Anthologies from Orpheus Books

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Active Anthology.

by QUASHA, George, Editor, Susan Quasha, Contributing Editor. Signed by Anne Waldman at her contribution. Contributions by Paul Blackburn, John Cage, Diane Di Prima Charles Olson, Toby Olson, Ed Sanders, Charles Simic, Anne Waldman and others.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1974.
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As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$35.00

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Fremont, MI: The Sumac Press, 1974. Signed by Anne Waldman at her contribution. First edition / First printing. White wrappers, printed in black and red. Very fine.
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Granta 43. Best of Young British Novelists 2.

by BUFORD, Bill, editor.

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Orpheus Books
Published
Spring 1993.
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing. A paperbound original.
ISBN
9780140140590
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$35.00

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London and New York: Granta, Spring 1993. First edition / First printing. A paperbound original. Illustrated wrappers. Near fine, with bumped corner.
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$35.00
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The Faber Book of Contemporary Canadian Short Stories.

by ONDAATJE, Michael, Editor. Signed by 3 contributors: Michael Ondaatje, Margaret Atwood and Alistair MacLeod

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Orpheus Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780571142750
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$250.00

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London: Faber & Faber, 1990. Signed by on the title page by Michael Ondaatje, and at their contributions by Margaret Atwood and Alistair MacLeod. First edition / First printing. Black paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket.
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$250.00
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I Thought My Father Was God.

by AUSTER, Paul, Edited and introduced by.

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Orpheus Books
Published
2001.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing. Advance reader's edition.
ISBN
9780805067149
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$30.00

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New York: Henry Holt & Company, 2001. Signed by Paul Auster. First edition / First printing. Advance reader's edition. Illustrated wrappers. Very fine.
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$30.00
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The Poets Among Us: Reading and Discussion Series. Readings by Sherman, Sam Hamill, Colleen McElroy, Heather McHugh, David Wagoner and featuring A Tribute to Denise Levertov with Robert Creeley and others.

by ALEXIE, Sherman, Robert Creeley, Sam Hamill, Colleen McElroy, Heather McHugh, David Wagoner and others

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Orpheus Books
Published
1998.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$65.00

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Seattle: Writing on Air, 1998. Signed next their printed names on the back cover of the insert by Sherman Alexie, Sam Hamill, Colleen McElroy, Heather McHugh and David Wagoner. First edition / First printing. Four cassette tapes in a white plastic box with wraparound printed paper cover insert. Very fine in fine box.
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$65.00
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Borzoi Reader Volume 6 Number 2.

by WOLFF, Tobias, Signed at his excerpt. Also Signed by Barry Lopez at his excerpt.

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Orpheus Books
Published
Fall 1994.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$45.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Fall 1994. Signed by Barry Lopez at the excerpt from: Field Notes; Signed by Tobias Wolff at the excerpt from: In Pharoah's Army. First edition / First printing. Red, black, and white printed wrappers. Very fine.
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Jeopardy Volume 5.

by SHIELDS, Ted, Editor. Signed by Madeline Defrees, Norman Rush and James Welch.

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Orpheus Books
Published
April 1969.
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$75.00

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Bellingham, WA: Western Washington State College, April 1969. Signed by Madeline Defrees, Norman Rush and James Welch. First edition / First printing. White illustrated wrappers. Near fine with light staining to back cover and fore-edge. Norman Rush's appearance precedes his first book by 17 years. James Welch's appearance predates his first book by two years.
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$75.00
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Jeopardy Volume 7.

by SHIELDS, Ted, Editor. Signed by James Welch

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Orpheus Books
Published
Spring 1971. Signed by James Wel
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$75.00

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Bellingham, WA: Western Washington State College, Spring 1971. Signed by James Welch at his interview on page 1. First edition / First printing. White illustrated wrappers. About fine. A fresh attractive copy.
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$75.00
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Avant Garde 8: Picasso's Erotic Gravures.

by GINZBURG, Ralph, Editor. Art by Pablo Picasso.

