Poetry Anthologies

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The Gashlycrumb Tinies

The Gashlycrumb Tinies

by Edward Gorey

Gorey does his part to help educate the youth with this macabre alphabet:
"F is for Fanny sucked dry by a leech" "X is for Xerxes devoured by mice" "Z is for Zillah who drank too much gin"
Six American Poets

Six American Poets

by Joel Conarroe

Modern British Poetry

Modern British Poetry

by Louis, Editor Untermeyer

Naked Poetry

Naked Poetry

by Stephen and Mezey, Robert, Eds Berg

Poems That Live Forever

Poems That Live Forever

by Hazel Felleman

On English Poetry

On English Poetry

by Robert Graves

But God!

But God!

by V Raymond Edman

Art & Love

Art & Love

by Kate Farrell

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Warpland

by Joyce a Joyce

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The New Yorker Book Of Poems

by New Yorker Magazine Editors

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Tongues Untied

by Martin Ed Humphies

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Flowers Of Heaven

by Joseph Pearce Ignatius

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The Rag and Bone Shop Of the Heart

by Robert/ Hillman, James/ Meade, Michael Bly

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Poetry Of the Thirties D73

by Robin Skelton

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Journey Of Poems

by Richard Editor Niebling

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Poems To Remember

by Dorothy Editor Petitt

Poetry Anthologies Books & Ephemera

Pekie Poems

Pekie Poems

by Estelle Least and Wu Hoo Git

Pekie Poems by Wu Hoo Git taken down into English verse by Estelle Leask. Dark yellow boards with pictorial front are sturdy, but well worn and lightly soiled. Text is clean and unmarked. Pages are lightly tanned with age - no foxing.Previous owner's bookplate on front paste down. Gift inscription signed by author on front end page
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A$45.73
Favorite Poems by Favorite Authors

Favorite Poems by Favorite Authors

This is an antique book on poetry. The book comes in brown boards with gold lettering on its spine. There is no publishing date mentioned, however, there is an inscription to a former owner at the top of the first inside page dated 1896. The poetry, however, is still beautiful and powerful. The book's exterior has four worn corners, worn areas at the top and bottom of its spine, lightly worn areas on its top edge and on its front cover, and a stain on the closed book's right top page edge that just... Read more about this item
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A$30.48
Rife

Rife

by Stefanie Marlis

Sarabande Books 1998. Stated first edition. Book is like new. DJ shows light shelf and edge wear.
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A$37.34
Daughters of Yemen

Daughters of Yemen

by Caspi, Mishael Maswari, transl

Berkley: University of California Press, 1985. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/near fine. 8vo. xvi, 264, [2] pp. Bound in orange cloth, in brown dust jacket. Poems by Yemeni women in the original Arabic accompanied by English translations. Fine, bright copy in Near Fine dust jacket. Bright copy.
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A$45.73
Best-Loved Poems of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

Best-Loved Poems of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

by Kennedy, Caroline (selected and introduced by)

unused book from closed bookstore inventory with a little bit of wear; blue boards, clean, tight and square, text is clean and unmarked, edges are very lightly rubbed; DJ has no tears, creases, or chips, covers are very lightly yellowed and rubbed; First Edition, 7th Printing
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A$9.13
Don Juan and Other Satirical Poems

Don Juan and Other Satirical Poems

by Lord Byron

The Odyssey Press 1935. Book is in good condition. Text is clean and unmarked. Binding and blue boards are sturdy. Gilt lettering on the spine is slightly faded. Boards show scuff marks and general shelf and edge wear. Previous owner's name is on front paste down. No DJ.
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A$32.77
The Place My Words Are Looking For : What Poets Say About and Through Their Work

The Place My Words Are Looking For : What Poets Say About and Through Their Work

by Janeczko, Paul B

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" From the library of poet Denise Levertov, and is inscribed by one of the contributors Christine E. Hemp on the front endpaper. A nice clean copy, tight binding; price-clipped dust jacket has some light wear to the spine edges, but is not chipped or torn.
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A$30.48
JEWISH AMERICAN POETRY: Poems, Commentary, and Reflections.

