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CHUCK WAGON WINDIES by Lona Shawver and THE RANGE POEMS of Walt Cousins. Compiled by Lona Shawver

by Shawver, Lona; Walt[er Henry] Cousins; [Ainslee Hewett, bookplate]

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Published
1934
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First edition, limited
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$85.00

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San Antonio, Texas: The Naylor Company, 1934. [8], 192 pages, plus frontispiece and three full-page photographic plates. Original green cloth lettered in black. [20.1 cm.] Cloth faded to tan on spine and rather unevenly on covers; light foxing and soiling to covers. Endpapers foxed. Leaves are tanned throughout, as expected, due to the… Read more
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THE MONKEY-KING AND OTHER POEMS

by Saxe, John G[odfrey]

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Published
1860, [c.r. 1859]
Edition
First edition
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$35.00

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Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1860, [c.r. 1859]. Small 8vo. 179, [1] pages, including half-title, plus frontispiece portrait of the author. 16-page publisher's catalog at rear dated Oct. 1859. Original brown cloth with gilt spine lettering; covers ruled and decorated in blind; brown coated endpapers. [18.5 cm.] Spine worn at ends and in vertical… Read more
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RELEASED. A Book of Verse

by Payne, Anne Blackwell

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Published
1930
Edition
First edition
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$25.00

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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1930. ix, [3], 63 pages. Original gray paper covered boards backed in red cloth with gilt spine lettering. [20.8 cm.] Neat marginal notes on four pages noting the inclusion of verses in an anthology, else good plus. Faint soiling to boards, modest signs of wear. Minuscule… Read more
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image of STONE MOUNTAIN, or the Lay of the Gray Minstrel.  An Epic Poem in Twenty-Four Parts.  Commemorative of the South's Confederate, Pre-Historic, Colonial, Revolutionary and World War Days, to which are added a Number of Other Poems, Patriotic, Humorous and Occasional, Besides a Few Prose Selections

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Atlanta, Ga.: Johnson-Dallis Co., 1923. xvi, [2], 277 pages, including index, plus frontispiece and 23 plates. Original brown cloth with cover illustration and lettering in gold. [20.4 cm.] Ex-Sondley Reference Library with no external markings and light internal signs: tasteful bookplate on front pastedown and embossed stamp on three leaves including title. Else near… Read more
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image of HESPERIDES: OR THE WORKS BOTH HUMANE AND DIVINE OF ROBERT HERRICK, ESQ. [2 volumes.  From the series: The British Poets]

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Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1856. Two volumes, issued as part of the series, "The British Poets," and with the spine titles thus, but complete in and of themselves. 16mo. xxii, 340 and xxv, 298 pages, plus frontispiece portrait in vol. I. 4-page ads in vol. I before front free endpaper. Original dark brown… Read more
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image of THE POETICAL WORKS OF THOMAS HOOD.  With Some Account of the Author. [4 volumes.  From the series: The British Poets]

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Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1856-1857. [vols. I-II, 1857; vols. III-IV, 1856.] Four volumes, issued as part of the series, "The British Poets," and with the spine titles thus, but complete in and of themselves. 16mo. lvi, 320, iv, 344, 283, [1], and v, 280 pages, plus frontispiece portrait in vol. I. 4-page ads in vol.… Read more
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image of THE POETICAL WORKS OF EDWARD YOUNG.  [2 volumes.  From the series: The British Poets]

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Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1854. Two volumes, issued as part of the series, "The British Poets," and with the spine titles thus, but complete in and of themselves. 16mo. lxviii, 344 and iv, 366 pages, plus frontispiece portrait in vol. I. 4-page ads in vol. I before front free endpaper. Original dark brown cloth… Read more
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THE BLINDMAN. A Ballad of Nogent l'Artaud

by Allen, Hervey

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Published
1923
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First edition
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$25.00

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New Haven: Yale University Press, [printed at the Earl Trumbull Williams Memorial], 1923. [10] pages. Original blue boards with silver cover lettering. [23.9 cm.] Good plus, lacking the printed dust jacket. A glassine jacket is present, but was presumably supplied by an early owner. Slight wear to spine, light soiling of boards. Endpapers… Read more
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THE BLINDMAN. A Ballad of Nogent l'Artaud

by Allen, Hervey

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Published
1923
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First edition
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$30.00

