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Birch Bark Poems, Vol. 1.

Birch Bark Poems, Vol. 1.

by Charles F. Lummis

Chillicothe, OH: Charles Lummis. Very good. 1884. 2d edition. 2d edition. 8 pp. 2.5”x3”, stitched, illustrated wrappers. (1 2) pp. A collection of small poems written in the transcendental style, Birch Bark Poems is printed entirely on thin and delicate birch bark, with engravings of birch trees on front and back. Lu mmis cut the bark from the trees, set the type, and did the print ing. This is a later printing [ninth thousand] of the second edi tion. First... Read more
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$450.00
The Wasp in a Wig/A Suppressed Episode of Through the Looking Gla ss and What Alice Found There

The Wasp in a Wig/A Suppressed Episode of Through the Looking Gla ss and What Alice Found There

by Carroll, Lewis

New York: Lewis Carroll Society of North America. 1977. 1st. A suppressed chapter of "Alice" published here for the first time in a limited edition of 750 copies. 8vo, red cloth, 72 pp. New c opy; no d/w issued. .
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$43.50
Jam To-Day Issue Number 1

Jam To-Day Issue Number 1

by CONLEY, Michael; CONLEY, Rita; COOK, Frederick; STANFORD, Don; STANFORD, Judith; STUART, Floyd [editors]

Northfield: Jam To-Day, Inc, 1973. first. stapled paperback. Good. Stapled paperback. Good. Some wear to edges and corners; some rubbing/wear to covers; some soiling to covers; some cross creasing to spine; some sunning to spine; some scuffing to spine; pages browning.
Item Price
$20.00
Eclectic Pyramid and Other Poems

Eclectic Pyramid and Other Poems

by HEARN, Melissa

Norman: Poetry Around, 1985. First. Stapled Paperback. Good. Stapled paperback. Good. Some wear to edges and corners; some rubbing/wear to covers; some sunning to spine; some light rusting to staples; pages yellowed; slight S curve to book; some scuffing to spine; some age toning to back cover; light rubbing/bluing to back cover from other copy of book.
Item Price
$20.00
SLEEPING BEAUTIES Deluxe Limited Gift Edition of only 1,750 Illustrated [Sealed]

SLEEPING BEAUTIES Deluxe Limited Gift Edition of only 1,750 Illustrated [Sealed]

by Stephen King, Owen King

Cemetery Dance Publications. Used; Like New. Cemetery Dance 2019 Slip Cased Hardcover Book Condition: New Special Features Exclusive to this Collector's Edition: Deluxe oversized design (7 inches X 10 inches) featuring two color interior printing Printed on a heavy interior specialty acid-free paper stock that is much thicker than the paper in a normal trade edition Featuring two colors of hot foil stamping on the front boards and spine Smyth sewn to create a more durable binding Deluxe bindings for... Read more
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$250.00
Eclectic Pyramid and Other Poems

Eclectic Pyramid and Other Poems

by HEARN, Melissa

Norman: Poetry Around, 1985. First. Stapled Paperback. Good. Stapled paperback. Good. Some wear to edges and corners; some rubbing/wear to covers; some sunning to spine; some light rusting to staples; pages yellowed; some light creasing to covers; some scuffing to spine; some age toning to back cover; light rubbing/bluing to back cover from other copy of book; scratch to front cover near bottom edge.
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$20.00
Lynx Vol. 2 No. 1 Summer 1975

Lynx Vol. 2 No. 1 Summer 1975

by HOWELL, Christopher; MINTON, Helen; LYON, David [editors]

Amherst: Lynx House Press, 1975. first. stapled paperback. Good-. Stapled paperback. Good-. Some wear to edges and corners; some rubbing/wear to covers; cross creasing to spine; some sunning to spine; some scuffing to spine; some creases to covers; pages yellowing;.
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$17.00
Hammerhead

Hammerhead

by Bond, Jason Andrew

Self-Published, 2011. Paperback. Very Good/None. Small press SF thriller. Signed and inscribed by author on title page in black marker. Minor edgewear in places. Packed and shipped with care.
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$7.95
What is Known is What is Gone

What is Known is What is Gone

by FRENCH, Jay

Seattle: Ascending Lizard Press, 1991. first. stapled paperback. Good. Stapled paperback. Good. Some wear to edges and corners; some rubbing/wear to covers; age toning to covers; some light soiling to covers; sunning to spine.
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$20.00
Poet's Life

