Tremor: Selected Poems by Adam Zagajewski (Inscribed)

Tremor:  Selected=Author Name: ZAGAJEWSKI, Adam.

Title: Tremor: Selected Poems.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1985

With a preface by Czeslaw Milosz. Translated from the Polish by Renata Gorczynski. First American edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Near fine in a near fine (light age toning to flaps) dust jacket.

Price = 150.00 USD

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My Life with the Doors by Ray Manzarek (Signed, 1st printing)

Light My Fire:  My Life with the Doors.Author Name: MANZAREK, Ray.

Title: Light My Fire: My Life with the Doors.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Putnam, 1998

Black and white photographs. First printing. SIGNED by the author. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.; 352 pages

Price = 200.00 USD

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Featured Memoirs

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1 BACKUS, Jim and BACKUS, Henny. Backus Strikes Back.
NY Stein and Day 1984 Paperback Near Fine
Paperback edition (probably an advance reading copy). INSCRIBED by Henny Backus, and with a hand written note by her laid in. About fine in pictorial wraps.
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 BOUDREAU, Tyler E. Packing Inferno: The Unmaking of a Marine.
Port Townsend: Feral House, 2008 1932595325 / 9781932595321 Paperback Fine
First printing (paperback). INSCRIBED by the author. Author’s business card laid in. Fine in pictorial wraps.
Price: 12.00 USD
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3 BURROUGHS, Augusten. Dry.
NY St. Martin’s 2003 0312272057 / 9780312272050 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
First printing. SIGNED by the author. Fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 60.00 USD
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4 DENSMORE, John. Riders on the Storm: My Life with Jim Morrison and the Doors.
NY: Delacorte Press, 1990 0385300336 / 9780385300339 Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Black and white photographs. Sixth printing. INSCRIBED by the author: “To Jeff, John Densmore.” Trace foxing on top edge, else fine in a fine dust jacket.
Price: 100.00 USD
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5 GRUMBACH, Doris. Coming Into the End Zone: A Memoir.
NY Norton 1991 0393030091 / 9780393030099 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
First printing. INSCRIBED by the author in the year of publication. Fine in a near fine (slightly sun faded along the spine) dust jacket.
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 HIGHWATER, Jamake. Shadow Show: An Autobiographical Insinuation.
NY: Alfred van der Marck Editions, 1986 0912383240 / 9780912383248 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
First printing. INSCRIBED by the author. Near fine in a near fine (minor edge wear) dust jacket.
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 JULIAN, Joseph. This Was Radio: A Personal Memoir.
NY Viking 1975 0670702994 / 9780670702992 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Introduction by Harold Clurman. First edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Near fine in a very good (age toning about the edges) dust jacket.
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 KAWATO, Masajiro “Mike.” Bye Bye Black Sheep.
n.p.: Masajiro Kawato, 1978 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Black and white photographs. Seventh printing. INSCRIBED by the author. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 LOPEZ, Barry. About This Life: Journeys on the Threshold of Memory.
NY: Knopf, 1998 0679434542 / 9780679434542 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
First edition. INSCRIBED by the author: “To Amy- Barry Lopez.” About fine in like dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 MARZANI, Carl. Education of a Reluctant Radical: Book 1: Roman Childhood.
NY: Topical Books, 1992 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
First edition. INSCRIBED by the author in the year of publication. Light foxing on fore edge, else near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 12.00 USD (more…)

