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Saules Pulkstenis

By: Adamsons, Eriks

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Riga, Apgads Latvju Gramata: 1942

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 001348

Condition: Very Good


121pp. A very good, clean, copy. Ne velti dzejnieks J. Sudrabkalns Adamsona radito pasauli devejis par latviskota rokoko pasauli --- Adamsons butiba tragisku situaciju atklaj komiska rotaliguma vai neoromantiska stoicisma: "Kad mani vaja neveiksmes, Ka seskam slazda kad man klajas, Tad paciesos, jo zinu es - Tas Kungs ar mani rotalajas"""(V. Vecgravis) View more info

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Atskanu Chronika

By: Alnpeke, Ditleb ( Ditlebs Alnpeke )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Riga, SiA Kopa: 1993

Seller ID: 004155

Condition: Very Good +


298pp. Tiny fine notation on btm of tp. else a very good, clean, bright, tight unmarked copy. Ditleba Alnpekes "Rimju Chronika Atdzejojis Jekabs Saiva R. Klaustina ievads un piezimes Atskanu hronika lidzas Indrika hronikai ir otrs nozimigakais stastosas vestures avots par krusta kariem Baltija un vietejo tautu brivibas cinam 13.gadsimta. Ta sniedz ticamas zinas it ipasi par 13.gs. otras puses notikumiem - par Livonijas ordena cinu pret kursiem, zemgaliem un liet... View more info

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Dumpinieka Miniaturas

By: Atoms, Hugo

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Windsor Gardens S.A. [Adelaide?], Sadarbs: 1965

Seller ID: 002909

Condition: Very Good


81pp. 250 copies. A very good, clean tight copy. "Tumsadainais bralis" - "Par brali saukt tevi varu/ tikai melnaja nakti,/apskaut tavus plecus/ un mierinat,/ runat par brivibu/ un vienlidzibu,/ jo gaisa diena/ vel bistas patiesibas... No putekliem/ tu esi celies varens, stalys tavs brunais augums,/gaiss tavs acu raugs:/ tu esi un vienmer busi/ mans bralis!---" : View more info

Wilderness Tips

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart Inc.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000951

Condition: Almost As New


247pp. Previous ownership and date on ffe., otherwise an atractive clean bright tight almost as new copy. Signed by author "Margaret Atwood" on title page under name. "Her writing here is darkly comic, witty, profound, and remarkable. She captures in each story that fleeting moment in time when someone's life has changed unalterably."(Maclen - Amazon) View more info

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Good Bones

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Toronto, Coach House Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000946

Condition: Almost As New


153pp. + acknowledgements and Coachouse publications. An atractive, shiny, bright, tight copy. almost as new. Signed by the author on the half title, "For Inara - best- Margaret Atwood " new collection of parable, monologue, mini-romance and mini-biography, speculative fiction, prose lyric, outrageous recipe and reconfigured fairy tale"(Publisher) View more info

Mind Landscapes Poems And Drawings

By: Baruss, Rita

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Peterburough, Touch and Go Studios: 1981

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000987

Condition: Good + +


30pp. Slight sunning. Top of spine has a small vertical 1.5 cm split. Otherwise a good ++ copy, clean and tight. Illustrated by the author. Signed by the author with a dedication to the recipients "- upon the stream/between the two extremes/ floats the eye of vision-" View more info

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Piemineklis Kazai

By: Berzins, Uldis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Riga, Liesma: 1980

Seller ID: 004164

Condition: Very Good +


72pp. A very good, clean, tight copy. Autora pirma dzejas gremata kura 13 gadus mekle izdosanu. " 1972. gada krajuma manuskripts "Liesma" tiek iesniegts ar nosaukumu "Bruninieks un Sanco Pansa", 1975. gada ar nosaukumu "Marsiesu bikses". Neviens no tiem netiek izdots, kaut ari Rakstnieku savieniba stingri iestajas par krajuma izdosanu." "Ta sasodita alergija pret katru jaunumu, katru kaut mazako neparastuminu, no neprasmes atskirt jaunu kvalitati no tas butaforijas, - ... View more info

