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The Deposit Man: Kaleidoscopic Medicine Freak Show
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The Deposit Man: Kaleidoscopic Medicine Freak Show

By Coatney, Cary & Larry Nadolsky, edited by Rebecca Robbins

North Hollywood: Independent Comics, 2001. Comic. [24p] 7.25x10.5 inches, very good first printing b&w comic book in stapled pictorial wraps with crease to front bottom corner, light soiling on rear white cover. Dedicated to Harlan Ellison. First separate appearance of this gay hero from the afterlife.He appeared in Malice #1 published by Death Comics.

$20.00

Notes on a Scandal a screenplay
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Notes on a Scandal a screenplay

By Marber, Patrick, based on the novel by Zoe Heller

London: Faber and Faber, 2006. Paperback. xi, 112p., notes, the screenplay, cover curled otherwise very good first edition trade papeback original in black pictorial wraps. Cate Blanchett and Judi Dench starred.

$12.00

The Identity of the Heart
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The Identity of the Heart

By Morrison, Cliff

Kearney, NE: Self-published by the author, 2013. Paperback. 102p., introduction, very good first edition trade paperback original in blue pictorial wraps. Collection of stories based on experiences of the Nebraska author including addiction to speed and a bisexual affair/friendship.

$15.00

La Botanica
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La Botanica

By Tarabud

Oakland: Self-published by the author, 2013. Paperback. 82p., very good first edition trade paperback original in pictorial wraps. Chicago-born writer of Colombian heritage. Lives in Oakland, CA.

$12.00

We
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We

By Anbian, Robert

San Francisco: Self-published by the author as Night Horn Books, 1999. Paperback. 56p., 4.25x5.5 inches, a few illustrations, very good first edition paperback pocketbook original in black wraps. Self-described leader of the San Francisco underground poetry scene.

$12.00

True Points: eight prose texts 1981-1987 [signed]
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True Points: eight prose texts 1981-1987 [signed]

By Miller, David

Peterborough: Spectacular Diseases, 1992. Paperback. 53p., 4x5.75 inches, notes, inscribed and signed by the poet, very good first edition limited to 500 copies, pocket book in white pictorial wraps.

$25.00

Women in Prison
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Women in Prison

By Henry, Joan

Garden: Doubleday & Company, 1952. Hardcover. 189p., tiny inked price on front free endpaper otherwise a very good first edition stated in cloth boards and unclipped dj with chipping at head and tail of the spine. Grie A*. The author's first nonfiction work after three novels is an account of her year in two of Britain's prisons for women, Holloway and York. Basis of the film "The Weak and the Wicked" aka "Young and Willing" (USA) starring Glynis Johns.

$45.00

Bibliography of Eric Gill. Foreword by Walter Shewring
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Bibliography of Eric Gill. Foreword by Walter Shewring

By Gill, Evan R.

London: Cassell & Co Ltd, 1953. Hardcover. xv, 224p., hardbound in 10x6.5 inch dark blue buckram boards gilt, t.e.g., elegant presswork done by University Press Cambridge in a run of 1,000, this being no. 557. Features a goodly number of Gill vignettes; handsome book in handsome condition, clean, sound and unmarked.

$35.00

Portrait of Doña Elena; a Tonatiuh romance
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Portrait of Doña Elena; a Tonatiuh romance

By Ranck, Katherine Quintana

Berkeley: Tonatiuh-Quinto Sol International, 1982. Paperback. 89p., very good first edition trade paperback original in pictorial wraps.

$25.00

Baedeker of a bachelor, the exotic adventures and bizarre journeys of a carefree man
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Baedeker of a bachelor, the exotic adventures and bizarre journeys of a carefree man

By Roskolenko, Harry

New York: Padell Book Co, 1952. Hardcover. 223p., first edition, very good condition in like dj. Erotic "memoir" by the poet, who was active in the Trotskyist movement in 1930s and in the New York City WPA writers project.

