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Image for Ketchup and other Vegetables. American Poets on President Reagan.

Ketchup and other Vegetables. American Poets on President Reagan.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Timnath, Colorado., Poetry Associates.: 1984.

Seller ID: 12182

Binding: Spiral bound.

Condition: Near fine in printed wrappers. Small 1/16" spot of soil on front panel.


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Slick But Not Streamlined: Poems & Short Pieces.

By: Betjeman, John. Selected & with an Introduction by W. H. Auden.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday.: 1947.

Seller ID: 16087

Binding: Hardcover in black cloth boards with gilt titles & dripping water faucet decoration. Ribbon book mark.

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Boards lightly rubbed with toning to gutters. Binding solid & text bright. Price clipped dust jacket worn at spine ends & corners with tear between spine & front panel.


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Verses I Like.

By: Bowes, Major Edward (Selected by). With a Foreword by Theodore Roosevelt.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York., Star Books. Garden City Publishing.: 1939.

Seller ID: 16738

Binding: Hardcover in blue cloth boards with gilt titles & rules on black background on spine. Dark gray top edge.

Condition: Near fine in good dust jacket. Jacket shelf worn & rubbed with small tears at extremities. Book is tight & clean with no interior markings Toning just starting on endpapers. Solid binding.


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Raingatherer.

By: Brainard, Franklin.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Morris, MN., Minnesota Writers' Publishing House.: 1973.

Seller ID: 11409

Binding: Stapled heavy paper wrappers.

Condition: Near fine in illustrated wrappers. Interior tight & clean. Small spots of soiling (coffee?) on wraps.


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An Introduction to the French Poets: Villon to the Present Day.

By: Brereton, Geoffrey.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London., Methuen & Co.: 1957.

Seller ID: 11288

Binding: Hardcover in cloth boards.

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is tight and clean with no interior markings. Slight spine slant. Jacket bright with wear at spine ends repaired by tape.


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Crossing the Equator: New and Selected Poems, 1972-2004.

By: Christopher, Nicholas.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Harcourt, Inc.: 2004.

Seller ID: 15253

Binding: Perfect bound in blue printed wrappers.

Condition: Very good in wrappers. Light shelf wear to wrapper edges & sticker removal from front panel.


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Poems of Justice.

By: Clark, Thomas Curtis (Compiled by).

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Chicago & New York., Willett, Clark & Co.: 1929.

Seller ID: 16543

Binding: Hardcover in full green textured cloth boards with pink rules & black titles. Red top edge.

Condition: Book is square & binding solid. Former owner's stamps on endpapers. Penciled brackets & underlines with notes on rear pastedown.


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Songs for Courage.

By: Crowell, Grace Noll.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Harper & Brothers.: 1938.

Seller ID: 12401

Binding: Hardcover in blue & tan paper-wrapped boards.

Condition: Book is tight and clean save for church library stamp on front free endpaper. Light wear to spine ends. Jacket lightly rubbed. Fading to spine & fore edges. Closed tear on rear panel.


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The Poetry of Robert Frost.

By: Frost, Robert. Lathem, Edward Connery, editor.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York., Holt, Rinehart & Winston.: 1969.

Seller ID: 7586

Condition: Fine in near fine jacket. Jacket has very light rubbing.


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Rocking Chair Lane.

By: Gardner, Hettie E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Apple Valley, California., Self published. (Edited & Compiled by Edith M. Crouch).: 1972.

Seller ID: 14977

Binding: Hardcover in illustrated cloth boards. Illustrated endpapers.

Condition: Fine. No dust jacket.


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Blues For Bird. Book IV. Bird Discovers Bop.

By: Gray, Martin.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Hope, PA., Alpha Beat Press.: 1999.

Seller ID: 13615

Binding: Staple bound.

Condition: Near fine. Price sticker shadow on top of front panel.


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How to Revise Your Own Poems: A Primer for Poets.

By: Hamilton, Anne.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston., The Writer, Inc.: (1945).

Seller ID: 15382

Binding: Hardcover in green cloth boards stamped in gilt.

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Light rubbing to extremities. Book is clean in solid binding. Small book store (Paul Elder, San Francisco) stamp on rear pastedown. Jacket lightly edge worn with toning to spine.


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Her Letter, His Answer & Her Last Letter.

By: Harte, Bret. Pictured by Arthur I. Keller.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Boston., Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1905.

Seller ID: 14646

Binding: Hardcover in decorated green cloth boards. Three quarter Illustration pasted to front cover.

Condition: 1909 dated gift inscription on first blank. Damp stain to edges of front endpapers. Binding softening with no loosening. Text & illustrations bright.


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National Poetry Anthology 1950: Written by Librarians and Teachers in Schools and Colleges.

By: Hartman, Dennis (Editor).

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Los Angeles., National Poetry Association.: 1950.

Seller ID: 16256

Binding: Hardcover in brown marbled cloth boards with gilt titles.

Condition: Boards lightly edge rubbed. Titles faded. Light foxing to endpapers. Text bright and binding solid.


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El Gaucho Martin Fierro.

By: Hernandez, Jose. Illustrated by Alberto Nicasio.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Argentina., Libros Centenario.: 1963.

Seller ID: 15542

Binding: Hardcover in illustrated padded leather binding with ribbon bookmark & patterned endpapers.

Condition: Very good. Light rubbing to extremities. Dust soil to edges. Text starting to tone. Crack at half title page. Else binding solid in attractive boards.


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Poetry and the Stars.

By: Hill, Hyacinthe.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Putnam Valley, NY., Scop & Gleeman Publishers.: 1986.

Seller ID: 11930

Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.


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Bitter-Sweet: A Poem.

By: Holland, J(osiah). G(ilbert). (1819-1881) with Illustrations by E. J. Whitney.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York., Charles Scribner.: 1864.

Seller ID: 13281

Binding: Full decorated leather stamped in gilt. Raised bands. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers.

Condition: Gift inscription dated Dec. 23 of 1863. Boards rubbed at edges. Front free endpaper has 1 1/2" separation from bottom of hinge. Interior clean & tight. A nice well cared for copy.


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The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood.

By: Hood, Thomas.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Thomas Y. Crowell & Co.: n.d.

Seller ID: 16612

Binding: Hardcover in green cloth boards with gilt titles & decorations on spine & front panel. All edges gilt.

Condition: Book is square & clean. Hinges cracked but holding. Light rubbing to extremities. Former owner's stamps on front paste down and inked name & date (1/28/1901) on first blank. Tissued frontis portrait of Hood. Text bright.


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A Shropshire Lad.

By: Housman, A(lfred). E(dward). Illustrations by Elinore Blaisdell.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Hartsdale House.: (1932).

Seller ID: 15349

Binding: Hardcover in decorated cloth boards.

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Light toning to endpapers. Text & illustrations bright & binding solid. Jacket rubbed & edge worn. Crisp cover illustration of Ludlow Castle.


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First Language.

By: Kleinschmidt, Edward.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Amherst., Univ. of Massachusetts Press.: 1990.

Seller ID: 10539

Condition: Near fine in very lightly shelf worn wrappers.