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June in September, Van Voorhis, Linda Lyon
161 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
162 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

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Rare Poems of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries, W. J. Linton (Editor)
163 Rare Poems of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries
W. J. Linton (Editor)
Boston Roberts Brothers 1883 First Hardcover Very Good+ 
First Edition. Beige cloth covered boards with bevelled edges, red lettering on cover and spine. One tiny closed tear to cloth at top spine edge (1/8"), otherwise no wear. Slight aging/foxing to cloth. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound. Clean teal decorated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Pages and edges are clean, with red text block page edges. Collected and edited with notes by W. J. Linton. Engraving illustration on title page by David Scott. 264 pages. 028348

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Midsummer, Walcott, Derek
164 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

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Her Blue Body Everything We Know  Earthling Poems 1965-1990 Complete, Walker, Alice
165 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

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Quotations from English and American Poets - Based Upon Bohn's Edition, Revised, Corrected and Enlarged, Ward, Anna L. (Editor)
166 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

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167 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

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Poems (in German & English), Werfel, Franz (translated By Edith Abercrombie Snow)
168 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

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Roman Pearls and Other Verses, Whicher, George Meason
169 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

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Poems and Sketches of E. B. White, White, E. B.
170 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

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Family Fare, White, Edith Parent
171 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

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The Complete Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier, Whittier, John Greenleaf
172 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

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Whittier's Poems, Whittier, John Greenleaf
173 Whittier's Poems
Whittier, John Greenleaf
Chicago Donohue 1900 Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding. Beautifully clean blue cloth boards with stamped decoration and illustration on cover and spine, gilt lettering on cover and spine. No publication date, probably late 1800's or early 1900's. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, with gilt top edges. Clean decorated endpapers, decorated title page. Neatly penned brief previous owner inscription on blank fly leaf. Illustrated with lovely black & white plates. 349 pp. 019408

Price: 25.00 USD
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Don't Call it Anything, Wiesblott, Allan
174 Don't Call it Anything
Wiesblott, Allan
Wagon & Star Publishers 1969 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Very clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Inscribed to his Aunt and SIGNED by the author. 53 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny chip, one closed edge tear, one very faint spot of soil at corner. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Poet's first book, winner of The Sallie Juanita Shull Award 1968-1969. 5-3/4" x 4-1/2". Poetry. 013333

Price: 75.00 USD
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Eager Footsteps, Wilson, Anne Elizabeth
175 Eager Footsteps
Wilson, Anne Elizabeth
Toronto Musson Book Company, Ltd. 1924 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Floral print cloth boards in beige, green, and shades of rose with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Clean, no fraying. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with beautifully illustrated endpapers (by M. Sankey) with a tasteful small previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper, small old bookseller's ticket at base of front free endpaper. 47 pages. Dust jacket is clean, has very shallow chipping at top and bottom spine ends. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025793

Price: 35.00 USD
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176 The Hypocrite
Wilson, Bingham Thoburn
Brooklyn, NY The Lyceum Publishing Co. 1907 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
Dark blue cloth boards with stamped gilt lettering on cover and spine. Moderate soiling to cloth. Hint of corner wear at tips. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. Gilt top page edges. Boldly SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper. 105 pgs. 010999

Price: 14.00 USD
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Of Men and Mountains, Wilson, Charles G.
177 Of Men and Mountains
Wilson, Charles G.
Farmington, Maine The Knowlton & McLeary Co. 1940 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original illustrated jacket. Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Name and small notation of place purchased on front free endpaper. 93 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, has two short closed edge tears, hint of light edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 011723

Price: 12.00 USD
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I Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey, Windham, Revish
178 I Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey
Windham, Revish
1st Books 2002 0-75964-940-5 / 9780759649408 First Soft Cover Fine Signed
Very clean bright trade paperback with no wear. Binding is tight, pages are clean and bright. 109 pgs. Inscribed, SIGNED and dated by author on front free endpaper. Trade Paperback. 008044

Price: 15.00 USD
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Tony's Scrap Book (1941-42 Edition), Wons, Anthony (Tony)
179 Tony's Scrap Book (1941-42 Edition)
Wons, Anthony (Tony)
Chicago The Reilly & Lee Co. 1941 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Good+ Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Frontis portrait of "Tony". Clean bright dustjacket has been price clipped, has some light chipping & edgewear. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Poetry. 006388

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Island: A Cavalcade of England, Young, Francis Brett
180 The Island: A Cavalcade of England
Young, Francis Brett
New York Farrar Straus & Company 1946 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket 
Blue cloth boards with gold line drawing map of England on cover, gold lettering on spine. Slight fading to spine and board edges. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 451 pgs. Copyright page states "First published in November 1944 by William Heineman Ltd., London". This is the American edition. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight edge wear, very slight browning to edges; photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Book-length poem on the history of England. 8vo. Poetry. 014952

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