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Greed

By: Ai

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, New York,, W.W. Norton and Company: 1993

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9085

ISBN: 0393035611

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Greed" has been SIGNED by Ai on the title page! Greed for money, power, sex, and love is the theme at the heart of 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." View more info

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First Indian On The Moon

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Hanging Loose Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 538

ISBN: 1882413032

Condition: Fine


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." View more info

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One Stick Song

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Hanging Loose Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4417

ISBN: 1882413768

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

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One Stick Song

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Hanging Loose Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5193

ISBN: 1882413776

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

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Water Flowing Home

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Boise, ID, Limberlost Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5195

ISBN: 0931659264

Condition: Very Good+


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. View more info

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The Man Who Loves Salmon

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $285.00

Publisher: Boise, ID, Limberlost Press: 1998

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5197

ISBN: 093165940X

Condition: Near Fine


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 ... View more info

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Water Flowing Home

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Boise, ID, Limberlost Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7127

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

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Water Flowing Home

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Boise, ID, Limberlost Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7128

ISBN: 0931659264

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

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I Would Steal Horses

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $7,500.00

Publisher: Niagara Falls, NY, Slipstream Publications: 1992

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8345

Condition: Fine


A beautiful copy 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 has earned a PEN/Faulkner Award, a PEN/Hemingway Award and a National Book Award to his list of accomplishments. View more info

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The Man Who Loves Salmon

By: Alexie, Sherman.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Boise, ID, Limberlost Press: 1998

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7130

ISBN: 093165940X

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

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The Other Side. El Otro Lado

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Dutton: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 12

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

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Charms Against Lightning

By: Arthur, James

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Port Townsend, WA, Copper Canyon Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7514

ISBN: 1556593872

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

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Facing The Music

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Barrytown, New York, Station Hill Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3600

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

Collected Poems

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Woodstock, NY, The Overlook Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8527

ISBN: 1585674044

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Collected Poems" has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! Paul Auster's penetrating and charged verse resembles little else in recent American poetry. Taut, densely lyrical, and everywhere informed by a powerful and subtle music. An introduction by Norman Finkelstein connects biographical elements to a consideration of the work and takes in Auster's early literary and philosophical influences. View more info

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June-tree: New and Selected Poems [1974-2000]

By: Balakian, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Collins: 2001

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 5150

Condition: 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. View more info

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Snow: Meditations of a Cautious Man in Winter

By: Banks, Russell

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Hanover, Nh, Granite Publications: 1974

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4958

ISBN: 0914102036

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

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Bits of Airy Nothings

By: Barrett, Clark A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1985

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7517

Condition: Fine


A beautiful small collection of poetry with a warm open inscription which reads "To a beautiful lady and dear friend. Affectionately, Clark." View more info

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Big Bank Take Little Bank: New Cafe Poets, No.1

By: Beatty, Paul

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Nuyorican Poets Cafe: 1991

Edition: First Edition/Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7563

ISBN: 0962784273

Condition: Fine


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,... View more info

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Joker, Joker, Deuce

By: Beatty, Paul

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Penguin: 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7564

ISBN: 0140587233

Condition: Fine


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..." View more info

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Earth Signs

By: Beechhold, Henry F.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Portlandville, NY, M.A.F. Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7518

ISBN: 0930715640

Condition: Near Fine


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. View more info

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The End of Desire

By: Bialosky, Jill

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1997

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5109

ISBN: 0679454551

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Jill Bialosky on the title page. Jill Bialosky's first collection of poems is an exceptional one - moving, very accomplished, marked by an unflinching realism and a sharply observant eye combined with great technical skill. View more info

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Subterranean

By: Bialosky, Jill

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 2001

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5110

ISBN: 0375413146

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Jill Bialosky on the title page. Jill Bialosky follows her acclaimed debut collection, "The End of Desire", with this powerful sequence of poems that probes the subterranean depths of eros. "Subterranean" is the moving and intimate account of the emergence of Persephone and Demeter, who appear in various forms in these poems, Bialosky finds a strange beauty in grief, and emerges from the realms of temptation with insight and distinction. View more info

