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India

by Labadie, Jo

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Published
1921
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[Detroit]: [Jo Labadie], 1921. Small single sheet, 3.25x7 inches, printed one side only, very good condition. Poem. None found in OCLC as of 9/2020. "Where freedom's sun is daily clouded / And the joys of brown children shrouded / By the gloom of foreign sway, / A prison making of India...
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The Threepenny Review: #26, Summer 1986: And our faces, my heart, brief as photos

by Lesser, Wendy, editor & publisher, Julius Novick theatre editor, John Berger, Paul Bowles, Robert Haas, Brenda Hillman, Gore Vidal, contributing editiors, Thom Gunn, Stephen Dixon, Greil Marcus, et al.

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Published
1986
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Berkeley: Wendy Lesser & The Review, 1986. Newspaper. 24p. folded tabloid newspaper/literary journal, reviews, interviews, essays on theatre, poetry, books, art, poetry, long closed tear at fold, edgewear, mailing label and heavily-toned else good on newsprint. John Berger on his Mother. Lewis Carroll & Oliver Sacks. Greil Marcus on The Sex Pistols. Vineberg on Eugene O'neill and the revival… Read more
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Emma Goldman. Illustrations by James Kearns and Robert Shore

by Dahlberg, R'lene H.

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Published
1983
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New York: Pequod Press, 1983. 24p., 5.5x8.5 inches, stapled poetry chapbook, illus., 145 of an edition of 250 copies, very good condition. Only 3 found in OCLC as of 8/20. Poems by Dahlberg on Johann Most, Emma Goldman, and Alexander Berkman. Includes a drawing of a nude Emma for the true connoisseur.
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The State

by Labadie, Jo

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Published
1909
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Detroit, MI: Jo Labadie, 1909. Small poem card, 3x4.25 inches, printed on both sides, very good condition. Anarchist poetry. None found in OCLC as of 9/2020.
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Qian ming lian shu fa xuan ji 嵌名聯書法選集

by Zhang Jiaxu; Zhang Huo 張家修; 張活

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Published
2003
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Vallejo: Northpole Light Pub. House, 2003. 168p., paperback, 8.5x11 inches, very good. Famous Chinese couplets as written by two Chinese immigrant calligraphers.
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Gedichte

by Drescher, Martin

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Published
1909
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Chicago: Columbia Print. Co, 1909. 219p., hardcover, faint stain to front cover, otherwise very good; ownership signature and address stamp of J.H.T. Stempel. Collection of poetry; includes some works in English by other authors. Drescher had been the editor of the German-American anarchist publication Der arme Teufel after Robert Reitzel's death, as well as the later publications Wolfsaugen and… Read more
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Passport

by Cassar, Antoine

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Published
2011
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9789995931087
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Malta: Self-published by the author, 2011. 20p., 3.5x5 inches, illustrated with one b&w drawing, very good third edition booklet in stapled wraps mimicing a passport book. Cassar's website describes Passport as a "protest poem denouncing a long, non-exhaustive list of border absurdities and atrocities, nested inside a love poem to humanity as a naturally migrating species.
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Efficiency expert, a poem

by Converse, Florence

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Published
1934
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New York: The John Day Company, 1934. Hardcover. 172p., first edition, minor edge wear else very good condition, inscribed and signed by Converse's lover Vida Scudder - "Margaret Heaton, this work of her comrade, and companion to be, from another companion, Vida D. Scudder, S.C.H.C." Converse, active for years in the Socialist movement, was the life long companion of… Read more
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Gedichte

by Drescher, Martin

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Published
1909
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Chicago: Columbia Print. Co, 1909. 219p., hardcover, boards edgeworn, stain to the first few pages at the top near the spine. Collection of poetry; includes some works in English by other authors. Drescher had been the editor of the German-American anarchist publication Der arme Teufel after Robert Reitzel's death, as well as the later publications Wolfsaugen and Der Zigeuner.… Read more
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My Life and Loves in Greenwich Village

