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A Series of Poems Containing the Plaints, Consolations, and Delights of Achmed Ardebeili, A Persian Exile. With Notes Historical and Explanatory.

By: Fox, Charles (1749-1809).

Price: $124.99

Publisher: London, Bulgin and Rosser for J. Cottle, G.C. And J. Robinson, and Cadell and Davies.: 1797

Seller ID: 000185

Condition: Fair


[Persia] [Ahmad Ardabili] [Fox's Persian Poems]. Approximately 8 3/8" x 5 1/4". [6], [i] ii-xl, 276 pp. Title also given in Persian. Marbled boards. Leather spine with five narrow gilt (very faded) bands. Boards heavily worn. Corners may have been leather at one time. Boards taped across spine with three pieces of cloth tape; two pieces remain. Front board with title page detached. Rear board attached only to tape. Last page detached. Inner margin of last page st... View more info

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Aces and Jacks and the Man with the Ax

By: Harvey, Jim

Price: $24.99

Publisher: Self Published: 2004

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000045

ISBN: 0-9666671-7-4

Condition: Very Good


77 pages. Poetry. 8 1/2" x 11" pages held together with metal clasp. SIGNED by author on title page (2/2/05 Best wishes and God Bless Jim Harvey). Minor wear to blue paper covers. Text pages clean and bright. View more info

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Buch Der Lieder

By: Heine, Heinrich

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Schmidt & Gunther: 1907

Seller ID: 000798

Condition: Good


448 pages. Text in German. Worn brown leather, with gilt title. All edges faded gilt. Pencil writing on verso of front free endpaper. Corner of one page turned down. Printed in an "easily legible 7-point type" (Bondy, p. 124). The binding measures approximately 1 15/16" x 1 3/8". View more info

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Dream Tees

By: Hiemstra, Marvin R.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Juniper Von Phitzer Press: 1991

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 000083

Condition: Very Good


115 pages. Dark red hardcover with scuffed corners and minor wear to boards. SIGNED by author and publisher. This is #72 of 200 copies. No dust jacket, as issued. View more info

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Love's Calendar, Lays of the Hudson, and Other Poems

By: Hoffman, Charles Fenno

Price: $59.99

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company: 1858

Seller ID: 000825

Condition: Good


Measures approximately 4 1/2" x 2 3/4" and contains 221 pages. Soiled, blind-stamped tan boards with gilt title and decorative gilt on spine. Wear to edges, corners bumped. All edges gilt. Rear hinge cracked. Previous owner's writing on front endpapers. Corners of a few pages are turned down. Quite a bit of foxing, but text is clear and legible. View more info

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Life's River Road. A Collection of Poems and Thoughts

By: Jones, Nina Lee

Price: $29.99

Publisher: 1993

Seller ID: 000754

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated. Privately printed. Poetry and thoughts of an Akron, Ohio resident. References to WWII, Edwin Shaw Sanatarium, Brown St. Pictorial hardcover is in very good condition with minor shelf wear. Pages are clean, tight, and bright. View more info

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The Ballad of Yukon Jake

By: Paramore, Edward E., Jr.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Evanston, The Schori Press:

Seller ID: 000785

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated. No publication date (1979). Blue-and-white frontispiece. Calligraphy by Rebecca Shepherd. Blue cover with gilt title has very minor shelf wear. Corners are slightly bumped and there is a tiny black spot near the lower spine. Top edge gilt. Binding measures approximately 2 5/8" x 2". Printed on Allegro Vellum paper. (Bondy p.173; Bradbury 2293). View more info

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72 Poems

By: Poda, John

Price: $49.99

Publisher: Akron, OH, The Exchange Printing Company: 1939

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000617

Condition: Good


Stated First Edition. Introduction by Alfred Morang, Ellington Curtis, and Leslie G. Cutler. Black-and-white illustrations. Unpaginated. Includes one page of brief biographical notes. Softcover is worn and faded, with minor soiling. Black ink stain on bottom edge of covers and pages, extending 1/2-3/4" up the lower page edge. Erased writing on front free endpaper. Text pages are age toned, clean, and unmarked. View more info

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An Inn for Journeying Thoughts.

By: Roe, William J.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, Richard G. Badger, The Gorham Press: 1912

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001071

Condition: Good


100 pages. SIGNED by author on title page. Small green, flexible hardcover with gilt titles is worn at corners and has some staining. Sunday school teacher's inscription on front free endpaper. "With regards of the author, William J. Roe" on title page. Small tear to edge of title page. Pages age toned, with a few small stains and a few corners turned down. View more info

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Poets of Ohio

By: Venable, Emerson (Editor)

Price: $34.99

Publisher: Cincinnati, The Robert Clarke Company: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000474

Condition: Good


356 pages, including reference lists. Green hardcover with bright gilt titles is worn; one corner is badly bumped. Slight fraying to corners and top and bottom of spine. The hinges are cracked. The page edges are soiled. Black-and-white frontispiece with intact tissue guard. Some pencil erasures on front free endpaper; the pages are otherwise lightly age toned, clean and unmarked. Poets include William Davis Gallagher, Julia A. Dumont, Edward A. McLaughlin, Harvey D. Lit... View more info

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Colored Buttons. A Book of Poetry for Children.

By: Wildemau, June M.F.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Evanston, The Press of Ward Schori: 1983

Seller ID: 000797

Condition: Good Plus


[Miniature Books] Unpaginated. Black-and-white illustrations. Pictorial endpapers. Red hardcover has a small amount of wear to the lower edge and a few scratches on the rear board. Top edge gilt. Pages are clean and unmarked. SIGNED by Ward Schori on the colophon. The binding measures approximately 2 15/16" x 2 1/8". This edition limited to 225 copies. View more info