among English writers is in the front rank at once as poet, as critic and as philosopher' (DNB). His reputation rests partly on his efforts to represent the supernatural in verse; the centrepiece of this slim volume is certainly Kubla Khan, which famously is reputed to have come to the poet in an opium dream. Drenched in erotic imagery, it is a hymn to creativity and the Orient. This is one of his most important poems and it neatly illustrates the guiding principles of his poetry: that it be 'simple, sensuous, passionate'. Christabel and The Pains of Sleep round out the volume. Bookseller Inventory # 3301691

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The Poetical Works of S. T. Coleridge, including the Dramas of Wallenstein, Remorse, and Zapolya, complete in 3 volumes, first large paper edition

Coleridge S. (Samuel) T. (Taylor)

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Item Description: William Pickering, London, 1828. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good+. No Jacket. First edition. Complete set in 3 volumes. One of 12 copies of the first large paper edition; however, the fly leaf of Volume 1, with Pickering's signed limitation statement, has been neatly removed. 1828. Hardcovers, 8vo., all three in original red cloth with title labels. x, 353, iv, 370, iv 428 pp. Very Good+ set. Bright, clean and unmarked contents. Some loss and rubbing to the title labels, but most of the text is still present. Spines sunned; a few small areas of discoloration to the spines and boards. Coleridge was apparently displeased with this first edition and rushed to get the second edition published. Lacks signed page, but still a scarce set. As WISE, iii, 1 notes, Dykes Campbell said of this edition, 'This must be a rare book. How much Coleridge was dissatisfied with the edition of 1828 is witnessed by the many alterations he made in preparing that of 1829.' Digital images available upon request. Bookseller Inventory # 0077321

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The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor; Scott, David [illus.]

Published by Alexander Hill, Edinburgh (1837)

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Item Description: Alexander Hill, Edinburgh, 1837. First Illustrated Edition. 510mm x 360mm (20" x 14"). 26pp; + 25 plates. Two separate titles pages for text and and illustrative sections followed by 25 tissue guarded poetic and dramatic scenes designed and etched by David Scott. The first major illustrated edition of the work, in its original binding, of one of the classic poems in the English language. Boards with some wear and bumping to edges with a few scratches and minor stains. Spine sympathetically restored. Some outer cracking near base. Pages clean and bright with some edge thumbing and slight discolouration away from tissue guards. A few page edge creases. Overall contents G+ Original brown hardback cloth cover with emblematic device stamped in centre of upper board in gilt. Bookseller Inventory # r8777

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The Rime of The Ancient Mariner. In Seven Parts. Presented by Willy Pogány.

COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor.

Published by London, George C. Harrap & Co. Ltd, [1910] (1910)

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Item Description: London, George C. Harrap & Co. Ltd, [1910], 1910. Quarto. Original full tan calf, titles and decoration to spine and upper board in blind, pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt. Minor scuff marks to the calf otherwise a lovely bright attractive copy. Colour plates tipped in. Design, layout, lettering, colour and monochrome illustrations by Willy Pogany. Limited Edition of 525 copies, of which this copy is no. 475 signed by Willy Pogany. Bookseller Inventory # 42787

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RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER, Illustrated by Gustave Doré [with,] LA CHANSON DU VIEUX MARIN Traduite par A. Barbier de l'Académie Française et Illustrée par Gustave Doré

Doré, illus.] Coleridge Samuel Taylor

Published by London [and] Paris Doré Gallery, Hamilton, Adams and Co. [and] Librairie Hachette 1877 [and] 1876 (1877)

