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Poems

by STODDARD, RICHARD HENRY

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1852
Condition
Light spotting to early and latter pages of text-block, otherwise near fine in original dark blue cloth, titled and decorated in
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$50.00

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Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1852. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Light spotting to early and latter pages of text-block, otherwise near fine in original dark blue cloth, titled and decorated in gilt, all edges gilt. Binding square and tight, text bright and unmarked.. Duodecimo. 4.75 x 7.25 in. viii, 127 + [3] pp.
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Aposiopeses

by WILLIAMS, JONATHAN

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1988
Condition
Near fine in original decorative paper.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Item Price
$75.00

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Minneapolis: Granary Books, 1988. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near fine in original decorative paper.. Tall octavo. 6.5 x 10.75 in. Unpaginated. Limited issue, numbered 39 of 100 wrappered copies (165 in total) and signed by Jonathan Williams on colophon.
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Promises; Poems, 1954-1956

by WARREN, ROBERT PENN

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1957
Condition
A lovely 1957 Christmas ownership inscription on front free endpaper, otherwise near fine in original dark blue cloth, some fadi
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Item Price
$150.00

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New York: Random House, 1957. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. A lovely 1957 Christmas ownership inscription on front free endpaper, otherwise near fine in original dark blue cloth, some fading to spine. Lacking dust jacket.. Octavo. 7 x 9 in. 84 + [2] pp. Pulitzer Prize winner, National Book Award winner. Inscribed by Robert Penn Warren on title… Read more
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$150.00
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Signed Photograph

by GINSBERG, ALLEN

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Condition
Fine glossy photo.
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$200.00

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Fine glossy photo.. 8 x 10 in. Black-and-white, signed in black marker by Ginsberg.
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$200.00
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Monolithos: Poems, 1962 and 1982

by GILBERT, JACK

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1982
Condition
Fine in original black cloth and just about fine dust jacket.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780394523866
Item Price
$350.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original black cloth and just about fine dust jacket.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.5 in. 93 pp. Signed by Jack Gilbert on front free endpaper.
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Going Wrong

by GILBERT, JACK

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1992
Condition
A fine broadside of Gilbert's poem "Going Wrong" printed on Genesis Bone recycled paper. Faint silhouette image of
Edition
First edition
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$400.00

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[Northampton, MA]: Adastra Broadsheet 2, 1992. First edition. A fine broadside of Gilbert's poem "Going Wrong" printed on Genesis Bone recycled paper. Faint silhouette image of a fish behind the text of the poem. Signed by Jack Gilbert. One of 100 copies. Available unframed.. 8.75" x 11.5" Broadside. 1 Sheet.
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$400.00
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At Dusk Iridescent: A Gathering of Poems, 1972-1997

by MEYER, THOMAS

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1999
Condition
Softcover. Fine in original wine red wrappers and fine pictorial dust jacket.
Edition
First Trade Edition
ISBN
9780912330815
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$40.00

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Winston-Salem, NC: The Jargon Society, 1999. First Trade Edition. Paperback. Softcover. Fine in original wine red wrappers and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Narrow quarto. 257 pages. With one black-and-white reproduction of a photograph (frontispiece). Signed by Meyer on the title page. Published as Jargon 102.
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Kintsugi

by MEYER, THOMAS

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
2011
Condition
Fine in original pictorial wrappers.
Edition
First Trade Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780981952093
Item Price
$30.00

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Flood Editions, 2011. First Trade Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Thin 12mo. 5.5 x 7.5 in. xii; 66 pp. Evocative cover photograph by Reuben Cox of Jonathan Williams at home at Skywinding Farm in Scaly Mountain, North Carolina. As new in original pictorial wrappers. A lovely book! Specially signed by Meyer and scarce, thus.… Read more
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Love: A Diptych [Hors Commerce Issue]

by GILBERT, JACK and LINDA GREGG

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1994
Condition
Fine in sewn Phthalo Blue Simpson Filare paper wrappers and fine Ichimatsu Blue handmade paper dust jacket.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Item Price
$275.00

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Asheville: The Captain's Bookshelf, 1994. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine in sewn Phthalo Blue Simpson Filare paper wrappers and fine Ichimatsu Blue handmade paper dust jacket.. Thin octavo. 5.75 x 9 in. [16] pp. One of 30 hors commerce copies (from a total of 180). The text consists of two previously published poems, one each by… Read more
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$275.00
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October Crossing

by MORGAN, ROBERT

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
2009
Condition
Fine in original blue cloth in a fine slipcase with a photographic onlay by Dobree Adams on the upper cover.
Edition
First Limited Edition
ISBN
9780980211719
Item Price
$75.00

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Frankfort, KY and Asheville, NC: Broadstone Books and The Captain's Bookshelf, 2009. First Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original blue cloth in a fine slipcase with a photographic onlay by Dobree Adams on the upper cover.. Octavo. 5.75 x 9 in. 39 pages. One of 30 hardcover copies. Signed by Morgan.
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Jubilant Thicket: New and Selected Poems

by WILLIAMS, JONATHAN

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
2005
Condition
Fine in original pictorial wrappers.
Edition
First Trade Edition
ISBN
9781556592027
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$30.00

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Port Townsend, Washington: Copper Canyon Press, 2005. First Trade Edition. Paperback. Fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Octavo. x, 304 pp. Withblack & white photographic frontispiece portrait of Jonathan Williams. Signed by Jonathan Williams on title page.
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Open Wide: Polaroid Photographs; The Derby Photography Festival, 1992

by WILLIAMS, JONATHAN

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1992
Condition
Nearly-fine.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Item Price
$75.00

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Artlocate Derby, 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Nearly-fine.. Tall thin quarto. One of 30 numbered copies. Seven single sheets laid into a printed folder with a photograph of Williams in his Lee County Lizard Patrol hat snapping a picture on the front cover. Signed by Jonathan Williams on title page.
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Love: A Diptych

by GILBERT, JACK and LINDA GREGG

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1994
Condition
Fine in Phthalo Blue Simpson Filare sewn wrappers.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Item Price
$125.00

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Asheville: The Captain's Bookshelf, 1994. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine in Phthalo Blue Simpson Filare sewn wrappers.. Thin octavo. 5.75 x 9 in. [12] pp. This edition was handset in Eric Gill's Joanna type and printed by Dwight Agner at The Press of the Nightowl in Athens, Georgia. With a tipped-in color frontispiece by Janice La Motta.… Read more
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$125.00