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Image for Blago Bung, Blago Bung, Bosso Fatakal: First Texts of German Dada (Anti-Classics of Dada)

Blago Bung, Blago Bung, Bosso Fatakal: First Texts of German Dada (Anti-Classics of Dada)

By: Huelsenbeck, Richard; Walter Sterner; Hugo Ball

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Atlas Press: 1995

Seller ID: 143159

ISBN: 0947757864

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slight wear to cover. 176 pages. 6 5/8"w x 7 3/8"h. "This collection presents, for the first time in English, three pivotal Dada publications: the first collection of Dada poems in any language, the Dada novel, and the single most important Dada manifesto published during the movement's heyday in Zurich." View more info

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A High Wind in Jamaica or The Innocent Voyage

By: Hughes, Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N Y, Signet: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146328

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Very slight edge wear. Previous owner's name inside. 192 pages. "A hot draught of mad, primal fantasy and poetry." View more info

Seventeen Danish Poets: A Bilingual Anthology of Contemporary Danish Poetry

By: Ingwersen, Niels

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, Windflower Press: 1981

Seller ID: 116051

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 164 pages. Previous owner's name inside. Creases and closed tears on spine. View more info

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Barnes Book of Nursery Verse

By: Ireson, Barbara (editor)

Price: $8.41

Publisher: N Y, A.S. Barnes: 1960

Seller ID: 134609

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 286 pages. Worn and frayed edges of cover; small tears on dust jacket. Index of first lines; Index of authors. View more info

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Visual Poetry the Drawings of Joseph Stella

By: J. Moser

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Smithsonian Inst Pr: 1990

Seller ID: 145222

ISBN: 0874747317

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very slight shelf wear to covers only; covers and spine are creaseless. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 166 pages with large, often full page color prints throughout. View more info

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The Peter Patter Book: Rimes for Children

By: Jackson, Leroy F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N Y, Rand McNally & Co.: 1930

Seller ID: 145361

Condition: Fair


A well-read children's book. Small tears and stains to blue cloth cover. Two pages have open tears with chunks missing, and several other pages have closed tears. Beautiful full-color illustrations throughout. Pictorial endpapers. 9 7/8"w x 12 1/8"h. Unpaginated. Reading copy. View more info

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The Selected Poetry of Robinson Jeffers

By: Jeffers, Robinson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N Y, Random House: 1959

Seller ID: 144734

Condition: Very Good


Ink marking to a few pages at the beginning of the book.. Previous owner's name inside. Full red cloth boards. 622 pages. This collection contains 125 poems, including such longer works as Roan Stallion, Tamar, The Tower Beyond Tragedy, Descent to the Dead, and the best of his shorter lyrical writings. Foreword by Robinson Jeffers. Index of poems and first lines. View more info

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A Thousand Petals: Haiku and Tanka

By: Johnson, Jinna

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Rutland, Vermont, Charles E Tuttle: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 129317

ISBN: 0804805792

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 100 pages. Slight liquid stains to the edges of a few pages. Brown cloth boards. Lime green endpapers. Printed in Japan. "The book is divided into two sections, a large one of haiku and a smaller one of eight tanka. The tanka is a form of Japanese poetry that is two lines longer than the haiku, the haiku being one of three lines and the tanka of five. The haiku section has eight subsections, most of which are about nature; e.g., the first section is entitled "Trees and Leaves." Each poem is self-contained an can be enjoyed even w... View more info

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William Blake: The Seer and His Visions

By: Klonsky, Milton

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Harmony Books: 1977

Seller ID: 142134

ISBN: 0517529408

Condition: Near Fine


Book is very clean with a little shelf wear to covers only: one crease at back Very slight corner wear. Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 142 pages, about 32 pages in full color on glossy paper, many in large format, the remaineder of this heavily illustrated book in b&w. Blakes pictures are presented on the same page together with the poetry and Biblical passages that inspired them. View more info

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Kenneth Koch [The Academy of American Poets Audio CD]

By: Koch, Kenneth

Price: $150.00

Publisher: N Y, Academy of American Poets:

Seller ID: 145679

Condition: Near Fine


Audio CD in plastic case. Contains twenty recordings from November 18, 1969 at the Guggenheim and eleven recordings from March 8, 1994 at The New School. Introductions by Harry Matthews and David Lehman. View more info

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Imaged Words & Worded Images

By: Kostelanetz, Richard (editor)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: N Y, Outerbridge & Dienstfrey: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Editor

Seller ID: 146023

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slightly bumped corners. Tears and edge wear to dust jacket. Concrete poetry by Claes Oldenburg, Raoul Hausmann, Herb Lubalin, John Cage, Gary Indiana, William Copley, Allan Kaprow, Merce Cunningham, and others. Edited with an introduction by Richard Kostelanetz. Inscribed by Richard Kostelanetz on title page. View more info

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Early Mughal Painting [lalit Kala Series Portfolio # 10]

By: Krishna, Anand ; Khandalavala, Karl; Gorakshkar, Sadashiv ; (eds.)

