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Sigourney's Poetical Works: Containing A Choice Collection of Devotional and Miscellaneous Poems, Sigourney, Mrs. L. H.
141 Sigourney's Poetical Works: Containing A Choice Collection of Devotional and Miscellaneous Poems
Sigourney, Mrs. L. H.
Philadelphia John E. Potter 1885 Large Type Edition Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
Beautiful clean decorated binding. Clean red cloth boards with gold and black decoration, gold title box on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Clean floral decorated endpapers. Full color presentation page with one name neatly penned on it. Frontispiece illustration with tissue guard. All pages and edges are clean. 338 pages. 025224

Price: 40.00 USD
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On Hurley Hills and Other Verse, Smith, Elias D.
142 On Hurley Hills and Other Verse
Smith, Elias D.
Boston Sherman, French & Company 1911 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
First Edition 1911. Very clean green cloth boards with pale green lettering on cover and spine, lettering on spine quite faded. Gilt coat of arms on cover. Gilt top page edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. Brief, neat inscription on front free endpaper: "To my friend with kindest wishes and most pleasant memories - H.R.W Aug. 5th, 1916." 86 pgs. 006331

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Glass-Blower and Other Poems, Struther, Jan
143 The Glass-Blower and Other Poems
Struther, Jan
New York Harcourt Brace & Co. 1941 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First American Edition. Blue cloth boards with clean unchipped paper labels on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 67 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has 1-1/2" closed tear at base spine fold, extending horizontally 1/2" into spine area. No chipping, a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A book of memorable poetry by the author of "Mrs. Miniver." 015946

Price: 20.00 USD
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Howdy, Podner! - Verses Western & Otherwise, Taney, Thomas E. (The Poet Lariat)
144 Howdy, Podner! - Verses Western & Otherwise
Taney, Thomas E. (The Poet Lariat)
New York Vantage Press 1950 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket, SIGNED by the author. Clean dark green cloth boards with stamped silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean blank endpapers; no previous owner markings. Signed "Thomas E. Taney" on the title page. 64 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears, with very slight soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024870

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Poems and Plays of Alfred Lord Tennyson, Tennyson, Alfred Lord
145 The Poems and Plays of Alfred Lord Tennyson
Tennyson, Alfred Lord
New York Modern Library 1945 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library Giant No. G42 in clean dust jacket. Toledano binding no. G5. Clean red cloth boards with black oval torchbearer logo on cover and spine, black title box on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges. Clean blank endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 1133 pages with index. Clean dust jacket has slight edge wear, small chips at base of spine, short closed edge tears. 365 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024565

Price: 22.00 USD
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Complete Poems of Francis Thompson, Thompson, Francis
146 Complete Poems of Francis Thompson
Thompson, Francis
New York Modern LIbrary 1940 Later Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 038.2 in clean dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean sage green cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges. Clean Kent style endpapers. Neatly penned previous owner inscription on back side of front free endpaper. 358 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, has a couple of very short closed edge tears; price clip to upper corner of front inside flap. 372 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024754

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Singing World - Modern Poems for Young People, Untermeyer, Louis (editor)
147 The Singing World - Modern Poems for Young People
Untermeyer, Louis (editor)
New York Harcourt Brace 1923 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Florence Wyman Ivins, Illustrator Signed
Clean hardcover book, SIGNED by author, in clean original dust jacket. Unfaded black cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, gold lettering and small decoration on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with color decorated endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "For William Brent Girdler of Louisville, Kentucky - with every good wish from Louis Untermeyer." Illustrations by Florence Wyman Ivins. Collected and edited by Louis Untermeyer. 445 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, unchipped, unclipped, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023230

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The White Bees, Van Dyke, Henry
148 The White Bees
Van Dyke, Henry
New York Charles Scribner 1909 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (Published November, 1909) - decorated American trade binding (signed binding - Earl Stetson Crawford insignia on cover). Clean green cloth boards with elaborate title decoration on cover in gold with gold lettering on both cover and spine. Small spots of wear-through at corner tips and spine corners. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with neatly penned previous owner name and date (1909) at top of front free endpaper. Decorative title page in black and red. 105 pages. 025790

Price: 25.00 USD
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June in September, Van Voorhis, Linda Lyon
149 June in September
Van Voorhis, Linda Lyon
Rochester, NY Linda Lyon Van Voorhis 1973 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Clean unfaded yellow cloth boards with orange lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and SIGNED by author on front free endpaper: "To Patty Leyland-Naylor with fond greetings from Linda Lyon Van Voorhis - June 4, 1973." 136 pgs. illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, has several very short closed edge tears, fading to spine. Author's photo in youth and age on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8" x 11-1/4". Poetry. 016651

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Through the Year: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter, various
150 Through the Year: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter
various
London Griffith, Farran, Okeden & Welsh 1892 Leather_bound Very Good+ 
Beautiful leather-bound volume of poetry. Size approximately 7-1/4" x 9-1/4", flexible brown leather covers are stamped with a fan and fern design, sturdy string binding. Tiny spot of wear-through to one corner tip. Brief previous owner inscription on front free endpaper. Printed on high quality paper; beautifully illustrated in black and white. All pages and edges are clean. Poems by Wordsworth, Burns, Tennyson, Shakespeare and other greats. 027977