$150.00

Frieze [revised edition signed]
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Frieze [revised edition signed]

By Pineda, Cecile

San Antonio: Wings Press, 2007. Paperback. 175p., signed by Pineda with a brief personal inscription, very good first revised edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Revised edition of her second novel, this set in tenth century India and Java, includes an interview with the San Francisco writer.

$20.00

Henry Miller\'s Angelic Clown: reflections on The Smile at the Foot of the Ladder [signed/limited]
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Henry Miller's Angelic Clown: reflections on The Smile at the Foot of the Ladder [signed/limited]

By Orend, Karl, Henry Miller

Paris: Alyscamps Press, 2012. Paperback. 134p., introduction, photos, very good limited first edition #23/50 copies signed by the author/publisher, trade paperback in white pictorial wraps. Orend was manager of Shakespeare and Co. for a decade and is the founder/editor/publisher of Alyscamps Press.

$45.00

Witness [signed]
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Witness [signed]

By Beausoleil, Beau, illustrations by Sheila King, note by Jack Hirschman

San Francisco: Panjandrum Press, 1976. Paperback. [54p] illustrations and poems, personal inscription to fellow Bay Area poet signed and dated 1976 by Beausoliel, very good first edition trade paperback in cream pictorial wraps.

$25.00

Skin Check: New York poems
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Skin Check: New York poems

By Smith, Winthrop

St. Joh, KS: Chiron review Press, 2006. Paperback. 85p., fine first edition trade paperback original in camp pictorial wraps.

$12.00

Face [revised edition signed]
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Face [revised edition signed]

By Pineda, Cecile, with a new introduction by Dr. Juan Bruce-Novoa, foreword by J. M. Coetzee, and a note from the author

San Antonio: Wings Press, 2003. Paperback. 173p., personakl inscription signed by the author, very good first printing of the revised edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps.

$20.00

Then
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Then

By Butterfield, Jerry

Berkeley: Littoral Press, 2010. Paperback. 73p., very good first edition trade paperback in brick pictorial wraps. California poet's works from 1971-2009. Much on San Francisco and Pasadena.

$12.00

In Case/This way two things fell [signed]
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In Case/This way two things fell [signed]

By Beausoleil, Laura

Hartford: Potes & Poets Press, 1982. Paperback. [34p] 5.25x8.25 inches, personal inscription to fellow Bay Area poet, very good chapbook in stapled Frenchfold white pictorial wraps. Second Series #16.

$25.00

Stern realities
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Stern realities

By Martin, Leland

San Francisco: Harr Wagner Publishing Company, 1916. Hardcover. 127p., frontis portrait of the author, very good condition, first edition. Lacks jacket. "A group of students at the University of California, Berkeley, discuss current problems of the day and warn against a 'grave future' unless certain social attituts are changed." *Baird & Greenwood no. 1677. Hanna 2414.

$25.00

Present Difficulties
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Present Difficulties

By Cushman, Don

Berkeley: Cloud Marauder Press / West Coast Print Center, 1980. Paperback. Unpaginated, about eighteen pages of text, softbound in 9x6 inch frenchfold wraps; inscribed to "Larry" (Lawrence Fixel) and signed by the poet/publisher, very good first edition paperback limited to a run of 750 copies. Essentially self-published by the editor of Cloud Marauder and printer - West Coast Print Center.

$15.00

From Okra to Greens; Poems by Ntozake Shange. Images by Wopo Holup. [A variant titling:] From Okra to Greens, a Different Love Story. [Shown at colophon]
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From Okra to Greens; Poems by Ntozake Shange. Images by Wopo Holup. [A variant titling:] From Okra to Greens, a Different Love Story. [Shown at colophon]

By Shange, Ntozake

St. Paul: Coffee House Press, 1984. Hardcover. Unpaginated, about thirty pages, rubricated titlepage with spot color on many leaves, shocking-pink endpapers, a showy little production printed on high-gloss clay-coated paperstock and hardbound in 7x5 inch blue oilcloth boards with an electric-blue dust jacket. Find an inch-long slit in dj's spine panel, probably an accident caused when unpacking; this cut does not affect the hard spine and is not particularly noticible. An else absolutely sound clean copy.

$25.00

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