Welcome to Peter Harrington Books

Poetry

Rare first editions, signed and inscribed copies, deluxe and collectible editions of books of poetry; also individual poems and related ephemera.

5 Item(s)

List Grid

  1. 134880comp
    First edition, presentation copy from the author, inscribed by Tennyson on the title page: "Charles Ellis from A. Tennyson". "Charles Ellis (1824-1908), the 'poetic wine dealer' was proprietor of the Star and Garter Hotel, Richmond and of Charles Ellis and Co., Wine Merchants, Brickhill Lane, London. For many years Ellis... Learn More
    £850

    Stock Code: 134880

    Reserve

  2. 134795
    First edition, in the rare boards, of Tennyson's important and uncommon early collection, containing the first appearance of "Ulysses". The publication was Tennyson's second with Edward Moxon, following Poems (1833). It contains original unpublished poetry written in the intervening decade, which was one of Tennyson's saddest... Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 134795

    Reserve

  3. The Charge of the Light Brigade.
    First separate edition, extremely scarce in this format, one of 1,000 copies published for distribution to the troops in the Crimea, with a note in manuscript at the foot of the mount: "My father Col. Adolphus Burton C.B. was in the Charge of the Heavy Brigade at Balaclava. G.D.B. his eldest daughter, Grace, whose married... Learn More
    £42,500

    Stock Code: 111544

    Reserve

  4. 117156
    First edition illustrated by Jones, signed limited issue, number 93 of 100 copies, signed and numbered by the illustrator, and printed on "O.W." paper. Alfred Garth Jones, was a popular illustrator known in France and the US as much as in the UK whose work was used in several notable publications, including works by H.G.... Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 117156

    signed

    Reserve

  5. [Poetical Works.]
    An attractive set of mixed editions, uniformly bound in red morocco. Learn More
    £300

    Stock Code: 111493

    Reserve

5 Item(s)

List Grid