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  • HOUSEHOLD TALES OF MOON AND WATER. by Willard, Nancy.
    Willard, Nancy.
    HOUSEHOLD TALES OF MOON AND WATER.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1982.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A deceptively simple collection of poems (as the word "household" in the title would indicate), by an author who is also an essayist, novelist, and Newbery award winning children's author. INSCRIBED on the half title page "For -- with best wishes" with a drawing of the moon in the water. 76 pp. ISBN: 0-15-1421846.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 62561
    Keywords: Poetry
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  • Willard, Nancy.
    IN HIS COUNTRY.

    Edition: First printing.

    Ann Arbor, MI: Generation, 1966. dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first book, a collection of poems. Introduction by Willford Squires. A title in the Generation New Poets series.

    Condition: Near fine in a very good dustjacket (tear along fold of rear flap, some creasing at bottom of back cover of dj.)

    Book ID: 20195
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  • HOUSEHOLD TALES OF MOON AND WATER. by Willard, Nancy.
    Willard, Nancy.
    HOUSEHOLD TALES OF MOON AND WATER.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1982.) dj. Hardcover first edition - A deceptively simple collection of poems (as the word "household" in the title would indicate), by an author who is also an essayist, novelist, and Newbery award winning children's author. 76 pp. ISBN: 0-15-1421846.

    Condition: Near fine in a near fine dustjacket (black mark on front pastedown?)

    Book ID: 2263
    Keywords: Poetry
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  • Willard, Nancy.
    IN HIS COUNTRY.

    Edition: First printing.

    Ann Arbor, MI: Generation, 1966. dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first book, a collection of poems. Introduction by Willford Squires. A title in the Generation New Poets series.

    Condition: Near fine in a somewhat edgeworn and soiled dustjacket (toning to the spine of the mostly white dj, stamp from a "memorial lending library specializing in women's studies" on the front endpaper. No other markings.

    Book ID: 11539
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  • Willard, Nancy
    CARPENTER OF THE SUN

    Edition: First printing in wrappers, issued simultaneously with hardcover.

    New York: Liveright, 1974. First edition - Relatively uncommon early poetry collection by this prolific author - who also writes fiction, criticism and children's books.

    Condition: Very good in glossy yellow wrappers.

    Book ID: 8661
    Keywords: Poetry
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  • AMONG ANGELS: Poems. by Willard, Nancy & Jane Yolen.
    Willard, Nancy & Jane Yolen.
    AMONG ANGELS: Poems.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harcourt Brace & Company, (1995.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Poems about angels from both the Hebrew and Christian traditions, beautifull illustrated with paintings of subdued colors but marvellous details by S. Saelig Gallagher. Slightly oversized format. 55 pp. ISBN: 0-15-1001952.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 33894
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  • WRITERS WRITING DYING. by Williams, C. K.
    Williams, C. K.
    WRITERS WRITING DYING.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (2012) dj. Hardcover - A collection of poems, sometimes funny, sometimes moving, by this award-winning writer. 62 pp. ISBN: 978-0374293321.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 72518
    Keywords: Poetry
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  • SELECTED POEMS. by Williams, C. K.
    Williams, C. K.
    SELECTED POEMS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1994. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Includes poems chosen from 3 decades of Williams' work - ending with 14 new poems. SIGNED on the title page. Index of titles and of first lines. 289 pp. ISBN: 0-374-258813.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 45817
    Keywords: Poetry
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  • THE SINGING. by Williams, C. K.
    Williams, C. K.
    THE SINGING.

    Edition: Trade paperback.

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (2003.). A collection of poetry by this winner of both the Pulitzer and the National Book Award, ranging from short lyrical poems to the fourth section which begins with 'War,' 'Fear' and goes on to 'Chaos' and more. 72 pp. ISBN: 0-374-529507.

    Condition: Very good in illustrated wrappers (a few small spots on the edge of the textblock.)

    Book ID: 50203
    Keywords: Poetry
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  • LIES. by Williams, C. K.
    Williams, C. K.
    LIES.

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1969. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Author's first regularly published book - Anne Sexton called it 'strong stuff...Williams is a demon.' SIGNED on the title page. 62 pp.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 25525
    Keywords: Poetry
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  • I A BUTTERFLY, YOU A ROSE. by Williams, H. C.
    Williams, H. C.
    I A BUTTERFLY, YOU A ROSE.

    Edition: First printing.

    np By the author, 1971. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A prose-poem describing how he met the woman he loves, and how this love has transformed his life, illustrated with black and white silhouette-type drawings. SIGNED on the front endpaper 'H. C. 'Charley' Williams.

    Condition: Near fine in white illustrated boards (faint remnants of old price on front endpaper.)

