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1 Newman, Boston San "Boston Says": Fantasy and Fact from Boston's Almanac
Santee, Ca., USA Boston San Newman 1993 First Edition, 1st Printing Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 144 Pages 
Author was a columnist for "The Alternative". "Eye on Latin America". Inscribed by the author on the first page. Mostly biographical social commentary and poetry. Light edge wear and aedge and cover toning, very light soil. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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2 Williams, Rozanne Lanczak; Fisher, Aileen; Greenfield, Eloise; Kushkin, Karla; Prelutsky, Jack; Schenk de Regniers, Beatrice; Viorst, Judith. Illustrators Marc Brown, Eric Carle, Tomie dePaola, Amos Ferguson. 10 Poetry Posters Pick Up a Poem Series Vol. 4 Fabulous Favorites
Cypress, CA Creative Teaching Press 1992 Trade Paperback Fair Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" Tall, 31  
Illustrated tear out posters with poems for classroom use with study plan. Grades K-6. Fisher, Aileen; Greenfield, Eloise; Kushkin, Karla; Prelutsky, Jack; Schenk de Regniers, Beatrice; Viorst, Judith. Illustrators Marc Brown, Eric Carle, Tomie dePaola, Amos Ferguson. Cover and spine creases, edge wear, and rubs, modest cover soil. 
Price: 21.80 USD
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3 Jaffe, Maggie; Jaffee, Maggie 7th Circle
Mena, AZ Cedar Hill Pubns 1999 1891812076 / 9781891812071 2nd Edition Trade Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 52 Pages 
Light cover crease otherwise as new. 
Price: 5.65 USD
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4 Tremble, Stella Craft (editor) A Book of Chicago Poets
Chicago, Il Columbus Publications 1964 Hard Cover Good + Fair 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
68 pages, over 100 poems, around 50 poets, many members of The Poets and Patrons Club of Chicago . Decorated boards. Ink marks in the table of contents by some poems. Laid in index card with note from one poet saying she marked the poems by the "Chicago Centre of London Poetry Society". DJ has ede tears, edge curl, and a two inch chip missing from the back panel. Inscribed by "Aunt Anne", most likely Anne Mulligan. 
Price: 28.45 USD
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5 Blanding, Don A Grand Time Living
New York, N. Y. Dodd, Mead 1950 First Edition Hard Cover Cloth Very Good  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Inscribed
Orange cloth with beautiful gilt decoration. Very light edge wear, light wear at the spine ends. Inscribed "aloha" and signed by Blanding on the ffep.  
Price: 14.20 USD
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6 Silverstein, Shel A Light in the Attic
New York, N. Y. HarperCollins 1981 0060256737 / 9780060256739 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Dj 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 169 Pages 
Former owner's bookplate on the front pastedown. Ffep has two creases. Light crimping at the spine ends. 
Price: 5.65 USD
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7 Bly, Robert; Booth, William A Little Book on the Human Shadow
New York, New York, U.S.A. Harper San Francisco 1988 0062548476 / 9780062548474 Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 81 Pages 
Highlights on less than 20 pages. Light edge wear, light cover and spine creases. 
Price: 4.70 USD
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8 Hyde, Lewis; Aleixandre, Vicente A Longing for the Light: Selected Poems of Vicente Aleixandre
New York, N. Y. Harper & Row 1979 0060100591 / 9780060100599 Hard Cover Fair +  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 281 Pages 
Edge wear, with some board exposure on the bottom edge. Sunned around the edges. Edge bumps.  
Price: 8.50 USD
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9 Howard, Hal A Reunion of Selves
Phoenix, Arizona Hubris Press 1988 Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 83 Pages Inscribed
Small cover stain. Inscription by the author on the title page. Deeper than average poetry. 
Price: 28.45 USD
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10 Bryson, Allan M. A Singing in the Fields
Sydney, Australia Self Published 1994 Trade Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 111 Pages Inscribed
Inscribed by the author and his wife on the first page, first names only. Religious biblically inspired and knowledgeable poetry. 
