Used Books


Used Books: February 4, 2016

Recently people have brought in some cartons of used books for us to consider buying. There must be a pre-spring cleaning going on. Here's a list of some we picked up. More should follow. As always, if you have questions about the condition of any of these… Read More

Neat Little Sampling

Right around the holidays, we had occasion to purchase some very cool pamphlets, chaps, and journals, and one book. All from the '60s and '70s. A few really/rather rare. Hope you like what you see. As always, please do call or write with inquiries. And… Read More

Used Books, Rare and/or Collectible, 10/28/15

This gathering of recently received used books features several titles which are hard to come by, in some cases extremely hard to come by. Several are handmade examples of the best of the printer's art. It's been a pleasure for us to research these books,… Read More

Used Books: October 17, 2015

The Offense of Poetry by Hazard Adams ($6.50 pb) Flying Blind by Sharon Bryan ($6.50 pb) In the Year of the Comet by Nicholas Christopher ($4.50 pb) All-American Poem by Matthew Dickman ($6.50 pb) The End of the West by Michael Dickman ($6.50 pb) The… Read More

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