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Orpheus Books
Published
September 1969.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Item Price
$55.00

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New York: Avant Garde, September 1969. First edition / First printing. Brown wrappers. Slight rippling to the pages, else fine.
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$55.00
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Borzoi Reader Volume 6 Number 1.

by BEGLEY, Louis, Robert Boswell, Henry Louis Gates, V. S. Naipaul, Sandra Cisneros and others, Contributors

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Orpheus Books
Published
Spring 1994.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Item Price
$21.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Spring 1994. First edition / First printing. Green printed wrappers. Very fine.
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$21.00
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Borzoi Reader Volume 5 Number 3.

by McCarthy, Cormac, advance excerpt form The Crossing. Signed by Bharati Mukherjee at her excerpt

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Orpheus Books
Published
Winter 1994.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$30.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Winter 1994. Signed by Bharati Mukherjee at her excerpt: Holder of the World. First edition / First printing. Gray printed wrappers. Very fine.
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Borzoi Reader Spring 2001.

by CAREY, Peter. Contribution Signed by Peter Carey

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Orpheus Books
Published
Spring 2001.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$40.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Spring 2001. Signed by Peter Carey at his excerpt from the Booker Prize Winner: The Kelly Gang. First edition / First printing. Creme printed wrappers. Very fine.
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Borzoi Reader. Volume 5. Number 2.

by GAINES, Ernest, J. Signed by Gaines and by Adam Mars-Jones at their excerpts

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Orpheus Books
Published
Spring 1993.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$35.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Spring 1993. Signed by Ernest Gaines at his advance excerpt from: A Lesson Before Dying. Signed by Adam Mars-Jones at his excerpt from: Monopolies of Loss. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Very fine.
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TriQuarterly 61.

by ANDERSON, Elliott, editor. Signed by Hayden Carruth and Stephen Dixon

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Orpheus Books
Published
Fall 1984.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$65.00

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Evanston, IL: TriQuarterly, Fall 1984. Includes: Hayden Carruth, "Three Poems." Signed by Carruth, Stephen Dixon, "Two Stories." Signed by Dixon. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Fine.
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The Last Best Place: A Montana Anthology.

by KITTREDGE, William and Annick Smith, Editiors

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Orpheus Books
Published
1988.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780917298165
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$85.00

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Helena, MT: The Montana Historical Society, 1988. Signed on the title page by Editor Annick Smith. First edition / First printing. Light green cloth spine, green paper-covered boards. Fine with previous owner's embossed stamp to the half title page, in about fine dust jacket with slight toning.
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$85.00
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Granta 67. Women and Children First.

by JACK, Ian, Editor. Signed by Ian Jack and Zadie Smith

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Orpheus Books
Published
1999.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780964561175
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$40.00

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London and New York: Granta, 1999. Includes: Ian Jack, "Leonardo's Grave." Signed by Jack. Zadie Smith, "The Waiter's Wife." Signed by Smith. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. About fine, with trivial wear. A paperbound original. Contributions by Edmund White, Joy Williams, et al.
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A Song for Muriel. [Broadside].

by KIZER, Carolyn

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Orpheus Books
Published
[2000].
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing. One of 200 copies.
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$65.00

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Port Townsend: Copper Canyon Press, [2000]. Signed by Kizer, although not called for. First edition / First printing. One of 200 copies. Letterpressed broadside. Very fine.
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Brick, A Literary Journal.

by SPALDING, Linda, Editor. Signed by Michael Ondaatje, Anne Carson, E. Annie Proulx, Linda Spalding and Colm Toibin

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Orpheus Books
Published
2001.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Item Price
$125.00

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Toronto: Brick, Spring, Number 67. 2001. Signed by Michael Ondaatje (half-title page), Anne Carson (page 135), E. Annie Proulx (page 131), Linda Spalding (half-title page) and Colm Toibin (page 33); Toibin has added a thumb-print to the bottom right of the page. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Very fine. Issued without dust jacket, a clear archival… Read more
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At The Field's End: Interviews with Twenty Pacific Northwest Writers.

by O'CONNELL, Nicholas, editor. With Contributions Signed by Nicholas O'Connell, Ivan Doig and Marilynne Robinson.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1987.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780880890250
Item Price
$100.00

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Seattle: Madrona Publishers, 1987. Signed by Nicholas O'Connell, Ivan Doig and Marilynne Robinson. Inscribed and dated by Nick O'Connell on the front free endpaper: 12/14/87 Tom, Now that you are away from local politics, maybe it's time to take up with the local writers. They're a bit more reliable. First edition / First printing. Gray cloth spine, green paper-covered boards.… Read more
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Antaeus 61. Journals, Notebooks & Diaries.

by HALPERN, Daniel, Editor. (Signed by 4 contributors including: Rick Bass, Gretel Ehrlich, Donald Hall and C.K. Williams)

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Orpheus Books
Published
Autumn 1988.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$40.00

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New York: Antaeus 61. Autumn 1988. Includes: Rick Bass, "An Oilman's Notebook." Signed by Bass. Gretel Ehrlich, "From the Journals." Signed by Ehrlich. Donald Hall, "Working Journal." Signed by Hall. C. K. Williams, "Journal." Signed by C. K. Williams. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Fine.
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