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Home Remedies: New and Selected Poems, 1961-1981

By: Axelrod, David B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1982

Edition: First

Inscription: For my grandmother, Esther Kransberg (1882-1862)

Seller ID: CCC145.1


"If any poet working in America at present has the power to smash complacency, it is [Axelrod].... If his work is news to you, you're lucky to hold this book in your hand. Here, from several collections now hard to obtain, are some of the most lovely, harrowing, and outrageously funny poems from his first twenty publishing years. For good measure, there is a trove of new work besides." --X. J. Kennedy "David B. Axelrod's New and Selected Poems is a striking and extre... View more info

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Home Remedies: New and Selected Poems, 1961-1981

By: Axelrod, David B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1982

Edition: First

Inscription: For my grandmother, Esther Kransberg (1882-1962)

Seller ID: CCC145.2


"If any poet working in America at present has the power to smash complacency, it is [Axelrod].... If his work is news to you, you're lucky to hold this book in your hand. Here, from several collections now hard to obtain, are some of the most lovely, harrowing, and outrageously funny poems from his first twenty publishing years. For good measure, there is a trove of new work besides." --X. J. Kennedy "David B. Axelrod's New and Selected Poems is a striking and extremely... View more info

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A Dream of Feet

By: Axelrod, David B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1976

Edition: First

Inscription: For Joan, Writing

Seller ID: CCC105.2


"I enjoy David B. Axelrod's work. In many ways, he stands at the center of contemprory traditions; in other ways, his virtues are rare. As readily readable as excellent prose, Axelrod's poems (for they ARE poems) offer further pleasures: Axelrod is a master of the serious pun, of the metaphor nobody else would have imagined, of the kind of rime you don't notice unless you're looking for it Many of the poems in A Dream of Feet, such as the title poem, are outrageously fu... View more info

Amagansett Cycle

By: Butscher, Edward

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1979

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC121.1


Poems set in Amagansett, Long Island, where people are asparagus on the beach. View more info

Amagansett Cycle

By: Butscher, Edward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1979

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC121.2


Poems set in Amagansett, Long Island, where people are asparagus on the beach. View more info

Amagansett Cycle

By: Butscher, Edward

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1979

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC121.3


Poems set in Amagansett, Long Island, where people are asparagus on the beach. View more info

Unfinished Sequence

By: Butscher, Edward

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1981

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC131.1


A chapbook of an unfinished sequence which serve as a metaphor for the concetp that poems are never really finished, just abandoned. View more info

Unfinished Sequence

By: Butscher, Edward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1981

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC131.2


A chapbook of an unfinished sequence which serve as a metaphor for the concetp that poems are never really finished, just abandoned. View more info

Unfinished Sequence

By: Butscher, Edward

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1981

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC131.3


Poems from the unfinished chapbook which serve as a metaphor for the concept that poems are never really finished, just abandoned. View more info

Sweeter Than Vivaldi

By: Clemente, Vince

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA & Krakow, Poland, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2002

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCCLI.1


An Italian-American poet, living in Sag Harbor, Long Island, writes of his "salient runnel of melody," which, to him, is sweeter than Vivaldi. View more info

Sweeter Than Vivaldi

By: Clemente, Vince

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA & Krakow, Poland, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2002

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCCLI.2


An Italian-American poet, living in Sag Harbor, Long Island, writes of his "salient runnel of melody," which, to him, is sweeter than Vivaldi. View more info

Sweeter Than Vivaldi

By: Clemente, Vince

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA & Krakow, Poland, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2002

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCCLI.3


An Italian-American poet, living in Sag Harbor, Long Island, writes of his "salient runnel of melody," which, to him, is sweeter than Vivaldi. Signed and lettered by the author and the artist. View more info

Poet to Poet #1: Bridging the Waters—Swansea to Sag Harbor

By: Clemente, Vince & Thabit Jones, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Swansea, Wales, The Seventh Quarry & Cross-Cultural Communications: 2008

Edition: First

Seller ID: TSQCCC1


Long Island poet of Sag Harbor, Vince Clemente, shares with Swansea, Wales, poet, Peter Thabit Jones in a chapbook that bridges the waters between America and the United Kingdom. View more info

Paumanok: Poems and Pictures of Long Island

By: Donnelly, Kathaleen, Compiler/Editor

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC999.1


"Paumanok is a beautiful book, whether judged by its visual appearance or its words—the superb quality of the images, the sound of the poems. This anthology, which celebrates the cycle of the seasons, documents an aspect of Long Island far removed from the intensity of expressways, frenetic pace of contemporary life. Paumanok! The name evokes a magic. We must each find our own Paumanok, discover our secret place. Entering the pages of this book, we are transported t... View more info

Paumanok: Poems and Pictures of Long Island

By: Donnelly, Kathaleen, Compiler/Editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC999.2


"Paumanok is a beautiful book, whether judged by its visual appearance or its words—the superb quality of the images, the sound of the poems. This anthology, which celebrates the cycle of the seasons, documents an aspect of Long Island far removed from the intensity of expressways, frenetic pace of contemporary life. Paumanok! The name evokes a magic. We must each find our own Paumanok, discover our secret place. Entering the pages of this book, we are transported t... View more info

5,000 Bells

By: Fishman, Charles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2004

Edition: First, Limited

Seller ID: CCC009.1


Holocuast-themed poems by the editor of Blood to Remember. View more info

5,000 Bells

By: Fishman, Charles

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2004

Edition: First, Limited, Signed & Lettered

Seller ID: CCC009.2


Holocuast-themed poems by the editor of Blood to Remember. Special signed & lettered (A-Z) edition. View more info

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Entrances to Nowhere

By: Hand, J. C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1977

Edition: First

Inscription: For Myra

Seller ID: CCC110.1


"J. C. Hand's poems are exciting to follow. One wants to discover where they are going and why, and the reader stays alert, feeling so much more aware of objects and events. She writes sensuously, deep into the flesh, very much herself." --David Ignatow, author of "Notebooks: and "Selected Poems" "The tough poetry one expected from the suburbs is coming now, from the craft of women. This book by J. c. Hand shows it approaching its best. It is a poetry of confrontati... View more info

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Entrances to Nowhere

By: Hand, J. C.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1977

Edition: First

Inscription: For Myra

Seller ID: CCC110.2


"J. C. Hand's poems are exciting to follow. One wants to discover where they are going and why, and the reader stays alert, feeling so much more aware of objects and events. She writes sensuously, deep into the flesh, very much herself." --David Ignatow, author of "Notebooks: and "Selected Poems" "The tough poetry one expected from the suburbs is coming now, from the craft of women. This book by J. c. Hand shows it approaching its best. It is a poetry of confrontation, l... View more info

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The Facts of Life

By: Hand, J. C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1987

Edition: First

Inscription: For David, Jessica, Emily & Daniel

Seller ID: CCC157.1


A 48-page Women Writers Chapbook 3, by a poet living in Rocky Point, Long Island. J. C. Hand is a graduate of Bard College, The Johns Hopkins University, and the University of Iowa Writers Workshops. She is both a poet and a novelist, the director of a non-profit writing service, Writers Unlimited Agency, the Vice-President of he Alliance of New York Writers and Publishers, Inc., and a frequent convener and teacher of creative writing courses on college campuses on Long ... View more info