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1 Adema, Marcel Apollinaire
Grove Press

New York 1955 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 
298pgs. Green Cloth, gilt lettering. frontispiece. Square corners. slight aging to covers, text shows even toning, otherwise fine, unmarked copy. Unclipped jacket chipped on the upper edge of spine. in fresh mylar sleeve. jacket design by Roy Kuhlman. Biography of the French Poet Guillaume Apollinaire whose turn of the century peers were Picasso, Cocteau and others. 0302275 
Price: 26.00 USD
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2 Aleister Crowley White Stains

London 1986 2nd Printing Hardcover Fine Very Good 
Dj in fresh mylar sleeve. 200181 
Price: 80.00 USD
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3 Alois Richard Nykl Hispano-Arabic Poetry and Its Relations With the Old Provencal Troubadours
A. R. Nykl

1986 Hardcover Fine 
[1946] Green cloth. 200144 
Price: 45.00 USD
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4 Anna Akhmatova, R. McKane (Translator) Selected Poems Anna Akhmatova
Oxford University Press

London 1969 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
8vo Navy cloth with gilt spine titles, some dampstaningis evident on the back side of the dustwrapper *Not seen becauseof the archival paper backing on the mylar sleeves we use). Price-clipped but a UK price is still there?) DJ has moderate rubbing and edgwear but not large chips or tears, Book has a former owner's neat signature on the front endpaper. Otherwise generally as new. internals fine corners sharp. 11pp 202186 
Price: 40.00 USD
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5 Archer, W.G. The Blue Grove the Poetry of the Uraons
Grove Press

New York First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 
210pgs no date. .circa 1950's. Beige Cloth, blue lettering. frontispiece. spine is darkened, as well as extremities of the panels, otherwise square, tight, unmarked copy.foldout map of region in rear. Unclipped jacket has small chips on spine edges, and upper edge of front panel. in fresh mylar. A Study of the popular poetry of the Uraons, an aboriginal tribe of Dravidian stock living in Western India. 0302274 
Price: 44.00 USD
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6 Auden, W.H. Epistle to a Godson
Random House

New York 1972 0394482034 / 9780394482033 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
77ps. Green Boards. gilt lettering on spine. foxing to endpapers and foreedge, oherwise square corners, fine condition. Unclipped jacket is bright with a touch of rubbing upper spine extremity. in fresh mylar sleeve. Thirty three poems not previously published. 301014 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Baudelaire Flowers of Evil
New Directions

New York 1955 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 
450pgs. black boards. gilt lettering.square corners,, outer page edges dusty, with occasional spot. slight lean of spine. internally clean unmarked. Unclipped jacket chipped on spine edges. 0302835 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Les Fleurs du Mal: The Complete Text of the Flowers of Evil in a NewTranslation, Baudelaire, Charles; Translated by Richard Howard; illustrated by Michael Mazur
8 Baudelaire, Charles; Translated by Richard Howard; illustrated by Michael Mazur Les Fleurs du Mal: The Complete Text of the Flowers of Evil in a NewTranslation
David R. Godine

1982 Hardcover Very Good + Near Fine 
Royal 8vo in full blue cloth with spine and cover titles - a couple of minor blemishes to the block (a few pages lightly creased at the top outer edge, and a little bit of a sag to the block. otherwise generally fine. Unclipped dustwrapper is generally fine with a touch of soiling/rubbing in spots otherwise fine. Exceptional 365p 021966 
Price: 125.00 USD
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9 Beeching, Rev. H.C. The Poetical Works of John Milton

London 1919 Early Edition Hard Cover Good No dust Jacket 
551pgs. brown cloth, gilt lettering. spine edges frayed.hinges exposed, but intact. previoius owner bookplate, signature on endpapers. Text block is fine.Decent reading copy. 0302413 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10 Berrigan, Daniel Prison Poems (Signed By author)
Unicorn Press

Greensboro, N.C. 1982 0877750498 2nd printing Soft Cover Near Fine Signed and Inscribed By Author
124pgs. square corners. a miniscule liftoff on very edge of rear panel,otherwise a fine copy. Collection of poems written by author in when in Danbury Federal Penitentiary. Sentenced in 1968, he served a two and a half year term there. Author inscription on half-title page. 0301084 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Kinship of Nature. (Signed & Inscribed By author), Bliss Carmen
11 Bliss Carmen The Kinship of Nature. (Signed & Inscribed By author)
L.C.Page & Co

