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The Poetry Window

April 20, 2017

 

Check out Erin’s great window for National Poetry Month.  For a list of the books on display, click below:

Looking For The Faces Of GodLooking For The Faces Of God
Author: Metzger, Deena
Parallax.
Very good or better
Stock number: U0938077236
ISBN-13: 9780938077237 
Shelf Code:13J1

$5.00


Paperback, Used

 Poetry


Love's WorkLove's Work
Author: Rose, Gillian
Chatto & Windus, 1995.
Very good or better in dust jacket.
Stock number: U0701163046
ISBN-13: 9780701163044 
Shelf Code:13J2

$10.00


Hardcover, Used

 Christianity
Biography

Gold CellGold Cell
Author: Olds, Sharon
Knopf, 1987.
Near fine.
Stock number: U0394747704
ISBN-13: 9780394747705

$7.00

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Paperback, Out of Print

 Poetry


Poet's ChoicePoet's Choice
Author: Hirsch, Edward
Mariner Books, 2007.
Very good or better.
Stock number: U0156032678
ISBN-13: 9780156032674 
Shelf Code:13I4

$8.50


Paperback, Used

 Poetry
Criticism

The Sorrows of PriapusThe Sorrows of Priapus
Author: Dahlberg, Edward
Harcourt, 1972.
Very good. Dust jacket good, lightly soiled.
Stock number: U0151840059
ISBN-13: 9780151840052 
Shelf Code:13I2

$10.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry


Ten Poems to Last a LifetimeTen Poems to Last a Lifetime
Author: Housden, Roger
Harmony, 2004.
Near fine in near fine dust jacket.
Stock number: U1400051134
ISBN-13: 9781400051137 
Shelf Code:WIN1

$8.00

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Hardcover, Used

 Poetry
Spirituality

GirtyGirty
Author: Taylor, Richard
Turtle Island, 1977. One of 50 handbound copies. Scarce.
Vg+, light water warping to final pages. Printer's copy. Spine sunfaded. This copy is from the collection of Turtle Island printer/designer Graham Mackintosh.
Stock number: TAYLGIRT02 
Shelf Code:13J3

$20.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Fiction


A VisionA Vision
Author: Yeats, W.B.
Macmillan Paperbacks, 1961. Reissue with final revisions.
Very good in brown wrappers, small marking to contents page.
Stock number: YEATVISI03 
Shelf Code:13J4

$12.50


Paperback, Out of Print

 Poetry
Fiction

The Sorrows of PriapusThe Sorrows of Priapus
Author: Dahlberg, Edward
Harcourt, 1972.
Very good. Dust jacket good, lightly soiled.
Stock number: U0151840059
ISBN-13: 9780151840052 
Shelf Code:13I2

$10.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry


C. P. Cavafy: Collected PoemsC. P. Cavafy: Collected Poems
Author: Cavafy, C. P.
( Daniel Mendelsohn )
Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. Second printing.
Very good or better in dust jacket.
Stock number: U0375400966
ISBN-13: 9780375400964

$17.50

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Hardcover, Used

 Poetry


HarpsHarps
Author: Meltzer, David
Oyez Press, 1975. Inscribed by the poet to Graham Mackintosh.
Fine in fine dust jacket. Signed. This copy is from the collection of Oyez designer Graham Mackintosh and signed to him by Meltzer on ffep: "22 Aug 75 / For Graham / Another Blessing / Thanks Again / DM" with a small illustration.
Stock number: MELTHARP01

$30.00

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Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry


Net of Fireflies: Japanese Haiku and Haiku PaintingsNet of Fireflies: Japanese Haiku and Haiku Paintings
Author: Stewart, Harold
Tuttle.
Fine in very good slipcase.
Stock number: U0804804214
ISBN-13: 9780804804219

$15.00

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Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry
Japan

North of a Tara is a RiverNorth of a Tara is a River
Author: Putatunda, Nileen
Writer's Workshop/P. Lal, 2007.
Fine in indian cloth boards.
Stock number: U8181576125
ISBN-13: 9788181576125 
Shelf Code:13J2

$12.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry
India

SanjoySanjoy
Author: Putatunda, Nileen
Wrtier's Workshop/P. Lal, 2007.
Fine in indian cloth boards.
Stock number: U8181576241
ISBN-13: 9788181576248 
Shelf Code:13J2

$12.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry
India

Sakshi's PayelSakshi's Payel
Author: Putatunda, Nileen
Writer's Workshop/P. Lal, 2006.
Fine in indian printed cloth boards.
Stock number: U8181575229
ISBN-13: 9788181575227 
Shelf Code:13J2

