Tim KC Books http://www.timkcbooks.com First editions and signed books Selected Poems of Padraic Colum by Sanford Sternlicht http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Selected-Poems-of-Padraic-Colum_Sanford_Sternlicht.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/colum_selected.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine dustjacket Poetry Mon, 15 Jul 2019 17:04:32 +0000 GMT The Complete Poems by Elizabeth Bishop http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Complete-Poems_Elizabeth_Bishop.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/bishop_collected.jpg'> First edition first printing Near fine in very good but torn dustjacket Poetry Mon, 15 Jul 2019 16:24:04 +0000 GMT Mid-Week Period Return - Home Thoughts of a Native by John Wain http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Mid.dash.Week-Period-Return-.dash.-Home-Thoughts-of-a-Native_John_Wain.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/wain_midweek.jpg'> First edition first printing Number 142 from an edition of 175 copies 85 hardback and 90 paperback signed by the author and illustrator Arthur Keene Fine paperback in near fine integral dustjacket with a small tear Poetry Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:06:42 +0000 GMT Collected Longer Poems by W.H. Auden http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Collected-Longer-Poems_W.H._Auden.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/auden_collectedlonger.jpg'> First edition first printing Near fine with some foxing to the top edge in very good dustjacket Poetry Mon, 15 Jul 2019 13:13:38 +0000 GMT Secondary Worlds by W.H. 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http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Vivian_Christina_Hesselholdt.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/hesselholdt_vivian.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine paperback original Literary Fiction Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:49:02 +0000 GMT The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-God-of-Small-Things_Arundhati_Roy.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/roy_god.jpg'> First edition first printing 1997 Booker prize winner ampquotThick and thinampquot versions were produced Both are first editions Presumably different paper was used Signed by the author to the title page Near fine in near fine dustjacket rubbing to top edges Literary Fiction Mon, 03 Jun 2019 19:31:56 +0000 GMT Hiding in Full View by Alison Watt http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Hiding-in-Full-View_Alison_Watt.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/watt_hiding.jpg'> First edition first printing A book of photographs of an exhibition by Alison Watt influenced by the photographs of Francesca Woodman accompanied by verse from Don Paterson Signed by Don Paterson Fine in white boards with black dustjacket Poetry Mon, 03 Jun 2019 19:16:55 +0000 GMT