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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. Fourth printing. 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. Second printing. 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

$7.50

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 thus. 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

The Oxford Book Of English Verse 1250 - 1918. "New Edition" (India Paper)

By Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, editor

Oxford, England: Oxford University Press/Clarendon, 1939. reprint. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. This edition is printed on 'India Paper' a fine and thin opaque stock that allows the book to be about half as thick as the 1172 pages would normally allow. 16mo, 6 3/4" tall, 1172 pages, gilt fore-edges, gilt titles onblue cloth. A very good minus over all, generally clean, with moderate shelf wear, but spine cloth fraying at top and bottom edges; hinges and binding solid, paper just slightly yellowed, previous owners name on endpaper.

$25.00

Tilly Feaver Blinds the Sun.

By Richard Herterich

Cambridge, Massachusetts: Cambridge Karmic Book Company, 1974. First edition thus. 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 thus. 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.

$12.50

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 thus. 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 thus. 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

Conversations with Joseph Brodsky: a poet's Journey through the Twentieth Century
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Conversations with Joseph Brodsky: a poet's Journey through the Twentieth Century

By Joseph Brodsky; Solomon Volkov ; translated by Marian Schwartz

New York, New York: Free Press, 1998. First printing. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xiii + 306 pages, blue boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with little shelf wear but one corner slightly bumped; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a near fine, lightly edge worn dust jacket with the original price.

$9.50

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. Later printing. 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.. New Edition. 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. Early Printing. 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. Second printing. 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, first printing. 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.

$7.50

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, first printing. 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 printing. 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 (Münich) Germany: Zweitausendeins, 1979. Early Printings. 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 American 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

Ombres et Soleil / Shadows of the Sun; selected writings of 1917 - 1952

By Paul Eluard; Cicely Buckley (translator)

Durham, New Hampshire: Oyster River Press, 2016. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Fine. Octavo 8 1/2" tall, 123 pages, trade paperback. A fine, clean, neat paperback with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper cream white. Contains inserts and letters from the author (first name signed).

$9.50

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