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Greed, Ai
1 Ai Greed
NY Norton 1993 First Edition/First Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine Signed by Author
This copy has been SIGNED by Ai on the title page. Greed for money, power, sex, and loveisthe theme at the heartof this new volume of dramatic monologues by Ai, her fifth book to date. Margaret Atwood has said of Ai's work "Ai is a strong, powerful poet who writes about real things. These are daring, disturbing, ambitious poems that go for the heart of America. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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First Indian On The Moon, Alexie, Sherman
2 Alexie, Sherman First Indian On The Moon
Brooklyn, NY Hanging Loose Press 1993 1882413032 / 9781882413034 First Edition/First Printing Hard Cover Fine No Jacket (As Issued) Signed by Author
This copy has been SIGNED by Sherman Alexie on the title page. One of 500 copies in the hardback edition (no dustjacket - as issued) of the author's fourth book - a collection of poems and stories by this Granta 20 author. Joseph Bruchac has said of this work "There is enough love, heartbreak, and ironic intelligence in this small book to fill an encyclopedia.Strong medicine - but a medicine needed by us all." 
Price: 145.00 USD
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I Would Steal Horses, Alexie, Sherman
3 Alexie, Sherman I Would Steal Horses
Niagara Falls, NY Slipstream Publications 1992 First Edition/First Printing Soft Cover Fine Chapbook Chapbook Signed by Author
A beautiful of of "I Would Steal Horses" that has been SIGNED by Sherman Alexie on the title page! Perhaps the scarcest of this award-winning author's works. His second book, "I Would Steal Horses" is Slipstream's Fifth Annual Chapbook Contest Winner. A collection of poetry, this is an absolutely stunning copy that has been SIGNED by Sherman Alexie on the title page. Only 500 copies of this title were issued with only 100 copies being distributed to the public overall. Alexie earned a PEN/Faulkner Award and a National Book Award to his list of accomplishments. 
Price: 7500.00 USD
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One Stick Song, Alexie, Sherman
4 Alexie, Sherman One Stick Song
Brooklyn, NY Hanging Loose Press 2000 1882413768 / 9781882413768 First Edition/First Printing Soft Cover Fine Trade Paperback Signed by Author
This is a copy of the simultaneous wrappers edition that has been SIGNED by Sherman Alexie on the title page. The talented author's collection of poetry and short pieces - his love of poetry is evident in this collection. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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One Stick Song, Alexie, Sherman
5 Alexie, Sherman One Stick Song
Brooklyn, NY Hanging Loose Press 2000 1882413776 / 9781882413775 First Edition/First Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine Signed by Author
This is a copy of the scarce hardcover edition that has been SIGNED by Sherman Alexie on the title page. The talented author's collection of poetry and short pieces - his love of poetry is evident in this collection. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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The Man Who Loves Salmon, Alexie, Sherman
6 Alexie, Sherman The Man Who Loves Salmon
Boise, ID Limberlost Press 1998 093165940X / 9780931659409 Limited/Numbered Illustrated Boards Near Fine No Jacket (As Issued) Teters, Charlene Signed by Author
Letterpressed in an edition of 750 copies of which 100 have been numbered and SIGNED by the author (Sherman Alexie) and artist (Charlene Teters) and bound in cloth and boards. From the Colophon: "The Man Who Loves Salmon" has been letterpressed in an edition of 750 copies during the winter of 1998. The type is Palatino. The paper is Mohawk Superfine, sewn by hand into Magnani Pescia covers and Thai Chiri endsheets. 100 copies have been numbered and signed by author and artist and bound in cloth and boards. This copy is number 17." A slight bit of damage to the right, top corner of the front board (see photo), otherwise a beautiful copy of a scarce Alexie item. 
