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BURNING BUSH

by Untermeyer, Louis

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Published
1928
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Very good
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New York: Harcourt, Brace, & Company, 1928. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. New York: Harcourt, Brace, & Company, 1928. Frontispiece. 109 pp. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Umber cloth. Gilt lettering to spine and front board. Gilt lettering on spine faded. Moderate wear to head, heel, and corners. Top edge of block dyed,… Read more
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FEATHERS AND THE HORIZON

by Fairbairn, Anne and Ghazi al-Gosaibi

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Published
1989
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Very good
ISBN
9780949264565
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Canberra: Leros Press, 1989. Softcover. Very good/Very good-. A Selection of Modern Poetry from Across the Arab World. Canberra: Leros Press, 1989. Foreword by Hope, A.D.. 224 pp. Softcover. Oblong Large 8vo. Pink trade paperback. Crease down spine and corners. Pages clean and bright. Dust jacket shows moderate edge wear. Dust… Read more
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WHERE IÕM FROM

by Lyon, George Ella

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Published
1999
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Very good+
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First edition
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9781888842128
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Spring, TX: Absey & Company, 1999. First edition. Softcover. Very good+/No dust jacket. Where Poems Come From. Spring, TX: Absey & Company, 1999. First edition. Inscribed and signed by the author. Numerous b/w photographs. Photography by Hoskins, Robert. ix, 98 pp. Softcover. 8vo. Black trade paperback. Review copy.… Read more
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POEMS ON STONE IN STAMFORD, CONNECTICUT

by Majdalany, Jeanne & Mulkerin, Jean

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1980
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Stamford, CT: Stamford Historical Society, 1980. Softcover. Very good/No dust jacket. Stamford, CT: Stamford Historical Society, 1980. Numerous b/w photographs. Softcover. 12mo. Gray trade paperback. Light foxing to cover includes one foldout map. Pages clean and bright. Very good condition with minimal signs of wear. Very good/No dust jacket.
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POEMS

by Harte, Bret

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Published
1871
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Very good
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Boston: Fields, Osgood, & CO., 1871. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. Boston: Fields, Osgood, & CO., 1871. 152 pp. Hardcover. 16mo. Green cloth. Gilt lettering to spine and front board. Appears to have been recently rebound. A few nicks to page edges. Pages clean and bright. Very good condition overall. Very… Read more
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AMBUSHED BY ANGELS & OTHER POEMS

by Davidson, Gustav

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Published
1965
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Very good
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First edition
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London: Outposts Publications, 1965. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/Good. London: Outposts Publications, 1965. Gogarty, Oliver St John. First edition. Signed by the author. 64 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Red cloth. Gilt lettering to spine. Very good condition. Top corner of front cover bumped. Dust jackets has some wear on edges… Read more
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1914 AND OTHER POEMS

by Brooke, Rupert

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Published
1915
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Very good+
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First British edition
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London: Sidgwick & Jackson Limited , 1915. First British edition. Hardcover. Very good+/No dust jacket. London: Sidgwick & Jackson Limited 1915. First British edition. Illustrated with a frontisportrait. 63 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Dark blue cloth with a paper label on the spine. Beautiful, sharp, tight, clean copy, the only flaws… Read more
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TRANSBLUESENCY

by Baraka, Amiri

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Published
1995
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Very good+
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9781568860145
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New York: Marsilio, 1995. Softcover. Very good+/No jacket issued. Selected Poems of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones (1961-1995). New York: Marsilio, 1995. Inscribed and signed by the author. 271 pp. Softcover. Small 8vo. Blue and white stiff wrappers. A nice copy with light edge wear. Very good+/No jacket issued.
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EARTHLY PARADISE, THE [ 4 VOLUMES ]

by Morris, William

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Published
1896
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Very good
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Parts I & II, ninth edition; Parts III & IV, seventh edi
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London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1896. Parts I & II, ninth edition; Parts III & IV, seventh edition. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1896. 4 vols. Parts I & II, ninth edition; Parts III & IV, seventh edition. Title vignette. 343, 334, 526, 442 pp. Hardcover. Small… Read more
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A CITY IS PEOPLE

by Manch, Joseph

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Published
1972
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Very good
Edition
First edition
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Buffalo, NY: Committee of the Joseph Manch Book and Scholarship Fund, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. A Collection of Poems and Photographs from the Works of Joseph Manch. Buffalo, NY: Committee of the Joseph Manch Book and Scholarship Fund, 1972. First edition. Signed by the author. Numerous b/w photographs. 129… Read more
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LOST SON AND OTHER POEMS

by Roethke, Theodore

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Published
[ 1949 ]
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First British edition
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London: John Lehmann, [ 1949 ]. First British edition. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good. London: John Lehmann, [ 1949 ]. First British edition. 62 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Bright orange-red cloth. Clean, lovely copy in a very good just wrapper with a mildly frayed head of spine; a very small hole toward head of… Read more
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POEMS ON SEVERAL OCCASIONS [ 2 VOLS BOUND AS ONE ]