    Book ID: 29313
    Keywords: Poetry
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  • BLUES & ROOTS / RUE & BLUETS: A Garland for the Southern Appalachians. by Williams, Jonathan.
    Williams, Jonathan.
    BLUES & ROOTS / RUE & BLUETS: A Garland for the Southern Appalachians.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    Durham, NC: Duke University Press, (1985.) dj. Hardcover - A revised and substantially enlarged edition of this collection of verse, epigraphs and even road signs. Originally published in New York in 1971, this edition contains a new note by the author and a new Introduction by Herbert Leibowitz and eight previously unpublished poems. Includes typography by Dana Atchley. A very handsome production. ISBN: 0-8223-0641x.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 46323
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  • US (a). by Williams, Saul.
    Williams, Saul.
    US (a).

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.

    New York: Gallery Books / Simon & Schuster, (2015). First edition - African American poet's fourth collection - written after 4 years abroad, this is a collection that deals with "race, class, gender, finance, freedom, guns, cooking shows, dog shows, superheroes, not-so-super politiciansÑeverything that makes up our country." 254 pp. ISBN: 978-1476779324.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers (a new copy).

    Book ID: 66626
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  • Williams, Sherley Anne
    SOME ONE SWEET ANGEL CHILE.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback, issued simultaneously with hardcover.

    New York: William H. Morrow, 1982. First edition - African American writer's second collection of poems - the first section - Letters from a New England Negro - consists of epistolary poems set in 1867-1868 during Emancipation and the second section centers around blues singer Bessie Smith. 112 pp. . ISBN: 0-688-011772.

    Condition: Near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 68624
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  • THE MUSE OF DISTANCE: Poems by Williamson, Alan
    Williamson, Alan
    THE MUSE OF DISTANCE: Poems

    Edition: First printing in wrappers, issued simultaneously with hardcover.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1988. First edition -

    Condition: Very good in stiff wrappers (lightly worn.)

    Book ID: 10954
    Keywords: Poetry
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  • SAY THIS PRAYER INTO THE PAST: Poems by Willis, Paul J.
    Willis, Paul J.
    SAY THIS PRAYER INTO THE PAST: Poems

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original,

    Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, (2013). First edition - The author's third collection of poetry, one which "reckons with cadavers in the family closet, a house lost to a wildfire, and the heartbreaking beauty of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in California." A title in the Poiema Poetry series. Notes, 100 pp. ISBN: 978-1625641670.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 66324
    Keywords: california, oregon, Poetry
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  • THE SWING: Poems and Illustrations. by Wilson, Joyce Lancaster
    Wilson, Joyce Lancaster
    THE SWING: Poems and Illustrations.

    Edition: First printing, signed limited edition.

    San Francisco: The Press in Tuscany Alley, (1981.). SIGNED first edition - A charming group of poems illustrated with seven full-page multi-color linocuts by the author. The pages are printed on one side only on French-folded sheets bound Japanese-style with white silk thread. Design and presswork by Adrian Wilson. Number 174 out of 300 numbered copies signed by both the author/illustrator and the printer, Adrian Wilson.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated blue wrappers.

    Book ID: 57086
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  • Wilson, Keith.
    GRAVES REGISTRY.

    Edition: First printing in wrappers (issued simultaneously with hardcover edition)

    Livingston, MT: Clark City Press, 1992. First edition -

    Condition: Once slight crease to front cover, otherwise fine.

    Book ID: 2938
    Keywords: Poetry
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  • A CITY OF CAPRICE. by Wilson, Neill Compton.
    Wilson, Neill Compton.
    A CITY OF CAPRICE.

    Edition: Second Edition, revised.

    San Francisco: The Metropolitan Press, (1921). SIGNED - A collection of poetry about the city of San Francisco, illustrated with etchings of San Francisco scenes by Barbara Shermund. SIGNED on the front endpaper with the word "sincerely." 80 pp.

    Condition: Good overall in cream paper covered boards with a gold panel on fron cover - tear to top of spine covering and loss of approx 1 inch, otherwise very good

    Book ID: 77811
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  • POETRY, Volume CLXXXVII, Number 5, February 2006. by Wiman, Christian, editor.
    Wiman, Christian, editor.
    POETRY, Volume CLXXXVII, Number 5, February 2006.

    Edition: First printing.

    Chicago: Modern Poetry Association, 2006. First edition - Includes poems by Robert Pinsky, Dean Young, Wendy Cope and others; commentary by Mary Kinzie, William Logan and George Sirztes. Cover art by Henrik Drescher.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 73413
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  • POETRY, Volume 202 (CCII) Number 4, July / August 2013. by Wiman, Christian editor.
    Wiman, Christian editor.
    POETRY, Volume 202 (CCII) Number 4, July / August 2013.

    Edition: First printing.

    Chicago: Poetry Foundation, 2013. First edition - Includes a selection of poems by Kay Ryan, David Orr, Philip Schultz,
    fanny Howe, Christina Davis and many more. A section on remembering poets - including Allen Ginsberg by Marjorie Perloff, Richard Wilbur by Donald Hall, Ruth Stone by Bianca Stone and others. Notes on contributors, ads. Cover art by Marcellus Hall.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 67210
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  • POETRY, Volume CXCVIII, Number 3, June 2011: The Translation Issue. by Wiman, Christian, editor.
    Wiman, Christian, editor.
    POETRY, Volume CXCVIII, Number 3, June 2011: The Translation Issue.

