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Le Corbeau / the Raven

By Poe, Edgar (Allan) & Edouard Manet (Illustrator)

Easton Press. Very Good+. 1995. Hardcover. Leatherbound facsimile reprint of the rare, original 1875 edition, this edition reproduces Number 65 of a Limited Edition of 240 copies with the reproduction of the signatures of the illustrator and translator Stephane Mallarme present, the text is in English and French, the binding is 1/4 genuine leather with blue marbled boards, five raised spine-bands, bright gold title and decoration on spine, title page is printed in red and black and protected by a raven-illustrated tissue-guard, this copy has mild rubbing at the front corners and the former owner's name is present on the blank front end-paper, this end-paper was affixed to the front cover, it is now free leaving a small area of surface-loss to the inside of the front cover and the end-paper, the binding is tight and clean and the contents are fine .

$124.00

The Complete Poems of Hart Crane

By Crane, Hart

Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library. Near Fine. 1979. Hardcover. Genuine leather binding with bright gold title and decoration, two raised spine-bands, all edges gilt, ribbon bookmark, silk moire end-papers, this copy has two minor flaws: the former owner's bookplate on the fifth blank end-paper and a small smudge to the gilt on the fore-edge .

$16.00

The Lovemaker

By Mezey, Robert

Iowa City, IA: Cummington Press. Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. 1961. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, dated, inscribed and signed by the author: April 1966 - For Joe Greco - Very best wishes - Robert Mezey." Issued in an edition of 2,500 copies, book has mild tanning on the signed end-paper, else excellent condition, the jacket has moderate tanning near the edges and on the spine, a professional (removable) mylar cover is included; Signed by Author .

$15.00

Childe Harold\'s Pilgrimage
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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage

By Byron, Lord

Philadelphia: Henry Altemus. Very Good+. 9999. Hardcover. Small format hardcover (6.25 inches by 4.5 inches) Nicely-decorated binding, 165 pages, includes a frontis portrait of the author and a few other illustrations, book has no major flaws, the binding is tight and the contents are fine, there is a very mild lean to the spine and a few minor imperfections to the cover .

$16.00

Nags Head and Other Poems

By Anderson, Lee

New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1960. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as stated on copyright page, inscribed, dated and signed by the author: "For Joe Greco - 5 February 1963 - Lee Anderson." Book has some dust-tanning on the top edge but no other remarkable flaws, the jacket has moderate edge-wear at the spine-ends and corners, also, a name is written at the top of the front flap, the original price (3.95) is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included; Signed by Author .

$24.00

Faust: A Tragedy: Two Volumes in One

By Von Goethe, Johann Wolfgang & Bayard Taylor (translator)

Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company. Good. 1882. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, dark green cloth, top edge gilt "Kennett Edition," 2 volumes in one, short edge-tear to the cloth at top of spine, moderate mottling on the back cover, slight cock to the spine, some wear on bottom edge, the binding is holding and the contents are fine, a good reading copy .

$17.00

Milton
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Milton

By Blake, William

Shambhala Publications, Inc. / Random House. Near Fine. 1978. Trade Paperback. 0394736303 . Large paperback, mild rubbing to the glossy cover, no significant flaws, binding is tight, contents are fine, one of Blake's most important prophetic works, includes several pages of color illustrations .

$14.00

The Courtship of Miles Standish: Tercentenary Edition
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The Courtship of Miles Standish: Tercentenary Edition

By Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth & N. C. Wyeth (Illustrator)

Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin Company. Near Fine. 1920. 1st Edition Thus. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, first printing of this Tercentenary Edition as indicated by the same date on the title page and copyright page, cloth binding with a gold-bordered color illustration by N. C. Wyeth on the front cover and eight additional color illustrations throughout the book, also, a beautiful double end-paper scene of a sailing ship, this is a beautiful copy, mild tanning on the spine and a few of the pages is the only remarkable flaw .

$59.00

Sonnets from the Portuguese
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Sonnets from the Portuguese

By Browning, Elizabeth Barrett

Mount Vernon, NY: Peter Pauper Press. Very Good+. 9999. Hardcover. Hardcover, dark green leather spine with two raised bands and bright gold title and beige boards with black and blue decoration, no publishing date but was published some time in the 1940s, 44 pages, the text on each page begins with a red calligraphic letter, cover has a bit of tanning on the spine and edges but no other remarkable flaws to this unique copy .

$18.00

The Poems of Edgar Allan Poe with an Essay on His Poetry by Andrew Lang:  Empyreal Edition
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The Poems of Edgar Allan Poe with an Essay on His Poetry by Andrew Lang: Empyreal Edition

By Poe, Edgar Allan

New York: White and Allen. Good. 9999. Hardcover. Hardcover, 6.75 inches by 4 inches, top edge gilt, floral-decorated end-papers no dustjacket, no publishing date but 1880s suspected, 172 pages, this scarce edition has some wear to the edges of the cover, the front hinge has been repaired with professional binding adhesive, and the preliminary pages have moderate foxing .

