The Maximus Poems

by Olson, Charles

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The Maximus Poems

by OLSON, Charles

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1960
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Near Fine
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New York: Jargon / Corinth Books, 1960. Softcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First combined edition, limited issue. Cloth and printed paper wrappers applied to the cloth. A touch of age-toning, still easily fine. Copy letter Z of 26 lettered and Signed copies.
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The Maximus Poems

by OLSON, Charles

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1960
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Fine
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$950.00

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New York: Jargon / Corinth Books, 1960. Hardcover. Fine. First combined edition, limited issue. Cloth and printed paper wrappers applied on cloth. A touch of age-toning, still easily fine. The total hardcover edition consisted of 101 copies: 26 lettered and signed copies, plus 75 numbered copies. This copy is unsigned but marked "Presentation" on the colophon page. … Read more
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The Maximus Poems

by Olson, Charles

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Derringer Books
Published
1960
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Fine
Edition
First edition
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$850.00

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New York: Jargon / Corinth, 1960. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. 8vo. The first complete edition of Olson's sequence of poems (he called them "letters") that formed the backdrop for some of his most enduring writings. Special hardbound limited edition in acetate wrapper. This is copy 61 of 75 copies printed thus. There were also… Read more
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The Maximus Poems

by Olson, Charles

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James Cummins Bookseller
Published
1960
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Brown cloth with inset paper illustrations. Very fine
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The limited edition of the first combined edition of these poems
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$750.00

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New York: Jargon/Corinth Books, 1960. The limited edition of the first combined edition of these poems, Number 75 of 75 numbered copies. Designed and edited by Jonathan Williams. 159, [1] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Brown cloth with inset paper illustrations. Very fine. The limited edition of the first combined edition of these poems, Number 75 of 75 numbered… Read more
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The Maximus Poems

by Charles Olson

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Ashlar Books
Published
1960
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$600.00

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About fine copy of the limited ( 75 numbered & 26 signed ) hardcover edition. This copy is one that is designated as "Presentation". Slightest bit of sunning to spine and just a bit of rubbing to the bottom of the spine edge. Issued without dust jacket.
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The Maximus Poems

by Olson, Charles

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Passages Bookshop
Published
1960
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First printing
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$575.00

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New York: Jargon/Corinth, 1960. First printing. 160 pp., 6.25 x 9.25 inches. Designed and edited by Jargon Press, and published in association with Corinth Books. One of 75 numbered copies, specially bound by hand in full cloth with printed cover and spine labels pasted down. Issued without dust-jacket. Spine label a bit darkened, faint spotting to top edge, a… Read more
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The Maximus Poems

by Olson, Charles

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Division Leap, ABAA
Published
1960
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$450.00

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New York: Jargon / Corinth, 1960. 8vo, 160 pp, bound in full cloth with illustrated pastedowns to panels and spine. Limited edition, one of 75 numbered hardcover copies - there were also 26 lettered and signed copies. The first complete edition of Olson's work. Glover A15. Offsetting to endpapers, as often, with some toning to spine… Read more
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THE MAXIMUS POEMS (Inscribed)

by OLSON, Charles

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Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB
Published
1960
Edition
First of this edition
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$350.00

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New York: Jargon / Corinth Books. 1960. First of this edition. Softcover. The correct first printing, with $1.95 cover price (copies with a $2.50 price are second printings, 1964). Tall octavo, card covers. pp (6), 160, [2]. Yellowing to page edges, covers, and spine, as often; small corner crease to three leaves; scattered foxing spots; VG otherwise.… Read more
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The Maximus Poems.

by OLSON, Charles.

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PATRICK POLLAK RARE BOOKS
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Cape Goliard Press. London. [1970]. First English edition.. pp. [168] UNPAGINATED. Mustard-coloured cloth in dust wrapper, small brown mark at the foot of the rear panel not affecting the cloth, Prospectus loosely added, a very good copy. *This is the first English edition completely redesigned and re-set from the U.S. Jargon/Corinth edition of 1960. It was also… Read more
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The Maximus Poems

by Olson, Charles:

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Paul Brown Books
ISBN
9780206619688
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$161.42

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-Cape Goliard Press (1970)-. First UK edition, 1970. unpaginated. Cloth, a little grubby at the spine. Very good indeed. No dustjacket.
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Maximus Poems

by Olson, Charles

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ANTHOLOGY BOOKSELLERS
Published
1960
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780870910418
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$115.50

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Cape Goliard Press for Jargon/Corinth, 1960. First edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. Limitation not specified. 4to, pp. unnumbered. Lower corners of boards lightly bumped.
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The Maximus Poems

by OLSON, CHARLES

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Hard To Find Books
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$104.28

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Cape Goliard Press 1960. UK FIRST EDITION, quarto softcover, illus light card covers, blue lettering to spine and covers, mustard eps, frontispiece, lacking page numbers, VG (light foxing to covers and spine, light scuffing to board and spine extrems, moderate browning and foxing to page edges, previous shop stamp and blue ink pricing to fep)
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The Maximus Poems

by Olson, Charles

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Minotavros Books
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st UK Edition
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$101.21

