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Phylon: the Atlanta University review of race and culture vol. 11, #3; third quarter 1950

by Reid, Ira De A., editor, Langston Hughes, Nathaniel Tillman, et al, Editors

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1950
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Atlanta: Atlanta University, 1950. Magazine. One issue, 197-292., first edition literary journal, trade paperback in gray wraps printed red, edge and shelf worn, else in good condition. Articles on "Walt Whitman's Conception of Democracy", "The Poetry of Countee Cullen", "Cracker Culture": A Preliminary Definition" more.
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Drift: North & South

by Darien, Peter [pseudonym of William B.K. Bassett]

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Published
1962
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Berkeley Heights, NJ: Oriole Press, 1962. Pamphlet. 29p, wraps, 4.5x8 inches, spine sunned else very good in wraps. One of 200 copies. Poetry. Darien's World No. 5.
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Cocteau's World: an anthology of writings by Jean Cocteau

by Cocteau, Jean, edited by Margaret Crosland

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Published
1973
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9780396067207
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New York: Dodd, Mead, 1973. Hardcover. 488p., self-portrait frontis, introduction, chronology, illustrated with Cocteau's line drawings, very good first US edition, first printing stated in cloth boards and chipped glassine jacket. Excerpts from novels, stories, plays, poems and essays on people and places. Originally published in the UK in 1972 by Peter Owen.
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Ulagan burcag-un modun-u door-a

by Sayinbayar, T.

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Published
1985
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Hohhot, Inner Mongolia: Nei Menggu jiaoyu chubanshe, 1985. 97p., slender paperback, very good. Collection of poems in Mongolian.
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Robert Lowell: a biography

by [Lowell, Robert] Ian Hamilton

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Published
1982
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9780394509655
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New York: Random House, 1982. Hardcover. xii, 527p., b&w photo sections, notes, index, vvery good first edition stated with Random House number line ending in 2 as called for in first printing, cloth boards and unclipped dj. Lowell was imprisoned as a Conscientious Objector during WWII and suffered from mental illness over his lifetime.
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Joseph Brodsky: Collected poems in English; poems written in English & poems translated from the Russian

by Brodsky, Joseph, various translators, edited by Ann Kjellberg

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Published
2000
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9780374125455
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New York: Farrar , Straus and Giroux, 2000. Hardcover. xiv, 540p., editor's note, selected bibliography, notes, index of titles & first lines, near-fine first edition stated in quarter-cloth boards and bright unclipped dj. Russian exile who had been placed in a mental institution as a "parasite" and "anti-Soviet pornographer" and had also served 18 months on a farm in… Read more
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ZaatarDiva

by Hammad, Suheir

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Published
2005
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9780981913100
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New York: Cypher Books, 2005. Paperback. 102p., wraps, corners slightly bumped else very good condition, CD present as issued, first edition. Poetry by the Palestinian American.
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Halfway to Silence: new poems

by Sarton, May

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Published
1980
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9780393013689
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New York: Norton, 1980. Hardcover. 64p., poems, index, very good first edition, first printing stated in cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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Colmun (No. 2 for 1983)

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1983
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Hohhot: Nei Menggu renmin chubanshe, 1983. Single issue of the Mongolian-language literary journal, Chinese title 潮洛蒙 (Chao luo meng). 336p. paperback, spine panel has a horizontal tear, otherwise very good. From the library of the noted Mongolist James Bosson, with his ownership stamps in Mongolian and Chinese on the title page.
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China Rhymes: Two classics of Old China Coast Poetry

by A'Rabbitt, Shamus; illustrations by Sapajou; foreword by Andrew Chubb

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Published
2009
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9789881815439
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Hong Kong: China Economic Review Publishing for Earnshaw Boooks, 2009. Paperback. xxxii, 246p., wraps, 5x8 inches, illus., wraps lightly worn else very good condition. Originally published in 1937 and 1938.
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Modern Greek Poetry

by Friar, Kimon, translation, introduction, essay & notes, Constantine Cavafis aka Cavafy, Nikos Kazantakis, Kostas Varnalis, et al.

