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1 Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth. ULTIMA THULE.
Houghton, Mifflin & Co. [Boston]. 1880. (1880). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition, 1st printing per BAL 12223. [i], iv, [vi], [7]-61pp. blank leaf. 16mo. Brown cloth with gilt cover & spine. Giltstamped cameo of a galley, etc. on the front cover. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Steel-engraved frontispiece of the author. Laid paper including endpapers & flyleaves. Steel-engraved frontispiece of the author. This is the first edition of the work titled only Ultima Thule, which preceded publication of In The Harbor: Ultima Thule Part II issued posthumously and mostly contained verses written since the publication of Ultima Thule in 1880. Period bookplate of Stuart W. Jackson on front endpaper. Stuart Wells Jackson (1875 - 1957) was a prominent book collector who founded his own New York City insurance firm and gifted the Stuart Wells Jackson Collection of Manuscripts and Archives to Yale U. Tissue guard over the frontispiece of author missing, corners bumped, some minor wear spots on spine edges o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. SEE PHOTO. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Lourie, Dick. STUMBLING.
The Crossing Press [Trumansburg, NY]. 1973. (1973). 0912278242 / 9780912278247 First Edition Soft Cover Signed
1st edition, 1st printing. 111pp. 8vo. Glossy wraps with a portrait sketch of the poet. Author's signed presentation on back of front cover. Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. SEE PHOTO. ISBN 0912278242. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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