Sign In | Register


RECENT ARRIVALS


Next >
Selected Poems of Rainer Maria Rilke
seller photo

Selected Poems of Rainer Maria Rilke

By Rainer Maria Rilke

New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1981. Collector's Edition. 1/4 leather. Near Fine in Near Fine slipcase. 9 1/4 x 6 1/8 inches. 168 pages. Limited to 2000 copies SIGNED by the illustrator, Robert Kipniss, of which this is copy number 1342. Bound in quarter black buckram, gold stamped, sides of hand-made blue Fabriano Roma paper. Translated into English by C. F. MacIntyre with facing pages in original German. Sun fading to the spine. Housed in original publisher's slipcase. Sun fading to slipcase.

$30.00

The Poems of Percy Bysshe ( P. B. ) Shelley
seller photo

The Poems of Percy Bysshe ( P. B. ) Shelley

By Percy Shelley; Stephen Spender (editor)

Cambridge: The Limited Editions Club, 1971. Collector's Edition. 1/4 Leather. Fine. 6 1/2 x 10 3/4 inches. 343 pages. Limited to 1500 copies SIGNED by the illustrator, Richard Shirley Smith, this being copy number 1342. English cream-white wove paper; quarter maroon morocco, stamped in black and gold, sides of dull-orange linen cloth with embossed black portrait. Housed in publishers original black slipcase. Light rubbing to the top of the slipcase.

$40.00

The Flowers of Evil
seller photo

The Flowers of Evil

By Charles Baudelaire; James Laver (translator)

The Limited Editions Club. Collector's Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Two volume set in original slipcase. First volume is 6 3/4 x 11 1/2 inches, 280 pages, English text. Second volume is 5 1/2 x 8 3/4 inches 202 pages, French text. Curtis wove paper, full magenta buckram, front stamped in black and gold with a drawing Tremois. Limited to 1500 sets, volume 1 of which is signed by the illustrator, Pierre-Yvew Tremois, this being set number 1342. Housed in publishers original slipcase. The spines of both volumes show sun fading.

$50.00

The Poems of William Blake
seller photo

The Poems of William Blake

By William Blake

Cambridge: Limited Editions Club, 1973. Collector's Edition. Hardcover. Fine. 6. 1/2x 10 5/8 inches. 340 pages. English cream-white wove paper; black morocco shelfback stamped in mulberry and gold, mullberry-color linen sides with black embossed portrait. Illustrated with Blake's color illustrations. Limited to 1500 copies of which this is copy number 1431. Housed in original slipcase and chipped glassine wrapper. Small bump to the slipcase.

$45.00

The Magic Plant; The Growth of Shelley's Thought
seller photo

The Magic Plant; The Growth of Shelley's Thought

By Carl Grabo

North Carolina: Chapel Hill, 1936. First edition. Hardcover. very good/good. 450pp. SIGNED presentation copy from author on front free endpaper. Some loss at head and spine of dust jacket. In a brodart protective wrapper.

$35.00

The Snow-Image, and Other Twice-Told Tales
seller photo

The Snow-Image, and Other Twice-Told Tales

By Nathaniel Hawthorne

Boston: Ticknor, Reed and Fields, 1852. First edition. Hardcover. good. 12mo. 273pp. Original brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Foxing. Wear and chipping at spine.

$50.00

The Book of Odes; Chinese Text, Transcription and Translation
seller photo

The Book of Odes; Chinese Text, Transcription and Translation

By Bernhard Karlgren

Stockholm: Museum of Eastern Antiquities, 1950. Wraps. near fine. Wrappers. 270pp. English/Chinese. Mailing label of previous owner on front endpaper. Some "toning" to covers.

$100.00

Astrophel & Stella
seller photo

Astrophel & Stella

By Sir Francis Sidney

Nonesuch Press, 1931. Limited Edition. Hardcover. near fine. Limited to 750 copies. Bookplate of former owner on front free endpaper. In chemise and slipcase. A lovely copy. Wear to slipcase with closed tear. "Probably composed in the 1580s, Philip Sidney's Astrophil and Stella is an English sonnet sequence containing 108 sonnets and 11 songs."

