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Pulphouse Michael Bishop, Alan Brennert, Edward Bryant, Suzy Mckee Charnas, Charles De Lint, George Alec Effinger, Karen Joy Fowler, Esther M. Friesner, Lisa Goldstein, Ron Goulart, Nina K. Hoffman, James Patrick Kelly, Damon Knight, Geoffrey A. Landis, Joe Lansdale, Elizabeth Lynn, Judith Moffett, James Morrow, Mike Resnick, Kim Stanley Robinson, Spider Robinson, Lewis Shiner, Karl Edward Wagner, Kate Wilhelm, J. N. Williamson, Jack Williamson, F. Paul Wilson, William F. Wu & Roger Zelazny

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Item Description: Pulphouse, 1989. First Edition. COMPLETE FIRST EDITION AUTHOR'S CHOICE RED STAFF COLLECTION IN LEATHER. 29 VOLUMES being: EMPHATICALLY NOT SF, ALMOST; MA QUI AND OTHER PHANTOMS; NEON TWILIGHT; MOONSTONE AND TIGER-EYE; HEDGEWORK AND GUESSERY; THE OLD FUNNY STUFF; PERIPHERAL VISION; IT'S BEEN FUN; DAILY VOICES; SKYROCKET STEELE CONQUERS THE UNIVERSE: AND OTHER MEDIA TALES; LEGACY OF FIRE; HEROINES; GOD'S NOSE; MYTHS, LEGENDS, AND TRUE HISTORY; STORIES BY MAMA LANSDALE'S YOUNGEST BOY; TALES FROM A VANISHED COUNTRY; TWO THAT CAME TRUE; SWATTING AT THE COSMOS; THE ALIEN HEART; A SENSITIVE DEPENDENCE ON INITIAL CONDITIONS; TRUE MINDS; NINE HARD QUESTIONS ABOUT THE NATURE OF THE UNIVERSE; UNTHREATENED BY THE MORNING LIGHT; STATE OF GRACE; THE NAKED FLESH OF FEELING; INTO THE EIGHTH DECADE; AD STATUM PERSPICUUM; WONG'S LOST AND FOUND EMPORIUM: AND OTHER ODDITIES; GONE TO EARTH; 1989 to 1992, Pulphouse, first edition, each copy being #5 of 10 copies, as new bound in full leather and SIGNED by the author. None of this format were ever offered for sale. Bookseller Inventory # 11727

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Questions of Travel [first edition, review copy,: Bishop, Elizabeth

Bishop, Elizabeth

Published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux (1965)

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Item Description: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1965. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Included. 1st Edition. 95 pp. Blue buckram boards, spine lettered in purple, silver and yellow, with the dust jacket. Slight wear to board edges with a couple of tiny nicks to the top edge of the rear board, jacket creased on front flap, overall near fine. Review copy, with slip laid in. Signed and inscribed by Bishop on the title-page and dated November 20, 1968. The inscription reads "Thank you for your kind attention!" and is not directly to any named recipient. Additionally Bishop has made two holograph corrections to the text on pps. 40 and 95. Signed material by Bishop, always uncommon, has become increasingly scarce. MacMahon A6. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 1451

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BISHOP, Elizabeth

Published by Houghton Mifflin, Boston (1955)

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Item Description: Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1955. 8vo, original blue cloth, dust jacket designed by Loren MacIver. Extreme bottom-edge of covers rubbed, faint offset from binding adhesive on pastedowns, otherwise a fine copy. Extreme bottom-edge of covers rubbed, faint offset from binding adhesive on pastedowns, otherwise a fine copy First edition of Bishop's second book, which won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1955. One of 2000 copies printed. MacMahon A2. Presentation copy, inscribed by Bishop to Phoenix Bookshop owner and publisher Robert Wilson on the title-page: "Regards to Robert Wilson / Elizabeth Bishop". Wilson published Bishop's Poem in his Phoenix Book Shop Oblong Octavo Series in 1973. Bookseller Inventory # 22492

