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121 (Dickinson, Emily). Hampson, Alfred Leete EMILY DICKINSON, A BIBLIOGRAPHY
Northampton, MA: The Hampshire Bookshop, 1930. 1930. Very good 
Northampton, MA: The Hampshire Bookshop, 1930.. 1930.. Very good. - Octavo, light green wraps printed in black with vignette in black on silver label on front wrap. Lightly soiled & creased. 36 pp. Very good.

1/450 copies printed for sale out of a total edition of 500 copies. 
Price: 30.00 USD

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122 (Diebenkorn, Richard; et al). Grossinger, Richard; Hempel, Amy; Owlfeather, M.; Perelman, Bob; et al. Junker, Howard; editor ZYZZYVA. The Last Word: West Coast Writers and Artists. Volume III, Number 2, Summer 1987
(San Francisco, CA): Zyzzyva, Inc., 1987. 1987. Very good 
(San Francisco, CA): Zyzzyva, Inc., 1987.. 1987.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The binding is very slightly rubbed & bumped with a date stamp at the top of the front wrap. 134 & [2] pages. Black-and-white illustrations reproducing works by various artists and photographers. Very good.

Zyzzyva publishes artworks, poetry and prose by West Coast artists and writers. Among the contents of this issue are an extract from "New Moon" by Richard Grossinger, "Children of Grandmother Moon" by M. Owlfeather and "Under No Moon" by Amy Hempel; poetry by Bob Perelman; and photographs and artwork by Richard Diebenkorn, Rose Mandel, John Bloom and others. 
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123 (Dobson, Austin). Dobson, Alban A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE FIRST EDITIONS OF PUBLISHED AND PRIVATELY PRINTED BOOKS AND PAMPHLETS BY AUSTIN DOBSON
NY: Burt Franklin, 1970. 1970. Fine 
NY: Burt Franklin, 1970.. 1970.. Fine. - Octavo, navy blue cloth titled in gilt. xii & 88 pp. Fine.

Reprint of the 1925 edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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124 (Dobson, Austin). Murray, Francis Edwin A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF AUSTIN DOBSON
NY: Burt Franklin, (1968). (1968). Very good 
NY: Burt Franklin, (1968).. (1968).. Very good. - Octavo, green cloth titled in gilt. Lightly bumped & rubbed. xiii & 174 pp. Near fine.

Originally published in 1900. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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125 (Doolittle, Hilda). Robinson, Janice S H.D. / THE LIFE AND WORK OF AN AMERICAN POET
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1982. 1982. Fine 
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1982.. 1982.. Fine. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. There are a few tiny white marks to the front cover & there is a glue mark where a sticker has been removed from the front flap of the dust jacket. xxii & 490 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. There is very light foxing or soiling to the edges, else near fine.

First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
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126 (Dorn, Ed). Streeter, David A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF ED DORN
NY: The Phoenix Bookshop, 1973. 1973. Very good 
NY: The Phoenix Bookshop, 1973.. 1973.. Very good. - Octavo, gray wraps. Spine darkened. 64 pp. Title page and last page slightly soiled. Very good.

First edition. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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EDDA: Nordisk Tidsskrift for Litteraturforskning. Argang 22, Bind XXXV. Hefte 1, 1935., (dos Passos, John; Huxley, Aldous; Jaeger, Hans). Bull, Francis; editor.
127 (dos Passos, John; Huxley, Aldous; Jaeger, Hans). Bull, Francis; editor. EDDA: Nordisk Tidsskrift for Litteraturforskning. Argang 22, Bind XXXV. Hefte 1, 1935.
Oslo: I Kommisjon Hos H. Aschehoug & Co. (W. Nygaard), 1935. 1935. Good 
- Small quarto [10-3/8 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound in printed self-wrappers. The spine & extremities are darkened with foxing to the top corner & front edge of the title page. The overlapping edges of the title & rear page are chipped. 176 pages plus 10 pages of ads on light blue paper, partially unopened. The overlapping edges of a few pages are creased or chipped. Good.

Among the contents of this Norwegian literary magazine are articles on John dos Passos by Odd Bang-Hansen, on Aldous Huxley by Ellisiv Buch Steen, and on Hans Jaeger by Olav Storstein.

The text is in Norwegian. 
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128 (Doyle, A. Conan). Smith, Edgar W.; editor THE BAKER STREET JOURNAL: An Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana.Volume 3 / Number 2
NY: Ben Abrahamson, Publisher, 1948. 1948. Good 
NY: Ben Abrahamson, Publisher, 1948.. 1948.. Good. - Octavo, printed tan wraps. The wraps are very lightly soiled with the extremities slightly darkened & the bottom corners very lightly creased; the tail of the spine is chipped. pp. [133]-264. The page edges are slightly darkened. B&W illustrations. Good. 
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129 (Doyle, Arthur Conan). De Waal, Ronald Burt. THE WORLD BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SHERLOCK HOLMES AND DR. WATSON: A Classified and Annotated List of Materials Relating to Their Lives and Adventures.
Boston, MA: New York Graphic Society, (1974). (1974). Very good 
Boston, MA: New York Graphic Society, (1974).. (1974).. Very good. - Quarto, black cloth backed brown cloth titled in gilt on spine & front cover, in decorative brown & black slipcase. The spine is lightly spotted with the gilt titling slightly faded. xiv & 526 pp. Illustrated in B&W with frontispiece & full-page & textual illustrations. Very good.

