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Image for Songs from Bohemia.  Edited by Ina Coolbrith, with a Biographical Sketch by Wm. Greer Harrison.

Songs from Bohemia. Edited by Ina Coolbrith, with a Biographical Sketch by Wm. Greer Harrison.

By: O' CONNELL, DANIEL.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, A. M. Robertson: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8993

Condition: Good Condition


Printed by the Murdock Press. 232 pp.; photo portrait frontis with tissue guard; 8vo; gray paper over boards, spine lettered in gilt. Age toning to spine and rear cover extremities, with a 1" split to paper top rear spine edge. View more info

Songs of a Worker.

By: O'Shaughnessy, Arthur.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1881

Seller ID: 6065

Condition: Very Good condition


8vo, original blue cloth, gilt lettering. Slight spine lean; light flecks of mottling to cloth at edges; minor tanning to page margins.A posthumous collection of poems by the popular Irish poet. The title alludes to fellow-toilers in aesthetics, not the proletariat. View more info

Anthology of Mexican Poetry.

By: OCTAVIO PAZ; SAMUEL BECKETT; C M BOWRA.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press: (1973)

Seller ID: 8225

Condition: As New


8vo; cloth, no jacket as issued, still in original publishers shrinkwrap. Compiled by Octavio Paz ; translated by Samuel Beckett ; preface by C.M. Bowra. Including: Immortal springtime and its tokens/Bernardo de Balbuena ; "To crucify the Son"/Manuel de Guevera ; The huntress/Jose Joaquin Pesado; Eve/Manuel M. Flores ; The corpse/Salvador Diaz Miron; Dayspring/Luis G. Urbina ; Wring the swan's neck/Enrique Gonzalez Martinez ; The well/Manuel de Parra; The... View more info

Homage to Jack Spicer and Other Poems 1965-1969.

By: Parkinson, Thomas.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Ark Press: 1970

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2478

Condition: Fine condition


One of 750 copies. 34 pp.; illustrated white wrappers; ownership stamp of Lew Ellingham inside front cover. View more info

Poemscapes.

By: Patchen, Kenneth.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Highlands, NC, Jonathan Williams: 1958

Edition: First Printing, so stated on colophon

Seller ID: 2083

Condition: A fine copy


Published as Jargon 11. Octavo; stiff white wraps. View more info

Animal Land, Writing 3 [Georgia Straight Writing Supplement]

By: Persky, Stan and Dennis Wheeler, eds.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: [Vancouver, BC], Georgia Straight: April 1-8, 1970

Seller ID: 1074

Condition: Shows normal age browing & fragility; very good condition thus


Tabloid sheets folded at spine to 17" x 11" plus one horizontal fold; printed on newsprint. Includes work by Joanne Kyger, Harold Dull, Stan Persky, Robin Ridington, Dennis Wheeler, Karen Tallman, etc. View more info

Writing Supplement I [Georgia Straight Part Two; Vol 3 No81]

By: Persky, Stan and Dennis Wheeler, eds.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: [Vancouver, BC], Georgia Straight: Oct 29-Nov5, 1969

Seller ID: 1075

Condition: Shows normal age browing & fragility; very good condition thus


Tabloid sheets folded at spine to 17" x 11" plus one horizontal fold; printed on newsprint. Cover photo of Seafarer's building; included writing by Gladys Hindmarch, Jim Herndon, Mark Cacchioni, Denise Levertov, Persky, Wheeler. View more info

Writing 4, Try having a view of the gods and goddesses [Georgia Straight Writing Supplement]

By: Persky, Stan and Dennis Wheeler, eds.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: [Vancouver, BC], Georgia Straight: 1970

Seller ID: 1076

Condition: Shows normal age browing & fragility; very good condition thus


Tabloid sheets folded at spine to 17" x 11" plus one horizontal fold; printed on newsprint. Includes writing by Joanne Kyger, George Stanley, Stan Persky, Ebbe Borregaard, Clayton Eshleman, etc. View more info

Writing 5, Featuring Colin Stuart [Georgia Straight Writing Supplement]

By: Persky, Stan and Dennis Wheeler, eds.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: [Vancouver, BC], Georgia Straight: 1970

Seller ID: 1077

Condition: Shows normal age browing & fragility; very good condition thus


Tabloid sheets folded at spine to 17" x 11" plus one horizontal fold; printed on newsprint. Also Fred Wah, Claudia Wilimovsky, Brian Fawcett. View more info

Writing 7, The Name of the Present World Is Place [Georgia Straight Writing Supplement]

By: Persky, Stan and Dennis Wheeler, Tom Cone, Brian DeBeck eds.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: [Vancouver, BC], Canada Council: 1971

Seller ID: 1078

Condition: Shows normal age browing & fragility; very good condition thus


Tabloid sheets folded at spine to 17" x 11" plus one horizontal fold; printed on newsprint. Writing by Persky, Robin Blaser, Robert Creeley, Harold Dull, Ebbe Borregaard, etc. View more info

The Only Piano Player in La Paz.

