Topic: Poetry [x]
Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books [x]
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1987.
First edition. Signed by poet on title page in black ink. 91 pp. Knopf Poetry Series 25. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. Light shelf more
New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc, 1976.
First edition. 159 pp. Original paper-covered boards with purple cloth backstrip, gilt and metallic blue lettering. Very Good+ with publisher's stamps and name written on more
New York: Random House, 1981.
Signed first edition. 65 p. Signed twice by author, once on front end paper in green ink, inscribed to former owner and dated October 1986, more
(New York): Lorenz & Ellen Gude, 1964.
First edition. Side-stapled 8.5" x11" sheets, printed on rectos only, with terminal blank leaf present, which is missing in most copies; no stiff leaf at more
San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1959.
First edition. Single sheet of white wove paper folded in sixths. Near Fine with a very faint small stain on front cover. Very nice shape more
Ashbery, John; [Targ, William]
New York: The Ecco Press, 1977.
Inscribed "For William Targ [signed] John Ashbery 4/11/77" on title page. Targ was a well-known editor, best-known for publishing Mario Puzo's The Godfather, as well more
Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1981.
First edition, limited issue, one of 350 numbered copies signed by Bukowski. 281,  pp. Original paper-covered boards with crimson cloth backstrip with paper spine more
Ridge, John Rollin
San Francisco: Henry Payot & Company, 1868.
First edition. [1, tissue-guarded albumen photograph of the author used as frontis], 137,  pp. Publisher's green cloth lettered in gilt. Very Good+ with darkening more
Lewes: Geo. P. Bacon Publisher, 1862.
First edition. Dark cranberry cloth with gilt lettering. 190 p. Good condition overall. Clean text. Hinge cracked with pages 64-80 detached but included. Former owner's more
El Cerrito, CA: Dust Books, 1966.
First edition. 40 p. Stapled white wraps. Very Good with light toning to wraps and a few traces of ink on back cover. An uncommon more
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1917.
First edition. xi, 91, (4)pp. Original blue ribbed cloth stamped in gilt. Neat gift inscription on front flyleaf, else Fine in Good unclipped ($1.25 near more
Stern, Theresa (Pseudonym); Hell, Richard; Verlaine, Tom
New York: Dot Books, 1973.
First edition. Signed by Richard Hell on fake author bio at front: "March 15 1996 For Marlene to improve her library (heh heh) xxx Theresa more
New York: Board of Publications of the DeWitt Clinton High School, 1921.
This yearbook features two poems of distinguished African-American poet Countee Cullen, then 17 years old and a junior: "Icarian Wings" (cited by Cullen scholar David more
Ford, Charles Henri
Athens, Greece: Printed by Vassily Papachrysanthou/ A New View Book, 1966.
Copy #XXX of 100 Hors de Commerce copies. Signed by Ford on title page in blue sharpie and inscribed to former owner, "For All-Star Stan more
San Francisco: The Communication Company, 1967.
First edition. Unpaginated. Stapled yellow wraps. Very Good+ with foxing to wraps, light shelf wear. The author's fifth poetry collection, out-of-print since the Summer of more
Cavalcanti, Guido; Pound, Ezra [Translator]; Kenner, Hugh [Introduction]; Nelson, Lowry, Jr. [Translator]
San Francisco: The Arion Press, 1991.
One of 26 lettered hors de commerce copies matching the limited edition of 150 copies. Quarter brown morocco and green silk covered boards, spine lettered more
Boston: Atlantic / Little, Brown & Company,
Inscribed to former owner on the half title by poet, as well as signed by her on title page. 88 pp. 24th printing. Wraps. Near more
Blazek, Douglas; Richmond, Steve; Nickell, Joe
Cleveland: 7 Flowers Press, 1966.
First edition. Wraps glued to brown paper, stapled, pink and yellow paper; 1 of 300 copies. Good+ condition. Clean pages. Front cover has a stain, more
Cullen, Countee; Cullen, Charles [Illustrator]
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1927.
First edition, limited autographed issue. ("First edition" stated on copyright page with printing code "G-B" for July 1927.) xi, 89 pp. Copy #83 written on more
Sanders, Ed; McClure, Michael; Lyons, Leonard
[New York]: [Fuck You Press], 1967.
Tabloid format, headlined: Poet Ted Berrigan Teaches Parrot to Scarf Cock. Vol.1, No. 1. Very Good+ with a bit of bumping to corners, very slight more