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The poems of Lincoln Kirstein

by Kirstein, Lincoln

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Published
1987
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Atheneum, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to. Brown cloth, title in blind on front board, 320pp. About fine in d/w. Includes Kirstein's earlier works and his newer book, Poems of a Patriot.
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Mimi Sasso: Amavi, Amo, Amabo. Poetry, Relfections & Confessions

by Gallucci, R.

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Published
2006
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Fine
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Vaughn, Ontario: Dolce Book Publishing, 2006. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Paperback, 177pp. Illustrated. About fine. In this debut collection of poems, R. Galluci creates "a door through which others can walk into what previously seemed unobtainable realms, in the passage of a few short lines.
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Eyes and Objects [Catalogue for an Exhibition: 1970-1972]

by Johnson, Ronald

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Published
1976
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Very Good
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Highlands, North Carolina: The Jargon Society, 1976. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to. Limited Edition of 1 of 1,000 copies (unnumbered). Tan wrappers with illustrated front cover, unpaginated [about 30pp]. Text in black and blue. Some small, potted stains on upper front cover, bottom corner creased, with some wear on extremities but still very good. "Let us go, head… Read more
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The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

by Fitzgerald, Edward [Translator]

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Very Good
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New York & Boston: Books, Inc. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. Art-Type Edition. Black cloth, 255pp. Some underlined passages in pencil, cloth a bit worn, o/w very good in chipped d/w, with some loss to upper jacket spine and corners. This edition of the Rubaiyat includes variants in the five original printings. "A Book of Verses Underneath the Bough,… Read more
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Hitler of the Germans and Other Verses

by Fess, Gilbert Malcolm

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Published
1940
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Columbia, Missouri: E.W. Stephens Publishing Co, 1940. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo. Decorative green cloth, 51pp. A faint dampstain to foot of title-page, front endpapers a bit soiled and some light foxing on fore-edge; some wear and soiling on cloth and extremities but in fact very good.
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Squyer Meldrum

by Lindsay, David and James Kinsley [Editor]

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Published
1959
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Fine
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Lodon & Edinburgh: Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd, 1959. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 16mo. Nelson's Medieval and Renaissance Library.Red cloth, 121pp. About fine in d/w. Light sunning on jacket and a tiny kick at top-edge of rear cover, but in fact near fine wrapper. "A vigorous tale of love and war, it is the most delightful of Lindsay's poems,… Read more
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St. Petersburg" and Other Poems: A Souvenir Book of Fifty 'Songs Of The Heart'

by James, Marinus

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Published
1951
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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St. Petersburg, FL: Self Published, 1951. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. SIGNED and dated by author with inscription to ffep. Orig. brown textured card wraps. 46 pp. Wraps are bumped and creased to edges, rubbing to extremities and joints, a few stains to covers. Ink gift inscription to ffep.
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Flint and Feather: The Complete Poems of E. Pauline Johnson

by Johnson, E. Pauline

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Published
1931
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Near Fine
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Toronto: The Musson Book Company, 1931. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo. Eighteenth edition. Orig. green cloth, black title labels to spine and front. Colour pictorial endpapers. xxx, 170 pp. Roughly cut edges. Rubbing to spine ends and corners. Neat ink annotations to one page, an introduction to a live reading of one of Johnson's poems.
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Farewell Odes. For the Year 1786

by Pindar, Peter (Pseud. John Wolcot)

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Published
1788
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Near Fine
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London: G. Kearsley, 1788. Hardcover. Near Fine. 4to. Fifth Edition. Bound with: Lousidad: an Heroic Epic Poem Canto I, Canto II (4th Ed.), and Canto III (1791); A Poetical and and Congratulatory Epsitle to James Boswell, Esq. on his Journal of a tour to the Hebrides, with the Celebrated Dr. Johnson (1789, 10th Ed.); Bozzy and Piozzi...(9th Edition),… Read more
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Testament of Cresseid

by Henryson, Robert; Fox, Denton [editor]