    Edition: First printing.

    Chicago: Modern Poetry Association, 2011. First edition - Includes contributions -poems or translations or commentary - by Nate Klug, Joel Brouwer, Lucia Perillo, Frederico Garcia Lorca, Edith Sodergran, Bertolt Brecht and more. Cover art by Jad Fair.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 75018
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  • POETRY, Volume CXCIII, Number 6, March 2009. by Wiman, Christian, editor.
    Wiman, Christian, editor.
    POETRY, Volume CXCIII, Number 6, March 2009.

    Edition: First printing.

    Chicago: Modern Poetry Association, 2009. First edition - Includes contributions by Fanny Howe, Conor O'Callaghan, Seth Abramson, John Ashbury, Carol Frost, C. K. Williams and more. Reviews, notes on contributors, ads. Cover art by Victor Kerlow.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 75019
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  • POETRY, Volume CXCVII, Number 5, February 2011. by Wiman, Christian, editor.
    Wiman, Christian, editor.
    POETRY, Volume CXCVII, Number 5, February 2011.

    Edition: First printing.

    Chicago: Modern Poetry Association, 2011. First edition - Includes contributions by Carolyn Forche, Thomas Lynch, David Orr, Alicia Ostriker, Alberto Rios and more. Reviews, notes on contributors, ads. Cover art by Adam McCauley.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 75020
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  • POETRY, Volume CXCVII, Number 6, March 2011. by Wiman, Christian, editor.
    Wiman, Christian, editor.
    POETRY, Volume CXCVII, Number 6, March 2011.

    Edition: First printing.

    Chicago: Modern Poetry Association, 2011. First edition - Includes contributions by Carolyn Forche, Daisy Fried, Paul Hoover, Kabir, Clive James, Clare Cavanaugh and more. Reviews, notes on contributors, ads. Cover art by Eliana Perez.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 75021
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  • POETRY, Volume CXCVIII, Number 4, July / August 2011. by Wiman, Christian, editor.
    Wiman, Christian, editor.
    POETRY, Volume CXCVIII, Number 4, July / August 2011.

    Edition: First printing.

    Chicago: Modern Poetry Association, 2011. First edition - Includes contributions by Nikki Giovanni, Daisy Fried, David St John, Linda Gregerson, W. S. DiPiero and more. Reviews, notes on contributors, ads. Cover art by Eric Hanson

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 75022
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  • POETRY, Volume CXCIII (193), Number 3, December 2008. by Wiman, Christian, editor. Fanny Howe, Fred D'Aguiar, and others, contributors
    Wiman, Christian, editor. Fanny Howe, Fred D'Aguiar, and others, contributors
    POETRY, Volume CXCIII (193), Number 3, December 2008.

    Edition: First printing.

    Chicago: Modern Poetry Association, 2008. First edition - Includes contributions by Joan Houlihan, Michael Rutherglen, Alison Stine, Fanny Howe, Fred D'Aguiar, and others. Interview with Seamus Heaney. Reviews, notes on contributors, ads.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 78350
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  • POETRY, Volume CXCI, Number 6, March 2008. by Wiman, Christian, editor. Jorie Graham, W. S. DiPiero and others, contributors
    Wiman, Christian, editor. Jorie Graham, W. S. DiPiero and others, contributors
    POETRY, Volume CXCI, Number 6, March 2008.

    Edition: First printing.

    Chicago: Modern Poetry Association, 2008. First edition - Includes contributions by Terrance Hayes, H. L. Hix , Jorie Graham, W. S. DiPiero and others. Reviews, notes on contributors, ads.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 78349
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  • POETRY: The Q&A Issue: Volume 201 (CCI) Number 3, December 2012. by Wiman, Christian editor. Marilyn Chin, signed.
    Wiman, Christian editor. Marilyn Chin, signed.
    POETRY: The Q&A Issue: Volume 201 (CCI) Number 3, December 2012.

    Edition: First printing.

    Chicago: Poetry Foundation, 2012. SIGNED first edition - Includes new poems by Mary Karr, Marilyn Chin, Lucie Brock-Broido, Dana Levin and others. SIGNED by Marilyn Chin at her contribution "from Beautiful Boyfriend." Cover art by Art Chantry. Notes on contributors.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 67211
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  • POETRY MAGAZINE, May 2008, Volume CXCII, Number 2. by Wiman, Christian, editor. Sandra M. Gilbert, signed.
    Wiman, Christian, editor. Sandra M. Gilbert, signed.
    POETRY MAGAZINE, May 2008, Volume CXCII, Number 2.

    Edition: First printing.

    Chicago: Poetry Foundation, 2008. SIGNED first edition - Features Jane Hirshfield, Spencer Reece, Cathy Park Hong. Also includes contributions from Anthony Hudgins, Rodney Jones and others. SIGNED by Sandra M. Gilbert at her poem "Colonoscopy Sonnet."

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 75754
    Keywords: Poetry
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