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Pinafore Poems, Kennedy, Celia Mary
61 Pinafore Poems
Kennedy, Celia Mary
Ann Arbor, MI George Wahr, Publisher 1924 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Laura H. Crowninshield, Illustrator 
Clean red & white checked cloth boards. Touch of wear to corner tips, no bumping. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 61 pgs. Illustrated by Laura H. Crowninshield. 8vo. Children's. 013605

Price: 75.00 USD
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Carving Hawk: New and Selected Poems 1956-2000, Kenny, Maurice
62 Carving Hawk: New and Selected Poems 1956-2000
Kenny, Maurice
White Pine Press 2002 1893996506 / 9781893996502 First Paperback Near Fine Signed
Stated First Edition, as new condition trade paperback, signed by the author. Clean yellow cover with brown lettering and hawk decoration on cover, brown lettering on spine. No creasing or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed by the author on the half-title page. 367 pages. 025964

Price: 25.00 USD
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63 Cadenza: The Selected Poems of Phillips Kloss
Kloss, Phillips
San Antonio, TX The Naylor Company 1975 0-8111-0587-3 / 9780811105873 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Signed
Clean rust cloth boards with grey lettering. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with one very small location notation on front free endpaper. 135 pgs. SIGNED "Philip Kloss- Taos" on title page. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with spot of soiling to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007162

Price: 18.00 USD
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Talking to the Sun: An Illustrated Anthology of Poems for Young People, Koch, Kenneth
64 Talking to the Sun: An Illustrated Anthology of Poems for Young People
Koch, Kenneth
New York Metropolitan Museum of Art 1988 003005849X / 9780030058493 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean dust jacket. Clean glossy color illustrated boards - no bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean yellow endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Poems selected and introduced by Kenneth Koch and Kate Farrell. 112 pages with index of first lines. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, small price clip at top corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025720

Price: 18.00 USD
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Talking to the Sun: An Illustrated Anthology of Poems for Young People, Koch, Kenneth and Kate Farrell
65 Talking to the Sun: An Illustrated Anthology of Poems for Young People
Koch, Kenneth and Kate Farrell
New York Metropolitan Museum Of Art, The 1985 0870994360 / 9780870994364 First Hardcover Very Good+ fine Jacket 
Second Printing, in clean unchipped dustjacket. Clean bright glossy illustrated boards. No bumping, no wear. Small previous owner name on front free endpaper. 112 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019710

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Night of the Whippoorwill, Larrick, Nancy
66 The Night of the Whippoorwill
Larrick, Nancy
New York Philomel Books 1992 0399218742 / 9780399218743 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket David Ray, Illustrator 
First Edition, Stated "First Impression" in clean unclipped dust jacket. Beautifully clean illustrated glossy boards. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean blue endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Poems selected by Nancy Larrick. Illustrated by David Ray. 71 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, one tiny closed edge tear at top rear spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Wonderful poems of and about the nighttime for children with beautiful color illustrations. 024435

Price: 20.00 USD
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Idylls of the Months, Lathbury, Mary A.
67 Idylls of the Months
Lathbury, Mary A.
New York George Routledge & Sons 1885 First Hardcover Very Good+ 
First Edition. Decorated American trade binding with gorgeous poems and drawings by Mary A. Lathbury. Approx. size: 8" x 10-3/4". Tan cloth boards with silver gold and color decoration on cover (winged fairy, crescent moon and small stars). No fraying, slightest hint of soiling. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages are clean, with gilt page edges. All pages decorated; beautiful full color, full page illustrations with tissue guards. Unpaginated. 024427