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Item Description: London [and] Paris Doré Gallery, Hamilton, Adams and Co. [and] Librairie Hachette 1877 [and] 1876, 1877. 2 separate works bound into one volume. Extremely early printings of each volume. Each work with its own frontispiece, engraved vignette title-page and two other vignettes as chapter headpieces and both sets with the 38 full-page engraved plates by Gustave Doré, one set with the captions in French, one set with the captions in English, a total of 80 engraved plates and two vignette headpieces. Large folio (495 x 370 mm), in a very impressive French contemporary binding of three-quarter scarlet morocco over black and red marbled boards, the extra large corner pieces triple ruled in gilt, the spine with six compartments between tall, gilt ruled raised bands, one compartment gilt ruled and lettered, the others with a triple gilt ruled geometric framework, marbled end-leaves and t.e.g. Two engraved title-pages and frontispieces, 14 pp.; 1-14 pp., [and two sets of 38 plates each]. An exceptionally beautiful copy of both works, fresh, clean and solid and bound together in a fine binding of gentleman’s taste, all beautifully preserved and in very fine order. This is a beautiful book in especially nice condition and, in BOTH languageS it remains one of Dore’s most elusive titles. This beautifully bound set includes both the English and French edition of Coleridge’s masterwork and two full sets of the huge and impressive engraved plates of Doré. Coleridge’s RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER was a signal shift to modern poetry and the beginning of British Romantic literature. Its dark and brooding themes, most likely inspired by James Cook's second voyage of exploration, provided the perfect vehicle for Gustave Doré to employ his signature use of darkness and light to produce what is surely one of the most amazing illustrated books of the period. Bookseller Inventory # 23145

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The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor

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Item Description: Illustrations by Errol Le Cain, Calliography by David Howells, Paper-maker Philip Rowson. London, The Arcadia Press, 1972. Original half vellum, and Seaweed paper, spine lettered in gilt,original matching slipcase, large 4to. Ten tipped-in colour plates, half title, number 12 of 110 limited edition copies signed by Errol Le Cain (Illustrator) David Howell (Calligrapher) and Philip Rowson (Paper Maker). Bookseller Inventory # CB21423

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The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.

POGANY, Willy) COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor.

Published by New York, Thomas Y. Crowell and Co., [1910] (1910)

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Item Description: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell and Co., [1910], 1910. Quarto. Full brown calf with foliage tooling to borders blind stamped, onlaid with original boards with pictorial decorations blind stamped, titles to spine on single green leather label gilt, top edge gilt, others uncut, with original pictorial endpapers. An attractive copy and unusual in design. Colour plates tipped in. Design, layout, lettering, colour and monochrome illustrations by Willy Pogany. Signed Limited Edition, US issue. One of 525 copies signed by Willy Pogany. Arguably Pogany's best work and a nicely illustrated edition of Coleridge's masterpiece. Bookseller Inventory # 32701

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THE ANNUAL ANTHOLOGY in two volumes

BYRON, Lord); (COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor); [SOUTHEY, Robert - editor] et. al

Published by Biggs and Co. 1799 & 1800, Bristol (1799)

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Item Description: Biggs and Co. 1799 & 1800, Bristol, 1799. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine, handsomely bound. First Edition. Two volumes (4" x 6-1/2") bound in recent half brown morocco with matching corners retaining the original marbled boards, all edges marbled. Leaf B8 (pages 31-32) lacking in first volume, as usual; C3 in second volume in uncancelled state, with word "wicked" present on page 37, line 9. [Tinker 1953; Wise, Coleridge, 15]. Contributions by Samuel T. Coleridge (27 poems, some previously unpublished), Poet Laureate Robert Southey, Charles Lamb, Robert Lovell, Humphry Davy, Amelia Opie, and others. Pages 31-32 contained Southey's "War Poem," but were canceled in all but two known copies as the poem was considered unpatriotic. A third volume was advertised but never published. A remarkable and important collection of early Romantic poetry, here in unusually nice condition. Bookseller Inventory # 014530

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The Rime of the Ancient Mariner Illustrated by Gustave Doré

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor.

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Item Description: Harper & Brothers, New York, 1876. Book Condition: Very Good. Illustrated by Gustave Doré (illustrator). First American. Scarce First Issue of First American Edition; all edges gilt; beveled boards. Head and tail of spine worn (see image); corners bumped. ; Folio; Please note this folio will require additional postage. Gilt Decorated Cloth Covered Boards. Bookseller Inventory # 966

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THE POETICAL WORKS OF COLERIDGE, SHELLEY, AND KEATS. Complete in one volume.

