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Collected Poems

by C. K. Williams

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
2006
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Near Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780374126520
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1936: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2006. "brings together nearly four decades of C. K. Williams's work: more than four hundred poems that have in common Williams's distinctive outlook-restless, passionate, dogged, and uncompromising in its drive to find words for the truth about life as we know it..". 1st. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.… Read more
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A Scattering of Salts

by James Merril

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Published
1995
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Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780679441588
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1995. his first new book of poems in seven years; written right before he died. 1st. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Poetry.
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Silent Fame and Other Poems

by Loyd Haberly

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Published
1945
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Good
Edition
3rd
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United States of America: Macmillan Company, 1945. 73 pages. poems written by loyd haberly . 3rd. Hard Cover. Good/Not Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Poetry.
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The Long Approach (poems)

by Maxine Kumin

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1985
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Near Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780670804290
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New York: Viking Penguin, Inc., 1985. Near Fine hardcover in a Very Good dust jacket which is lightly sunned on the spine. 80pp In her first collection since 1982, this Pulitzer Prize-winning poet redefines and expands upon her themes of home and family by showing them in the context of survival in a nuclear age. 1st. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very… Read more
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Miracle Fair: Selected Poems of Wislawa Szymborska

by Wislawa Szymborska; Joanna Trzeciak

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
2001
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Near Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780393049398
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USA: W W Norton & Co Inc, 2001. A near fine hardcover in a near fine dustjacket. 159pp. A new translation of the Nobel Prize-winning Polish poet, with an introduction by Czeslaw Milosz. This long-awaited volume samples the full range of Wislawa Szymborska's major themes: the ironies of love, the wonders of nature's beauty, and the illusory character of… Read more
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A LUME SPENTO and Other Early Poems.

by Pound, Ezra

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Published
1965
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Very Good
Edition
1st
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New York: New Directions, 1965. A very good pictorial hardcover in a clear plastic cover. 128pp There is an attractive gift inscription on front free end paper. . 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Poetry.
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Question on a Kite

by Burt, Nathaniel

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Published
1950
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Very Good
Edition
1st
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1950. This second collection of lyrical poems by a young poet marks a great advance accomplishment. Hard Cover in a dust jacket, now in a protective mylar cover. 43pp Flat-signed by author top of Hail-title page. . By Author. 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Poetry.
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The Changing Light at Sandover

by James Merrill

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
2006
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Near Fine
Edition
2nd
ISBN
9780307263216
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$45.00

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New York: Knopf, 2006. This is an as ne copy in a like jacket. 627pp plus a page dedicated to type. James Merrills audacious and dazzling epic poem, The Changing Light at Sandover, remains as startling today as when it first emerged in separate volumes over a period of several years. Individual parts won the Pulitzer Prize and the National… Read more
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Disorderly houses: a Book of Poems

by Alan Ansen

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Published
1961
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Good
Edition
1st
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United States of America: Wesleyan University Press, 1961. 85 pages. a book of poems by alan ansen.. 1st. Soft Cover. Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Poetry.
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Poems

by Vladimir Nabokov

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Published
1959
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Very Good
Edition
2nd
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United States of America: Doubleday & Co, 1959. poems by vladimir nabokov, the author of lolita. 44 pages.. 2nd. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Poetry.
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Horse Show at Midnight

by Henry Taylor

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1966
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Very Good
Edition
1st
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Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ Press, 1966. inscribed and signed by henry taylor (author/poet). collection of 24 poems by a young southern poet. these are distinctive poems about man and his condition , informed by reality and by a simple but powerful expression. . Inscribed and Signed By Author. 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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Multum in Parvo: An Essay in Poetic Imagination

by Carl Zigrosser

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1965
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Very Good
Edition
1st
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New York: Spiral Press, 1965. 54 pages. pen inscription inside on front end paper.. 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Poetry.
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Northwest 'this is an Outpost of the land'

by Charles Norman

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Published
1945
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Good
Edition
1st
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Canada: Whitehorse Y.t. , 1945. 62 pages. poems by charles norman. 1st yukon edition.. 1st. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by William Barnett. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Poetry.
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Sonnets

by John Masefield

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Published
1916
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Very Good
Edition
1st
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New York: Macmillan Company, 1916. Full calf with Gilt tooled edges and extra gilt on spine. tissue guard over title page. #397 of 500 copies. signed by John Masefield. 1st edition. 61 pages. a collection of Masefield's sonnets. untrimmed edges. gilt edges. . By Author. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Poetry.
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Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. To Which is Prefixed The Life of the Author.

by Johnson, Dr.

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Very Good
Edition
1st
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Philadelphia: Henry T. Coates & Co. new Edition in brown linen hardcover with the title stamped in black on the front coer and spine along with floral decorations and border. Very clean and tight. 484pp quarto measuring 10 by 7 1/4 inches. . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Poetry.
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Forbidden Fruit and Other Ballades

by Hunter, Thomas Lomax

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1937
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Near Fine
Edition
1st
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$30.00

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East Aurora, NY: Roycroft Shops, 1937. 88pp. inscribed and signed, no rips or tears, no markings. Inscribed & Signed. 1st. Hardcover. Near Fine/Not Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Poetry.
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Thousand Years of Love Poetry

by Fiona Pagett

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
2004
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Near Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781904449058
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London: Chaucer Press, 2004. 153 pages plus index and acknowledgments. If music is the food of love, poetry has always been its chosen language. Since time immemorial, lovers of all cultures have expressed their passion and pain in verse, finding in the fluid wealth of poetry a means of embodying the most powerful emotion. Countless poets through the ages, both… Read more
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One Woman to Another

by Corinne Roosevelt Robinson

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Published
1914
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Very Good
Edition
1st
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New York: Charles Scriber's Sons, 1914. 73 pages. some pencil underlinings. poems written by corinne roosevelt robinson. . 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Not Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Poetry.
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Rosey the Baby Killer and Other Stories

by Bill Shields

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1998
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Near Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781880985540
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Los Angeles, CA: 2 13 61, 1998. Near fine. 113 Pages. Rosey the Baby Killer and Other Stories is the most accomplished collection of verse yet from Vietnam veteran Bill Shields. Here Shields amplifies and adds new dimensions to the nightmarish themes he's presented in his previous works. Each piece is a story... of love lost, lust, death, resentment, pain,… Read more
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OUT OF MY MIND: Disconcerting Meditations

by Pila Hall

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
2010
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Very Good
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781450057523
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USA: Xlibris, Corp., 2010. Very good softcover. 107 pp. On the surface these enigmatic mini essays appear to be merely amusing words games, but each one exposes and probes some of the many layers human nature encounters in the pursuit of self-knowledge. The repetitive phrasing is deliberate to allow no escape from uncomfortable insights. Each word is verified for its… Read more
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