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BISHOP, Elizabeth

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (1965), N. Y. (1965)

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Item Description: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (1965), N. Y., 1965. 8vo, original blue cloth, dust jacket. A very fine copy, with a crease in the front flap of the dust jacket, of a book rarely found signed. A very fine copy, with a crease in the front flap of the dust jacket, of a book rarely found signed First edition. One of 4000 copies printed. MacMahon A6. Signed and dated "March 19th, 1973" by Bishop on the title-page with "mostly unanswered" added in manuscript by Bishop to the title as printed. Bookseller Inventory # 22415

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Elizabeth Bishop

Published by Houghton Mifflin Company (1946)

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Item Description: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1946. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. First edition of the author's scarce first book. Inked ownership signature of poet Lysander Kemp on the front endpaper dated in the year of publication. Trace of erasure on the front endpaper, else a fine copy in near-fine dust jacket which is whole, intact and not price-clipped but shows slight wear and minimal darkening. The debut of one of the finest and most acclaimed American poets of the twentieth century. Bookseller Inventory # 1095

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Verdigris Press. Bishop, Elizabeth

Published by Verdigris Press, [Octon, France] (2006)

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Item Description: Verdigris Press, [Octon, France], 2006. One of 10 copies from a total edition of 50, all on Hahnemuhle paper, signed by the artist, Judith Rothchild and the printer / binder, Mark Lintott; this is one of 10 deluxe copies with an original copper plate and additional mezzotint, 40 regular copies also were made. In addition 20 suites of prints from the original copper plates were printed. Page size: 11-1/2 inches x 16-7/8 inches. Bound by Mark Lintott: original gray-green paper over boards, paper has been silk-screened with yellow moon and title printed in khaki green with exposed sewing in ivory linen thread, blood red cloth hinges, red paper spine with title printed in black with author and artist's name, blood red endpapers, housed in publisher's matching clamshell box, fine. Illustrated by Judith Rothchild and designed by Judith Rothchild and Mark Lintott, including three original mezzotints, pulled from three copper plates, two full page and the other copper plate cut into eight sections and each of the eight plates separately re-printed and inserted in the text corresponding to the indications given by the author. The text is set in Vendome Romain and was printed on an 1867 Albion press by Mark Lintott, who also made the bindings, slipcases and boxes. The date of publication, according to the artist and printer, was February 5, 2006, which was the third anniversary of Colin Powell's speech to the UN Security Council. Parts of that speech are printed in black on the blood red recto of the rear free endpaper. 12 O'CLOCK NEWS was originally published in GEOGRAPHY III in 1976. Elizabeth Bishop's prose poem, certainly surreal in outlook, with a great sense of irony as well as parody, takes a look at the author's desk top, but isolating images and viewing them as minutia. The results, as detailed in Bishop's "new report," could not be any more wrong. The parallel with the American Secretary of State's speech at the U.N. is devastatingly obvious. Bookseller Inventory # 9825

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BISHOP, Elizabeth (Editor-in-Chief)

Published by Senior Class/Vassar College [1934], Poughkeepsie (1934)

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Item Description: Senior Class/Vassar College [1934], Poughkeepsie, 1934. Hardcover. First Edition. Quarto (7-3/4" x 10-3/4") bound in velvet-covered boards. Elizabeth Bishop's senior yearbook at Vassar, of which she was the editor-in-chief. This can certainly be considered, as anyone who has ever been in charge of a yearbook may tell you, Bishop's first book, predating NORTH & SOUTH by 12 years. Profusely illustrated, with two photographs of Bishop, her senior photograph and a group shot of the yearbook staff. Underclassman Muriel Rukeyser has a poem here also. A scarce Bishop item, and the best copy of the several we have handled over the course of 25 years. A few, inevitable marks to the velvet. A Fine, fresh copy with no writing within other than the 1934 name of a classmate on the front free endpaper. Bookseller Inventory # 017233