First edition. First Edition. 
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130 (Doyle, Arthur Conan). Harrison, Michael THE WORLD OF SHERLOCK HOLMES
NY: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1975. 1975. Fine 
NY: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1975.. 1975.. Fine. - Octavo, red cloth backed dark gray boards (lightly bumped) titled in black, in dust wrapper (dw spine spotted). 227 pages plus 24 pages of black & white illustrations. Near fine in very good dust wrapper.

First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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131 (Drachler, Jacob). Drachler, Rose EIGHT ON EIGHT, EIGHT BY EIGHTS
Brooklyn, NY: Gridgraffiti, 1977. 1977. Very good Signed
Brooklyn, NY: Gridgraffiti, 1977.. 1977.. Very good. - Small oblong 4to, printed white wraps (lightly soiled & spotted) with B&W illustration on rear wrap. [19] pp., including 8 full-page visual texts by Jacob Drachler. Near fine internally.

First edition. Inscribed to Dick Higgins by Jack [Jacob] Drachler on the title page. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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132 (Draper, Christopher). Squire, J. C A NEW SONG OF THE BISHOP OF LONDON AND THE CITY CHURCHES
London: Manning Pike, 1924. 1924. Good Signed
London: Manning Pike, 1924.. 1924.. Good. - Small quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], decorative red & black limp boards. The boards are rubbed & bumped with the edges slightly darkened. There is staining to the rear board & a small stain to the front board. The spine is perished & the top 2 inches of each board is detached. Title & [9] pages. Illustrated with black-and-white vignettes by Christopher Draper. The pastedowns & endpapers are soiled with some blue staining to the rear endpaper & 2 tears to the rear pastedown. The page edges are slightly darkened. Good only.

First edition, signed by J. C. Squire. First Edition. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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133 (Dreiser, Theodore). Orton, Vrest DREISERANA: A Book About His Books
NY: Haskell House Publishers Ltd., 1973. 1973. Very good 
NY: Haskell House Publishers Ltd., 1973.. 1973.. Very good. - Octavo, red cloth titled in silver. Lightly soiled. ix & 84 pp. Very good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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134 (Duncan, Harry). Greer, Jane; Gunn, Thom; Hollander, John; Merrill, James; Wilbur, Richard; et al A GARLAND FOR HARRY DUNCAN. Minister Erato Ministrorum
Austin, TX: W. Thomas Taylor, 1989. 1989. Very good 
Austin, TX: W. Thomas Taylor, 1989.. 1989.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in dark green wrappers with a vignette in black by Keith Achepohl on the front cover. The binding is very lightly bumped. Half-title, title, [iv], [1] leaf, 96 & [5] pages plus colophon. Keith Achepohl's vignette is reproduced in red on the title page. Near fine.

Limited edition of 500 copies.

A collection of poems assembled and printed by Tom Taylor of the W. Thomas Taylor Press as a tribute to printer Harry Duncan on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of his Cummington Press. Taylor, in his foreword, writes that his original intention was to collect a poem from every living poet printed or published by Harry Duncan. Though he says he fell short of this goal, fifty-eight poets are included in this book. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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ROBERT DUNCAN: A DESCRIPTIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY. Robert J. Bertholf. Preface by Robert Creeley., (Duncan, Robert). Bertholf, Robert J.
135 (Duncan, Robert). Bertholf, Robert J. ROBERT DUNCAN: A DESCRIPTIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY. Robert J. Bertholf. Preface by Robert Creeley.
Santa Rosa, CA: Black Sparrow Press, 1986. 1986. Very good Signed
SIGNED BY ROBERT DUNCAN, ROBERT CREELEY AND ROBERT BERTHOLF - Quarto, creamy yellow boards backed with a burgundy cloth spine. Titlted in burgundy on a creamy paper label mounted on the spine, and titled in burgundy within a black & white illustration on the front cover. There is minor soiling to the binding. 491 pages plus the colophon, with a frontispiece illustration by Jess. Near fine. Limited edition of 176 special numbered copies signed by Robert Duncan, Robert Creeley and Robert J. Bertholf. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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136 (Duncan, Robert; Bromige, David: Dorn, Edward; Metcalf, Paul; Oppenheimer, Joel; Dawson, Fielding) CREDENCES II. Volume I, No. 2 July 1975
Kent, OH: The Credences Press, 1975. 1975. Very good 
Kent, OH: The Credences Press, 1975.. 1975.. Very good. - Small quarto [8-3/8 inches high by 6-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial cream, blue & red wraps with a cover illustration by Linda Lyke. The wraps are darkened along the spine & very lightly soiled with a light stain to the front wrap. 172 pages. Very good.