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Published
1973
ISBN
9780671210250
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1973. Hardcover. xx, 780p., introduction, biographies, bibliographies, indexes, very good first edition, first printing stated in cloth boards and unclipped dj. Dozens of poets with hundreds of examples and an extensive essay.
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Maxine Kumin: selected poems, 1960-1990

by Kumin, Maxine

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Published
1997
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9780393040739
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New York: Northwestern University Press, 1997. Hardcover. 294p., near-fine first edition, first printing stated in full purple cloth boards and gilt in unclipped bright dj. Kumin won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1973 and the Poets Prize in 1993 among other honors. She may have been the last person to see Anne Sexton alive having lunched with her… Read more
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The Judy Grahn Reader

by Grahn, Judy

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2009
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9781879960800
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San Francisco: Aunt Lute Books, 2009. Paperback. 317p., introduction, poetry, fiction, drama, non-fiction, very good first edition, first printing stated trade paperback original in pictorial wraps. A compendium of writings and excerpts by the author.
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The Collected Poems of Muriel Rukeyser

by Rukeyser, Muriel, edited by Janet E. Kaufman & Anne F. Herzon with Jan Heller Levi

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Published
2005
ISBN
9780822942474
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Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2005. Hardcover. xli, 670p., editors' notes, introduction, annotations, textual notes, bibliography, indexes of titles & first lines, near-fine first edition, first printing stated in cloth boards and bright unclipped dj. The 1979 Collected works was Grier C*** (A?). Includes newly-discovered poems not printed in the earlier collection. Her work encompassed writing for The Daily… Read more
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The Collected Poems of Louis McNeice

by MacNeice, Louis

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Published
1967
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1967. Hardcover. xviii, 575p., author's preface to the Collected Poems 1925-1948, editor's preface, appendixes & indexes, ownership name else very good first US edition thus in cloth boards and bright unclipped dj. Irish poet, comrade of Auden and Spender.
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We'll be coming back [inscribed & signed]

by Mickens, E[rnest] Montagu

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Published
[194-]
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[Cincinnati-?]: [self-published by the author], [194-]. 67p., stiff pebbled card covers, mild corner wear, very good. Inscribed by the author with a date of 8/25/1946. Rather scarce. Self-published poetry collection, apparently by an African American author. Many poems address the war, including celebration of the role of Black soldiers; another about the Scottsboro Boys is dedicated to the International… Read more
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The Bells

by Poe, Edgar Allan; illustrated by F.O.C. Darley, S.G. McCutcheon, A. Fredericks, Granville Perkins, Charles P. King, R. Riordan, and Miss C.A. Northam

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Published
1881
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Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1881. Hardcover. [24]p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x7.75 inches, gilt edges, profusely illus., corners bumped, boards shelfworn, a few small stains on front boards, foxing throughout. From the library of literary scholar Noriko Mizuta.
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Földrengéskor: Varga József válogatott versei

by Varga, Jozsef

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Published
1942
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New York: International Workers Order, Hungarian-American Section, 1942. 127p., slender paperback, faint crease to front cover, otherwise very good, evenly toned. Poetry collection by the Hungarian immigrant activist.
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Early Greek Poetry and Philosophy: A history of Greek epic, lyric, and prose to the middle of the fifth century

by Fränkel, Hermann; translated by Moses Hadas and James Willis

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Published
1975
ISBN
9780151271900
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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1975. Hardcover. xii, 555p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.5 inches, very good first U.S. edition in an unclipped and lightly worn dj. From the library of literary scholar Noriko Mizuta.
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Poems

by Schuyler, Margaretta

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Published
1922
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np: npub, 1922. 20p., stiff card wrappers, 6.25x9 inches, wraps evenly toned, spine chipped else very good condition. OCLC gives date as 1922. Schuyler was a suffragist and friend of Edna St. Vincent Millay. She served as secretary to suffragist Alva Belmont, treasurer for the women's magazine Judy and on the editorial board of the Modern School… Read more
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