New York: New Rivers Press, 1970. First Edition. Paperback. As new first edition of his first book. Drawings by Mary E. Miner. Better known as a novelist, Baxter began his career with two volumes of poems. Gorgeous collector's copy.
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New York: New Rivers Press, 1974. First Edition. Paperback. Baxter's uncommon second book of poems, 1 of 400 copies in wrappers. There were 200 hardcover copies as well. Near fine condition.
New York: Adventures in Poetry, 1974. First edition. Paperback. 4to. Early collection of captioned cartoons by Baxter. A near fine clean copy in tall side-stapled wrappers. No limitation provided, but usually this publisher used very small print runs of only a few hundred copies.
No Place: Spork Press, 2010. First edition. Hardcover. Small hardbound volume. 28 pp. A fine copy in thick illustrated cardboard covers with printed pink spine. Decorated endpapers. Issued without dustwrapper.
New York: Harper and Row, 1986. First edition. Cloth. 8vo. 88 pp. A handsome near fine copy in red cloth binding in fine unclipped dustwrapper.
No Place: Privately Printed, 1963. First edition. Paperback. Slender volume of poems by Clements who is well known as the publisher of a bibliography of the works of beat poet Michael McClure as well as being friends with numerous writers including Barry Gifford who based his first novel, in part...
Cambridge: Richard Brukenfeld, 1955. First edition. Paperback. 8vo. 35 pp. Introduction by P. L. B. First edition of the beat poet and novelist's first book. Published when the author was only 25 years old. A very good copy in bound printed wrappers with general light soiling to the covers Spine...
San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1958. Second printing. Paperback. Square pocket paperbound book. 48 pp. A volume of poetry by Corso with introduction by Allen Ginsberg. Published as Pocket Poets Series Number Eight. This was Corso's second volume of poems following The Vestal Lady of Brattle. Internlly clean. Covers somewhat...
San Francisco: Diane Di Prima, 1972. First edition. Paperback. Small square paperbound volume. One of two thousand trade copies printed at Bradford Printing in Denver. Sticker shadow to rear cover else a clean well-bound copy in illustrated wrappers.
No Place: Privately Printed, 1968. Second edition. Paperback. Folio. A good copy of this slender collection of 34 related poems by Di Prima. One of several different editions of this book, but this one likely represents the second edition with only 34 poems. provided free to all and distributed at...
San Francisco: City Lights, 1971. Fourth edition. Paperback. Small pocket paperbound volume. 124 pp. Published as City Lights Pocket Poets Series: Number 27. A sharp, clean near fine copy in bound printed wrappers.
New York: Full Court Press, 1975. First edition. Paperback. 8vo. 77 pp. A very good copy in bound wrappers. First trade paperbound edition.
San Francisco: City Lights, 1961. First edition. Paperback. Pocket paperbound book. Issued as The Pocket Poets Series Number Fourteen. Later issue of Ginsberg second book (seven lines of text on rear cover, perfectbound, $1.50 price). A handsome very good copy with light toning to cover edges. Except for Howl, perhaps...
San Francisco: City Lights, 1977. First edition. Paperback. Pocket paperbound book. Issued as Pocket Poets Series Number Thirty Five. A very good copy in bound printed wrappers. 123 pp plus bibliographic info at rear of volume.
San Francisco: City Lights, 1982. First edition. Paperback. Small, square pocket paperbound book. 111 pp. Stated first printing. A sharp, clean very good plus copy in bound wrappers.
New York: Totem / Corinth, 1961. First edition. Paperback. 8vo. Stapled wrappers with cover illustration by Gilbert Sorrentino. A volume of early poems by Ginsberg with an introduction by William Carlos Williams. 47 pp. Pages tanned with age. Toning to edges of covers. A good to very good example.
San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1967. First edition. Paperback. Small square paperbound book. 81 pp. Published as The Pocket Poets Series Number Twenty One. Light spotting to top edge else a clean very good example. Uncommon book in the series. Beat poetry at its best.
New York: Corinth, 1971. First edition. Paperback. Trade paperbound book of poems. 76 pp. A very good copy in bound decorated wrappers. Review Copy with publisher's Review Slip laid in. This copy with a half-page INSCRIPTION by the author and dated in year of publication.
No Place: Privately Printed, No Date. First edition. Loose Sheets. Fifteen numbered and typed sheets, printed on rectos only. Typescript for what would become the book of the same name published in 1978 by Jordan Davies. First page has a hand-illustration by McClure and he has INSCRIBED it at the...
New York: New Directions, 1974. First edition. Paperback. Trade paperbound edition. The simultaneous first paper edition of this collection of poems. 151 pp. A very good copy in bound wrappers. This copy simply INSCRIBED "For Allen - Michael". We believe this was inscribed to poetry editor Allen De Loach. Review...
San Francisco: Four Seasons Foundation with Dave Haselwood Books, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Wide 8vo. The book has been printed in handset Joanna and Tuscan Graile types by letterpress. A fine copy in blue boards printed in gold. One of only 50 copies such and SIGNED by the poet. Protected...
No Place: Frontier Press, 1969. First edition. Paperback. A ten page chapbook by the beat poet. Previously published in Foot Magazine. This edition designed and printed by Graham Mackintosh. A fine copy in stapled wrappers. SIGNED by the poet.
Boston and London: Shambhala, 1999. First edition. Paperback. Tall, narrow bound wrappers. 118 pp. Fine condition. SIGNED by the poet on the title page. First edition, first printing.
Sudbury: Water Row Press, 1985. First edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Fine press book published in a slender edition of only 50 hand-numbered and SIGNED copies. A SIGNED tipped in photograph of Kerouac by George Poirier is present at rear of book as called for. A fine copy in boards, issued without dustwrapper.
Hartford: Potes & Poets Press, 1982. First edition. Paperback. 8vo. A fine copy of this poetry chapbook. One of 300 copies in decorated stapled wrappers.