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Poetisms Baltkrievs Dzeja

By: Berzins, Uldis

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Riga, Liesma: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004165

Condition: Very Good


Berzins ir loti talantigs autors, kas neapsaubami spej radit istu dzeju, bet ne vienmer paliek dzejas normalaja gultne ----- nerekinasanas ar robezam ir viena no autora pieejas galvenajam ipasibam. Berzins dzejo ta, ka vinam sadu vai tadu iemeslu del liekas izdevigi, nevis ta, ka no vairak tradicionalu lasitaju viedokla ir "pareizi". " ( G. Plavkalns) "Dzejnieks --- runa par dazadu laikmetu un tautu kulturas ietekmi uz musdienu cilveka dveseli, parada sarezgitos vestur... View more info

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Nenotikusie Atentati Dzeja

By: Berzins, Uldis

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Riga, Liesma: 1990

Seller ID: 004166

Condition: Very Good +


158pp. A very good, clean, tight copy. with the exile poet's A Zemdega's neat, inconspicuous ownership sig. on the t.p. " Uldis Berzins, --- devets par latviesu poetikas reformetaju" "Krajums iecerets ka autora saruna ar "liriskiem varoniem" nu jau tik tuvaja XXI gadsimta un ka meginajums izprast savu atbildibu nakamas eras cilveka prieksa. Autora stils ari saja gramata ir tikpat savdabigs un neatdarinams. Ta ir dzeja, kas reize ir ari proza vai melodija, vecmodigs t... View more info

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Laiks

By: Berzins, Uldis; Kronbergs, Juris

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Stockholm Riga, Memento Zvaigzne: 1994

Seller ID: 003964

Condition: Very Good +


128pp. A very good, clean, bright, tight copy. In Latvian. Cover and illustrations by Gvido Augusts. "This poetic collaboration or poetic brainstorming, took place during the years of the breakdown of the Soviet empire and the first year of the free Latvian state. It is a personal reflection on time, on many levels, as well as a futile protest against its inevitable flow" (Publishers) "Pardomas par laika kategorijam tiek talak risinatas krajuma Laiks. Tas ir Jura Kronbe... View more info

Prieksajuta Premonition Dzeja Poetry

By: Caklais, Maris

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Riga, Liesma: 1987

Seller ID: 000673

Condition: Very Good +


143pp. Translated by Ruth Speirs Almost as new. "...commitment expresses itself in tenderness as well as irony, but most often in a streak of compassion that feeds his poetry like an underground stream." (A. Ivaska) " Dear reader, set your watch by Caklais's clock. What time is it.... by Caklais's.. it is The Hour of the Hedgehog, the Second of the Grasshopper..."( Andrei Voznesensky) View more info

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Latviesu Literara Dzive Un Literatura ASV Un Kanada 1950-1965

By: Daukste - Silasproge

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Riga, Valters Un Rapa: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004051

Condition: Fine


798pp. Illustrated. Detailed footnotes indexes. Fine. Unread. Includes a six page English language overview. Dr. Ingunai Daukstei-Silasprogei jaizsaka pateiciba par vinas literari kulturologisko parskatu par attiecibam starp laikmetu un musu trimdas rakstniecibu, par vienkopus savaktajiem vertigajiem izpetes materialiem, kas atklaj savdabigas skautnes, tematiskus lokus, sava laika pulsu, idejas un noskanas. Sejuma vertibu palielina fotografiju, literaru publicejumu vaku... View more info

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Tala Zeme, Tuvi Laudis

By: Daukste - Silasproge, Inguna

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Riga, Literaturas, Folkloras Un Makslas Instituts: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004052

