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Kate Greenaway's Mother Goose

By: Rh Value Publishing

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Gramercy Publishing Co.: 1978

Seller ID: 145126

ISBN: 0517262894

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's inscription inside. 56 pages. View more info

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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

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McSweeney's Issue 22 (McSweeney's Quarterly Concern)

By: McSweeney's

Price: $8.41

Publisher: San Francisco, McSweeney's: 2006

Seller ID: 133048

ISBN: 1932416668

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Maroon leatherette binding with magnetic spine strip holding three perfect bound books. McSWEENEY'S Issue 22: Three Books Held Within By Magnets: From the Notebook (The Unwritten Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald); The State of Constraint (New Work from Oulipo); The Poetry Chains of Dominic Luxford (Poets Choose Poets Till We Have Fifty). View more info

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Nueva York En Un Poeta: Recuerdos de García Lorca en America

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Madrid, Spain, Ediciones Tabapress: 1990

Seller ID: 142984

ISBN: 8486938236

Condition: Very Good


Small red cloth hardback with accordion (concertina) fold-out strip of photos and illustrations of Garcia Lorca's visit to New York. Separate staple-bound pamphlet with description of illustrations. Blue ink from accordion cover has rubbed off onto facing page of pamphlet. Black ink on red cover is a bit worn. 4 1/4"w x 5 3/4"h. Spine a bit slanted. Text in Spanish. View more info

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Li Zi Jian Paintings of 1994 (Humanity and Love: International Exhibition )

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: 1195

Seller ID: 142575

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Includes pamphlet from tour. Text in Chinese and English. 60 pages. 9 3/4"w x 9 3/4"h. Essays: "The Transcendent Realism of Li Zijian" by Dennis Wepman; "A Dinner with Poetry and Intelligence - My Impressions about Li Zijian's New Oil Paintings of 1994" by Xio Liang Zeng. Color reproductions. View more info

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Mother Goose or the Old Nursery Rhymes

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne:

Seller ID: 143677

Condition: Good


Green cloth spine and paper-covered boards with worn edges. Small format: 4 1/8"w x 6 3/8"h. Foxing to endpapers and loose rear hinge. No date of publication shown; circa 1900's. Color illustrations by Kate Greenaway. 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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Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society

By: Abu-Lughod, Lila

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1988

Seller ID: 142929

ISBN: 0520063279

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 317 pages. View more info

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0 To 9: The Complete Magazine, 1967-1969 (Lost Literature)

By: Acconci, Vito; Bernadette Maye (editors)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Ugly Duckling Presse/Lost Literature Series: 2006

Seller ID: 143202

ISBN: 1933254203

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 736 pages. 8 1/2"w x 10 7/8"h. Contributors include Sol Lewitt, Clark Coolidge, John Giorno, Dan Graham, Ted Berrigan, Aram Saroyan, Bern Porter, Jerome Rothenberg, Jackson Mac Low, Robert Barry, Hanna Weiner and Emmett Williams, and more. Originally published in mimeograph form in print runs of 100 to 350 copies, this is a compilation of the complete magazine of experimental writing. View more info

My Secret Is Silence: Poetry and Sayings of Adyashanti

By: Adyashanti

Price: $12.95

Publisher: San Jose, CA, Open Gate Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 144400

ISBN: 0971703612

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 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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Etat

By: Albiach, Anne-Marie

Price: $245.00

Publisher: Vermont, Awede: 1989

Seller ID: 127313

ISBN: 0942433130

Condition: Very Good


Lightly scuffed covers, edges & corners with tiny (1/8") tear in middle of right side of cover. Foxing to spine, price marking in pencil on front end paper, otherwise text/interior clean and unmarked in any way. Author's first book, this edition handset by Stephen Marcus and printed by letterpress limited to an edition of 1000. 122 pages. 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

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Paradise & Method: Poetry & Praxis

By: Andrews, Bruce

Price: $22.95

Publisher: Evanstion, Illinois, Northwestern Univ Pr: 1996

Seller ID: 127170

ISBN: 0810113082

Condition: Near Fine


Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 275 pages. View more info

Executive Summary

By: Andrews, Bruce

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Elmwood, Connecticut, U.S.A., Potes & Poets Pr: 1991

Seller ID: 127271

ISBN: 0937013315

Condition: Near Fine


Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 92 pages. Slight cover wear. View more info

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Legend

By: Andrews, Bruce; Bernstein, Charles; Dipalma, Ray; McCaffery, Steve; Silliman, Ron

Price: $125.00

Publisher: L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E/SEGUE: 1980

Seller ID: 127277

Condition: Near Fine


Excellent condition with the slightest of edge wear, text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. Light sun fading & foxing to covers, no creasing to boards or spine, sharp corners, 243 pages. 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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Great German Poems of the Romantic Era

By: Appelbaum

Price: $4.46

Publisher: Mineola, NY, U.S.A., Dover Publications, Incorporated: 1995

Seller ID: 139861

ISBN: 0486284972

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition; new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. View more info

Poetry of Habitat, the

By: Appleton, Jay

Price: $39.95

Publisher: England, Department of Geography, University of Hull: 1978

Edition: Ex-Libris

Seller ID: 097412

Condition: Near Fine


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text is clean. 38 pages, with forward by J.R. Watson, green softcover boards View more info