Category: Poetry


Sort

Showing 1-20 of 120

ANTS ON THE MELON. A Collection of Poems

By: Adair, Virginia Hamilton

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Random House, (c. 1996),: 1996

Seller ID: 9718

ISBN: 0679448810


NY, Random House, (c. 1996),, 1996. Hardcover. fourth printing. Pages x + 158,octavo (approx. 5 3/4' x 8 1/2"), hardcover, fourth printing. Book is in near Fine condition; dust jacket has sunned spine, else Very Good. 082203A ISBN: 0-679-44881-0 View more info

VICE. New and Selected Poems

By: Ai

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Co., (c. 1999),: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 12531

ISBN: 0393047059


New York, W.W. Norton & Co., (c. 1999),, 1999. 1st Edition. Hardcover. first edition. Pages xiv + 256,octavo, hardcover, first edition. Book is in Fine condition. Dust jacket has slight rubbing, near Fine. National Book Award Winner gold sticker on front of dust jacket. 010608A ISBN: 0393047059 View more info

PEDLAR OF APRIL. Poems of Lister Alwood

By: Alwood, Lister

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Dierkes Press, 1951,: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 11125

Condition: Very Good


Pages: 64, octavo. All of the poems in this book appeared first in the "Line O' Type or Two" column of the Chicago Tribune. Inscribed by the author. An inscription, not by the author, is also present on front free endpaper. A little sunning at cover edges, still Very Good. 110205A View more info

THE BIRD-CATCHER, And Other Poems.

By: Armstrong, Martin.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Martin Secker: 1929

Edition: limited edition

Seller ID: 000016423

Condition: Very Good


Small quarto, parchment-backed boards, limited edition, #445 pf 500 copies, signed by the author. Head of spine lightly bumped, cover corners rounded. With dust jacket: half-ich at head of spine missing, some all-ver soil, worn at edges, back panel detached at spine fold, only Fair. 082203A View more info

EARLIER.

By: Arnett, Carroll.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Rochelle, NY, The Elizabeth Press: (c. 1972)

Edition: first, limited edition

Seller ID: 000015612

Condition: Fine


Green paper covered boards, 45 pages. Designed by Martino Mardersteig. Limited to 400 copies. Fine in a lightly sunned carboard slipcase with a half-inch tear on one corner. 081006A View more info

THE VOLUNTEER AND OTHER POEMS.

By: Asquith, Herbert.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd.: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000015389

Condition: Very good


Octavo, stapled wrappers, 23 pp + 1 page of publisher's ads.Covers lightly tanned at edges. 012306A View more info

W. H. AUDEN. COLLECTED POEMS.

By: Auden, W. H.. Edited by Edward Mendelson.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1976

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000017758

Condition: Very good +


Prefaced by a two page "special message" to the members of the First Edition Society by Stephen Spender. Color frontispiece portrait of Auden by Daniel Schwartz specially commissioned by The First Edition Society. Quarto (approx. 6 1/2" wide by 10" tall), full red leather with gilt titles and decorations, raised bands on spine. all edges gilt. Includes bound-in ribbon marker. Silk moire endpapers are a bit sunned at the edges. 696 pages. Includes appendic... View more info

FRENCH-CANADIAN VERSE

By: Baubie, William Edward, author and illustrator.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Lakeside Press: 1917

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000015251

Condition: Good


Small octavo ( approx. 5" by 7 3/4"), 81 pages. Patterned paper-cover boards with pictorial inset. Black and white illustrations in text drawn by the author. Inscribed by the author. Cracked and worn at joints, head and foot of spine worn down. Text clean and bright. 120506A View more info

THE POEMS OF WILLIAM BLAKE

By: Blake, William

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cambridge, England, The Limited Editions Club, at the University Printing House, 1973,: 1973

Edition: limited edition

Seller ID: 12522

Condition: Fine


Selected, Edited, and Introduction by Aileen Ward. With illustrations from Blake's illuminated books. #432 of 1500 copies. Cloth with leather spine. The monthly letter of the Limited Editions Club laid in. The book is in fine condition, slipcase has the slightest bit of wear at corners, a litle creasing on label, near Fine. 052507A View more info

THE WAGGONER AND OTHER POEMS.

