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Annotated Bibliography of Books by The Poet's Press and Its Imprints, 1971-2019.


A

  1. Allegretti, Joel. Father Silicon. 72 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2006.

  2. ———. Father Silicon. 72 pp. Second printing. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2008. ———. Father Silicon. 72 pp., 7 x 10 inches. Third printing. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2009.

  3. ———. The Plague Psalms. Paperback, 7 x 10 inches. 78 pp. Full-color version, third edition. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2013.

  4. ———. The Plague Psalms. PDF ebook edition, 78 pp. Full-color version, third edition. [This full-color edition restores the color graphics that were used in the first edition, which had been printed using color inkjet and dye-sub printing.] Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  5. Andreyev, Leonid and Mikhail Artsybashev. Two Russian Exiles: Selected Fiction. Edited/adapted and introduced by Brett Rutherford. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 266 pp. Pittsburgh PA: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2019.

  6. An Anniversary Collection 1984-1988. Edited by The Pawtucket (RI) Arts Council. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] 86 pp. Jointly published by The Poet’s Press and Pawtucket Arts Council. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1988.

  7. Artsybashev, Mikhail and Leonid Andreyev. Two Russian Exiles: Selected Fiction. Edited/adapted and introduced by Brett Rutherford. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 266 pp. Pittsburgh PA: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2019.

  8. As If The World Had Not Known Sorrow: 1984-85 Contest Issue. Edited by Stone Ridge (NY) Poetry Society. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] 44 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1985.

  9. Azzouni, Jody. Hereafter Landscapes. [Cover art and illustrations from the paintings of John Martin (1789-1843).] Oblong book, paperback. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2010.

  10. ———. Hereafter Landscapes. Second edition. Paperback, oblong book, 56 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  11. ———. The Lust for Blueprints. First printing. [Laser and dye-sub printed on acid-free paper.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1999.

  12. ———. The Lust for Blueprints. Second edition. PDF ebook edition. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  13. ———. The Lust for Blueprints. Second printing. [Offset printed with laser print color pages bound in.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2001.


B

  1. Bailis, Moira. The Antidote to Prejudice: The Collected Poems of Moira Bailis, Volume 1. Hardcover, 6 x 9 inches, 272 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2013.

  2. ———. The Antidote to Prejudice: The Collected Poems of Moira Bailis, Volume 1. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 272 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2013.

  3. ———. The Antidote to Prejudice: The Collected Poems of Moira Bailis, Volume 1. PDF ebook edition, 272 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  4. ———. It Has To Do With Seeing: The Collected Poems of Moira Bailis, Volume 2. Hardcover, 6 x 9 inches, 328 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2013.

  5. ———. It Has To Do With Seeing: The Collected Poems of Moira Bailis, Volume 2. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 328 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2013.

  6. ———. It Has To Do With Seeing: The Collected Poems of Moira Bailis, Volume 2. PDF ebook edition, 328 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  7. Bey, Hakim. Chaos: The Broadsheets of Ontological Anarchism. 48 pp. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound. Two printings.] Providence, RI: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 1985.

  8. ———. Chaos: The Broadsheets of Ontological Anarchism. Second printing. 48 pp. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] Providence, RI: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 1986.

  9. ———. Chaos: The Broadsheets of Ontological Anarchism. Third printing. 48 pp. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] Providence, RI: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 1986.

  10. Beyond the Rift: Poets of the Palisades. Edited by Paul Nash, Denise Laneve, David Messineo, Susanna Rich, and John J. Trause. 168 pp., hardcover, 6 x 9 inches. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2010.

  11. Beyond the Rift: Poets of the Palisades. Edited by Paul Nash, Denise Laneve, David Messineo, Susanna Rich, and John J. Trause. 168 pp., paperback, 6 x 9 inches. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2010.

  12. Burt, Lucille. Neither Created Nor Destroyed. Philbrick Poetry Prize Chapbook 14. 48 pp. [Co-published with The Providence Athenaeum.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2012.