Contributions include poetry, prose and essays. A sheet of green stock printed in black, listing the title of the journal and some of the contributors, is laid in. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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137 (Duncan, Robert; Hawkes, John; Caponegro, Mary; Abish, Walter; Corman, Cid; White, Edmund; Tarn, Nathaniel; et al) CONJUNCTIONS: 7. Bi-Annual Volumes of New Writing
(New York): David R. Godine, 1985). 1985). Very good 
(New York): David R. Godine, 1985).. 1985).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is very lightly bumped & the rear panel of the dust wrapper is slightly soiled. There is a short tear to the front flap of the dust jacket. 275 & [1] pages plus ads. Black- and-white illustrations. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper.

Edited by Bradford Morrow. Contributing Editors: Edouard Roditi (Paris); Walter Abish, Guy Davenport, Kenneth Irby, Ann Lauterbach, Nathaniel Tarn (USA).

Among the contents are conversations between Robert Duncan and Michael McClure and between Edmund White and Edouard Roditi, fiction by John Hawkes and Mary Caponegro, essays by Walter Abish and Cid Corman and poetry by Douglas Messerli, Nathaniel Tarn and others. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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TROBAR. Numbers 1 through 5. (A complete run of the 5 issues of this literary periodical edited by Robert Kelly with Joan Kelly and George Economu)., (Duncan, Robert; Wieners, John; Lamantia, Philip; Dorn, Ed; Olson, Charles; Rothenberg, Jerome; et al). Economu, George; and Kelly, Robert & Joan; editors.
138 (Duncan, Robert; Wieners, John; Lamantia, Philip; Dorn, Ed; Olson, Charles; Rothenberg, Jerome; et al). Economu, George; and Kelly, Robert & Joan; editors. TROBAR. Numbers 1 through 5. (A complete run of the 5 issues of this literary periodical edited by Robert Kelly with Joan Kelly and George Economu).
Brooklyn, NY, 1960 through 1964. [1960]. [1960]. Very good 
- Five issues comprised of four octavo sized volumes and one small quarto sized volume. Each issues is bound in stapled wrappers. The covers of each are slightly soiled and rubbed with minor creasing to the edges. 28 pages & [1] leaf; 28 pages; 32 pages; 44 pages; and 44 pages, respectively. The first issue, bound in black & white pictorial wraps and printed on white and tan paper is illustrated with a section of 4 plates illustrating "four drawings" by "amy mendelson". That issue is printed by "Orion Press & Publishing Co." with the firm's device illustrating the last leaf. The text block of this first issue is intact although detached from the covers and the left edges of the pages are stained by rust from the staples. Issues two through five are in very good condition with only minor creases internally. As issued and usually found, 4 lines of the Theodore Enslin poem in Trobar 5 have been blacked out with a marker.

A complete run of 5 issues of this literary periodical edited by Robert Kelly with Joan Kelly and George Economu.

"Trobar" is the Provencal counterpart of the French "trouver" (to find). It is the root of "troubadour", the poet who expresses himself through song.

This periodical which gave birth to the "deep image movement" includes contributions by Robert Duncan, David Antin, Robert Creeley, Robert Kelly, Louis Zukofsky, Gary Snyder, Anselm Hollo, Ed Dorn, Jackson Mac Low, Paul Blackburn, Diane Wakoski, Clayton Eshelman, LeRoi Jones, Philip Lamantia, among others.

Robert Kelly's "Notes on the Poetry of Deep Image" is first published on page 14 of the second issue of this periodical. The theme is taken up again by Jerome Rothenberg in the third issue with an essay entitled "Why Deep Image?" 
Price: 750.00 USD

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139 (Eigner, Larry). Wyatt, Andrea A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF WORKS BY LARRY EIGNER 1937-1969
Berkeley, CA: Oyez, 1970. 1970. Fine 
Berkeley, CA: Oyez, 1970.. 1970.. Fine. - Octavo, green cloth titled in gilt, in pictorial dw. The dw is lightly soiled & bumped with a tear to the top edge of the front panel. (xii) & 82 pp. Internally near fine.

First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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140 (Eliot, T. S.). Read, Herbert T. S. E. -- A MEMOIR. Monday Evening Papers: Number 5. (Cover title)
[Middletown, CT]: Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University, (1966). (1966). Fine 
[Middletown, CT]: Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University, (1966).. (1966).. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The wraps are slightly sunned along the spine. 31 pages. Near fine.

Herbert Read first met Eliot in 1917, the year in which the 29-year-old poet's "Prufrock and Other Observations was published by the periodical "The Egoist".

One of a series of papers read during the Center's sessions on Monday evenings to Fellows of the Center and members of the Faculty. Read was a Fellow of the Center in 1964 and again in 1965, and read this paper on April 26, 1965. 
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