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THE LIGHT OF ASIA OR THE GREAT RENUNCIATION

By: Arnold, Edwin

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd.: 1948

Seller ID: 03458

Condition: Very Good in faded, stained, chipped and edgeworn dust jacket; red cloth, spine slightly cocked, small margin mark on page 143 and pages 39 to 44 have slight dogear, otherwise the book is bright and clean.


Being the life and teaching of the Gautama prince of India and founder of Buddhism as told in verse by an Indian Buddhist; sweet little book. View more info

THE JOURNALS OF SUSANNA MOODIE

By: Atwood, Margaret and Pachter, Charles

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1997

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 02460

ISBN: 0395880432

Condition: Fine in near fine slipcase, slight abrasion on rear panel of slipcase


A reproduction of the original, hand-printed edition; memoir by serigraph creator Pachter and an introduction by David Staines View more info

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MULES OF LOVE

By: Bass, Ellen

Price: $14.99

Publisher: Rochester NY, BOA Editions Ltd.: 2002

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 04265

ISBN: 1929918224

Condition: Near Fine in wrappers; a bit rubbed; autographed copy sticker on front wrap.


Balancing heart-intelligent intimacy and surprising humor, the poems in Ellen Bass's Mules of Love illuminate the essential dynamics of our lives. View more info

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BAD CHILD'S BOOK OF BEASTS

By: Belloc, Hilaire

Price: $4.99

Publisher: London, Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 04322

ISBN: 0715608126

Condition: Very Good in wrappers; wraps a bit worn and dirty but text is clean and unmarked; glue remains from a sticker on inside front wrap


Pictures by B.T.B; quaint verse by Belloc View more info

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THE TEETH MOTHER NAKED AT LAST

By: Bly, Robert

Price: $14.99

Publisher: San Francisco, City Lights Books: 1970

Edition: First Edition (No Additional Printings listed)

Seller ID: 04433

Condition: Very Good in rather sunned and stained wraps; interior clean and unmarked.


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GATHER ROUND ME: THE BEST OF IRISH POPULAR POETRY

By: Cahill, Christopher; edito

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 04082

ISBN: 0807068705

Condition: Near Fine in rubbed dust jacket


From old traditional ("A dinnae ken what's wrang wi' me") to Brendan Behan ("Oh death, where is thy sting-a-ling-a-ling?") to Shane MacGowan ("There was whiskey on Sunday and tears on our cheeks" View more info

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CANTERBURY TALES

By: Chaucer, Geoffrey

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Garden City NY, Garden City Publishing: [1934]

Edition: De Luxe Edition (Reprint)

Seller ID: 03971

Condition: Very Good in somewhat dirty boards; small spotting to top of text edge; lightest foxing; complete and unmarked but lacking the dust jacket


Rendered into modern English by J.U. Nicolson, with illustrations by Rockwell Kent and and introduction by Gordon Hall Gerould View more info

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REVOLTING RHYMES

By: Dahl, Roald

Price: $4.99

Publisher: England, Puffin Books: [1985]

Seller ID: 04115

ISBN: 0140504230

Condition: Very Good in wrappers; unmarked


The little pig began to pray, / But Wolfie blew his house away. / He shouted, Bacon, pork and ham! / Oh, what a lucky Wolf I am! / View more info

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DENY THE DAY

By: Danysh, Libby

Price: $24.99

Publisher: San Francisco, Windsor Press: 1940

Edition: Limited Edition of 150 copies but unnumbered on limitation page.

Seller ID: 04425

Condition: Good in dirty, faded purple boards; spine missing; previous owner name on first free endpaper; watermarked paper (Strathmore) a bit wrinkly.


