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New Castle, DE & London: Oak Knoll Press & The British Library, in association with Five Roses Press, 2004.

Quartos. xxxvii, 482; xliii-lviii, [483], 484-1051pp. Nearly five hundred illustrations from woodcuts, engravings and photographs, and with "the most comprehensive annotated bibliography on the subject ever printed". Black cloth over boards, gilt backstrips. Fine in dust jackets. Signed by the author on the half-title of volume one. // "encyclopedic in... more

Price: $75.00

Hitchin, Hertfordshire/ Hamilt: Dodman/ West Meadow, 1986.

Limited edition, one of one hundred numbered copies. Printed gray/blue wrappers, sewn. A Near Fine copy., inscribed on the title-page. // Includes poems by John Cotton, John Lucas, George Szirtes, John Gohorry, John Mole, Jeff Cloves and Roger Burford Mason. ... more

Price: $40.00

Santa Barbara, CA: Unicorn Press, 1968.

Second Edition. Oblong 16mo. [12]pp. Brown paper wrappers printed in black and white on the front cover; a Fine copy, as New. Typography by Alan Brilliant and Don Sawyer; printed by Noel Young from hand-set Perpetua. Calligraphy by Vo Dinh; cover by Janeen Vanden Berg. One of approximately two thousand... more

Price: $25.00

New York: Kunst Editions, 2009.

Limited Edition, printed letterpress in colors, at Ram studios. Tall thin small quarto. One of 99 numbered copies of which eighty-three were bound dos-a-dos into printed stiff wrappers; the endsheets reproduce original etchings by the poets; signed by both authors. | The first printing for each of the two poems,... more

Price: $275.00

Stockholm, WI: Flaming Cat Press, 2006.

Limited Edition, one of eighty copies. Softbound. 12mo. [12]pp. Illustrated with four tipped-in recipe card reproductions, and with a wood engraving on the front wrap-around cover by Gaylord Schanilec. Two hand-sewn white paper signatures with a gray wrap- around cover. Walbaum type set by Anicka Schanilec. A Fine copy. ... more

Price: $35.00

New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 2000.

First Edition, First Printing. Octavo. 216pp. Illustrated. Blue cloth. Fine in Fine dust jacket. ... more

Price: $15.00

Buffalo, NY: The Gallery Upstairs Press, 1967.

Limited Edition, One of 1000 copies. Square octavo. White wraps with blue paper dust jacket with printed title label, sewn. Near Fine. ... more

Price: $25.00

Other Publications, 1972.

Limited Edition. Oblong octavo. Stapled brown wraps. Mimeographed. Near Fine. Essay on the craft of poetry written for a class taught by Robert Creeley. One of 100 copies. ... more

Price: $100.00

London: Hurst & Blackett,

n.d. [ca. late 1920's to 1930's]. Reprint. 22nd Thousand. Octavo. 287pp. Red cloth. Near Fine, some foxing to page ends, in Near Fine dust jacket; light rubbing and wear to spine ends. Volume in the 3/6 series. ... more

Price: $25.00

New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 2004.

First Edition, First Printing. Quarto. xxiv, 266pp. Bibliography, appendices, index. With more than one hundred sixty illustrations, including thirty-six color plates. Brown cloth over boards. A Fine copy in dust jacket. // "The Vale Press is the story of typographer, publisher and wood engraver Charles Ricketts (1866-1931) and his famous... more

Price: $50.00

Sacramento, CA: bcc press, 2006.

Limited Edition, one of one hundred fifty numbered copies. Octavo. [28]pp. Side stapled Illustrated gray paper wraps. As New. ... more

Price: $15.00

New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press and The British Library, 2000.

Hardcover. Quarto. 213pp. Index. Illustrated throughout with forty-one black & white reproductions, including frontispiece. Maroon cloth over boards with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Fine in a Fine dust jacket ... more

Price: $25.00

Cambridge: D.S. Brewer - Rowman & Littlefield, (1981).

Quarto. xxvi + 275pp. including an extensive index. Fine in a Near Fine price-clipped dust jacket ... more

Price: $100.00

Cambridge: D.S. Brewer - Rowman & Littlefield, (1980).

Quarto. xxiii + 356pp. including index. Illustrated with a section of [8]pp. reproducing a portion of Pepys' 1700 Print catalogue. With an Introduction by P.H. Hulton. Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket ... more

Price: $100.00

Cambridge: D.S. Brewer LTD - Rowman & Littlefield, (1978).

Quarto. 201pp. with an appendix on Incunabula by J.C.T. Oates. Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket ... more

Price: $100.00

Portland, Oregon: Nazraeli Press, 2013.

Limited Edition, one of five hundred numbered copies. 12mo. 16pp. Illustrated with eleven reproductions, and one original photograph (signed on the verso.) Red paper-covered boards, lettered in white. A Fine copy, as New. Number 84 in the publisher's popular 'One Picture Book' series. // "The photographs in Jim Goldberg's contribution... more

Price: $60.00

Portland, Oregon: Nazraeli Press, 2013.

