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The Love Letters of Phyllis McGinley

by Phyllis McGinley

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Trench Books
Published
1954
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Very Good
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$8.00

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New York: Viking, 1954. Light edgewear, fading to top front edge, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows edgewear, light soiling, faint stains. Not really love letters; a collection of poetry.. Decorative Hardcover. Very Good/Good+.
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The First Book of Poetry

by Isabel Peterson

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Trench Books
Published
1954
Condition
Good+
Edition
Fourth Printing
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$8.00

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New York: Franklin Watts, 1954. Binding a bit loose, name inside front cover, a few pencil notations in the text. A collection of eighty or so poems for young people, written by well known poets and writers.. Fourth Printing. Cloth. Good+/No Jacket. Illus. by Kathleen Elgin.
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The Magic Carpet Poems for Travelers

by Mrs. Waldo Richards

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Trench Books
Published
1926
Condition
Good+
Edition
Fourth Printing
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1926. Moderate wear to covers, stain to lower right back cover, lengthy inscription on flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. Sound copy. "Out of your cage, come out of your cage, and take your soul on a pilgrimage!".. Fourth Printing. Green Cloth. Good+/No Jacket.
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A Town Dog in the Country

by G. Vernon Stokes

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Poor
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$45.00

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London: W.& R. Chambers Generally poor condition; coming apart, a few torn pages, complete. The adventures of "Blobbs", the bulldog, as he travels about, told in verse. Ten color plates by Stokes, approx 9x11", in very good condition.. Pictorial Cover. Poor.
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Out of the Everywhere

by Winifred Howard

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Trench Books
Published
1929
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Fair
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$14.00

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New York: Oxford Univ, 1929. Endpapers covered in pencil doodlings, covers edgeworn with faint pencil markings, text clean and unmarked. Nice collection of rhymes.. Hard Cover. Fair. Illus. by Elizabeth Montgomery.
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Poems By Grades Vol. 1

by Ada Van Stone & Charles B. Gilbert

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Trench Books
Published
1907
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Fair
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$12.00

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New York: Charles Scribners Sons, 1907. Covers quite soiled, inscription on flyleaf, half-title page and flyleaf partially detached. Text sound and unmarked. An extensive collection of poems by dozens of different poets, some well known, others not.. Tan Cloth. Fair.
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Have You Heard the Cricket Song?

by Winston O. Abbott

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Trench Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing
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$18.00

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S. Windsor, CT: Inspiration House, 1971. Inscription on flyleaf, corner of flyleaf clipped, small red stain to top edge. Jacket shows light soiling, red stain top back. Signed by Abbott and Bossen on the title page. Companion volume to "Come Walk Among the Stars" and "Sing With the Wind".. Signed by Author and Illustrator. First Printing. Yellow Cloth. Very Good+/Good+.… Read more
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The Works of James Whitcomb Riley - Neighborly Poems and Dialect Sketches

by James Whitcomb Riley

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Trench Books
Published
1903
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EX-LIBRARY
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$20.00

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New York: Charles Scribners Sons, 1903. Library bookplate inside front cover, number written at bottom of page v (no other markings), rear flyleaf missing, spine slightly faded. Nice clean copy, gold top edge. Brown Cloth. EX-LIBRARY/No Jacket.
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Poems

by William H. Holcombe

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Trench Books
Published
1860
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Fair
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$25.00

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New York: Mason Brothers, 1860. Covers quite worn, titles faded away, messy inscription on flyleaf. Binding is loose but holding together satisfactorily. An extensive collection of poems by Dr. Holcombe (MD), and apparently self-published. Not a bad effort.. Brown Cloth. Fair/No Jacket.
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Music Unheard - Vol. One

by Margery Mansfield

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Trench Books
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
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$18.00

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New York: Henry Harrison, 1939. Minimal wear at corners, faint erasure on flyleaf, otherwise clean and unmarked. A collection of several hundred poems, by as many different authors. Volume one.. Green Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Beyond the Boardwalk

by Rod McKuen

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Trench Books
Published
1975
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$8.00

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Los Angeles: Cheval, 1975. Wear to edges, one corner of cover creased, sound and unmarked. . First Edition. Trade Paperback. Good+/No Jacket.
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Fear is the Thorn

by Rachel Field

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Trench Books
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$10.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1936. Light wear to covers, inscriptions on flyleaf; clean and sound copy. "Never let the heart grow wise. Lest such prove its undoing...".. First Edition. Green Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Rookie Rhymes

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Trench Books
Published
1917
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Harper & Bros, 1917. Minimal wear, nice clean and unmarked copy. Written and illustrated "By the Men of the 1st and 2nd Provisional Training Regiments, Plattsburg, New York, May 15 - August 15 1917". A collection of over sixty poems on subjects of importance to military recruits. . First Edition. Brown Hardcover. Very Good+/No Jacket.
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The Golden Treasury of Magazine Verse

by William Stanley Braithwaite

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Trench Books
Published
1918
Condition
Very Good
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$16.00

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Boston: Small Maynard & Co., 1918. Nice copy, showing only light wear at corners and spine ends; clean and unmarked. A small volume containing 120 poems, some by very familiar poets.. Navy Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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The Old Old Wish

by Wilbur D. Nesbit

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Trench Books
Published
1911
Condition
Very Good
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$18.00

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Chicago: P.F. Volland, 1911. Minor wear/soiling to covers, inscription on flyleaf, otherwise a nice copy. Pocket sized book of Christmas poems, probably meant as a Christmas greeting.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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The Prophet

by Kahlil Gibran

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Trench Books
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
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$8.00

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London: Heinemann, 1969. Minimal wear, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows rubbing, edgewear, several cello tape repairs, not price clipped. "Much of your pain is self-chosen".. Blue Cloth. Very Good/Good.
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Set of Six Volumes

by Edgar A. Guest

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Trench Books
Condition
Near Fine
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$65.00

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Chicago: Reilly & Lee Trace of rubbing to some boards, clean and unmarked. Navy blue cloth with gold titles, gilt top edge. Various dates, 1916 - 1923. A matched set of six volumes; includes: "A Heap O' Livin'", "Just Folks", "When Day is Done", "Poems of Patriotism", "The Path to Home", and "The Passing Throng". Exceptional condition.. Blue… Read more
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Taken from Life - Verses and Pictures

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Trench Books
Published
1898
Condition
Fair
Edition
Fourth Edition
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New York: Doubleday & McClure Co., 1898. Wear and yellowing to covers, lower third of spine missing, unmarked. Nicely illustrated collection of poetry by mostly forgotten poets of the past. 146 pgs.. Fourth Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket.
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The Best Poems of 1932

by Thomas Moult (ed)

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Trench Books
Condition
Very Good
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$38.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace Light wear, foxing to endpapers and some pages, name and date inside front cover. Jacket quite soiled, edgewear, crease to right front. Nice collection of poetry by numerous well-known poets. . Decorative Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Elizabeth Montgomery.
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Lyrics and Narrative Poems

by Herbert Trench

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Very Good
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$95.00

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London: Hodder & Stoughton Light wear to edges, rubbing to covers. Inscribed and initialed by the author on the half-title page; on the reverse, the author wrote out his poem "Moule Rosa" and signed it. Frontispiece B&W photo of Herb, with signature beneath. Not dated; copyright page states: "This, the first collected edition in one volume, contains fifteen new poems".… Read more
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