Illustrated with tipped in art by Marion Cunningham. View more info

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THE COMPLETE POEMS OF EMILY DICKINSON

By: Dickinson, Emily

Price: $15.99

Publisher: New York, Little,Brown and Company: [1960]

Edition: Seventeenth Printing

Seller ID: 04294

ISBN: 0316184144

Condition: Very Good in an edgeworn dust jacket; previous owner name on first free endpaper


A one-volume edition of all the poetry of the Belle of Amherst View more info

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DIVINE POEMS, DEVOTIONS, PRAYERS

By: Donne, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mount Vernon NY, Peter Pauper Press: n.d.

Seller ID: 03483

Condition: Better than Very Good in paper-covered cardboard slipcase; spine very sunned as are the edges of the slipcase; two inch closed tear to paper on edge of slipcase


Pretty little collection of Donne in red paper covered with fish designs View more info

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THE COMPLETE POEMS AND PLAYS

By: Eliot, T.S.

Price: $19.99

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace & Company: 1952

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 04281

Condition: Very Good in worn and chipped price-clipped dust jacket; top and bottom of spine bumped; teal tint to top edge.


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PARNASSUS

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo (editor)

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Osgood: 1880

Edition: Household Edition

Seller ID: 04364

Condition: Better than Good in green cloth with red and gold decoration; first free endpaper partially torn out; front pastedown damaged; pencil marks on fpd and ffep; hinges starting; corners and top and bottom of spine frayed.


Divided by Emerson into Nature, Human Life, Intellectual, Contemplative—Moral—Religious, Heroic, Portraits—Personal—Pictures, Narrative Poems and Ballads, Songs, Dirges and Pathetic Poems, Comic and Humerous, Poetry of Terror, and Oracles and Counsels; 534 pages including an index of first lines. View more info

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SELECTED POEMS

By: Frost, Robert

Price: $29.99

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Company: 1924

Edition: Second Printing Stated

Seller ID: 04257

Condition: About Very Good; corners beat up and top and bottom of spine worn; green topstain; clean and unmarked.


Poems selected from North of Boston, A Boy's Will and Mountain Interval. View more info

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ROBERT GRAVES READS

By: Graves, Robert

Price: $37.99

Publisher: US, HarperAudio: 1993

Seller ID: 03934

ISBN: 1559948345

Condition: Fine in shrinkwrap


An audio cassette of Graves reading some of his poems and a part of /The White Goddess/ View more info

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AMERICAN POETRY : THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, VOLUME 2 : E.E. CUMMINGS TO MAY SWENSON

By: Hass, Robert (Compiler)

Price: $11.99

Publisher: New York, Library of America: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 04286

ISBN: 1883011787

Condition: Near Fine in a Very Good dust jacket; a small closed tear to top of dj spine.


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THE ILIAD OF HOMER

By: Homer

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1976

Edition: 25th Printing

Seller ID: 04211

ISBN: 0226469379

Condition: About Near Fine in a Very Good spine-sunned dust jacket.


This Book Club Edition is translated and introduced by Richard Lattimore View more info

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THE ILIAD OF HOMER

By: Homer

Price: $12.99

Publisher: New Brunswick NJ, Modern Library: [c. 1950]

Seller ID: 04256

Condition: About Very Good in Fair dust jacket; corners and top and bottom of spine bumped and worn; penciled price on ffep; previous owner name and address on ffep verso; spine a bit loose; dj somewhat tattered with large chips and some penciled notes.


Translated by Andrew Lang, Walter Leaf and Ernest Meyers; Toledano No. 166.1; binding style 8; dj back style h5 View more info

GARCIA LORCA

By: Honig, Edwin

Price: $17.99

Publisher: Norfolk CT, New Directions Books: [1944]

Seller ID: 03742

Condition: Very Good in edgeworn and chipped dust jacket


This study of Spain's great modern poet is the fourth volume in the Makers of Moder Literature series; includes selected bibliography and index View more info

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THE BEST LOVED POEMS OF JACQUELINE KENNEDY-ONASSIS

By: Kennedy, Caroline

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02801

ISBN: 0-7868-6809-0

Condition: Near Fine in dust jacket; slight edgewear


Lovely book of classic poems; something every young person should read View more info