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ON THE GREAT ATLANTIC RAINWAY: Selected Poems, 1950-1988

by Koch, Kenneth

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good binding
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$30.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. Soft Cover. Very Good binding. Octavo. viii, 324, [2] pp. First softcover edition, inscribed and signed by Koch on the title page. Trade paperback with typical rubbing to the covers; contents are clean. States first edition, likely issued simultaneously with the hard cover edition.
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Victoria and Albert Museum | Leonard Baskin printed by UDO Litho Ltd., 1979. Poster. 30" x 20". There was a signed, limited edition; this is from an unsigned, unlimited edition. Some wear to the edges and light creasing; an copy in indifferent condition. Nevertheless, a striking poster produced by two giants in their arts. The V&A Museum has a… Read more
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$125.00
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YOUR NAME HERE, Poems

by Ashbery, John

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine binding
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$75.00

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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2000. Hard Cover. Near Fine binding/Near Fine dust jacket. Octavo. x, 127 pp. First edition, first printing, signed by Ashbery on the title page. Backed in cloth over boards with dust jacket. This is a very fresh copy in a similarly sharp dust jacket; price intact on the front flap.
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FIGUREHEAD & OTHER POEMS

by Hollander, John

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good+ binding
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$45.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1999. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding/Near Fine dust jacket. Octavo. vi, 90 pp. First edition, signed by Hollander on the title page. As issued, backed in cloth over boards with dust jacket. A fresh copy with only trivial shelfwear in a very sharp dust jacket; price intact on the front flap.
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THE NIGHT PARADE

by Hirsch, Edward

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good+ binding
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$20.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989. Soft Cover. Very Good+ binding. Octavo. [10], 84, [2] pp. First soft cover edition. A nice trade paperback with limited shelfwear. Lengthy previous owner gift inscription and bookseller's stamp on the first blank; signed and inscribed by Hirsch on the title page.
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POEMS, 1953

by Graves, Robert

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1953
Condition
Near Fine binding
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$125.00

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London: Cassell & Company | printed at the Curwen Press, 1953. Hard Cover. Near Fine binding/Very Good+ dust jacket. 12mo. viii, 30, [1] pp. Signed, limited edition, number 124 of 250 copies. Backed in cream cloth with striking green paper over boards in publisher issed glassine wrapper. Light rubbing to the board edges; contents clean and right; glassine… Read more
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THE FOLDING CLIFFS: A NARRATIVE OF 19th CENTURY HAWAII

by Merwin, W. S.

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good+ binding
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$75.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding/Very Good+ dust jacket. Octavo. [16], 331, [5] pp. First edition, signed and inscribed by Merwin. In publisher's cloth-backed boards and dust jacket. A bright copy with only trivial softening to the spine ends; clean throughout; dust jacket is sharp; while it is not price clipped, there is… Read more
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NOVEMBER AND MAY: Poems

by Szirtes, George

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine binding
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$60.00

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London: Secker & Warburg, 1981. Hard Cover. Near Fine binding/Very Good+ dust jacket. Octavo. 64 pp. First edition, signed and inscribed by Szirtes on the title page. In red cloth with dust jacket. A bright copy; clean; dust jacket is only lightly worn; a very presentable copy of this early collection of poetry by this award winning poet… Read more
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THE DELIGHTS OF THE DOOR

by Ponge, Francis | translated by Robert Bly

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1980
Condition
Fine binding
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$50.00

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New York: Bedouin Press, 1980. Original Wrappers. Fine binding. 16mo. [8] pp. Limited edition, number 80 of 150 copies, signed by Bly at the colophon. As issued, sewn in heavy gray, textured paper wrappers with title stamped in blind. A charming presentation, printed in two colors with an unattributed frontispiece woodcut.
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NATURE: POEMS OLD AND NEW

by Swenson, May

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good+ binding
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$25.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1994. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding/Very Good+ dust jacket. Octavo. xxiv, 240, [1] pp. First edition. Backed in cloth with paper over boards with dust jacket. A bright copy with very limited shelfwear; contents clean; jacket is crisp; price intact on the front flap.
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THE ART OF POETRY: POEMS, PARODIES, INTERVIEWS, ESSAYS, AND OTHER WORK

by Koch, Kenneth

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good+ binding
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$25.00

