showing 1-15 of 27
Publisher: William Pickering,, London:, 1829.<br>
Edition: Second Edition. The first edition was of 12 copies. Complete in three volumes.<br>
Rebound in [Contemporary] 19th-century custom full leather. Showing moderate external wear, with some rubbing and chipping to the spines. Top edge gilt. Bindings firm. Text clean and bright, Printed on laid-paper; an occasional foxing spot noted. The front cover of the third volume displays a small stain in the lower left corner. Antique bookplates can be seen on the front pastedowns. Joints seem tender and books are protected and reinforced by custom clear Myla... View more info
Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada:, Sister Vision Press,, 1998.
No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality.Contemporary prose, poetry, love, sex, laughter; boldly erotic, radically political, sometimes outrageous but never dull. View more info
By: Eliot, T. S.
Publisher: New York:, Harcourt, Brace and World Inc.,, 1962
This omnibus collection includes all of the author’s early poetry as well as the Four Quartets, Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, and the plays Murder in the Cathedral, The Family Reunion, and The Cocktail Party.Unread; Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. [From the library of a smoker]. Dust jacket has light wear with minor rubbing at spine tips; now in a protective Mylar sleeve. View more info
Publisher: USA:, Lawrence Ferlinghetti,, 1969.
Edition: Second Printing.
Has Folded "Watergate Rap" cover/wrap-around. An "Watergate Rap", reproduced from Ferlinghetti's manuscript. Oblong paper wraps. Minor age toning, No other flaws. Unusual to have the "Watergate Rap" Fold cover. Some wear to front fold.Lawrence Ferlinghetti is an American poet, painter, liberal activist, and the co-founder of City Lights Booksellers & Publishers. Author of poetry, translations, fiction, theatre, art criticism, and film narration, he is best known for ... View more info
By: Ginsberg, Allen
Publisher: New York:, HarperCollins,, 2000
Edition: First Edition – First Printing.
No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve.Allen Ginsberg's essays, collected here for the first time, were written over the course of a long, productive, and politically engaged life. With his finger ever on the pulse of America, Ginsberg was consistently outspoken and passionate about his beliefs. View more info
Publisher: New York:, Dodd Mead & Company,, 1892.
Edition: First Edition.
Tan cloth over spine to blue boards. Spine dun-darkened. Handling wear with small rubs on corners and a bump on top edge of front board. Front-free-endpage folded with previous owner’s name. Text clean with toning. Giosuè Alessandro Giuseppe Carducci (1835 – 1907) was an Italian poet and teacher. He was very influential and was regarded as the official national poet of modern Italy. In 1906 he became the first Italian to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature "n... View more info
By: Guest, Edgar A.
Publisher: Chicago:, The Reiley and Lee Co.,, 1917.
Red grained leather boards; with Stamped gilt titles on spine with raised titles on front in gilt box. Top edge gilt. Wear to corners, edges and spine tips. Mild handling wear. Decorated endpages with front-free excised. Text clean, light even toning. 6.5 inches tall. 192 pages with index of first lines.Edgar Albert Guest (1881 - 1959,) was a prolific English-born American poet who was popular in the first half of the 20th century and became known as the Peopl... View more info
Publisher: Philadelphia:, John C. Winston & CO., 1895.
Edition: First Edition
Green linen cloth covered boards. Stamped gilt spine titles. Top edge gilt, others deckled. Clean text on laid-paper. Previous owner's name on front free endpage. 6 7/8 inches tall, 101 pages. Bindings tight and square, clean text. Minimal handling wear. View more info
Publisher: Boston and New York:, Houghton, Mifflin and Company,, 1906.
Blue cloth covered boards with stamped gilt titles and decorations. Bindings very tight and square. Minimal shelf wear. Text clean light even toning. Tissue-guarded frontispiece with b/w plates. 426 pages includes Notes, and Index of First Lines. 8 inches tall. View more info
Publisher: London,, T. Fisher Unwin,, 1894.
Edition: Limited Edition.
Limited edition no. 28 of 250 copies on hand-made paper. 382,(2)pp 8 inches tall. Vellum spine to smooth leather boards. Four raised bands with paste on leather spine title. Leather partially lacking - restored without lettering. External wear to boards. Upper spine band restored. Textblock deckled. Text clean though toned. Bindings very tight. Tissue-guarded frontispiece of Norwegian Fiord. View more info
By: Kavanaugh, James
Publisher: Los Angles, Nash Publishing, 1971
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.
A collection of modern poems reflecting the writer's sensitivity to the complex emotions of friendship and love. 'Kavanaugh's words resonate with strength, wisdom, joy, and honesty. More than that, they ring true.' --San Francisco Chronicle.First Edition, Second Printing. Oblong; 5.5 x 8.25 inches. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Dust jacket without flaw. Minor damp-stain on endpages. View more info
Publisher: New York:, Henry Harrison,, 1946.
Edition: First Edition.
Orange cloth with titles on spine and front, minor hand soiling. Bindings tight and square, text clean, hint of toning. Top edge stained purple, Minimal shelf wear. Dust jacket has light handling wear, small loss lower corner and spine. Protected in clear Mylar sleeve. View more info
Publisher: New York:, E. P. Dutton & Company,, 1893.
Edition: First Edition Thus.
First Edition Thus. Includes: The Village Blacksmith, The Wreck of the Hesperus, and A Psalm of Life. A nice example of a Victorian Era Gift Book.9 inches tall. Unpagnated. Printed on cardstock only on recto side each page with an illustration by numerous illustrators of the era. Quarter cream cloth to green. No spine title, Front titles in gilt with decorations. Top edge gilt. Boards hand soiled. Bindings firm and square. Moderated edge wear. Text clean occasion... View more info
Publisher: Chicago:, Thompson & Thomas,, 1905
Edition: Minnehaha Edition.
Light blue cloth covered boards. Stamped designs, decorations and title to front. Bindings tight and square. Moderate handling wear. Light wear to corners. Text clean, mild even toning. 7.75 inches tall. 224 pages. View more info