London: John Lane, 1899. Hardcover. First Edition in rare variant binding. Copies are usually found in black cloth. This copy is bound in red cloth with gilt title, author and Art Nouveau influenced of flowers and birds to front cover. In very good condition with some light scraping to cloth along bottom of front cover. The interior pages are clean and tight. Bookplate of illustrator Pickford Waller affixed to front pastedown. 187 pages. POE/051111. Very Good.
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Baltimore: (1929). Hardcover. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR, SCARCE. Thin 8vo. Green cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board. Slight rubbing to spine ends. Author's inscription to front free end page. Minor browning to end pages. Else is clean and bright. 56 pages. Poetry. POE/100311. Very Good +.
New York: The Viking Press, 1942. Hardcover. Very good in very good- beige illustrated dust jacket with black title to front and spine panels. Minor soiling and edge wear to dust jacket as well as minor browning. Charming illustrations by Dorothy Lathrop. 144 pages. Poetry. POE2/3112. Very Good in Very Good- DJ.
Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black, 1885. Hardcover. Volume V of De Quincy's Works. Reprint edition. Overall very good in blue cloth with title label on spine. Rubbing and foxing to label. Occasional pencil underlining through first 50 pages. Minor foxing to end pages. Previous owner's bookplate (small) on front endpaper. Poetry. POE1/7100. Very Good.
Paris: Lefevre, 1834. Hardcover. Third edition. Very good- in 3/4 maroon leather with marble paper boards. Front hinge repaired. Rubbing and chipping at corners. Rear board is rubbed and warped from minor water damage. Foxing to endpapers, title page, final 20 pages. Damp staining to 2nd half of pages. Signed binding. 914 pages. Poetry. POE1/5030. Very Good -.
Baltimore: Society of American Poets, 1943. Paperback. Very good- in green paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Soiling to top of front wrapper and to spine. Small christmas sticker to front wrapper. Minor edgewear. Interior is clean and bright with photographic illustrations throughout. 101 pages + table of contents. Poetry. POE/041816. Very Good -.
Baltimore: Society of American Poets, 1943. Paperback. Very good- in purple paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Fading and soiling to front wrapper and to spine. Minor edgewear. Moderate foxing to title page and dedication page and a few spots to margins of first few pages. Else is clean and bright with photographic illustrations throughout. 92 pages. Poetry. POE/020918. Very Good -.
Boston: Milford House, (1974). Hardcover. 8vo. Brown cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Minor rubbing to front board and minor discoloration to rear board. Minor foxing to interior hinges and very lightly to rear end pages. Else is clean and bright. Tight binding. 205 pages. LIT/031717. Very Good.
Baltimore: Pen and Pad Press, 2016. Paperback. First book of poetry by this young writer. He grew up in Kentucky but now lives in Baltimore and is inspired to write of both places and his experiences there. In brown, yellow, and white paper wraps with title and author to front cover and spine. In fine condition. 5 x 6 inches. 57 pages. POE/071817. Fine.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1929. Hardcover. 4to. Very good in blue cloth covered boards with black title to white title label on front board. Light toning to title label. Browning to spine. Light damp stain to rear board. Previous owner's name to front free end page. Foxing throughout interior. Lovely frontispiece + 23 other illustrated plates. Textblock mostly tight but split in a few places. 46 pages + plates. Poetry. POE/11053. Very Good.
Baltimore: Gilman School, 1971. Paperback. First Edition. Signed by the author. Written during his sabbatical, this book tries to capture the mind and heart of the college student. The author, a teacher and counselor at Gilman School, travelled across the U.S. to about 30 college campuses and interviewed only people age 25 or younger in order to compile the passages in this book which address topics such as parenting, the decline of frivolity, resegregation on campus, war, sex, drugs, clothes, hair, and more. An interesting look into 70s college life. Blue paper wrapperes with black title to front cover. Side-stapled. Minor wear / light soiling to covers. 137 pages. BALT/021419. Very Good.
Baltimore: Gateway Press Inc, 1999. Hardcover. Fine in navy blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Clean, bright interior. In light blue dust jacket with black title to spine and front cover. Light soiling to jacket and closed tear with small loss to foot of spine of jacket. 484 pages. POE/090315. Fine / Very Good.
New York: House of Books Ltd, 1968. Hardcover. Signed and lettered "V" by the author, the well-known poet Robert Duncan. There were 326 copies printed of which 26 were lettered and meant for presentation only. Below the author's signature there is a whited-out, partly legible inscription from "Margie" [Margie Cohn, proprietor of House of Books]. "For / [name erased] / with love / Margie / 1969". In original blue cloth with gilt title and author to spine. In the chipped original glassine dust jacket with missing piece and several tears. Near fine in very good- dust jacket. 78 pages. Near Fine / Very Good Minus.
London: Harding and More Ltd, 1927. Hardcover. This is number 97 of 500 copies. Beige cloth backed blue paper covered boards with a paper title label to spine. Browning to spine and edges of boards. Small spot of soiling to front board. Previous owner's signature in pencil to front endpage and a few spots of foxing, else the interior is very clean.127 pages. POE/081309. Very Good.
London: Hutchinson & Co., (1977). Hardcover. Near fine in very good+ light brown illustrated dust jacket with black title to front and spine panels. Slight fading to spine panel and light edgewear to top edge of dust jacket. Pristine interior. 191 pages. Poetry Anthology. POEANT/510311. Near Fine / Very Good+.