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Bishop, Elizabeth

Published by The Phoenix Bookshop, New York (1973)

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Item Description: The Phoenix Bookshop, New York, 1973. [16] pp. 5 x 7 inches. Copy "A" of 26 lettered copies A to Z, signed by the author (total edition of 126 copies). [16] pp. 5 x 7 inches. The Publisher's Copy "A". From the library of publisher Robert Wilson, proprietor of The Phoenix Bookshop. MacMahon A11 Original marbled paper wrappers. Fine Copy "A" of 26 lettered copies A to Z, signed by the author (total edition of 126 copies). Bookseller Inventory # 261245

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BISHOP, Elizabeth

Published by Farrar Straus & Giroux (1976), N. Y. (1976)

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Item Description: Farrar Straus & Giroux (1976), N. Y., 1976. Book Condition: Very fine copy. Thin 8vo, original brown cloth, dust jacket. Very fine copy. First edition. One of 7500 copies printed. MacMahon A13. Signed by Bishop on the title-page. Bookseller Inventory # 12508

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BISHOP, Elizabeth

Published by Farrar Straus & Giroux (1969), N. Y. (1969)

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Item Description: Farrar Straus & Giroux (1969), N. Y., 1969. 8vo, blue cloth, dust jacket. Fine copy in a slightly sunned jacket with a spot of soiling on front panel. Fine copy in a slightly sunned jacket with a spot of soiling on front panel First edition, winner of the National Book Award for Poetry. One of 5500 copies printed. MacMahon A9. Signed by Bishop on the title-page. Bookseller Inventory # 17058

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BISHOP, Elizabeth

Published by Phoenix Book Shop, N. Y. (1973)

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Item Description: Phoenix Book Shop, N. Y., 1973. Book Condition: As new. Thin, oblong 12mo, decorated wrappers. As new. First edition. One of 26 lettered copies (out of a total edition of 126) signed by Bishop. MacMahon A11. Bookseller Inventory # 5615

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Elizabeth Bishop

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Item Description: Introduzione, traduzione e note di Margherita Guidacci. Postfazione di Ilaria Rabatti: L’occhio, l’orecchio e il cuore. Margherita Guidacci traduce Elizabeth Bishop. Bookseller Inventory # 21

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BISHOP, Elizabeth and BRASIL, Emanuel (W. S. MERWIN)

Published by Wesleyan University Press (1972), Middletown, CT (1972)

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Item Description: Wesleyan University Press (1972), Middletown, CT, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine in a Fine dustwrapper. First Edition. Edited with an introduction by Bishop with translations by her, Paul Blackburn, June Jordan, Galway Kinnell, James Merrill, W. S. Merwin, Mark Strand, Richard Wilbur, and others. This copy SIGNED by both Bishop and Brasil on the title page as well as W. S. Merwin at one of his translations: "For Burt Britten/Bill Merwin." In addition Bishop has made two corrections in the text. A Review Copy with slip laid in. Bookseller Inventory # 017846

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The Fish [broadside]: Bishop, Elizabeth

Bishop, Elizabeth

Published by [Printed by John Sollid for David Ishii] [1974], [Seattle] (1974)

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Item Description: [Printed by John Sollid for David Ishii] [1974], [Seattle], 1974. , single sheet broadside on wove paper, no limitation statement or date, unnumbered copy, SIGNED by Elizabeth Bishop below her printed name Limited Edition , signature faded but remains legible, small lightly tanned area at upper edge, few small thumb marks to the side of text but generally a nice clean copy, in very good condition 33 x 22.5 cm Paperback SIGNED by the poet ISBN: Bookseller Inventory # 63719