COLERIDGE. SAMUEL TAYLOR. ; SHELLEY. PERCY BYSSHE. ; KEATS. JOHN.

Published by A. and W. Galignani. Paris. 1829 (1829)

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Item Description: A. and W. Galignani. Paris. 1829, 1829. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. FIRST EDITION of this collection. 8vo. (9.7 x 6 inches). This volume constitutes the first collected edition of Keats and only the second collected works of Coleridge & Shelley (although only volume 1, issued in 5 parts, of the 1826 edition of Shelley's works was issued and the edition was not completed) and contains works published here for the first time from all three poets. ---- Engraved frontispiece, with portraits of the three poets, by J. T. Wedgewood, printed on india paper and mounted onto a blank leaf. 6 pp of publishers adverts, half-title, frontis - with original tissue guard intact, title page, publishers note leaf, xi, [1], 225, [1], xi, [1], 275, [1], vii, [1], 75 pp. Text printed in double column. Most pages affected by foxing to a greater or lesser degree. Neat previous owners name (Ynyr Burges -- John Ynyr Burges, M.A, was the high Sherrif of County Tyrone, Ireland, from 1929), place and date (Naples, 1832) on the front free endpaper. A tall and untrimmed copy in original publishers grey paper covered boards with printed paper label to the spine. Chipping and rubbing to the edges and spine. The label is complete and although the paper has darkened it is still perfectly readable. Each poets work is preceded by a short life of the author. The memoir of Keats is by Leigh Hunt. Although Keats' literary executor, Charles Armitage Brown disliked Hunt's portrayal of his friend, his own account of Keats life was not ready in time for this edition and would not see publication for another 108 years in 1937. He did, however send some unpublished poems in his possession for inclusion in the volume. The memoir of Shelley was written by Mary Shelley, who also helped the publication of this edition by allowing the publisher access to his papers. Although this volume was published by the Galignanis in Paris, avoiding the British copyright and meaning no royalties would be due, they did have the co-operation of family members and literary friends of all three poets when assembling this impressive volume. Bookseller Inventory # 8815

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The Rime of The Ancient Mariner. In Seven Parts. Presented by Willy Pogány.

COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor.

Published by London, George C. Harrap & Co. Ltd, [1910] (1910)

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Item Description: London, George C. Harrap & Co. Ltd, [1910], 1910. Quarto. Original full tan calf, titles and decoration to spine gilt, pictorial block to front board gilt, pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt. Internally bright, scuff marks to the calf otherwise a lovely bright attractive copy. Colour plates tipped in. Design, layout, lettering, colour and monochrome illustrations by Willy Pogany. Limited Edition of 525 copies of which this copy is 475 signed by Willy Pogany. Bookseller Inventory # 32375

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THE RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor

Published by George G. Harrap & Co. (1910)

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Item Description: George G. Harrap & Co., 1910. Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Pogany, Willy (illustrator). First edition. 1st 1910. Very good condition with no wrapper. Limited edition of 525 signed copies. Bound in brown calf with tooled design to covers and spine. Pictorial endpapers. 20 ethereal tipped-in colour plates with numerous colour and b/w illustrations within decorative borders. Top edge gilt. A most beautiful production of this classic tale. SIGNED by Pogany. Corners and edges slightly rubbed. Slight fading to covers which are just very slightly marked. The last plate has one corner crease otherwise the contents are fine. A lovely copy. [S]. Signed by author. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 596082

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Phantasmion.

COLERIDGE, Sara.]

Published by London: William Pickering, 1837 (1837)

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Item Description: London: William Pickering, 1837, 1837. Octavo (161 × 99 mm). Contemporary black full morocco, titles and heron crest to spine gilt, edges gilt. Bookplate with heron crest and with the initials WRTC. Binding lightly rubbed with string mark to upper board. An excellent copy. First edition of the prose fairy tale by the daughter of poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Bookseller Inventory # 45202

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Sibylline Leaves. A Collection of Poems.,

COLERIDGE, S(amuel) T(aylor).

