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Chinese Love Lyrics

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Mount Vernon, Peter Pauper Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003568


62pp. Illustrated. Only traces of wear. A beautiful copy. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Cherry-Blossoms: Japanese Haiku Series III

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Mount Vernon, Peter Pauper Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003569


61pp. Illustrated. Translations of poems by Basho, Buson, Issa, Shiki and others. One corner bumped. A few small closed tears to the jacket. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Jade Flute: Chinese Poems in Prose

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Mount Vernon, Peter Pauper Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 003574


61pp. Illustrated. Top corners bumped. The jacket has a small closed tear to the top edge of the front panel. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Poetical Works of Wordsworth with Introduction and Notes

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1951

Seller ID: 004365


779pp. Bookplate on the front pastedown. Bound in blue quarter leather with five faux raised bands, six gilt stamped compartments, and a red leather spine label. Edited by Thomas Huchinson. Revised by Ernest de Selincourt. The blue cloth is spotted. Housed in the original slipcase which is rubbed at the joints and is starting to split at one joint. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info

Cherry-Blossoms Japanese Haiku Series III

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Mount Vernon, Peter Pauper Press: 1960

Seller ID: 006611


61pp Light rubbing on the bottom of the book. Dust jacket has one closed tear along top edge. Small chipped area along top of spine. No marks inside. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Representative Poems of Living Poets American and English Selected By the Poets Themselves

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Cassell & Co.: 1886

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009201


683pp. Illustrated. Bound in original light green beveled cloth stamped in light blue, black and gilt, all edges gilt. Patterned endpapers. Introduction by George Parsons Lathrop. Bottom corners bumped and rubbed but not rubbed through. Some spotting to the verso of the boards along the edges. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Changed Cross and Other Religious Poems

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Anson D.F. Randolph & Co.: 1872

Seller ID: 010319


288pp. Original white cloth stamped in gilt, all edges gilt. Corners bumped, two corners rubbed through. Cloth mottled. Offsetting to pages 112-113 where a period silk bookmark was removed. Uneven darkening to the cloth. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Changed Cross and Other Religious Poems

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Anson D.F. Randolph & Co.: 1870

Edition: Revised Edition.

Seller ID: 019335


228pp. Original brown beveled boards with lettering stamped in gilt, all edges gilt. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Spine ends frayed. Occasional foxing. Endpapers and pastedowns show light soil. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Rock of Ages

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, M. A. Donohue & Company:

Seller ID: 019436


Unpaginated (13pp.). Illustrated. Nice chromolithography. Decorative endpapers. Corners bumped and rubbed. Spine heavily chipped. Gift inscription dated 1910 on the front pastedown. Boards scuffed. Text clean. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Selections of Religious Poetry

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Longstreth:

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 021848


182pp. Original brown cloth with lettering stamped in gilt on the front board. Ca. 1850's. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Some staining to the cloth. Foxed. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Spine rubbed through at the front joint, smaller than the size of a button. View more info

Vale and Other Poems

By: A.E. [George W. Russell]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1931

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 985


50pp. 1st American Edition. Original rose colored cloth with blue paper spine label and label on the front cover. Russell was a contemporary of Yeats and introduced James Joyce to him. Frank O'Connor considered him to be the literary father to three generations of Irish writers. Lettering on spine label almost completely dulled. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Sing with the Wind

By: Abbott, Winston O.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: South Windsor, Inspiration House: 1972

Edition: Fourth Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 018716


Unpaginated (56pp.). Illustrated. This copy signed by the author and illustrator on the title page. Traces of spotting to the bottom edge. Some stain to the heel of the joint at the back panel. Some chipping to the jacket. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Sonnets and Canzonets

By: Alcott, A. Bronson

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Albert Saifer: 1969

Seller ID: 012294


149pp. Original pea green cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt. Traces of discoloration to the cloth. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Poetic Achievement of Ezra Pound

By: Alexander, Michael

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1981

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 012504


247pp. Wraps creased at the corners. Ink stamps on the endpapers. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Irish Poetry: From the English Invasion to 1798

By: Alspach, Russell K.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania: 1964

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 3264


146pp. Some discoloration to the cloth. The jacket is crisp and clean. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

The Complete Collected Poems of Maya Angelou

By: Angelou, Maya

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020521


273pp. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Many pages folded at one corner (impromptu bookmarks). The back endpaper has a photocopied copy of Angelou's poem, "A Brave and Startling Truth" affixed with tape. Corners bumped. The heel of the spine shows a small area of discoloration. The jacket is edgeworn where the laminate is peeling and apparently dampstained, from an examination of the verso. Obviously a reading copy of the first edition. View more info

Chiefly Hellenic Reveries

By: Anthony, Theodore Van Wyck

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, The Exposition Press: 1947

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 013809


59pp. Illustrated. This second printing has amendments and addenda that were lacking from the first printing. Corners bumped. The jacket is unevenly browned and has a few small closed tears to the edges of the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Poems of Wordsworth

By: Arnold, Matthew (ed.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell: 1892

Seller ID: 018723


319pp. Frontispiece engraving. Original silked floral pattern paper over white boards which are elaborately stamped in gilt. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Spine darkened. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Juvenilia: Poems, 1922-1928

By: Auden, W.H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton Univ. Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 936


263pp. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Riders at the Gate: A Volume of Verse

By: Auslander, Joseph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, MacMillan: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 561


83pp. This copy lacking the front free endpaper. Pastedowns browned from poor quality binding glue. Spine ends bumped. The jacket is edgeworn along the top with closed and open tears. The bottom edge of the jacket has a couple of nicks at the rear panel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info