By: Blunden, Edmund

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd.: 1920

Edition: first edition, second issue

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000015381

Condition: Very Good


Octavo, green cloth covers, printed label on spine with an extra spine label tipped in on rear fly-leaf. With inscription from publisher to poet John Drinkwater, Sept. 1920 on the front fly-leaf. Also inscription in author's hand dated April 24, 1931 to A. E. Culpin. View more info

SLEEPING OBSESSIONS

By: Bona, Mercy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, Release Press: (c. 1976)

Edition: Stated First printing

Seller ID: 000013690

ISBN: 091372209X

Condition: Very Good


Brooklyn: Release Press, (c. 1976). Stated First printing. softcover. Very Good. Photographs by Paul Oppedisano. Approx. 5 3/8 by 8 3/8 in. 56 pages. Fmr, owner name label (small) on front free endpaper. 040710A View more info

BEGINNING WITH O

By: Broumas, Olga

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: (c. 1977)

Edition: 7th printing

Seller ID: 000014933

ISBN: 0300021119

Condition: Fine


New Haven: Yale University Press, (c. 1977). 7th printing. softcover. Fine. Foreword by Stanley Kunitz. 74 pages. Vol. 72 of the Yale Series of Younger Poets. Very nice condition. 082203A View more info

THE MARRIAGE FEAST. A Fantasy.

By: Brown, Alice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1931

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000017349

Condition: Very good


Octavo, navy cloth spine over blue boards with gilt titles, [4] 54 pp. Presentation copy from the author to Robert Grant, and dated April 13, 1931. Signed and inscribed. Light wear at cover edges, former owner bookplate on front paste-down endpaper, else Very Good. A verse play between the Body and Soul. 110205A View more info

BAD JUDGMENT. Poems

By: Calbert, Cathleen

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Louisville, Sarabande Books, (c. 1999),: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9517

ISBN: 1889330248


Louisville, Sarabande Books, (c. 1999),, 1999. 1st Edition. Soft cover. first paperback ed. Pages 72, trade paperback, first paperback ed. Book is in near Fine condition. 012306A ISBN: 1-889330-24-8 View more info

THE GARDEN OF EARTHLY DELIGHTS

By: Carroll, Paul.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, City of Chicago: (1985)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000015178

ISBN: 0938903004

Condition: Fine


Published by the Chicago Office of Fine Arts, Department of Cultural Affairs, in conjunction with The Chicago Public Library. Winner of the Chicago Poets Award 1985. Illustrated with black and white illustrations. xiv, 40 [6]. Fine condition. 012306A View more info

I ASK THE IMPOSSIBLE

By: Castillo, Ana

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Anchor Books, (c. 2000),: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11155

ISBN: 0385720734


New York, Anchor Books, (c. 2000),, 2000. 1st Edition. Soft cover. first paperback edition. Pages 121, trade paperback, first paperback edition. Book is in Fine condition, appears unread. 012306A ISBN: 0-385-72073-4 View more info

THE POEMS OF GEORGE CHAPMAN

By: Chapman, George. Edited by Phyllis Brooks Bartlett

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Russell & Russell Inc.: 1962

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 000016832

Condition: near Very Good


Small quarto, brown cloth covers with gilt spine titles, xii + 488 pages. Includes frontis. portrait of chapman, and extensive notes. 1962 re-issue of the 1941 edition. On cover corner bumped, else Very Good. Clean and tight. 040414B View more info

THE OTHER MOZART. POEMS

By: Chmielarz, Sharon

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Princeton, Ontario Review Press: (2001)

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 12050

ISBN: 0865381011

Condition: Fine


97 pages, octavo. Book and dust jacket are in Fine condition. 041407A. Poems about "charming, intelligent, witty, beautiful, irreverent, Maria Anna (Nannerl) was the older sister of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. A musical genius in her own right, she toured the courts of Europe as a wunderkind from 1762-1767. But her career was cut short when her father decided to focus his resources on her brother, Wolfgang." View more info

SIGNS OF THE WHELMING

By: Christensen, Paul

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Latitudes Press, (c. 1983),: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9689

Condition: Very Good


Trade paperback. 81 pages. Part of Roots and Wings: New Poetry in Texas. First Series. Light crease at front cover corner, spot from price sticker on front, else Very Good. 082203A View more info

ATOMIC FIELD. Two Poems

By: Christopher, Nicholas

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Inc. (c. 2000),: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11119

ISBN: 0151005532

Condition: Fine


Pages 95, octavo, hardcover. 110205A View more info