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COLLECTED POEMS

by Robert Frost

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1930
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
first trade edition
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$300.00

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New York: Henry Holt and Co., 1930. first trade edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. 6 x 9 in. Brown buckram boards with gilt tiles and rules. Stated first trade edition, 1930. Condition is NEAR FINE ; covers like near new, binding tight. Minimal shelf wear. Text bright and spotless. PO's mall bookplate on front pastedown. DJ is VERY… Read more
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POEMS 1923-1954

by e. e. cummings

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1954
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, as stated
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$45.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace and Co., 1954. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. 6 x 9 in. Red cloth boards. Stated first edition. Condition is NEAR FINE ; corners and spine ends mildly bumped, no shelf wear, covers extremely clean and fresh. Binding tight and text spotless. PO's blindstamped initials on upper ffep. DJ is also… Read more
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IN THE CLEARING

by Robert Frost

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1962
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition, as stated
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$35.00

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New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1962. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Fine/very good +. 6 x 9 in. Gray cloth boards. Condition is FINE ; like near new on all points. Text spotless. DJ is VERY GOOD ; price-clipped, very clean with mild edge wear, one small interior tape repair to spine head. Poet. RGR.
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HAND AND SOUL

by Dante Gabriel Rossetti

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1895
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$1,200.00

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Hammersmith UK: William Morris at the Kelmscott Press/ Way and Williams, 1895. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 4 x 5 3/4 inches. 56 pages. Vellum covers. "Sold by Way and Williams, Chicago" on page 56. One of only 11 copies were bound in vellum. Condition is Very Good; a few light smudges on covers (see photos), engraved bookplate… Read more
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THE BALLAD OF READING GAOL

by Oscar Wilde, Introduction by Burton Roscoe, lithographs by Zhenya Gay

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1937
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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New York: Heritage Press, 1937. Hardcover. Very Good. 7 1/2 x 11 inches. xii, 43 pages, 4 page 'Sandglass' scotch-taped to rear pastedown. Condition is Very Good; light wear to edges of spine, text and illustrations are very clean. Origianal slipcase is Very Good; light staining on one side. STK
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COLLECTED POEMS - 5 VOL. SET (COMPLETE)

by Edwin Arlington Robinson

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Published
1927
Condition
Fine
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$65.00

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New York: Macmillan and Co., 1927. Hardcover. Fine. 5 x 7 in. Deep green cloth boards with gilt rules and titles. Condition is FINE ; covers and spines all extremely clean, fresh and bright with just a touch of shelf wear. Bindings all tight. Text spotless. Text block edges a touch toned. Very handsome set. Poet. Stax.
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A STRANGER IN HEAVEN

by Harold Vinal

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: Harold Vinal, 1927. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good. 5 x 7 in. Paper boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; covers very clean, a touch sunned at edges, corners and spine ends bumped. Binding tight and text unmarked. One pg has a paperclip rust mark. DJ is VERY GOOD ; front has a diagonal closed… Read more
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THE OXFORD BOOK OF MODERN VERSE 1892-1935

by selected by W. B. Yeats

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1937
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third printing
Item Price
$20.00

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Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1937. Third printing. Hardcover. Very Good. 5 x 7 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; front has a vertical crease, some wear to edges, very clean. Spine sunned. Binding tight, text unmarked. Gift message on ffep. Poet. RGR
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SELECTED WORKS

by Ben Johnson, edited by Harry Levin

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Second printing
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$20.00

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New York: Random House, 1938. Second printing. Hardcover. Very Good +. 5 x 8 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; minimal shelf wear, covers very clean. Binding tight. PO's name on ffep. Poet/prose. Stax.
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POEMS, WITH THE BALLAD OF READING GAOL

by Oscar Wilde

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1928
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Later printing
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$20.00

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London: Methuen and Co. Ltd., 1928. Later printing. Hardcover. Very Good +. 5 x 7 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; covers extremely clean with minor shelf wear, spine not sunned. Binding tight and text spotless. Poet. Stax.
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THE SONG OF HIAWATHA

by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, intro by Nathan Dole

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1898
Condition
Near Fine
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$25.00

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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell and Co., 1898. Hardcover. Near Fine. 5 x 7 in. Red cloth boards with lavish gilt decorations. Condition is NEAR FINE ; covers extremely clean, minimal shelf wear, spine a touch less bright. Binding tight and text spotless. Poet. RGR.
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SNOW-BOUND A WINTER IDYL

by John Greenleaf Whittier

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1868
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$25.00

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Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1868. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 5 x 7 in. Green cloth boards. Condition is NEAR FINE ; spine ends bumped, minimal shelf wear, covers extremely clean and bright. Binding tight and text spotless. Bookplate on front pastedown. Poet. Stax.
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THE PEARL, THE FOURTEENTH CENTURY ENGLISH POEM

by Stanley Chase

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$20.00

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New York: Oxford University Press, 1932. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 5 x 8 in. Cloth and paper boards. One of 1000 copies printedCondition is VERY GOOD ; covers clean but sunned/toned at edges, no wear. Binding tight and text unmarked. Poet. Stax.
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New York & Philadelphia, 1953 - 1972. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 3 invitaions - see photos - Condition is Very Good; very clean. STK
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PARADISE LOST

by John Milton

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1820
Condition
Very Good +
Item Price
$120.00

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Boston: Timothy Bedlington, 1820. Hardcover. Very Good +. 3 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. viii, 305 pp., plus index. American binding. Full contemporary black calf with gilt rules and spine titles. Marbled endpapers. Engraved frontis. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; leather supple with no splits. Small horizontal crack to spine that doesn't affect the binding. Covers clean with… Read more
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SELECTED POEMS

by Robert Lowell

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First printing
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$20.00

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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1976. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good +. 6 x 9 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; covers like new but upper text edge is foxed. Binding tight and text unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD+ ; clipped, very clean, minimal wear. Poet. Stax.
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SHOOTING AT NIGHT

by Bea Gates

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Published
1980
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Limited ed
Item Price
$20.00

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Penobscot ME: Granite Press, 1980. Limited ed. Hardcover. Very Good +. 5 x 7 1/2 inches. 26 pages. Limited edition #5/130 on Fabriano paper, signed by Gates on limitation page. Condition is Very Good+; looks new on all points. STK
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PROMETHEUS BOUND AND OTHER POEMS

by Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1896
Condition
Very Good +
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$25.00

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London: Ward, Lock and Bowden, 1896. Hardcover. Very Good +. 5 x 8 in. Green cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; covers very clean with mild shelf wear. Binding tight and text unmarked. PO's names on three endpapers. Poet. Stax.
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THE WORKS OF EDMUND SPENSER

by Edmund Spenser, edited by R. Morris

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1906
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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London: Macmillan and Co., 1906. Hardcover. Very Good. 5 x 8 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; covers extremely clean with minimal shelf wear. Spine cocked. Binding tight and text unmarked. Text edges toned. Poet. Stax.
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THREE UNPUBLISHED POEMS BY LOUISA M. ALCOTT [FRUITLANDS COLLECTION]

by Louisa M. Alcott, Clara Endicott Sears

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1919
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$35.00

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Boston: Thomas Todd Co. Printers, 1919. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 5 1/2 x 9 inches. 13 pages. Condition is Very Good; covers very lightly soiled, text is very clean. STK
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