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141 (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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142 (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. 
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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.
143 (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?" 
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144 (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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145 (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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146 (Eliot, T. S.; MacNeice, Louis; Jennings, Elizabeth; Bowen, Elizabeth; Gunn, Thom; Hartley, L. P.; et al) THE LONDON MAGAZINE. Edited by John Lehmann. February 1954. Volume I No 1
(London: Chatto & Windus), 1954. 1954. Good 
(London: Chatto & Windus), 1954.. 1954.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed green & white wraps. The binding is rubbed & soiled with the spine & extremities darkened. There is a partial coffee-cup stain to the front wrap & the head & tail of the spine are lightly chipped. 104 pages, including a few black-and-white textual illustrations. The text block is partially detached from the wraps. Good only.

Among the contents are a message from T.S. Eliot welcoming the arrival of this first issue of a new literary magazine, poems by Elizabeth Jennings and Thom Gunn, "Canto in Memoriam Dylan Thomas" by Louis MacNeice, "The Dinner Party" [a chapter from a new novel] by Elizabeth Bowen and an article on the novels of C. H. B. Kitchin by L. P. Hartley. 
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147 (Ellis, Tristram). Petrie, W. M. Flinders; editor EGYPTIAN TALES Translated from the Papyri. First Series: IVth to XIIth Dynasty
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company Publishers, circa [1890]. [1890]. Good 
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company Publishers, circa [1890].. [1890].. Good. - Small octavo, blue cloth. The binding is rubbed & bumped. The spine with its gilt titling is faded & the head is lightly chipped. viii & 145 pages plus colophon. There is occasional staining & soiling & the page edges are slightly darkened. There are 2 remnants of paper stuck to page viii, possibly where a label has been removed. There are some red ink underlinings in the text. Illustrated with black-and-white plates by Tristram Ellis. Good. 
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148 (Emerson, Ralph Waldo). Allen, Gay Wilson WALDO EMERSON: A Biography
New York; The Viking Press, (1981). (1981). 0670748668 / 9780670748662 Very good Signed
New York; The Viking Press, (1981).. (1981).. Very good. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY GAY WILSON ALLEN - Octavo, black cloth in a dust wrapper. The front cover is slightly spotted and the dust jacket is lightly rubbed. xxiv, [1] leaf & 751 pages. 16 pages of black-and-white illustrations & a full-page portrait of Emerson. There is some very light soiling & staining to the fore-edge & bottom edge. Very good.

First edition.

Inscribed by Gay Wilson Allen to the widow of literary critic Oscar Cargill and signed in full. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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149 (Emerson, Ralph Waldo). Myerson, Joel RALPH WALDO EMERSON, A DESCRIPTIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY
(Pittsburgh): University of Pittsburgh Press, 1982. 1982. Fine 
(Pittsburgh): University of Pittsburgh Press, 1982.. 1982.. Fine. - Octavo, dark gray-blue cloth titled in silver. Lightly soiled & rubbed. xvlii & 802 pp. Illustrated with frontispiece portrait of Emerson & facsimiles. Near fine.

First edition. First Edition. 
Price: 50.00 USD

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150 (Emerson, Ralph Waldo; Hawthorne, Nathaniel; Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth; et al) AMERICAN AUTHORS: First Editions of Emerson, Hawthorne, Holmes, Longfellow, Whittier, Etc., Etc. For Sale by Dodd, Mead & Company. October, 1898. (Cover title). (Sale catalog)
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1898. 1898. Good 
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1898.. 1898.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The wraps are lightly bumped with their edges somewhat darkened & with light soiling to the rear wrap. There is a pencil notation at the top of the front wrap. 41 & [1] pages, including rear wrap. Illustrated with facsimiles in the text. The top page corners are slightly bumped. Good. 
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151 (Engel, Solton) A COLLECTION OF FIRST EDITIONS OF THE WORKS OF RUDYARD KIPLING. The Property of Solton Engel, New York City. Sold by His Order. Unrestricted Public Sale / January Ninth at 8:15 o'clock. Sale Number 3807. Public Exhibition from Saturday, December Twenty-Eighth. (Catalog)
New York: American Art Association Anderson Galleries, Inc., 1930. 1930. Very good 
New York: American Art Association Anderson Galleries, Inc., 1930.. 1930.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in tan wraps titled in black within a pictorial black & tan frame. The wraps are bumped & lightly soiled with some tiny brown stains to the front wrap. [iv], 31 & [2] pages plus colophon, with a bid form bound in at the rear. Illustrated with 1 black-and-white plate & 1 full-page facsimile. A few page corners are lightly bumped. Very good.

