A Year's Harvest  Jane Stuart  Landmark House  Paperback  Good  $15.00
 1957. With Drawings by Kate Lord. 20 page pamphlet - some sun fading on cover.
   Animals  Richard Grossman  Graywolf Press  Paperback  Mint  $7.90
 1990. Poems from 200 different animals and 300 dialogues between the animals as a flock and the shepherd who tends them. Brown cover with black illustration of a wolf on the front, gold text on front & spine with white text listing all of the animals included on the back cover. Mint condition.
   Beauty and the Beast  Charles Lamb  Rodale  Hardcover  Good  $12.00
 1955. Ex-library with the usual stamps, marks, pocket etc. 44 pages. Color illustrations. DJ is some thin material like onion skin -worn & torn.
   Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsw..  Henry Wadsworth Longfellow  Houghton Mifflin and Co  Hardcover  Fair  $30.00
 1902. The Riverside Press, Cambridge, in association with Houghton Mifflin, Boston and New York. Green cloth with gold embossed lettering on front and spine. 879 pages. A hefty book, still in condition condition, very square. Worn all edges and especially at corners and upper/lower spine.
   Drawing Water  F Bjornson Stock  Bull Thistle Press  Paperback  Mint  $12.00
 1st edition of this slender chapbook of nature poetry. Only 229 copies were made in 1992 set by Greg Joly out of Jamacia Vermont. A worthy collection of verse.
   Each Leaf  Sarah & David Mook  Freewheeling Press  Paperback  New  $11.95
 1999. Autographed by David Mook. "Sarah Gail Mook was a student in the third grade when she died suddenly on December 14, 1995. She had started writing poems in kindergarten. Reading Sarah's poems over and over during the months following her death inspired her father, David, to begin writing poetry. For David, 'poetry is a gift from Sarah, a blessing.' 'Each Leaf' is a celebration of Sarah's life, her gifts, and also embodies a journey through grief into healing and spiritual growth."
   Each Leaf  Sarah & David Mook  Freewheeling Press  Hardcover  New  $20.00
 1999. Autographed by David Mook. "Sarah Gail Mook was a student in the third grade when she died suddenly on December 14, 1995. She had started writing poems in kindergarten. Reading Sarah's poems over and over during the months following her death inspired her father, David, to begin writing poetry. For David, 'poetry is a gift from Sarah, a blessing.' 'Each Leaf' is a celebration of Sarah's life, her gifts, and also embodies a journey through grief into healing and spiritual growth."
   Earth Hunger  George Henry Coffin  Driftwind Press  Paperback  Good  $20.00
 1931 Inscribed by author. Cover is somewhat worn, discolored and creased.
   Every Day in the Year  James & Mary (ed) Ford  Dodd Mead  Hardcover  Good  $25.00
 1902. "A Poetical Epitome of the World's History." Edited by James L. Ford and Mary K. Ford. First Edition. 443 pages, indexed by First Lines, Authors & Titles. There is a bookplate inside the front cover and an owner name in pen below but pages appear clean. Mauroon cover with raised gilt illustration on front. Cover is worn but gilt text is visible.
   Expressions of Sea Level  A.R. Ammons  Ohio State Univ Press  Hardcover  Good  $48.00
 1963. Scarce. Ex-library with the usual stamps, marks etc. Page edges are spotted. A little staining and fading on DJ - in protective cover.
   Forest Home  Elizabeth Massie Rourke  Golden Quill Press  Hardcover  Good  $9.00
 1980. Inscribed by author. 64 pages. Writing in front that looks like someone tried to use white out over it. DJ has a little wear and small amount of soil.
