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Public Tragedies.

By: Cook, Joie.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Francisco, By the author: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9410

Condition: Near Fine condition


24 pp.; 8vo; stapled off-white wrappers; cover photo by Ernest Senzer. Light soil to covers. View more info

By Lingual Wholes.

By: Cruz, Victor Hernandez.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Momo's Press: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8035

ISBN: 0917672194

Condition: Fine condition


8vo; blue & black wrappers View more info

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Imagesponge: #2 Sponge. An occasional magazine which will never come together the same way for the same reason . . .

By: DAHL, RONALD, EDITOR.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Oakland, By the editor: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4575

Condition: Very Good condition


Two 17"x13.75" sheets, printed & illustrated on both sides; folded twice and housed in folding portfolio with illustrated cover, "Down for a Drink" by K. C. Rignall, and printed poems and graphics on inside panels. Each folded sheet functions as a booklet with illustrations and poems each page. Unfolded, one side of each sheet is printed & illustrated full page: i.e., one sheet has the poem Loneliness printed down the left side of the sheet with facing graphic; the other sheet is a full page mandala. The back of the portfolio contains contributor and imprint information, with t... View more info

Consider Now. With holograph note to Ruth Witt-Diamant.

By: di Suvero, Victor M.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: [San Francisco], By the author: July 1983

Seller ID: 1826

Condition: Fine condition


Unpaged; 11" x 8.5; Xeroxed on one side of thick ivory stock; bound in 'report' folder with clear mylar front cover. With a holograph note on the author's letterhead to Ruth Witt-Diamant, founder of the Poetry Center at San Francisco State University. "Dear Ruth, Here is this one - I hope you like it and that we'll have a chance to chat again soon - about the Academy and all the rest of it - Best wishes, Victor," dated with home address, phone, etc.39 poems "selected from work done since 1968." How many copies were produced is undetermined. This selection appears n... View more info

Spinning the Crystal Ball, Some Guesses at the Future of American Poetry. A Lecture Delivered at the Library of Congress

By: Dickey, James.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Washington, DC, Library of Congress: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2000

Condition: Near Fine condition


22 pp., wrappers. Light soil to back cover. View more info

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Miscellaneous Pieces in Poetry and Prose.

By: DOBELL, SAMUEL, CRANBROOK, KENT.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Smallfield and Son: 1840

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8959

Condition: Fair condition


208 pp., publisher's notice; 8vo; black cloth. Covers soiled with dark stains on black, top of spine repaired; rear endpapers with heavy splotches of tanning to bottom edges; Dobell written broadly in ink on front pastedown; othewise text pages clean, binding solid. View more info

Hard Country. Inscribed to poet Robert Duncan with a 2 p., T.l.s. to Duncan, 1986; also a 2 p. copy of a section from the draft for a lecture on H. D. delivered at the Napa Poetry Conference.

By: Doubiago, Sharon.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, West End Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition, Inscribed by the author to Robert Duncan, "the first poet I saw read 1966 . . ."

Seller ID: 1713

Condition: Top of spine bumped; minor crease to rear top corner. Near fine condition.


264 pp.; 4to; photo-pictorial red wrappers. In the letter to Robert Duncan, a full two pages, Doubiago writes: "Mainly, to tell you about me and you and H. D. and Wallace Berman." With much personal detail she elaborates on this connection, and Duncan's privileged place among her earliest influences. "Last night I was finally able to purchase the biography of you as a young homosexual in society . . . I looked up H. D. in the contents, read those passages. I had not known before that H. D. was your first poet. Ha! / She was mine too." In the fifth full paragraph she rel... View more info

Shakespeare and Domestic Loss: Forms of Deprivation, Mourning, and Recuperation.

By: DUBROW, HEATHER.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8394

ISBN: 0521626331

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket


242 pp., incl. notes, index; blue cloth in pictorial yellow & blue jacket. From the series: Cambridge studies in Renaissance literature and culture, 32."This book re-examines some of Shakespeare's best-known texts in the light of their engagement with the forms of deprivation that threatened domestic security in early modern England. Burglary, the loss of home, and the early deaths of parents emerge as central and very telling issues in Shakespearean drama. Dubrow relates the plays to Shakespeare's poetry ("The Rape of Lucrece" and the sonnets), and to early modern cultural... View more info

The Left Hand & The Glory of Her.

