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Aposiopeses

by WILLIAMS, JONATHAN

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1988
Condition
Near fine in original decorative paper.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$75.00

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Minneapolis: Granary Books, 1988. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near fine in original decorative paper.. Tall octavo. 6.5 x 10.75 in. Unpaginated. Limited issue, numbered 39 of 100 wrappered copies (165 in total) and signed by Jonathan Williams on colophon.
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Promises; Poems, 1954-1956

by WARREN, ROBERT PENN

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1957
Condition
A lovely 1957 Christmas ownership inscription on front free endpaper, otherwise near fine in original dark blue cloth, some fadi
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$150.00

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New York: Random House, 1957. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. A lovely 1957 Christmas ownership inscription on front free endpaper, otherwise near fine in original dark blue cloth, some fading to spine. Lacking dust jacket.. Octavo. 7 x 9 in. 84 + [2] pp. Pulitzer Prize winner, National Book Award winner. Inscribed by Robert Penn Warren on title… Read more
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Turtle, Swan: Poems

by DOTY, MARK

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1987
Condition
Fine in cream cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780879236977
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$150.00

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Boston: David R. Godine, 1987. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in cream cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Thin octavo. 5.75 x 8.5 in. 74 pp. Mark Doty's first solely authored book, signed by Doty on title page. Hardcover issue is uncommon.
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Signed Photograph

by GINSBERG, ALLEN

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Condition
Fine glossy photo.
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$200.00

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Fine glossy photo.. 8 x 10 in. Black-and-white, signed in black marker by Ginsberg.
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Wreck of Titanic: A Poem

by GREELEY, HORACE

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1913
Condition
Near fine in original smooth limp morocco showing mild wear to the spinal extremities.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$1,500.00

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Brooklyn: Donald Sinclair, 1913. First Edition, First Printing. Near fine in original smooth limp morocco showing mild wear to the spinal extremities.. Duodecimo. 51 pp. Frontispiece illustration by the author. The contemporary inscription on the front free endpaper reads: "George Q. Clifford lost April 15, 1912 from Mollie A. Clifford March 28, 1913." George Clifford was a passenger… Read more
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$1,500.00
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At Dusk Iridescent: A Gathering of Poems, 1972-1997

by MEYER, THOMAS

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1999
Condition
Softcover. Fine in original wine red wrappers and fine pictorial dust jacket.
Edition
First Trade Edition
ISBN
9780912330815
Item Price
$40.00

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Winston-Salem, NC: The Jargon Society, 1999. First Trade Edition. Paperback. Softcover. Fine in original wine red wrappers and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Narrow quarto. 257 pages. With one black-and-white reproduction of a photograph (frontispiece). Signed by Meyer on the title page. Published as Jargon 102.
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Monolithos: Poems, 1962 and 1982

by GILBERT, JACK

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1982
Condition
Fine in original black cloth, lettered in blind on upper cover and gilt on spine, with aqua top-stain and fine pictorial dust ja
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780394523866
Item Price
$400.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original black cloth, lettered in blind on upper cover and gilt on spine, with aqua top-stain and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Small octavo. 5.75 x 8.5 in. 93 pp. Signed by Gilbert on the front free endpaper.
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$400.00
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Kintsugi

by MEYER, THOMAS

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
2011
Condition
Fine in original pictorial wrappers.
Edition
First Trade Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780981952093
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$30.00

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Flood Editions, 2011. First Trade Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Thin 12mo. 5.5 x 7.5 in. xii; 66 pp. Evocative cover photograph by Reuben Cox of Jonathan Williams at home at Skywinding Farm in Scaly Mountain, North Carolina. As new in original pictorial wrappers. A lovely book! Specially signed by Meyer and scarce, thus.… Read more
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Love: A Diptych

by GILBERT, JACK and LINDA GREGG

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1994
Condition
One of 30 hors commerce copies (from a total of 180). Fine in Ichimatsu Blue handmade paper wrappers. The text consists of two p
Edition
First edition
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$250.00

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Asheville: The Captain's Bookshelf, 1994. First edition. One of 30 hors commerce copies (from a total of 180). Fine in Ichimatsu Blue handmade paper wrappers. The text consists of two previously published poems, one each by Gilbert and Gregg. Signed by Gilbert, Gregg, and the artist, Janice La Motta, who did the frontispiece..
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$250.00
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October Crossing

by MORGAN, ROBERT

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
2009
Condition
Fine in original blue cloth in a fine slipcase with a photographic onlay by Dobree Adams on the upper cover.
Edition
First Limited Edition
ISBN
9780980211719
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$75.00

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Frankfort, KY and Asheville, NC: Broadstone Books and The Captain's Bookshelf, 2009. First Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original blue cloth in a fine slipcase with a photographic onlay by Dobree Adams on the upper cover.. Octavo. 5.75 x 9 in. 39 pages. One of 30 hardcover copies. Signed by Morgan.
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Jubilant Thicket: New and Selected Poems

by WILLIAMS, JONATHAN

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
2005
Condition
Fine in original pictorial wrappers.
Edition
First Trade Edition
ISBN
9781556592027
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$30.00

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Port Townsend, Washington: Copper Canyon Press, 2005. First Trade Edition. Paperback. Fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Octavo. x, 304 pp. Withblack & white photographic frontispiece portrait of Jonathan Williams. Signed by Jonathan Williams on title page.
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Open Wide: Polaroid Photographs; The Derby Photography Festival, 1992

by WILLIAMS, JONATHAN

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1992
Condition
Nearly-fine.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$75.00

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Artlocate Derby, 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Nearly-fine.. Tall thin quarto. One of 30 numbered copies. Seven single sheets laid into a printed folder with a photograph of Williams in his Lee County Lizard Patrol hat snapping a picture on the front cover. Signed by Jonathan Williams on title page.
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Love: A Diptych

by GILBERT, JACK and LINDA GREGG

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1994
Condition
One of 150 numbered copies. Fine in Phthalo Blue Simpson Filare wrappers. Signed by Gilbert, Gregg and La Motta.
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$125.00

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Asheville: The Captain's Bookshelf, 1994. First edition. One of 150 numbered copies. Fine in Phthalo Blue Simpson Filare wrappers. Signed by Gilbert, Gregg and La Motta.. With a tipped-in color frontispiece by Janice La Motta.
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$125.00