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Archaeology and Paleoecology of the Western Ozark Highlands.

By: Archaeological Monographs.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: archaeologicalmonographs.20columbia:universityof


Columbia: University of Missouri, 1969. "Final report to the National Science Foundation". Stapled folder-paper cover, self-title, illustrated, 20 pp. A Very Good copy. View more info

The Clouds. A Comedy.

By: Aristophanes.

Price: $175.00

Seller ID: aristophanes.175london:printedfort.payne,1759.es


London: Printed for T. Payne, 1759. ESTC shows just one prior publication (1715) of this title in English, and the translator of the present volume, James White, asserts that this version is the first to be printed in its entirety. Contemporary full leather, spine label lacking, elaborately decorated in gilt, marbled endpapers, edges stained red, 179 pp., (A)-B6. In "The Clouds", written in the 5th century B.C., the conservative Aristophanes, who was unhappy with... View more info

Indian Idylls from the Sanskrit of the Mahabharata.

By: Arnold, Edwin, translator.

Price: $40.00

Seller ID: arnold,edwin,translator.40london:trubner,1883.fi


London: Trubner, 1883. First edition. Original cloth, gilt, decorated in gilt and blind. Attractive book plate of Alexander Wilson. Some soiling, a Very Good copy. View more info

Cabinet Card photograph of Matthew Arnold.

By: Arnold, Matthew.

Price: $55.00

Seller ID: arnold,matthew.55noimprint,arnoldisabout50.cardi


No imprint, Arnold is about 50. Card is close trimmed, some edge-wear. A Good copy, only. View more info

Five Uncollected Essays.

By: Arnold, Matthew.

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: arnold,matthew.25(liverpool):unversitypressofliv


(Liverpool): Unversity Press of Liverpool, 1953. Original printed wrappers, 107 pp. The essays are: "A Word About America", "A Word More About America", "Civilisation in the United States", "Sainte-Beuve", "A Liverpool Address". Light soil on rear wrapper, else Fine. View more info

Selected Poems of Matthew Arnold.

By: Arnold, Matthew.

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: arnold,matthew.35london:macmillan,1882.firstedit


London: Macmillan, 1882. First edition, later printing, the first printing was 1878; these poems were selected by Arnold himself (NCBEL, v.3). Original blue cloth, gilt lettered and decorated, top edge plain, 235 pp., 2 leaves of ads. In the "Golden Treasury Series". Cloth slightly bubbled with light rubbing. Two contemporary ownership markings. A Very Good copy. View more info

Poems.

By: Arnold, Matthew.

Price: $100.00

Seller ID: arnold,matthew.100intwovolumes,complete.london:m


In Two Volumes, complete. London: Macmillan, 1869. First edition of this collection (NCBEL v.3, 466). Original green cloth, gilt, decorated in gilt. Volume 1, Narrative and Elegiac Poems, V.2 Dramatic and Lyric. Some rubbing to edges, wear at tips. A Very Good copy. View more info

Poems. A New Edition.

By: Arnold, Matthew.

Price: $600.00

Seller ID: arnold,matthew.600london:longman,brown,green,and


London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1853. With: Poems, Second Series. London: Longman Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1855. First editions of both (Colbeck, v.1, pp. 18-19). Uniformly bound in original green cloth, gilt, decorated in blind, printed brick-red endpapers, ads dated March 31, 1853 in the first, November, 1854 in the second. The first virtually unworn, top edge dusty, some stray stains to the endpapers, a Fine copy; the second with light wear to the spin... View more info

Poems. A New Edition.

By: Arnold, Matthew.

Price: $300.00

Seller ID: arnold,matthew.300london:longman,brown,green,and


London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1853. First edition (Colbeck, v.1, p.18). Original green cloth, gilt, decorated in blind, printed yellow endpapers, ads dated March 31, 1853. Edmund Gosse's copy, his book plate on the front pastedown. Gosse was in the next generation of English critics and poets. When Gosse applied for a lectureship at Trinity College, Cambridge, Arnold, Tennyson and Browning wrote references (Michael Stuart Newton, intro. to Gosse's "Fat... View more info

The Strayed Reveller, and Other Poems.

By: Arnold, Matthew.

Price: $450.00

Seller ID: arnold,matthew.450london:b.fellowes,1849.firsted


London: B. Fellowes, 1849. First edition. Original green cloth, gilt, decorated in blind, 128 pp. "The title poem derives from an episode in the 'Odyssey' and is strongly influenced by the German poet Heinrich Heine whom Arnold in a later essay was to describe as having 'an extraordinary delicacy of organisation and susceptibility to impressions'" (Murray, "A Life of...", 1997, p.95), but Arnold was actually writing about French poet Maurice de Guerin (in... View more info

Maurice de Guerin.

By: Arnold, Matthew.

