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Knock on Wood ;  Poems About Superstitions  Poems About Superstitions
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Knock on Wood ; Poems About Superstitions Poems About Superstitions

By Wong, Janet S. & Julie Paschkis

Margaret K. McElderry Books. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2003. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Signed by Author; 9780689855122 . Signed by Author inscribed to Alison First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover in brown boards in Fine in Fine jacket with Protective cover. " In this collection of original poems, accomplished poet Janet S. Wong explores seventeen superstitions, some common, others that are less known, and delves into their origins as well as their lore. Rich, full-color illustrations by Julie Paschkis enhance each poem. The result from this award-winning team is sure to intrigue young readers and make them think again about things they often do, like opening an umbrella, walking under a ladder, or putting on a hat! " ; 11.24 X 8.84 X 0.43 inches; 40 pp pages .

$18.75

SONGS OF INNOCENCE AND OF EXPERIENCE; Showing the Two Contrary States of  the Human Soul / 1789 - 1795 / The Author & Printer William Blake   [Facsimile]
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SONGS OF INNOCENCE AND OF EXPERIENCE; Showing the Two Contrary States of the Human Soul / 1789 - 1795 / The Author & Printer William Blake [Facsimile]

By Blake, William

New York & Paris: The Orion Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1967. Hardcover. Blue cloth over boards, (dull) gilt lettered spine otherwise without decoration; the matching blue cloth slipcase has two colored plates reproducing the original title page on the front and back. Facing each of the 54 color plates (original numbers) is the text of the poem printed in letterpress, and following it is Sir Geoffrey Keynes's commentary. About very good with a large discolored spot (lightening) on the back board with similar, but considerably smaller areas on the slipcase corners. Gift inscription. Otherwise a clean, tight copy without marks or tears. ; 8vo .

$21.00

Inspired by a Child of God Called Marilyn
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Inspired by a Child of God Called Marilyn

By McDonald, Marilyn

Winston-Derek Pub. Fine in Fair dust jacket. 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. 155523416X . First Edition Hardcover in black boards in Fine unmarked condition in Fair jacket. Jacket Edge wear and small tares on the back side. ; 9.10 X 5.80 X 0.40 inches; 38 pp pages .

$26.25

Rhymes of a Prairie Scot
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Rhymes of a Prairie Scot

By Fairbairn, John L.

MCARA Printing. Fine in Good dust jacket. 1977. Hardcover. Hardcover in brown board Fine unmarked in Good jacket two 1 inch tares on top of jacket. " These are poems written in the 1930's while this Lloydminister Saskatchewan author was travelling around, looking for work, reciting his poems and meeting people. " ; 8vo ; 99 pp pages .

$11.25

The Grammar of Poetry ;  Teacher's Edition  Imitation in Writing   Teacher's Edition
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The Grammar of Poetry ; Teacher's Edition Imitation in Writing Teacher's Edition

By Whitling, Matt

Logos School. Very Good. 2000. Softcover. 9781930443242 . Softcover ; This text is the fifth book in a growing series of Imitation in Writing materials designed to teach aspiring writers the art and discipline of crafting delightful prose and poetry. ; Imitation in Writing; 10.50 X 8 X 0.50 inches; 54 pp pages .

$9.00

Hardheaded Weather ;  New and Selected Poems  New and Selected Poems
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Hardheaded Weather ; New and Selected Poems New and Selected Poems

By Eady, Cornelius

Putnam Adult. Very Good in Fine dust jacket. 2008. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780399154850 . First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover in blue boards w black spine, in VG condition in Fine jacket " New and Selected Poems " ; Remainder; 8.40 X 5.50 X 1 inches; 224 pp pages .

$5.25

From the Bones Out
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From the Bones Out

By de los Santos, Marisa

University of South Carolina Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1999. Hardcover. 9781570033223 . Hardcover in brown cloth boards in Fine unmarked condition in Fine jacket " James Dickey Contemporary Poetry " ; James Dickey Contemporary Poetry; 8.77 X 5.90 X 0.59 inches; 90 pp pages .

$7.50

The Norton Book of Light Verse
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The Norton Book of Light Verse

By Baker, Russell

W. W. Norton & Company. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1986. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0393023664 . First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover in burgundy boards in Fine unmarked condition in Fine jacket with Protective cover ; 9 X 6 X 1.50 inches; 448 pp pages .

$8.25

Metropolis Found
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Metropolis Found

By New York is Book Country

New York Is Book Country. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2003. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780974061405 . First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover in gray boards w gray cloth spine, in Fine unmarked condition in Fine jacket "This collection offers the personal reflections of authors who have been affiliated with the festival over the last 25 years--prize-winning poets"; 7.90 X 5.38 X 0.89 inches; 224 pp pages .