Condition: Almost As New


719pp. Detailed indexes. Almost as new. SIGNED Both cover edges have experienced a slightly noticeable bump, otherwise a fresh, crisp unread copy. 14 page English summary. "Gramata atklaj mazzinamas lappuses viena latviesu trimdas rakstniecibas, kulturas un literaras dzives atzara, kas kops 1947. gada izskanas veidojies talaja, nereti mitiem apvita kontinenta, latviesu vidu saukta par 5. kontinentu - Australija un nedaudz ari Jaunzelande, un aizsniedzas lidz Latvijas v... View more info

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Vai Vel Dievkocins Zied Mates Kapu Lauka

By: Eglitis, Andrejs

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Latviesu Jauneklu Kristiga Savieniba: 1955

Seller ID: 002803

Condition: Very Good +


77pp. A very good, clean, tight copy. Text in Hartman's elegant caligraphic hand. Striking full page illustrations . Milotas mates piemina ka smalka sudraba stidzina stigo cauri Andreja Eglisa dzejai, ta iemuzinata daudzos veltijuma dzejolos, izlase "Vai vel dievkocins zied mates kapu lauka" View more info

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Vientulis Un Dzirotajs

By: Eglitis, Anslavs

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Riga, Valtera Un Rapas Akc. Sab. Apgads: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003410

Condition: Very Good +


136pp. A very good, clean, tight, unmarked copy. Rebound with original paper covers preserved after front free endpaper." Anslava Eglisa pirma dzejas gramata. Anslavs Eglitis kopa ar Eriku Adamsonu iedami loti izsmalcinata estetisma virziena atradusi kadu agrak neienemtu poziciju , kas vinu izteiksmei un pantiem pieskir pievilcigu svaigumu. Anslavu Egliti var apskaust dazs labs dzejas meistars, --- Egli sa lirikas stila izpauzas elegants smins, ironija, viegla ske... View more info

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Kastalavots

By: Eglitis, Viktors

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Shippenville Pa., Upeskalna Apgads River Hill Press: 1960

Seller ID: 002700

Condition: Very Good +


79pp. Corners lightly bumped. Some slight yelloing to covers. #169 of a numbered edition of 200. Handset type. Else very good, clean, tight, bright copy. Jana Vesela prieksvardi Anslava Eglisa sakartojums. So gramatu ar roku salicis, iespiedis un iesejis Roberts Jaskovskis sava Upeskalna spiestuve 1960.gada, septembri - decembri divi simti numuretos eksemplaros. Teksta burti - 10 punktu Old Style 2, papirs - Ticonderoga Antique Text. Sis gramatas numurs : No 169 View more info

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Bedas Uz Nebedu

By: Elsbergs, Klavs

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Riga, Liesma: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004013

Condition: Very Good


110pp. A very good, clean, unmarked copy. " Klava Elsberga krajums "Bedas uz nebedu" lasitaju noskano divejadi: gan drastiski (nebedniba, pargalviba, draiskuliba) gaisi, gan ironiski smeldzigi. Lasot so dzeju rodas viegla, reizem pat rotaliga noskana, kas mudina parvaret dzives sapigos un tragiskos brizus, pasmaidot par sevi, par pasauli, vardu sakot - tvert bedas uz nebedu" ( Atlants) " Pirmas gramatas skaudrais godigums tapa piedots, pat uzslave... View more info

I.e. (New Years: Return of the Life force) Selection of Poetry 1967-1974

By: G, Laimons Juris

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Topanga CA, Poet Papers: 1975

Seller ID: 000727

Condition: Very Good


138pp. Illustrated. Very good, clean. tight copy. Author is the recipient of the J. Rabindranath Tagore Poet's award for his "Freedom Poems For Bangladesh" "How can we live with fictitious differences such as color, class or religious ideas?... We all have but one mother Earth, so we should take care of this temporary abode"(Author) View more info

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Vejs No Juras 1924 Dzejas 1926

By: Grots, Janis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Riga, Kulturas Balss: 1927

