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M Train.

by SMITH, Patti.

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Orpheus Books
Published
2015. Signed by Patti Smith on a
Condition
Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
Edition
First edition / First printing. Special Signed Edition.
ISBN
9781101875100
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$75.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2015. Signed by Patti Smith on a special page added by the publisher. First edition / First printing. Special Signed Edition. Brown spine, brown boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.. Legendary Poet, Artist and Punk Rock Icon. Inducted into the Rock Hall of Fame in 2007. Smith was Robert Mapplethorpe's roommate.… Read more
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$75.00
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Calendar of Dust.

by SAENZ, Benjamin Alire.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1991.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing. A paperbound original.
ISBN
9780913089163
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$35.00

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Seattle: Broken Moon Press, 1991. Signed by Benjamin Alire Saenz on the title page. First edition / First printing. A paperbound original. Illustrated wrappers. Very fine. The author's first book. Winner of the 1992 Before Columbus Foundation American Book Award. Winner of the 2013 Pen/Faulkner Award for Everything Begins and Ends at the Kentucky Club.
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$35.00
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Iron Horse.

by GINSBERG, Allen.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1974.
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First City Lights edition / First printing.
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$50.00

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San Francisco: City Lights, 1974. First City Lights edition / First printing. Illustrated metallic wrappers. Near fine.
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$50.00
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The Collected Longer Poems.

by REXROTH, Kenneth.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1968.
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$40.00

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New Directions, 1968. First edition / First printing. Green boards. About fine in fine dust jacket. Wrinkle to cloth on the rear board.
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$40.00
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The Collected Shorter Poems.

by REXROTH, Kenneth.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1966.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Item Price
$65.00

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New Directions, 1966. First edition / First printing. Brick red boards. Fine in near fine dust jacket, with slight fading to the spine.
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$65.00
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A Dream of Mind.

by WILLIAMS, C. K.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1992.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780374288945
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$125.00

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New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1992. Signed by the author on the title page. First edition / First printing. Black cloth. Fine in fine dust jacket.
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$125.00
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Black and White.

by SORRENTINO, Gilbert.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1964.
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$25.00

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New York: Corinth Books, 1964. First edition / First printing. Black and white stapled wrappers. Near fine with darkening around the edges. $1.25 price on rear cover has been pencilled over, but is still readable. Poems. The second book by the post-modern writer.
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Rainbow Warehouse.

by KINSELLA, W. P. And Ann Knight.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1989.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing. A paperbound original.
ISBN
9780919001558
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$30.00

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Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia: Pottersfield Press, 1989. Signed by W. P. Kinsella on the title page. First edition / First printing. A paperbound original. Illustrated wrappers. Very fine.
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$30.00
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The Word On The Street: Rock Lyrics.

by MULDOON, Paul.

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Orpheus Books
Published
2013.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First U.S. edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780374261085
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$40.00

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New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 2013. Signed and dated 2013 on the title page by the author. Additionally inscribed: Paul Muldoon to Jason 2013. First U.S. edition / First printing. Slate paper-covered boards Fine in a fine dust jacket.
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$40.00
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Skin Divers.

by MICHAELS, Anne.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1999.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780771058790
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$45.00

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1999. Signed by the author on the title page. First edition / First printing. Black paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$45.00
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Shaker, Why Don't You Sing?

by ANGELOU, Maya.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1983.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780394521442
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$42.00

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New York: Random House, 1983. First edition / First printing. Lilac cloth spine, red paper-covered boards. Fine in close to fine price-clipped dust jacket.
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$42.00
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The Other Side = El Otro Lado. Signed and dated at publication.

by ALVAREZ, Julia.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1995.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780525939221
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$35.00

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New York: Dutton, 1995. Signed on the title page and dated September 8, 1995 by the author. First edition / First printing. Black paper spine, red paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$35.00
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Red Doc>.

by CARSON, Anne.

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Orpheus Books
Published
2013.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780307960580
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$200.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2013. Signed by Anne Carson on the title page and dated 2014. First edition / First printing. Black paper-covered spine, red paper-covered boards. Very fine in fine dust jacket.
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$200.00
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Stephen Spender: Journals 1939-1983.

by SPENDER, Stephen.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1985.
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Item Price
$85.00

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Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1985. Signed by Stephen Spender. First edition / First printing. Attractive red leather binding with decorative patterns stamped in gold. Gilt edges, marbled endpapers, silk ribbon marker and special message by Stephen Spender. Near fine with wear to the gilt edges.
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$85.00
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Paris Review 93.

by PLIMPTON, George, Editor. With Contributions Signed by 3 authors: T. Coraghessan Boyle [T. C. Boyle], Bobbie Ann Mason and Norman Rush.

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Orpheus Books
Published
Fall 1984.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Item Price
$100.00

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New York: Paris Review, Fall 1984. Includes: T. Coraghessan Boyle, "The Hector Quesadilla Story." Signed by Boyle. Bobbie Ann Mason, "Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans." Signed by Mason. Norman Rush, "Instruments of Seductions.", Signed by Rush. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Fine.
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$100.00
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Paris Review 96.

by PLIMPTON, George, Editor. With Contributions Signed by Galway Kinnell and Rose Tremain.

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Orpheus Books
Published
Summer 1985.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$65.00

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New York: Paris Review, Summer 1985. Includes: Galway Kinnell, "Four Poems." Signed by Kinnell. Rose Tremain, "Will and Lou's Boy." Signed by Tremain. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Page edges darkening, else fine.
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The Fabulous Beasts.

by OATES, Joyce Carol. Illustrated by A. G. Smith.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1975.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780807101537
Item Price
$120.00

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Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1975. Signed by the author on the title page. First edition / First printing. Orange boards. Very fine in near fine dust jacket.
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$120.00
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Zany in Denim.

by NIMS, John Frederick.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1990.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781557281548
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$35.00

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Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 1990. Signed and dated June 29, '96 on the title page by the author. First edition / First printing. Gray cloth. Very fine in very fine, price-clipped dust jacket.
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Ascending Red Cedar Moon.

by NIATUM, Duane.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1974.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780064511506
Item Price
$40.00

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New York: Harper & Row, 1974. Signed on the title page by the author: Duane Niatum / Moon of Dry Grass, 2000. First edition / First printing. Black cloth spine, brown paper-covered boards. Fine in near fine, price-clipped dust jacket.
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$40.00
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Let The Rail Splitter Awake and Other Poems.

by NERUDA, Pablo.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1950.
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. edition / First printing.
Item Price
$200.00

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New York: Masses & Mainstream, 1950. First U.S. edition / First printing. Sienna printed wrappers. Light toning to spine, mild soiling to rear wrapper, near fine. Clean tight copy.
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$200.00