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BOOTH, Martin, 1944-2004 & OTHERS : WORDS BROADSHEET : TWENTY SEVEN.

BOOTH, Martin, 1944-2004 & OTHERS : WORDS BROADSHEET : TWENTY SEVEN.

London : Words Press, [1976]. First edition : limited to 200 numbered copies. A folding broadside, with poems by Martin Booth (3), Julian Branston, Hans Fletcher and John Pudney. With an illustration by Chris Walker.
Demy 8vo (22cm). Single fawn folding sheet, printed in black, and folding to form eight pages; very good indeed.

£15

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COLE, Barry, 1936-2014 & OTHERS : WORDS BROADSHEET : TWENTY NINE.

COLE, Barry, 1936-2014 & OTHERS : WORDS BROADSHEET : TWENTY NINE.

London : Words Press, [1976]. First edition : one of fifty numbered copies (of 200) signed by each of the contributors. A folding broadside, with poems by Barry Cole (3), Frank Lissauer and Robert Hill.
Post 8vo (21cm). Single deep yellow folding sheet, printed in black, and folding to form four leaves; just a hint of bruising, but otherwise very good.

£15

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GUEST, Harry (Henry Bayly), 1932- & OTHERS : WORDS BROADSHEET : TEN.

GUEST, Harry (Henry Bayly), 1932- & OTHERS : WORDS BROADSHEET : TEN.

[Bramley] : Words Press, (1974). First edition : limited to 100 numbered copies. A folding broadside, with a poem from each of three poets – Harry Guest, Richard Cooper and Peter Owtram, with an illustration by Guy Cooper. This copy signed by all three poets.
Post 8vo (21cm). Single grey folding sheet, printed in black, and folding to form four leaves; very slightly bruised, but still very good.

£15

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GUNN, Thom (Thomson William), 1929-2004 & OTHERS : WORDS BROADSHEET : TWENTY ONE.

GUNN, Thom (Thomson William), 1929-2004 & OTHERS : WORDS BROADSHEET : TWENTY ONE.

London : Words Press, [1976]. First edition : limited to 200 numbered copies. A folding broadside, with a poem each from Thom Gunn, Mike Esplen, Harry Guest, Roger Morsley Smith and Eric Walter White.
Post 8vo (22cm). Single sage green sheet, printed in black, folding to form four leaves; very good. Hagstrom & Bixby C273.

£20

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HUGHES, Ted (Edward James), 1930-1998 & OTHERS : WORDS BROADSHEET : TWENTY FIVE.

HUGHES, Ted (Edward James), 1930-1998 & OTHERS : WORDS BROADSHEET : TWENTY FIVE.

London : Words Press, [1976]. First edition : limited to 200 numbered copies. A folding broadside, with poems by Lyman Andrews (The Long Good-Bye), Ted Hughes (The Virgin Knight), Edwin Morgan (2 – Chicago North Side and Cook in Hawaii) and Jeremy Reed (Visit to George Barker). With an illustration by Patricia Moynagh.
Post 8vo (21cm). Single beige sheet, printed in black, folding to form four leaves; very faint bruise at one corner, but very good. Sagar & Tabor B80.

£20

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KIRKUP, James (James Falconer), 1918-2009 & OTHERS : WORDS BROADSHEET : FOUR.

KIRKUP, James (James Falconer), 1918-2009 & OTHERS : WORDS BROADSHEET : FOUR.

[Bramley : Words Press, 1973]. First edition : limited to 100 numbered copies. This copy signed by all three of the contributors – James Kirkup, Eric W. White and the Words Press publisher, Julian Nangle. A poem from each, with illustrations by Artemis.
Post 8vo (21cm). Single sheet, folding to form four leaves. Very good.

£20

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MAUREL, Micheline, 1916-2009 : WORDS BROADSHEET : SIX.

MAUREL, Micheline, 1916-2009 : WORDS BROADSHEET : SIX.

[Bramley] : Words Press, (1974). First edition : limited to 100 numbered copies. A folding broadside, with three extracts from Maurel’s “La Grande Nuit”, translated by Muriel Watson and corrected by the publishers, Edith and Julian Nangle. This copy signed by Muriel Watson.
Post 8vo (21cm). Single lavender sheet, printed in black, and folding to form four leaves; very good.

£15

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PATTEN, Brian, 1946- & OTHERS : WORDS BROADSHEET : ONE.

PATTEN, Brian, 1946- & OTHERS : WORDS BROADSHEET : ONE.

[Bramley : Words Press, 1973]. First edition : limited to 100 numbered copies. This copy signed by Brian Patten and the other contributors, James Kirkup and Trevor McMahon. A folding broadside containing a verse adaptation of Victor Ouzin by Kate Flemming and Brian Patten, two haiku from Kirkup, a poem from McMahon, and an illustration by Nicholas Tufnell.
Post 8vo (21cm). Single raspberry sheet, printed in black and folding to form four leaves; very good.

£20

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SHUTTLE, Penelope, 1947- : WORDS BROADSHEET : TWENTY THREE : PERIOD.

SHUTTLE, Penelope, 1947- : WORDS BROADSHEET : TWENTY THREE : PERIOD.

London : Words Press, [1976]. First edition : limited to 200 numbered copies. A folding broadside, with Shuttle’s long poem “Period”.
Post 8vo (22cm). Single pink sheet, printed in black, and folding to form four leaves; very good indeed.

£20

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