$12.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry
India

Flowers Of EvilFlowers Of Evil
Author: Baudelaire, Charles
( James Laver, trans. )
Easton Press, 1977. The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written.
Near fine in full brown leather.
Stock number: BAUDFLOW19 
Shelf Code:01C1

$30.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry
Easton Press

Poet's Guide: How to Publish and Perform Your WorkPoet's Guide: How to Publish and Perform Your Work
Author: Bugeja, Michael
Story Line Press, 1995.
Very good or better.
Stock number: U1885266006
ISBN-13: 9781885266002

$7.00

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Paperback, Out of Print

 Writing
Poetry

Don Juan: A Satiric Epic of Modern LifeDon Juan: A Satiric Epic of Modern Life
Author: Byron, Lord
( George Gordon )
Easton Press, 1971. Green leather.
Fine. Gilt decoration and page edges. Moire fabric endpapers. Sewn-in fabric bookmark.
Stock number: BYRODONJ09 
Shelf Code:01C1

$35.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry


The House of BethlehemThe House of Bethlehem
Author: Winchell, Wallace
Dragon's Teeth Press, 1972. Limited first edition.
Very good.
Stock number: WINCHOUS11 
Shelf Code:13J4

$8.00


Paperback, Out of Print

 Poetry
First Editions

Crossing The Water: Transitional PoemsCrossing The Water: Transitional Poems
Author: Plath, Sylvia
Harper & Row, 1971.
Fine in very good+ dust jacket, one corner bumped, edges warped.
Stock number: U006013366X
ISBN-13: 9780060133665 
Shelf Code:09B4

$12.00

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Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry


Collected Poems 1947-1980 [Allen Ginsberg]Collected Poems 1947-1980 [Allen Ginsberg]
Author: Ginsberg, Allen
Harper & Row, 1988.
Very good or better.
Stock number: U0060914947
ISBN-13: 9780060914943 
Shelf Code:WIN1

$12.50

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Paperback, Out of Print

 Poetry


Ginsberg, a BiographyGinsberg, a Biography
Author: Miles, Barry
Simon & Schuster, 1989.
Very good in very good dust jacket.
Stock number: U0671507133
ISBN-13: 9780671507138 
Shelf Code:13I3

$12.50


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Biography
Poetry

Howl on Trial: The Battle for Free ExpressionHowl on Trial: The Battle for Free Expression
Author: Morgan, Bill
( Nancy J. Peters )
City Lights Publishers, 2006.
Very good or better.
Stock number: U0872864790
ISBN-13: 9780872864795 
Shelf Code:13I3

$8.00


Paperback, Used

 Poetry
Law

Ezra Pound: The Image & The RealEzra Pound: The Image & The Real
Author: Schneidau, Herbert
Louisiana State Univ. Press, 1969..
Very good or better in dust jacket.
Stock number: U0807109118
ISBN-13: 9780807109113 
Shelf Code:13J2

$10.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry


The Living Fire: New and Selected Poems 1975-2010The Living Fire: New and Selected Poems 1975-2010
Author: Hirsch, Edward
Knopf, 2010.
Near fine in very good dust jacket, light edgewear.
Stock number: U037541522X
ISBN-13: 9780375415227 
Shelf Code:13I4

$10.00


Hardcover, Used

 Poetry


The Complete Poems of MichelangeloThe Complete Poems of Michelangelo
Author: Michelangelo
( John Frederick Nims )
University of Chicago Press, 1998.
Near fine in near fine dust jacket.
Stock number: U0226080331
ISBN-13: 9780226080338

$8.50

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Hardcover, Used

 Poetry
Art Monographs

Later AudenLater Auden
Author: Mendelson, Edward
Farrar Straus Giroux, 1999.
Near fine in very good- uncoated jacket, some grunge to rear.
Stock number: U0374184089
ISBN-13: 9780374184087 
Shelf Code:13I1

$10.00


Hardcover, Used

 Poetry
Biography

Early AudenEarly Auden
Author: Mendelson, Edward
Viking Press, 1981.
Near fine in very good dust jacket, spine foot slightly bashed.
Stock number: U0670287121
ISBN-13: 9780670287123 
Shelf Code:13I1

$10.00


Hardcover, Used

 Poetry
Biography

T.S. Eliot: A LifeT.S. Eliot: A Life
Author: Ackroyd, Peter
Simon & Schuster, 1984.
Near fine in very good+ dust jacket, light wear and fading.
Stock number: U0671530437
ISBN-13: 9780671530433 
Shelf Code:13I3

$10.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry
Biography

Selected PoemsSelected Poems
Author: Stephens, Alan
Dowitcher Press, 2012.
Fine in fine dust jacket.
Stock number: U0985781238
ISBN-13: 9780985781231 
Shelf Code:13J3

