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The Theory and Practice of Rivers and New Poems

By: Harrison, Jim

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Livingston, Montana, Clark City Press: 1990

Seller ID: 18741


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 76. Second Clark City Press printing. Illustrated throughout with black and white sketches by Russell Chatham. Pictorial wraps featuring Chatham's painting "River at Twilight." A gift quality copy showing only the slightest reading wear. View more info

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The Theory & Practice of Rivers and New Poems

By: Harrison, Jim

Price: $700.00

Publisher: Livingston, Montana, Clark City Press: 1989

Seller ID: 19140


First Clark City Press edition. Octavo (23 cm), pp. 76, Tan cloth with gilt spine titling, pictorial jacket. Artwork throughout by Russell Chatham. The Library Journal writes that "The long title sequence of Harrison's seventh poetry collection is a journey upward from tragedy and unconsciousness, a fitful amalgam of memory and myth, meditation and nightmare, lucidity and delirium." Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Davenport Lunar Eclipse [Broadside]

By: Harrison, Jim

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Fox Run Press: 2004

Seller ID: 23726


10x14" cream-colored paper with red and black type, table setting illustration by Joanna See, designed by Anik See. Produced as part of the "Words and Revolution" series featuring Harrison and five other poets. The poem originally was published in the literary journal Caliban 7, and later included in After Ikkyu and Other Poems. (Torrey, Orr: A46.a) View more info

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The Same Goose Moon [Broadside]

By: Harrison, Jim

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Sedro Woolly, WA, Grey Spider Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23728


Signed letterpress broadside, 32x22 cm. One of three hundred printed to commemorate Harrison's reading at Square Books in Oxford, Mississippi. Off-white paper with large gray moon accompanying the six line poem, which originally was published in the collection, The Shape of the Journey. (Torrey, Orr: A37.a) First Edition. View more info

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Livingston Suite

By: Harrison, Jim and Greg Keeler (illus.)

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Boise, ID, Limberlost: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23918


Flatsigned by Harrison on half title page. Slim octavo (25 cm), pp. [28]. Pictorial wrappers. Handsewn, with handmade endpapers, letterpress printing. Illustrations by Bozeman artist and musician Greg Keeler. One of 750 copies printed. Wrappers have light smudge mark. The book is dedicated to T.J. Huth, a young Livingston, Montana, man who drowned in a local swimming hole on the Yellowstone River. The teen's body was subsequently found by Harrison's wife, Linda, while sh... View more info

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Given Sugar, Given Salt

By: Hirshfield, Jane

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Collins: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 22162


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 87. Signed and inscribed by author on half-title page: "For ---, with all my warm wishes." Brown boards with gilt spine text. Yellow jacket with painting by Georg Flegel. Light bumping to spine ends, wear to jacket edges and sun fading to jacket spine and top edge of boards. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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After

By: Hirshfield, Jane

Price: $36.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Collins: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 22163


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 97. Signed and inscribed by author on title page: "For ---, with all warm wishes." Brown boards with black quarter-cloth and gilt spine text. Publisher's device stamped on front board. Black and yellow jacket with illustration by Quiringh van Brekelenkam. Pencil notations on a blank endpaper, else fine. Jacket with light wear at extremities. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Lives of the Heart

By: Hirshfirld, Jane

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Collins: 1997

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 22160


Octavo (22.5 cm), pp. 108. Signed and inscribed by author on half-title page: "For ---, in friendship and shared love of the word." First paperback edition. Black wraps. Reading wear, bumping to edges and rubbing to wraps. View more info

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A Hundred Million Years of Nectar Dances

By: Jarrette, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Brattleboro, VT, Green Writers Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17340


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 134. Pictorial wraps. Appears unread. First Edition. View more info

The Strait

By: Jarvis, Andrew

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stonington, CT, Homebound Publications: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15484


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 81. Finalist for the 2014 Homebound Publications Poetry Prize. First Edition. View more info

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Sea Widow's Journal: to a fisherman drowned

By: Keeler, Greg

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Toronto, Tapir Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 18740


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 37. Limited edition chapbook (#107 of 150). Signed by author on title page. Pictorial wraps over blue cardstock. Minor wear to spine edges, else fine. Cover illustration features a painting by Keeler, who exhibits his paintings around Montana and illustrated Jim Harrison's Livingston Suite. Departing from the humorous and satirical work Keeler is perhaps better known for, these poems, from the point of view of a woman whose husband has drowned at sea,... View more info

