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Rimbaud : Poems (Everyman's Library, Pocket Poets )
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Rimbaud : Poems (Everyman's Library, Pocket Poets )

By Jean-Arthur Rimbaud ; translated by Paul Schmidt

New York, New York: Everyman's Library / Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. Hardcover--cloth. Fine/Fine. Text in French. Octavo, 6 1/2" tall, 288 pages, green cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price.

$9.50

Poems and Prophecies (Everyman edition #34)
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Poems and Prophecies (Everyman edition #34)

By William Blake

New York, New York: Everyman's Library--Alfred A. Knopf, 1991. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, lxxi + 439 pages, brown cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear ; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. Without dust jacket

$14.21

Then Come Back: The Lost Neruda Poems
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Then Come Back: The Lost Neruda Poems

By Pablo Neruda; translated by Forrest Gander

Boston, Massachusetts: Copper Canyon, 2016. First Edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Fine/Without dust jacket. English text. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xxii + 165 pages + ads, blue quarter-cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; binding tight. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

Tilly Feaver Blinds the Sun

By Richard Herterich

Cambridge, Massachusetts: Cambridge Karmic Book Company, 1974. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, unpaginated (approximately 24 pages), wire saddle stich, stiff pictorial wraps. A very good, clean neat soft cover with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper white, with a price penned on the front endpaper.

$9.50

The Missing Jew. Poems

By Rodger Kamenetz

Washington D.C./San Francisco: Dryad Press, 1972. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Tall octavo, 10 1/2" tall, 62 pages, stiff pictoral wraps. A very good clean, neat soft cover copy with light shelf wear.

$29.75

The Oxford Book of Essays

By Brander Matthews, editor

New York, New York: Oxford University Press, 1914. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, xi + 508 pages, gilt top fore-edge, blue cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover first edition with moderate shelf wear, some fraing started at top and bottom of spine cloth, light exterior soiling but spine cloth darkened; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, witha previous owner's gift inscription on the front endpaper. Without dust jacket.

$16.50

More Songs from Vagabondia

By Bliss Carman and Richard Hovey; designs by Tom B. Meteyard

Boston, Massachusetts: Copeland and Day, 1896. First Edition. Decorative Boards. Fair. Duodecimo, 7" tall, decorative boards, 72 pages. A fair copy only with general shelf wear, top 1" and bottom 2" of the back strip over the spine missing, front free endpaper loose but present, hinges cracked but internal binding solid, paper clean, lightly yellowed with faint water staining at the bottom margin throughout. Stlll a nice reading copy.

$9.50

Rosemonde Gerard; La Legende du Martin-Pecheur compositions et typographie de F. L. Schmied

By Rosemonde Gerard; art and typography by F. L. Schmied

Paris, France: L'Illustration, 1926. First Edition. Disbound. Very good. French text. This is an original 6 page poem with illustration disbound from the Christmas,1926 issue of L'Illustration. Folio, pages 16" tall, 12 inches wide, intertextual color illustration. Text and illustrations in very good clean condition overall but margins lightly foxed and gutter margin with small holes from the original wire stitch and lightly discolored, paper lightly yellowed over all. Beautiful

$25.00

That Devil Forrest: the Life of General Nathan Bedford Forrest
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That Devil Forrest: the Life of General Nathan Bedford Forrest

By John Allan Wyeth; Albert Castel (foreword)

Baton Rouge, Louisiana: Louisiana State University Press (LSU), 1989. Paperback--trade. Very Good +. Originally published by Harper's in 1959. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, xxxviii + 614 pages, stiff wraps. A very good plus, clean neat and sturdy soft cover with minor shelf wear and rubbing the corners; interior fine, binding tight, paper white.

$9.50

The Hound of Heaven

By Francis Thompson; woodcuts by Jeff Hill

Mount Vernion, New York: Peter Pauper Press, 1960 c. Decorative Boards. Very Good. Originally issued in 1908. 12mo, 7 1/2" tall, 27 pages with intertextual illustration, laid paper, paper over stiff card boards. A very good clean, neat 'hard' cover over all with minor shelf wear, binding tight, paper cream white, endpapers just slightly yellowed, with foxing to the fore-edges.

