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image of Original photograph of Carl Sandburg playing the guitar, circa 1955

Original photograph of Carl Sandburg playing the guitar, circa 1955

by Carl Sandburg (subject)

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Published
1955
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$225.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1955. Vintage black and white photograph of Swedish-American poet, biographer, and musician Carl Sandburg playing the guitar. Sandburg frequently accompanied himself on solo guitar at readings of his 1927 folksong anthology "The American Songbag," leading historians to speculate that the poet was the first American urban folk singer. 8 x 10 inches. Very Good… Read more
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$225.00
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Brotherly Love (Softcover)

by Daniel Hoffman

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Published
1981
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$15.00

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New York: Vintage, 1981. REVIEW COPY with publisher's materials tipped in to front endpaper. Near Fine in wrappers (softcover).
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Diary of One Who Vanished (First UK Edition)

by Seamus Heaney

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Published
1999
ISBN
9780571204120
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$15.00

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New York: Faber and Faber, 1999. First UK Edition (true First), a paperback original, Fine in yellow wrappers and card dust jacket as issued.
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A Private Mythology (First Edition)

by May Sarton

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Published
1966
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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New York: W.W. Norton, 1966. First Edition. First Edition. Near Fine in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Name inked on front endpaper; light edgewear on dust jacket, lower corner of inside flap cut, and creases on fragile tissue cover.
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British Poetry and Prose: Volume One- From Beowulf to Blake (Hardcover)

by Lieder, Paul Robert, Robert Morss Lovett, Robert Kilburn Root

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Published
1938
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$15.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1938. Revised Edition, Very Good lacking dust jacket. Light fading and rubbing overall.
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$15.00
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The Center of Attention (Softcover)

by Daniel Hoffman

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Published
1974
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$15.00

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New York: Vintage, 1974. Trade Paperback. Near Fine in wrappers (softcover).
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$15.00
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The Temple In Nimes (First Edition)

by James Wright

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Published
1982
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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Worcester: Metacom Press, 1982. First Edition. First Edition. One of twenty-six lettered copies. A posthumous collection, elegantly produced. Fine in boards.
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$75.00
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Distant Road (First Edition, review copy)

by Nguyen Duy

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Published
1999
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Willimantic, CT: Curbstone Press, 1999. First Edition. First Edition. Paperback original, Fine in wrappers (softcover). Bilingual edition.
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Songs From the Slums (First Edition)

by Toyohiko; Kagawa Julian Brazleton (illustrations)

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Published
1935
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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New York: Abingdon-Cokesbury Press, 1935. First Edition. Presumed First Edition. Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. Previous owner inscription to front pastedown. Light wear to dust jacket edges, else Fine. Poetry translated from the Japanese by Lois J. Erickson with black and white line drawings by Julian Brazleton.
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Conversation at Midnight (First Edition)

by Edna St. Vincent Millay

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Published
1937
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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New York: Harper, 1937. First Edition. First Edition. Fine in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Owner bookplate to front endpaper. Jacket has a single short closed tear, a few nicks, and the slightest tanning to the spine.
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The Grand Hotel of Foreigners (Uncorrected Proof)

by Claude Beausoleil

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Published
1998
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Winnipeg: Nuage Edition, 1998. First Edition. First Edition, a paperback original. Fine in trade softcover binding.
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$15.00
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Moment to Moment (First Edition, review copy)

by David Budbill

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Published
1999
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Port Townsend, WA: Copper Canyon Press, 1999. First Edition. First Edition. Softcover, Review Copy with publisher's materials laid in, Fine in pictorial wrappers (softcover).
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Ardor: The Book of the Dead Man, Volume 2 (First Edition, review copy)

by Marvin Bell

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Published
1997
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Port Townsend, WA: Copper Canyon Press, 1997. First Edition. First Edition, a paperback original, Fine in wrappers (softcover). REVIEW COPY, with publisher's material laid in.
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The Way In (First Edition, review copy)

by Robin Chapman

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Published
1999
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Huntington Beach: Tebot Bach, 1999. First Edition. First Edition. Softcover, Review Copy with publisher's materials laid in, Fine in pictorial wrappers (softcover).
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Ghosts of the Heart (Signed Later Printing)

by John Logan

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Published
1967
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$15.00

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Chicago: University of Chicago Press / Phoenix Books, 1967. Later printing, Near Fine in wrappers (softcover), SIGNED by the author on the title page and inscribed on the front endpaper, dated 1969.
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In the Belly (Signed First Edition)

by David Gewanter

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Published
1997
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Chicago: Chicago University Press, 1997. First Edition. First Edition. Near Fine in wrappers (softcover), INSCRIBED by the author on the title page.
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The Art of Ama Ata Aidoo: Polylectics And Readings Against Neocolonialism (First Edition)

by Vincent O. Odamtten

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Published
1994
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780813012766
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$15.00

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Gainesville: University Press Of Florida, 1994. First Edition. First Edition. Fine in orange cloth lacking dust jacket as issued.
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Wine From These Grapes (First Edition)

by Edna St. Vincent Millay

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Published
1934
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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New York: Harper, 1934. First Edition. First Edition. Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Boards moderately faded around edges, top pages have light soil; dust jacket has light soil, moderate spine fade.
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$25.00
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After All (Hardcover)

by William Matthews

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Published
1998
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$15.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1998. Later printing. Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket.
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Owl (Signed First Edition)

by Edward Gold

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Published
1983
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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College Park, MD: SCOP Publications, 1983. First Edition. First Edition, a paperback original. Near Fine in moderately faded wrappers (softcover), INSCRIBED by the author on the half-title page.
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$15.00