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The Moon Cracks Open A Field Guide to Birds and Other Poems

By: Beaudin, Marc

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Saginaw, Michigan, Heal the Earth Press: 2008

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2

ISBN: 160458307X

Condition: New


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 66. Brand new, signed by author on title page. "Beaudin delivers another fine collection of poems from the heartland. Like Roethke, the poems are rooted in the soil, sung from thickets and hooted in the night. Unlike Roethke, Beaudin reveals a nomad's soul with distant mountains tugging at his open heart. This book should best be read at the edge of a swamp or high on a wooded hillside. I haven't enjoyed such singing since Jim Harrison came west... View more info

Collected Poems 1937-1971

By: Berryman, John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1991

Edition: First edition thus

Seller ID: 1602

ISBN: 0374522812

Condition: Very good


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 348. Light reading wear and smudging to text block. Noonday Press edition. Edited and introduction by Charles Thornbury. First Edition. View more info

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Mr. West

By: Blake, Sarah

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Middletown, CT, Wesleyan University Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17339

ISBN: 0819575178

Condition: Fine


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 108. Black boards with gilt design and spine text. Gift quality. Poems about Kanye West. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Poems

By: Borges, Jorge Luis

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, New Writers' Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20619

Condition: Very good


#61 of 300 copies printed. Slim quarto (26 cm), pp. 25. Staplebound and glued chapbook with pictorial blue wrappers. Translated by poet and National Book Award winner Anthony Kerrigan, includes eight poems which Kerrigan characterizes as "arbitrary ... but hazardously revealing." Wrappers are sunned with some staining and moderate edge wear. First Edition. View more info

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Rommel Drives on Deep into Egypt

By: Brautigan, Richard

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press: 1970

Seller ID: 20569

Condition: Near fine


First American edition. Octavo (21 cm), pp. 84. Pictorial boards with matching jacket. Very slight edge wear to both. Previous owner's name crossed out on front pastedown. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

June 30th, June 30th

By: Brautigan, Richard

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21341

ISBN: 044004295X

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (20 cm), pp. 99. Dark blue boards with white quarter cloth, pictorial jacket. Speckled publisher's ink on bottom edge. Includes introduction written by Brautigan at his home in Pine Creek, Montana. Jacket has very slight stain on front, and light edge wear. Boards with faint wear as well. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Pill Versus the Springhill Mine Disaster

By: Brautigan, Richard

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Sanrio Co.: 1977

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23961

Condition: Near fine


Presentation copy inscribed to actor Margot Kidder: "This copy is for Margot Kidder / 'smile!' / Richard Brautigan / San Francisco / August 6, 1978." 12mo (19 cm), pp. 107. Pictorial dust jacket over white cloth with red quarter leather. Japanese language edition of Brautigan's seventh collection of poems, with Sanrio bookmark laid in. Boards and jacket have light edge wear. Brautigan and Kidder were friends and neighbors in Paradise Valley, Montana. Dust jacket ... View more info

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Warp

By: Bylenok, Laura

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kirksville, MO, Truman State University Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15679

ISBN: 1612481574

Condition: Fine


Octavo (22.5 cm), pp. 78. Pictoral wraps. Appears unread. Winner of the T.S. Eliot Prize for Poetry. First Edition. View more info

Notes From a Bottle Found On the Beach at Carmel

By: Connell, Evan S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hopewell, NJ, The Ecco Press: 1995

Seller ID: 10974

ISBN: 0880014075

Condition: Fine


Octavo (21cm), pp. 243. First edition thus. Very light corner bump at tail of spine. View more info

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No Bum Steer

By: Daley, Doris

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Eckville, Alberta, Spur Graphics: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22500

ISBN: 0969530048

Condition: Near fine


Quarto (27.5 cm), pp. 32. Black and gray pictorial wrappers, staplebound. Black and white illustrations throughout by Marjorie Vetter. Poem "100 Years from Now" by Daley laid in. "Made in Canada" sticker on front cover, wrappers with light wear. Cowboy poetry by Alberta rancher Doris, who has performed her work in venues ranging from the Reno Philharmonic Orchestra and the Smithsonian Folklife Festival, to the Saskatchewan Opera Company. First Edition. View more info

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Poems

By: Du Bellay, Joachim

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Oxford, Basil Blackwell: 1972

