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The Dog Isn't Going Anywhere

By Cutler, Abbot

Richmond, MA: Mad River Press, 2000. Chap Book. Near Fine. Tributary Chapbook #5. Maroon stiff wraps. Saddlestitch binding with grey string. Black lettering and grey design on front cover. Grey endpapers. Signed by poet on title page. Small rubbed spot cover below title, which may be a paper fault. Beautifully produced.


River From My Mouth: Poems

By Karla Van Vliet

Vermont: North of Eden Press, 2014. First edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Clean & tight. Inscribed and signed by the poet on title page. No other markings.



By Katherine Mansfield

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1931. fourth printing. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Green paper boards with grey cloth spine and paper spine label. Endpaper slightly age toned. Three small cracks in front inside hinge, but binding tight. Dj is toned with minor edgewear and shelfwear. in protective mylar cover. All books packed and shipped with care.


How Lisa Loved the King

By George Eliot

Boston: Fields, Osgood, and Company, 1869. Edition not stated.. Hardcover. Very Good. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering on front board and blind stamped rules on front and back boards. Head/heel of spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Spine sunned. Binding tight. 48 pages. 16 mo -- 4-1/4" x 6-3/4". One page ad for The Spanish Gypsy opposite title page. Clean & tight, no markings. A very nice copy.


How Lisa Loved the King

By George Eliot

Boston: Fields, Osgood, and Company, 1859. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Thin 16mo, 1 page advertisement opposite title page. 48 pages. Brown endpapers. Maroon cloth blind border front and back, gilt lettering on front. Spine sunned. Head/heel of spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Binding tight.


To Open
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To Open

By Samuel Menashe

New York: Viking , 1974. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. Inscribed "For ______ in old acquaintance. September 21, 1978. Samuel" on half title page. Dark grey paper boards with black cloth spine, gilt lettering. Clean & tight. Minor foxing on fore-edge. Unclipped dj has minor edgewear and one small spot at top edge of rear panel. A very nice copy.


Never Be the Horse
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Never Be the Horse

By Beckian Fritz Goldberg

Akron, Ohio: University Of Akron Press, 1999. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Dark blue cloth boards with gilt lettering on front and spine. Blue endpapers. No jacket as issued


New York and Other Verses

By Frederick Mortimer Clapp

Boston: Marshall Jones Company, 1918. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Grey paper boards with gilt lettering on front board and paper spine label. Head/heel of spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Many pages unopened. Deckled edge. Clean & tight. NO markings.


Selected Poems of Langston Hughes

By Langston Hughes

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1965. Second printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. Green cloth boards with white spine lettering. Inscribed, SIGNED, and dated on front free endpaper. Drawings by E. McKnight Kauffer. Book is clean and tight. No faults. Jacket photograph by Henri Cartier-Bresson. Dj has minor edgewear and rubbing and one very small hole on front at the author's shoulder. Unclipped dj in protective mylar jacket.


Dance Me Along the Path

By Miller, Nancy Bailey

Charlotte Harbor, FL: Strathmoor Books, 1997. Edition not Stated. Trade Paperback. Fine/No Jacket as Issued. Don Doyle. Inscribed by poet on half-title page. Clean & tight, NO markings. Gift quality. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Redwood and Other Poems

By Burns, Vincent Godfrey

Washington, D.C.: New World Books, 1952. Signed Numbered. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Red cloth decorated with gilt letters and tree design. The edgeworn dust jacket designed by the author, #980 stamped inside front board, signed on front free endpaper. In protective mylar jacket. Small 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.


Poems Relating to the American Revolution

By Freneau, Philip

New York: W. J. Widdleton, 1865. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket as Issued. Green cloth boards with gilt spine lettering. Gilt top edge. Frontis portrait of the author with tissue guard. Includes an introductory memoir and notes by Evert A. Duyckinck. Previous owner's embossed on first 4 pages. [xxxviii] 288 pages. Head/heel of spine and corners lightly bumped. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Return Receipt

By Corbett, William

2003. Limited. Original Wraps. Fine/No Jacket as Issued. John King. Limited to 500 copies. Signed by artist on title page. A collaboration of King's drawings on hotel stationary and Corbett's poems. A delightful little book. 64 pages. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.



By Freedman, Florence B.

Samson Publishing, 1992. Limited. Original Wraps. Near Fine/No Jacket as Issued. Grigory Gurevich. Calligraphy by Erika Wittmann Gurevich. Signed in pencil and dated by author on title page. Signed and dated by artist on next page. #239 of 300. Dark tan stiff wraps with paper label illustration on front cover. Beautifully produced book, illustrated with woodblock prints. All lettering in calligraphy. Small 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.


Beautiful Changes

By Wilbur, Richard

New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1947. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Author's first book; slightly soiled edges; edgeworn dust jacket is in mylar; not price-clipped. There are 42 poems in this collection, written between 1943-1947. Small 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.


Life of John Milton
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Life of John Milton

By Wilson, A. N.

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1983. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. A readable biography, exploring the man, Milton, whole, enhancing our understanding of his character and his poetry. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Little Pupstard and Other Doggylogs

By Gardner, Eugene

Rudge in the Dog Days, 1934. First Printing. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Brown paper boards with green cloth spine and paper label on front board. Fifty-eight pages. Minor foxing on endpapers and on a couple of pages, otherwise clean and tight. Head/heel of spine slightly bumped and worn. Spine darkened. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Sister My Life, Summer, 1917

By Pasternak, Boris (translated By Phillip C. Flayderman)

New York: Washington Square Press, 1967. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. This book reflects the influence of the symbolist movement and develops his favorite themes: the philosophical perception of the world, lyricism of love, and the cosmic representation of nature. Original Russian on verso and English translation on recto. Introduction by Robert Payne. Inscribed and signed by translator on front free endpaper. Dj has minor discoloration. Price clipped. In protective mylar jacket. Jacket design by Milton Glaser. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


"Our Chauncey" After Dinner Rhymes

By Bromley, Isaac H.

New York: New York Printing, 1891. First Printing. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. C. D. Gibson and Dan Beard. Delivered at the annual dinenr of The New York Yale Alumni Associaiton, January 23, 1891. Revised and freshened with Notes by the author. Illustrated with many wonderful drawings and decorations. Endpapers slighly darkened. Minor foxing. Textured white boards with blue cloth spine. Gilt lettering and laurel wreath on front board. Head/heel of spine bumped. Corners slightly worn. Binding tight. Rectangular 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.


In Old School Days

By Carleton, Will

New York: Moffat, Yard and Company, 1907. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. J. Montgomery Flagg. All beautiful color plates with tissue guards are in tact and pristine condition. Typical library markings. Interior hinges started. Otherwise clean and tight. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.


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