$17.50


Hardcover, New

 Poetry


The Vigil: PoemsThe Vigil: Poems
Author: Williams, C. K.
Farrar Straus Giroux, 1996.
Near fine in near fine dust jacket.
Stock number: U0374226539
ISBN-13: 9780374226534 
Shelf Code:13J4

$9.00


Hardcover, Used

 Poetry


Love Poems and Sonnets of William ShakespeareLove Poems and Sonnets of William Shakespeare
Author: Shakespeare, William
Doubleday, 1991.
Very good or better in dust jacket.
Stock number: U0385017332
ISBN-13: 9780385017336 
Shelf Code:13J3

$7.50


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry


Good Poems, American PlacesGood Poems, American Places
Author: Keillor, Garrison
Viking Adult, 2011.

Stock number: 0670022543
ISBN-13: 97806700225410 
Shelf Code:13J4

$28.95


Hardcover, New

 Poetry


Mystical Poems of RumiMystical Poems of Rumi
Author: Rumi, Jalal al-Din
( A. J. Arberry )
University Of Chicago Press, 2009.
Near fine.
Stock number: U0226731626
ISBN-13: 9780226731629 
Shelf Code:WIN1

$9.00

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Paperback, Used

 Sufism
Poetry

Poems From the PersianPoems From the Persian
Author: Bowen, John Charles Ed
De La More Press/Alexander Moring Ltd., 1950.
Very good in good, chipping dust jacket.
Stock number: BOWEPOEM02 
Shelf Code:13J5

$25.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry
Short Stories

Transylvanian Voices: Anthology Contemporary Poets Cluj-NapocaTransylvanian Voices: Anthology Contemporary Poets Cluj-Napoca
Author: Sorkin, Adam
( Liviu Bleoca )
Romanian Cultural Found., 1994. Romanian Civilization Studies.
Very good, inscription on title-page.
Stock number: SORKTRAN03 
Shelf Code:13J5

$12.00


Paperback, Out of Print

 Poetry
Europe

Mythologies of the HeartMythologies of the Heart
Author: Malanga, Gerard
Black Sparrow, 1996.
Very good or better.
Stock number: U0876859937
ISBN-13: 9780876859933 
Shelf Code:13J1

$7.00


Paperback, Out of Print

 Poetry


Odes To Common ThingsOdes To Common Things
Author: Neruda, Pablo
Bulfinch, 1994.
Very good+. No dust jacket.
Stock number: U0821220802
ISBN-13: 9780821220801 
Shelf Code:13J1

$11.25

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Hardcover, Used

 Poetry


GaudeteGaudete
Author: Hughes, Ted
Harper & Row, 1977.
Near fine in near fine jacket, slightly browned to edges.
Stock number: U006012007X
ISBN-13: 9780060120078 
Shelf Code:13I4

$10.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry


The Vigil: PoemsThe Vigil: Poems
Author: Williams, C. K.
Farrar Straus Giroux, 1996.
Near fine in near fine dust jacket.
Stock number: U0374226539
ISBN-13: 9780374226534 
Shelf Code:13J4

$9.00


Hardcover, Used

 Poetry


Love Poems and Sonnets of William ShakespeareLove Poems and Sonnets of William Shakespeare
Author: Shakespeare, William
Doubleday, 1991.
Very good or better in dust jacket.
Stock number: U0385017332
ISBN-13: 9780385017336 
Shelf Code:13J3

$7.50


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry


Good Poems, American PlacesGood Poems, American Places
Author: Keillor, Garrison
Viking Adult, 2011.

Stock number: 0670022543
ISBN-13: 97806700225410 
Shelf Code:13J4

$28.95


Hardcover, New

 Poetry


Mystical Poems of RumiMystical Poems of Rumi
Author: Rumi, Jalal al-Din
( A. J. Arberry )
University Of Chicago Press, 2009.
Near fine.
Stock number: U0226731626
ISBN-13: 9780226731629 
Shelf Code:WIN1

$9.00

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Paperback, Used

 Sufism
Poetry

Poems From the PersianPoems From the Persian
Author: Bowen, John Charles Ed
De La More Press/Alexander Moring Ltd., 1950.
Very good in good, chipping dust jacket.
Stock number: BOWEPOEM02 
Shelf Code:13J5

$25.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry
Short Stories

Poems From the PersianPoems From the Persian
Author: Bowen, John Charles Ed
De La More Press/Alexander Moring Ltd., 1950.
Very good in good, chipping dust jacket.
Stock number: BOWEPOEM02 
Shelf Code:13J5