$39.00

The Divine Comedy
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The Divine Comedy

By Dante

New York: Barnes & Noble. Fine. 2010. Hardcover. 143510384X . Full leather binding with a mounted color illustration on the front cover, all edges gilt, four raised spine-bands, illustrated end-papers, ribbon bookmark, translated by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and illustrated by Gustave Dore, this is a fine gift copy in AS NEW condition with a binding that is tight as if unread; ; 693 pages .

$22.00

Poems

By Trench, Richard Chenevix

New York: Redfield. Very Good. 1856. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, nicely-preserved copy of this vintage volume of poetry, a few minor flaws are present: mild fraying to the cloth at top edge of spine, a small number of tiny ink-marks next to entries on the Contents page, mild corner-creases to the tops of some of the pages, the binding is tight and clean and the contents are fine, brown cloth and brown coated end-papers, 236 pages + 10 pages of ads for other books .

$26.00

Poems, Plays and Essays with a Critical Dissertation on His Poetry by John Aiken and an Introductory Essay by Henry T. Tuckerman

By Goldsmith, Oliver

New York: R. Worthington. Very Good. 1884. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, beautiul Victorian-style binding with ornate decorations on front cover and spine, all edges gilt, decorative end-papers, and a frontis illustration with the original protective tissue-guard, 530 pages, cover has a few small rubbed areas but no major flaws to this clean, attractive copy .

$26.00

Poetical Works of Edwin Arnold: Containing the Light of Asia; the Indian  Song of Songs; Pearls of the Faith
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Poetical Works of Edwin Arnold: Containing the Light of Asia; the Indian Song of Songs; Pearls of the Faith

By Arnold, Edwin

New York: John W. Lovell Company. Very Good. 1882. Hardcover. Hardcover, red decorative cloth, attractive Victorian-style binding, all edges gilt, floral-decorated end-papers, the former owner's name-label has been neatly affixed to the front end-paper, moderate rubbing on the back cover and along the front edge of the spine, small area of surface-wear to the floral decoration on the inside of the back cover, the binding is tight and clean and the contents are fine .

$44.00

Paul Marchand and Other Poems

By MacDonald, Wilson

Toronto, Canada: Pine Tree Publishing. Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket. 1934. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, this is a Limited Edition, inscribed and signed by the author but is not numbered, the inscription reads: "Frances McDonald: May you drink often at the healing fountain of mirth. Wilson MacDonald Oct 29th 1934." The blue cloth cover has faint foxing, also, mild tanning to some of the pages, the jacket is tanned on the spine and has moderate wear at the corners, the original price (1.50) is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included ; Signed by Author .

$14.00

Now We Are Sixty (And a Bit)
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Now We Are Sixty (And a Bit)

By Matthew, Christopher

London: John Murray. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2003. Hardcover. 0719565219 . Hardcover with dustjacket, later printing, signed by the author on the title page, book and jacket are in excellent condition, there are no remarkable flaws, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, a fine gift copy of this collection of humorous verse; ; 112 pages; Signed by Author .

$12.00

Lament for the Makers: A Memorial Anthology

By Merwin, W. S.

Washington, D. C.: Counterpoint. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1996. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 1887178511 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as stated on copyright page, book and jacket are in excellent condition, there are no significant flaws, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "Merwin honors the lives and work of twenty-three poets of our time," nice gift copy ; ; 89 pages .

$13.00

Childhood Poems

By Riley, James Whitcomb and Ethel Bonney Taylor (Illustrator)

Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing Company. Very Good+. 1940. Hardcover. Small format hardcover, 6.75 inches by 4.25 inches, beige cloth cover with a bright color mounted illustration on the front, 94 pages, Illustrated throughout, this attractive gift/collector's copy has some softening at the spine-ends and a crease on the front edge of the spine, the binding is tight and clean and the contents are fine, there are no other remarkable flaws .

$19.00

Poems of William Blake

By Blake, William (Author) and Amelia H. Munson (editor)

Thomas Y. Crowell Company. Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. 1964. 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, book is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, jacket is price-clipped and has some edge-wear, a professional (removable) mylar cover is included .

$9.00

Erotic Poetry: The Lyrics, Ballads, Idyls and Epics of Love - Classical to Contemporary

By Cole, William (editor)

New York: Random House. Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. 1963. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as stated on copyright page, book is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, jacket has substantial edge-chipping but is clean and remains presentable, the original price (8.95) is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, many contributors to this collection of nearly 500 poems celebrating the pleasures of love and the joys and sorrows of the flesh .

$17.00

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