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New Haven: Yale University Press, [printed at the Earl Trumbull Williams Memorial], 1923. [10] pages. Original blue boards with silver cover lettering. [23.9 cm.] Very good plus in very good dust jacket. Tanning to free endpapers, rear hinge started, but sound, otherwise a nice copy. Jacket has small tape-repaired tear at head of… Read more
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ALONG THE PRAIRIE ROAD

by Almy, Amy Bruner

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Published
[1952]
Edition
First edition
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$50.00

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New York: Exposition Press, [1952]. 80 pages. Original blue cloth with green lettering. [22 cm.] Near fine in very good plus dust jacket. A hint of sun to top edges of covers, endpapers slightly foxed. Jacket is slightly sunned on the spine panel and shows tiny chips at the spine ends and one… Read more
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SONG OF URYAN AND POEM OF DESTINY

by Nakosteen, Mehdi; [Baba Tahir Uryan]

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Published
1938
Edition
First edition
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$65.00

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[Denver, Colo.: Published by the author; printed by the General Printing Company], 1938. [1], 32, [1] pages. Original printed wraps. [19.5 cm.] Very good plus. Small area of light damping to lower corners of wraps. Mild foxing to first two and last two leaves. FIRST EDITION. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. The author's second poetical… Read more
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I SLEEP WITH STRANGERS. [Together with Correspondence.]

by Fulbeck, Jack

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Published
[1951]
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Los Angeles: Savage and Savage, [1951]. 64 pages. Original black cloth stamped in silver. [22.2 cm.] Good plus in very good dust jacket. Light edge wear to boards. Top edge soiled, a little soiling to endpapers, tape mark on front free endpaper, but text is clean. Jacket is slightly wrinkled and bumped… Read more
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THE LORD OF THE ISLES; A POEM

by Scott, Walter

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Published
1815
Edition
Fifth edition
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Edinburgh and London: Printed by James Ballantyne and Co., for Archibald Constable and Co., Edinburgh; and Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, London, 1815. Octavo. [Sheet height: 21.1 cm.] [6], 443 pages, plus half-title leaf and [1] page terminal ad. Handsomely bound in 19th century full calf. Each cover has a morocco grained panel enclosed… Read more
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CLARA'S POEMS

by [Cole], Clara [i.e. Charlotte Clara Marling Cole]; [John Leake Marling, subject and contributor]

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Published
1861
Edition
First edition
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$125.00

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Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1861. 304 pages, plus engraved title page and four plates. Original dark purple cloth lettered and decorated in gilt; all edges gilt. 21.5 x 13.5. Ex-Sondley Reference Library with a faint reminder of removed call number at the base of the spine, tasteful bookplate on the front pastedown, embossed stamp on the engraved title… Read more
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DUST AND LIGHT

by Wheelock, John Hall

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Published
1919
Edition
First edition
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1919. 187 pages. Original green cloth stamped in gold. [19.4 cm.] Very good plus, lacking dust jacket. Spine ends a trifle rubbed; spine lettering a little flaked, but legible; else a nice copy. FIRST EDITION.
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THE HOME AFFECTIONS POURTRAYED BY THE POETS

by MacKay, Charles, ed.

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Published
1858
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First edition
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$75.00

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London: George Routledge & Co., 1858. Small 4to. xv, [1], 391 pages, plus frontispiece. Illustrated with numerous engravings by the Brothers Dalziel after works by J. Everett Millais, Birket Foster, John Tenniel, and many others (some full-page, but all reckoned in pagination). Original full brown morocco, extensively decorated in blind, with gilt spine lettering. … Read more
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PLANTATION LAYS AND OTHER POEMS

by Townsend, Belton O'Neall

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Published
1884
Edition
First edition
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$150.00

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Columbia, S.C.: Charles A. Calvo, Jr., 1884. 106, [1] pages. Original embossed maroon cloth stamped in gold on front cover. [20.3 cm.] Ex-Sondley Reference Library with internal markings only. Tasteful bookplate on front pastedown, embossed stamp on several leaves including title, and small number stamp on verso of title and in margin of one… Read more
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image of NEAL NEFF'S NEW NATIONAL POEMS, Composed by a Captain of the Line, Belonging to the 54th O.V.V.I., of the 2d Brigade, 2d Division, 15th Army Corps, of Gen. Sherman's Army, who, while at the Front, in Moments of Idleness, Wrote for His Own Amusement

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Cincinnati: Moore, Wilstach & Baldwin, 1866. 159 pages. Original cloth. [19.3 cm.] Ex-Sondley Reference Library with internal markings only. Tasteful bookplate on front pastedown, embossed stamp on title and one other leaf, and number stamp on verso of title and in margin of one other page. Else good only. Cloth mostly faded from… Read more
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