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Pulphouse Michael Bishop, Alan Brennert, Edward Bryant, Suzy Mckee Charnas, Charles De Lint, George Alec Effinger, Karen Joy Fowler, Esther M. Friesner, Lisa Goldstein, Ron Goulart, Nina K. Hoffman, James Patrick Kelly, Damon Knight, Geoffrey A. Landis, Joe Lansdale, Elizabeth Lynn, Judith Moffett, James Morrow, Mike Resnick, Kim Stanley Robinson, Spider Robinson, Lewis Shiner, Karl Edward Wagner, Kate Wilhelm, J. N. Williamson, Jack Williamson, F. Paul Wilson, William F. Wu & Roger Zelazny

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Item Description: Pulphouse, 1989. First Edition. COMPLETE FIRST EDITION AUTHOR'S CHOICE COLLECTION IN LEATHER. 29 VOLUMES being: EMPHATICALLY NOT SF, ALMOST; MA QUI AND OTHER PHANTOMS; NEON TWILIGHT; MOONSTONE AND TIGER-EYE; HEDGEWORK AND GUESSERY; THE OLD FUNNY STUFF; PERIPHERAL VISION; IT'S BEEN FUN; DAILY VOICES; SKYROCKET STEELE CONQUERS THE UNIVERSE: AND OTHER MEDIA TALES; LEGACY OF FIRE; HEROINES; GOD'S NOSE; MYTHS, LEGENDS, AND TRUE HISTORY; STORIES BY MAMA LANSDALE'S YOUNGEST BOY; TALES FROM A VANISHED COUNTRY; TWO THAT CAME TRUE; SWATTING AT THE COSMOS; THE ALIEN HEART; A SENSITIVE DEPENDENCE ON INITIAL CONDITIONS; TRUE MINDS; NINE HARD QUESTIONS ABOUT THE NATURE OF THE UNIVERSE; UNTHREATENED BY THE MORNING LIGHT; STATE OF GRACE; THE NAKED FLESH OF FEELING; INTO THE EIGHTH DECADE; AD STATUM PERSPICUUM; WONG'S LOST AND FOUND EMPORIUM: AND OTHER ODDITIES; GONE TO EARTH; 1989 to 1992, Pulphouse, first edition, each copy being #26 of 50 copies, as new bound in full leather and SIGNED by the author. Bookseller Inventory # 10606

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Elizabeth Bishop

Published by Farrar, Struass, & Giroux, New York (1969)

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Item Description: Farrar, Struass, & Giroux, New York, 1969. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Printing. Protected jacket has a crease on the front inside flap, price of $7.50 intact, covers in near fins shape, binding straight, a few light pen marks in the text by American novelist William Heath. The book is inscribed to Heath by the author on the title page. Very rare and highly collectible. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 006592

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Bishop, Elizabeth

Published by The Phoenix Book Shop, New York (1973)

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Item Description: The Phoenix Book Shop, New York, 1973. First edition. Original marbled wrappers with title label, very fine. The published edition consisted of 100 numbered and 26 lettered copies, all signed by Bishop. This copy, one of an over run of 24 copies, is numbered "Publisher's proof #4", it's signed by Bishop and inscribed on the colophon by the publisher Robert Wilson to a close friend. The only book of Bishop's issued in a signed, limited edition, the poem which begins "About the size of an old-style dollar bill", is now her most reprinted poem. MacMahon A11. Bookseller Inventory # 19202

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BISHOP, Elizabeth

Published by The Phoenix Book Shop, New York (1973)

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Item Description: The Phoenix Book Shop, New York, 1973. Softcover. First edition. Fine in self-wrappers with applied label. One of 100 numbered copies (of a total edition of 126) Signed by the poet. Bookseller Inventory # 99825

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Bishop, Elizabeth.