Limited Edition, one of five hundred numbered copies. 12mo. 16pp. Illustrated with seven reproductions, and one original photograph (signed on the verso.) Pale green paper-covered boards, lettered in white. A Fine copy, as New. Number 81 in the publisher's popular 'One Picture Book' series. // ""Supermarket" by artist John Divola... more

Price: $90.00

Seattle: Skookumchuck Press/ Jones & Jones, Ltd, 2013.

Limited Edition, one of three hundred numbered copies. Quarto. 78pp. Illustrations from small color photographs. Illustrated wrappers, a Fine copy, as New. // The second volume of poems of a series, celebrating the distinct nature of these Okanogan places and giving a voice to these scenic landscapes through the eyes... more

Price: $20.00

Charlottesville:: Bibliographical Society/UVA,, 1968..

First Printing Fine in pictorial wrappers. 16mo, 52, Bibliography, index of titles, first lines, chronology. Plenty of biographical information. Scarce ephemeral Roethke item. Not the earliest bibliog raphical checklist of his works (see Ralph Mills, Karl Malkoff), but a very good early contribution, preceding McLeod by 5 years. ... more

Price: $25.00

First Printing, limited to 500 copies. Octavo. 24pp. Bibliography. Illustrations. Printed on a Heidelberg cylinder press at Peter Koch, Printers, for the Codex Foundation in Quadraat, a typeface 'well-suited for editions published in haste.' Number 5 in the CODE (X) + 1 monographic series of 'feiulletons', deliberations, and provocations.... Printed... more

Price: $25.00

Seattle: Wessel & Lieberman Booksellers, 2006.

Broadside. 14.5 x 20.5". Single letterpress printed sheet, printed by Stern & Faye. Illustrated engraving by Makah artist Greg Colfax. One of 125 signed and numbered copies printed, signed by author and illustrator. As new. // This is the first appearance of both the poem and the illustration. ... more

Price: $35.00

Toronto, ON: ECW Press, ND.

Softbound. Octavo. 58pp including bibliography and sources. Illustrated pink paper wrappers. Very Good+ with sunning to spine and edges ... more

Price: $10.00

(New York): Mark Batty Publisher, 2006.

First Printing. Small octavo. 126pp. Index. Illustrations throughout in color and black & white. Original pictorial glossy wrappers; Fine. ... more

Price: $16.95

West Newbury, MA: Frontier Press, 1972.

Softbound, Quarto. [38pp]. Stiff stapled paper wraps. Near Fine with a touch of wear to spine and edges. Prologue to the great Book IIII Kornerstone ... more

Price: $15.00

Port Townsend, WA: Copperhead, 1976.

Limited Edition, one of three hundred copies sewn into printed covers. Octavo. [18]pp. Illustrated with seven line drawings by Darrel Martin. Letterpressed on Tweedweave Ivory text & Kilmory Moss cover in 12 & 18pt Baskerville types; a Fine copy. // A collection of poetry on fly fishing by Ezra Pound,... more

Price: $30.00

Zurich und Stuttgart: Rascher Verlag, 1958.

Octavo. 122pp. plus [2]pp. ads at the back. Illustrated throughout with eight black & white plates. Light green printed wraps. Some tanning along the edges of the covers, else Very Good+ ... more

Price: $20.00

Pocatello, Idaho: Iota, ISU, ND.

Octavo. 60pp. Stapled black & white pictorial paper wraps. Some tanning and light wear to edges of wraps, else in Very Good+ condition ... more

Price: $15.00

Detroit: Henry Ford, 1916.

First Edition 8vo, 76 pp. Very good, stapled illustrated wraps. Faint previous owner name on front cover. introductory letter by Thomas A. Edison and an introduction by Henry Ford. Henry Ford's diatri be against smoking. ... more

Price: $45.00

Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin & Company, 1905.

First of this edition. Small quarto. Unpaginated. Original decorated green cloth, mounted illustration on the front cover; illustrated endsheets. Binding is a little loose, otherwise a very nice copy of this new, illustrated edition; about Very Good+ ... more

Price: $35.00

Seattle: Self-published, 1906.

First Edition. Octavo. 80pp. Illustrated with three plates in black & white. Printed by Lowman & Hanford, Seattle. Bound in red cloth with gilt-stamped titles on front panel; patterned endpapers. Spine head bumped and frayed, two ownership inscriptions opposite the title page, and pencil notes throughout. Very Good. Inscribed by... more

Price: $250.00

New York: Avon, 1982.

First Avon Printing, July, 1982. Small ocatvo. 223pp. Pictorial wraps, edgeworn, Very Good. This copy with a presentation inscription in ink on the title-page, "For -- --/ Boogie/ Boogie/ Boogie/ AND love, / Dick Hugo" ... more

Price: $50.00

Portland, Oregon: E.S. Glover, 1879.

