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1 Abe, Ryan Offering: A Collection of Haiku
Pompano Beach Exposition Press 1986 hardcover 

About very good, a bit of corner bumping, overall a clean copy. Illustrated by Gail Burk. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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2 Carrasco, Jose A. Thoughts Wander Thru (Through)
Menlo Park Markgraf Publications 1989 0944109055 / 9780944109052 paperback 

New in shrinkwrap. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Further Poems of Emily Dickinson, Dickinson, Emily
3 Dickinson, Emily Further Poems of Emily Dickinson
Boston Little, Brown 1929 Limited Edition hardcover 

Original 1929 limited edition, no. 71 of 465 copies. With top edges gilt & silk bookmark ribbon. About very good, light sunning & soiling on cloth covers, some erased pencil on front endpaper, the ribbon has left ghosts on a couple of facing pages where it sat for a long time, yet overall a nice, clean copy; lacking the slipcase. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Fitzgerald, Edward & Robert Stewart Sherriffs
4 Fitzgerald, Edward & Robert Stewart Sherriffs Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
London Collins 1965 Revised Edition hardcover 

Nearly very good in limp bonded leather covers, with some rubbing on spine & edges; spine a wee bit sunned. With gilt (gold) page edges. Incudes the original cardboard slipcase, with wear at one corner. With 12 color plates by Robert Stewart Sherriffs. Introductory material on the poem, on Khayyam, and on Fitzgerald, followed by reproductions of the first, second, and fifth Fitzgerald editions, also some additional notes/tables at rear. A handsome copy! 
Price: 22.00 USD
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A Woman Growing Younger: New and Selected Poems, Gomez, S. K.
5 Gomez, S. K. A Woman Growing Younger: New and Selected Poems
San Francisco America Scores Bay Area 2015 Limited Edition hardcover 

Limited cloth edition, #89 of 500 copies, SIGNED by the author. Fine in a fine slipcase, gift quality. Beautifully bound book; with artwork by Satty. Errata sheet tipped in at rear. Dual English/Spanish language. 
Price: 90.05 USD
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We Harness a River, Grissom, Irene Welch
6 Grissom, Irene Welch We Harness a River
Caldwell Caxton 1946 First Edition hardcover 

Warmly INSCRIBED by the author! Very good, a couple of tape ghosts on rear endpaper, in a good dust jacket with moderate wear but looks decent in our fresh mylar protector. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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2 Book SET: The Path to Home + Harbor Lights of Home, Guest, Edgar
7 Guest, Edgar 2 Book SET: The Path to Home + Harbor Lights of Home
Chicago Reilly & Lee 1919/1926 hardcover 

Good to very good books, externally very nice, inner binding of Path is neatly split at center so that pages lie close to flat, gift inscriptions on endpaper of Path, owner blindstamp on endpaper of Harbor, a few erased pencil marsk in Harbor; the dust jacket of Path is chipped, creased, the jacket of Harbor has some small waterspots on the spine, edgewear, and is price-clipped. Jackets will look better in our fresh mylar protectors. Scarce in ANY jackets! 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Harshav, Benjamin & Barbara American Yiddish Poetry: A Bilingual Anthology
Stanford Stanford University Press 2007 0804751706 / 9780804751704 First Edition paperback 

Good or better, small stain affects rear cover & last couple of pages near outer edge, else sharp & clean.

Please note that priority mail and international mail may run higher than the rates shown by Abebooks on this heavy or oversized item. 
Price: 11.10 USD
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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Khayyam, Omar & Edward Fitzgerald
9 Khayyam, Omar & Edward Fitzgerald Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
New York Crowell hardcover 

Good to very good, owner name on front endpaper and blindstamp on half-title page, small binding tear following last text page; in the original presentation box which has some rubbing; overall a nice, clean, collectible copy. With a tipped-in color frontispiece by Willy Pogany. Undated, cerca 1940's. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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10 Massey, Joseph To Keep Time
Richmond Omnidawn 2014 1890650978 / 9781890650971 First Edition paperback 

Very good or better, very light bend towards upper/outer corners, overall a nice, clean copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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11 Nicholson, Reynold A. Rumi: Poet and Mystic
Oxford Oneworld 1995 1851680969 / 9781851680962 paperback 