$25.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry
Short Stories

What W. H. Auden Can Do for You (Writers on Writers)What W. H. Auden Can Do for You (Writers on Writers)
Author: Smith, Alexander McCall
Princeton University Press, 2013.
Very good or better in dust jacket.
Stock number: U0691144737
ISBN-13: 9780691144733 
Shelf Code:13J3

$10.00


Hardcover, Used

 Poetry


Ca Dao Vietnam: Vietnamese Folk Poety (Kagean Book)Ca Dao Vietnam: Vietnamese Folk Poety (Kagean Book)
Author: Balaban, John
Copper Canyon Press, 2003.
Very good or better.
Stock number: U1556591861
ISBN-13: 97815565918610 
Shelf Code:13J5

$7.50


Paperback, Used

 Poetry


Child's Anthology of PoetryChild's Anthology of Poetry
Author: Sword, E.H. (Ed.)
( Pohrt, Tom (Illus.) )
Ecco Press, 1995. First edition.
Very good. No dust jacket.
Stock number: U0880013788
ISBN-13: 9780880013789 
Shelf Code:WIN1

$9.50

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Hardcover, Used

 Poetry
Juvenile Books

IncarnationsIncarnations
Author: Malanga, Gerard
Black Sparrow, 1975. #147/200 signed copies. Printer's copy.
Very good, light foxing to rear board, edges. sm tear to p23. Spine label is sunfaded. This copy is from the collection of Black Sparrow printer Graham Mackintosh.
Stock number: U0876852193
ISBN-13: 9780876852194 
Shelf Code:13J1

$60.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry


The Pillow Book of Carol TinkerThe Pillow Book of Carol Tinker
Author: Tinker, Carol
Cadmus, 1980. #52/100 copies signed by Tinker and Rexroth.
Very good+, light soiling to boards. Original mylar dust jacket.
Stock number: TINKPILL01 
Shelf Code:13J3

$60.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry


Emperor of MidnightEmperor of Midnight
Author: Roditi, Edouard
Black Sparrow, 1974. #143/200 copies. Signed by the poet.
Very good+, some foxing to covers.
Stock number: U0876851863
ISBN-13: 9780876851869 
Shelf Code:13J2

$40.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry


This Will Kill ThatThis Will Kill That
Author: Malanga, Gerard
Black Sparrow, 1983. One of 26 signed, handbound copies.
Fine. Includes orig. mss page author tipped in. Printer's copy. This copy is from the collection of Black Sparrow printer Graham Mackintosh and signed "Printer's copy" together with the poet's signature at colophon.
Stock number: U087685496X
ISBN-13: 9780876854969 
Shelf Code:13J1

$100.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry


Poems of Jonathan Swift (The Muses' Library in Two Volumes)Poems of Jonathan Swift (The Muses' Library in Two Volumes)
Author: Swift, Jonathan
( Joseph Horrell )
Harvard University Press, 1958. 2 Vols.
Near fine in good+ jackets, still bright but chipping. Bkplates.
Stock number: SWIFPOEM02 
Shelf Code:13J3

$25.00


Hardcover, Out of Print

 Poetry
Sets

Sky BurialSky Burial
Author: Levin, Dana
Copper Canyon Press, 2011.
Very good or better.
Stock number: U1556593325
ISBN-13: 9781556593321 
Shelf Code:13I5

$7.50


Paperback, Used

 Poetry


RoomanitarianRoomanitarian
Author: Rollins, Henry
2.13.61 Publications, 2005.
Very good or better.
Stock number: U1880985772
ISBN-13: 9781880985779 
Shelf Code:13J2

$7.00

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Paperback, Used

 Music
Essays

A Child's Garden of VersesA Child's Garden of Verses
Author: Stevenson, Robert Louis
( Tasha Tudor (Illus.) )
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 1999.
Very good or better in dust jacket, bottom edge a bit worn.
Stock number: U0689823827
ISBN-13: 9780689823824 
Shelf Code:09E6

$8.50


Hardcover, Used

 Juvenile Books
Poetry

Poems For ChildrenPoems For Children
Author: James, Kate
( Jessie Wilcox Smith illus )
Random House.
Very good or better.
Stock number: U0517084678
ISBN-13: 97805170846710 
Shelf Code:09E5

$5.00


Hardcover, Used

 Juvenile Books


Poetry for Young People: Emily DickinsonPoetry for Young People: Emily Dickinson
Author: Dickinson, Emily
( Frances Schoonmaker Bolin )
Sterling, 1994. Illustrated by Chi Chung.
Very good or better in dust jacket.
Stock number: U0806906359
ISBN-13: 9780806906355 
Shelf Code:11M3

$8.50

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Hardcover, Used

 Juvenile Books
Poetry


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