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The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

By Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name on front flyleaf, . waterstain at fore-edge of front endpapers and first ten pages.. 1893. Hardcover. xxi, 689 pp. Index of first lines, index of titles. Frontispiece portrait of Longfellow. Three-quarter leatherbound with marbled sides and endpapers. Top edges gilt. Includes biographical sketch of the author.; The Cambridge Edition of the Poets .

$20.00

Gay and Lesbian Poetry:  An Anthology from Sappho to Michelangelo
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Gay and Lesbian Poetry: An Anthology from Sappho to Michelangelo

By Wilhelm, James J. (editor)

NY: Garland Publishing. Very Good; Spine lightly sunned.. 1995. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0815318863 . xii, 330 pages. Black and white frontispiece illustration, black and white photos, bibliography, and index. “This comprehensive anthology of homoerotic literature from the Greeks to the Italian Renaissance features 730 poems by 114 known and many unknown authors in seven languages and literatures. ” .

$7.00

Elfin Land:  And Other Poems
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Elfin Land: And Other Poems

By Ball, James West

Boston: James Munroe and Company. Fair with no dust jacket; Cup rings on front boards, boards worn and . soiled, endpapers and first and last several leaves waterstained.. 1851. First Edition. Hardcover. Dark brown ruled cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. ; 150 pages .

$35.00

Raw Air:  Poems
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Raw Air: Poems

By Taylor, Cheryl Boyce

NY: Fly By Night Press. Very Good; Address sticker on front cover.. 1997. First Printing. Softcover. 0963958577 . Black and white illustrations, author photo, and glossary. Poetry collection from the Brooklyn New York based performance poet, activist, and visual artist. Inscribed by the author on the title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 98 pages; Signed by Author .

$18.00

The Rosary of Pan
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The Rosary of Pan

By Stephen, A. M.

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards very lightly rubbed.. 1923. Hardcover. Halfbound green cloth with decorative green paper over boards. Printed paper labels on front boards and spine, illustrated endpapers. Some unopened pages. A collection of pastoral poetry. ; 137 pages .

$10.50

Old Homestead Poems
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Old Homestead Poems

By Bruce, Wallace

NY: Harper and Brothers. Very Good with no dust jacket; Minor wear to boards, spine faded.. 1888. Hardcover. Decorative green beveled boards. x, 168 pp + 4 pp publishers ads, many engravings. Nice, tight binding. A beautifully illustrated collection of poems about the seasons, the Hudson River region, Yosemite, patriotic and historical events, Shakespeare, Christmas, and other topics. .

$14.00

A Branch of May
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A Branch of May

By Reese, Lizette Woodworth

Portland, ME: Thomas Bird Mosher. Very Good with no dust jacket; No slipcase, blue ink stain at fore-edges, . boards worn.. 1909. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Some pages unopened. vi, 42 pp. Brown boards with printed paper labels on front boards and spine. One of 950 copies. .

$14.00

The Collected Verse of Lewis Carroll
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The Collected Verse of Lewis Carroll

By Carroll, Lewis

NY: E. P. Dutton. Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and worn, light soiling and . foxing, edges foxed.. 1929. Second Printing. Hardcover. Introduction by John Francis McDermott. Three-quarterbound cloth with green paper-covered boards. Printed labels on front boards and spine. xxxviii, 228 pp. .

$9.10

Charles Olson Memorial Lecture The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative Series  2, Number 4, Spring 2011
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Charles Olson Memorial Lecture The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative Series 2, Number 4, Spring 2011

By Duncan, Robert

NY: The City University of New York. Very Good; Spine lightly sunned, top corner curled.. 2011. Softcover. Yellow printed stapled card covers. Introduction by Ammiel Alcalay. Publication of a lecture given by poet Robert Duncan at SUNY Buffalo on March 29, 1979. Biographical notes. ; 64 pages .

$28.00

Jack Spicer\'s Beowulf, Parts I and II The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative  Series 2, Number 5, Spring 2011
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Jack Spicer's Beowulf, Parts I and II The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative Series 2, Number 5, Spring 2011

By Hadbawnik, David (editor) ; Reynolds, Sean (editor)

NY: The City University of New York. Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed.. 2011. Softcover. Yellow printed stapled card covers. Analysis of and excerpts from Jack Spicer's translation of Beowulf. Biographical notes, bibliography. 48 pp; 46 pp. .

