Category: Poetry


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Image for A Book of Gaelic Airs for Una's Melodeon.  Collected by Una Jeffers. Illustrated by Robinson Jeffers. Introduction by Dave Oliphant.

A Book of Gaelic Airs for Una's Melodeon. Collected by Una Jeffers. Illustrated by Robinson Jeffers. Introduction by Dave Oliphant.


Price: $50.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 1989

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8796

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket

500 copies printed by the Premier Printing Corporation.188 pp.,frontis; 8.5" x 12.5"; bound in linen, white label printed in green on back. Designed by Ward Ritchie. In plain paper jacket."A member of the staff of the Henry Ransom Humanities Research Center, the University of Texas at Austin, where the original manuscript of this facsimileedition is housed, David Oliphant provides an interesting account of Una Jeffers’ abiding interest in Irish musi... View more info

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Poetry Flash. The Bay Area's Poetry Calendar & Review, Number 159.

By: Jenkins, Joyce, editor.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Joyce Jenkins: June, 1986

Seller ID: 2275

Condition: Very Good condition

16 pps; 15 " x 11.5"; newsprint; photos, ads. Moderate browning at edges; foxing along upper right front edge; horizontal fold.Two poems by Jack Spicer, two photographs of him including cover, with half page ad for the White Rabbit Press Symposium / Jack Spicer Conference. Also: a wonderful, lengthy interview with Robert Hawley and the publishing history of Oyez with a photo of he and Graham Mackintosh; The Berkeley Poetry Conference 1965, An Excerpt from... View more info

Danny Deever.

By: Kipling, Rudyard.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N.Y., Barse & Hopkins: no date (c. 1900)

Seller ID: 8025

Condition: Near Fine condition

9 pp., portrait frontis; 16mo; limp full brown suede, lettered in gilt. Minor snag at spine top.One of the first of the Barrack-Room Ballads, the 1890 poem describing the execution of a British soldier in India for murder was composed from the comments exchanged by his regiment as they watch him hanged. View more info

Story of the World.

By: Klauss, Kenneth.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: No Place, Published By the Author: 1953

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 499

Condition: Very Good

8vo. 4 volumes (complete?) History in verse; vol.I Pre-History; vol.II Asia; vol. III Africa; vol. IV South America. View more info

The Judgment of the Condor.

By: Korn, Richard.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oyez: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4579

Condition: Fine condition in Very Good jacket

8vo; blue cloth in photo-pictorial black jacket. Designed and composed by John McBride at the West Coast Print Center. Moderate rubbing to jacket, with light foxing to edges of flaps. View more info

Lines Bending.

By: Korte, Mary Norbert.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (Berkeley), Oyez: [1978]

Seller ID: 629

Condition: Near Fine condition

250 copies designed & printed by Don Gray for friends of the author & press. Signed on the colophon, "With love from Dorothy & Bob Hawley and Jessica and Terry. [8] pp., incl. title & colophon; printed, sewn orange wraps. Very slight crease to lower corners, else fine. View more info

Two Poems, My Day Has Been Beautiful - How Was Yours? / The Going.

By: Korte, Mary Norbert.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: no place, oyez / White Rabbit: 1969

Edition: 150 copies printed May, 1969 for friends of the poet and the presses

Seller ID: 1776

Condition: Fine condition.

Single sheet, folded in quarters and sewn into a light brown wrapper; 9 5/16" x 5 3/4"; titles printed in brown. Johnston B5. View more info

Lines Bending.

By: Korte, Mary Norbert.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (Berkeley), Oyez: [1978]

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 4266

Condition: Fine condition

250 copies designed & printed by Don Gray for friends of the author & press. [8] pp., incl. title & colophon; printed, sewn orange wraps. View more info

BEGINNING OF LINES: Response to Albion Moonlight.

By: Korte, Sister Mary Norbert.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Oyez: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 590

Condition: Fine

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Nexus, The San Francisco Literary Magazine Vol. 2 Number 6, issue 13

By: Kulek, Jerome.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, By the editor: 1965

Seller ID: 1036

Condition: Light soil & stain to back cover, otherwise very good condition

4to; pictorial black on white wrappers; photos; illus. by Jerome Kamstra; cartoons B. Kliban. Fiction, poetry, satire, reviews, articles: Clarence Alva Powell, Al Young, William J. Margolis, Francis Murray . . . View more info

Contact. Volume 4, Number 4 (Contact 18) April/May, 1964

By: Lamott, Kenneth, Calvin Kentfield and Evan S. Connell, Jr., editors.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sausalito, CA, The Bayberry Corp.: 1964

Seller ID: 1039

Condition: Small numerical note in pen on back cover; otherwise near fine

4to; orange & black pictorial wrappers; photos; reproductions including a wonderful 10 p. section etchings by Gordon Cook; fiction including The Death of Corporal Cutie Pie featured on the cover; non-fiction including Una Limpia De Bruja by E. T. Guidotti and Through A Mushroom Darkly by Dr. J. L. D. Lamm regarding Lamm's trip to Mexico to experience the Mayan Limpia - a cleansing of the mind through the use of psilocybin mushrooms; poetry by Charles Farber, Michael Gibs... View more info

The Vision of Piers Plowman. Translation into Modern English verse with introduction and notes by Terence Tiller.

