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POEMS 57 An Anthology of Cambridge Verse

By: Atlas, James ; (editor)

Price: $6.94

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard Advocate: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38526


Volume CII, Number 2, April 1969, of the Harvard Advocate. Poems by James Atlas, Peggy Rizza, Richard Rosen, Raches Hadas, James Etter, Robert Shaw, Thomas Stewart, et al. Introduction by Robert Fitzgerald. Clean and tight in original red glossy wrappers, faded at spine. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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NAHBION or The Bible and The Poets

By: Bailey, Samuel Wordsworth

Price: $34.94

Publisher: Cambridge, John Wilson & Son: 1874

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40337


xvi, 698 pages; Former owner's name on ffep, otherwise clean and tight in original green cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine and a decorative in gilt on the front board. Cloth rubbed at spine ends with minor loss at base. Top edges gilt. An attractive 19th century book. OCLC: 2293873 "In these chapters are arranged passages amounting to about one fourth part of all the language of the Bible, and many of the choicest gems from about three hundred and fifty... View more info

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Svetlyi chas. Izdrannye stikhi [Shining Hour: Selected Poems]

By: Balmont [Bal'mont], Konstantin Dmitrievich ; [1867-1942]

Price: $399.99

Publisher: Paris, J. Povolozky & cie: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40637


Miniatiurnaia biblioteka ; no. 2; 69 & [3, index] pages; Publisher's tan wrappers, with vivid illustration in b/w, rules in black and red and bold lettering on the covers; the spine has the printed notation "No. 2" vertically -- [this small book was from Povolozky's important series of tiny Russian books -- Miniatiurnaia biblioteka ; no. 2]. An excellent copy, with the wrappers clean and unmarked, no marks or damage to the text (one tiny lower corner is turned u... View more info

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BEER AND SKITTLES

By: Barrett, Diana

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Ann Arbor, The Craft Press: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37009


30 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. OCLC: 26605947 ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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L'Art d'aimer, et Po├ęsies Diverses

By: Bernard, Pierre-Joseph

Price: $124.94

Publisher: N.p., No Publisher Recorded: circa 1775

Seller ID: 41485


2 p.l. & 170 pages; Contemporary full calf, front cover detached but present; large portions of the original spine are now lacking. Text clean, sewing intact. This is most likely a counterfeit edition of L'Art d'aimer by the poet called "Gentil-Bernard" by Voltaire. The lines with which Voltaire awarded this designation are printed on the verso of the half title to this edition: "Les Trois Bernards." There is an engraved title without publisher's imp... View more info

POEMS

By: Berryman, John

Price: $24.94

Publisher: Norfolk, New Directions: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41219


The Poet of the Month; Berryman's First Book. 1/1500 copies. Stapled tan card covers with light blue printed outer wrappers. Wrappers toned at spine and edges, mild offsetting to endpapers. OCLC: 500870; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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RHYMES WITH LITTLE REASON

By: Blair, Anne

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Mount Vernon Publishing Company: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 37109


Autograph; Inscribed to Armita Colt and SIGNED by the author on title page. Clean and tight in original cream wrappers printed in red. ; Signed by Author; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

ANTHOLOGY OF MAGAZINE VERSE, FOR 1927, AND YEARBOOK OF AMERICAN POETRY

By: Braithwaite, William Stanley ; [SIGNED]

Price: $34.94

Publisher: Boston, B. J. Brimmer Co: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41195


Autograph; Inscribed and SIGNED by Braithwaite on the half-title to Mr. and Mrs. Mather and Bill. Also a Christmas card laid-in to the Mathers and their children from Stanley (Braithwaite) dated 1935. Clean and tight in original binding of brown cloth over brown boards with title labels at spine and front board. Labels a bit rubbed. Poetry anthology including works by Countee Cullen, Robert Frost, Langston Hughes and others.; Signed by Editor; Experience the pleasure o... View more info

FIFINE AT THE FAIR

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $14.94

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder and Co.: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41202


171 pages; Clean and tight in original brown cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine and bevelled boards, bordered in black. Short (1") closed tear in half title; some minor wear at spine ends and lower corners. Quite a nice example of this Browning first edition. OCLC: 339728; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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THERE ARE NO TREES INSIDE THE PRISON

By: Bruchac, Joseph

Price: $34.94

Publisher: Brunswick, Blackberry Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37040


Clean and secure in original printed wrappers, front wrapper faintly toned at top edge. OCLC: 21739212 Typed poem titled "Bravado" laid in with manuscript note at bottom -- "Pop! do you like this?" For over thirty years Joseph Bruchac has been creating poetry, short stories, novels, anthologies and music that reflect his Abenaki Indian heritage and Native American traditions.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed it... View more info

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FLOW

By: Bruchac, Joseph

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Austin, Cold Mountain: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37041


23 pages; Clean and secure in original printed wrappers. One of a limited edition of only 700 copies. OCLC: 1386109 For over thirty years Joseph Bruchac has been creating poetry, short stories, novels, anthologies and music that reflect his Abenaki Indian heritage and Native American traditions.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic ... View more info

