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Kayak 30.

By: Hitchcock, George, editor.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Santa Cruz, Kayak Books: 1972

Seller ID: 7294

Condition: Near Fine condition


72 pp.; stapled, illustrated gray wrappers with light creasing leading top front edge. View more info

Kayak 15.

By: Hitchcock, George, editor.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Santa Cruz, Kayak Books: 1968

Seller ID: 7295

Condition: Good Condition


72 pp.; stapled, decorative gold wrappers with rubbing to spine; soil to back cover. View more info

The Last Blackbird.

By: Hodgson, Ralph.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, George Allen: 1907

Edition: First Edition, Second Issue

Seller ID: 549

Condition: Very Good condition


12mo. burgundy cloth, top edge gilt. Spine dulled; very light wear at corners.Ralph Hodgson, (born Sept. 9, 1871, Yorkshire, Eng.—died Nov. 3, 1962, Minerva, Ohio, U.S.). Hodgson was one of the Georgian Poets, and his more pastoral style was noted for simple and mystical lyrics that express a love of nature and a concern for modern man’s progressive alienation from it. The Last Blackbird was his first poetry collection. View more info

A Midsummer Eve's Dream. Variations on a Theme by William Dunbar.

By: HOPE, A. D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Viking: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8103

Condition: Fine condition in Near Fine jacket


8vo; cloth in dust jacket with trivial wear."What kind of people lived in Scotland in the Middle Ages? A. D. Hope uses William Dunbar's verse: "The Tretis of the Tua Marrit Wemen and the Wedo" as his frame of referance. View more info

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India's Love Lyrics, including The Garden of Kama.

By: HOPE, LAURENCE (PSEUD. ADELA FLORENCE NICOLSON), COLLECTED AND ARRANGED BY.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Dodd, Mead and Co.: 1924

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 8589

Condition: Fine condition


181 pp.; 16mo; burgundy leather over flexible boards, lettered & decorated in gilt; in publishers two piece box with paper title label stating "Pocket Size, Leather Edition." A scarce edition of the much reprinted best seller by one of the most popular poets of the Edwardian era. In 1901 she published The Garden of Kama, which was published the next year in the United States as India's Love Lyrics. The claim that this was an anthology collected and arranged by the psuedonymous Hope, soon fell under suspicion and it is thought that the poems of unrequited love, loss, and often s... View more info

Poesies Lyriques. Traduction En Vers, De M. Goupy

By: Horace.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris, Lavigne: 1841

Seller ID: 2152

Condition: Poor condition.


173 pp., frontis engraving & title vignette engraving; tall 8vo; quarter leather, black leather spine label stamped in gilt; marbled endpapers. Front board detached, rear board loose, attached by two of three string cords. Two spots of minor foxing to title page, else clean; extensive marginalia in pencil written in French. Text also in French. View more info

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Sonnets and Lyrics.

By: JACKSON, HELEN (H. H.).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Roberts Brothers: 1886

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2812

Condition: Very Good condition


135 pp.; 24mo; original gilt stamped & decorated blue-green cloth. Minor rubbing to covers at corners, edges, and lower portion of front cover. Bookseller's label for W. B. Clarke & Carruth, Boston, on bottom edge coated endpaper near hinge. View more info

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

By: JEFFERS, UNA.

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 music and folklore. He notes that the drawings provide little-known evidence of Robinson Jeffers’ talent for illustration."... 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 an Interview with Stephen Rodefer. View more info

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. Rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald.

By: KHAYYAM, OMAR.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Alhambra, CA, Braun: 1979

Edition: Private Edition

Seller ID: 4490

Condition: Fine condition


12mo; tipped in color frontis; decorated paper over boards. Printed for friends of the press, C. F. Braun and Co. 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

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: $20.00

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 Last Picture Show. He also did freelance work for The Village Voice, Texas Monthly, and was an editor and contributor to Rolli... View more info