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1 LINES, Written on Passing Bristol College. 7 verses of 8 lines each all in typographic border.

Edges frayed, sep at mid horizontal. SIGNED, "Steamboat, 1837". 9 1/2 x 8". Located in Bucks Co. PA, founded by Episcopal Education Society. College closed 1837. "Thy name be ne'er forgot" but nothing said about closed! (69940561)
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2 POETRY - MERRILL JAMES, JIM HARRISON, DAVID WAGONER, PETER DE VRIES, MARION STROBEL, LOUIS ARAGON, DYLAN THOMAS, E. E. CUMMINGS
Chicago 1941-69 
[Partial run]. Oct 1941 - March 1946; July 1946 - Dec 1946; April - Sept 1957. Nov 1957 - Sept 60; Oct 1961 - Sept 1963; Apr 1964 - Sept 1969. Vol 59-67; 68(4)-69(3); 90, 91(2)-96; 99-102, 104-111. In all 29 vols, of which 4 are not cloth bd. Those in cloth w/ lib marks. The first 8 vols w/ cover flecks. Appears to be over 180 issues. No run this extensive online. (5712848574)
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3 (anonymous) (Vachel Lindsay)
unknown 1931 
4pp. This is a four p. typewritten presentation (speech?) on Lindsay, laid into a memorial (?) folder with his picture on front and with his 56 line "On the Building of Springfield" poem printed on pages 2 and 3. (6026653824) 
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4 (Auden, W. H.) COLLECTION OF FIVE TITLES BY OR ABOUT W. H. AUDEN

Osborne, THE LIFE OF A POET*; Spencer, W. H. AUDEN, A TRIBUTE*; Auden, THE DYER'S HAND; Rouse, THE POET AUDEN*; Buell, W. H. AUDEN AS A SOCIAL POET. New York. 1974 etc. First four all vg in fine unclipt dj. Those w/ * are first U.S. ed. Last no dj, second ed. THE DYER'S HAND dj w/ some age soil. Extra shipping. (5972274411)
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5 Aldrich, Thomas Bailey with music by Albert Robert. BELLAGIO
NY with Chicago Co-op. 1889 
5pp. Sheet music removed. Unfoxed, two inch tear to free front leaf; expected edge frays. Free from foxing. Relatively unknown, Robert collaborated with Frank Sherman to publish another musical effort in 1890. Bellagio is INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Robert. Interestingly, neither title located per OCLC. (5947250973)
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6 Barrax, Gerald THE DEATHS OF ANIMALS AND LESSER GODS
Lexington, KY 1984 
73pp. First ed. Fine in wrps. Afro-American author. Callaloo Poetry Series. (5269674579)
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7 Bauer, Charles J. SONGS OF ADVENTURE.
(Silver Springs, MD) 1973 
49pp. Wrps, vg. One poem: " Old Alburn". Inscribed and signed by author. Ohio native & journalist. OCLC locates one lib w/ a copy, not in Maryland (9/14). (4680490038)
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8 Bauer, Charles J. SONGS OF NATURE.
(Silver Springs, MD) 1973 
(28)pp. Wrps, vg. Inscribed and signed by author. Ohio native & journalist. Not listed per OCLC (9/14). Maryland. (4680571020)
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9 Bauer, Charles J. SONGS OF THE DROLL & WHIMSICAL.
(Silver Springs, MD) 1973 
(12)pp. Wrps, v.g. Poems include: " Pious cat". SIGNED by author. Ohio native & journalist. Not listed per OCLC (9/14). Maryland. (4680530529)
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10 Beattie, James THE MINSTREL
London 1858 
(vi)(2)(90)(1)notespp. Some call this Beattie's most influential book, here in impressive binding, royal blue floriated cl w/ gilt cover title pane, SIGNED AW (A. H. Warren), beveled edges and gilt bkstrp. All gilt bright, corners sharp; all edges gilt. Binder's ticket of Bane & Son. Modest foxing with 33 illust by Birket Foster. (5965228977)
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11 Bierce, Ambrose THE COLLECTED WORKS OF AMBROSE BIERCE VOLUME IV - SHAPES OF CLAY
NY 1910 
376pp. V.g. in half cream & brown mrbld bds. the bkstrp creases w/old dust. Known for his short stories & novels, Bierce here presents a collection of his poetry. A Neale Press book, this is vol. IV of Bierce's works, complete in itself. No copy of the complete set on line. The set was last listed at three thousand plus. (5291742174)
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12 Bierce, Ambrose THE COLLECTED WORKS OF AMBROSE BIERCE VOLUME V - BLACK BEETLES IN AMBER
NY 1911 
410pp. V.g. in half cream & brown mrbld bds. the bkstrp creases w/old dust. Known for his short stories & novels, Bierce here presents a collection of his poetry. A Neale Press book, this is vol. VI of Bierce's works, complete in itself. The set listed at three thousand plus. (5291701683)
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13 Cadets of the United States Military Academy PEGASUS REMOUNTS AN ANTHOLOGY OF VERSE
(West Point) 1929 c.7"x5" 
111pp. Paper covers. Two creases. Vg. Poetry by West Pointers. OCLC locates copies in two lib, not at Carlisle or Ft McNair. (5909756307)
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14 Cady, Stanton H. VISTAS IN VERSE
Parsons, WV 1978 
84pp. First ed. Paper covers, the white background w/ very modest aging. Poetry. SIGNED by author w/ also a five line SIGNED inscription. No copies listed per OCLC (1/14). (5938707372)
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15 Clark, Esther Mary THE CALL OF KANSAS AND OTHER VERSES
Lawrence, KS 1910 
16(1)colophonpp. First ed. Vg in paper over bds. 5" x 4". OCLC locates copies in three lib. Another ed, this same year found in two locations (4/14). (5960289075)
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16 Clark, Lucy (comp.) THE BARRETT LIBRARY. WEGELIN COLLECTION OF LATER NINETEENTH-CENTURY MINOR AMERICAN POETRY 1821-1899.
Charlottesville, VA 1962 12mo 
(10)107pp. First ed. Fine. Incls a 30-p. index. Biblio. entries for books collected by Wegelin. Literature. Bibliography. (3552167832)
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17 Congreve, William A PINDARIQUE ODE, HUMBLY OFFER'D TO THE QUEEN
London 1706 Folio 
(6)(1)-10pp. First ed. Modest foxing. Seated in later bds. Vestiges of small label (on front), but no stamps and no other marks on text. (5771115123)
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18 Cummins, E. E. COLLECTION OF HIS POEMS
Np c.1950 14" x 8 1/2" 
13pp. Mimeo. Poems include "Sonnets of Love", "Sonnets", "Portraits", "Clansons Innocentes", "War Poems", "Love Poems", "Miscellaneous Verse", "Epitaph For a Little Girl" and "Memorabilia". I believe these may be from a hand out for either a class or speaking engagement (if EEC did such), possible when he was at Princeton. (5838006255)
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19 Davis, Richard Beale; Kenneth Knickerbocker; and Richard M. Kelly (editors) TENNESSEE STUDIES IN LITERATURE
Knoxville 1956-73 
First 13 near fine in original paper covers, balance near fine in publisher's cloth. Each issue is focused on a literary topic such as American, Medieval, Eighteenth Century, etc. Some vols on line to eighty each! 21 vol. (5919514638)
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20 Duryee, Marjorie THE IMAGE COLECTOR II - V.
Portland, ME 1964+ 
Vg. in mildly soiled dj. Mildly musty. All four INSCRIBED and SIGNED "Marjorie." Singles on line to twenty. For the four... 4 vol. (5598542481) 
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