Price: 47.45 USD
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11 Gibran, Kahlil; Sherfan, Andrew Dib (editor and introduction) A Thisd Treasury of Kahlil Gibran
Secaucus, New Jersey, U.S.A. Castle Books 1979 Reprint Hard Cover Good +  Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
DJ has some rubs, scratches and light indentations. Book is lightly bumped at the top of spine and very slightly sunned at the edge..  
Price: 5.65 USD
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12 Mann, Herbert Lee A Welder Fuses Words
Self Published 1971 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 167 Pages Signed
Poetry in a sturdy orange binding with gilt titles. Signed by the author on the half-title page. Light corner bumps, a few light abrasions. Former owner's book plate on the front pastedown, light edge toning. 
Price: 33.20 USD
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13 Riley, James Whitcomb Afterwhiles
Indianapolis, IN. The Bowen-Merrill Company 1899 Hard Cover, Cloth Fair +  No Jacket Ex-Library 12mo - over 6" - 7" Tall 
Red cloth, with gilt titles, and top edge gilt. Hinges cracked. White Dewey numbers on the spine. Bare spot and paper remnant on the front pastedown. Several stamps from Trinity Presbytarian Church throughout. Corners fraying with board slightly exposed. Fraying and wear at the top and and bottom of spine. Light damp stains bubbling of the cloth; light soil. Nice portrait frontispiece; quality portrait. He looks much different than I imagined.  
Price: 5.65 USD
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14 Guedalla, Roger (editor) America, a Prophecy Stony Brook 3/4 1969
Stony Brook, N. Y. Stony Brook Poetics Foundation 1969 Trade Paperback Fair + Journal 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 391 Pages 
Spine is sunned to white and no longer legible, except the date 1969. Bottom spine end has been bumped, and is is scotch taped. Edges are moderately foxed and the covers have very light foxing. First 16 pages are a reproduction of William Blakes publication of the same title. Cover and spine creases and tends to open to one spot. 
Price: 15.68 USD
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15 Stevenson, Burton American History in Verse
Greenville, South Carolina, U.S.A. Bob Jones Univ Pr 1975 0890840245 / 9780890840245 Reprint Trade Paperback Good  8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Cover and spine creases, some wear at the corners.  
Price: 7.55 USD
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16 Mansfield, Margery (Editor) American Women Poets 1937
New York, N. Y. Henry Harrison 1937 Hard Cover Fair  No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Some edge and corner fraying. Some spots and stains. Close to 1500 poems by women authors. Ffep signed by Jean Webster Dunham. Endpapers foxed. One corner bumped, small tear at bottom of spine. Gilt titles and decorations.  
Price: 11.35 USD
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17 Angelou, Maya And Still I Rise
New York, N. Y. Random House Inc 1978 0394502523 / 9780394502526 Stated 1st Edition Hard Cover Very Good Fair+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 54 Pages. 
Stated first, 2-10 number line. Dj dated 10/78, has a 1/2 inch tear at the top of spine. Price clipped. Several small edge tears and edge wear. Spine sunned. Rubs, creases and light scratches. Book has very light wear at the spine ends. 
Price: 7.55 USD
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18 Eminem Angry Blonde: The Official Book
New York, New York, U.S.A. Regan Books 2002 0060934514 / 9780060934514 1st Paperback Trade Paperback Fair +  8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Light cover and page creases, medium wear at the corners.  
Price: 4.70 USD
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19 Starkie, Enid Arthur Rimbaud
Norfolk, Conn. New Directions 1961 Hard Cover Good  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Very light soil to white boards. Medium wear at the corners and light edge wear. Mild glue bleed around the back pastedown.  
Price: 5.65 USD
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20 Service, Robert W. Ballads of a Cheechako
Toronto, Ontario, Canada William Briggs 1909 Hardcover Fair No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" Tall, 137 Pages 
Rear interior hinge is cracked. Binding has been mended and is fairly tight. Some chequeing on the textblock edges. Light wear to the extremities. Top of spine lightly bumped. Modest rubs and cover blemishes. Former owner's name in ink on the first page. Appears to be missing it's ffep. 
Price: 4.70 USD
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