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The Poets' Gallery: A Series of Portrait Illustrations of British Poets from Paintings designed expressly for this Work By the Most Eminent British Artists

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company: 1870

Seller ID: 034292


172 pages, plus numerous tissue guarded engraved plates. Brown cloth over beveled boards with gilt and black stamped lettering/decoration. All edges of text are gilded. Covers are lightly soiled and show rubbing and a few small chips along edges and joints. Light wear at spine ends. Presentation note on front end leaf. Scattered, mostly light, foxing. Volume remains fairly tight. View more info

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Out of Iowa

By: Ames, Van Meter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Harrison, Poetry Publisher:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and signed By the Author

Seller ID: 034966


Copyright is 1936. 95 pages. Inscribed by the author to Jessie Hollweck on front free end leaf, and dated 19 May 1936. End leaves are darkened where news clippings once laid. A few penciled notations on rear end leaves. Dust jacket is darkened and shows chips and tears along edges, with one closed tear going through the first letter of the authors' name. Otherwise, lettering on jacket is good and the dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

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Poems in a Child's Eyes: Pjesme U Ocima Djece

By: Auden, W. H. And Branko Brusar (Translators)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Nadja Kripplebush: 1998

Seller ID: 035280


Limited to 130 copies in wrappers, numbered 1-100 and i-xxx (hors commerce) of which this copy is xi. Blue paper wrap covers are slightly faded over spine. Otherwise Fine. View more info

Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers and Other Poems

By: Aytoun, Willam Edmondstoune

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, William Blackwood and Sons: 1863

Seller ID: 032148


268 pages. Full red leather covers, with raised spine bands and gilt stamped lettering and decoration. All edges of text are gilded. Marbled end leaves. Rubbing along bottom edges, and a couple of small and light scuffs on covers. Volume remains bright and very attractive. View more info

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Sleep

By: Beardsley, J. D.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Rushden, Northamptonshire, Sceptre Press:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: 035289


Copyright is 1972. Limited edition of 100 copies, of which the first 30 are signed. This copy is number 19 and is signed. View more info

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Les Psaumes En Vers Francais D'apres L'hebreu Avec La Reproduction De huit Gravures Originales Creees Pour Ces Psaumes Sous Le titre De Vie Du Roi David

By: Belanger, Jeannine

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Montreal, Editions Du Silence: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Author and By the Illustrator

Seller ID: 035835


221 pages. Number 21 of a limited edition of 40 copies signed by both the author and the illustrator. The illustrator, David Silverberg, has also signed the illustration following the title page, titled "David Roe d'Israel." Sewn in silk book mark. Dust jacket with deckled edges is now in a clear protective sleeve. Lacking the slipcase originally issued with. Due to size and weight, additional charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

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26 Poems for Jerry Cebula

By: Belford, Ken

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Blackwater, Self Published: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035115


26 poems on 28 leaves plus title page, laid unbound into heave gage white paper cover. Title page is signed by Ken Belford, and in his hand is written "Blackwater 1993." White binder has a surface engraving of an insect, with slight green coloring. Cover shows a few very slight smudges. Volume is otherwise Fine, being bright, clean, and intact. A rare, and possibly unique set. View more info

Knights and Squires: More Poems on Moby Dick

By: Bennett, John V. & Philip S. Brachman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: De Pere, WI, St. Norbert College Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032466


71 pages, soft bound. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Covers are slightly curled and show a few light smudges. View more info

Silence in the Snowy Fields

By: Bly, Robert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Middletown, CT, Wesleyan University Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition / Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 033141


First published in October of 1962. 60 pages. Author's inscription on half title page reads: "For ______ _______ / a subscriber! / Robert Bly" followed by a small drawing of a house with the caption "Odin House." Slight signs of handling, but overall a tight and clean copy. View more info

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Independence Days

By: Bond, Bruce

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Topeka, Kansas, Woodley Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034950


Copyright is 1990. 50 pages, soft bound. View more info

Loading Mercury With A Pitchfork

By: Brautigan, Richard

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster:

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Seller ID: 032426


Copyright is 1976. 127 pages, soft bound. Very slightly darkened spot on fore edge. Slight signs of handling. Volume is otherwise tight and very clean View more info

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Five Prose Poems of Escape

By: Brilliant, Alan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Greensboro, Unicorn Press: 1980

Seller ID: 035282


Limited to 250 copies, of which the first fifty copies have been signed for Friends of Unicorn Press. This signed copy is number 12, and includes a brief personal inscription above the colophon. View more info

The Poems of Robert Browning

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press:

Seller ID: 033354


Copyright is 1979. Full leather covers with gilt stamped lettering and decoration. Raised spine bands. All edges of text are gilded. Silk moire end leaves and book mark. View more info

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Fra Lippo Lippi

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Florence, Giulio Giannini & Son: 1923

Seller ID: 009631


Light age toning on covers. Slight wave in volume. View more info

The Poetical Works of John Preston Campbell

By: Campbell, John Preston

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Topeka, Kansas, Geo. W. Crane & Co.: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029856


244 pages. Cloth covers are rubbed along edges and show light wear at spine ends and corners. Small private library plate on front paste down. Title page is partially detached, though remains tightly in place. Volume remains tight and is otherwise clean and intact. View more info

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Esther M. Clark: A Brief Compilation of Positive Proofs, Together with Opinions of Judges, Establishing authorship of the Poem Entitled "The Call of Kansas" in Esther M. Clark, of Chanute, Kansas

By: Cavaness, Herbert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Self Published: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035545


56 pages. Page 1/2 with the poem "The Call of Kansas" on recto and blank verso has been cut out. Covers are a little soiled and show wear along edges. Volume remains tight and contents are clean and intact. View more info

Out Where the West Begins, and Other Western Verses

By: Chapman, Arthur

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 027322


90+ pages; Signed "With the compliments of..." and dated March 12, 1917; Contents remain un-opened. View more info

A Calendar of Sentiments By Kansas Writers [for the year of 1918]

By: Collister, Ida (Compiler)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Topeka, Crane & Company: 1917

Edition: First, Thus

Seller ID: 026169


Non-paginated; Front cover is stiff paper, followed by first leaf with several quotes of prose and poetry, followed by one page for each week of the year, followed by one blank page; Each page with poetry, prose, and excerpts pertaining to Kansas, by various well know writers (William Allen White, John Ingalls, Eugene Ware, Dodd Gaston, and many others); Volume is bound with three string ties at top; One string tie has cut through the binding hole of the last leaf; The l... View more info

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The Faith of Poetry

By: Corman, Cid

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Green River, VT, Longhouse: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035290


Seven pages stapled together and folded into a decorative envelope. Small bit of residue on back of envelope where it appears a sticker was once applied. Otherwise Fine. View more info

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Goat's House

By: DeGruson, Gene

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Topeka, KS, Woodley Memorial Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034951


Copyright is 1986. 47 pages, soft bound. Slight smudge on top cover. Otherwise a bright and clean copy. View more info