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1 Abicht,Ludo; Claude Owen The Sword, The Pen and the Swastika: An Anthology of Nazi and Rightwing Literature in Germany, 1914-1945
Brock University Press 1981 Paperback Good 
1981 softcover. No marks or writing in book. Fore edge and title page are foxed; Corners starting to curl a bit. 111 pages. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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2 Atkinson, Brooks College in a Yard: Minutes by Thirty-nine Harvard Men
Harvard University Press 1957 Paperback Good 
1957 softcover. 220 pages. No marks or writing in book. Very slight age overall. No defects or damage, but a faint wrinkle to lower corner of front cover. Price: 18.95 USD
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3 Barrett-Browning, Elizabeth; Barbara P. MCcCarthy (Editor) Elizabeth Barrett to Mr. Boyd: Unpublished Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Yale University Press 1955 Hardcover Very Good 
1955 hardcover in dust jacket. Jacket is price-clipped. NO marks or writing in book. Condition: almost like new, amazingly, with a little light edge-wear to jacket and one closed tear which has been archivally repaired. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Barth, John Further Fridays: Essays, Lectures, and Other Nonfiction, 1984 - 1994
Back Bay Books 1996 0316086916 / 9780316086912 New 
Bright, fresh softcover. 392 pages. NO marks or flaws; no signs of wear or handling. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 Beck, Dorothy Northern Lights : Writers from the Upper Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire
Granite Chapbook #1 1972 Paperback Very Good 
Softcover. Slightly age-toned; very slight wear to edges. NO marks or writing in book. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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6 Bishop, Elizabeth An Anthology of Twentieth-Century Brazilian Poetry (Wesleyan Poetry in Translation)
Wesleyan 1997 0819560235 / 9780819560230 Paperback Very Good 
Softcover, like new except spine is slightly age-toned. No marks or writing in book. Nice, square corners. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Field: Contemporary Poetry and Poetics, Number 24 - 1981, Bly, Robert; Sandra McPherson;  Donald Hall; Russell Edson; Marvin Bell;  Gerald Stern;  Linda Pastan; Charles Simic; Charles Wright
7 Bly, Robert; Sandra McPherson; Donald Hall; Russell Edson; Marvin Bell; Gerald Stern; Linda Pastan; Charles Simic; Charles Wright Field: Contemporary Poetry and Poetics, Number 24 - 1981
Oberlin, OH Oberlin College 1981 Paperback Like New 
Softcover literary journal, 1981. 97 pages. Like new, with no marks or flaws. Very clean copy. Contributors include Bly, Edson, Pastan, Simic, Holub, Sandra McPherson, Marvin Bell, Gerald Stern, Giovanni Raboni, more. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Bruce, Dickson D. Jr. Black American Writing from the Nadir: The Evolution of a Literary Tradition 1877 - 1915
LSU Press 1992 0807118060 / 9780807118061 Paperback As New 
Bright, clean softcover in Fine condition with NO marks or flaws; no sign of wear. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Re/Mapping the Occident, Bryan Malessa; John Jason Mitchell
9 Bryan Malessa; John Jason Mitchell Re/Mapping the Occident
University of California 1995 Paperback Very Good 
Stated First Printing. 192 pages. 1995 anthology published in Berkeley, featuring works by contemporary poets and writers. No marks or writing in book. Covers have a trace of rubbing. Otherwise like new.

