Poetry from Orpheus Books

cover of A Book of Days.

A Book of Days.

by SMITH, Patti.

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Orpheus Books
Published
2022.
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As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780593448540
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$85.00

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New York: Random House, 2022. Signed by Patti Smith. First edition / First printing. 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. She befriended Writers Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs, had an affair and co-wrote a play… Read more
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cover of Counterbalance A Poetry Series Presents Simon Ortiz October 10, 2000 University of Washington Faculty Club Introduction by Sherman Alexie.

Counterbalance A Poetry Series Presents Simon Ortiz October 10, 2000 University of Washington Faculty Club Introduction by Sherman Alexie.

by ORTIZ, Simon. Introduction and original Poem "Simon Ortiz" by Sherman Alexie.

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Orpheus Books
Published
2000.
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As New
Edition
First edition / First printing. First publication of original Sh
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$30.00

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Seattle: Counterbalance Poetry Series, 2000. Signed by Simon Ortiz on the cover. Signed by Sherman Alexie at the end of his poem. First edition / First printing. First publication of original Sherman Alexie poem. Printed ivory paper, folded into four pages with insert. Very fine. Interior of brochure contains two page poem by Sherman Alexie, titled Simon Ortiz.
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cover of M Train. Signed by Patti Smith.

M Train. Signed by Patti Smith.

by SMITH, Patti.

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Orpheus Books
Published
2015.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing. Special Signed Edition.
ISBN
9781101875100
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$85.00

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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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cover of Local Visitations: Poems.

Local Visitations: Poems.

by DUNN, Stephen. (1939-2021).

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Orpheus Books
Published
2003.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780393052008
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$100.00

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New York: W. W. Norton and Company, 2003. Signed on the title page by Stephen Dunn. First edition / First printing. Red paper spine, off-white paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket.
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cover of Another America: Otra America: Poems.

Another America: Otra America: Poems.

by KINGSOLVER, Barbara. With Spanish Translations by Rebeca Cartes.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1992.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing. 1,700 copies in cloth.
ISBN
9781878067142
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$100.00

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Seattle: The Seal Press, 1992. Signed by Barbara Kingsolver on the title page. First edition / First printing. 1,700 copies in cloth. Black cloth. Fine in fine dust jacket. A lovely copy..
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cover of Northwest Review: Fall/Winter 1965-1966. Volume VIII Number 3.

Northwest Review: Fall/Winter 1965-1966. Volume VIII Number 3.

by Graves, Morris, William Stafford, William Kittredge, David Wagoner, contributors.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1965.
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Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$40.00

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Eugene, OR: The Northwest Review of Books, 1965. First edition / First printing. Printed pink wrappers. Fine, with light bump to top right corner. A bright, fresh, sharp copy..
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cover of Perspectives 3. Literature, Art, Music. Winter 1953.

Perspectives 3. Literature, Art, Music. Winter 1953.

by Jacques Barzun, Editor. Contributions by W. H. Auden, Robert Lowell, Wallace Stevens, early review of Ernest Hemingway's Old Man and the Sea, Agnes de Mille, etc. Cover art by Paul Rand.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1953.
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$50.00

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New York: Intercultural Publications, Inc., 1953. First edition / First printing. Red, purple, black, and white illustrated wrappers. Near fine. An attractive copy. Contributions by W. H. Auden, Robert Lowell, Wallace Stevens, early review of Ernest Hemingway's Old Man and the Sea, Agnes de Mille, etc.
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cover of Perspectives 2. Literature, Art, Music. Winter 1953.

Perspectives 2. Literature, Art, Music. Winter 1953.

by TRILLING, Lionel, Editor. Contributions by James Baldwin, Jacques Barzun, Saul Bellow, e. e. cummings, Arthur Dove, Randal Jarrell, Thomas Mann, etc. Cover art by Leo Lionni.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1953.
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Near Fine
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First edition / First printing.
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$50.00

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New York: Intercultural Publications, Inc., 1953. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers Near fine. An attractive copy. Contributions by James Baldwin, Jacques Barzun, Saul Bellow, e. e. cummings, Arthur Dove, Randal Jarrell, Thomas Mann, etc.
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cover of Twelve Contemporary Poets. . . 1966 Houston Poetry Festival Poets Reading Selections From Their Own Works.

Twelve Contemporary Poets. . . 1966 Houston Poetry Festival Poets Reading Selections From Their Own Works.

by SCANNELL, William J., Edited by. Signed by 6 poets: Robert Bly, Robert Creeley, Donald Hall, Galway Kinnell, Carolyn Kizer, W. S. Merwin. (Vinyl LP)

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Orpheus Books
Published
1966.
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$500.00

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Champaign, IL: The National Council of English Teachers / RCA #868N-8519, 1966. Signed by Robert Bly, Robert Creeley, Donald Hall, Galway Kinnell, Carolyn Kizer, W. S. Merwin. First edition / First printing. 12" Vinyl LP in Illustrated cardboard sleeve. Near fine. A lovely copy. Uncommon, especially signed by several participants.
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$500.00
cover of Mountains and Rivers Without End.

Mountains and Rivers Without End.

by SNYDER, Gary.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1996.
Condition
As New
Edition
First trade edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781887178204
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$195.00

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Washington, D. C.: Counterpoint Press, 1996. Signed on the title page by Gary Snyder. First trade edition / First printing. Red cloth spine, green paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$195.00
cover of Descending Figure.

Descending Figure.

by GLUCK, Louise.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1980.
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As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780912946719
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$1,200.00

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New York: Ecco Press, 1980. Signed by Louise Gluck on the title page. First edition / First printing. Purple cloth. Very fine in very fine, price-clipped dust jacket. A beautiful copy and rare signed. The author's third collection of poetry. Volume 20 in The American Poetry Series. Louise Gluck is the 2020 Winner of the Nobel Prize for… Read more
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$1,200.00
cover of Springing: New and Selected Poems. Signed Plus Date by Marie Ponsot

Springing: New and Selected Poems. Signed Plus Date by Marie Ponsot

by PONSOT, Marie.

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Orpheus Books
Published
2002.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780375413896
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$100.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2002. Signed on the title page by the author and dated 30 May 2002. First edition / First printing. Black paper spine, gold paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. 2013 Winner of the $100,000.00 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, given for lifetime achievement.
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cover of Mountains and Rivers Without End.

Mountains and Rivers Without End.

by SNYDER, Gary.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1996.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First trade edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781887178204
Item Price
$165.00

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Washington, D. C.: Counterpoint Press, 1996. Signed on the title page by Gary Snyder. First trade edition / First printing. Red cloth spine, green paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket, with autographed copy sticker from original bookstore.
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$165.00
cover of Calendar of Dust.

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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cover of Iron Horse.

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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cover of The Collected Longer Poems.

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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cover of The Collected Shorter Poems.

The Collected Shorter Poems.

by REXROTH, Kenneth.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1966.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$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
cover of A Dream of Mind.

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
Item Price
$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
cover of Black and White.

Black and White.

by SORRENTINO, Gilbert.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1964.
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Item Price
$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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cover of Rainbow Warehouse.

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