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An Inn for Journeying Thoughts.

by Roe, William J.

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Published
1912
Condition
Good
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AU$172.83

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Boston: Richard G. Badger, The Gorham Press, 1912. 100 pages. Small green, flexible hardcover with gilt titles is worn at corners and has some staining. Sunday school teacher's inscription on front free endpaper. "With regards of the author, William J. Roe" on title page. Small tear to edge of title page. Pages age toned, with a few small stains and… Read more
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Love's Calendar, Lays of the Hudson, and Other Poems

by Hoffman, Charles Fenno

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Akros Books
Published
1858
Condition
Good
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AU$82.94

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New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1858. Measures approximately 4 1/2" x 2 3/4" and contains 221 pages. Soiled, blind-stamped tan boards with gilt title and decorative gilt on spine. Wear to edges, corners bumped. All edges gilt. Rear hinge cracked. Previous owner's writing on front endpapers. Corners of a few pages are turned down. Quite a bit of foxing,… Read more
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Colored Buttons. A Book of Poetry for Children

by Wildemau, June M.F

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Published
1983
Condition
Good Plus
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AU$69.13

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Evanston: The Press of Ward Schori, 1983. [Miniature Books] Unpaginated. Black-and-white illustrations. Pictorial endpapers. Red hardcover has a small amount of wear to the lower edge and a few scratches on the rear board. Top edge gilt. Pages are clean and unmarked. SIGNED by Ward Schori on the colophon. The binding measures approximately 2 15/16" x 2 1/8". This edition… Read more
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Buch Der Lieder

by Heine, Heinrich

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Published
1907
Condition
Good
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AU$276.52

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Leipzig: Schmidt & Gunther, 1907. 448 pages. Text in German. Worn brown leather, with gilt title. All edges faded gilt. Pencil writing on verso of front free endpaper. Corner of one page turned down. Printed in an "easily legible 7-point type" (Bondy, p. 124). The binding measures approximately 1 15/16" x 1 3/8".. Leather. Good. 64mo - up to 3"… Read more
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The Ballad of Yukon Jake

by Paramore, Edward E., Jr

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Condition
Very Good
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Evanston: The Schori Press. Unpaginated. No publication date (1979). Blue-and-white frontispiece. Calligraphy by Rebecca Shepherd. Blue cover with gilt title has very minor shelf wear. Corners are slightly bumped and there is a tiny black spot near the lower spine. Top edge gilt. Binding measures approximately 2 5/8" x 2". Printed on Allegro Vellum paper. (Bondy p.173; Bradbury 2293)..… Read more
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Life's River Road. A Collection of Poems and Thoughts

by Jones, Nina Lee

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Akros Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
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AU$41.46

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1993. Unpaginated. Privately printed. Poetry and thoughts of an Akron, Ohio resident. References to WWII, Edwin Shaw Sanatarium, Brown St. Pictorial hardcover is in very good condition with minor shelf wear. Pages are clean, tight, and bright.. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Secrest, T.W.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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72 Poems

by Poda, John

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Akros Books
Published
1939
Condition
Good
Edition
First
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AU$69.12

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Akron, OH: The Exchange Printing Company, 1939. Stated First Edition. Introduction by Alfred Morang, Ellington Curtis, and Leslie G. Cutler. Black-and-white illustrations. Unpaginated. Includes one page of brief biographical notes. Softcover is worn and faded, with minor soiling. Black ink stain on bottom edge of covers and pages, extending 1/2-3/4" up the lower page edge. Erased writing on front free… Read more
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Dream Tees

by Hiemstra, Marvin R.

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Akros Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Limited
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AU$103.70

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San Francisco: Juniper Von Phitzer Press, 1991. 115 pages. Dark red hardcover with scuffed corners and minor wear to boards. SIGNED by author and publisher. This is #72 of 200 copies. No dust jacket, as issued.. Limited. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Poets of Ohio

by Venable, Emerson (Editor)

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Akros Books
Published
1909
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$48.38

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Cincinnati: The Robert Clarke Company, 1909. 356 pages, including reference lists. Green hardcover with bright gilt titles is worn; one corner is badly bumped. Slight fraying to corners and top and bottom of spine. The hinges are cracked. The page edges are soiled. Black-and-white frontispiece with intact tissue guard. Some pencil erasures on front free endpaper; the pages are otherwise… Read more
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Aces and Jacks and the Man with the Ax

by Harvey, Jim

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Akros Books
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780966667172
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AU$34.55

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Self Published, 2004. 77 pages. Poetry. 8 1/2" x 11" pages held together with metal clasp. SIGNED by author on title page (2/2/05 Best wishes and God Bless Jim Harvey). Minor wear to blue paper covers. Text pages clean and bright.. Signed by Author. Wraps. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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London: Bulgin and Rosser for J. Cottle, G.C. And J. Robinson, and Cadell and Davies., 1797. [Persia] [Ahmad Ardabili] [Fox's Persian Poems]. Approximately 8 3/8" x 5 1/4". [6], [i] ii-xl, 276 pp. Title also given in Persian. Marbled boards. Leather spine with five narrow gilt (very faded) bands. Boards heavily worn. Corners may have been leather at one time.… Read more
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