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Geoffrey Parker

Wimbish Village, England

A Book of English Verse. Wimbish Village, England: Geoffrey Parker, n.d. 249 pp. 3 3/16″ x 2 1/4″. Collected from the works of Donne, Milton, Blake and Swinburne. Chosen and published by Geoffrey Parker, Wimbish Village near Saffron Walden, Essex, England. Bound in red leather with the London coat of arms design. Printed in Belgium. Has index, biographical notes, and six illustrations. All edges gilt.

Poems of Robert Burns. Wimbish Village, England: Geoffrey Parker, n.d. 256 pp. 3 1/4″ x 2 5/16″. With Glossary. Red leather with gold stamping. All edges gilt. Glassine wrapper.

Poems of William Wordsworth. Wimbish Village, England: Geoffrey Parker, 1969. 255 pp. 3 3/16″ x 2 5/16″. Including passages from the Prelude and poems from Lyrical Ballads. This collection chosen and published by Geoffrey Parker, Wimbish Village near Saffron Walden, England, 1969. Brown leather with a Glassine wrapper. All edges gilt.

Shakespeare’s Plays. London, Burgess and Bowes, Ltd. nd. 3 ¼” X 2 ¼”. 12 vol. Includes volume of poems. Bound by hand in English leather by Geoffrey Parker, at Wimbish near Saffron Walden, Essex England.