MANDEVILLE PRESS FIRST EDITIONS – ASH RARE BOOKS

Modern poetry at Ash Rare Books

THE MANDEVILLE PRESS AT
ASH RARE BOOKS
43 HURON ROAD
LONDON SW17 8RE
UNITED KINGDOM

Tel: (+44)-(0)20-8672-2263
e-mail: books@ashrare.com


VISITORS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

MANDEVILLE PRESS FIRST EDITIONS

CLICK ON REFRESH/RELOAD TO ENSURE YOU HAVE THE UPDATED VERSION OF THIS PAGE
GRIGSON, Geoffrey (Geoffrey Edward Harvey), 1905-1985 : TWISTS OF THE WAY.

GRIGSON, Geoffrey (Geoffrey Edward Harvey), 1905-1985 : TWISTS OF THE WAY.

Hitchin : Mandeville Press, 1980. First edition : one of thirty special numbered copies (of 250) signed by Geoffrey Grigson. A collection of ten poems.
Demy 8vo (23cm). [20]pp. Original sand-coloured wrappers, ruled and lettered on upper wrapper in black; very slightly bruised, but still a very good copy.

£20

To purchase, call us or e-mail us at books@ashrare.com quoting stock number 13809 – or simply click on the button

MOLE, John, 1941- : THE TALES OF ROVER.

MOLE, John, 1941- : THE TALES OF ROVER.

Hitchin : Mandeville Press, 1977. First edition : one of thirty special copies (of 250) numbered and signed by John Mole. Loosely inserted is a short signed 1977 autograph note from the publisher, Peter Scupham. A sequence of fourteen poems “cataloguing the thoughts and affairs of the marvellous dog of the title”.
Demy 8vo (23cm). [16]pp. Original burnt orange wrappers, lettered and decorated on upper wrapper in blue; very good indeed in the original Mandeville Press mailing envelope – the envelope slightly soiled.

£30

To purchase, call us or e-mail us at books@ashrare.com quoting stock number 26158 – or simply click on the button

POWELL, Neil, 1948- : SUFFOLK POEMS.

POWELL, Neil, 1948- : SUFFOLK POEMS.

Hitchin : Mandeville Press, 1975. First edition : one of thirty-two numbered copies signed by both Powell and the illustrator, Roger Walton. A sequence of six poems written in and around Aldeburgh. The publisher’s flyer giving biographical details and reproducing one of the poems is loosely inserted.
Demy 8vo (23cm). [16]pp. Three full-page illustrations. Original blue wrappers, with lettering and Walton’s illustration of Leiston Abbey on the upper cover in black; very good.

SOLD

THOMAS, R.S. (Ronald Stuart), 1913-2000 & OTHERS : CHRISTMAS DRAGONCARDS.

THOMAS, R.S. (Ronald Stuart), 1913-2000 & OTHERS : CHRISTMAS DRAGONCARDS.

Hitchin : Mandeville Press, (1979). First edition. The tenth series of the attractively produced Mandeville hand-printed poem cards – “Sea Christmas” by R. S. Thomas, and further poems from Patricia Beer, Humphrey Clucas, John Heath-Stubbs, Jenny Joseph, John Mole, George Szirtes and eight others.
Title card, reply card and fifteen poem cards printed in various colours. Each card 147 x 104mm. Very good indeed in the original envelope – the envelope just a little bruised.

SOLD

Credit Card Logos

Return to Ash Rare Books home page.
Return to First Editions index page.
Return to Modern Poetry index page.

Designed and © 2024 Ash Rare Books
e-mail: books@ashrare.com