   From Boring Dinosaur to Passionate Compu  Livingston Welch  Crambruck Press  Paperback  Near Fine  $27.00
 1968. Only 500 copies - this is #387. Signed by author. 24 pages. Appears to be in like new conditon.
   Great American Poetry Show  Larry ed. Ziman  Muse Media  Hardcover  Very Good  $25.00
 2004. First Edition. Volume One. Crisp and clean. Normal wear on cover.
   Greenhouse in the Garden  Charles Edward Eaton  Twayne  Hardcover  Very Good  $23.50
 1955. Deep green cloth with navy lettering on front and spine. Very nice condition with little wear. Dust jacket is less good, being faded to dull yellow, brownish on spine and with more edgewear. Nice in protective cover though. Inside is stamped by a used book store in Hartford, CT. All else is good and clean on this book of poetic verse. Many poems devoted to flowers - lilacs, lilies, etc.
   Harp of the North  Arthur Wentworth Hewitt  Colonial Press  Hardcover  Good  $75.00
 1917. Second edition.(only 1000 copies) Inscribed by the author. Rough cut pages are somewhat yellowed, there are a few water stains. Green cover with gilt lettering is a little worn but still sturdy.
   Human Touch & Other Poems  Spencer Michael Free  Intl. Journal of Surgery Co.  Hardcover  Good  $36.50
 1925. Printed at the Free Press Printing Co. Burlington Vt. 79 pages. Ex-library.
   Illustrated Family Burns  Robert Burns  P.F. Collier  Hardcover  Fair  $30.00
 Circa 1890's. Ilustrated Family Burns with an Original Memoir. 464 pages not including correspondence etc. Includes poetry and songs. One page is out but rest are OK - a few are torn. Quite a bit of wear on cover - some of the gilt inlay still there.
   In the Next Galaxy  Ruth Stone  Copper Canyon  Hardcover  New  $12.00
 2003 National Book Award Winner for Poetry, "In the Next Galaxy" is a beautiful book of poems. Nicely packaged with deep maroon cloth over boards and a relaxing still life by Olva Autonova that graces the cover. The poems themselves are insightful and wise; at times eloquent and bold, at other times vulnerable and close. I like Stone's work. I like that she lives only a few miles away in an old house in a tiny hamlet of eccentrics. Mother of writers, a seer and a thinker. Original price is $20.
   Juniper Fuse  Clayton Eshleman  Wesleyan University Press  Hardcover  New  $35.00
 2003. Signed. Black & white & color illustrations. "Upper Paleolithic Imagination & the Construction of the Underworld.: "This book envisions and examines the origins and developments of imagination recorded in cave wall imagery during the last European Ice Age, roughly between 40,000 to 10,000 years ago. It looks at theories why such imagerysparked when and where it did." Also includes poetry inspired by the artwork. Fascinating!
   Last Benedetta Poems  Gerard Malanga  Black Sparrow Press  Paperback  Good  $16.00
 1969. Limited printing of 600. Pages are clean and crisp. Cover is a little worn, has some yellowing and ragged edges.
   Let Me Remember  Bettie Cassie Liddell  Self  Paperback  Good  $28.00
 1975. Signed by author. Lovely linen-like pages. 63 pages. Clean and bright. Small nick in front cover.
   Lost Valley  Helen Axtell  Metropolitan Books  Hardcover  Very Good  $12.50
 1939. Inscribed to "Uncle Jack, with much love", Helen Axtell, 1939. Tan cloth with copper lettering on front and spine. Nice condition, sturdy and clean. No dust jacket. Simple, country poems. 126 poems with index.
   Man Holding an Acoustic Panel  David Shapiro  E.P. Dutton & Co.  Paperback  Good  $23.00
 1971. Stated First Edition. Inscribed by Author "For Peter Frank - Oct 71 New York (someone has inserted their own message "For Carol instead of "and later "love" above David's name). Cover has some soil and wear.