Featured Japanese Literature / Poetry in Translation Titles

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1 FITZSIMMONS, Thomas (translator). Japanese Poetry Now.
NY Schocken Books 1972 0805234381 / 9780805234381 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Remade into English from the Japanese. First edition. Near fine in a near fine (sun fading along the spine) dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 GENSEI. Grass Hill: Poems and Prose by the Japanese Monk Gensei.
NY Columbia University Press 1983 0231056060 / 9780231056069 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Translated by Burton Watson. First edition. Fine in a very near fine (small spot of edge wear at the base of the spine) dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 HAJIME, Kijima (editor). Poetry of Postwar Japan.
Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 1975 0877450552 / 9780877450559 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Translated from the Japanese. First edition. Near fine in a very good (minor shelf wear) dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 HEARN, Lafcadio (translator). Japanese Lyrics.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1915 Paperback Fair
Part of The New Poetry Series. First edition thus (paperback). Well worn and age darkened, else fair in stiff boards with detached dust wrapper. ; 86 pages
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 KUKI Shuzo. Kuki Shuzo: A Philosopher’s Poetry and Poetics.
Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2004 0824827554 / 9780824827557 Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket
Translated from the Japanese and edited by Michael F. Marra. First printing. As new in like dust jacket.
Price: 60.00 USD
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6 PHILIPPI, Donald (translator). This Wine of Peace, This Wine of Laughter: A Complete Anthology of Japan’s Earliest Songs.
NY Grossman Publishers 1968 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket
With black and white photographs by Kuzunishi Sosei. First American edition. Very good in a good (edge worn and faded) dust jacket.
Price: 18.00 USD
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7 SAKUTARO, HAGIWARA. Face at the Bottom of the World and Other Poems.
Rutland Charles E. Tuttle 1969 0804801762 / 9780804801768 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Translated from the Japanese by Graeme Wilson. Paintings by York Wilson. First printing. Previous owner’s name and date on front free endpaper, else fine in a near fine, price clipped dust jacket.
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 SAKUTARO, Hagiwara. Face at the Bottom of the World and Other Poems.
Rutland Charles E. Tuttle 1969 0804801762 / 9780804801768 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Translated from the Japanese by Graeme Wilson. Paintings by York Wilson. First printing. Previous owner’s name on front free endpaper, else near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 SHIKISHI, Princess. String of Beads: Complete Poems of Princess Shikishi.
Honolulu University of Hawaii Press 1993 0824814835 / 9780824814830 Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Translated from the Japanese with an introduction and notes by Hiroaki Sato. First printing. Remainder dot on spine, else fine in a fine dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 SHIMPEI, Kusano. Frogs &. Others.
NY Grossman 1969 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Translated from the Japanese by Cid Corman and Kamaike Susumu. Illustration s by Ohno Hidetaka. First American edition. Fine in a near fine (minor edge wear) dust jacket.
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 TAKAMURA, Kotaro. Chieko’s Sky.
Tokyo: Kodansha International, 1978 0870113135 / 9780870113130 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Translated from the Japanese by Soichi Furuta. Illustrated by Chieko Takamura. First edition thus. INSCRIBED by the translator in the year of publication. Fine with a wrap-around band in a near fine acetate dust jacket.
Price: 50.00 USD
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12 WATSON, Burton (translator). Japanese Literature in Chinese [Volume 1]: Poetry & Prose in Chinese by Japanese Writers of the Early Period.
NY: Columbia University Press, 1975 0231039867 / 9780231039864 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
First edition thus. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 40.00 USD
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“Where the Wild Things Are” by Maurice Sendak (Inscribed by Author with Drawing)

Where the Wild Things Are.Author Name: SENDAK, Maurice.

Title: Where the Wild Things Are.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Harper & Row, 1988
ISBN Number: 0060254920 / 9780060254926

1964 Caldecott Medal winner. Basis for the 2009 film. Illustrated by the author. First printing of the 25th anniversary edition. INSCRIBED by the author (with a small drawing): “For Roger / Maurice Sendak / Oct. ’91.” Near fine in a near fine (small, light stray pen mark in upper corner of front panel, lower corner of front flap is clipped – original $12.95 price is still intact in the upper corner) dust jacket with the Caldecott Medal emblem on the front panel.

Price = 2000.00 USD

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Limited Signed Edition of “Ernesto Garcia Cabral: A Mexican Cartoonist” (1923)

Ernesto Garcia Cabral:  A Mexican Cartoonist.Author Name: CONWAY, George Robert Graham.

Title: Ernesto Garcia Cabral: A Mexican Cartoonist.

Binding: Paperback
Book Condition: Very Good
Publisher: Mexico City: Private Circulation, 1923

58 black and white illustrations. Limited edition: this copy is number 63 of 150 copies. Presented by the author to Mr. and Mrs. James Forgie. Light shelf wear and aging, else very good or better in printed wraps.

Price = 1500.00 USD

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