Poet's Life

by LI, Yan

Seattle: Poetry Around Press, 1993. Stapled paperback. Fair. Stapled paperback. Fair. Wear to edges and corners; yapping to edges of covers; soiling/foxing to edges of pages; some creasing to covers; soiling to covers; scuffing to spine; sunning to spine; nicks/small closed tears to fore edge of covers; some cross creasing to spine; some splaying to covers; water stain to top of front cover near spine edge.
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$15.00
Just Friends/Friends And Lovers

Just Friends/Friends And Lovers

by Joel Oppenheimer

Jargon 57. A collection of Joel Oppenheimer's poems which were published by Jargon in 1980 and written from 1959-1962, only a short time after Joel's tenure at Black Mountain College. 87 pages. Bound in tan cloth with a cream dust jacket featuring a cover photograph by Bob Adelman. Dust jacket has some wear, scuffs, creases, tears, and a price sticker on front cover. Still a very fine copy internally.
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$20.00
CUDDY PLUS ONE

CUDDY PLUS ONE

by Healy, Jeremiah

Norfolk, VA, U.S.A.: Crippen & Landru, Publishers, 2003. 1st prtg. A fine, unread copy of the trade paperback. Thirteen previously uncollected cases about Cuddt -- including four nominees for the Shamus Award, and two stories that appeared in the annual Best American Stories. As a special bonus, the book adds a "plus one," -- the first short story featuring young female attorney Mairead O'Clare.. 1st Prtg. Pictorial Wrappers. Fine. Trade Paperback.
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$24.00
The Charlesgate Apartment Poems

The Charlesgate Apartment Poems

by O'CONNOR, Mickey

Seattle: Elbow Press, 1993. 1st edition, 2nd printing. paperback. Very Good-. Paperback. Very Good-. Some wear to edges and corners; some rubbing/wear to covers; some sunning to spine; some soiling to covers; slight curling to book; pages yellowing.
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$20.00
Red Jungle

Red Jungle

by Harrington, Kent

Tucson, AZ: Dennis McMillan, 2004. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo., 325pp. Beautiful Unread First Edition. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no wear. A faint discoloration to the cloth at the heel, else Fine. Equally attractive dust-jacket, ($30.00), is fresh and bright with no chipping, creases or tears. Signed by bot the author and the publisher on the title page. A gorgeous collectable copy at a great price.
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$20.00
May the Wood and the Word Speak for Their Selves. Archipelago Vol. 1 Nos. 8-11

May the Wood and the Word Speak for Their Selves. Archipelago Vol. 1 Nos. 8-11

by RODERICK, Barley [editor]

Haines: Archipelago, 1978. first. stapled paperback. Very Good-. Stapled paperback. Very Good-. Some wear to edges and corners; some rubbing/wear to covers; some sunning to spine; some scuffing to spine; pages yellowing.
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$25.00
Reflections: Poetry Edited and Written by the Students of Room 22 Van Asselt School

Reflections: Poetry Edited and Written by the Students of Room 22 Van Asselt School

by CLARK, Gary [editor]

Seattle: Self-Published, 1969. first. stapled paperback. Fair. Stapled paperback. Fair. Wear to edges and corners; rubbing/wear to covers; some soiling to covers; creases to covers; some cross creasing to spine; sunning to spine and edges of covers; some scuffing to spine; pages browning; edges of covers yapped; closed tear to head of spine; .5" closed tear to head of back cover; small closed tears to bottom edge of covers; wear to back cover around staples.
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$15.00
A Gathering of Samphire and Other Stories

A Gathering of Samphire and Other Stories

by GRIFFIN, Larry D

Norman: Poetry Around, 1990. Paperback. Good-. Stapled paperback. Good-. Some wear to edges and corners; some rubbing/wear to covers; some slanting to spine; some light creasing to covers; some sunning to spine; pages browned; soiling to spine; partial circle of soiling to back cover.
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$20.00
A SIGHT FOR SORE EYES: A Psychological Thriller. (SIGNED, LETTERED EDITION)