   March Morning  Patricia Hand  Borgaprent  Paperback  Very Good  $45.00
 1980. March Morning and Other Poems about Iceland. Extremely scarce. In quite nice shape except for a price sticker mark on back cover. Simple illustrations
   Maritime Poems of World War II  Elmer Bryant Fulton  Carlton Press  Hardcover  Very Good  $20.00
 1981. Scarce and unusual. 48 pages. Book is clean and crisp. DJ has a small tear on front, a little soil.
   Mountain Harvest  Dorothy Gilchrist Benton  Windy Row Press  Hardcover  Very Good  $10.00
 1973. 68 pages. Author lived in St. Albans, VT. Very tight and crisp. DJ has some soil but it's not very worn.
   Mountain Muse  Bernie Waugh  Self  Paperback  Good  $12.00
 1977. Ballad Fantasies on Northern New England. Written, Lettered & Illustrated by Bernie Waugh. 60 page pamphlet - staplebound. Staples are a little rusty - otherwise in nice shape.
   Neghborly Poems  James Whitcomb Riley  Bowen-Merrrill Co.  Hardcover  Fair  $23.00
 1899. No the title is not spelled wrong - at least not for that time period. Poetry celebrating rural life. Brown cover with a mauroon top, gold text. X-Library copy with label. Chipping on edges & spine. Starting to tear at bottom of spine. Some pages are yellowed on the entire page but most are only discolored on the edges. A few pages have had the top corners turned down.
   Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats  T.S. Eliot  Harcourt Brace & World Inc.  Hardcover  Fair  $100.00
 1939. Cover has soil and some bubbling. Owner name in pen inside. A few pages are creased. Some spotting. Bright orange DJ has a little soil and a few small tears - now in protective cover.
   Our Several Houses  James Hayford  Self  Paperback  Very Good  $62.00
 1966.3rd printing self published by author James Hayford - Vermont poet of note. Title poem "Our several houses sit so still And separate in snow As if in hopes to take no chill By dimly huddles so .. Pages free of marks, some small gouges on front
   Personal Terrain  James Hayford  Self  Paperback  Very Good  $20.00
 1968. Self published by Vermont poet James Hayford. 65 pages of verse. Staplebound. Owner label in front. A little soil on the cover.
   Petroglyphs  Barney Bush  Greenfield Review Press  Paperback  Good  $15.00
 1982. Poetry. Inscription from author inside. Illustrated by Meenjit Tatsii. Some soil and scratches on cover.
   Plowman's Earth  William Mundell  Stephen Greene Press  Paperback  Good  $16.00
 1973. Signed by author " For Kit Coddington a good friend in Poetry." Vermont poet. Cover has some stains and soil. Inside pages are clean.
   Prefatory Lyrics  Lyle Glazier  Coffee House Press  Paperback  Mint  $15.00
 This is a lovely chapbook published in 1991 of six poems by Lyle Glazier. All are poems reflective of rural life. The book is numbered (being one of only 300 copies) and signed by both the author and Susan Nees who did the beautiful cover illustration. The cover is brown textured paper with rough edges and the pages are of a thick ecru stock. String-bound.
   Psychotropic Incident   Tom Cat  Tom Cat  Paperback  New  $6.00
 Pamphlet of Poetry. "Just a few thoughts on life The universe and Everything Use with Caution And perhaps a grain of salt Peace Love and Jell-O" writes the author in the front.
   Public and Parlor Readings  Lewis (ed) Monroe  Lee and Shepard  Hardcover  Good  $39.00
 1880. Public and ParlorReadings: Prose and Poetry for the use of Reading Clubs and for Public and Social Entertainment. Humorous. Cover starting to separate some. A little spotting, a few marks.
   Quarry  Richard Eberhart  Oxford University Press  Hardcover  Very Good  $8.00
 1964. A very nice copy of poetry by this accomplished American poet. 114 pages. Crisp and clean. DJ has some edgewear and chipping on back.
   Rainbow Gold  Sara (ed.) Teasdale  Macmillan  Hardcover  Good  $18.50
 1933. Beautifully decorated endpapers and one exquisite color illustration - the rest black and white by Dugald Walker. Owner inscription and stamp in front. Some fading on spine - no DJ.