by Gay, John

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Published
1720
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First edition
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London: �P�r�i�n�t�e�d� �f�o�r� �J�a�c�o�b� �T�o�n�s�o�n� �â �a�n�d� �B�e�r�n�a�r�d� �L�i�n�t�o�t�, 1720. First edition. Hardcover. Very good+/No jacket issued. William Kent. London: �P�r�i�n�t�e�d� �f�o�r� �J�a�c�o�b� �T�o�n�s�o�n� �â �a�n�d� �B�e�r�n�a�r�d� �L�i�n�t�o�t�, 1720. First edition. Engraved frontispiece and 2 other plates by William Kent. 2 volumes bound as 1. [10], 268, [7], 272-546 pp. Hardcover. Large 4to. Professionally rebound in period… Read more
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DITHYRAMBE SUR LÕIMMORTALITE DE LÕAME, SUIVI DU PASSAGE DU ST.-GOTHARD, POEME TRADUIT DE LÕANGLAIS

by Delille, Jacques; Cavendish, Georgiana [Duchess of Devonshire]

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Published
1802
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Paris: Giguet et Michaud, 1802. Hardcover. Very good. Paris: Giguet et Michaud, 1802. Translated into French by Jacques Delille. Illustrated with a frontis-engraving. 115 pp. Text in French and English. Hardcover. Large 8vo. Full polished brown brown, straight-grain morocco. 5 bands separating 6 elaborately gilt tooled compartments, boards elaborate ruled… Read more
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ROBERT LAX NEW POEMS 1962/1985

by Lax, Robert

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Published
1986
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Very good+
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9783922760078
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London: Coracle Press, 1986. Softcover. Very good+/No jacket issued. London: Coracle Press, 1986. Unpaginated. Softcover. 8vo. White stiff wrappers. Wraps lightly toned at perimeters. Else, a very nice copy. Very good+/No jacket issued.
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THE LADY OF THE LAKE

by Scott, Walter

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Published
1810
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First edition
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Edinburgh/London: John Ballantyne & Co./ Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, and William Miller, 1810. First edition. Hardcover. Very good+/No dust jacket. Edinburgh/London: John Ballantyne & Co./ Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, and William Miller, 1810. First edition. Illustrated with a frontis portrait of Scott. 290, cxxix, [1 ] pp. Hardcover. 4to. Brown… Read more
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KORA IN HELL IMPROVISATIONS

by Williams, William Carlos

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19201920
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Limited edition, one example of 1,000 copies
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Boston: Four Seas Company, 19201920. Limited edition, one example of 1,000 copies. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. Boston: Four Seas Company, 19201920. Limited edition, one example of 1,000 copies. 86 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Beige paper covered boards. Head, heel and corners bumped and rubbed, small closed tears to head; spine and boards… Read more
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LAFAYETTE IN BROOKLYN

by Whitman, Walt

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Published
1905
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One of an edition limited to 250 copies, this being # 32 [one of
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New York: George D. Smith, 1905. One of an edition limited to 250 copies, this being # 32 [one of the copies on American Hand Made Paper] signed by the publisher. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. New York: George D. Smith, 1905. Introduction by John Burroughs. One of an edition limited to 250 copies, this being… Read more
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PLEASURES OF IMAGINATION. A POEM. IN THREE BOOKS

by [ Akenside, Mark ]

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Published
1744
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Very good
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First Edition, First Issue; with 5-line footnote on p. 9, p. 20
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London: Printed for R. Dodsley, 1744. First Edition, First Issue; with 5-line footnote on p. 9, p. 20 incorrectly numbered 22, press-figure 1 on pp. 21, 30 & 32 . Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. London: Printed for R. Dodsley, 1744. First Edition, First Issue; with 5-line footnote on p. 9, p. 20 incorrectly numbered 22, press-figure… Read more
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GREEN SEES THINGS IN WAVES

by Kleinzhaler, August

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Published
1998
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First edition
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9780374166724
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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1998. First edition. Signed by the author. 80 pp. Hardcover. 12mo. Pale yellow backed, black paper covered boards. Head and heel bumped and rubbed. Else, a very nice copy in like dustjacket. Very good+/Very good+.
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SONNETS OF MICHAEL ANGELO BUONARROTI [MICHELANGELO] AND TOMMASO CAMPANELLA

by [Michelangelo and Campanella] Symonds, John Addington

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Published
1878
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Good+
Edition
First thus
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London: Smith, Elder & Co, 1878. First thus. Hardcover. Good+/No dust jacket. Now for the First Time Translated into Rhymed English. London: Smith, Elder & Co, 1878. First thus. Hardcover. 8vo. Purple cloth. Heel and corners worn through, head and bottom corner front board more so, with chip to head; spine toned;… Read more
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