A SIGHT FOR SORE EYES: A Psychological Thriller. (SIGNED, LETTERED EDITION)

by Rendell, Ruth

Blakeney, Glos: England: Scorpion Press, 1998. 1st ed. A fine, unread copy. With an appreciation by Carol O'Connell. Only 16 LETTERED DELUXE COPIES were produced for private distribution and were SIGNED by both RENDELL and CAROL O'CONNELL. THIS IS LETTER "K". Very fine in green goatskin with five raised bands, with green patterned marble paper sides with green top edge and green end papers in transparent dust wrapper. Laid in is a note typed on Scorpion Press letterhead... Read more
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$552.00
Exaggerated Nationalism

Exaggerated Nationalism

by Le Gallienne, Richard

n.p.: Press of the Wooly Whale. 1935. 1st ed., 16mo, 9 pp. First edition. Cloth backed decorated board s. Good copy with rubbed corners and scratches on back cover. Int erior clean and tight throughout. A lovely production from this f ine small press. The 8th of the Press' Armistice Day publications . Foreword by Melbert B.Cary Jr., founder of the Woolly Whale Pre ss. Cover design by Charles W.Smith. Printed by George W. Van Ve tchen, Jr. .
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$32.50
DBA at 70

DBA at 70

by Jonathan Williams, editor

Jargon 103. A collection of well wishes, anecdotes and musings assembled by Jonathan Williams to celebrate the 70th birthday of Donald B. Anderson, "the Polymathic, Panoramic Proteus of the Pecos Valley." Bound in glossy wrappers, with polaroids by Jonathan Williams on front and back covers. Design by Jonathan Greene. [64] pages. One of 700 copies. Spine faded from light, else fine.
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$10.00
THE BRIMMING CUP AND POTSHERDS. POEMS.

THE BRIMMING CUP AND POTSHERDS. POEMS.

by MacIntyre, Carlyle

Harry Ward Ritchie., Pasadena. Near fine. 1930. 8vo, gray-green stitched wrappers. 32, (2)pp. Title printed in re d & black. Edition limited to 200 copies printed by Harry Ward Ri tchie at the press in the old Abbey of San Encino. Very good-near fine. No chips or tears but two small [1/8”] stains on front c over to the right of the title. .
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$75.00
Friendship

Friendship

by Tom Kryss

Stockholm: Kamini Press, 2011. Stapled small press chapbook with illustrated front cover by Henry Denander, unpaginated (8pp comprised of 3 sheets of cream pages folded between apple green endpapers). Signed by Kryss on the title page. The text is set in Garamond and printed on Hewlett Packard printers. Text stock is Lessobo Linne 100g paper and the cover is printed on Conqueror Texture Laid 220g paper. A New Year's Greeting from Kamini Press 2011. 125 copies have been printed and all signed by the... Read more
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AU$15.00
Shaker Herbs. [Miniature Book, Ltd to 155 copies]

Shaker Herbs. [Miniature Book, Ltd to 155 copies]

by Cynthia Elyce Rubin

Northampton, MA: Catawba Press. Fine. Hardcover. 1984. 1st ed.. First thus, limited to 155 signed copies. 2”x2” green paper-c overed boards. 37 pp. Printed green paper boards with title and d ecorative border on cover, labels tipped in on frontispiece and t hroughout the text. An excerpt from an essay titled "Shaker Indu stries," which appeared in The Clarion in Fall 1979. . iniature book printed by Barbara Blumenthal of Catawba Press. The essay starts... Read more
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$150.00
A Gathering of Samphire and Other Stories

A Gathering of Samphire and Other Stories

by GRIFFIN, Larry D

Norman: Poetry Around, 1990. paperback. Good-. Stapled paperback. Good-. Some wear to edges and corners; some rubbing/wear to covers; some slanting to spine; some light creasing to covers; some sunning to spine; pages browned; some soiling to covers; circular spot of residue on front cover from original price sticker.
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$20.00
Morning on College St.: Duplicities

Morning on College St.: Duplicities

by BRANDENBURG, John Harkey

Norman: Self-Published, 1980. Limited. Stapled paperback. Good-. Stapled paperback. Good-. Some wear to edges and corners, some rubbing/wear to covers; some soiling to covers; some sunning to spine; some curling to spine; staples rusting; pages browning; small V shaped tear to front cover and first half of pages. One of the limited edition copies SIGNED and numbered printings, this being #82.
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$17.00