By: Peterson, Robert.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: [Capitola], Black Dog Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2151

Condition: Fine condition


8vo; blue wrappers. Inscribed by the author to Ruth Witt-Diamant, founder of the Poetry Center, San Francisco State University. View more info

Leaving Taos.

By: Peterson, Robert.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harper & Row: [1981]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3474

ISBN: 0060908750

Condition: Fine condition


8vo; wrappers. Inscribed by the author "with affection & respect" to Ruth (Witt-Diamant), the founder of the Poetry Center at San Francisco State University. From The National Poetry Series, selected by Carolyn Kizer. View more info

Stony Brook 1/2 & 3/4.

By: Quash, George, ed.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Stony Brook, Stony Brook Poetics Foundation: 1968 & 1969

Seller ID: 1035

Condition: Fading to spines; light soiling; areas of light foxing to covers; small stain to cover corner vol. 2; overall very good condition


White wrappers 255 & 391 pp.; publishers ads; b&w photos, illus. Vol 1/2: Pound, Duncan [H. D. book], Levertov, Olson [Maximus], Wieners, Rakoski, Snyder, W. C. Williams, Ginsberg. Vol 3/4: Blake [America a Prophecy], Pound, Oppen, Niedecker, Creeley, Reznikoff, Kyger, Stanley, Dull, Bromige, Bukowski, Helen Adam [H.D. book], Levertov, Kenner, etc. View more info

Attack. A Magazine for High Spirited Individuals. Two issues: August, Vol. 2, 1988 and Winter 1988.

By: Randall, editor.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: [San Francisco], Attack Publishing Company: 1988

Seller ID: 1460

Condition: Moderate soil to August issue. Both foxed at foredges. Overall very good or better condition.


Illustrated, stapled wrappers; 11" x 8.5"; articles, essays, interviews, music scene features, poetry; drawings, collage illus., b&w photographic reproductions; ads for local businesses, etc.Editorial states: "Our staff here at Attack Magazine and the featured artists and musicians, are drug and alcohol free. We have cleaned up our lives and have faith in a higher power today. We are ready to attack this scene with a powerful force that you will feel ... View more info

A Serial Biography.

By: Raworth, Tom.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Turtle Island: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2218

Condition: Fine condition


Designed and printed by Gary E. Albers at the Water Table Press. View more info

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Riley Songs of Summer. With Pictures by Will Vawter.

By: Riley, James Whitcomb.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill: [1908]

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 2789

Condition: Fine condition


[190] pp., frontis; 8vo; green cloth, lettering and cover illustration stamped in gilt & black; black & white illustrations, decorations throughout. View more info

The Book of the Native.

By: Roberts, Charles G. D.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, Lanson, Wolffe and Company: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 383

Condition: Very good condition


12mo. Green cloth, ruled and lettered in gilt. Minimal wear at corners and spine ends; ownership signature on front endpaper. View more info

The Three Taverns. A Book of Poems.

By: Robinson, Edward Arlington.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Macmillan: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2848

Condition: Fine condition


12mo; burgundy cloth, spine stamped in gilt. View more info

Roman Bartholow.

By: Robinson, Edward Arlington.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Macmillan: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3384

Condition: Fine condition in fair jacket.


12mo; burgundy cloth, spine stamped in gilt, in moderately soiled dust jacket with chips & tears at edges, some loss bottom edge, half-inch hole jacket spine. Book is clean & bright. View more info

Joan -- 1947. A poem printed broadside; inscribed in pencil on upper corner, "To Mary Greenfield, Ray Robinson."

By: Robinson, Israel.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: [Chicago], [c. 1950 - ]

Seller ID: 1995

Condition: Near Fine condition


10" x 6.5" sheet; stamped in blue ink at bottom edge, "Reprinted From The Psychiatric Quarterly, January 1950." Chip top edge, light vertical crease, normal fold creases.The piece seems a deeply personal, sorrowful poem of loss, as a beloved "Joan sits in the silent garden waiting for no one." View more info