JEWISH AMERICAN POETRY: Poems, Commentary, and Reflections.

by Barron, Jonathan and Eric Murphy Selinger

Hanover and London: : Brandeis University Press,, (2000). First edition -. Near fine.. First printing, a trade paperback, issued simultaneously with hardcover. The first part of this anthology features "poems by 26 leading poets (some written especially for this volume) followed by the poets' own reflections on the Jewish and American aspects of their work. The second half of the book gathers ten wide-ranging essays on the history and scope of Jewish American poetry, offering an unprecedented... Read more about this item
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A$32.77
A GREEN PLACE: Modern Poems.

A GREEN PLACE: Modern Poems.

by Smith, William Jay (compiled by)

New York:: Delacorte,, (1982.). Hardcover first edition -. Fine in a good dust jacket (edgewear and short closed tears to the dj, small piece of tape stuck to front cover, now in an archival cover.). First printing. An anthology for older children and young adults, compiled by Smith and illustrated with drawings by Jacques Hnizdovsky. "There are poems on many subjects and in many forms, all the way from simple rhymes to complex stanzaic patterns. Some are the work of the most famous poets of our... Read more about this item
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A$44.96
Connecticut River Review: A National Journal of Poetry, Vol. 20, Number 1

Connecticut River Review: A National Journal of Poetry, Vol. 20, Number 1

by Carey, Kevin (ed.)

Waterbury, CT: Connecticut Poetry Society, 2000. Paperback. FINE. As new - gift quality! Original, previously unpublished poetry. 49 pages + staple-bound. 0.9
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A$13.64
The Poetry of Emily Dickinson

The Poetry of Emily Dickinson

by Emily Dickinson

This is a very good hardcover with accompanying slipcase. NOTE: gift inscription inside front cover "To Aunt Rita with love Jessica". (see photo) Otherwise, pages inside crisp and clean with no other markings seen. The binding is tight and straight. Handsome deep purple hardcover boards with silver lettering are almost like new with barely a hint of shelf wear. The accompanying slipcase is has floral illustration design and it almost like new. Were it not for the gift inscription this copy would be near... Read more about this item
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A$30.48
Seedlings from the Vine

Seedlings from the Vine

by Keyes, Laurel Elizabeth

Gentle Living, 5th printing, 1967. Paperback. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Staple bound; cover and pages tight. Wrappers have light wear at edges and corners. Pages unmarked, no creases or tears.
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A$22.79
Bronc To Breakfast & Other Poems

Bronc To Breakfast & Other Poems

by Logan, Mike

Buglin' Bull Press, 1988. Paperback. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. Signed by the author on FFEP: "Enjoy Bronc To Breakfast, Mike Logan." Light shelf wear to edges. Binding very tight, no creases or tears, pages crisp and clean.
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A$27.36
Voyages to the Inland Sea, 3

Voyages to the Inland Sea, 3

by Sebenthall, R.E.; McGrath, Thomas; Dana, Robert

University of Wisconsin, 1973. Hardcover, Near Fine in Very Good DJ. Tipped in signature page, signed by all three authors, limited edition; number 16 of 50 signed copies. Decorated cloth boards, sharp corners, clear Mylar dust jacket. Binding tight, text clean.
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A$137.10
Art & Love: An Illustrated Anthology of Love Poetry

Art & Love: An Illustrated Anthology of Love Poetry

by Farrell, Kate

Bulfinch Press, 1990. Hardcover. Good. Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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A$9.59
THE MUSIC OF WHAT HAPPENS: Poems That Tell Stories.

