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Selected Poems

by Ford, Ford Madox

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Albert Books
Published
1971
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First Edition (stated)
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$25.00

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Cambridge, MA: Pym-Randall Press, 1971. One of limited edition of 600 softbound copies. Light, scattered foxing to covers, else fine in perfect bound wrappers.. First Edition (stated). Perfect Bound Wrappers.
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New Poems

by Ford, Ford Madox

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Albert Books
Published
1927
Edition
First Edition
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$250.00

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New York: William Edwin Rudge, 1927. One of 325 copies, signed by the author on page opposite the title page. Rubbing to upper corners, else fine, lacking the glassine dust jacket, but bound in a custom made black leather binding with marlble pastdowns, possibly made by Porter Garnett (playwright, critic, editor, librarian, teacher, and printer), whose tiny bookplate is on… Read more
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$250.00
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Poems: 1929-1936

by Fitts, Dudley

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Albert Books
Published
1937
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Norfolk, CT: New Directions, 1937. Fine in a near fine, dust jacket, mild wear to edges, lightly dust-soiled rear panel.. First Edition. Hard Cover.
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At This Point in Rhyme (Poems)

by Harburg, E.Y.

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Albert Books
Published
1976
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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New York: Crown, 1976. Toning to tips of spine end cloth, couple of tiny dampstains to front flyleaf, which is inscribed and signed by Harburg, else a fine copy in lightly soiled, near fine dust jacket which is illustrated by Al Hirschfeld... Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Illus. by Hirschfeld, Al.
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White Buildings

by Crane Hart.

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Albert Books
Published
1926
Edition
First Edition, Second Printing
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$200.00

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New York: Boni & Liveright, 1926. Foreword by Allen Tate, with Tate's name spelled correctly (it was incorrectly spelled "Allan" in the first edition, first printing). The entire first printing consisted of 500 copies, 50 of which were sent out to reviewers before the mistake was caught. The title page was quickly reset and the revised pages tipped in by… Read more
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$200.00
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Transformations

by Sexton, Anne

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Albert Books
Published
1971
Edition
First Edition
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$12.50

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1971. First Printing (stated). Slightly dusty top edges, else very near fine in very good, dust soiled, price clipped dust jacket. Drawings by Barbara Swan. Preface by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.. First Edition. Hard Cover.
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Mexico City Blues (242 Choruses)

by Kerouac, Jack.

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Albert Books
Published
1959
Edition
First Edition, Third Printing
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$85.00

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New York: Grove Press, 1959. Quite a nice copy, unfortunatley with a major defect: a small purple ink stain to top corner of front flyleaf, and faintly to edges of the endpapers, some damp-staining to page edges, but text is not affected; the pages are crisp, clean and bright. The binding is solid, square, and corners sharp and pointy. The… Read more
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$85.00
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Under the Tree

by Roberts, Elizabeth Madox

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Albert Books
Published
1922
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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New York: Huebsch, 1922. Light green boards, brightly stamped in gilt on front and spine. Small 8vo. 87pp. One corner gently bumped, very small, attractive bookplate on front pastedown, with offseting to adjacent flyleaf, still the book is very fresh and near fine.. First Edition. Hard Cover.
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Journey to Love

by Williams, William Carlos

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Albert Books
Published
1955
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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New York: Random House, 1955. Very near fine in near fine dust jacket, with very faint, erased pencil marks at top of front flap near $3.00 price.. First Edition. Hard Cover.
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$75.00
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Herakleitos & Diogenes

by Davenport, Guy

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Albert Books
Published
1979
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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Bolinas, CA: Grey Fox Press, 1979. Turquoise cloth, stamped in silver on spine. A fine copy, issued without a dust jacket. . First Edition. Hard Cover.
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$125.00
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The Mimes of Herondas

by Davenport, Guy (translator)

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Albert Books
Published
1981
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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San Francisco: Grey Fox Press, 1981. A fine copy in perfect bound wrappers.. First Edition. Soft Cover.
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Roots and Branches (Poems)

by Duncan, Robert

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Albert Books
Published
1964
Edition
First Edition
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$40.00

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New York: Scribner's, 1964. "A" on copyright page. Review Copy, slip laid-in. Fine in very near fine dust jacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover.
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$40.00
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Poems

by Gardner, John

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Albert Books
Published
1978
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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Northridge, CA: Lord John Press, 1978. Limited edition, this is #105 of 300 numbered copies. Gilt stamped, brown quarter cloth over decorated boards. Signed by the author on limitation page at rear. 8vo. 108pp. Fine.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover.
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$45.00
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Traveling through the Dark (signed)

by Stafford, William

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Albert Books
Published
1962
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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New York: Harper & Row, 1962. The author's second book, and Winner of the National Book Award. Mild discoloration to front boards, neatly scripted gift inscription on front pastedown, covered by front flap, else a very near fine copy, signed by the author on front flyleaf. The unclipped dust jacket shows a touch of wear at spine ends, and a… Read more
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Words (Poems)

by Creeley, Robert

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Albert Books
Published
1967
Edition
First Edition
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$40.00

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New York: Scribner's, 1967. Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in. Brown cloth, white lettered spine. 8vo. 143pp. Very near fine in a crisp, very good, lightly soiled dust jacket, spine ends nicked. and a tiny tear to top of the front and rear flaps at the fold, internally tape mended, . First Edition. Hard Cover.
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$40.00
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Lee: a Dramatic Poem

by Masters, Edgar Lee

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Albert Books
Published
1926
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1926. Dark blue cloth, stamped in blind on front, stamped in gilt on spine. Cover cloth has surface stain marks, upper spine cap is chipped, else a crisp, clean, tightly bound, very good plus copy, signed, inscribed and dated by the author on front flyleaf. First Edition. Hard Cover.
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$45.00
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Selected Poems

by Masters, Edgar Lee

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Albert Books
Published
1925
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1925. Lightly foxed top edges, very minor general wear, a near fine copy in clean, price clipped very good dust jacket, with small chip to spine heel, sunning to spine.. First Edition. Hard Cover.
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Godbey: a Dramatic Poem

by Masters, Edgar Lee

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Albert Books
Published
1931
Edition
First Edition (Limited Edition)
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$45.00

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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1931. No. 24 of 347 copies, signed by the author on Limited Edition page at front of the book. Small 4to. 253pp. Burgundy quarter cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Top edges gilt, others untrimmed, a few pages still unopened. Spot of staining at spine crown, light dulling of spine gilt, former owner's attractive bookplate… Read more
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Notes from the Land of the Dead

by Kinsella, Thomas

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Albert Books
Published
1972
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Dublin: The Cuala Press, 1972. Beige quarter cloth over light-blue papered boards, lettered in black on front, lettered paper label on spine. Very near fine, in plain white, very good tissue dust jacket, a little toned, minimally soiled. Several pages unopened. Limited edition of 500 numbered copies. This is copy #19. Unsigned.. First Edition. Hard Cover.
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$35.00
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The Lice (Poems)

by Merwin, W. S.

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Albert Books
Published
1969
Edition
First Edition
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$65.00

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London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1969. Tiny bookstore sticker at bottom of front pastedown, else a crisp, very near fine copy in very good plus dust jacket, missing small chip at bottom of front flap at the fold. . First Edition. Hard Cover.
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$65.00