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Songs of Unreason

By: Harrison, Jim

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Port Townsend, Copper Canyon Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 24987

ISBN: 1556593899

Condition: Near fine


Signed by author on title page. Octavo (23 cm), pp. 143. Gray boards with blind and gilt stamped titling, pictorial jacket with artwork by the author's longtime friend, Russell Chatham (Summer Storm). Upper corner of upper board is slightly crimped. In a fit of unorthodoxy, Harrison arranged for stanzas from his long-form poem, "Suites of Unreason," to be woven throughout the book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 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

ISBN: 0060199547

Condition: Very good


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

ISBN: 0060779160

Condition: Near fine


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

ISBN: 0060951699

Condition: Very good


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

ISBN: 099608729X

Condition: Fine


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

ISBN: 1938846419

Condition: Fine


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

ISBN: 096803232X

Condition: Very good


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

ISBN: 0986304042

Condition: New


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

ISBN: 0986304034

Condition: New


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

ISBN: 0917652630

Condition: Very good


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

Condition: Near fine


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

ISBN: 0375401369

Condition: Very good


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

Condition: Fine


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

Condition: Near fine


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

Condition: Very good


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

ISBN: 0870138235

Condition: New


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

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Pecked to Death by Swans

By: Lux, Thomas

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Easthampton, MA, Adastra Press: 1993

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 7665

ISBN: 093856661X

Condition: Fine


Small octavo (20 cm), unpaginated. Limited edition of 300 copies. Gray wraps with blue and red lettering. Hand-sewn, letterpress mid-career chapbook by Massachusetts native Lux, whose "haunted, ironic poems ... owe much to the Neo-surrealist movement in the 1970s." (Poetry Foundation) First Edition. View more info

The Drowned River : New Poems

By: Lux, Thomas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1990

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 7666

ISBN: 0395517532

Condition: Fine


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 68. Blue-green boards with burgundy quarter cloth and gilt lettering on spine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

But By the Chance of War

By: Lyons, Richard C.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, Lylea Creative Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 9274

ISBN: 0615532055

Condition: Very good


Octavo (23.5cm), pp. 285. Black boards with silver and red text on spine, silver stamped decorations on upper board. Lower corners are crimped, otherwise very nice copy. A play in four parts, written in couplets. Dust jacket present. View more info

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Capacity

By: McMichael, James

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus Giroux: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 24383

ISBN: 0374530726

Condition: Fine


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 74. Signed and inscribed by author on title page. Pictoral wraps with National Book Award finalist sticker on front. "James McMichael is the author of five books of poetry, most recently The World at Large: New and Selected Peoms, 1971-1996. Among his awards are a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Whiting Writers' Award, and the Shelley Memorial Prize." (back cover) First Edition. View more info