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The Set-Up (Signed Limited Edition)

by Joseph Moncure March

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1928
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First Edition
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New York: Covici-Friede, 1928. First Edition. First Edition. One of 275 copies (this being No. 238) SIGNED and numbered by the author. An epic poem about an aging African American boxer and his last night in the ring, met with unexpected popularity on its release. The signed limited edition and first trade edition have become extremely scarce… Read more
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Song of Salt (Original manuscript for an unpublished collection of poetry)

by Carol Ohmart writing as Carolyn Salt

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1970
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N.p.: N.p., 1970. Draft manuscript for an unpublished collection of poetry by actor Carol Ohmart, writing under the name Carolyn Salt. Carol Ohmart worked with Paramount Pictures in the 1950s-notably in Michael Curtiz's "The Scarlet Hour" (1956)-but enjoyed a prolonged hiatus from film in later years, studying New Age spiritualism through the Los Angeles-based Church of Divine Consciousness… Read more
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Duende (First Edition)

by Tracy R. Smith

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2007
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First Edition
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9781555974756
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St. Paul, MN: Graywolf, 2007. First Edition. First Edition, a trade softcover original. Fine in wrappers.
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From Both Sides Now: The Poetry of the Vietnam War and Its Aftermath (First Edition)

by Philip Mahony (editor)

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Published
1998
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First Edition
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9780684849461
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New York: Scribner, 1998. First Edition. First Edition. A anthology of poetry by both American and Vietnamese poets, written during and after the Vietnam War. Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket.
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The Oxford Anthology of African-American Poetry (First Edition)

by Arnold Rampersad, Hilary Herbold (editor)

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2006
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First Edition
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9780195125634
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New York: Oxford University Press, 2006. First Edition. First Edition. Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket.
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Talking Dirty to the Gods (First Edition, review copy, signed in the year of publication)

by Yusef Komunyakaa

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Published
2000
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First Edition
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9780374272555
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New York: Farrar Straus and Giroux [FSG], 2000. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author in the year of publication on the title page. Review copy, with publisher's review materials laid in. Fine in a Fine dust jacket.
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The Singing (Signed First Edition)

by C.K. Williams

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2003
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First Edition
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9780374292867
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New York: Farrar Straus and Giroux [FSG], 2003. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page, and additionally signed by the author on a publisher's tipped-in bookplate on the front pastedown. Fine in a Fine dust jacket.
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Taboo (First Edition, signed and dated in the year of publication)

by Yusef Komunyakaa

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2004
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First Edition
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9780374291488
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New York: Farrar Straus and Giroux [FSG], 2004. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED in the year of publication by the author on the title page. Fine in a Fine dust jacket.
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Heroin and Other Poems (First Edition, inscribed by the author)

by Charlie Smith

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2000
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First Edition
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9780393049978
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Various cities: W.W. Norton, 2000. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author on the title page: "To Ted and Rene Weiss- / With sincere admiration for your work and you both / warmest regards, / Charlie Smith / 5-9-01 / Princeton." Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket.
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Shining Brow (First Edition, inscribed by the author)

by Paul Muldoon

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1993
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First Edition
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9780571167890
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London: Faber and Faber, 1993. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author on the title page: "For Terry / Princeton / 1995 / Paul Muldoon." Near Fine in wrappers.
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Thieves of Paradise (First Edition, signed and dated in the year of publication)

by Yusef Komunyakaa

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Published
1998
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First Edition
ISBN
9780819564221
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Middletown, CT: Wesleyan, 1998. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED and dated in the year of publication by the author on the title page. Fine in a Fine dust jacket.
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Unfortunately, It Was Paradise: Selected Poems (First Edition)

by Mahmoud Darwish; Munir Akash, Carolyn Forche, Sinan Antoon, Amira El-Zein (translators)

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2003
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First Edition
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9780520237544
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Various American Cities: University of California Press, 2003. First Edition. First Edition. Fine in card wrappers with French flaps as issued.
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cover of Seventh Heaven (Original printer's proof for the cover of the first edition)

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Boston: Telegraph Books, 1972. Original printer's proof for the cover of the first edition published by Telegraph Books in 1972. Patti Smith's first published collection of poetry. Card stock, 7.5 x 10 inches. Light toning to the extremities, else Near Fine.
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cover of Babel (First Edition, inscribed by the author to Clarissa Dalrymple, with two letters from the author to Glenn O'Brien)

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1978. First Edition. First Edition, softcover, issued simultaneously with the hardcover edition. INSCRIBED by Patti Smith in a contemporary hand on the half title page to noted art curator Clarissa Dalrymple: "+ To Clarissa / My divine supplier of the necessary serums / + Patti Lee." Laid in are two letters from… Read more
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cover of From Princeton One Autumn Afternoon: Collected Poems of Theodore Weiss 1950-1986 (Signed First Edition)

From Princeton One Autumn Afternoon: Collected Poems of Theodore Weiss 1950-1986 (Signed First Edition)

by Theodore Weiss

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Published
1987
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First Edition
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9780026257619
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New York: Macmillan, 1987. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the half-title page. Near Fine in a lightly rubbed, else Near Fine dust jacket.
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Swarm (Signed First Edition)

by Jorie Graham

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2000
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First Edition
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9780880016957
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New York: Ecco, 2000. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. The author's ninth collection of poetry. Fine in a Fine dust jacket.
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Metamorphoses (First Edition)

by Ovid (author); Charles Martin (translator)

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2003
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First Edition
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9780393058109
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Various cities: W.W. Norton, 2003. First Edition. First Edition. Fine in a Fine dust jacket.
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Book of Longing (First Edition)

by Leonard Cohen

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2006
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New York: Ecco, 2006. First Edition. First Edition. A collection of 167 previously unpublished poems and drawings, for the most part written in India, and at a Zen monastery on Mount Baldy in California. Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket.
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Landscape With Chainsaw (Signed First Edition, review copy)

by James Lasdun

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2001
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First Edition
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9780393019636
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New York: W.W. Norton, 2001. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. REVIEW COPY, with publisher's materials laid in. Fine in an about Fine dust jacket.
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Black Lab (First Edition, inscribed by the author)

by David Young

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Published
2006
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First Edition
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9780307263223
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2006. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author on the title page: "For Terry- / Dec. 2007 / David Young." Small bump on the crown, boards slightly bowed, else Fine in a Fine dust jacket.
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