Published by London, Rest Fenner 1817. (1817)

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Item Description: London, Rest Fenner 1817., 1817. Book Condition: 0. gr.-8°. X (2), 303 S. Ln. d. Zt. m. Rückengoldpr. Rü. gebleicht. vereinz. etw. stockfl. EA. First edition which contains the first appearance of "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner". Gewicht in Gramm: 1000. Bookseller Inventory # 0620-05

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Rime of the Ancient Mariner.

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor.

Published by (Campden Essex House Press 1903) (1903)

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Item Description: (Campden Essex House Press 1903), 1903. Octavo. (32) pp. One of 150 copies. With a frontispiece by William Strang; gilt opening initial and seven color initial captials by Florence Kingsford. This is the tenth volume in the Essex House Great Poems Series and is printed entirely on vellum. One of the more successful titles in this series in terms of design harmony, this is a fine, bright copy in publisher's full vellum with "Soul is Form" and rose device blind stamped on upper cover. Leather booklabel on front pastedown. (Tomkinson 40). Bookseller Inventory # 25394

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RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER In Seven Parts, Presented by Willy Pogany

Pogany, illus.] Coleridge Samuel Taylor

Published by London George G. Harrap 1915 (1915)

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Item Description: London George G. Harrap 1915, 1915. The first edition in the publisher’s best binding. Profusely illustrated throughout by Willy Pogany, including 20 tipped-in color plates. A richly colored title page by Pogany begins this enchanting classic. With exquisitely detailed pages of intricately woven text and illustrations, enclosed in ornate borders. 4to, bound in the original dark-tan calf with finely tooled pictorial designs in gilt and colours on the upper cover and spine. [178] pp. A fine copy of this book in the beautiful presentation binding. The interior is virtually flawless and the binding is very handsome and beautifully preserved with virtually no evidence of use or age. A SUPERIOR COPY OF THIS GREAT BOOK. One of the most beautiful and decorative books of the period. The binding is quite attractive, the half-title is elaborately printed in gold, red and green; the title-page is a Morris-esque pastiche printed in gold, grey, red, black, purple, green, and yellow; the text is printed in an elaborate script within various woodcut borders, with various pictorial backgrounds in either light gray or green, sometimes accompanied by a vignette illustration. There are, in addition to the color plates, roughly ten full-page illustrations in black and either green or gray; and the pages that have no text or illustrations are filled with decorative elements in various styles and colors. One is reminded of the illuminated manuscripts of Sangorski and Sutcliffe and the amount of decoration on each page of their creations. This is certainly a tour de force by Pogany. Bookseller Inventory # 22295

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Item Description: Couverture rigide. Book Condition: Bon. 1400Exemplaire d' Artiste contient un dessin original signé ( sous marie- louise ) le cuivre original, 5 croquis originaux au crayon ayant servi pour le réalisation des gravures & des ornements typographiques. Une suite des gravures en noir. L' on joint également 13 pages de l'ouvrage dactylographiées; des corrections ont été rapportées à la main. AUTEUR:Samuel Taylor Coleridge; Pierre Mac Orlan; Marianne Van Hirtum TITRE:Le Dit du vieux marin [the Rime of the ancient mariner] : de Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Dans son texte original et traduit en franc?ais par Marianne Van Hirtum. Pre?face? par Pierre Mac Orlan . Illustre? de gravures sur cuivre par Andre? Collot. LIEU: EDITEUR, DATE:S.l. : Aux de?pens de bibliophiles amis de l'artiste (Paris, impr. R. et J. Cre?s), 1963. Edition tirée à 213 exemplaires. Celui-ci n° 99, un des 160 sur vélin de cuve de Rives, imprimé pour André COLLOT Exemplaire d' Artiste ) COLLATION:117 pages FORMAT:In-4° (31x 26 cm.) RELIURE:Pages volantes sous couverture rempliée, imprimée. Coffret cartonné. ILLUSTRATIONS: illustré de gravures sur cuivre par André Collot (13 eaux-fortes). ETAT: Exemplaire en parfait état. Texte anglais-français imprimé en 2 tons. POIDS: 3500 g. Bookseller Inventory # 205840