Price: 125.00 USD
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Gulf Coast Stimulus Package - Viagra for the Soul, Le Gardeur, Maurice
68 Gulf Coast Stimulus Package - Viagra for the Soul
Le Gardeur, Maurice
Covington, Louisiana Bard's Press 2014 0984122222 / 9780984122226 First Fine no dust jacket Jacket Roy Robinson, Illustrator Signed
Clean stated First Edition, SIGNED by author. Red cloth boards with color paste-on illustration (no wear), stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. Signed by the author on title page: "Don't Worry, Be Happy! MLG". Full color illustrations by Roy Robinson. Yellow ribbon page marker. 128 pages. Wonderful poems and illustrations that will touch your heart, make you laugh and cry. Prologue: In this mindless world of crime and stupor, our sole defense is a sense of humor. 026392

Price: 20.00 USD
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69 Poems Out of a Hat
Leuba, Walter
New York MacMillan 1947 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean beige cloth boards with horizontal line decoration. Slight darkening to front gutter. No bumping, fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Some browning to endpapers. Pages are clean. Previous owner name on front free endpaper. 81 pgs. 8vo. Poetry. 011331

Price: 10.00 USD
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Men On A Rocky Hill, Liddle, Warren
70 Men On A Rocky Hill
Liddle, Warren
Boston Bruce Humphries 1947 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped original dust jacket. Dark blue 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 blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 80 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), very faint hint of soiling, very shallow chipping at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author's poems are a tribut to the sturdy individualists who have labored for centuries to wrest their living from the rocky New England soil. 025253

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Chinese Nightingale - and Other Poems, Lindsay, Vachel
71 The Chinese Nightingale - and Other Poems
Lindsay, Vachel
New York Macmillan 1920 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, inscribed and SIGNED by the author. Decorated yellow cloth boards (dragon and pagoda motif). Light soiling to spine and boards. Tiny spots of wear at base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and free from previous owner markings. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "My good wishes to Mildred M. McOmber - Nicholas Vachel Lindsay - May 9, 1921, Syracuse, New York - Come let us be bold with our songs." 127 pages. Nicholas Vachel Lindsay (November 10, 1879 – December 5, 1931) was an American poet. He is considered the father of modern singing poetry, as he referred to it, in which verses are meant to be sung or chanted. His extensive correspondence with the poet Yeats details his intentions to revive the musical qualities in poetry as had been practiced by the ancient Greeks. For the final twenty years of his life, Lindsay was one of the best-known poets in the US. His reputation was high enough to enable him to befriend, encourage, and mentor other poets, such as Langston Hughes and Sara Teasdale. Vachel Lindsay, together with Langston Hughes, helped define the school of Jazz Poetry in the first decades of the 20th century. 022877

Price: 1000.00 USD
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The Congo and other Poems, Lindsay, Vachel
72 The Congo and other Poems
Lindsay, Vachel
New York Macmillan 1915 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dustjacket 
Clean mustard yellow cloth boards with black and red stamped decoration, stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. Light surface wear to top and bottom spine edges, no fraying. Tiny spot of wear to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper, owner's name neatly penned on front free endpaper. 159 pgs. With an introduction by Harriet Monroe. 017540

Price: 50.00 USD
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Excelsior, Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
73 Excelsior
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
Boston James R. Osgood 1878 Hardcover Very Good 
Lovely old decorated binding. Green cloth boards with bevelled edges. Very light soiling to cloth (a few very small faint spots). Very light surface wear to corners, no fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. All page edges gilt. Clean chocolate brown endpapers. Text pages have some light soiling from handling. Neatly penned previous owner Christmas inscription dated 1878 on blank fly leaf. Black and white illustrations (engravings) throughout. Unpaginated. 028018

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Courtship of Miles Standish, Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
74 The Courtship of Miles Standish
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
Indianapolis Bobbs Merrill 1903 Hardcover Fine no dust jacket Howard Chandler Christy, Illustrator 
Lovely, clean solid, collectible quality book. Clean decorated blue cloth boards and decorated spine with unchipped stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright (high quality, glossy heavy paper), with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Color frontis illustration by Howard Chandler Christy with clean tissue guard. Twenty-seven additional glorious illustrations by Christy in both black and white and full color, all pages decorated. 153 pages. 025211

