Category: Poetry


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SOLDIER POETS OF THE GREAT WAR. An Exhibition at the Grolier Club.

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, The Grolier Club: 1988

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000018463

ISBN: 0939226049

Condition: Fine

Wrappers (approximately 5 7/8" wide by 8 7/8" tall). Frontis. illustration from the dust jacket of Sassoon's "Memoirs of An Infantry Officer." Unpaginated (but 24 leaves). Fine condition. World War I, The Great War, Poetry. 092508B View more info

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


By: Anderson, Jack

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Release Press: (c. 1975)

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000013721

ISBN: 0913722065

Condition: Very Good

Brooklyn, NY: Release Press, (c. 1975). First edition. softcover. Very Good. Release Press No. 7. Cover art by Ira Joel Haber. 55 pages. 040710A View more info


By: Andrea, Geri.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, World Arts and Sciences Publishing Co.: 1950

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000018026

Condition: Fine

Designs by the author. Octavo, glossy light green boards with title and pictorial design in silver. 72 pages, frontis of author. Limited editon, #344 of 789 copies, signed by the author on the limitation page in the rear. Poems about the circus. Chipped and torn glassine wrapper. 100403A 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


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


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


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 appendices and indices, including an Index of Titles and an Index of First Lines, among others. 012306A This heavy book will incur ad... View more info


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


By: Berrigan, Daniel.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Unicorn Press: 1973

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000018692

ISBN: 0877750491

Condition: Very good

Foreword by Philip Berrigan. Octavo, black cloth spine over white boards, 124 pages. Dust jacket has a couple of closed tears, a little chipping at foot of spine. "All the poems Daniel wrote in18 months in Danbury prison." 012306A View more info


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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