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Selected Poems (DESIGNER BINDING)

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor

Published by Folio Society (2003)

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Item Description: Folio Society, 2003. Designer binding by Japanese artist/binder, Yuko Matsuno, of Samuel Taylor Coleridge selected poems published by the Folio Society in 2003, with wood engravings by Miriam MacGregor. The binding received a Highly Commended Certificate (UK Antiquarian Booksellers Association - Bookbinding Competition, 2004). Sewn on unsupported link stitch and contnuous board attachment with secondary sewing; bound in dark blue goatskin with hand-dyed blue goatskin onlays; doublures, endpapers and edges hand-drawn with silver ink. Contained with a black goatskin and Japanese paper chemise with black goatskin onlays, and contained in a white solander box. There is some bubbling on the blue paper, reverse side of free-end paper, but otherwise book is as new. Yuko Matsuno writes of the binding: " I decided to use hand-dyed blue goatskin leather because I was inspired by one of Coleridge's poems, 'The Rime of the Ancient Mariner'. There are ice and water-snakes in the poem so I tried expressing cracks in the ice together with a snake-like shape on the binding by closely onlaying about 500 small pieces of hand-dyed lather. I feel that it worked successfully.". Bookseller Inventory # 5338

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Codrington College. - Barbados. After a Drawing by the Bishop of Barbados

COLERIDGE

Published by Printed by C. Hullmandel, 1830 (Circa) (1830)

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Item Description: Printed by C. Hullmandel, 1830 (Circa), 1830. Lithograph on india paper. Fine condition. 13 x 9in. Bookseller Inventory # COLERIDG020462

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ILLS, S .T.COLERIDGES RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER

COLERIDGE SAMUEL TAYLOR

Published by GEORGE HARRAP AND CO,LONDON (1910)

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Item Description: GEORGE HARRAP AND CO,LONDON, 1910. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. No Jacket. EXQUISITE FULL GREEN MOROCCO BINDING BY BAYNTUN RIVIERE BATH,RAISED BANDS TO SPINE WITH DECORATIONS AND TITLES IN GILT THEREON,GILT DECORATIONS TO BOTH COVERS,AEG.DECORATED ENDPAPERS,LARGE FORMAT APPX TWELVE BY NINE INCHES.BEAUTIFUL DECORATIONS AND ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT BY POGANY INCLUDING TWENTY FINE TIPPED-IN COLOUR PLATES.THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL COPY OF THIS FINE WORK. Bookseller Inventory # 7856565

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The Rime of the Ancient Mariner. In seven parts. By. Presented by Willy Pogany.

POGANY, Willy). COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor.

Published by London: George G. Harrap (1910)

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Item Description: London: George G. Harrap, 1910. First edition thus, 4to, (128) pp. 20 coloured plates tipped in plus further illustrations and decorative borders throughout in green and black; the first two leaves in full colour also, marbled endpapers. Bound in green full morocco by Bayntun-Riviere, a.e.g., gilt vignette of a ship to upper cover, gilt spine with raised bands and ship motifs also. A handsome copy. Bookseller Inventory # 23202

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Biographia Literaria; or Biographical Sketches of My Literary Life and Opinions (Two Volumes)

COLERIDGE, S.T.

Published by Rest Fenner, London (1817)

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Item Description: Rest Fenner, London, 1817. Hardcover. First edition. Two volumes. Octavos. [4], 296 ; [4], 309, [1]pp., each volume with the half-title leaf, publisher's advertisement on the last page of volume 2. Contemporary full polished calf. Boards are detached, lacking the spine backs, else a very good clean set, complete as issued. Bookseller Inventory # 383598

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