Published by HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN AND COMPANY., Boston (1946)

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Item Description: HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN AND COMPANY., Boston, 1946. First Edition. Fine in close to near fine dj. (Couple small chips at extremities. Two 1/2"-inch edge tears on rear panel of dj.) The Poet's FIRST book. Winner of the Houghton Mifflin Poetry Award. 1000 copies printed. (B). Bookseller Inventory # 312150

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BISHOP, Elizabeth

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Item Description: Phoenix Book Shop, N. Y., 1973. Book Condition: Fine copy. Thin oblong 12mo, original decorated wrappers. Fine copy. First edition. No. 16 in the Phoenix Book Shop Oblong Octavo Series. Limited to 126 copies signed by Bishop. MacMahon A11. Bookseller Inventory # 14518

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Bishop, Elizabeth

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Item Description: The Phoenix Bookshop, New York, 1973. [16] pp. 1 vols. 5 x 7 inches. Copy NUMBER "1" of 100 copies, signed by the author. [16] pp. 1 vols. 5 x 7 inches. Copy No. 1, from the Publisher. From the library of Robert Wilson, publisher. MacMahon A11 Original marbled paper wrappers. Fine Copy NUMBER "1" of 100 copies, signed by the author. Bookseller Inventory # 261246

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Geography III: Bishop, Elizabeth

Bishop, Elizabeth

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (1976)

ISBN 10: 0374161356 ISBN 13: 9780374161354

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Item Description: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. First edition, first printing. Signed by Elizabeth Bishop, inscribed to a previous owner. Near Fine in a Very Good dust jacket. Former owner emboss to first page. Dust jacket shows a small, triangular chip at the base of the spine, and three closed tears along the bottom edge with light, associated creasing to the front panel. Signed by the author. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 160119004

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Verdigris Press. Bishop, Elizabeth

Published by Verdigris Press, [Octon, France] (2006)

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Item Description: Verdigris Press, [Octon, France], 2006. One of 40 copies from a total edition of 50, all on Hahnemuhle paper, signed by the artist, Judith Rothchild and the printer / binder, Mark Lintott; 10 of the 50 are deluxe copies with an original copper plate and additional mezzotint, 40 regular copies (this copy). In addition 20 suites of prints from the original copper plates were printed. Page size: 11-1/2 inches x 16-7/8 inches. Bound by Mark Lintott: original gray-green paper over boards, paper has been silk-screened with yellow moon and title printed in khaki green with exposed sewing in ivory linen thread, blood red cloth hinges, red paper spine with title printed in black with author and artist's name, blood red endpapers, housed in publisher's matching slipcase, fine. Illustrated by Judith Rothchild and designed by Judith Rothchild and Mark Lintott, including two original mezzotints, pulled from two copper plates, one full page and the other copper plate cut into eight sections and each of the eight plates separately re-printed and inserted in the text corresponding to the indications given by the author for a total of 10 mezzotints. The text is set in Vendome Romain and was printed on an 1867 Albion press by Mark Lintott, who also made the bindings, slipcases and boxes. The text is set in Vendome Romain and was printed on an 1867 Albion press by Mark Lintott, who also made the bindings, slipcases and boxes. The date of publication, according to the artist and printer, was February 5, 2006, which was the third anniversary of Colin Powell's speech to the UN Security Council. Parts of that speech are printed in black on the blood red recto of the rear free endpaper. 12 O'CLOCK NEWS was originally published in GEOGRAPHY III in 1976. Elizabeth Bishop's prose poem, certainly surreal in outlook, with a great sense of irony as well as parody, takes a look at the author's desk top but isolating images and viewing them as minutia. The results, as detailed in Bishop's "new report" could not be any more wrong. The parallel with the American Secretary of State's speech at the U.N. is devastatingly obvious. Bookseller Inventory # 9824

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Claudia Bishop; Dean James; Mary Jane Maffini; Parnell Hall; Lyn Hamilton; Marcos Donnelly; Elizabeth Foxwell

Published by Thorndike Press (2004)

ISBN 10: 0786269294 ISBN 13: 9780786269297

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Item Description: Thorndike Press, 2004. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 786269294

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Bishop, Elizabeth

Published by Boston: Houghton-Mifflin (1946)

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Item Description: Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1946. First Edition. One of 1,000 copies printed. Tape ghosts to endpapers from an old jacket protector, else an unusually fine copy of the author's first book, in a fine dustwrapper with just a hint of shelfwear to the extremities. Presents very well indeed. Bookseller Inventory # 16613

