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The Collected Poems of Charles Olson. (Excluding the Maximus poems)

By Charles Olson. Edited by George F. Butterick

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1987. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket. small, faint smudge to bottom edge. dj has slight darkening to top margin, mostly visible to flaps. no other flaws or wear. clean, no writing, markings, or labels. no bumps, tears, chips, and price is not clipped. tight, strong binding. a very nice copy. has full printing number line.; xxxvi-675pp., includes 300 previously unpublished poems, along with all published poems aside from the maximus poems.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$85.00

Dubliners

By James Joyce

London: The Folio Society, 2003. cloth, hard cover in illustrated slipcase with shaped edges at opening., miniscule bits of wear to slipcase exterior, truly negligible in impact. no flaws or wear. clean. no bumps, tears, no writing, markings, labels. tight binding. a fine copy.; the corrected text with an explanatory note by robert scholes. period photos by dr. j.j. clarke. 230pp. 1914 joyce work.. Second Printing Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$38.00

Mayan Letters

By Charles Olson. (Edited and with a Preface by Robert Creeley)

London: Jonathan Cape Ltd., 1968. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., very faint thin trace of dust-spotting to fore-edge, negligible impact. very thin rubbing to dj where it folds. minute wear to very corner-tips of dj. no writing or markings. clean. no tears, bumps, chips. strong binding. flap price undisturbed.; 91pp., a few line-drawings by olson. letters to creeley from the early 1950s while olson was in yucatan.. First Edition U.K./First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$48.00

Norse Stories

By Hamilton Wright Mabie. Edited by Katharine Lee Bates

Chicago: Rand, McNally and Co., 1902. hard cover, green cloth with black lettering and decoration and gilt title on cover and spine., exterior text block edges lightly dulled. name place date stamped on front pastedown. two pages have faded stains around margins. no other flaws. almost no wear at all. no text markings. strong binding.; viii-304pp., ten b/w illustrations. norse tales of odin, thor, et al. retold from the eddas.; very nice copy.. Early Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by George Wright. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$30.00

Three Gloucester Plays

By Israel Horovitz

Garden City, NY: The Fireside Theatre, 1992. hard cover in dust jacket. minor wear to dj, no tears, chips, clips or bumps. no text or exterior markings. strong binding. assumed book club edition, though carries no direct statement. no isbn.; author has inscribed and signed this copy on the title page, dated 12/02.; xiii-279pp., three plays - park your car in harvard yard/henry lumper/north shore fish.. Signed by Author. No Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$52.00

The Gray Cloth: Paul Scheerbart's Novel on Glass Architecture.
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The Gray Cloth: Paul Scheerbart's Novel on Glass Architecture.

By John A. Stuart, Paul Scheerbart

Cambridge: The MIT Press, 2001. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., very small owner name to front free endpaper. no other flaws, clean, otherwise unmarked, sturdy.; written in german in 1914. this edition translated, illustrated, and introduced by john a. stuart.; xlix-143pp., 5 color plates.; "german architectural visionary, author, inventor, and artist paul scheerbart (1863-1915) wrote several fictional utopian narratives related to glass architecture...".. First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by John A. Stuart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$24.00

The Poets of the New York School

By John Bernard Myers, Editor

Philadelphia: The Graduate School of Fine Arts, Department of Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania, 1969. cloth, blue buckram, hard cover in dust jacket., couple of minute and faint dust-spots to top-edge. slight, shallow wear to top-edge of dj., else, clean, no writing or markings. no bumps. strong binding.; 219pp., poetry by ashbery, elmslie, koch, o'hara, schuyler, et al. artwork by fairfield porter, joe brainard, alex katz, neil welliver, jane freilicher, others. dj photo by francesco scavullo.. No Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good Plus. Illus. by Various Artists. Square 8vo.

$42.00

Collected Poems
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Collected Poems

By Paul Auster

London: Faber and Faber, 2007. hard cover in dust jacket. no flaws or wear. clean. no writing or markings. no bumps, tears, clips. tight binding.; 205pp., introduction by norman finkelstein. first printing with number-line.. First Edition U.K./First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.00

Bomber: Events Relating to the Last Flight of an R.A.F. Bomber Over Germany on the Night of June 31st, 1943

By Len Deighton

London: Jonathan Cape, 1970. hard cover in dust jacket., dj verso is tanned where it contacted the spine, the very upper margin of the flaps are showing a thin tan line. lettering on dj spine appears to be a shade sunned, a little faded. very small and minor bits of dj edge/corner wear, no chips, bumps or scuffs aside from the negligible and minute. clean, no writing or markings. dj price intact. strong binding.; 493pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$57.00

Funeral in Berlin (Secret File Number 3)