Price: 285.00 USD
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Water Flowing Home, Alexie, Sherman
7 Alexie, Sherman Water Flowing Home
Boise, ID Limberlost Press 1996 0931659264 / 9780931659263 First Edition/First Printing Cloth Very Good+ No Jacket (As Issued) Signed by Author
Letterpressed in a Bound Edition of only 100 copies that were numbered and SIGNED by Sherman Alexie. From the Colophon: "Water Flowing Home" has been letterpressed in an edition of 500 copies in January of 1996. The type is Bembo. The paper is Domestic Etching, sewn by hand into Thai Chiri Kozo endsheets and Stonehenge wrappers. One hundred copies have been numbered and signed by the poet. This being Copy No. 68. There is some slight damage to the bottom, right hand corner of the front board (see photo), otherwise a beautiful copy of this scarce Alexie item. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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Water Flowing Home, Alexie, Sherman
8 Alexie, Sherman Water Flowing Home
Boise, ID Limberlost Press 1996 First Edition/First Printing Soft Cover Fine Chapbook Chap Book Signed by Author
While not called-for, this beautiful copy of the trade edition has been SIGNED by Sherman Alexie on the title page! From the Colophon: "Water Flowing Home" has been letterpressed in an edition of 500 copies in January of 1996. The type is Bembo. The paper is Domestic Etching. sewn by hand into Thai Chiri Kozo endsheets and Stonehenge wrappers. One hundred copies have been numbered and signed by the poet. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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Water Flowing Home, Alexie, Sherman
9 Alexie, Sherman Water Flowing Home
Boise, ID Limberlost Press 1996 0931659264 / 9780931659263 First Edition/First Printing Cloth Fine No Jacket (As Issued) Signed by Author
Letterpressed in a Bound Edition of only 100 copies that were numbered and SIGNED by Sherman Alexie. From the Colophon: "Water Flowing Home" has been letterpressed in an edition of 500 copies in January of 1996. The type is Bembo. The paper is Domestic Etching, sewn by hand into Thai Chiri Kozo endsheets and Stonehenge wrappers. One hundred copies have been numbered and signed by the poet. This being Copy No. 67. A beautiful copy of this scarce Alexie item. 
Price: 600.00 USD
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The Man Who Loves Salmon, Alexie, Sherman.
10 Alexie, Sherman. The Man Who Loves Salmon
Boise, ID Limberlost Press 1998 093165940X / 9780931659409 Limited/Numbered Illustrated Boards Fine No Jacket (As Issued) Teters, Charlene Signed by Author
Letterpressed in an edition of 750 copies of which 100 have been numbered and SIGNED by the author (Sherman Alexie) and artist (Charlene Teters) and bound in cloth and boards. From the Colophon: "The Man Who Loves Salmon" has been letterpressed in an edition of 750 copies during the winter of 1998. The type is Palatino. The paper is Mohawk Superfine, sewn by hand into Magnani Pescia covers and Thai Chiri endsheets. 100 copies have been numbered and signed by author and artist and bound in cloth and boards. This copy is number 16. A beautiful copy of a scarce Alexie item. 
Price: 450.00 USD
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The Other Side. El Otro Lado, Alvarez, Julia
11 Alvarez, Julia The Other Side. El Otro Lado
NY Dutton 1995 First Edition/First Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine Signed by Author
This copy has been SIGNED by Julia Alvarez on the title page! Long before Alvarez discovered her novelist's voice, she was producing inspired and engaging poetry that helped launch one of the most vital movements in contemporary American letters: Latina Literature. These poems, col lected here for the first time, reveal her mature voice and the full range of her poetic gift. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Woman I Kept to Myself , Alvarez, Julia
12 Alvarez, Julia The Woman I Kept to Myself
Chapel Hill Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2004 First Edition/First Printing Fine  Fine Signed by Author
This copy has been SIGNED by Julia Alvarez on the title page. In "The Woman I Kept To Myself," seventy-five poems that weave together the narrative of a woman's inner life, it is ALvarez's own clear voice that sings out in every line. These are not poems of a woman discovering herself - Alvarez might say that's what her twenties were for - but of a woman returning to herself.  
Price: 40.00 USD
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Charms Against Lightning, Arthur, James
13 Arthur, James Charms Against Lightning
Port Townsend, WA Copper Canyon Press 2012 1556593872 / 9781556593871 First Edition/First Printing Trade Paperback Original Fine Trade Paperback Original Signed by Author
This copy of the author's first book of poetry has been warmly INSCRIBED and SIGNED on the title page! Debut poet James Arthur is known to compose his work in his head while walking, and the music of those footfalls and wandering skips can be heard throughout this exhilarating new collectionof poems. Poet was a Hodder Fellow at Princeton University. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Facing The Music, Auster, Paul
14 Auster, Paul Facing The Music
Barrytown Station Hill 1980 First Edition/First Printing Soft Cover Fine Chapbook Signed by Author
This is one of the 957 unsigned copies (as issued) that has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page. Early perfectbound book of poetry from this highly regarded author/poet. Published in an edition limited to 1,000 copies 43 of which are signed and numbered by the author. A beautiful copy of an early item. 
