Elegy In Exile.
Adonis; Translated by Samuel Hazo.
Item Number: 2365
The Pears Press, 1971.
First edition, one of only 200 copies. Signed by the poet Adonis. Very good in orange wrappers as issued. Translation done by Samuel Hazo.
Other Books by this Author
New York : Harper & Row Publishers, 1974.
First edition of the author’s first collection of children’s poetry. Small quarto, original brown cloth. Stated first edition on the copyright page. Inscribed by Shel Silverstein on the front free endpaper, with an original full page poem, “For Fran “Nothing rhymes with quiche/ Except Hashish/ And if you’d hashish/ Inton this Jewish Quiche/ Instead of lox/ You’d have shown a lot more sophistication/ And given me joy and stoned elation/ But you’ve strained my stomache (sp)/ And strained my patience/ Cause you put that lox into your quiche/ (A receipe of the Jewveau Riche)/ I deplore it, condemn it, Refute it/ and hate it/ Will someone please tell me/ Why I ate it?” Love Shel.” Fine in a near fine dust jacket with some light toning and wear. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1965.
First American edition of the poet’s scarce first book. Review copy with slip laid in. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Mary Oliver on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a small chip to the front panel and a closed tear.
"Two roads diverged in a wood, and I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference": The Road Not Taken; Signed by Robert Frost
New York: Holt, Rinehart and WInston, 1961.
First edition, later printing. Octavo, original green cloth. Signed by Robert Frost on the front free endpaper. In near fine condition with light rubbing to the extremities.
Los Angeles: Green Integer, 2008.
First edition. Small octavo, original illustrated wrappers as issued. Signed by Ko Un on the title page in English and Korean. In fine condition.