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Not Be Essence That Cannot Be

by OWENS, Rochelle

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Published
1961
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Fine
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New York: Trobar Books, 1961. Softcover. Fine. First edition. Printed stapled wrappers. Fine.
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The Selected Poems of John Malcolm Brinnin

by BRINNIN, John Malcolm

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Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
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Boston: Atlantic, Little Brown, 1963. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. Near fine in modestly rubbed, very good or better dustwrapper with tiny nciks and tear. Inscribed by the author to Tony Award-winning actress Marian Seldes, and additionally Inscribed by Dennis Brown, apparently a friend of Brinnin's. Two cards laid in from Brown to Seldes.
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The Patience of Ice

by WOOD, Renate

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780810151055
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Evanston, Illinois: TriQuarterly Books, 2000. Softcover. Very Good. First edition, wrappered issue. Wrappers lightly stained, crease on the lower wrapper affecting the rear endpaper, a very good copy. Signed by the author on the title page.
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(Broadside): Three Versicles

by SNODGRASS, W.D.

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Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
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Concord, New Hampshire: William B. Ewert, 1987. Unbound. Near Fine. Broadside. 10"x14". Printed in red and black. Modest foxing in the margins else near fine. Of an edition of 70 unnumbered copies signed by Snodgrass, this is one of 10 on Umbria paper. In addition to being signed, this copy is additionally Inscribed by the poet "with hugs… Read more
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A Song to David and Other Poems by Christopher Smart

by SMART, Christopher

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Published
1947
Condition
Fine
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London: The Grey Walls Press, 1947. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First edition thus. Edited with introduction by Ruthven Todd. Pencil note front endpapers, else fine in slightly spine-toned, very good dustwrapper with shallow loss at the top of the front panel.
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Thomson and Pollok: Containing The Seasons by James Thomson, and The Course of Time by Robert Pollok

by THOMSON, James and Robert Pollok

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Published
1853
Condition
Near Fine
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Boston: Phillips, Sampson, and Company, 1853. Hardcover. Near Fine. New edition. Octavo. Brown cloth stamped in blind and elaborately decorated in gilt. Early pencil name on front fly, splash mark on front board, else a bright and very good copy. Attractive spine decorations.
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Middletown: (Dolmen Press), 1965. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 92pp. Errata slip and publisher's complimentary slip laid in. Faint offsetting on front wrap, else near fine in self-wrappers.
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Paradise Lost. A Poem, In Twelve Books

by MILTON, John

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Published
1843
Condition
Very Good
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Boston: Lewis & Sampson, 1843. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 294pp. Quarter blue morocco and marbled paper over boards. Contemporary owner's penciled name, a few tiny notes in pencil or ink in the text, light rubbing at the extremities, very good or better. A handsome little American trade binding.
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New York: Howell, Soskin, Publishers, 1944. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. 330pp. Illustrated with black and white photographic portraits of authors in rear. Modestly rubbed, very good or better lacking the dustwrapper. Contributors include Conrad Aiken, W.H. Auden, E.E. Cummings, Robert Frost, Archibald MacLeish, Stephen Spender, Robert Penn Warren to name but a few of the poets in… Read more
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The Freedom of the Poet

by BERRYMAN, John

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780374158484
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£29.66

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New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1976. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Textblock edges foxed, slight spine lean, else near fine in near fine, modestly age-toned dustwrapper with one tiny tear.
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The Women at Point Sur

by JEFFERS, Robinson

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Published
1927
Condition
Near Fine
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New York: Boni & Liveright, 1927. Hardcover. Near Fine. Second printing, five months after the first. Bookplate of collector Clifton Waller Barrett, small, light stain on front fly, and spine lettering a trifle rubbed, else near fine, lacking the dustwrapper. Inscribed by Jeffers on a tipped-in leaf to the author and occasional hobo: "To Jim Tully, with admiration… Read more
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The Atlantic Monthly A Magazine of Literature, Science, Art, and Politics. Volume XLIX

by (ROBERTS, Kenneth)

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Published
1882
Condition
Near Fine
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Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1882. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Tall octavo. Publisher's cloth. Neat bookplate of Kenneth Roberts on front pastedown, a bit of sunning on the spine, and front hinge a trifle tender, else a nice, very good copy. Contributors include Thomas Hardy, Sarah Orne Jewett, Henry Cabot Lodge, Edith M. Thomas, Owen Wister, John… Read more
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The True Confession of George Barker

by BARKER, George

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Published
1957
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Near Fine
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(Great Britain): The Parton Press, 1957. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Reprint. 40pp. Light offsetting on the rear free endpaper, near fine in near fine dustwrapper with age-toning on the spine. Poetry.
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BELLS AND GRASS

by de la MARE, Walter

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Published
1942
Condition
Near Fine
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New York: THE VIKING PRESS, 1942. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First American edition. Illustrated by Dorothy P. Lathrop. Octavo. A bit of light toning on the board, else near fine in very good dustwrapper with modest age-toning, with a bit of rubbing and faint splashmarks on the spine.
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The North American Review. Vol. L.

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Published
1840
Condition
Very Good
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Boston: Ferdinand Andrews, 1840. Hardcover. Very Good. Bound volume of a magazine. Octavo. Bound in contemporary sheep with red morocco spine label titled in gilt, small yellow printed binder's label on the front pastedown: "Books Neatly Bound at Ivisons' Bookstore, Genesee St. Auburn" (the "n"s in both "neatly" and "bound" are inverted, presumably as intended). Contemporary printed bookplate… Read more
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The Call of California and Other Poems of the West

by BORTON, Francis

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Published
1917
Condition
Near Fine
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Riverside, California: The Author / (Studio of Clyde Brown, Printer, 1917. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. 12mo. 22pp. Stapled illustrated wrappers. A very faint spray of white paint on front wrap, barely worth noting, else near fine. Inscribed by the author at the Mission Inn in the year of publication.
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Opera

by Q. HORATI FLACCI, [Horace]

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Published
1883
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Near Fine
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Novi Eboraci [New York]: D. Appletonii et Soc, 1883. Hardcover. Near Fine. 12mo. 293pp. Engraved frontispiece. Text in Latin. Flexible parchment printed in red and black. Lacks front fly, modest soiling on boards, front hinge a trifle tender, a very good copy.
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Dialogue for the Left and Right Hand

by CRAMER, Steven

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781571290335
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(Cambridge, Massachusetts): Lumen Editions, 1997. Softcover. Fine. Reprint. 57pp. Pictorial wrappers. Fine. Poetry.
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The Poetical Works of S.T. Coleridge (In 3 volumes)

by COLERIDGE, S.T.

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Published
1835
Condition
Very Good
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London / Boston: W. Pickering / Hilliard, Gray & Co, 1835. Hardcover. Very Good. First American issue? Three volume set. 12mos. Bound in publisher's ribbon cloth gilt. Spines uniformly sunned, modest scattered foxing in text, cloth worn at the crown, still a handsome, very good set.
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A Publisher's Retrospective, 1955-1995

by (BRAZILLER, George)

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Published
1995
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Fine
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(New York): George Braziller, Inc, 1995. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Tall Octavo. Quarter cream cloth over blue paper boards, ribbon-tied folder. Just a touch of wear on the lower board, else fine. A publisher's keepsake celebrating 40 years in a tough business. Inside are nine pieces, including a company timeline, celebratory notes and citations, poems, and a newspaper… Read more
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