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The Bluebird Run

By: Keeler, Greg

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Livingston, Montana, Elk River Books: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23404


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 196. One of 26 limited signed copies, lettered A - Z. Signed by author on title page. Blue pearl linen boards with gilt stamped titling. Jacket featuring artwork by the author. Includes a 5"x7" broadside, in vellum envelope, of the poem "A Belly Full of Stream," letterpressed with handset type by Aaron Parrett of the Territorial Press in Helena, Montana, on Moravia paper which was handmade at Velké Losiny in the Czech Republic (the ol... View more info

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The Bluebird Run

By: Keeler, Greg

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Livingston, Montana, Elk River Books: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23371


Octavo (20 cm), pp. 196. Cover featuring artwork by the author. The Bluebird Run is a monumental collection of 180 new sonnets by Montana poet, memoirist, artist and musician Greg Keeler. Ranging from humorous flights to poignant meditations on loss, love, aging and the fate of humanity in the face of looming environmental and social crises, the poems showcase a highly lauded writer at the peak of his abilities. "If these sonnets were trout steams, they'd be full of ... View more info

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American Falls

By: Keeler, Greg

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lewiston, Idaho, Confluence Press: 1987

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23858


Octavo (23.8 cm), pp. 118. Signed and inscribed by Keeler, and his wife Judy, to the late Nebraska writer Beef Torrey: "Yo -- Beef! Make money! Judy Keeler aka 'Bunnie'" and "For the Beefster in Paradise Valley with carp, duct tape and affection. 7/6/97 Greg Keeler." Cream cloth boards with black spine text. Beige jacket with painting of fish by the author. Jacket with rubbing, small stain and edge wear, another stain on side edge of text block. A collec... View more info

Poetryman: Five Poems by Greg Keeler

By: Keeler, Greg [Anne Garner]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bozeman, MT, Bozarts Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23474


Quarto (26 cm), pp. [24]. Signed by author on first page (title page of the poem "The Pea-Griffs." Color pictorial wraps, black and white interior pages. A staple-bound comic book featuring the Keeler poems "The Pea-Griffs," "Ode to My Waders," "Duct Tape Psalm," "Ode to Rough Fish" and "Ducks," which were all previously published in his book American Falls (Confluence Press, 1987). A project of the Montana State University... View more info

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Straits

By: Koch, Kenneth

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22148


Octavo (24 cm), pp. 89. Orange boards with black quarter-cloth, gilt spine text and author initials and title stamped on front board. White jacket with artwork by Larry Rivers. Light bumping to spine ends and small smudge on bottom of text block (not a remainder mark). Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Bank Fishing for Bluegills [Broadside]

By: Kooser, Ted

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Port Townsend, WA, Copper Canyon Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23729


Signed letterpress broadside, 31x18 cm. One of 200 copies, text in black, title and publisher's device in blue. Deckle edge. From the collection of Nebraska writer Beef Torrey, to whom it is inscribed: "For Beef Torrey, in friendship!" The poem comes from Kooser's Pulitzer Prize-winning collection, Delights & Shadows. Scarce. First Edition. View more info

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The Courtship of Miles Standish

By: Longfellow, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Barse & Hopkins: undated

Seller ID: 16550


12mo (17 cm), pp. 87. Brown paper covered boards with stamped floral motif, in original presentation box. Frontispiece of Longfellow's Craigie House. Boards have slight wear at tail of spine. Box has multiple small closed tears and rub marks on bottom. No jacket as issued. View more info

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Hiawatha

By: Longfellow, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Barse & Hopkins: undated

Seller ID: 16551


12mo (17 cm), pp. 186. Brown paper covered boards with stamped floral motif, in original presentation box. Frontispiece of Longfellow's Craigie House. Boards have slight bumping along length of spine, binding threads revealed at p. iii. Box has two closed tears at corners and rub marks on bottom. No jacket as issued. View more info

Shedding Skins Four Sioux Poets

By: Louis, Adrian C.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: East Lansing, Michigan State University Press: 1/1/2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7805


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 124. Poetry by Lakota (Sioux) poets Trevino L. Brings Plenty, Joel Waters, Steve Pacheco and Luke Warm Water. First Edition. View more info