By: Duerden, Richard.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Cranium Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1715

Condition: Fine condition


One of 700 copies printed by Clifford Burke. [8] pp.; sq. 8vo; printed & decorated light brown wrappers; external sting ties. View more info

The Air's Nearly Perfect Elasticity.

By: Duerden, Richard.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: [Bolinas], Tombouctou: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6670

Condition: Very Good condition


113 pp.; 8vo; pictorial white wraps with light soil. View more info

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The Door.

By: Dull, Harold.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Open Space: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6341

Condition: Good Condition


58 pp.; white wrappers; 11" x 8.5", side stapled. One of a majority issued without collage cover. Foxing to front cover at foredge, small spots of rust offset from staples near spine.Johnston A22 View more info

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The Star Year.

By: Dull, Harold.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: San Francisco, White Rabbit Press: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6583

Condition: Fine condition


48 pp.; 8vo; coated white wrappers; two endpapers, one blue with a touch of fading to lower leading edge, and one black; with cover collage by Fran Herndon. 500 copies printed letterpress. [Johnston A39] View more info

Passages 22-27 Of The War.

By: Duncan, Robert.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Oyez: (1966)

Edition: First Edition, 2nd Issue

Seller ID: 666

Condition: Fine


8vo. Stapled red & black pictorial wraps. View more info

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Caesar's Gate, poems 1949-50. with paste-ups by Jess.

By: DUNCAN, ROBERT.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: (Berkeley), Sand Dollar: 1972

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 9035

Condition: Fine condition in Near Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap


73 pp.; 8vo; green cloth in pictorial white jacket; black & white illustrations throughout, many full page. Light soil to white jacket. View more info

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The Better Dream House.

By: Dunn, Joe.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, White Rabbit Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition, #15 in an issue of 26 hand numbered copies, signed by Dunn on the occasion of the White Rabbit Press Exhibit & Talks, San Francisco, 19

Seller ID: 6581

Condition: Very Good condition


Unpaginated [32 pp.]; 8vo; pictorial, coated white wrappers; cover and full page collage illustrations throughout by Jess. Johnston A41. Foxing to back cover, and edges of front cover. View more info

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The Better Dream House.

By: Dunn, Joe.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Francisco, White Rabbit Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition, #14 in an issue of 26 hand numbered copies, signed by Dunn on the occasion of the White Rabbit Press Exhibit & Talks, San Francisco, 19

Seller ID: 6582

Condition: Near Fine condition


Unpaginated [32 pp.]; 8vo; pictorial, coated white wrappers; cover and full page collage illustrations throughout by Jess. Johnston A41. Moderate foxing to rear cover primarily at top and spine edges, with a touch to the edges of front cover. View more info

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The Better Dream House.

By: Dunn, Joe.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, White Rabbit Press: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9408

Condition: Good Condition


Unpaginated [32 pp.]; 8vo; pictorial, coated white wrappers; cover and full page collage illustrations throughout by Jess. Johnston A41. Moderate tanning/soil to spine and edges, with a splotch lower right front cover just to the right of 'Jess' and a couple of smaller light splotches back cover. View more info

The Figure of the Poet in Renaissance Epic.

By: DURLING, ROBERT M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8313

Condition: Near Fine condition


280 pp., incl. index; 8vo; blue cloth. Occassional small margin notes and checks in pencilPart one treats of ancient and medieval influences, including Horace, Ovid, Chaucer, and Petrarch. Part two covers the four Renaissance Epics from: Boiardo, Ariosto, Tasso, and Spenser. View more info

Notes From Travels.

By: Emblen, D. L.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Santa Rosa, CA, ET [Engdahl Typography]: 1986

Edition: Limited Edition, no. 70 of an edition of 75

Seller ID: 1471

Condition: Fine condition


62 pp.; tall 8vo; cloth, plain white, opaque paper jacket; illustrations by Mayona Phelps Engdahl, with a Preface by Richard Welin. View more info

High Iron #14 of Iron

By: Enemark, Brett, ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., nd [1973]

Seller ID: 1019

Condition: Fine condition


4to; stapled blue wrappers' ; cover drawings of cows, by Vicky Margesson; drawings by Margesson. Includes work by Stan Persky, with his occasional pencil notes in margins. Also: Dapne Marlatt, George Bowering, Claire Stannard, Gladys Hindmarch, Robert Rose, Zonko, Sharon Fawcett, Enemark. View more info