$28.00

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"Barcelona, 1936" and Selections from the Spanish Civil War Archive The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative Series 2, Number 6, Spring 2011

By Rukeyser, Muriel; Kennedy-Epstein, Rowena (editor)

NY: The City University of New York. Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed.. 2011. Softcover. Yellow printed stapled card covers. Writings of Muriel Rukeyser on the Spanish Civil War, including works presented at a Tribute to Rukeyser under the auspices of the Center for Humanities. Works cited, appendix, illustrations, biographical notes. ; 32 pages .

$10.50

Rimbaud
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Rimbaud

By Fowlie, Wallace

NY: New Directions. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and worn, pages toned.. 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. Gray cloth binding. A biographical, critical, and philosophical interpretation of Rimbaud's poetry. Chronology, bibliography. ; 160 pages .

$10.50

Wings in the Blue
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Wings in the Blue

By Boardman, Edwin A.

Christopher Publishing House. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards and jacket sunned, jacket tattered.. 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Photograph portrait of the author with pipe as frontispiece. A collection of bird poems adorned with etchings by Frank W. Benson. ; 75 pages .

$14.00

The Art of the Rhyme
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The Art of the Rhyme

By Pendlebury, B. J.

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, . jacket chipped with closed tears.. 1971. First Printing. Hardcover. 0684124874 . Gray cloth. Suggestions for reading or reference, index. A discourse on rhyme as an artistic resource, studying its effect and importance, with examples from a wide range of English poetry. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 116 pages .

$7.00

October
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October

By Gluck, Louise

Louisville, KY: Sarabande Books. Very Good; Hint of rubbing to wraps.. 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. 1932511008 . Quarternote Chapbook Series #3. Black printed stapled wraps. ; 20 pages .

$7.00

New Poems
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New Poems

By Arnold, Matthew

Boston: Ticknor & Fields. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, head of spine with small . finger pull, owner name (E. T. Hooker '70) neatly inked on title page.. 1867. Hardcover. Authors edition. 12mo. Decorative green beveled cloth. Top edges gilt. viii, 208 pages. Notes. 31 poems, including the dramatic poem Empedocles on Etna. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$21.00

Part of Nature, Part of Us:  Modern American Poets
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Part of Nature, Part of Us: Modern American Poets

By Vendler, Helen

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and price-clipped.. 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. 0674654757 . Gray cloth binding. xi, 376 pp. Poetry criticism and analysis of the work of such modern American poets as Sylvia Plath, Allen Ginsberg, Louise Gluck, Charles Simic, Wallace Steves, Adrienne Rich, Robert Creeley, and many others. .

$10.50

Up in Maine:  Stories of Yankee Life Told in Verse
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Up in Maine: Stories of Yankee Life Told in Verse

By Day, Holman F.

Boston: Small, Maynard & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, front free endpaper removed.. 1901. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. Introduction by C. E. Littlefield. Green decorative cloth with image of evergreen tree by MP on front boards. Xv, 209 pp. Several black and white photos. The first book of poetry by the Maine newspaperman, author, and filmmaker, written in the local color style. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$17.50

Snow-Bound:  A Winter Idyl
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Snow-Bound: A Winter Idyl

By Whittier, John Greenleaf

Boston: Houghton, Mifflin & Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, gift inscription on front flyleaf, . rear free endpaper detached.. 1906. Reprint; Later Printing. Hardcover. Lovely decorative green cloth binding with front board design of Christmas wreath surrounded by branch border. Top edges gilt. 20 plates by Howard Pyle, John J. Enneking, and Edmund H. Garrett. Additional decorations by Adrian J. Iorio. Snow-Bound is Whittier's unexpectedly best-selling narrative rhyming poem originally published in 1867, about a rural Massachusetts family passing the time during a snow-filled week exchanging stories. ; 96 pages .

$28.00

The Exeter Riddle Book
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The Exeter Riddle Book

London: The Folio Society. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1978. First Printing. Hardcover. Translated and introduced by Kevin Crossley-Holland. Decorative boards. Black and white frontispiece illustration, small illustrations in red on each riddle page. A beautifully bound and boxed edition of this 10th century anthology of Anglo-Saxon poetry. ; 139 pages .

$8.40

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