Price: 30.00 USD
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Midsummer, Walcott, Derek
151 Midsummer
Walcott, Derek
New York Farrar Straus & Giroux 1984 0374208840 / 9780374208844 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in as new unclipped dust jacket. Collectible quality of this nobel laureate's sequence of fifty-four poems written to encompass one year, from summer to summer. Clean green boards with blind-stamped author initials on cover, black cloth spine, some very slight fading to spine edges. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, has tiny closed tear at spine fold edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027310

Price: 50.00 USD
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Her Blue Body Everything We Know  Earthling Poems 1965-1990 Complete, Walker, Alice
152 Her Blue Body Everything We Know Earthling Poems 1965-1990 Complete
Walker, Alice
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1991 0-15-140040-7 / 9780151400409 First Hard Cover Very Fine Very Fine Jacket 
Very clean decorated boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, AS NEW. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean, crisp dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A lovely, crisp clean copy of this fine book. 8vo. Poetry. 007192

Price: 15.00 USD
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Quotations from English and American Poets - Based Upon Bohn's Edition, Revised, Corrected and Enlarged, Ward, Anna L. (Editor)
153 Quotations from English and American Poets - Based Upon Bohn's Edition, Revised, Corrected and Enlarged
Ward, Anna L. (Editor)
New York Thomas Y. Crowell & Co. 1883 Luxe Edition Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
Clean beautiful decorated American trade binding, Luxe Edition published by Thomas Y. Crowell. Clean green ribbed cloth boards with gold lettering and decoration, single line border on cover, elaborate gold decoration and lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound. Clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Frontispiece portrait with clean tissue guard. Decorated title page with black decoration, red lettering. Preface by the Editor, followed by Preface by R. H. Stoddard. 761 pages with index. 026119

Price: 50.00 USD
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154 Translations from the Chinese
Wayley, Arthur
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1940 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Cyrus Le Roy Baldridge, Illustrator 
Orange cloth boards in black slipcase. Hint of very light soiling to boards. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate. Illustrated by Cyrus Le Roy Baldridge. 325 pp. Beautiful full color illustrations as well as black & white drawings. Black slipcase is sturdy with unchipped orange label, very light rubbing, small spots of wear to three corners. Poems beautifully translated from the Chinese by Arthur Wayley. 019974

Price: 20.00 USD
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155 Poems and the Spring of Joy
Webb, Mary
New York E. P. Dutton 1929 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Wood-grain boards with brown corner tips and brown spine, clean unchipped paper label on spine. Very light corner wear, no fraying. Light staining to rear board bottom edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Copyright 1929, no additional printings listed. 249 pgs. 8vo. Poetry. 015935

Price: 15.00 USD
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Poems (in German & English), Werfel, Franz (translated By Edith Abercrombie Snow)
156 Poems (in German & English)
Werfel, Franz (translated By Edith Abercrombie Snow)
Princeton, NJ Princeton University Press 1945 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean green cloth boards with blindstamped decoration on cover and spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 119 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unfaded, small corner price clip to front inside flap, two tiny closed edge tears with associated tiny chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 014898

Price: 25.00 USD
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Roman Pearls and Other Verses, Whicher, George Meason
157 Roman Pearls and Other Verses
Whicher, George Meason
Amherst, MA The Bookmart 1926 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket Will H. Low, Illustrator 
First Edition. Clean brown and beige marbled paper boards with brown cloth spine, clean unchipped paper label on spine. Some wear-through to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean; no names, writing or marks. Frontis illustration by Will H. Low. 83 pgs. 008348

Price: 8.00 USD
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Poems and Sketches of E. B. White, White, E. B.
158 Poems and Sketches of E. B. White
White, E. B.
New York Harper & Row 1981 0060149000 / 9780060149000 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition, first printing with full number line in clean original dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean gold endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 217 pages. Dust jacket has shallow chipping at top spine edge, has corner price clip to front inside flap, a few closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025039

Price: 15.00 USD
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Family Fare, White, Edith Parent
159 Family Fare
White, Edith Parent
New York Exposition Press 1956 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Very clean yellow cloth boards with red/brown lettering on spine. No bumping, fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by author on front free endpaper. 71 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with a few very faint water droplet stains. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Poetry. 009936

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Complete Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier, Whittier, John Greenleaf
160 The Complete Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier
Whittier, John Greenleaf
Boston Houghton Mifflin / James K. Osgood and Company 1876 Hardcover Very Good 
Green silk cloth boards with bevelled board edges, black and gold decoration on cover and spine (Victorian decorated binding). Very light rubbing, binding is tight and square, pages are clean with chocolate brown endpapers - neatly pencilled previous owner name on front free endpaper. An attractive book with many beautiful illustrations, including frontispiece illustration with tissue guard. All text block page edges are gilt. 311 pages with index. 027988

Price: 30.00 USD
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