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Lalit Kala Akademi: 1971

Seller ID: 139320

Condition: Very Good


Large format loose leaf paper binder with string tie containing four page descriptive text and six loose leaf pages with tipped in full color prints on each. The prints are different sizes but all similar to the first, which measures 8 1/2 " X 8 1/2". Prints are as follows: The white elephant, circa 1580; An encampment scene circa 1600; Bahar falls from his horse circa 1600; Camel fight circa 1610; An imaginary meeting etween jahangir and Shah Abbas of Persia, c. 1618; A Mughal beauty C. 1640. Prints are all in excellent condition, the paper they are mounted to is age toned and an ... View more info

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Aucassin and Nicolete Done Into English By Andrew Lang

By: Lang, Andrew

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, David Nutt: 1910

Seller ID: 140669

Condition: Very Good


Small format hardback: 4 3/4"w x7"h. 51 pages. Tan cloth boards with black title and decoration. Previous owner has written the date on the front endpaper. Decorative title page with red lettering. Originally published in 1887, this is a reprint from 1910. Deckle edges. Printed on heavy, creamy paper. View more info

Le Vierge Incendie Suivi De Nuit Du 15 Au 26 Novembre 1948

By: Lapointe, Paul-Marie

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Montreal, PQ, Canada, Editions Typo: 1998

Seller ID: 117048

ISBN: 2892951542

Condition: Near Fine


An excellent copy with straight spine, uncreased covers and spine, sharp corners and clean text unmarked in any way. 171 pages. Text is in French. View more info

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A Tree for Poverty

By: Laurence, Margaret

Price: $22.50

Publisher: ECW Press: 1993

Seller ID: 144208

ISBN: 1550221779

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition but with a crunch to the back cover at lower edge, causing a wrinkle. This is the only blemish, otherwise as new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 145 pages. View more info

Ann Hamilton: Whitecloth

By: Lauterbach, Ann; Philbrick, Harry;

Price: $16.95

Publisher: The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art: 1999

Seller ID: 142083

ISBN: 1888332093

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows light scuffing and corner wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, , text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Exhibition catalog for the show at the publisher's gallery from Jan 24 - May 23 1999. B&W photos throughout with some color also accompanied by poetry by Ms. Lauterbach. 72 pages with gallery layout sketches at front and back. View more info

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Has Art? Vol. #5

By: Lawrimore, Scott; Mallarme, Stephane; Layman, Isaac; Shaw, Jeremy; Rodriguez, Bert; Moreno, Gean; Greenwood, Wynne; Brooks, Amra; Silva, Carolina; Offenbacher, Matthew

Price: $38.75

Publisher: Seattle, WA, SMl Editions: 2011

Seller ID: 134666

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect; solid, straight binding, text/interior is free of marking of any kind. Poetry with b&w images, prints, photos. View more info

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Dong with a Luminous Nose, The

By: Lear, Edward

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N Y, Adama Books: 1986

Seller ID: 140726

ISBN: 0915361469

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Oblong format: 8 1/2"w x 6 1/8"h. Glossy pictorial cover. Nonsense poem by Edward Gory with Edward Gorey illustrations. "Far and few, far and few, Are the lands where the Jumblies live; Their heads are green, and their hands are blue, And they went to sea in a sieve." View more info

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The Last Avant Garde: The making of the New York School of Poets

By: Lehman, David

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N Y, Doubleday: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 145501

ISBN: 038547542X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Inscribed by David Lehman on the title page. This book has the scent of nag champa incense. View more info

Donne's "Anniversaries" and the Poetry of Praise: The Creation of a Symbolic Mode

By: Lewalski, Barbara K.

Price: $19.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Princeton University Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133244

ISBN: 0691062587

Condition: Near Fine


Very clean book with light fading to top and bottom edges & light foxing to bottom page ends only, otherwise Fine in every respect: no edge wear, sharp corners, square, straight & solid binding, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 1/4 black cloth at spine with olive cloth boards, gilt lettering on spine. 386 pages. Dust jacket is price clipped, has light chipping at corners, a few tiny (1/8") tears. View more info