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The Glory of the Nightingales

By: Robinson, Edward Arlington

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1930

Edition: First Trade Edition.

Seller ID: 012357

Condition: Good


83pp. Original green cloth, lettering stamped in gilt. Upper corner of the textblock dampstained nearly throughout, not effecting the printed text. Spine lettering dulled. Top corners bumped. Partial coffee ring on the front board. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Talifer

By: Robinson, Edward Arlington

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1933

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012454

Condition: Very Good


98pp. Spine lettering dulled. Corners gently bumped. All edges of the text block lightly foxed. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Matthias At the Door

By: Robinson, Edwin Arlington

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1931

Edition: First Trade Edition.

Seller ID: 012334

Condition: Very Good


99pp. Original maroon cloth with lettering stamped in gilt. Ownership inscription clipped from the top edge of the front free endpaper. Corners bumped. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

A Golden Treasury of Irish Verse

By: Robinson, Lennox (ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, MacMillan Co.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020460

Condition: Very Good


346pp. 1st Edition. Original blue cloth with lettering and decoration stamped in gilt. Ownership inscriptions on the front free endpaper. Ownership inscription of H. Phelps Clawson, former curator of Anthropology at the Buffalo Museum of Science and Director of the Shaker Museum at Old Chatham, NY (the inscription states, "Old Chatham 1946-1967"). Corners bumped. Edges of the text block tanned. Faint spotting to the binding. View more info

Songs & Sonnets of Pierre De Ronsard, Gentleman of Vendomois

By: Ronsard, Pierre De

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co: 1903

Edition: Limited Edition.

Seller ID: 018722

Condition: Very Good


137pp. Original mauve paper covered boards with paper spine label. Lacking the jacket and the slipcase. Limted to 425 copies, this being #110. Printed by Bruce Rogers at The Riverside Press, with his printing device after the statement of limitation in the back. Includes another paper spine label laid in at the back. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Spine ends rubbed. Light overall soil. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Other Entertainment: Collected Pieces

By: Rorem, Ned

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 014447

Condition: Near Fine


336pp. Remainder strike vertically along the bottom edge (black marker). Only traces of wear to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The House of Life: A Sonnet-Sequence

By: Rossetti, Dante Gabriel

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Portland, Thomas B. Mosher: 1903

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Seller ID: 982

Condition: Very Good


2nd Edition, Limited to 100 numbered copies on Japan vellum, this being #17. Original wraps in yap binding. Wraps unevenly browned. Lacking the slipcase. Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

Hills of Gold

By: Russell, Lynn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Houghton, Houghton College Press: 1927

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 019333

Condition: Very Good


109pp. Original green wraps stamped in gilt foil. Frontispiece portrait. Top corner torn on the front cover. No previous ownership inscriptions. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Selected Poems

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Gramercy Books: 1992

Edition: Eighth Printing.

Seller ID: 012287

Condition: Fine


192pp. Some light soil to the back panel of the jacket. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

A Manthology: Songs That Are Fit for Men--And a Few Women

By: Schauffler, Robert Haven

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1931

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 010571

Condition: Very Good


440pp. Bottom corners bumped hard. The jacket shows faint dampstain to the front panel and some scuffing to the spine. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Lanthorn

By: Schillinger, Kirk & Judson Odell (eds.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.p., Self Published: 1996

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012375

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (14pp.). One sketch. No place given, but probably Princeton. Contributions from L.J. Arensen, James A. Zoller, Judson Odell, Miriam Koch, and Kirk Schillinger. Faint coffee mug ring to the front cover. Front cover a bit spotted. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Exodus 2: Fall 1959

By: Scott, Bernard & Daniel Wolf (eds.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Judson Studio: 1959

Seller ID: 009687

Condition: Fine


72pp. + 16pp. portfolio of linocut prints by Richard O. Tyler. Spine square and uncreased. No previous ownership inscriptions. Very tight, probably unread. John Williams contribution. Also Seymour Krim, E. Rosenstock-Huessy, William Godden, Ivan C. Karp, Robert Cordier, Robert Hanlon, Ron Loewinsohn, Stephen Tropp, James Grady, and Richard Tyler. Original reply envelope laid in. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Lady of the Lake: A Poem

By: Scott, Sir Walter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Archibald Constable & Co.: 1825

Edition: New Edition.

Seller ID: 680

Condition: Fair


445pp. "New Edition" (stated). Original cloth. Engraved title page. Lacking the front board and probably a prelim or two; essentially disbound. The backstrip is gone and a fragment of the original paper label is affixed to the spine. Corners bumped and rubbed through on the back board. Faint ownership inscription in pencil to the first blank prelim. The text is quite clean and bright. Fair. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott

By: Scott, Sir Walter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell: 1888

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 009209

Condition: Very Good


659pp. Original tan beveled boards stamped in black, red and gilt, all edges gilt. Patterned endpapers. Illustrated. Corners gently bumped and rubbed but not rubbed through. No previous ownership inscriptions. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Lady of the Lake: A Poem

By: Scott, Walter

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Exeter, J. & B. Williams: 1836

Seller ID: 1228

Condition: Good


196pp. Recased in marbled paper over pebbled cloth, loosely attached with a couple of binding strings. A touch of wear to the binding. Small ownership inscription on the title page. Some foxing. Size: 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall View more info

Lady of the Lake

By: Scott, Walter

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Exeter, J.&B. Williams: 1836

Seller ID: 015369

Condition: Fair


196pp. Partially recased with modern marbled paper over brown cloth. The text block is not completely sewn into the binding. Ownership inscription on the title page in pencil. Light foxing throughout. Light pencil scribbling to the endpapers. Size: 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall View more info

Evening Comfort

By: Scovil, Elisabeth Robinson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus: 1898

Seller ID: 010824

Condition: Good


33pp. + 1pp. ad. Original two-tone cloth with a lithographed floral arrangement on the front board and elaborate gilt stamping. The binding is not recognized by Sternick. Frontispiece portrait of the author. Some red stain to the top edge of the front board. Top corners bumped. Spine dampstained. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Rainy Day, Vol. XXXIV, No. 2, Spring 2006

By: Selove, Emily (ed.)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University: 2006

Seller ID: 016490

Condition: Very Good


51pp. Front cover creased. No previous inscriptions. Fiction contributions from Muhammad Nasrullah Khan, Steven Tagle, Brett Thompson & Rima Turner. Poetry contributions from Jamie Anastas, Erika Brown, Rebecca Chapman, Vicky Hunt, Laurel Ingraham, David Levine, Rose Se-Gahon, Steven Tagle, Rima Turner and Daniel Wasser. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Poems of Percy Bysshe Shelley

By: Shelley, Percy Bysshe

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norwalk, The Heritage Press: 1974

Seller ID: 020781

Condition: Very Good


313pp. Original light blue cloth with lettering and decorations stamped in dark blue, pictorial endpapers. Illustrated with woodcuts by Richard Shirley Smith. Selected, edited and introduced by Stephen Spender. The Heritage Club Sandglass newsletter laid in. Some mottling to the spine. Housed in the original slipcase which has a small retail sticker ghost to one panel. View more info

Poems

By: Shipton, Anna

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 022380

Condition: Very Good


187pp. Original brown decorative cloth stamped in black and gilt, all edges gilt. Text printed with a red ruled border. Ownership and gift inscriptions to the front free endpaper. Bottom corners bumped. Some rubbing to the extremities but not rubbed through. View more info