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HERE I AM - THERE YOU ARE - WHERE WERE WE

by Disch, Tom (Thomas M. Disch)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780091548711
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London: Poetry Book Society, 1984. 54 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with some minor rubbing on the covers and an uncreased spine; some darkening in the white areas on the cover; no interior markings. There are too many poems here to list the all, but some of the highlights are: Coal Miners; The… Read more
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A NIGHT WITHOUT ARMOR

by Jewel (Jewel Kilcher)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780060191986
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New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 1998. (xvi) 138 pp. Quarter-bound in black on gray boards; decorated in silver on the front panel and spine; headband; pale gray endpapers. Light rubbing at the corners; price intact; no interior markings. This contains too many poems to list them all but some of the highlights are: As a Child… Read more
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THE FORGETFUL WISHING WELL - Poems for Young People

by Kennedy, X. J.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780689503177
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New York: Atheneum Books, 1985. 88 pp. Personalized inscription from X. J. Kennedy to author, Jean Little. Quarter-bound in gray cloth on brown boards; lettered in dark gray on the spine; headband. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; price clipped; aside from the poet's inscription, no interior markings. Dj art and interior line drawings… Read more
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GOOD INTENTIONS

by Nash, Ogden

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1942
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1942. 180 pp. Blue cloth decorated in black and gilt on the front panel and spine. Edge and corner wear on the dustjacket with some darkening on the spine; price intact; previous owner's name inside. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. 8vo.
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A STONE DIARY

by Lowther, Pat

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1977. 96 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. There are far too many poems here to list them all but some of the highlights are: Rumours of War; Nightmare; Dark; Anemones; Suspended; Greetings from the Incredible Shrinking Woman; Spitball; Kitchen Murder;… Read more
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JOHN BETJEMAN'S COLLECTED POEMS

by Betjeman, John (compiled by The Earl of Birkenhead)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1958. (xxvi) 279 pp. Orange cloth decorated in black on the front panel and spine; headband. This book was owned by author Jean Little and she has signed it along with writing a note to herself on the front free endpaper, date Jan 2, 1962. Lightly rubbed on the corners with some fading on the… Read more
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COLLECTED RHYMES AND VERSES

by de la Mare, Walter

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Faber and Faber, 1944. 270 pp. Blue cloth decorated in gilt on the spine. Illustrated with line drawings by Berthold Wolpe. Light rubbing on the corners with a bit of fading; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. Poetry from an assortment of de la Mare's books: Green Grow the Rashes, O; All… Read more
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TWO-HEADED POEMS

by Atwood, Margaret

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Soft Cover Edition
ISBN
9780195402926
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$24.95

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Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1978. 112 pp. Personalized inscription by Margaret on the half-title page. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings. There are too many poems here to list them all but some of the highlights are: Burned Space; The… Read more
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SUMMONED BY BELLS

by Betjeman, John

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$49.95

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London: John Murray, 1960. 111 pp. Green boards decorated with bells on the front and rear panels; decorated endpapers; lettered in gilt on the spine. Signed by John Betjeman on the title page; signed by the previous owner, author Jean Little, on the half-title page. Illustrated with line drawings by Michael Tree. Lightly rubbed on the… Read more
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COMPLETE POEMS

by Hemingway, Ernest (edited by Nicholas Gerogiannis)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780803272590
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Lincoln, Nebraska: Bison Books - University of Nebraska Press, 1992. (xxvii) 170 pp. Revised Edition in trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with photographs, manuscript pages and drawings. Hemingway never wanted to be widely known as a poet. But his poetry deserves close attention, if… Read more
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WHERE ROBOT MICE AND ROBOT MEN RUN ROUND IN ROBOT TOWNS

by Bradbury, Ray

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First British Edition
ISBN
9780246110831
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London: Granada Publishing - Hart Davis MacGibbon, 1979. (xi) 77 pp. Marbled blue boards lettered in blue on the spine; blue endpapers; printed on blue paper. Edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. Subtitled: New Poems Both Light and Dark. This contains too many poems to list them all here… Read more
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WHEN ELEPHANTS LAST IN THE DOORYARD BLOOMED

by Bradbury, Ray

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First British Edition
ISBN
9780246108289
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$19.95

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London: Hart Davis MacGibbon, 1975. 143 pp. Black boards lettered in silver on the spine; beige endpapers. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. There are far too many poems here to list them all but some of the highlights are: Old Ahab's Friend and Friend to Noah Speaks His… Read more
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THE HAUNTED COMPUTER AND THE ANDROID POPE

by Bradbury, Ray

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394514444
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. (viii) 98 pp. Quarter-bound in red on beige boards; lettered in gilt and silver on the front panel; lettered in gilt on the spine; purple upper edge; headband. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price clipped; no interior markings. Dj art by Richard Mantel. There are far too… Read more
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A SELECTION OF POEMS

by cummings, e. e. (introduction by Horace Gregory)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
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New York: Harcourt Brace and World - A Harvest Book, 1965. 194 pp. Trade paperback format. Light rubbing on the corners with a flat uncreased spine and a bit of darkening around the edges; no interior markings. There are too many poems to list them all here, but some of the highlights are: when god lets… Read more
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THE STORY OF EVANGELINE - Adapted from Longfellow

by Edwards, Clayton (re: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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New York: The Hampton Publishing Company, 1930. 260 pp. Blue cloth with a pasted-on pictorial on the front panel; yellow endpapers; illustrated with colour plates by M. L. Kirk. This was from the collection of author Jean Little and has her signature, along with a non-peronalized inscription on the front free endpaper. All plates present and accounted… Read more
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MEXICO CITY BLUES - 242 Choruses

by Kerouac, Jack

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780802130600
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New York: Grove Weidenfeld, 1990. 244 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover portrait of Jack Kerouac by Allen Ginsberg. Memories, fantasies, dreams, and surrealistic free association are all lyrically combined in the loose format of the blues to create an original and moving epic that… Read more
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THE MIST MEN - and Other Poems

by Mendoza, George

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1970
Condition
Good Only
Edition
First Edition
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Garden City, New York: Doubleday and Company, 1970. 48 pp. Green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine; green endpapers. Dj art by Paul Bacon. This is an ex-library copy in reasonable condition, just a few library markings.. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Only/Good Only. Illus. by Paul Bacon;. 8vo. Book.
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THE OWL BEHIND THE DOOR

by Cooperman, Stanley

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1968. 128 pp. Quarter-bound in brown cloth on decroated beige boards; lettered in gilt on the spine; beige endpapers. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few small nicks around the edges; price clipped; no interior markings. Wraparound dj art and interior line drawings by Gord Oglan. There are… Read more
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THE POETRY OF ROBERT FROST - The Collected Poems, Complete and Unabridged

by Frost, Robert (afterword by John F. Kennedy)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780030491269
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$24.95

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New York: Holt Rinehart and Winston, 1979. (xx) 607 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a crease in the lower right of the front cover and a faint crease on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with a black and white photograph of Robert Frost by Clara E. Sipprell. Edited by Edward… Read more
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THE POETICAL WORKS OF WILLIAM WORDSWORTH - Oxford Edition with Introduction and Notes

by Wordsworth, William (edited by Thomas Hutchinson)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1923
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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London: Oxford University Press, 1923. (xxxii) 986 pp. Red cloth decorated in gilt on the front panel and spine; frontis of the poet from a drawing by Hancock. Lightly rubbed on the corners with some fading on the spine; previous owner's name inside. The Contents are: Preface by Thomas Hutchinson; Chronological Table; Poems Written in Youth;… Read more
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