Acquisitions of Interest

Seeing as we’ve been adding so many used books to the shelves recently, we thought it prudent to carve out a dedicated space (see menu tab above) on this site for them, rather than simply lumping them in with the rest of the goods. So be sure to periodically click through to Used Books on our home page and see what we’ve got!

For You, by Hayden Carruth ($6.50 pb)
Obscenities by Michael Casey ($4.50 pb, Yale Younger Poet, 1972)
How Does a Poem Mean?: Part Three of an Introduction to Literature by John Ciardi ($8.50 pb, 1st, with some highlighting)
One Way to Reconstruct the Scene by William Virgil Davis ($6.50 pb, Yale Younger Poet, 1979)
New and Selected Poems by Irving Feldman ($8.50 pb, with two titles highlighted, but clean text throughout)
Children in Exile: Poems 1968–1984 by James Fenton ($5.50 pb, with some titles highlighted, but clean text)
New Poems: 1980–88 by John Haines ($6.50 pb, 1st)
Like Most Revelations by Richard Howard ($7.50 hc)
The Nearness of You by Carolyn Kizer ($6.50 pb, 1st)
Passages Toward the Dark by Thomas McGrath ($7.50 pb, 1st)
Collected Poems by E.L. Mayo ($4.50 pb)
Worlds Without End: New Poems by George Myers, Jr. ($5.50 pb)
Selected Poems by Kenneth Patchen ($4.50 pb)
Selected Poems: in Five Sets by Laura (Riding) Jackson ($7.50 pb)
The Days of Dylan Thomas: A Pictorial Biography by Bill Read, with photographs by Rollie McKenna ($5.50 pb)
Poems by George Seferis, translated & with a new introduction by Rex Warner ($7.50 pb)
Selected Poems 1963–1983 [Revised and Expanded] by Charles Simic ($9.50 pb)
Selected Poems by Lucien Stryk ($5.50 pb, 1st Swallow edition, 1976)
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15 Chicago Poets edited by Richard Friedman, Peter Kostakis, & Darlene Pearlstein ($12.50 pb, 1977 printing featuring Ted Berrigan, Gwendolyn Brooks, Maxine Chernoff, Haki R. Madhubuti [Don L. Lee], Alice Notley, & others)
The Bread Loaf Anthology of Contemporary American Poetry edited by Robert Pack, Sydney Lea, & Jay Parini ($6.50 pb, with several titles highlighted, but clean text)
The New York Times Book of Verse edited by Thomas Lask ($6.50 hc, featuring “a selection of the poetry printed on the editorial page of The New York Times over the last fifty years [1920–1970],” no jacket, clean text throughout)
The Yale Review, July 2004: Vol. 92, No. 3 ($4.50, featuring Annie Finch, Barbara Hamby, Richard Howard, Philip Levine, Kay Ryan, & others)