Boston 1903 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket As Issued 
8vo in original gilt illustrated brown cloth, spine strip rubbed and a little wavy with gilt stil present, some light fraying to the fabric at the spine ends. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Inscribed, 'Most Truly Yours, Bliss Carmen' on the front endpaper and then again with just his name (in fountain pen) under the tissue-guarded frontispiece portrait. There is a second small contemporary inscription on the front endnpaper dated 1903. below Camren's Although written by a poet this is a prose book made up of 32 short chapters containing essays on an array of subjects: philosophy, history, man's place in nature, nature itself, and so on. Also contains a lot of fascinating anecdotal information about his own experiences and observations. Author firsr prose work. Scarce signed copy/ 298pp 201453 
Price: 95.00 USD
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12 Bluth, R.H. Haiku Volume 1

1962 Third Printing Hardcover Good No Jacket Octavo 
422pgs frontispiece. .illustrated endpapers.Beige cloth, Black lettering. Beige linen cloth covers bowed. Dampstain on the upper corner of front panel and first 25 pages, not affecting the illustrations or text. illustrted throughout. One of the first and still the best and most comprehensive introduction to haiku in any language other than Japanese. 0305431 
Price: 35.00 USD
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13 Bly, Robert (Editor) The Sea And The Honeycomb: A Book Of Tiny Poems
Beacon Press

Boston 1971 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
unclipped dustwrapper in a freshj mylar sleeve. A beautiful copy with only the lighest signs of aging. 8vo, backed in brown cloth with bnlue paper over the bds. Vignette enbossed on cover, black spine titles. xi, 107p 021140 
Price: 30.00 USD
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14 Bodenheim, Maxwell Minna and Myself
Pagan Publishing Co.

New York 1918 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
91pgs. True First Edition of author's first book(has uncorrected "Master Posner" on Page 67, should be "Master-Poisoner". Brown Cloth.Collection of poetry, and two plays. intro. Louis Untermeyer. Previous owner inscription on front endpaper. Bookplate. Some wear to extremities of spine and corners. Internals clean. 007746 
Price: 45.00 USD
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15 Borges, Jorge Luis; Di Giovanni, Norman Thomas Jorge Luis Borges: Selected Poems, 1923-1967
Allen Lane, The Penguin Press

1972 0713901411 / 9780713901412 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good + 
name on endpaper, small liftoff mark on endpaper and a hint of toning, otherwise fine, in price-clipped dustwrapper, In a fresh mylar sleeve. 348p 020328 
Price: 45.00 USD
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16 Brigidi, Stephen; Bly, Robert Angels of Pompeii
Ballantine Books

Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A. 1991 0345377419 / 9780345377418 Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
jacket is price-clipped, rubbed a bit but bright and unchipped. In a fresh mylar sleeve. Some of the earliest images of angels, some of which are downright haunting they're so beautiful. 015566 
Price: 40.00 USD
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17 Bronk, William Manifest and Furthermore
North Point Press

1987 0865472815 / 9780865472815 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
77pgs. Review copy with photo, and press release laid in. a touch of wear to covers, otherwise fine. in fresh mylar sleeve. 104855 
Price: 28.00 USD
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18 Brook, Donna A History of the Afghan
Red Hanrahan Press

Detroit 1975 First Edition Trade Paperback Near Fine 
a hint of wear at the extremities. , o/w as new, signed and inscribed by Brook. woodblock on the covr of a gorilla family wiht one growling, titlepage in red and blue, 79p author photo. 019838 
Price: 15.00 USD
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19 Brower, Reuben A. Alexander Pope: The Poetry of Allusion
Oxford University Press

1986 0198811497 / 9780198811497 Trade Paperback As New 
Lighht surface rubbing to the covers of the book, 368p 020507 
Price: 18.00 USD
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20 Browning, Elizabeth Barrett Sonnets From the Portuguese with Lyric Interludes
Paul Elder And Co.

San Francisco 1910 Limited, Numbered Edition Hardcover very Good Octavo 
76pgs frontispiece engraving of author. . Light Brown boards, floral vignette on front panel. printed on Van gelder paper, Floral vignette on each page of poetry. Darkened boards, mottling to panels. A lovely edition, in protective mylar sleeve.a collection of forty-four love sonnets written by her. They largely chronicle the period leading up to her 1846 marriage to Robert Browning. 0304643 
Price: 30.00 USD
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