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141 ALDRIDGE, Alan (illustrator). Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper Feast.
NY: Grossman Publishers (Viking), 1975 0670197866 / 9780670197866 Hardcover Near Fine 
Based on William Roscoe's THE BUTTERFLY BALL AND THE GRASSHOPPER FEAST (1807). Illustrated in collaboration with Harry Willock. Verses by William Plomer. Nature notes by Richard Fitter. First American edition. Near fine in glossy illustrated boards. No dust jacket, as issued. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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142 ALDRIDGE, Alan (illustrator). Peacock Party: A Sequel to The Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast.
NY: Viking, 1979 067054549X / 9780670545490 Hardcover Fine 
Illustrated in collaboration with Harry Willock. Verses written with George E. Ryder. First edition. Fine in glossy illustrated boards. No dust jacket, as issued. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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143 ALEXIE, Sherman. Old Shirts & New Skins.
Los Angeles: University of California, 1996 0935626360 / 9780935626360 Paperback Very Good Illustrated by Elizabeth Woody 
Third printing (paperback). Creased across the top of the front panel, else very good in illustrated wraps. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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144 ALEXIE, Sherman. One Stick Song.
Brooklyn: Hanging Loose Press, 2000 1882413768 / 9781882413768 Paperback Fine 
First paperback printing. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Fine in illustrated wraps. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Half-Inch Himalayas., ALI, Agha Shahid.
145 ALI, Agha Shahid. Half-Inch Himalayas.
Middletown: Wesleyan University Press, 1987 0819521310 / 9780819521316 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First edition. INSCRIBED by the author to the late Greg Kolovakos in 1988. Fine in a near fine (small corner crease to rear flap), price clipped dust jacket. An interesting association copy. ; 58 pages 
Price: 200.00 USD
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146 ALIGHIERI, Dante. Dante's Inferno.
NY: Schocken Books, 1966 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
The annotated BBC edition, in Italian and English. Edited by Terence Tiller. First edition thus. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper, else very good in a very good (edge worn, faded along the spine) dust jacket. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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147 ALIGHIERI, Dante. Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri.
NY: Columbia University Press, 1967 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Translated from the Italian by Jefferson Butler Fletcher. A later printing. Very good in a very good (age toning) dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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148 ALIGHIERI, Dante. New Life (La Vita Nuova / Vita Nova).
NY: Brentano's, 1914 B00DRHHOL6 Hardcover Very Good Illustrated by Evelyn Paul 
Translated from the Italian by Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Illustrated with color plates and elaborate decorations by Evelyn Paul throughout. With music by Alfred Mercer. Printed by Camperfield Press, Saint Albans, England. First edition thus. Large octavo, bound in beige cloth with gilt, blue, and brown lettering and ornamentation, top edge gilt, uncut fore and bottom edges, pattern design endpapers. Minor edge wear and bumping, previous owner's book-plate on front paste-down, else very good. No dust jacket. ; 162 pages 
Price: 350.00 USD
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149 ALIGHIERI, Dante. New Life of Dante Alighieri.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1889 Hardcover Very Good 
Translated from the Italian by Charles Eliot Norton. A later printing. Small quarto, bound in dark green cloth with gilt lettering and borders on the spine, bevelled board edges, top edge gilt, brown endpapers. Light shelf wear and aging, else very good. ; 149 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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150 ALIGHIERI, Dante. New Life of Dante Alighieri.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1892 Hardcover Very Good 
Translated from the Italian by Charles Eliot Norton. First edition thus. Worn and faded along the spine, else very good in burgundy cloth. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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151 ALLEN, Dick. Anon and Various Time Machine Poems.
NY: Delacorte Press, 1971 B000INWLQK Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Stated first printing. Very good in a very good (light edge wear at the spine ends and corners) dust jacket. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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152 ALLEN, Paula Gunn. Blind Lion.
Berkeley: Thorp Springs Press, 1974 0914476319 / 9780914476313 Paperback Fine 
The author's first book. First edition (paperback). Fine in red, illustrated stapled wraps. Scarce.; 40 pages 
Price: 450.00 USD
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153 ALLEN, Paula Gunn. Shadow Country.
Los Angeles: University of California, 1982 0935626263 / 9780935626261 Paperback Near Fine 
A collection of poems. First edition (paperback). Slightly sun faded along spine, else near fine in illustrated wraps. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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154 ALLEN, Paula Gunn. Skins and Bones: Poems, 1979-87
Albuquerque: West End Press, 1988 0931122503 / 9780931122507 Paperback Very Good 
First edition (paperback). Very good or better in illustrated wraps. ; 69 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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155 ALLINGHAM, William. The Fairies: A Poem.
NY: Henry Holt, 1989 0805010033 / 9780805010039 Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Michael Hague 
First printing thus. Remainder mark on bottom edge, else fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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156 ALLMAN, John. Clio's Children: Dostoevsky at Semyonov Square and Other Poems.
NY: New Directions, 1985 0811209350 / 9780811209359 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First edition. James Laughlin's business card is laid in. Near fine in a near fine (light age toning to flaps)dust jacket. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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157 ALTA. Deluged with Dudes: Platonic & Erotic Love Poems to Men.
Berkeley: Shameless Hussy Press, 1989 0915288591 / 9780915288595 Paperback Near Fine 
First edition (paperback). INSCRIBED by the author. Short closed edge tear at the base of pages 13/14, else near fine in illustrated wraps. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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158 ALTA. Letters to Women.
Berkeley: Shameless Hussy Press, N.D. Paperback Near Fine 
First edition (paperback). Near fine in illustrated stapled wraps. ; 28 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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159 ALTA. No Visible Means of Support.
San Lorenzo: Shameless Hussy Press, 1971 Paperback Very Good 
First edition (paperback). Fading and light soiling to covers, else very good in illustrated stapled wraps. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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160 ALVAREZ, Julia. Homecoming.
NY Grove Press 1984 0394538552 / 9780394538556 Hardcover Good in Very Good dust jacket 
The author's scarce first collection of poems. First printing. Ex-library copy with typical markings, rear free endpaper has been removed, else good in a very good (light fading along the edges) dust jacket that has no library markings. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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