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Emergency Measures (Inscribed)
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Emergency Measures (Inscribed)

by Rodefer, Stephen

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Used - Near Fine
Edition
First edition
Published
1987
Binding
Paperback
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Great Barrington: The Figures, 1987. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. Trade paperbound book. 58 pp. With drawings by Lenny Silverberg. A book of poems. In near fine condition. INSCRIBED to fellow poet Hugh Seidman on the front endpaper. Uncommon signature.
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Indicios

Indicios

by Calderon, Eloisa

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Edition
First edition
Published
1983
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Paperback
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$75.00

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Argentina: Alcion Editora, 1983. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. Trade paperbound format with French flaps. 65 pp. Poems in Spanish. Illustrated by Alicia Larroque and Edgardo Tantera. A handsome near fine copy.
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In Medias Res: Canto One of an Autobiographical Epic: Dust Shall Be The Serpent's Food (Signed Limited Edition)
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In Medias Res: Canto One of an Autobiographical Epic: Dust Shall Be The Serpent's Food (Signed Limited Edition)

by Everson, William with Woodcuts by Tom Killion

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Used - Good
Edition
First edition
Published
1984
Binding
Cloth
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$135.00

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San Francisco: Adrian Wilson, 1984. First edition. Cloth. Good. Elephant folio. Blue morocco spine and design element over oatmeal cloth covers. Unpaginated. One of 226 copies designed and printed on hand-made papers by Adrian Wilson at The Press in Tuscany Alley, San Francisco in 1984. Everson's last book. SIGNED by Everson, Killian and Wilson as called for. This… Read more about this item
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$135.00
Selected Poetry of W. H. Auden

Selected Poetry of W. H. Auden

by Auden, W. H.

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Used - Near Fine
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near fine
Edition
First edition
Published
1959
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: The Modern Library, 1959. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. Small hardbound 8vo in dustwrapper. 180 pp. Stated First Modern Library Edition. An unusally handsome copy in unclipped dustwrapper. Poems selected by Auden himself for this edition.
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My Friend Tree

My Friend Tree

by Niedecker, Lorine with Linocuts by Walter Miller

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Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
very good +
Edition
First edition
Published
1962
Binding
Paperback
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Scotland: The Wild Hawthorn Press, 1962. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine/very good +. Small oblong stapled wrappers. An unpaginated book of poems by Niedecker with linocuts by Walter Miller. First edition of the poet's uncommon second book and the first book to be published by Wild Hawthorn Press. Separate card with introduction by Edward Dorn is laid in… Read more about this item
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Natural Process - An Anthology of New Black Poetry

Natural Process - An Anthology of New Black Poetry

by Wilentz, Ted and Tom Weatherly, Editors (David Henderson, Audre Lorde, Clarence Major, Sonia Sanchez et al)

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
near fine
Edition
Third printing
Published
1971
Binding
Cloth
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New York: Hill and Wang, 1971. Third printing. Cloth. Near Fine/near fine. Hardbound 8vo in dustwrapper. 181 pp. Third printing of this important anthology of new black poetic voices. A near fine copy in price-intact dustwrapper.
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Defenestration of Prague

Defenestration of Prague

by Howe, Susan

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First edition
Published
1983
Binding
Paperback
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$165.00

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New York: Kulchur Foundation, 1983. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. First edition. 126 pp. A clean very good copy in oversized decorated bound wrappers. Price sticker affixed to the front cover. An early poetry title which includes the reprinting of The Liberties, a very early work by Howe.
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$165.00
Windrose; Poems 1929 - 1979

Windrose; Poems 1929 - 1979

by Ghiselin, Brewster

Condition
Used - Very Good
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very good
Edition
First edition
Published
1980
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Cloth
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Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 1980. First edition. Cloth. Very Good/very good. Oblong clothbound quarto in dustwrapper. 238 pp. A handsome very good copy in unclipped dustwrapper. With "Winner of the Poetry Society of America's William Carlos Williams Award 1981" sticker affixed to the front panel of the dustwrapper.
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Red Dust

Red Dust

by Levine, Philip

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First edition
Published
1971
Binding
Paperback
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Santa Cruz: Kayak Books, 1971. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Small paperbound quarto. 55 pp. With prints by Marcia Maris. A very good example with some light handling wear. Prior owner name of fellow poet Hugh Seidman on the front endpaper.
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Wall Writing (Inscribed)
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Wall Writing (Inscribed)

by Auster, Paul

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Used - Very Good
Edition
First edition
Published
1976
Binding
Paperback
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Berkeley: The Figures, 1976. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Small paperbound volume. 61 pp. One of 500 copies comprising the first trade edition. An early collection of poems by Auster. Cover art by David Reed. Fade to spine color else a handsome very good or better copy. This copy briefly, but warmly INSCRIBED by the author on the… Read more about this item
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definitions

definitions

by Antin, David

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First edition
Published
1967
Binding
Hardcover
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$375.00

