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Image for Hickory, Dickory, Dock and Other Poems of Childhood

Hickory, Dickory, Dock and Other Poems of Childhood

By: N/A

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Mount Vernon, NY, Peter Pauper Press:

Seller ID: 145698

Condition: Good


Small spots on cover and marks on front endpaper. Tears on edge worn dust jacket. 62 pages. 4 3/8"w x 7 3/8"h. Interior pages clean and unmarked. Charming color illustrations by Sonia Roetter. No date of publication shown; circa 1950's. View more info

Poems from the Old English (Bison Book)

By: Raffel, Burton

Price: $23.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Univ of Nebraska Pr: 1964

Seller ID: 134092

ISBN: 0803251548

Condition: Near Fine


Translated by Burton Raffel, Forword by Robert Creed. Light wear only to uncreased covers, sharp corners, text/interior is free of marking of any kind. 121 pages. In Business for 21 years, we provide excellent and responsive customer service and pack in padded shipping material. View more info

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Two Chinese Peter Pauper Press Books

By: N/A

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Peter Pauper Press: 1960

Seller ID: 141933

Condition: Very Good


Two Chinese Peter Pauper Press Books: The Jade Flute, Chinese Poems in Prose (1960) and A Chinese Garden of Serenity (1959), Reflections of a Zen Buddhist. Both are in Very Good condition with Very Good dust jackets. 4 1/2"w x 7 3/8"h. View more info

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Romney Gay's Picture Book of Poems

By: N/A

Price: $18.95

Publisher: N Y, Grosset & Dunlap: 1940

Seller ID: 146107

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Green cloth spine is a little frayed. Previous owner's inscription inside. Tear on front endpaper. 36 pages. Black and white and color illustrations. View more info

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Twentieth-Century American Poetry

By: Aiken, Conrad (editor)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Modern Library: 1944

Seller ID: 144752

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full blue cloth boards. 408 pages. Index of poets and index of first lines. Previous owner's name inside. View more info

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Poems of Alcman, Sappho, Ibycus: Rendered from the Greek by Olga Marx and Ernst Morwitz.

By: Alcoman; Sappho; Ibycus; Marx, Olga; Morwitz, Ernst

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, Alfred A. Knopf: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 141216

Condition: Very Good


Beige cloth boards with gilt design. Top edge gilt. Smudges on cover. In good slipcase with wear to edges. One of 950 copies printed at the press of A. Colish for Alfred A. Knopf. Designed by Bruce Rogers. 5 3/4"w x 9 1/4"h. In Greek and English with olive colored decorations on each page. View more info

Devotional Poems of Mirabai

By: Alston, A.J. (trans)

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass: 1980

Seller ID: 133098

ISBN: 0895816105

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light general wear, binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, clear plastic protective wrapper. 144 pages. In business for 20 years we provide excellent customer service and ship in appropriate packing material to insure you purchase arrives undamaged. View more info

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Transformations

By: Anne Sexton

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1971

Seller ID: 137814

ISBN: 039512722X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 113 pages. "These poem-stories are a strange reenactment of seventeen Grimm fairy tales. What is most astonishing about these transformations is that they end up being as wholly personal as Anne Sexton's most intimate poems, coming curiously, for all their story-sound from a deep place." View more info

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Of Eros and of Dust: Poems from the City

By: Anthony, Steve (Editor)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Oscars Press: 1992

Seller ID: 141556

ISBN: 187266802X

Condition: Near Fine


Previous owner's stamp inside and ink smears on back cover, otherwise like new. A poetry anthology from 1990's London depicting the city by writers who are gay, straight, or somewhere in between. View more info

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Quartet for Three Voices: Poems

By: Applewhite, James

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S.A., Louisiana State Univ Pr: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 126808

ISBN: 0807127736

Condition: Near Fine


Light shelf wear to dust jacket, previous owner's initials on front end paper only blemishes, otherwise Fine. View more info

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April Galleons: Poems By John Ashbery

By: Ashbery, John

Price: $60.00

Publisher: N Y, Viking: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 145433

ISBN: 0670819581

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Signed by John Ashbery on the title page. Slight edge wear to book and dust jacket. This book has the scent of nag champa incense. Stated First Edition. View more info

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Wakefulness: Poems

By: Ashbery, John

Price: $65.00

Publisher: N Y, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 145484

ISBN: 0374285985

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Signed by John Ashbery on the title page. This book has the scent of nag champa incense. 80 pages. View more info

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Houseboat Days: Poems

By: Ashbery, John

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N Y, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1999

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 145482

ISBN: 0374525900

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Signed by John Ashbery on the title page. This book has the scent of nag champa incense. 88 pages. View more info

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Can You Hear, Bird

By: Ashbery, John

Price: $65.00

Publisher: N Y, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 145535

ISBN: 0374118310

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Signed by John Ashbery on the title page. This book has the scent of nag champa incense. Slight edge wear and scuffing to dust jacket. 174 pages. John Ashbery's seventeeth collection of poems. View more info

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Collected Poems

By: Auden, W.H.; Edward Mendelson (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N Y, Modern Library: 2007

Seller ID: 143371

ISBN: 0679643508

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full gray cloth boards. 930 pages. View more info

Image for Corriendo Bajo LA Lluvia/Running Back Through the Rain: Poesia Escogida 1982-1998/Selected Poems 1982-1998

Corriendo Bajo LA Lluvia/Running Back Through the Rain: Poesia Escogida 1982-1998/Selected Poems 1982-1998

By: Barrientos, Raul; Heller, Ben A.

Price: $36.50

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Swan Isle Pr: 2002

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 130719

ISBN: 096788084X

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and the text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows light wear, no tears, taped to boards. Dual language with Spanish on the L page and English on the R. View more info

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Paris Spleen (New Directions Paperbook)

By: Baudelaire, Charles

Price: $9.95

Publisher: N Y, New Directions: 1970

Seller ID: 140730

ISBN: 0811200078

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 118 pages. Later printing. Text in English. traslated by Louise Varese. View more info

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One Hundred Poems from Les Fleurs Du Mal

By: Baudelaire, Charles; C.F. MacIntyre, C. F. (translator)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, University of California Press: 1947

Seller ID: 143630

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's name inside. Full red cloth boards show slight wear. 400 pages. 5 1/2"w x 8 3/4"h. Text in French and English. Translated from the French by C.F. MacIntyre. View more info

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Rampant: Poems

By: Bell, Marvin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Port Townsend, Washington, U.S.A., Copper Canyon Press: 2004

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 124270

ISBN: 155659206X

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 67 pages. Second impression. View more info

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Nightworks: Poems 1962-2000

By: Bell, Marvin

Price: $4.88

Publisher: Port Towsend, Copper Canyon Press: 2000

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 138962

ISBN: 1556591802

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 179 pages. View more info