by Bodenheim, Maxwell

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Published
1954
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New York: Bridgehead Books, 1954. Hardcover. 255p., 5.5x8.5 inches, corners bumped, stains from dried glue on rear paste-down endpaper else very good condition. No dj. Photograph of the author laid in at rear. Hermanville, Mississippi-born, Chicago raised poet became a leading figure of the Bohemian scene in New York's Greenwich Village in the 1920s.
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The Threepenny Review: #25, Spring 1986: Thom Gunn on Helen Vendler's Anthology

by Lesser, Wendy, editor & publisher, Julius Novick theatre editor, John Berger, Paul Bowles, Robert Haas, Brenda Hillman, Gore Vidal, contributing editiors, Thom Gunn, Amos Oz, Rachel Hadas, Viola Frey et al.

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Published
1986
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Berkeley: Wendy Lesser & The Review, 1986. Newspaper. 28p. folded tabloid newspaper/literary journal, reviews, interviews, essays on theatre, poetry, books, art, poetry, closed tear, mailing label and lightly-toned else very good on newsprint. The Mafia in Palermo, "A Lie of the Mind" by Sam Shepard and "Benefactors" by Michael Frayn. Kafka, Agee & Montaigne. Woody Allen's "Purple Rose of… Read more
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Intensifications: Poems

by Straus, Austin

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Published
2010
ISBN
9781597090056
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Los Angeles: Red Hen Press, 2010. 150p., wraps, 6x9 inches, very good first edition. Signed by the poet and artist on the half-title alongside a pen sketch of a man's face, possibly a self-portrait.
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Discrete Categories Forced Into Coupling

by Fraser, Kathleen

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Published
2004
ISBN
9780974468730
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Berkeley: Apogee Press, 2004. Paperback. 68p., wraps, 7x9 inches, very good condition. Inscribed and signed by Fraser on the dedication page.
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The Desires of a Woman: Poems Celebrating Womanhood

by Butler, Tajuana

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Published
1997
ISBN
9780965925402
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Smyrna, GA: Lavelle Publishing, 1997. 55p., wraps, 5.5x7.5 inches, one old price sticker on front wrap, one wrapped around spine, and one on half-title else very good condition. Inscribed and signed by the African American poet on the half-title.
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The Ronin Poetz

by Azr, Teferu [Justyn Thomas]

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Published
2002
ISBN
9725548072012
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npl: Dachosen Publishing / Ancient-Art-Of-Facts, 2002. Paperback. 145, [6]p., wraps, 5.25x8.5 inches, wraps lightly worn and soiled else very good condition. Signed on the copyright page by the African American poet.
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Canto contigo libertad

by Carpio, Campio [pseudonym of Campio P?rez P?rez], editor

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Published
1971
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[Calgary]: La Escuela Moderna, 1971. 34p., staplebound pamphlet, pages toned, otherwise very good. Coleccion Piedra y Alarido, 6. A compilation of Spanish poetry.
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New York: Rebel poets, 1932. Magazine. 12p., wraps with pen note on front wrap, some marginal chipping, newsprint browned. Contains "An open letter to young writers" by Philip Rahv, and works by 17 poets, including George Sterling, Leonard Spier, Ralph Cheyney and others.
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Hillegass Street: Poems

by Vance Ye, Marcelia

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Published
2002
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Concord, CA: Small Poetry Press, 2002. Pamphlet. [2], 39p., stapled wraps, 5.25x8.5 inches, small sticker on front wrap else bery good condition. Chinese American poet.
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Ojo de la cueva | Cave Springs [inscribed & signed]

by Candelaria, Cordelia

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Published
1984
ISBN
9780939558087
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Colorado Springs: Maize Press, 1984. Paperback. 63p., personal inscription signed by the author, very good first edition slim trade paperback in white pictorial wraps, mild wear. Mazorca Series 2. First chapbook by the Chicana poet.
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Now I speak

by Ware, Linda

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Published
1989
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San Francisco: University of California Women's Resource Center, Rape Prevention Education Program, 1989. 28p., staplebound 9x6 inch photographic wraps (closeup of author's face), very good, Inscribed and signed by Ware on the front blank. One page flier advertising an appearence by Ware at UCSF laid in. Prose and poetry reflecting the author's recovery from childhood sexual abuse.… Read more
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