By Len Deighton

London: Jonathan Cape, 1964. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., edges of book lightly age-dulled. very minor and minute smudges. verso of dj has faint but widespread foxing and shallow edge-wear around top of spine. flap price present. no writing or markings. no labels. no bumps. strong binding.; states first published 1964 on copyright page.319pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

Stone Soup Poetry #7, March 1973

By John Wieners with Jack Powers

Boston: Stone Soup Poetry, 1973. soft cover, staple-bound, as issued., minor rubbing to spine. very small pen flick to cover. clean. no other markings or writing. no chips, tears.; unpaginated. special edition featuring translations of poems by two visiting soviet poets, sergei narovchatov and mikhail lukonin, and poems by lee harwood, stephen jonas, jack powers, john wieners, richard adams, danny shanahan, charley shively, roger hurwitz, joe dunn, adele seronde, d.i. casey, constance wilcox, jimmy poulos, tom hunt, raffael de gruttola.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$52.00

Vengeance (Signed copy)

By Benjamin Black (John Banville)

London: Mantle, 2012. soft cover., no flaws or wear. clean, sharp copy. no markings. no bumps, tears, creases. tight binding.; this copy is signed b. black aka john banville, in other words, signed by both, two sinatures in blue pen on title page.; 312pp.. Signed by Author. First Softcover Edition U.K.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$48.00

A New Path to the Waterfall, Poems

By Raymond Carver (Introduction by Tess Gallagher)

New York: The Atlantic Monthly Press, 1989. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket. book is flawless, dj has superficial wear along some edges, spine, but no chips, no clip. clean, no markings. strong binding.; title page has signed gift inscription from tess gallagher in black pen and dated 10/17/06.; xxxi-126pp., states first printing. published the year after carver's death, his 11th book.. Signed by Contributor. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

Zazie Dans Le Metro

By Raymond Queneau

Paris: Olympia Press, 1959. soft cover in dust jacket., one minute edge-tear to top edge of cover, of negligible impact. no other flaws or wear. clean, bright copy. no markings. no bumps. strong binding.; english translation from french original.; 219pp. no. 74 in the traveller's companion series. appears to be the first printing. a very well preserved copy.. No Edition Stated. Soft Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine. Illus. by Jacqueline Duheme. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$24.00

Exercices De Style.. Nouvelle Edition Revue et Corrigee

By Raymond Queneau

Paris: Gallimard, 1947. hard cover, yellow cloth with gilt lettering in a clear dust jacket and with yellow ribbon bound-in., dj has small chip at top of spine and short closed edge-tears at top corners. several small stains to green endpapers, bindery glue? a few very small, faint foxed-spots to rear board at bottom edge., else, clean, no markings or labels. no bumps. tight binding.; part of la soleil collection. stamped exemplaire 187 on limitation page at back.; 160pp. original french text.. Numbered Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

Semi-Colon, Volume II, No. 4

By John Bernard Myers, Editor

New York: Tibor De Nagy Gallery, 1957. folded sheet, four pages, as issued. only slightest evidence of handling, clean. no writing or markings. no tears, chips.; 4pp., issue devoted to poet v.r. lang who had died in 1956. eight poems by her.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Broadside.

$250.00

Selected Poems

By Anna Akhmatova

London: The Folio Society, 2016. hard cover in shaped slipcase, illustrated cloth and paper covered boards., no flaws or wear. clean and bright. no markings, bumps. tight binding. appears unused.; xxii-161pp., 7 illustrations. translated by d.m. thomas. introduction by eimear mcbride. reissue of 1985 ohio univ. press translation.. First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$48.00

Semi-Colon, Vol. II, No. 2

By John Bernard Myers, Editor

New York: Tibor De Nagy Gallery folded sheet making four pages. couple of small, faint creases evident. no other wear. clean, no writing or markings. no tears or significant creases.; contains "the soldiers at barbizon" by david jackson. 4pp., no date, c. mid-1950s.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Broadside.

$265.00

Mythologies of the Heart

By Gerard Malanga

Santa Rosa: Black Sparrow Press, 1996. hard cover in acetate dust jacket, as issued. minor rubbing to dj. no other flaws or wear. clean, no markings. tight binding. a very nice copy.; 179pp., a few b/w illustrations. this copy is signed under the limitation, number 59 from 100 thus. poetry.. Signed by Author. First Edition - Limited. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.00

No Respect: New and Selected Poems 1964-2000

By Gerard Malanga

Santa Rosa: Black Sparrow Press, 2001. hard cover in clear acetate dust jacket, as issued., slight rubbing to dj. no other flaws or wear. clean, no markings. no bumps. tight binding.; 296pp., this is copy 21 from the signed edition of 100. signed by gerard malanga above the limitation. poetry collection.. Signed by Author. First Edition - Limited. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

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