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Worldly Hopes Poems

By: Ammons, A. R.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 10528


Book appears to be unread. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 51 pages; Flatsigned by Ammons on title page. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Sumerian Vistas: Poems

By: Ammons, A. R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 13927


Light general wear with light curl on corners, probably from owner's thumbing through the book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages; This copy belonged to Georgia writers, Jeanne and Al Braselton with their bookplate and some page notations in Al's hand on the ffep. View more info

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The Milky Way: Poems, 1967-1982

By: Anderson, Jon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Ecco Press: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 13935


Book has light shelf wear and aging. It is square and securely bound. Spine is neither cracked nor creased. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 175 pages; 1st Editions of this work were issued simultaneously in hard and softcover. This copy belonged to the Georgia writers Jeanne and Al Braselton. Al Braselton has check marked a number of the poems and has written marginal notes on several poems. View more info

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The Poet Assassinated

By: Apollinaire, Guillaume (Trans. Ron Padgett)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1968

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9871


Book has only light shelf wear and aging. Jacket appears to be near fine but has two areas of brownish streaks on back. Square and securely bound. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 128 pages; First English translation of Apollinaire's, Rabelaisian, semi-autobiographical poem. With exceptional and provocative illustrations by Dine. View more info

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Daytime and Starlight

By: Applewhite, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 13931


Some very light creasing on upper right of front. Also, there is an old damp stain on this same corner that affects some interior pages, only slightly. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 56 pages View more info

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Poems Dramatic and Later Poems

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan and Co.: 1885

Edition: 1st Collected Edition

Seller ID: 9866


Red leather with gold trim and decoration on front and gilt lettering and decoration on spine. Marbelized foredeges and endpapers. Book is square and binding seems secure. However, front hinge has obviously been reinforced with glue and spine has had damage with about half the surface decoration missing. Still a nice looking copy but with significant flaws. ; Vol. 3; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 204 pages; This is the third volume of three published in 1885 of all of Arnol... View more info

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The Norton Book of Light Verse

By: Baker, Russell (Ed. ) , with Kathleen Leland Baker

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Norton: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 10521


Book appears unread with only very light shelf wear. Jacket has light wear including some very small tears on the top edge. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 447 pages View more info

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Five Courtier Poets of the English Renaissance Sir Thomas Wyatt; Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey; Sir Philip Sidney; Fulke Greville, Lord Brooke; Sir Walter Raleigh

By: Bender, Robert M. (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Washington Square Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10526


Reddish patterned cloth with brick red backstrip and gilt titles on spine. Book appears unread, square and securely bound. Jacket has light edge, corner and surface wear with one small tear on back upper left corner. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 671 pages; Comprehensive selection. View more info

What can turn us from this deserted future -- Broadside

By: Berry, Wendell

Price: $50.00

Publisher: San Francisco, North Point Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15211


Black type on tan paper with different colored vases above poems and Berry's name in red. No apparent wear, a beautiful copy. This excerpt from Berry's "Standing by Words" was printed to honor the legacy of North Point Press. 1980-1991. The broadside was designed and printed by Okeanos Press. WorldCat locates only 9 copies in libraries. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 1 pages View more info

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The Man in the Black Coat Turns

By: Bly, Robert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, The Dial Press: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14547


Book has only light shelf wear along with some aging especially along spine. VG+. Jacket has wear, tears and holes and is at best G. Collection of Bly's poetry. Signed (Robert) with inscription and small drawing of a face by Bly.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 62 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Waiting for Winter

By: Boke, Nicholas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Perkinsville, Raspberry Publications: 1987

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13930


Beautiful copy. About fine. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 45 pages; Signed on the title page to Georgia poets, Jeanne and Al Braselton. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Before Sleep

By: Booth, Philip

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin Books: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition Softcover; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13929


Book has only light, general wear. About NF. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 78 pages; The first edition of this book was published simutaneously in hard and soft cover versions. This copy belonged to Georgia-poet, Al Braselton, who has check marked a number of poems. Two or three of the poems have Braselton's marginal notes. Interesting association. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Baruch Spinoza-- Broadside

By: Borges, Jorge Luis (trans. Yirmiyaho Yovel)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Black Oaks Books / Okeanos Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15228


Black type on tan paper. No apparent wear, a beautiful copy. This poem, used in Yirmiyahu Yovel's book "Spinoza and Other Heretics: The Marrano of Reason," was presented as a gift by Black Oak Books of Berkeley at a reading by Yovel. The broadside was printed by Okeanos Press in 1990. WorldCat locates only 4 copies in libraries.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1 pages View more info

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Vagrant Grace

By: Bottoms, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Port Townsend, Copper Canyon Press: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13932


Book has only very minor wear; it is about Fine. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 95 pages; Signed ("David") by Bottoms with brief inscription to Jeanne and Al Braselton, fellow Georgia writers. This book had a simultaneously published hardcover version ; Signed by Author View more info

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Armored Hearts: Selected and New Poems

By: Bottoms, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Port Townsend, Copper Canyon Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13937


Book has only very minimal shelf wear and aging. It is square and securely bound. Spine is neither cracked nor creased. VG+ to NF. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 141 pages; Inscribed by Bottoms on the ffep to Georgia writers, Jeanne and Al Braselton. This book was simultaneously issued in hard and soft cover 1st editions. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Bad Land

By: Braun, Richard Emil

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Penland NC, Jargon Society: 1971

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13122


Book has only very light shelf wear, feels unread. Jacket has some minor wear on flap folds; wear tends to blend with cover. ; Jacket Photograph; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; Unpaginated pages; Narrative poetry about unusual young men from fictional school and community. View more info

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Living Instead Poems by William Bronk

By: Bronk, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, North Point Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10527


Book appears unread. Jackethas very minor shelf wear. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 98 pages View more info

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Bone Palace Ballet New Poems

By: Bukowski, Charles

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Santa Rosa, CA, Black Sparrow Press: 1997

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 7952


The book appears As New with only a hint of shelf wear. Beautiful copy, never read. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 363 pages; Collection of some of Bukowski's later poems. View more info

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Upon This Most Delicate Profession - Broadside

By: Bukowski, Charles

Price: $125.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Second Coming: 1990

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 15203


This broadside is printed in black on slate blue papers. It has only a hint of wear at the corners. It is signed at the bottom by poet A. D. Winans who published "Second Coming" magazine and was a close friend of Bukowski. The broadside is one of an unstated number of copies issued with Volume 18, No. 1 of "Second Coming" magazine. This copy differs from that listed in the Bukowski bibliography, which gives dimensions of 4 9/16 X 7 inches while this one i... View more info

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The Dialogues of Archibald Macleish and Marl Van Doren

By: Bush, Warren (Ed. )

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Company , Inc.: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 10543


Book has light general wear and light aging. Book is square and binding is secure. Jacket has some short tears and small chips. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 285 pages; Recorded conversations between these two poets. View more info