Price: 100.00 USD
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The Poems of Longfellow, Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
75 The Poems of Longfellow
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
New York Modern Library 1944 Hardcover Very Good+ Allen Lewis, Illustrator 
Illustrated Modern Library Edition in original slipcase. Clean unfaded illustrated paper-covered boards with clean green cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Clean endpapers; no names,writing or marks. Illustrated by Allen Lewis. 732 pages. Clean very good paper-covered slipcase with clean unchipped paste-on label, chipping along open edge, no cracking. 024299

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (with numerous illustrations), Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
76 The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (with numerous illustrations)
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1885 Hardcover Good+ 
1885 Victorian decorated binding. Brown cloth boards with bevelled edges, botanical design with circular portrait of Longfellow's home on cover,decorated spine. Wear to corner tips and spine ends. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (gilt page edges) with clean chocolate endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Frontispiece illustration with clean tissue guard. Many additional illustrations and page decorations. 348 pages with index. 027786

Price: 15.00 USD
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Breaks in the Clouds, Lunt, Carroll
77 Breaks in the Clouds
Lunt, Carroll
Prairie City, Illinois The Decker Press 1948 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Very clean sky blue cloth boards with unchipped silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Nicely inscribed and signed by author on half-title page: "To Marjorie and Drew Morris - with whose charming mother and her fine friends the author has just enjoyed a splendid evening in which you and Anne Dodd Morris were toasted and remembered affectionately. - Carroll Lunt - August 8th, 1948, Los Angeles, Cal." 97 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027928

Price: 65.00 USD
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Macaulay - Prose and Poetry, Macaulay (G. M. Young, Editor)
78 Macaulay - Prose and Poetry
Macaulay (G. M. Young, Editor)
Cambridge, Massachusetts Harvard University Press 1952 Reynard Library Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair Jacket 
The Reynard Library edition in tattered original dust jacket. Blue cloth-covered boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Bevelled board edges. No fraying or wear, a little fading to rear board where piece of dust jacket is missing. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (some browning to gutter area of endpapers). Tasteful custom bookplate on front pastedown. 864 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped, but has a 2" x 3" piece missing at top of rear panel, several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 028246

Price: 12.00 USD
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Critical, Historical and Miscellaneous Essays and Poems (Complete in three volumes), Macaulay, Thomas Babington
79 Critical, Historical and Miscellaneous Essays and Poems (Complete in three volumes)
Macaulay, Thomas Babington
Boston Estes & Lauriat Cambridge Edition Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jackets 
Three volumes complete. Green silk cloth boards with gold lettering on spines, gilt top page edges. No bumping or fraying, cloth boards are quite clean. Chocolate brown endpapers with attractive custom printed bookplate on front pastedown of each volume. Pages are clean, with black and white illustrations (engravings). Bindings are tight and square; Volume II however, has some webbing exposure on front hinge. Volume I and III are Very Good+, Volume II good. 028216

Price: 65.00 USD
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One Touch of Nature and Other Poems - A Treasury of Picture and Song, Mack, Robert Ellice
80 One Touch of Nature and Other Poems - A Treasury of Picture and Song
Mack, Robert Ellice
New York E. P. Dutton 1892 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Clean decorated binding. Green cloth boards with bevelled edges, white black and gold daisy and spiderweb, insect design on cover with gold lettering. Light surface wear to corners. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean (gilt page edges). Clean chocolate brown endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with monochrome Illustrations.Printed by E. Nister at Nuremberg on high quality heavy paper. 48 pages. Arranged by Robert Ellice Mack, a variety of poets include Clifton Bingham, E. Nesbit, Adelaide Procter, Helen F. Wood, Alice Havers, Fred Hines, and more. Ornaments, Headpieces, Letterings, and Initials by R. A. Bell, Agnes Pearce, and R. K. Cowtan. 021960

Price: 75.00 USD
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