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Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1999. Soft Cover. Very Good+ binding. 12mo. viii, 214, [2] pp. Second printing, signed and inscribed by Koch on the title page. A bright, clean, trade paperback.
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WHEN GRAPES TURN TO WINE: Versions of Rumi

by Rumi | Robert Bly

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good+ binding
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$60.00

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Cambridge: Yellow Moon Press, 1986. Stapled Pamphlet. Very Good+ binding. Oblong 12mo. [24] pp. First edition thus, signed by Bly on the title page. As issued, stapled into printed wrappers. A bright, clean copy.
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QUESTIONS FOR ECCLESIASTES

by Jarman, Mark

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine binding
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$20.00

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Story Line Press, 1997. Hard Cover. Near Fine binding/Very Good+ dust jacket. Octavo. 100 pp. Second printing, signed by Jarman on the title page. Full cloth with dust jacket. A fresh copy in similarly bright dust jacket.
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THE POETICAL WORKS OF ALEXANDER POPE, Esqr. Including his Translation of Homer, Complete in One Volume

by Pope, Alexander | with the Life of the Author by Dr. [Samuel] Johnson

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1830
Condition
Good+ binding
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$50.00

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Philadelphia: J. J. Woodward, 1830. Full Leather. Good+ binding. Octavo. 484 pp., frontis, engraved title. In full sheep with decorative border in gold around the perimeter of the boards; spine gold tooled with a red morocco title label. Binding is quite rubbed with some peeling of the sheep; corners softened; near contemporary owner name in pencil; contents are… Read more
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SMALL LOCKS: Poems [also photocopied typescripts of 9 poems]

by Upton, Lee

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good binding
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$200.00

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Highland Park, MI: Fallen Angel Press, 1979. Stapled Pamphlet. Very Good binding. Octavo. 39, [1 (blank)] pp. First edition. As issued, stapled into stiff wrappers with printed dust jacket. Light soiling, but all in all a solid copy of this author's first published work. Additionally, there are photocopies of typescripts, some signed by Upton at the bottom corner.… Read more
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$200.00
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SELECTED POEMS

by Hayden, Robert

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good binding
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$15.00

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New York: October House, 1966. Soft Cover. Very Good binding. Octavo. 79 pp. First edition. Trade paperback. Light shelfwear; an indifferent copy with previous owner name on the half title, otherwise clean.
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$15.00
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THE GEORGE WASHINGTON POEMS

by Wakoski, Diane

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good binding
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$35.00

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New York: Riverrun Press, 1967. Soft Cover. Very Good binding. Quarto. 56 pp. First edition, signed and inscribed by Wakoski on the half title. Large format soft cover with pictorial front cover. Covers are lightly toned and rear cover is somewhat soiled, but largely a clean presentable copy inscribed by Wakoski 16 November 1967.
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APOCALYPTIC NARRATIVE AND OTHER POEMS

by Jones, Rodney

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good+ binding
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$35.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1993. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding/Very Good+ dust jacket. Octavo. [10], 69, [1] pp. First edition, signed by Jones on the title page. Publisher's cloth-backed boards with dust jacket. A bright copy in similarly sharp dust jacket; price intact on the front flap.
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THE LORD OF THE ISLES

by Scott, Sir Walter | illustrated with engravings by Birket Foster and John Gilbert

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1860
Condition
Very Good binding
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$95.00

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott and Company, 1860. Full Leather. Very Good binding. Octavo. [6], 367 pp., frontis, engraved title. Full leather with heavy blind embossed boards and gold stamped floriated centerpiece, all edges gilt. A lovely copy with light rubbing to the extremities; the book is bright and presents very well; contemporary gift inscription on the first blank… Read more
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AN ORIGIN LIKE WATER: Collected Poems 1967-1987

by Boland, Eavan

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good+ binding
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$15.00

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New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1996. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding/Very Good+ dust jacket. Octavo. 205 pp. First edition, first printing. As issued, in cloth backed boards. A fairly fresh copy in similarly nice dust jacket; price intact on the front flap.
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