   Ripples  Violet Willard    Paperback  Good  $16.50
 1989. Possibly self published. Staplebound with rich linen-like pages. Signed by author. Pen mark on cover and some creases. Inside pages are spotted.
   Selected Essays and Reviews  Hayden Carruth  Copper Canyon Press  Paperback  Pub Overstock  $9.50
 1996. Stated first edition. 363 pages. Publisher overstock in mint, new condition. Recently posted to the Vermont Poet Laureate, Carruth is important to Vermont and to the world of poetry. Very nice volume for 50% off the suggested retail price.
   Selections from Contemporary Portugese P  Jean Longland  Harvey House  Hardcover  Good  $24.00
 1966. Selections from Contemporary Portugese Poetry. Illustrated by Anne Marie Jauss. Bilingual. Ex-library. Cover is worn and torn.
   Selections from Johnstone's Poems  E. F. Johnstone  Johnstone Press  Paperback  Fair  $18.00
 1915. The Johnstone Press, Brandon, Vermont. A phamplet of 13 poems, one signature loose, corners pressed, papers are a bit fragile. But attractive and clever. Scarce.
   Shropshire Lad  A.E. Housman  Henry Holt  Hardcover  Good  $20.00
 1946. Owner inscription in front. Pages unmarked. Discoloration and wear on edges. DJ has quite a bit of wear and browning.
   Spirits Need to Eat  Francette Cerulli  Nine Patch Press  Paperback  Very Good  $20.00
 1999. 81 pages of poetry. Author lives in Worcester Vermont.
   Star in the Shed Window  James Hayford  New England Press  Hardcover  Near Fine  $30.00
 1989. Light satin grey clothbound book with copper gilt lettering along spine. Near fine condition with very little edgewear. Dust jacket is also very good with extremely minor edgewear and some distinct, even fading along the spine. Now in protective cover. Inside, pages are clean and perfect with no interior marks. Binding is strong and good. Collectible edition of a Vermont poet's extraordinary and lyrical work.
   Stereopticon  Pamela Harrison  David Robert Books  Paperback  New  $16.00
 2004. Signed. Vermont author. I just read a few of these poems and they touched me deeply. "Stereopticon is Pamela Harrison's first full-length collection. The cool elegance of her poems does not signify a detachment from their subjects but instead a cold, probing eye into their deep interiors. As with the stereopticon of her book's title, no dimension of her poetic subjects escapes Harrison's intent gaze." Coming to our Rochester store for a signing April 21st 2005.
   Stride of Time  Richmond Lattimore  University of Michigan  Hardcover  Very Good  $9.50
 1966. First Edition. A collection of poems by the noted translator of The Iliad and many other classics. Also contains translations of poems by Euripides, Cavafy & Nerval. Near fine oatmeal cloth in a price clipped DJ with some soil. 83 pages.
   Vases of Verses  J. Howard (ed.) Flower  Solitarian Press  Paperback  Fair  $36.00
 1931. "An Anthology of Vermont Sonnets." Gathered and published by J. Howard Flower and Walter John Coates. They believed it to be the first collection of Vermont sonnets ever issued. Stapled slim volume with pink pages and cover. Delicate but still intact. 76 pages. Front cover has a stain.
   Vermont Anthology Truck 12  David Wilk  David Wilk  Hardcover  Very Good  $15.00
 1974. Truck Magazine, Vermont Anthology, Number 12. A quirky, privately printed anthology from the mid-seventies, with such contributers as Hayden Carruth, Leanne Ponder, Nicolas Delbanco, Geof Hewitt, David Budbill - all well known in the Vermont literary community. Some photos, verse, poetry. Book is in good condition, sturdy and square, somewhat dirty and with a few small splotches on back cover, Inside pages are clean from any previous owner names and the likes.


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