$6.00

The Poems of Sir Walter Ralegh
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The Poems of Sir Walter Ralegh

By Latham, Aaron

Harvard University. Very Good. 1962. Second Edition. Softcover. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK ; 8vo ; 182 pp pages .

$7.50

Poems of Creatures Large & Small
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Poems of Creatures Large & Small

By Walt Whitman, Ben King, John Keats & Robert Louis Stevenson Josiah G Holland & Richard Burton George Gordon-Lord Byron & Robert Burns Elizabeth Barrett Browning & Caroline Norton Robert Bloomfield & Bellyse Baildon Bret Harte &

Avenel Books by Random House. Fine. 1991. Hardcover. 9780517053249 . In Fine condition ; 7.10 X 4.60 X 0.50 inches; 64 pp pages .

$6.00

The Waste Land and Other Poems
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The Waste Land and Other Poems

By Eliot, T. S.

New York: Harvest Books. Good. 1965. Reprint. Softcover. HB 1 Printed v-4-65. 88pp. Worn edges & corners, foxing on all edges. ; 8vo .

$6.00

Robert Frost Seasons
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Robert Frost Seasons

By Frost, Robert & Edward Connery Lathem & Christopher Burkett

Henry Holt & Co. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1992. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780805024333 . First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover in red cloth boards in F/F condition in, Mylar protective cover ; 10.60 X 9.30 X 0.80 inches; 118 pp pages .

$18.75

A Grand Time Living
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A Grand Time Living

By Blanding, Don

New York: Dodd Mead. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author . 159 pages. Signed on the dedication page /"To Don/Aloha/Greetings from one/Don to another/ Happy Luck/ Don Blanding/ Oct. 23, 1950" The author also drew a small character within the greeting. Beautifully illustrated in silhouette, nouveau style. ; 8vo .

$22.50

Poems
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Poems

By Browning, Robert

New York: Walter J Black. Very Good. 1932. Hardcover. A collection of Brownings poems in an unusual suede leather over paper binding with red title plate on spine and cover and sectioned spine. Introduction by Ben Ray Redman. The front cover is somewhat uneven, and the pastedown is wrinkled in correlation. The edges and surface are rubbed; remains a presentable copy, tightly bound & straight with clean text block. Pages: ix, 302. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall .

$7.50

The White Bees
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The White Bees

By Van Dyke, Henry

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Fine with no dust jacket. 1909. First Edition. Hardcover. vi, 105 pages, [3] leaves, blank. Green cloth stamped in gold with signed binding. Ends and corner tips are bumped. A beautiful bright copy. Heavy laid paper, title page in black and red. Van Dyke (1852-1933) was a popular author, as well as a clergyman. He has inspired and consoled and is often quoted today. ; 8vo .

$22.50

Sagebrush, Shadows, and Silk   A Collection of Original Poetry
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Sagebrush, Shadows, and Silk A Collection of Original Poetry

By Shay, Norman K.

Outlook Publishing Inc. Fine. 2005. Softcover. Signed by Author; 9780971166790 . Signed by Author in Fine condition. ; 224 pp pages .

$16.50

Mouse of My Heart : A Treasury of Sense and Nonsense  Picture Book
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Mouse of My Heart : A Treasury of Sense and Nonsense Picture Book

By Brown, Margaret Wise

Hyperion. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. 0786806281 . 192 pp. Illustrated by Loretta Krupinski. A delightful collection of poems and rhymes equally illustrated. "Drowsy little bumblebee/ come and rest your wings on me / No more humming in the sun / stars come out and ay is done. " In an archival clear cover. ; 10 X 8.10 X 0.80 inches; 192 pages .

$15.00

Listen... No Echo
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Listen... No Echo

By O'Donnol, Dion

West Los Angeles: Wagon & Star Press. Fine. 1949. First Edition. Softcover. Black, stiff card, hand stitched; red lettering with silver graphic cover. (84 pp). A visually artistic collection of poems, printed by Clinton H. Martin, master printer using many different type, including types from his collection of antique type faces. Dion O’Donnol (1912-2007) was a writer of both poetry and prose and ran the small press Wagon & Star Press with Arthur Faulconer. He was a regular attendee of Poets Garden events. The dedication contains a long list of people including "Ruth", presumably Ruth Le Prade (-1969), who's back yard held the Poets Garden. Dion O'Donnol is credited with The Dionol, a poetic meter. ; 8vo .

$45.00

The Family Reunion
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The Family Reunion

By Eliot, T. S.

New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1939. Hardcover. Later printing. Black cover with gold spine lettering in a black dust jacket. "Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats" is the last title on the back cover. Dust jacket is not price clipped, $2.75. 131 rough cut pages. Former owner's name on ffep. ; 8vo .

$33.75

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