Seller ID: 002850

Condition: Very Good


78pp. Rebound, " Grots piedalijas dzelzcelnieku streika 1921. gada, darbojas kreiso studentu organizacijas, vairakkart apcietinats. Grots bija viens no zurnala "Trauksme" dibinatajiem. No 1926. lidz 1934. gadam - laikraksta "Socialdemokrats" literaras dalas vaditajs. -- Pirmie dzejolu krajumi - "Pavasara udeni" (1925), "Vejs no juras" (1927), "Vakara makoni" (1930) - ir trauksmaini, nemierpilni, kas noliedz kapitalistisko is... View more info

When Day Is Done

By: Guest, Alfred A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Reilly & Lee Co: 1921

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000959

Condition: Very Good


191pp. A very good, clean, tight copy with very slight wear. Paper shows light ageing. Signed by the author on the half title. " Sincerely Yours Edgar A Guest. July 1921" "sentimental, optimistic poems" "Shunned by "those highbrow, longhair intellectual critics and writers," Guest followed a clear and simple formula to journalistic success: "I take simple everyday things that happen to me and I figure it happens to a lot of other people and I make simple rhymes out of ... View more info

Rivers Among Rocks

By: Gustafson, Ralph

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart Limited: 1960

Seller ID: 000927

Condition: Very Good +


Unpaginated with 43 poems. Wrapper or dj. part of spine. "French flaps" Some very mild ageing to spine, otherwise covers white and clean. Interior, very good + , bright and tight. Attractively illustrated by Frank Newfeld. "his transformation as a poet is clearly observable in Rivers among rocks (1960), which was the first of his books to be published in Canada, and in some ways the real beginning of his accomplishments. (B. Whiteman) "-- lyrical blending of wonder... View more info

On Earth as it is on Heaven

By: Heighton, Steven

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Erin, The Porcupine's Quill: 1995

Seller ID: 000932

Condition: Almost As New


236pp. An almost as new copy, appears unread. Signed by Heighton on title page: "For Inara Steven Heighton Oct 14 95" "One of the best books produced by a Canadian writer in a decade or more." (Vancouver Sun) "Heighton writes convincingly - switching smoothly between lyricism and the erotic, between grandeur and an elegiac mood. He can carve out a scene of beauty in a few words, but is also able to realize the unremarkable with a vivifying simplicity." (Times Liter... View more info

Stalin's Carnival

By: Heighton, Steven

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kingston, Quarry Press: 1989

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000953

Condition: Almost As New


96 p. New Canadian Poets Series. An atractive, almost as new copy signed by the author on the ffe. "For Inara Steven Heighton Oct/14 95" Book won the the Lampert Award for best first book of poetry. Heioghton has subsequently received many more awards for his writing. "Heighton transforms the rhetoric of dictatorship into poetic occasions; his Stalin "carves from the body of the world an order hewn in his own image." In the book's final section --- he offers an alter... View more info

The Ecstasy of Skeptics

By: Heighton, Steven

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Concord On., House of Anansi Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000954

Condition: Almost As New


107pp. A fresh, bright, tight, almost as new copy signed by the author on the half title. " For Inara, At Harbourfront, All best, Steven Heighton Oct. 14/95" "A sensitively conceived collection strong in poetic form, lyricism and emotion - a virtuoso performance. Governor General's Award Jury citation " View more info

Tenebrae

By: Hill, Geoffrey

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001015

Condition: Almost As New


48pp. Very good, clean, bright, tight, almost as new copy, unpriceclipped. " After the expansiveness of "Mercian Hymns", Hill returns to tight forms and religious themes in Tenebrae with astonishing results. The opening poem, "The Pentecost Castle", picks up Spanish love poetry to fabricate a beautiful, yet painful, music. Pain is not absent from the sonnet sequence "Lachrimae" either; it is there in the address to the "Crucified Lord"... View more info