'The Occident' is the name of the literary journal published by the University of California since 1881. Re/mapping the Occident attempts to create a collision of differing forms and narrative structures by juxtaposing voices not ordinarily found within the same covers, voices often in conflict with one another. What follows are the replies the editors received when they asked writers to respond in any form. The diverse writers included Kathy Acker, Ann Banfield, Omar Castaneda ,Jewell Gomez. Thom Gunn, Yusef Komunyaaka, Gordon Lish, Heather McHugh, Bharati Mukherjee, Gloria Naylor, Ismael Reed, Alberto Rios, Peter Spagnuolo, Gerald Vizenor, John Yau, among others. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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Robert Burns Chronicle 1957 and Club Directory  - Third Series, Volume VI, Burns, Robert
10 Burns, Robert Robert Burns Chronicle 1957 and Club Directory - Third Series, Volume VI
Robert Burns Federation 1957 Paperback Good 
1957 softcover with some handling wear. Xxviii + viii + 188 pages; tables; portraits; 8" x 5"; photos. Contents: "Hugh MacDiarmid," by Alex Macmillan, President of the Burns Federation. Spine ends are worn; cover starting to split at very corner of front cover and spine. The spine has a crease running its length; some of the pages are starting to curl. Rear cover has remnants of a scribble of blue pencil. Includes an essay on Hugh MacDiarmid, poetry by Janet Smith, a photo of the queen visiting the Burns cottage. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Byrne, Stuart J.; L. Sprague de Camp Other Worlds Science Stories, Vol. 5, No. 5 (May, 1953)
Clark Publishing Company 1953 Paperback Very Good 
Nineteen-Fifties pulp publication in Very Good condition. NO wear or tears to edges; no marks or writing in or on booklet. One slight wrinkle to rear cover. Text pages age-toned, as usual. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 C. The Muse In The Bottle: Great Writers on the Joy of Drinking
0806523719 / 9780806523712 Hardcover New 
New hardcover in glossy dust jacket. Has a small mark to bottom edge of book. Otherwise Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 Clark, Amy L.; Berkson, Bill Hymns of St. Bridget and Other Writings
0966943058 / 9780966943054 Collectible; Like New 
Limited Edition (1000 copies printed). Alex Katz cover painting. Rear cover has one creased corner. Otherwise Fine. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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14 Coetzee, J. M.; Lanchester, John; Swift,. Granta 52: Food : The Vital Stuff
0140141138 / 9780140141139 New 
New. Softcover literary journal in bright, glossy covers. NO marks; no flaws. 
Price: 12.95 USD
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15 Coke, Rev. Thomas, Rev. Francis Asbury Reprint: Minutes of Several Conversations between the Rev. Thomas Coke, LL. D., the Rev. Francis Asbury and Others: at a Conference, begun in Baltimore, in the State of Maryland, on Monday, the 27th. of December, in the year 1784 (Hardcover)
Charles Nutter 1870 Hardcover Very Good 
Collection of four "conversations" on forms of spiritual discipline originally published in 1784. Our copy is a faithful reproduction of the 18th century original, done by Charles Nutter in the 1870s. Gathered and bound in purple buckram, with gilt stamping to the spine. No marks or writing in book. One page has tears which have been tape-repaired in the past. Oringinally published in the year 1784, composing a form of discipline for the ministers, preachers and other members of the Methodist Episcopal Church in America. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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16 Cole, John Young On These Walls: Inscriptions and Quotations in the Buildings of the Library of Congress
University of Michigan Library 1995 Paperback Like New 
Bright, clean softcover in glossy binding. NO marks or flaws; covers have a little faint rubbing. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Hungarian Prose and Verse, Cushing, G.F.
17 Cushing, G.F. Hungarian Prose and Verse
Athlone Press 1956 Hardcover Good Good 
1956 hardcover in dust jacket. Prior owner's bookplate inside front cover. Dust jacket has some edgewear and light soil, spots, smudges. 197 pages. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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18 David R. Anderson; Gla. Anthology of Western Reserve Literature
087338461X / 9780873384612 Paperback New 
Brand new. Glossy softcover. No marks. No signs of wear. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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19 Davys, Mary Familiar Letters Betwixt a Gentleman and a Lady (1725) (Augustan Reprint Society)
Augustan Reprint Society 1955 Re-bound Fair 
1955 facsimile of the 1725 edition. Disbound, but has been laid into new stiff cloth-bound binding boards. Has a library stamp to the verso of the title page. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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20 De Vries, Leonard Flowers of Delight : An Agreeable Garland of Prose and Poetry for the Instruction and Amusement of Little Masters and Misses and Their Distinguished Parents
Pantheon Books 1965 Hardcover Very Good 
1965 Pantheon hardcover bound in reinforced pictorial cloth binding. NOT an ex-library copy, but perfect for library or classroom use. Top edge has some faint foxing; otherwise almost like new. 230 pages, illustrated.

"From the Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books. Selected from Books for juvenile Minds 1765-1830. Designed by Eric Ayers. Embellished with some 700 elegant Woodcuts and Engravings on Wood and Copper of which upwards of 125 are neatly colored. Sample of contents: The parlour teacher; Rhymes for the nursery; The history of Giles Gingerbread; The book of games; Peter Piper's practical principles of plain and perfect pronunciation; Dame Truelove's tales; The alphabet of Goody Two Shoes; Scripture histories (creation, Adam & Eve, Noah's ark, tower of Babel, Solomon's temple); The history of little Tom Tucker; Fortune-telling; History of sixteen wonderful old women (of Croydon, of Ealing, of Lynn, of Harrow, of Exetor); Nursery morals; Mother Hubbard and her dog; The juvenile gazetteer (Dutchman, Arabian, Highlander, Canadian Indian; Greek Chinese and others); Familier Fables; A peep into London (Fire-engine, lamplighter, milkmaid, charity children); Little Jack of all trades (Printer, basket-maker, tinman, bookbinder, shoemaker, tallow-chandler, engraver, furrier); The history of Simple Simon; Cautions to walkers in the streets of London; and many other stories and poems. At the end of the book are 12 pages - The Osborn Collection by H.C. Campbell, chief librarian of the Toronto Public Library, The Anthologist's Apology by Leonard de Vries, Notes on the original books, Some writers, illustrators and publishers, Bibliography." 
Price: 35.00 USD

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