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BISHOP, Elizabeth

Published by The Phoenix Book Shop, New York (1973)

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Item Description: The Phoenix Book Shop, New York, 1973. Wraps. Book Condition: Fine. First Edition. Original string-tied marbled stiff wrappers with a printed paper label on the front cover. Copy #88 of 100 numbered copies (out of a total edition of 126) SIGNED by the author on the colophon page. From the publisher's archives. Bookseller Inventory # 018376

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Bishop, Elizabeth

Published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux (1970)

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Item Description: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 3rd Edition. INSCRIBED by Elizabeth Bishop, "With best wishes for Carol Ann Crotty - this mistitled book - which I wish I had *given* her. Elizabeth Bishop, New Years Day, Fort Myers Beach". Book in VG shape; dustwrapper has a short half-inch tear to front panel, a little faded and worn, curling a bit at the edges: just VG. Third printing. Inscribed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-2401111888217279814

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Elizabeth Bishop

Published by The Phoenix Book Shop, New York (1973)

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Item Description: The Phoenix Book Shop, New York, 1973. Book Condition: Fine. First Edition. First Edition. Original marble paper wrappers, printed label on cover. One of 100 (of an edition of 126) SIGNED by Elizabeth Bishop. "This edition of POEM is limited to twenty-six copies lettered A to Z, not for sale, and one hundred copies, numbered and signed by the author. This is No. 16 in the Phoenix Book Shop Oblong Octavo Series. Copy No. 32." In original mailing envelop. By Author. Bookseller Inventory # 011034

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PLATH, Sylvia). HUGHES, Ted. (BISHOP, Elizabeth). (GILBERTSON, Richard). (LARKIN, Philip).

Published by Faber and Faber,, London: (1967)

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Item Description: Faber and Faber,, London:, 1967. (LARKIN, Philip). POETRY IN THE MAKING. An Anthology of Poems and Programmes from Listening and Writing. [Commentary] by Ted Hughes. Octavo, laminated boards (as issued), 124 pages. Contains Sylvia Plath's poems, "You're" and "Wuthering Heights" [Tabor F4]; Ted Hughes contributes a three-page introduction and numerous prose pieces (plus nineteen previously published poems). Contains poems by Robert Lowell, Theodore Roethke, Philip Larkin, T. S. Eliot, Elizabeth Bishop and others, along with commentary by Ted Hughes. Inscribed, in the form of a fourteen-line, whimsical poem, and signed by Ted Hughes, to friend and publisher Richard Gilbertson, in year of publication: "From Tedward/ Xmas 1967 To Richard/ Who when I write rhymes/ At any old time/ Of inconsequence/ Takes them in worst sense/ Goes silent and scowls/ Like a holly tree full of owls/ A pox on his folly/ He needs pricking with some holly./ Now let him take this/ an antithesis/ And he will get such gripes/ That even the goose in his gut/ Will cry 'Ouch, get me out/ of these tripes.'/ Rather let him seasonably laugh/ And winnow the wheat, the wit, I mean/ from the chaff" (on the front flyleaf). Ted Hughes 'Shows by explanation and example how modern poets such as Dickinson, Lawrence, Welty, Roethke, Plath, and Larkin captured pictures with words' [per OCLC abstract]. A near fine copy, with very slight soiling to laminated boards [issued without dust jacket]. First edition [Sagar and Tabor A14a; 4000 copies printed (issued in the United States as 'Poetry Is')]. Bookseller Inventory # 71946

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Bishop, Elizabeth

Published by Houghton Mifflin, New York (1946)

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From: MacElderry Books (Moorestown, NJ, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: Houghton Mifflin, New York, 1946. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Light edge wear, DJ light edge wear, old cellotape repairs to verso, limited to 1000 copies, author's first book. Bookseller Inventory # 002822

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