Poems (Google eBook)

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Mathews and Lane, 1893 - English poetry - 172 pages
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Page 185 - The Religion of a Literary Man." 5s. net. LE GALLIENNE (RICHARD). GEORGE MEREDITH : Some Characteristics. With a Bibliography (much enlarged) by JOHN LANE, portrait, etc. Third Edition. Crown 8vo. 5s. 6d. net. ELKIN MATHEWS & JOHN LANE LE GALLIENNE (RICHARD). THE RELIGION OF A LITERARY MAN.
Page 181 - DAVIDSON (JOHN). PLAYS : An Unhistorical Pastoral ; A Romantic Farce ; Bruce, a Chronicle Play ; Smith, a Tragic Farce ; Scaramouch in Naxos, a Pantomime, with a Frontispiece and Cover Design by AUBREY BEARDSLEY.
Page 189 - Also 50 copies large paper. 2is.net. [In preparation. WILDE (OSCAR). DRAMATIC WORKS, now printed for the first time with a specially designed Title-page and binding to each volume, by CHARLES SHANNON.
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Page 181 - DE TABLEY (LORD). POEMS, DRAMATIC AND LYRICAL. By JOHN LEICESTER WARREN (Lord De Tabley). Illustrations and Cover Design by CS RICKETTS. Second Edition. Crown 8vo.
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Page 91 - The stream was smooth as glass, we said, 'Arise and let's away : ' The Siren sang beside the boat that in the rushes lay ; And spread the sail, and strong the oar, we gaily took our way. When shall the sandy bar be cross'd ? when shall we find the bay ? The broadening flood swells slowly out o'er cattledotted plains, The stream is strong and turbulent, and dark with heavy rains ; The labourer looks up to see our shallop speed away.
Page 48 - THE FAIR CIRCASSIAN FORTY Viziers saw I go Up to the Seraglio, Burning, each and every man, For the fair Circassian. Ere the morn had disappeared, Every Vizier wore a beard ; Ere the afternoon was born, Every Vizier came back shorn. "Let the man that woos to win Woo with an unhairy chin;" Thus she said, and as she bid Each devoted Vizier did.
Page 185 - Fcap. 8vo. 4s. 6d. net. [ Very few remain. Transferred by the Author to the present Publishers. MEYNELL (MRS.), (ALICE C. THOMPSON). POEMS.
Page 178 - LANE? for, without depreciating MR. LE GALLIENNE'S sweetness and charm, I doubt that the marvel would have been wrought under another publisher. These publishers, indeed, produce books so delightfully that it must give an added pleasure to the hoarding of first editions.' KATHARINE TYNAN in The Irish Daily Independent. ' To MESSRS. ELKIN MATHEWS AND JOHN LANE almost more than to any other, we take it, are the thanks of the grateful singer especially due ; for it is they who have managed, by means...

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