199 items are catalogued. 
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152 (Ertz, Gordon). Robertson, Donald SONGS AND SALUTATIONS
Chicago, IL: Champlin Law Printing Company, (1924). (1924). Fair Signed
Chicago, IL: Champlin Law Printing Company, (1924).. (1924).. Fair. WITH A PORTRAIT SIGNED BY DONALD ROBERTSON - Octavo, printed boards with a vignette in gray & black on the front cover. The binding is bumped & soiled with several small stains. The spine is slightly faded. xii & 115 pages. Illustrated in black & white with a tipped-in portrait frontispiece & with tipped-in plates by Gordon Ertz. The hinges are just starting. The bottom page corners & a few top page corners are bumped. The fore-edge & bottom edge are lightly soiled & there is a small area of soiling to the top corners of the rear pastedown & endpaper. Good working copy.

First edition.

The tipped-in frontispiece is signed by Donald Robertson below his portrait. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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153 (Esenine, Serge; aka Yesenin, Sergei Alexandrovich). De Graaff, Francisca SERGE ESENINE (1895-1925): SA VIE ET SON OEUVRE
Leyde: E. J. Brill, 1933. 1933. Very good 
Leyde: E. J. Brill, 1933.. 1933.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The spine & extremities are darkened & the head & tail of the spine are chipped. There is a small piece out of the top edge of the front wrap & the top 2 inches of the wrap are detached. vi & 198 pages. Illustrated with a black-and-white portrait frontispiece. The contents are very good.

Serge Esenine, born Sergei Alexandrovich Yesenin [or Esenin] was a popular Russian lyric poet, who was briefly married to Isadora Duncan. Though he was given a state funeral after he committed suicide, most of his writings were banned by the Kremlin during the reigns of Joseph Stalin and Nikita Khruschev. The text of this biography is in French. 
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154 (Everson, William). (Campbell, Lee G.) WILLIAM EVERSON: A COLLECTION OF BOOKS & MANUSCRIPTS. Foreword by Ralph B. Sipper. Preface by William Everson. (Catalogue)
Santa Barbara, CA: Joseph the Provider/Books, (1987). (1987). Fine 
Santa Barbara, CA: Joseph the Provider/Books, (1987).. (1987).. Fine. - Octavo, pictorial cream wraps printed in black & red. (x) & 53 pp. Near fine.

Of a total of 500 copies, this is the wraps issue [400]. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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155 (Everson, William; Hawkes, John; Inge, William; Buechner, Georg; Miller, Henry; Rexroth, Kenneth; Swenson, May; et al). ND 12: NEW DIRECTIONS IN PROSE & POETRY.
(New York: New Directions Books, 1950). 1950). Good 
(New York: New Directions Books, 1950).. 1950).. Good. - Large octavo, pink cloth backed with black cloth. The binding is lightly bumped. The spine is rubbed & lightly spotted. xix, [i], 556 & [8] pages. 7 full-page black-and-white illustrations of sculptures by Michael Lekakis. The top corners of the leaves in the first half of the book are lightly bumped. Very good. 
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156 (Fantasy Archives). 20TH CENTURY SCIENCE FICTION, FANTASY AND HORROR LITERATURE FROM THE INVENTORY OF THE FANTASY ARCHIVES. Parts 1-2 and 4-5. (4 catalogues).
New York: Swann Galleries, Inc., 1993-1995. 1993-1995. Good 
- Octavo, stapled pictorial wraps in B&W & color.Very good.

Swann Galleries Sales Numbers 1637, 1650, 1678 and 1698. 
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157 (Faulkner, William) SCRIBNER'S MAGAZINE. Volume XCIX. Number 1. January 1936
New York City and London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936. 1936. Good 
New York City and London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936.. 1936.. Good. - Quarto, printed yellow and cream wraps designed by T.M. Cleland. The covers are stained and creased with small pieces out from the head and tail of the spine. There are 3 tiny chips to the edges of the rear cover. 64 & 12 pages, with textual illustrations by Edward Shenton. Good.

Includes the first appearance of William Faulkner's "The Brooch: A Story". Dust jacket present. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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158 (Faulkner, William). Massey, Linton R "MAN WORKING," 1919-1962: WILLIAM FAULKNER, a Catalogue of the William Faulkner Collection at the University of Virginia. With an introduction by John Cook Wyllie
Charlottesville, VA: The Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, (1968). (1968). Very good 
Charlottesville, VA: The Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, (1968).. (1968).. Very good. - Quarto, black cloth backed with a cream buckram spine, titled in black on the spine. The covers are spotted. xv & 250 pages. Illustrated. Very good.

First edition. First Edition. 
Price: 95.00 USD

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159 (Faulkner, William). Meriwether, James B WILLIAM FAULKNER: A CHECK LIST
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Library, (1957). (1957). Very good 
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Library, (1957).. (1957).. Very good. - Octavo, printed green wraps with vignette in black on front wrap. Lightly bumped. 23 pp., with a collector's notations. Very good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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160 (Firbank, Ronald). Benkovitz, Miriam J A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF RONALD FIRBANK
Jackson, MS: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1963. 1963. Good 
Jackson, MS: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1963.. 1963.. Good. - Octavo, red cloth , in dw. Lightly bumped. The dw is soiled with the head of the spine chipped. (viii) & 103 pp. Slight loss of a few words in introduction due to pages once having been stuck together. Good.

First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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