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cover of The Hotel Wentley Poems

The Hotel Wentley Poems

by Wieners, John

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Published
1958
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Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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San Francisco: Auerhahn Press, 1958. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good +. Wide photo-illustrated stapled wrappers. First edition of the poets first book. Expurgated. Second issue with line drawing by Robert LaVigne. A handsome clean very good copy. This copy once belonged to fellow poet Kenneth Irby who has signed this copy and indicated… Read more
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cover of A Bibliography of the Black Sun Press (Inscribed)

A Bibliography of the Black Sun Press (Inscribed)

by Minkoff, George Robert

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Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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Great Neck, NY: G. R. Minkoff, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition, 1 of 1,250 unnumbered copies. Near fine in black boards. Issued without jacket. This copy inscribed to poet P. K. Thomajam in 1976. Introduction by Carese Crosby. Signed by Author.
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cover of Human Wishes (Inscribed)

Human Wishes (Inscribed)

by Hass, Robert

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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New York: Ecco Press, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. First edition of his 3rd volume of poems. 86 pp. A lovely fine copy in dustwrapper. Briefly INSCRIBED by the author. Signed by Author.
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cover of The Scold's Bridle (Signed)

The Scold's Bridle (Signed)

by Crime - Walters, Minette

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Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First U.K. Edition
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$30.00

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London: Macmillan, 1994. First U.K. Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First UK and true first edition of the author's third crime novel. SIGNED on the title page. Fine in fine unclipped jacket. Beautiful copy.
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cover of By Evil Means

By Evil Means

by Prowell, Sandra West

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Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$195.00

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New York: Walker and Company, 1993. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine. Advance uncorrected proof of Prowell's terrific first book, a mystery. This copy signed. Promotional material laid in. Near fine or better in lime green wraps, lightly faded at fine. Signed by Author.
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cover of False Shuffles

False Shuffles

by Urquhart, Jane

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Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$90.00

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Victoria: Press Porcepic, 1982. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine. First Canadian and true first edition of her scarce second book. Signed. Illustrations by Tony Urquhart, her husband. Near fine in decorated wraps with minute wear to corners and a light crease to upper rear corner. Uncommon early work. Scarce signed. Signed by Author.
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cover of Early Selected Y Mas

Early Selected Y Mas

by Blackburn, Paul

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Published
1972
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. First edition, #57 of 200 hardcover copies SIGNED by the author. Fine book in near fine glassine cover, as issued. Poetry. Signed by Author.
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cover of The Journals of Susanna Moodie

The Journals of Susanna Moodie

by Atwood, Margaret

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$110.00

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Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1970. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good +. Inscribed, true first (Canadian) edition of this book of poetry. VG+ in wraps with a crease to upper front panel, a small chip to lower back cover, otherwise quite nice. Scarce inscribed. Signed by Author.
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cover of The End of Beauty

The End of Beauty

by Graham, Jorie

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Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$115.00

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New York: Ecco Press, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. First edition of her third book of poems. Fine book in near fine unclipped jacket with two words underlined on front inside flap, else fine. Boldly signed by the author. Signed by Author.
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cover of No Harm

No Harm

by Hornsby, Wendy

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Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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New York: Dodd, Mead, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good +. Inscribed first edition of her first book. NF in VG+ unclipped jacket with typical chipping to extremeties and one small closed tear to lower front panel. Signed by Author.
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cover of Hue and Cry

Hue and Cry

by McPherson, James Alan

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$500.00

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Boston: Little Brown, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/Very Good +. First edition of his first book, a collection of stories. This copy is signed by the author and very unusual thus. Very good plus in red cloth with book plate to inside front pastedown (mostly hidden by front flap), evidence of small sticker removal from ffep,… Read more
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cover of Bicycle and Other Poems

Bicycle and Other Poems

by Malouf, David

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Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$600.00

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St. Lucia: University of Queensland Press, 1970. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine. First Australian and true first edition of his very scarce first book. Near fine in cardboard covered decorated wraps. Inscribed to John Traine (with Traine's name to ffep). Uncommon book, especially inscribed. Signed by Author.
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cover of Hybrids of Plants and of Ghosts

Hybrids of Plants and of Ghosts

by Graham, Jorie

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Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1980. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine. First paper edition of her very scarce first book. Inscribed in 1982. Near fine in wraps with one tiny ink mark to lower page block (not a remainder mark). Scarce. Signed by Author.
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Jukebox The Golden Age

by Lynch, Vincent & Henken, Bill

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Published
1981
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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Berkeley: Lancaster-Miller, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Inscribed first edition of this book with profuse photographs of jukeboxes. Lovely book. Fine in glossy white borads in near fine unclipped jacket with light rubbing. Signed by Author.
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cover of Mexico & North

Mexico & North

by Eshleman, Clayton

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Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$135.00

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New York: Trobar Books, 1962. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine. First edition of his first book of poems. Elegantly SIGNED on first page. Near fine with faint evidence of fading to spine endges, else very clean and tightly sewn. Printed in Japan. Uncommon signed. Signed by Author.
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cover of The Circular Gates

The Circular Gates

by Palmer, Michael

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition, #51 of 175 hardcover copies, SIGNED. Near fine in near fine glassine wrapper. Signed by Author.
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cover of Inner Timbres

Inner Timbres

by Leo, Kathleen Ripley

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Published
1981
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$60.00

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Northville, Michigan: Sylvan Publications, 1981. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. First edition in decorated wraps of her first volume of poems following a scarce chapbook. Fine condition. Signed and dated in year of publication. Announcement card laid in. Uncommon book. Signed by Author.
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cover of Erosion

Erosion

by Graham, Jorie

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Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1983. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. First paper edition of Graham's second volume of poems. Signed and dated in 1991. Fine condition save for prior owner's name. Graham's early works have become scarce in any format. Recommended. Signed by Author.
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The Scold's Bridle

by Walters, Minette

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Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First U.K. Edition
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$60.00

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London: Macmillan, 1994. First U.K. Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Lovely signed first UK and true first edition of her 3rd crime novel. F/F unclipped. Signed by Author.
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