$60.00

Seventh Heaven
seller photo

Seventh Heaven

By Patti Smith

Telegraph Books, 1972. first edition third printing. Paperback. good. Some light soiling to covers. Interior very good.

$75.00

New Poems and Old
seller photo

New Poems and Old

By Muriel Stuart

Connecticut: Edwin Valeintine Mitchell, 1926. First edition. Hardcover. very good. 77pp. Paper title label at spine is chipped. Name and date of previous owner on half-title page.

$50.00

Heroes & Heroines Poems
seller photo

Heroes & Heroines Poems

By Reed Whittemore

New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1946. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Fair dust jacket. 21 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. 81 pages. Magenta cloth with blue letter in heavily chipped dust jacket. SIGNED by the poet, Reed Whittemore on the title page. Poet Laureate. Price of $2.50 still visible on unclipped dust jacket flap.

$95.00

The Rubaiyat of a Persian Kitten
seller photo

The Rubaiyat of a Persian Kitten

By Oliver Herford

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1964. Hardcover. very good. 12mo. (7 1/2" x 5 1/2") Gray boards. Circular photograph of "Ruffles" as frontispiece. Illustrations in soft muted colors by author/illustrator throughout book.

$35.00

The Bashful Earthquake
seller photo

The Bashful Earthquake

By Oliver Herford

New York: Charles Scribners, 1898. First edition. Hardcover. good+. octavo. (8" x 5"). Pictorial cover. 126pp of 50 small poems. .Charming black and white illustrations throughout text by author/illustrator, Oliver Herford. Some darkening to spine and the lower one inch of front and rear covers. Head and tail of spine bumped. Oliver Herford (1863-1935) was a British-born American writer, artist and illustrator who has been called "The American Oscar Wilde"

$35.00

The Night Horse

By William Reichard

Brighthorse Books, 2018. First edition. Paperback. near fine. 236pp. SIGNED and dated by poet on title page.

$25.00

Ashes Poems new & old

By Philip Levine

New York: Atheneum, 1979. First Atheneum Edition. Paperback. very good. Full page inscription and signed by Philip Levine on front free endpaper. SIGNED again on title page.

$100.00

Monolithos; Poems, 1962 and 1982

By Jack Gilbert

Alfred A Knopf, 1982. First edition. Hardcover. near fine/near fine. A very nice copy in an equally nice dust jacket. Previous owner's name and date of 1982 on front free endpaper. In a brodart protective wrapper.

$50.00

Patron Happiness
seller photo

Patron Happiness

By Sandra McPherson

New York: Ecco Press, 1983. First edition. Hardcover. near fine/near fine. A very nice copy in similar dust jacket. SIGNED and inscribed by poet/author. In a brodart protective wrapper. (American Poetry Series).

$40.00

The Sacrifice
seller photo

The Sacrifice

By Frank Bidart

Random House, 1983. First edition. Hardcover. near fine/ very good. Cloth edges has a hint of sunning. Dust jacket has some light creasing at top edge. In a brodart protective wrapper.

$75.00

7 years from somewhere: Poems

By Philip Levine

Atheneum, 1979. First edition. Paperback. very good. Inscribed, signed and dated with a long inscription as well as signed on title page by poet, Philip Levine. Sunned at top corner of spine. There are some occassional pencil notes from previous owner in margins. Poet Laureate of the United States for 2011-2012.

$75.00

Ultramarine
seller photo

Ultramarine

By Raymond Carver

Random House, 1986. First edition. Hardcover. Review copy with page from Random house and Raymond Carver's photograph laid in. A lovely copy in similar dust jacket., There is some light toning to front and rear endpapers inside dust jacket flaps.

$125.00

Next >