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Subterranean

By: Bialosky, Jill

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 2001

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5111

Condition: Fine


This copy of the Uncorrected Proof has been SIGNED by Jill Bialosky on the title page. Jill Bialosky follows her acclaimed debut collection, "The End of Desire", with this powerful sequence of poems that probes the subterranean depths of eros. "Subterranean" is the moving and intimate account of the emergence of Persephone and Demeter, who appear in various forms in these poems, Bialosky finds a strange beauty in grief, and emerges from the realms of temptation with insight and distinction. View more info

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Journeying from Canyon De Chelly

By: Brosman, Catharine Savage

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Louisiana State Univ Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 7204

ISBN: 0807116270

Condition: Fine


Brosman uses a variety of verse forms to explore her theme, which is the triumph of human perspective. Her technical mastery and virtuosity support a wisdom that is as distilled as the desert air. Throughout the volume, the poet ponders the connections between action and love, between present and past, between people and places. She displays an extraordinary sensitivity to landscapes and to the rituals of place. View more info

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Journeying from Canyon De Chelly

By: Brosman, Catharine Savage

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Louisiana State Univ Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 7225

ISBN: 0807116270

Condition: Fine


Brosman uses a variety of verse forms to explore her theme, which is the triumph of human perspective. Her technical mastery and virtuosity support a wisdom that is as distilled as the desert air. Throughout the volume, the poet ponders the connections between action and love, between present and past, between people and places. She displays an extraordinary sensitivity to landscapes and to the rituals of place. This being the hardcover edition. View more info

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Ultramarine

By: Carver, Raymond

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Random House: 1986

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 8535

ISBN: 0394553799

Condition: Fine


Raymond Carver's first major collection of poems, "Where Water Comes Together with Other Water," was published to great acclaim in 1985, and was awarded "Poetry" magazine's prestigious Levinson Prize. With "Ultramarine" he confirms and enlarges his reputation and achievement as a poet. Bright blue on dust jacket, some slight wear to edge of jacket. View more info

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All of Us: The Collected Poems

By: Carver, Raymond

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 8807

ISBN: 0375403981

Condition: Fine


This copy of "All of Us: The Collected Poems," in what would have been his sixtieth year, and ten years after his death, Raymond Carver's poems--more than three hundred in all--are collected in this volume, allowing readers to experience their full range and overwhelming cumulative power. This complete edition brings together, in their order of publication, the early poems of "Fires," the mature work of "Where Water Comes Together with Other Water," and "Ultramarine," and the last, intensely moving collection, "A New Path to the Waterfall,." Poems uncollected during his lifetime, but published... View more info

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Where Water Comes Together With Other Water

By: Carver, Raymond

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Random House: 1985

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 8812

ISBN: 0394544706

Condition: Fine


A beautiful copy of "Where Water Comes Together with Other Water," the late author's first major collection of poems, where he displays for his considerable audience, and for all readers of poetry, his gifts in this form. In some respects he was first and foremost a poet, having published three small-press collections - "Near Klamath", "Winter Insomnia" and "At Night the Salmon Move" - before establishing himself as a fiction writer. View more info

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My Father Was a Toltec and Selected Poems

By: Castillo, Ana

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton and Company: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5212

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Ana Castillo on the title page. Ana Castillo has a deserved reputation as one of the country's most powerful and entrancing novelists, but she began her literary career as a poet of passion and uncompromising commitment. This collection brongs back into print the best of her early work, including selected poems from "The Invitation" and "Women Are Not Roses" and the entire text of her landmark 1988 collection, "My Father Was a Toltec." View more info

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On Tour With Rita

By: Christopher, Nicholas

Price: $55.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1982

Edition: Simultaneous Wraps Issue

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1307

Condition: Near Fine


The author/poet's 1st book. Poems that are musically rich and visually exhilarating.a truly original young poet. Knopf Poetry Series #8. SIGNED by Nicholas Christopher on the title page. View more info