Price: $125.00

Seller ID: arnold,matthew.125portland,maine:thomasb.mosher,


Portland, Maine: Thomas B. Mosher, 1903. First edition thus. Original printed jacket over card stock covers, 76 pp. printed on japan vellum, one of 425 copies. This first appeared in Fraser's Magazine, January 1863. It was reprinted in "Essays in Criticism", 1865, and again as a preliminary essay in "The Journal of Maurice de Guerin", New York, 1867 (see below). A little toning and smudging to the jacket, Very Good. With: Maurice de Guerin, "The Centa... View more info

Poems.

By: Arnold, Matthew.

Price: $110.00

Seller ID: arnold,matthew.110boston:ticknorandfields,1856.f


Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1856. First edition thus (NCBEL v.3, 466). Original brown cloth, gilt, decorated in blind, 336 pp. Pages 329-332 are misnumbered 229-232, as occurs "in some copies" (Tryon and Charvat, 1949, B170b). Rubbing, especially along the spine edges, producing several tiny holes. A little bowed. Light damp stain through p.17. Some quires roughly opened. A Good, sound copy. View more info

The Strayed Reveller, and Other Poems.

By: Arnold, Matthew.

Price: $275.00

Seller ID: arnold,matthew.275london:b.fellowes,1849.firsted


London: B. Fellowes, 1849. First edition (Smart, 6). Contemporary full black morocco, gilt lettered and decorated, gilt inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, 128 pp. Some wear, top of spine slightly pulled, but a Very Good copy. View more info

Poems. A New Edition.

By: Arnold, Matthew.

Price: $250.00

Seller ID: arnold,matthew.250london:longman,brown,green,and


London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1853. First edition (Colbeck, v.1, p.18; Smart 8). Original green cloth, gilt, decorated in blind, printed yellow endpapers, 248 pp., ads dated March 31, 1853. There are nine new poems in this edition, including ""Sohrab and Rustum" and "The Scholar Gypsy". With a 19th century gift inscription, a binder's sticker (Westleys) and an early bookseller's sticker (A. Bolton, 19 Nassau Street, Dublin). Just a litt... View more info

Poems.

By: Arnold, Matthew.

Price: $80.00

Seller ID: arnold,matthew.80london:macmillan,1877.intwovolu


London: Macmillan, 1877. In two volumes, complete. This is Smart, 16, the second collected edition, "New and Complete", omitting one poem from the first collected edition of 1869 (Smart, 15), adding several poems from earlier volumes, and adding one new poem not appearing in book form until now. Light rubbing and bumping, endpapers cracking in v.2. A Very Good copy. View more info

On the Study of Celtic Literature.

By: Arnold, Matthew.

Price: $135.00

Seller ID: arnold,matthew.135london:smith,elder,1867.firste


London: Smith, Elder, 1867. First edition (Smart 53). Original reddish/brown cloth, gilt lettered, decorated in gilt and blind, beveled edges, 181 pp., the last leaf (12-4) two pages of ads. “In poetry and critical prose, he (Matthew Arnold) introduced a new, subtle, comparative attitude to central problems in Western society and culture, and helped to form the modern consciousness. An understanding of him is really more useful to us than an understanding of any other ... View more info

Carte de Visite Photograph of Matthew Arnold.

By: Arnold, Matthew.

Price: $90.00

Seller ID: arnold,matthew.90imprintofelliottandfry,takenint


Imprint of Elliott and Fry, taken in the 1860's. Bust portrait. Contemporary ownership initials dated May, 1868. The National Portrait Gallery lists this pose as 1870's. A Fine copy. View more info

Holograph Poem, "On Ranmore, Surrey", Signed.

By: Arnold, Sir Edwin.

Price: $250.00

Seller ID: arnold,siredwin.250datedaug.16,1898.fivestanzaso


Dated Aug. 16, 1898. Five stanzas of four lines each, beginning "Not ended yet! Dear Mother Earth!", celebrating a day spent in nature. In ink, with several emendations in pencil. Arnold was a poet and journalist; his "Light of Asia" (1879) made him famous. Five partial sheets, on the recto only, gathered with a paper clip, folded once. Some edge wear, browning. In Very Good condition. View more info

Autograph Letter, Signed.

By: Arnold, T. Thomas.

Price: $165.00

Seller ID: arnold,t.thomas.165datedrubgy,march2nd1838.ackno


Dated Rubgy, March 2nd 1838. Acknowledging his unnamed correspondent's letter offering himself as a candidate for Registar of the University of London, and replying that he seldom attends the meetings of the Senate, and he feels "little able to judge of the comparative merits of the Gentlemen who have come forward as Candidates, (and) in all probability I shall take no Part in the Appointment." Arnold became a Fellow of the Senate of the new University in Septemb... View more info

The Mother.

By: Arthur, T.S. Timothy Shay.

Price: $32.50

Seller ID: arthur,t.s.timothyshay.32.50philadelphia:h.f.ann


Philadelphia: H.F. Anners, (1849). First edition, later printing, unknown date. Original red cloth, gilt lettered, decorated in gilt and blind, 141 pp., 14 page publisher's catalogue inserted in the back. Nearly unworn, spine slightly sunned. Very Good. View more info