Search results for: 'DARWIN, Charles'
DARWIN, Erasmus. The Poetical Works.
London : 1806First edition of this posthumous collection placing Darwin's exuberant and eccentric inquiry into the Linnaean system in rhyming couplets alongside his poetic speculations on evolution, the whole much enlivened by numerous plates including a number by Blake and Fuseli. A wide-margined, ?large paper copy in a handsome Regency binding from the library... Learn More£2,250.00
Stock Code: 141677
READE, W. Winwood. The Outcast.
London : 1875First edition, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To my friend Frederick Greenwood, WR - April 75". A pencil note on the endpaper verso notes "Reade died on 24 April 1875 a few days after inscribing this book". Greenwood was editor of the Pall Mall Gazette, to which Reade was a regular contributor, and the two had a long-held correspondence.... Learn More£500.00
Stock Code: 139835
CORNFORD, Frances. Poems.
Hampstead : First edition, first impression, of Cornford's second book, following the rare Holtbury Idyll (1908), and first poetry collection, including her poem "Youth", later titled "On Rupert Brooke", as well as the notorious "To a Fat Lady Seen from a Train", which became a much anthologized (and parodied) piece.
Frances Cornford (1886-1960, née Frances... Learn More£200.00
Stock Code: 144493