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London: Cape Goliard Press, 1960. 1st UK Edition. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo (imperial). 83 leaves (unpaginated). Illustrated paper covers. Bumping to spine ends, creasing to corners, slight rubbing to joints. Hinges cracking. Creases to a few leaves. Text clean. Some staining to edges.
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The Maximus Poems

by Olson, Charles

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Manchester By the Book
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780870910418
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$100.00

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Jargon / Corinth, 1960. Hardcover. Very Good. Previous owner gift inscription on an early page. Light bumping to the edges of the cover, in a protective cover. Second Printing designed for Jargon/Corinth by Cape Goliard Press. $10 on the front flap.
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The Maximus Poems

by Charles Olson

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The Saint Bookstore
Condition
New
ISBN
9780520055957
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$80.70

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Paperback / softback. New. This work brings together the three volumes of Olson's long poem (originally published in 1960, 1968 and 1975 respectively) in one book.
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The Maximus Poems

by Olson, Charles

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Bonita
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New
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9780520055957
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$75.52

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Paperback. New. Brand New.
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THE MAXIMUS POEMS

by Olson, Charles

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William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB
Published
1970
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$75.00

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[New York]: Jargon / Corinth, 1970. Quarto. Cloth. Frontis. One corner worn, else near fine in dust jacket. First edition in this format, clothbound issue. An American issue of the sheets of the Cape Goliard collective edition, beautifully presented in larger format than the 1960 edition.
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THE MAXIMUS POEMS

by Olson, Charles

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William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB
Published
1970
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[New York]: Jargon / Corinth, 1970. Quarto. Cloth. Frontis. Top edge a bit dusty, otherwise fine in dust jacket. First edition in this format, clothbound issue. An American issue of the sheets of the Cape Goliard collective edition, beautifully presented in larger format than the 1960 edition.
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The Maximus Poems

by OLSON, Charles

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780520040151
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$75.00

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Berkeley, California: University of California Press, 1983. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. Quarto. Near fine with a few light spots on the top of the boards and text block in very good or better dust jacket with some foxing, mostly at the edges.
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The Maximus Poems; Maximus Poems IV, V, VI

by Olson, Charles

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The Old Mill Bookshop
Published
1969
Condition
Wrappers. Fine
Edition
First U.K. edition, Advance Review Copy
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London: Cape Goliard; Grossman, 1969. First U.K. edition, Advance Review Copy. 1 vols. 4to. Wrappers. Fine. First U.K. edition, Advance Review Copy. 1 vols. 4to.
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The Maximus Poems

by Charles Olson

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Journobooks
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$67.97

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London: Cape Goliard Press, 1967. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. First volume in the Maximus series, first UK edition. Scarce thus. Undated but presumed 1967 (when the Goliard Press joined Jonathan Cape). All in VG order. Large format. Very small loss to corner of second coloured prelim sheet.… Read more
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The Maximus Poems - Paperback

by Charles Olson

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LibroWorld
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new
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9780520055957
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Paperback. new. The Maximus Poems - Paperback | Author: Charles Olson | Publisher: University of California Press | Publication Date: 31253 | Number of Pages: 664 pages | Language: English | Binding: Paperback | ISBN-10: 0520055950 | ISBN-13: 9780520055957
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The Maximus Poems

by Olson, Charles

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Better World Books
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Used - Very Good
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9780520055957
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$47.95

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University of California Press. Used - Very Good. Used book that is in excellent condition. May show signs of wear or have minor defects.
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The Maximus Poems

by Charles Olson

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The Saint Bookstore
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New
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9780520055957
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Paperback / softback. New. This work brings together the three volumes of Olson's long poem (originally published in 1960, 1968 and 1975 respectively) in one book.
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The Maximus Poems

by Charles Olson

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Sellers & Newel Second-Hand Books
Published
1960
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st thus
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New York: Jargon/Corinth Books, 1960. 1st thus . Soft cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near fine. First printing. 160pp. Binding square and tight. Pages clean and unmarked. Minor wear. No tears or creases to wraps. Previous owner's name to inside front cover. A lovely copy of an excellent collection by the noted American… Read more
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THE MAXIMUS POEMS:; Volume III

by OLSON, Charles

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Second Life Books Inc
Published
1975
Edition
First edn
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$40.00

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NY: Viking, 1975. First edn. Edited by Charles Boer and George F. Butterick. Large 8vo, pp. 229. Paper wraps. VG. Poems, edited at Olsen's request from among his papers.
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The Maximus Poems

by Olson, Charles [author]; Butternick, George F. [editor]

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Blue Whale Books, ABAA
Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
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9780520055957
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$34.00

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University of California Press, 1983. Paperback. Near Fine. No markings. Ever so slight cover wear. Always securely packed. Professional booksellers since 1994. Satisfaction guaranteed.
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The Maximus Poems: Volume Three

by Charles Olson

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Moe's Books
Published
1975
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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Grossman Publishers, 1975. Soft cover. Good/No jacket. Some light wear on edges of covers, sunning on covers. Clean inside, good binding.
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THE MAXIMUS POEMS

by Olson, Charles

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William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB
Published
1960
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$25.00

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New York: Jargon / Corinth, 1960. Printed wrapper. First trade edition, ordinary issue. Ownership signature of another poet on title, wrapper quite tanned at extremities, internally very good.
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