Seller ID: 16897

ISBN: 0631006001

Condition: Very good


Duodecimo (18.5 cm), pp. 178. Second printing. Selected and edited by H.W. Lawton. In the original French. Includes biographical introduction and bibliography. Sticker damage to back wrap. View more info

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The United States of Heaven / Gwendolyn Papers / That Chainletter Hiway

By: Fetherling, Doug

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Toronto, House of Anansi Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 24081

Condition: Very good


Presentation copy inscribed to actor Margot Kidder: "To Margot with love, Doug 26 Sept 73 Toronto." Octavo (21 cm), pp. 77. Black photographic wrappers have light edge wear. This is Fetherling's first published collection of poetry. First Edition. View more info

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Achilles' Navel: Throbs, Laments and Vagaries

By: Fetherling, Doug

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Erin, Ontario, Press Porcepic: 1974

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 24077

ISBN: 0888780230

Condition: Very good


First paperback edition. Presentation copy inscribed to actor Margot Kidder (to whom the book is dedicated): "Margie- This one is for you; the next one will be fun and because of you. With affection and awe, doug. Toronto 27.III.74" Octavo (19 cm), pp. 54. Stab-sewn, plain black stiff paper wrappers. Typewritten note from Fetherling to Kidder laid in. Spine is faded, fore-edge appears to have been chewed on half-heartedly by a small animal, faint paint (?) splotc... View more info

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Eleven Early Poems

By: Fetherling, Doug

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Toronto, Weed Flower Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 24079

ISBN: 0919530443

Condition: Very good


Presentation copy inscribed on front cover to actor Margot Kidder: "These [Eleven Early Poems] for Margot Kidder / 26 Sept 73 Toronto / from / Doug Fetherling." Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. [20]. Staplebound chapbook with plain off-white wrappers, black text. Toned with age, and dampstain on front that does not affect interior pages. Poems date from 1965 to 1970. From a print run of 400. First Edition. View more info

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Entwined: Three Lyric Sequences

By: Frost, Carol

Price: $14.00

Publisher: North Adams, MA, Tupelo Press: 8/1/2014

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 22150

ISBN: 1936797496

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (22.5 cm), pp. 122. First paperback edition. Signed and inscribed by author on title page: "For ---, in Livingston, MT." Light reading wear, else fine. "Carol Frost's poems possess a classical elegance, but something molten flows beneath these surfaces. The sequences in Entwined offer three enthralling perspectives on human awarness: searching for new sources of light among the bays and shoals of Florida's teeming gulf coast; crafting a lexicon of the ... View more info

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Three Poems

By: Frost, Robert

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: Hanover, NH, Baker Library Press: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 19201

Condition: Good


Quarto (25.5 cm), pp. [12]. Hand-tied pamphlet with blue paper wrappers, paper label. Signed with lengthy inscription (on verso of first leaf) by Frost to Robert S. Newdick, an Ohio State University professor of English literature (who was to have been Frost's biographer, but died before he could complete the work). No. 31 of 125, limited printing by the Daniel Oliver Associates of Dartmouth College. Includes three poems from Frost's early writing that had not previously... View more info

The Neighborhood

By: Gershenson, Bernard

Price: $14.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Taurean Horn Press: 1978

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 14670

Condition: Very good


Octavo (22 cm), pp. 69. Five-hundred copies printed. Light reading wear and rubbing to wraps. First Edition. View more info

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Blue Horizon

By: Gibbons, Mark

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Flagstaff, Two Dogs Press: 2007

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 1600

ISBN: 0972299742

Condition: Very Good


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 119. Signed by author on title page. Unknown edition. White photographic wraps. Appears unread. View more info

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Four Miles from Ear Mountain

By: Guthrie, A.B. Jr.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Missoula, MT, The Kutenai Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 19682

Condition: Fine


Limited edition (#292/300) signed on colophon page by Guthrie and artist Kathy Bogan. Octavo (20.5 cm), pp. [47]. Chapbook of 23 poems written between 1935 and 1987, illustrated with four woodcuts by Bogan, printed with handset type. Includes publisher's publicity sheet. First Edition. View more info

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Drowning Lessons

By: Harris, Maureen Scott [Jim Harrison]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, Pedlar Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 17304

ISBN: 0973214082

Condition: Fine


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 101. Association copy: Signed and inscribed by author to the late poet Jim Harrison on title page: "To Jim Harrison with deep regard & gratitude. Maureen Scott Harris." First Edition. View more info