THE MUSIC OF WHAT HAPPENS: Poems That Tell Stories.

by Janeczko, Paul B., editor

New York:: Orchard Books / Franklin Watts, , (1988). Hardcover first edition -. Near fine in very good dust jacket (name on front endpaper, short closed tears and edgewear to upper edge of dj) . First printing. Poems which look at lives - from that of a little girl kidnapped by her father to a boy killed by Comanche Raiders in Texas in 18976, or Sophie Scholl, organizer of a student resistance movement in Nazi Germany. Contributors include Gary Soto, Brenda Hillman, Michael Petit, Gary Young, Garrett... Read more about this item
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A$32.01
The Literary Review An International Journal of Contemporary Writing  Winter 2006 Vol. 49 No. 2

The Literary Review An International Journal of Contemporary Writing Winter 2006 Vol. 49 No. 2

by Steinke, Rene (editor-in-chief) Barry Ballard, Catherine Barnett, Joshua Beckman, Madeleine Beckman, Patrick Lapeyre, Suzanne Bottelli, Louis Daniel Brodsky, Kevin Carey, Joseph Michael DeGross, Timothy Donnelly, Chris Edgar, et al

[Madison, NJ]: [Fairleigh Dickinson University] . 2006. First edition. Magazine. Pictorial wrappers [about 6" x 9"], 212 pages, contributors, translators. Near Fine copy.with a trace of wear. bx248
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A$24.39
Catching Light

Catching Light

by Kathryn Stribling Byer

LSU Press 2002. A first edition in good condition with gift inscription signed by the author. Text is clean and unmarked. Boards and bindings are strong with light stains on front and back covers. No DJ.
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A$68.59
SMALL GODS OF GRIEF: POEMS: AMERICAN POETS CONTINUUM SERIES NO. 67

SMALL GODS OF GRIEF: POEMS: AMERICAN POETS CONTINUUM SERIES NO. 67

by Bosselaar, Laure-Anne [cover by Leon Spilliart, design by Geri McCormick, author photo by Tellis A. Lawson Jr]

Rochester: BOA Editions Ltd [2001]. Fine. 2001. First Edition. Trade Paperback. 1929918062 . First edition
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A$22.25
The World and More

The World and More

by Rosemary Spencer Lockard

Bayou Prining 1998. Self publlshed. Signed by the author on title page. Book is like new. DJ shows light shelf and edge wear especially along top edges.
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A$37.34
Walk on the Wild Side

Walk on the Wild Side

by Christopher, Nicholas

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [1994]. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 8vo. xx, [2], 230 pp. Bound in quarter white cloth over purple boards, in illustrated dust jacket. Signed by five of the poets by their poems: Garrett Hongo, Rodney Jones, Philip Levine, Ron Padgett (signs by each of his two poems), Robert Polito. Very Good, small pink stain to fore edge, otherwise clean and tight, in Very Good dust jacket, long vertical crease to front flap, minor scuffing overall.
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A$76.21
Flamenco Dancer and Other Poems

Flamenco Dancer and Other Poems

by Alfred Dorn

56 Pages. Probably a First Edition as no other publishing date was shown. Signed by the author on the first inside page from the front.This book of Alfred Dorn's poetry comes in reddish brown boards with black printing. The exterior of the book has faded areas on the front cover, one moderately worn corner, and light wearing on the top and bottom of its spine. The interior book, other than the author's signature, has a former owner's name on the top of the title page. Outside of these, there are no... Read more about this item
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A$182.90
Poetry Volume  CLXXXIX Number 6 March 2007

Poetry Volume CLXXXIX Number 6 March 2007

by Wiman, Christian (editor) Geoffrey Hill, Andrew Hudgins, Eliza Griswold, Wendy Videlock, Mary Rose O'Reilley, Sopohocles, R. Nemo Hill, Afaa Michael Weaver, Richard Kenney, Kay Ryan, D. H. Tracy, Anne Stevenson, et

Chicago: The Poetry Foundation. Softcover. First edition. Magazine. Pictorial wrappers [about 5.5" x 9"], Pages 439-510 Fine condition See photo 176
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A$15.24
Slave Song

Slave Song

by David Dabydeen

Mundelstrup, Denmark: Dangaroo Press, 1984. Trade Paperback. Second Edition. As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. 72 pages. Winner of the 1984 Commonwealth Poetry Prize. Songs of frustration and defiance from African slaves and indentured Indian laborers are expressed in a lyrical Guyanese Creole in these provocative poems. An insightful critical apparatus of English translations surrounds these lyrics, shedding light on their meaning, while at the same time cleverly commenting on the... Read more about this item
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A$36.50