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Image for Dorset of the Poets. 1622-1968.

Dorset of the Poets. 1622-1968.

By: COX, J.STEVENS (ed):

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Toucan Press, Guernsey. 1979:

Seller ID: 58613


Pamphlet. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. 36pp. With b/w sillhouette portrait of young William Barnes frontis. An anthology of poems chosen to depict Dorset and Dorset life through the years. Some are taken from old and obscure books and some were written by invitation of the editor. Contributors include; Edmund Blunden, William barnes, John Cowper Powys, Thomas Love Peacock, John Gay, William Wordsworth. View more info

Image for Two Dorset Ballads. C.1700.

Two Dorset Ballads. C.1700.

By: COX, J.STEVENS (ed):

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Toucan Press, Guernsey. 1969:

Seller ID: 58624


Printed on stiff off-white paper. In near fine condition. 5pp. Limited edition of 200 copies. Two broadside ballads dating from ca1700. The Dorsetshire Garland or The Beggars Wedding and The Unnatural Father: or, The Dutiful Son’s Reward. The original spelling and punctuation have been retained but the long S has been replaced with the more usual form. View more info

Image for The Wigmaker’s Art in the 18th Century. A Translation of the section on Wigmaking in the 3rd Edition (1776) of the Encylopedie of Denis Diderot & Jean D’Alembert.

The Wigmaker’s Art in the 18th Century. A Translation of the section on Wigmaking in the 3rd Edition (1776) of the Encylopedie of Denis Diderot & Jean D’Alembert.

By: COX, J.STEVENS (ed):

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Toucan Press, Guernsey. 1980 2nd edition.:

Seller ID: 77927


Pamphlet. In blue limp card covers. In near fine condition. 30pp text. With 8 b/w plates and frontis. A fascinating booklet with instructions for making wigs, beginning with the complex process of preparing and cleaning the hair . View more info

The Thomas Hardy Year Book. No.18.

By: COX, J.STEVENS / COX, G.STEVENS (ed):

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Toucan Press, Guernsey. 1989:

Seller ID: 58617


Pamphlet. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. 80pp. With cover and frontis b/w portrait of Typhena Sparks. This edition is an article on Thomas Hardy’s Relatives and their times: Some “Sparks” Letters and Other Documents by Professor John R. Doheny. View more info