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ASKAR, Carolyn (Carolyn Jennifer), 1946- : A UNIQUE CURVE.

ASKAR, Carolyn (Carolyn Jennifer), 1946- : A UNIQUE CURVE.

Berkhamsted : Priapus Press, 1988. First edition : one of thirty numbered copies (of 180) signed by Carolyn Askar. A collection of six poems, with an illustration by the poet, including “The Fireball”, “This Beach”, “Decadence”, etc.
Pott 4to (16cm). [16]pp. Original deep yellow wrappers, lettered and decorated on upper wrapper in black; very good.

£20

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HARVEY, John, 1938- : PROVENCE.

HARVEY, John, 1938- : PROVENCE.

Berkhamsted : Priapus Press, (1978). First edition : one of thirty-five numbered copies (of 135) signed by John Harvey. A poem in four parts, with an illustration by Anthea Ryan.
Demy 8vo (21cm). [8pp]. Original cerise wrappers, printed in black; a few tiny spots, but otherwise very good.

£20

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HUBBARD, Sue, 1948- : I DREAMT I REMEMBERED WHAT LOVE WAS.

HUBBARD, Sue, 1948- : I DREAMT I REMEMBERED WHAT LOVE WAS.

Berkhamsted : Priapus Press, (1987). First edition : one of thirty numbered copies (of 120) signed by Sue Hubbard. A collection of six poems, including “Kimono”, “Chasing the Dragon”, etc.
Foolscap 8vo (16cm). [16]pp. Original pale blue wrappers, lettered and decorated in black; just a touch dusty, but otherwise very good.

£20

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IVY, Robin (Robert Douglas Martin), 1919-2007 : WALKING EAST.

IVY, Robin (Robert Douglas Martin), 1919-2007 : WALKING EAST.

Berkhamsted : Priapus Press, (1991). First edition : one of twenty-five numbered copies (of 112) signed by Robin Ivy. A sequence of fifteen linked haiku.
Foolscap 8vo (14cm). [8]pp. Original white wrappers, lettered and decorated on upper wrap in red; very good.

£20

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SEDGWICK, Fred, 1945- : REALLY IN THE DARK.

SEDGWICK, Fred, 1945- : REALLY IN THE DARK.

Berkhamsted : Priapus Press, 1976. First edition : one of thirty numbered copies (of 160) signed and dated by Fred Sedgwick. A collection of five poems, including “Trio”, “Christmas Night”, “Father and Son”, etc.
Demy 8vo (21cm). [8]pp. Original red-pink wrappers, lettered and decorated in black; very good indeed.

£15

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SEDGWICK, Fred, 1945- : A GARLAND FOR WILLIAM COWPER.

SEDGWICK, Fred, 1945- : A GARLAND FOR WILLIAM COWPER.

Berkhamsted : Priapus Press, (1984). First edition : limited to 100 copies, signed by Fred Sedgwick. A collection of five poems, with an illustration by Alastair Robertson. Includes “And the Hare”, “The Kestrel”, “With Love (for W. H. Auden)”, etc.
Pott 4to (16cm). [16]pp. Original bright blue wrappers, lettered and illustrated in black; very good indeed.

£15

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SEDGWICK, Fred, 1945- : FALERNIAN.

SEDGWICK, Fred, 1945- : FALERNIAN.

Berkhamsted : Priapus Press, 1987. First edition : one of thirty numbered copies (of 130) signed and dated by Fred Sedgwick. A collection of nine poems, including “From the Latin”, “The Probity Song”, etc. Loosely inserted is a brief signed autograph note from the publisher-printer, John Cotton.
Pott 4to (16cm). [16]pp. Original primrose yellow wrappers, lettered and decorated in black; very good indeed.

£20

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STUBBINGS, Jo : AS NEAT AS A MOTH.

STUBBINGS, Jo : AS NEAT AS A MOTH.

Berkhamsted : Priapus Press, 1986. First edition : one of thirty numbered copies (of 130) signed by Jo Stubbings. Her first collection – eight poems, including “Sunset Cows”, “Canterbury”, “Storm Morning”, etc. Loosely inserted is a single-page 1986 autograph letter from the publisher-printer, John Cotton, concerning the poet – his new “find”.
Foolscap 8vo (16cm). [16]pp. Original moss green wrappers, lettered and decorated in black; just a hint of sunning, but otherwise very good.

£20

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SZIRTES, George, 1948- : HOMAGE TO CHEVAL : POEMS AND A DRAWING.

SZIRTES, George, 1948- : HOMAGE TO CHEVAL : POEMS AND A DRAWING.

Berkhamsted : Priapus Press, (1980). First edition : one of thirty numbered copies (of 150) signed by George Szirtes . Four poems and a drawing.
Foolscap 4to (22cm). [8]pp. Original cerise wrappers, printed in black; very good.

£20

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THOMAS, D.M. (Donald Michael), 1935- : D. M. THOMAS [FOUR POEMS].

THOMAS, D.M. (Donald Michael), 1935- : D. M. THOMAS [FOUR POEMS].

Berkhamsted : Priapus Press, (1974). First edition : [limited to 120 copies]. Four poems from D. M. Thomas, edited, printed and published by John Cotton at his Priapus Press.
Demy 8vo (22cm). [8]pp. Original white stapled self-wrappers, lettered in red; very slightly bruised, a few very faint spots on upper wrapper, faint hint of rusting to staples, but a very good copy of a fragile production.

£20

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