By: Langland, William.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, BBC: 1981

Seller ID: 7969

ISBN: 0563178922

Condition: Near Fine condition in Fine jacket

Unabridged. 8vo; cloth in blue jacket; slight tanning to pages at edges. View more info

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I'll Be There in the Morning If I Live.

By: Lewis, Grover.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Straight Arrow Books: 1973

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 7418

Condition: Very Good condition

77 pp.; cream wrappers with cover photo by Eve Babitz. Front spine edge with small spots of light foxing; inside covers tanned at edges; enpapers and text pages with moderate even tanning. Grover Lewis (1934–1995) was an American journalist now regarded as one of the forerunners of new journalism. His lengthy examinations of film, music and more in the 1970s included profiles of Paul Newman, The Allman Brothers Band, and an influential piece written about The L... View more info

General William Booth Enters Into Heaven and Other Poems.

By: Lindsay, Nicholas Vachel.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Mitchell Kennerley: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 548

Condition: Very Good

12mo. Red cloth. Spine dulled and spotted with small flecks of black;minor foxing to foredge; bookplate of book and art critic, Thomas Wade Earp on front paste-down. View more info

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NMFG - 2 no more false gods*

By: Lockhead, Gordon, ed.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: [Vancouver, B. C.], no publisher: March, 1976

Seller ID: 1167

Condition: Very light age toning at edges, near fine condition

[8] mimeographed sheets; most printed on both sides; 3 full page drawings by Joost Bakker; 11" x 8.5"; white cover sheets, front cover photo by Bakker "George Bowering working on a new poem in the study of his elegant Kerrisdale house." Rear cover, mailing sheet addressed to poet Harold Dull in San Francisco. "A newsletter of poetry published without much pretence for the information of writers, painter, musicians & kindred." Featuring: P... View more info


By: Logan, John.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Pancake Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 226

Condition: Fine condition

8vo. Gray wrappers. Inscribed: "To S. Corey from the press/thanks for the help/Patrick." The late Stephen D. Corey was Librarian of the Donahue Rare Book Room at the Gleeson Library, Universi ty Of San Francisco. He is fondly remembered for his enthusiastic support of fine printing. View more info

Gallimaufry #2 A Literary Journal, winter 1973-1974

By: MacArthur, Mary, ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Richard Grossman:

Seller ID: 1190

Condition: Even browing toward extremities; a few minor spots; half-inch closed tear top edge else very good indeed for an apparently scarce & fragile item.

46 pp.; 4to, 11" x 9"; stapled, photo illustrated wrappers; all on newsprint paper stock; stamped "SAMPLE" on front cover; illustrated with line drawings, b&w photos, collage, decorations.Includes writing by Paul Mariah, Lyn Lifshin, Laura Beausoleil, Nanos Valaoritis, Nina Zemo and more. View more info

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The Wild Party.

By: March, Joseph Moncure.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Martin Secker: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4043

Condition: Very Good condition in Good jacket, in protective mylar wrap

Limited to 2000 copies. 100 pp.; 8vo; blue cloth stamped in gilt, in printed paper dust jacket. Cloth faded top edge where jacket shows one inch by half-inch triangle of loss near spine; two inch verticle strip of very light foxing to front endpaper. Jacket chip mentioned above also affecting top of spine with three-quarter inch loss bottom of spine; moderate soil; crease across back lower corner; half-inch closed tears rear top edge; spot of sticker residue jacket front... View more info


By: Marcus, Morton, Prints by Gary H. Brown.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Kayak Books: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7293

Condition: Fine condition

8vo; patterned burnt orange & white wrappers; illustrations. View more info

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United Artists Fourteen.

By: Mayer, Bernadette and Lewis Warsh, editors.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., United Artists: 1981

Seller ID: 6584

Condition: Very Good condition

4to; stapled card covers; front cover & text printed mimeograph. Moderate age toning to front cover at extremities; backe cover with a thumb print size splotch of foxing top edge; streak of lighter foxing bottom edge and light toning to edges.Including : Mayer, Warsh, James Schuyler, Robert Creeley, Jack Collom, John Keothe, Hannah Weiner, Michael McClure, Ted Berrigan, Andrei Codrescu, Russell Banks, Tom Savage, Eileen Myles, Bill Berkson. View more info