Single sheet, 15-3/4 x 29-1/2" (image size). Stone lithograph, printed in black and shades of gray. A Very Good copy of this image, with scattered closed tears and small defects which have been professionally repaired & restored. Some light staining to margins. // Printed by A.L. Bancroft & Co., Lithographers,... more

Price: $3,850.00

Japan: Boyd/Izakura, 2000.

First Edition Fine in dust jacket. 4to, 328, Text in Japanese. ... more

Price: $150.00

New York: The Viking Press, 1946.

First Edition. Octavo. x, 390pp. Brick red cloth over boards stamped in gilt; a Very Good+ copy with just minor wear; the dust jacket is rather rough, missing a large piece from the bottom of the spine and a small section of the front panel, with some additional edge wear... more

Price: $150.00

New York: Horace Liveright Inc., 1930.

First Edition. Octavo. 356pp. Black cloth over boards stamped in silver & gilt; a bright copy, though the hinges cracked; about Very Good+. In a dust jacket that is missing the lower third of the spine, some other nicks to the edges and folds, with some slight loss of text... more

Price: $100.00

Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2006.

First Edition, First Printing. Octavo. 201 pp. Black pictorial wraps. New. ... more

Price: $8.00

San Francisco, CA:: Ken Miller,, 1993..

4.25" x 6" closed. Accordian fold. Opens to 4 panels, with one being the image that would appear on the front cover of his 1995 monograph "Open All Night. " With the original mailing envelope and a ANS from Miller laid in. Fine ... more

Price: $35.00

Florence, Italy: Centro Di, 1974.

First Edition. Quarto. Black paper portfolio with single sheet folded with title page and introductory text and 17 individual leaves laid in, each with photo of artist on recto and text on verso. Photographs are by John Baldessari, Nino Longobardi and Gianni Melotti. Near Fine in Very Good portfolio with... more

Price: $40.00

Single-sheet, approximately 10-1/2 x 8-1/8". A Full-sheet, very clean and bright, of 1939 Christmas Seals to raise awareness of tuberculosis. Designed by Rockwell Kent, the image is of a female angel in red and white, on a purple-blue background. In Fine condition ... more

Price: $150.00

New Haven, CT: Yale Center for British Art, 1999.

Softcover. Square octavo. 81pp. including index. Illustrated throughout with 44 black and white reproductions. Illustrated wraps. Touch of dust soiling to the covers, else Near Fine ... more

Price: $25.00

London & New York: Verso Books, 1987.

First Edition, First Printing. Octavo. xi, 479pp. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket, light wear to spine ends, light rubbing to spine. Warmly inscribed by the author. ... more

Price: $20.00

New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, (1969).

Softbound. Square octavo. 72pp including chronology and bibliography. Illustrated throughout with black & white and color photo reproductions. Stiff illustrated wraps. Very Good with rubbing to spine and front panel. Exhibition catalog from Frankenthaler's show at the Whitney ... more

Price: $20.00

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1909.

8vo. xiii, 616pp. index. t.e.g., frontis. Maroon cloth. Very Good+, stain to rear board, light fade to spine. Compilation of this noted Amherst College philosophy professor. ... more

Price: $20.00

Easthampton, Massachusetts: Warwick Press, 2000.

Softcover. Octavo. 78pp. Color printed wraps. In Fine conditon. One of 450 copies of the standard edition ... more

Price: $20.00

New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1891.

Hardback. Octavo. xv, 550pp. index. Rust cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Very Good+, previous owner neat name, light soiling to boards, minor wear to spine ends. ... more

Price: $20.00

Verona: 1975.

Limited Edition, one of one hundred fifty copies. Small quarto. A single-signature of three sheets, folded, sewn into a printed cover; the title-page with an original embossed illustration (likely by Arnoldo Pomodoro) beneath the title, printed in black; a Fine copy. // "Questa edizione privata di centocinquanta esemplari di Sette... more

Price: $600.00

Port Townsend, WA: Graywolf Press, 1981.

Octavo. 68pp. Illustrated wrappers, rubbed; a Very Good copy. Inscribed on the title-page by the uathor. ... more

Price: $25.00

Ostfildern-Ruit: Hatje Cantz Publishers, 2006.

Quarto. 96pp. Blue illustrated boards. As New. Illustrated bibliography of this noted book artist ... more

Price: $35.00


Bound in black leather with the artists signature in gilt on the front board. Over 35 black and white sketches done behind the scenes at the Seattle Opera in the early 1980's. The sketches are of actors/actresses, sets and musicians from various productions. Additionally inscribed by the artist and dated... more

Price: $50.00

New York: Public Affairs Committee, 1947.

Softcover. Octavo. 31pp. Stapled green illustrated wraps. Near Fine. Public Affairs Pamphlet No. 128 ... more

Price: $35.00

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