Used Books

 

Used Books: October 9, 2015

Dear readers, We bring you one half of what might be most accurately described as the mother lode of used poetry books. Yes, one half. Below you will encounter the more modestly priced items we've just shelved, with dates, when of interest, along with certain… Read More

Last of This Lot

Fine folks, we have arrived at the end of a quite large collection of used titles acquired some months ago, from which most of our previous updates were drawn. It feels good to get it all out. So until another kind soul breezes by with… Read More

Another Short Stack

A few more gems to consider. Breathturn by Paul Celan, translated by Pierre Joris ($12.50 pb, 1st edition, Sun & Moon) Resurrection Update: Collected Poems 1975--1997 by James Galvin ($7.50 pb) The Beauty by Jane Hirshfield ($12.50 hc) Guilty of Everything by Herbert Huncke ($36.50… Read More

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… Read More

A Fresh Batch of Used Books

We've still got a few more boxes of used titles to paw through and price, but we're making progress, and finding some nice surprises along the way. We hope you'll agree. The Selected Poems 1951--1977 by A.R. Ammons ($6.50 paperback, 1st printing, with several titles… Read More

Titles from a Recent Haul of Used Books

Spring cleaning seems to be all the rage, even in summer. Here are some from our recent purchases. The Baptism and The Toilet by LeRoi Jones/Amiri Baraka ($3.50 paperback) Smoke's Way: Poems from Limited Editions 1968--1981 by William Stafford (2 pb copies: $5.50 & $7.50)… Read More

Another Couple Handfuls of Used Books

Here's a half-peck (or so) we've got available as of today! Come and take a peek. The Game of Boxes by Catherine Barnett ($4.50 paperback) The Practice of Poetry: Writing Exercises from Poets Who Teach edited by Robin Behn & Chase Twichell ($5.50 pb) Eyes,… Read More

Further Adventures in Book Buying

We have acquired still more used books, submitted now for your perusal! And a much shorter post regarding scarcer or pricier beasts will soon follow. When the Squirrels Came for Her, She Was Already Dressed and Waiting by Karen Finneyfrock ($18.50 paperback) Selected Poems by… Read More

Used Titles, Part III

Yet another helping of used books we've welcomed into our midst... Men in the Off Hours by Anne Carson ($16.50 hard cover, 1st) The Complete Poems by Anne Sexton ($7.50 paperback) Blues and Greens: A Produce Worker's Journal by Alan Lau ($6.50 pb) Plainwater: Essays… Read More

More Used (New) Arrivals

Howdy! Below you will encounter a hefty batch of used titles just added to our shelves, recorded in much the same manner as the list that preceded it. If you'd like to inquire about the specific condition/printing/publisher of any book herein, or of all heretofore,… Read More