Good plus to very good, a little cover & spine wear, contents sharp & clean. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Becoming Doe, Parker, Doe
12 Parker, Doe Becoming Doe
Charleston CreateSpace 2014 1493527428 / 9781493527427 paperback 

Generically INSCRIBED by the author. Very good plus, a couple of page edges a bit mistrimmed by the printer, overall a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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The Collected Poems of Octavio Paz, 1957-1987, Paz, Octavio & Eliot Weinberger
13 Paz, Octavio & Eliot Weinberger The Collected Poems of Octavio Paz, 1957-1987
New York New Directions 1987 0811210375 / 9780811210379 First Edition hardcover 

Near fine in a near fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very nice, clean copy. Bilingual Spanish/English edition. 
Price: 17.55 USD
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14 Radnoti, Miklos Foamy Sky: The Major Poems of Miklos Radnoti
Hungary Corvina Books 2002 9631352501 / 9789631352504 Bilingual Edition paperback 

Very good plus, perhaps a hint of a spot on top page edges, in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with light browning and with a crease on the rear inner flap, overall a very nice, clean copy. Dual English/Hungarian text. Selected and translated by Zsuzsanna Ozsvath & Frederick Turner. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Letters of Rainer Maria Rilke & Princess Marie von Thurn und Taxis, Rilke, Rainer Maria & Marie von Thurn und Taxis
15 Rilke, Rainer Maria & Marie von Thurn und Taxis Letters of Rainer Maria Rilke & Princess Marie von Thurn und Taxis
New York New Directions 1958 First Edition hardcover 

Very good plus in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), lightly sunned on the spine & with traces of inkspotting. Translated and introduced by Nora Wydenbruck 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Traveling through the Dark, Stafford, William
16 Stafford, William Traveling through the Dark
New York Harper & Row 1962 hardcover 

Early printing with $3.50 jacket price, no statement of edition on copyright page. Good plus, owner name & a little residue from a removed sticker on endpaper, a few partly-erased blue-pencil markings, inner binding a little pulled at front, in a very good minus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some wear at the bottom of the spine (including a piece of tape on the underside). National Book Award Prize Winner sticker attached to the front panel of the jacket. A decent copy of an important work. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens, Stevens, Wallace
17 Stevens, Wallace The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens
New York Knopf 1965 0394403304 / 9780394403304 7th printing hardcover 

Nearly very good, a little discoloration on the red topstain, light sunning near top & bottom cloth edges, book feels just a wee bit shaken; in a good plus, edgeworn & price-clipped dust jacket with a little browning on the rear; fortunately, the jacket does not suffer from the usual sunning on the spine and will look quite decent in our fresh mylar protector. 
Price: 17.55 USD
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Building the Barricade / Budowalam Barykade, Swirszczynksa (Swir), Anna
18 Swirszczynksa (Swir), Anna Building the Barricade / Budowalam Barykade
Krakow Wydawnictwo Literackie 1979 8308000940 / 9788308000946 First Edition Thus hardcover 

Very good, hint of soiling on page edges, in a good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some wear, overall a clean copy. Duel Polish/English text, poems translated by Magnus Krynski & Robert Maguire, photos by Jerzy Tomaszewski. 
Price: 73.55 USD
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Robert Frost, 3 volume set: The Early Years 1874-1915 + The Years of Triumph 1915-1938 + The Later Years 1938-1963, Thompson, Lawrance & R. H. Winnick
19 Thompson, Lawrance & R. H. Winnick Robert Frost, 3 volume set: The Early Years 1874-1915 + The Years of Triumph 1915-1938 + The Later Years 1938-1963
New York Holt, Rinehart, & Winston 1966-1976 hardcovers 

Very good books in very good or better dust jackets (in fresh mylar protectors). Books have a bit of soiling on the page edges, owner signatures on the endpapers of the second & third books, and some scattered pencil markings -- we erased all we could find; also one very small penmark on one page of the second book. Jackets are sharp. Overall a nice set. First two books are stated 2nd printings, last book is a first edition with full number line. 
Price: 41.85 USD
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