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At This Point in Rhyme

By: Harburg, E. Y.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Crown Publishing Group: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By E. Y. Harburg

Seller ID: eyh106

ISBN: 0517527278

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed "For Faith & John [Hubbly] with love, Yipper" . His friends, the Oscar winning animators, Bambi, Dumbo, Fantasia, Pinnochio. Mr. Magoo, Doonesbury. Harburg was the lyricist for The Wizard of Oz, It's Only a Paper Moon, Cabin In The Sky, Lydia, Oh Lydia, April in Paris Collaberator with Gershwin, Arlen. Vernon Duke, Burton Lane. View more info

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Banners

By: Babette Deutsch

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: vvok21

Condition: Very Good


Ms. Deutsch's first book. Small fraying at the top of the spine. Uniform mild fading of the boards. Square, clean, crisp, and tight. View more info

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Conjure

By: Ishmael REED [signed]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Amherst, University of Mass. Press: 1972

Edition: advance reader's edition

Seller ID: ir22

Condition: Very Good


Has publisher's complimentary card, with advanced notice of pub. date, laid in. Ishmael Reed is an American poet, essayist, and novelist. A prominent African-American literary figure, Reed is known for his satirical works challenging American political culture, and highlighting political and cultural oppression. Reed has been described as one of the most controversial writers. While his work has often sought to represent neglected African and African-American perspectiv... View more info

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Earthly Measures: Poems

By: EdwardHIRSCH

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Knopf: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: ou11

ISBN: 0679765662

Condition: As New


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Nevertheless

By: Moore, Marianne

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1944

Inscription: Signed By Marianne Moore

Seller ID: cup38

Condition: Very Good


Includes a hand correction of an error on p. 12. First ed. first state. View more info

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New England Review - Vol. 1, No. 1

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: CT, Kenyon Hill Publishers: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ner01

Condition: Very Good


Volume One, Number One. Poetry & fiction. Including poets Heany, Pinsky, Pastan etal. Stories by Ann Beattie & George Mackay Brown. interview with Robert Penn Warren View more info

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Robert Frost

By: Robert Frost - The Augustan Books of Poetry

Price: $1,700.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Ltd.: 1932

Seller ID: jhy247

Condition: Very Good


First state binding. First edition thus. A scarce peice of Frost ephemera seldom seen inscribed by Frost. Included with the pamphlet is the mailer, stamped 1961, from the Brick Row Book Shop during its Austin TX period. Housed in a custom made cloth covered board binder that presents well. View more info

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Royal Messages of Cheer and Comfort

By: Robert Stuart MacArthur

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, e. b. treat & company: 1909

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: ck7

Condition: Very Good


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STEPHEN SPENDER READING HIS SELECTED POEMS

By: Stephen Spender

Price: $49.99

Publisher: New York, Spoken Arts: 1964

Seller ID: 3rpm05

Condition: As New


33 RPM RECORD. NEW AUDIO RECORDING View more info

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The Careless Clock

By: Mark Van Doren [signed]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Wm. Sloane: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: mvd5

Condition: Very Good


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The Fire Fetched Down

By: Bradley, George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 11mb

ISBN: 0679446206

Condition: As New


As up-to-date as the current cosmography, as steeped in tradition as ancient agriculture, George Bradley's The Fire Fetched Down overflows with energy, humor, and intellectual curiosity. Readers will find the aesthetic detachment and technical proficiency they have come to expect of Bradley's work, but they will discover other, more immediate attractions as well. The poet sounds new notes in this book, among them the bemused intimacy of "Ode to Absent-Mindedness"... View more info

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The Original Rubaiyyat of Omar Khayaam A New Translation with Critical commentaries

By: Robert Graves / Omar ali-Shah

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company: 1968

Inscription: Signed by Robert Graves & Omar Ali-Shah

Seller ID: 28mmp

Condition: Fine


Very good+ slipcase. #319 of 500. Tipped in plate on the half-title page. View more info

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The Willow Grove

By: Laurie SHECK [signed]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Knopf: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 11jb

ISBN: 0679447148

Condition: As New


Laurie Sheck interweaves the contemporary with the mythic, creating a realm in which such things as radios, skyscrapers, expressways, and mannequins are at once familiar and strange; immediate, yet tinged with the light of distance and myth. It is a realm where faces on a television newscast disappear "into the undertow / of hunger for the next thing and the next," and mannequins "stand in their angelic armor." Placed at intervals throughout these pages i... View more info

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TREASURY OF 100 MOD. AM. POETS. VOL 1FROST, STEIN etal

By: James Weldon Johnson [etal]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Spoken Arts: 0

Seller ID: 2rpm05

Condition: As New


readings by edgar lee masters / james weldon johnson / gertrude stein / robert frost / carl sandburg View more info

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TREASURY OF 100 MOD. AM. POETS. VOL 7 L. HUGHES Etal

By: Langston Hughes [etal]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Spoken Arts: 0

Seller ID: rpm05

Condition: As New


readings by allan tate / leonie adams / yvor winters / oscar williams / langston hughes View more info