$6.50

Poems by William Cowper, esq., of the innner Temple; in three volumes [volumes two and three only]; vol. Vol. II and Vol. III; containing his posthumous poetry and a skethc of his life [in vol. 3]

By William Cowper, esq.; John Johnson (biography)

Boston, Massachusetts: Timothy Bedlington, 1826. Three-quarter leather over boards. Fair. 2 volumes of 3 volume set, but complete as is. 32mo, 6 1/3" tall; frontispieces + vol. 1: 228 pages; vol. 3: 312 pages; printed boards. Fair condition over all, internally good and bindings sturdy BUT covers of vol. 3 loose, both covers soiled, chipped and worn, but internal binding solid, paper light to moderately yellowed and still supple with scattered foxing. Originaleading copies only

$16.50

Aragon: poet of the French Resistance

By Louis Aragon; Hannah Josephson and Malcolm Cowley (editors)

New York, New York: Duell, Sloan, & Pearce, 1945. Hardcover--cloth. Very good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, xii + 167 pages, gray cloth, gilt spine itles. A very good, clean, neat hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear and rubbing to the cover cloth, hinges and binding solid, paper just lightly yellowed with foxing to the endpapers. Lacking dust jacket.

$6.50

The Old Life: new poems

By Donald Hall

Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin, 1996. First Edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Fine/Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xviii + 517 pages, stiff wraps. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; binding tight. In a near fine dust jacket.

$6.70

Stone, Paper, Knife: poems
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Stone, Paper, Knife: poems

By Marge Piercy

New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1983. First Edition. Paperback--trade. Near fine. Octavo, 8 1/4, x + 144 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A near, fine, clean, soft cover first edition with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper cream white.

$9.50

Deadline Poet, or, My Life as A Doggerelist
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Deadline Poet, or, My Life as A Doggerelist

By Calvin Trillin

New York, New York: Farrar, Straus Giroux, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Fine/Fine. Quarto, 8 1/3" tall, 196 pages, white boards. A fine clean, sturdy hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket with original price present.

$7.50

Chuck's Zimmer; Gedichte, Lieder

By Wolf Wondratschek

Munchen (M: Zweitausendeins, 1979. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 64 pages, black titles on beige wraps. A near fine, clean, neat softcover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed.

$8.50

Common Sense About Poetry

By L. A. G. Strong (Leonard Alfred George Strong)

New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1932. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good/Without dust jacket. Duodecimo, 7 1/2" tall, 139 pages, yellow cloth. A good, hardcover first American edition over all, with moderate shelf wear but foxing to the exterior cloth, hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, but light scattered foxing throughout. Without dust jacket

$8.50

The Poems of George Herbert. The Oxford World's Classics, 109

By George Herbert; (from text of F.E. Hutchinson) introduction by Helen Gardner

Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 1972. Decorative Cloth. Near fine/Very good. Sextodecimo, 6" tall, xxvi + 285 pages, decorative blue cloth, thin paper, sewn binding, gilt spine titles. A near fine, generally neat and clean, hard cover edition with light shelf wear, hinges and binding solid, paper white, previous owner's name on front endpaper, BUT about 20 pages with penned annotations. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with seeral short edge tears and the dj price clipped This is one of the original, well bound, compact, 'World's Classics' series, perfect for the pocket, and though older than the average reader, will hold up to many more readings in the future. Lacking dust jacket.

$9.50

English Verse; Volume I: (vol. one only of Five Volumes) The Early Lyrics to Shakespeare; The Oxford World's Classics, CCCVIII (308)

By Peacock, W. (editor); Chaucer, Barbour, Gower, Lydgate, Henryson, Dunbar, Raleigh, Spenser, Southwell, Chapman, Marlowe, Drayton, Sidney, etc

Oxford, England: Oxford University Press/Humphrey Milford, 1939. Hardcover--cloth. Very good. Sextodecimo, 6" tall, xvi + 451 pages + 16 ads, decorative blue cloth, thin paper, sewn binding, gilt spine titles. A very good, generally clean, sturdy hard cover edition with minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling, hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed with a very few pencil markings. Without dust jacket. This is one of the original, well bound, compact, 'World's Classics' series, perfect for the pocket, and though older than the average reader, will hold up to many more readings in the future.

$9.50

Selected Poems of Percy Bysshe Shelley [The Oxford World's Classics (CLXXXVII) 187]

By Percy Bysshe Shelley

Oxford, England: Oxford University Press/Humphrey Milford, 1929. Decorative Cloth. Very Good-/Without dust jacket. Sextodecimo, 6" tall, viii + 479 pages, decorative blue cloth, thin paper, sewn binding, gilt spine titles. A very good (minus) hardcover edition with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, hinges and binding solid, paper clean and moderately yellowed, BUT with sporadic pen or pencil underlining or notations to approx. 30 pages, and with previous owner's inscription on front endpaper. Lacking dust jacket. This is one of the original, well bound, compact, 'World's Classics' series, perfect for the pocket, and though older than the average reader, will hold up to many more readings in the future.

$7.50

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