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No Place: Caterpillar, 1967. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Stiff metal spiralbound stiff cardboard covers. First edition of this uncommon early book of experimental poetry by Antin. In very good condition. Unpaginated.
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Kansas - New Mexico

Kansas - New Mexico

by Irby, Ken

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First edition
Published
1965
Binding
Paperback
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Lawrence, KS: Ken Irby, 1965. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Slender stapled wrappers. An Unpaginated poetry chapbook, Published as Formula Aeries, Number One. One of 250 copies. Early book by Irby. Light toning to covers. A very good copy.
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Disappearances (Inscribed); Selected Poems
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Disappearances (Inscribed); Selected Poems

by Auster, Paul

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Used - Near Fine
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near fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
1988
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Overlook Press, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. Hardbound octavo in dustwrapper. 126 pp. A volume of Auster's poems gathered from various small press poetry publications. Near fine copy in price-intact dustwrapper. This copy has been INSCRIBED by Auster and dated in year of publication. Although not stated this book comes from the library of… Read more about this item
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House (Blown Apart) (Inscribed)
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House (Blown Apart) (Inscribed)

by Shapiro, David

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Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
near fine
Edition
First edition
Published
1988
Binding
Hardcover
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Woodstock, NY: Overlook Press, 1988. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. Hardbound 8vo in dustwrapper. 89 pp. The poet's seventh collection. A handsome near fine copy in price-intact dustwrapper. Nicely INSCRIBED by Shapiro in year of publication to fellow poet Hugh Seidman. With rear cover blurbs by Phillip Lopate, Harold Bllom and John Ashbery.
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Snoring In New York

Snoring In New York

by Denby, Edwin

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Used - Near Fine
Edition
First edition
Published
1974
Binding
Paperback
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New York: Angel Hair / Adventures In Poetry, 1974. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. Wide stapled 8vo. An unpaginated volume of poems by Denby published in an edition of 750 copies. Cover photograph by Rudy Burckhardt. Near fine condition.
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22 Poems

22 Poems

by Desnos, Robert

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First edition thus
Published
1971
Binding
Paperback
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Santa Cruz: Kayak Books, 1971. First edition thus. Paperback. Very Good. Trade paperbound book. 39 pp. Translated and with an introduction by Michael Benedikt with prints by Jacqueline Airame. Light fade to spine color else near fine. From the library of poet Hugh Seidman who has printed his name on the front endpaper and date of 9/1/72. … Read more about this item
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Random Possession (Inscribed)
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Random Possession (Inscribed)

by Berssenbrugge, Mei-Mei

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Used - Very Good +
Edition
First edition
Published
1979
Binding
Paperback
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New York: I Reed Books, 1979. First edition. Paperback. Very Good +. Trade paperbound volume of poems. 53 pp. A very good example in decorated bound wrappers of the poet's second book. Very nicely INSCRIBED by the author to fellow poet Hugh Seidman and dated in year of publication.
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A Thousand Mornings

A Thousand Mornings

by Oliver, Mary

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Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
near fine
Edition
First edition
Published
2012
Binding
Cloth
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New York: Penguin Press, 2012. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine/near fine. Clothbound octavo in dustwrapper. 77 pp. A collection of poems by the author of American Primitive. A handsome near fine copy in price-intact dustwrapper.
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A Full Heart (Review Copy)

A Full Heart (Review Copy)

by Field, Edward

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
very good
Edition
First edition
Published
1977
Binding
Cloth
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New York: Horizon Press, 1977. First edition. Cloth. Very Good/very good. Clothbound 8vo in dustwrapper. 101 pp. First edition of the poet's fifth collection of poems. A handsome very good copy in price-intact dustwrapper. Review copy with publisher's review slip laid in.
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The Collected Poems of Frank O'Hara

The Collected Poems of Frank O'Hara

by O'Hara, Frank

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
very good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1971
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Cloth
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New York: Alfred Knopf, 1971. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/very good. Quarto. 586 pp. First edition stated of this definitive work edited by Donald Allen and with an introduction by John Ashbery. A clean very good clothbound book in a good second state dustwrapper. Numerous small chips and tears near spine crown. Cloth covers lightly worn.
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$150.00