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WAKE ROBIN

By: Burroughs, John

Price: $29.94

Publisher: Cambridge, Hurd and Houghton: 1877

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 40595


256 pages; Clean and secure in original green cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine and decorative stamping in gilt and black depicting a bird and flowering branch. OCLC: 11686087 Contents include: The return of the birds. In the hemlocks. Adirondac. Birds'-nests. Spring at the Capital. Birch browsings. The bluebird. The invitation. Illustrated with frontispiece and several vignettes. View more info

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The Poems of Samuel Taylor Coleridge

By: Coleridge, Samuel Taylor

Price: $34.94

Publisher: Leipzig, Bernhard Tauchnitz: 1860

Seller ID: 39321


Tauchnitz Collection of British Authors; 344 pages; Bound in quarter black with marbled boards and marbled endpapers, leather rubbed at extremities. Bound by R.W. Smith & Co. Binders, Marion St., New York Copyright Edition. Edited by Derwent and Sara Coleridge. With a biographical memoir by Ferdinand Freiligrath. OCLC: 11033145 Todd and Bowden No. 512a View more info

THE BOAR AND SHIBBOLETH With Other Poems

By: Doro, Edward ; Paul Landacre (illustrator); Grant Dahlstrom

Price: $34.94

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1933

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 38509


57 pages; Clean and tight in original light green cloth binding with printed title label at spine. One of a limited editionof only 500 copies printed by The Bookman Press. OCLC: 771150768 Illustrated with wonderful wood engravings by Paul Landacre. A lovely book, cited on Page 3 of Typography, Books, and Printing by Grant Dahlstrom [ Doheny Memorial Library, 1946]. Grant Dahlstrom, born in Idaho in 1902, began working in the printing shop of Alva Scoville while s... View more info

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THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN DRYDEN (5 Volumes Complete)

By: Dryden, John

Price: $214.94

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Co.: 1859

Seller ID: 41614


Complete five volume set bound in olive green half calf over marbled boards, five raised bands at spines, red leather title labels with gilt lettering, extensive decorative stamping in gilt in the five other compartments. Endpapers and all edges marbled; engraved frontispiece portrait in Volume 1. An attractive set with some rubbing at extremities, some very slight chipping at head of Volume 2 and a small bump to outer edge of rear board of Volume 1. ; Experience the ... View more info

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Collected Poems 1909-1925 [Kermit "Kim" Roosevelt, Jr.'s copy with his manuscript notes]

By: Eliot, T. S. ; [Kermit "Kim" Roosevelt, Jr.'s copy]

Price: $19.94

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1942

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 41995


128 pages; Former owner's signature on ffep "K. Roosevelt / Bermuda 1944"; some notes on rear endpapers. Kermit "Kim" Roosevelt, Jr. (1916 - 2000), the grandson of President Theodore Roosevelt was an intelligence officer in the COI (Office of the Coordinator of Information) and in OSS (Office of Strategic Services) during World War II. Kermit continued his career with the intellience services after the war joining the CIA when it was established in 1947... View more info

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MIRACLE AND TREADMILL

By: Epstein, Lester

Price: $49.94

Publisher: Mexico City, Pyramids Press (1957): 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38346


119 pages; Clean and tight in original green cloth binding in edgeworn chipped dustjacket (now in mylar cover). Published in Mexico, this early collection of poetry was written by Lester Epstein, who served for a time as registrar at the Isaac Delgado Museum of Art (now the New Orleans Museum of Art). In his day, Epstein was at the heart of the artistic community in New Orleans. Although Epstein continued to write poetry, he devoted most of his creative energy to his a... View more info

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The Oxford Book of German Verse from the 12th to the 20th Century / Das Oxforder Buch Deutscher Dichtung: vom 12ten bis zum 20sten Jahrhundert [with Engraved Bookplate of Belle Kermit Roosevelt ]

By: Fiedler, H.G. ; editor ; [Belle Wyatt Willard Roosevelt 's copy]

Price: $39.94

Publisher: Oxford University: 1911

Seller ID: 41993


, 596 pages; Contents clean and secure in original dark blue polished buckram with gilt lettering and border. Cloth chipped at spine ends. Engraved Tiffany & Co. armorial bookplate of "Belle Kermit Roosevelt" with the motto "Qui Plantavit Curabit" and gift inscription on ffep "Belle Wyatt Willard / from / Mother / 1910" Belle Wyatt Willard (1892 - 1968) was the daughter of Joseph Edward Willard, the U.S. ambassador to Spain (1913-1924), and Be... View more info

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INTERVALS OF SUN

By: Fletcher, Forrest ; Elizabeth J. Hodges (printer

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Lowell Street Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42029


Autograph; 28 pages; Clean and secure in original bright yellow stiff wrappers. Set and printed by hand. Signed by the Printer/Publisher Elizabeth J. Hodges. ; Signed by Editor View more info

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GRIS TRIANON [SIGNED, Limited edition]

By: Fleury, Marthe-Claire

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Paris, Pierre Seghers: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 36942


Autograph; 41 pages; Number 112 of a limited edition of only 200 copies. This copy INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the half-title page. A Fine copy in the original glassine dustwrapper. OCLC: 31187775; Signed by Author; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info