Price: 145.00 USD
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June-tree: New and Selected Poems [1974-2000] , Balakian, Peter
15 Balakian, Peter June-tree: New and Selected Poems [1974-2000]
New York Harper Collins 2001 First Edition/First Printing Fine  Fine 
For three decades, Peter Balakian's poetry has been praised widely in the United States and abroad. Now the poet whom James Dickey called "an extraordinary talent" gives us "June-tree: New and Selected Poems 1974-2000, a discriminating selection from his first four books, with a group of startling new poems. He is the recipient of various awards, including a Guggenheim Fellowship and the Anahit Literary Prize.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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Snow: Meditations of a Cautious Man in Winter, Banks, Russell
16 Banks, Russell Snow: Meditations of a Cautious Man in Winter
Hanover, Nh Granite Publications 1974 0914102036 / 9780914102038 First Edition/First Printing Soft Cover Fine Chapbook Signed by Author
This has been SIGNED by Russell Banks on the title page. The author's scarce second collection of poetry. Issued in chapbook format. A beautiful copy of a hard-to-find item - especially in this condition. 
Price: 225.00 USD
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Bits of Airy Nothings, Barrett, Clark A.
17 Barrett, Clark A. Bits of Airy Nothings
Privately Printed 1985 First Edition/First Printing Soft Cover Fine Glasine Wraps Signed by Author
A beautiful small collection of poetry with a warm open inscription which reads "To a beautiful lady and dear friend. Affectionately, Clark." 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Big Bank Take Little Bank: New Cafe Poets, No.1, Beatty, Paul
18 Beatty, Paul Big Bank Take Little Bank: New Cafe Poets, No.1
New York, New York Nuyorican Poets Cafe 1991 0962784273 / 9780962784279 First Edition/Second Printing Soft Cover Fine Oversized Trade Edition Signed by Author
This copy of the talented author's first book - a collection of poetry - has been SIGNED by Paul Beatty on the title page! While it is a second printing, this is a scarce work (more so signed) from this talented author. Published by the Nuyorican Poets Cafe in New York. Praise by Allen Ginsberg who calls it "humorous, incisive, Americanist." The Village Voice says of it "Paul Beatty's a poet for us kids who grew up on Saturday morning cartoons, video games, and rap, and have a jumble of media bites rattling in our brain cages...Beatty parts the curtain of retro respectable poetry, revealing an image world astrally projected on a hiphop reality trip...Beatty piles word play upon word play in a hyperstack of meaning making him one of the smartest young poets around." 
Price: 250.00 USD
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Joker, Joker, Deuce, Beatty, Paul
19 Beatty, Paul Joker, Joker, Deuce
New York, New York Penguin 1994 0140587233 / 9780140587234 First Edition/First Printing Soft Cover Fine Trade Paperback Original Signed by Author
This copy of the author's second book of poetry has been SIGNED by Paul Beatty on the title page! Issued in paperback format. A cutting-edge collection of poems from the man "Newsweek" calls "the prmier bard of hip hop." Jessica Hagedorn praise stating "'Verbal Mugging' at its most dangerous. Paul Beatty's "Joker, Joker, Deuce" moves to fierce urban rhythms, both cool and hot. A rush of intense visual images and electric word music..." 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Earth Signs, Beechhold, Henry F.
20 Beechhold, Henry F. Earth Signs
Portlandville, NY M.A.F. Press 1988 0930715640 / 9780930715649 First Edition/First Printing Soft Cover Near Fine Wraps (As Issued) Signed by Author
Henry F. Beechhold, Ph. D., a veteran of WW II (Europe), is Professor Emeritus of English and former Chair of the Linguistics Program at The College of New Jersey. He has a long history of writing and publication covering a wide range of topics. An early book of poetry this copy has been SIGNED by Henry F. Beechhold and dated 1988 on the title page. 32 pages. Some small "spots" on the top front corner of the volume. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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