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Published
1968
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Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1968. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 12mo. Nelson's Medieval and Renaissance Library. Original dark brown cloth. vii, 165 pp. Ink ownership inscription to ffep. A few neat pencil lines and annotations to interior. Fine condition. Dust jacket has a few spots of wear to joints and edges, some creases and short tears,… Read more
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Edda: Die Lieder Des Codex Regius Nebst Verwandten Denkmalern

by Kuhn, Hans; Nickel, Gustav [editor]

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Published
1962
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Very Good
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Heidelberg: Carl Winter, 1962. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo. Germanische Bibliothek. Text in German and Old Norse. Fourth revised edition. Original blue cloth, gold lettering to spine and front board. Top edge blue. XII, 339 pp. Sunning to spine and top edge. Apparent stub after copyright page. Ink ownership inscription to ffep.
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To Lord Byron": Feminine Profiles based on Unpublished Letters 1807-1824

by Paston, George and Peter Quennell

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Published
1939
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Good
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New York: Charles Scribeners's Sons, 1939. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo. Full green cloth. xviii, 275 pp. With [12] plate illustrations in collotype. Darkening to spine and boards. Ink ownership inscription to ffep. Age toning to pages. Dust jacket is darkened, worse at spine, chipped at head, a few short tears, some staining. Byron is one of those rare… Read more
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Some Love and Tears

by Spirling, James W and Peggy L. Foster

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Published
1978
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Fine
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Philadelphia & Ardmore, PA: Dorrance & Company, 1978. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Mitchell Colling. 12mo. Dark brown cloth, 56pp. A small bruise to foot of spine, ow about fine in d/w. Front inner flap clipped and jacket somewhat faded with tear at jacket spine but still very good.
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The Plink Savoir

by Mathews, Robin

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Very Good
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Edmonton, AB: Self Published. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. SIGNED with inscription from author to title page. N.d. [ca. 1962.] Orig. card wraps, saddle stitched binding. 41 pp. Age toning to edges of covers. Offsetting to verso of rfep.
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Robert Service: A Biography

by Klinck, Carl F.

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Published
1976
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Fine
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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1976. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Orig. orange cloth. 199 pp. B&W photos in-text. With notes and bibliography of Service's work. Some staining to dust jacket (mostly visible on reverse), short tear to head of front cover. This biography, covering the whole of his life and career, is not only an accurate… Read more
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Plays, Prose Writings & Poems

by Wilde, Oscar

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Published
1961
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Near Fine
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London: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1961. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 12mo. An Everyman Paperback, No. 1858. Paperback, xviii, 428 pp., [3 pp. ads]. Slight darkening to spine, minor edge wear, front cover curling, a few stains to rear.
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Real Conversations No. 1: Henry Rollins. Billy Childish. Jello Biafra. Lawrence Ferlinghetti

by Vale, V.

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Minotavros Books
Published
2001
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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San Francisco: RE/Search Publications, 2001. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 12mo. Soft cover. 239 pp. Illustrated in B&W. A few minor bumps and scuffs, else. Interviews with singer and comedian Henry Rollins, founder of the City Lights bookstores Lawrence Ferlinghetti, artist and musicians Billy Childish musician Jello Biafra (Eric Reed Boucher).
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Crossing the Water

by Plath, Sylvia

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Published
1976
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Near Fine
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London: Faber & Faber, 1976. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 12mo. Reprint. Slim paperback, 64 pp. Some age toning to covers, damp staining to lower corner at rear, some light bumping to edges. Neat ink ownership inscription to half-title. In this volume, Ted Hughes has collected a number of poems written by Sylvia Plath in the transitional period between… Read more
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The Landing

by Sinnett, Mark

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Published
1997
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Near Fine
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Ottawa: Harbinger Poetry / Carleton University Press, 1997. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Harbinger Poetry Series No. 4. Paperback, 59pp. Light bruising to lower corner on rear cover o/w near fine.
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The Battle of Brunanburh

by Campbell, Alistair [editor]

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Minotavros Books
Published
1938
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1938. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo. Full brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. xvi, 168 pp. Sunned panels to boards, very minor rubbing to spine ends. Ink ownership inscription to ffep, some offsetting to endpapers from acidic glue. The Battle of Burnanburh is a poem appearing in several manuscripts of the… Read more
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