C

  1. Carothers, Robert. Freedom and Other Times. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1972.

  2. Chandler, Tom. One Tree Forest. 56 pp. [Offset printed.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1992.

  3. ———. The Sound the Moon Makes As It Watches. Illustrations by Talin Megherian. 68 pp. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1988.

  4. Clarke, J. J. The Crow of the Moon. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] 32 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1987.


D

  1. DaFazio, Marjorie. A Quiet Noise. 32 pp. New York :The Poet’s Press. 1972.

  2. Davidson, Richard. Ribbon of Smoke and Stars. 20 pp. New York :The Poet’s Press. 1980.

  3. ———. Song of Walt Whitman. (Verse play.) PDF ebook, a facsimile of the 1975 Poet's Press edition. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2015.

  4. ———. Song of Walt Whitman. 40 pp. Offset printed. With an introduction by Donald Lev. [A verse play. Given a staged reading that year at Westbeth, directed by Brett Rutherford with a cast of Equity Actors and poets. This book had several printings.] New York: The Poet’s Press. 1975.

  5. Debut. Literary Journal of Edinboro State College. Printed for the college. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1973.

  6. deWeever, Jacqueline. Rice-Wine Ghosts. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 76 pp. Set in oversize Jensen type. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2017

  7. ———. Trailing the Sun’s Sweat. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 80 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2015.

  8. ———. Trailing the Sun’s Sweat. PDF ebook edition, 80 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  9. Dobkins-Dikinis, Claudia. First Poems. A PDF facsimile of a chapbook from 1974. Pittsburgh PA: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 2015.

  10. ———. First Poems. Offset printed. 24 pp. New York:Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 1974.

  11. Dragonette, Ree, and Denis Sivack. Apogee. [Printed by The Poet's Press for the authors under the Calliope Publications imprint.] 32 pp. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1972.

  12. Drucker, Joseph. Blood and Other Poems. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1971.


E

  1. Eklund, George. The Infant Dawn. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1972.

  2. Ellis, Pomona. The Promise of Another Tomorrow. 88 pp. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1973.

  3. Erbe, Arthur. Continuum. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 140 pp. Pittsburgh, PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.


F

  1. Fitzroy, A.T. (pseud. Rose Allatini). Despised and Rejected. (Novel.) 300 pp. Annotated edition by Brett Rutherford. Providence, RI: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2010.

  2. Flynn, George. The High Ground. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1972

  3. ———. Zingers. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1978.


G

  1. Gerig, Bruce. Miss Clam and Miss Claw. [Drawings and verse.] New York: The Poet’s Press. 1972

  2. ——— (as Jack Knife). The Perfect Man. Offset printed at The Poet's Press. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1974.

  3. Giles, Dolores. Arguello East and the Bluebird of Happiness. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1973.

  4. ———. Stepchildren of Arguello East. 32 pp. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1972.

  5. Glasgow, Boruk. A Mobile Alchemy. 64 pp. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1978.

  6. ———. Adventures of Little Self. Offset printed. 96 pp. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1976.

  7. ———. Rare Book Renegade. 64 pp. Offset printed. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1977.

  8. ———. Solid State. 64 pp. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1975.

  9. ———. Tale of a Sufi Surfer. 68 pp. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1975.

  10. Glen, Emilie. 77 Barrow Street. Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound. 36 pp. Title-page watercolor by Jane Madson-McCabe. Weehawken NJ: The Poet’s Press. 1984.

  11. ———. Dark of Earth. 16 pp.. Weehawken NJ: The Poet’s Press. 1983.

  12. ———. Glenda and Her Guitar, Emilie and Her Piano. [Laser print on acid-free paper, hand-bound.] 48 pp. Illustrations by Pieter Vanderbeck. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1991

  13. ———. A Hero Somewhat. 24 pp. New York: B Rutherford Books (The Poet’s Press). 1979.

  14. ———. Late to the Kitchen. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1976.

  15. ———. Moon Laundry: Rediscovered Poems and Fiction. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 60 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  16. ———. Moon Laundry: Rediscovered Poems and Fiction. PDF ebook edition, 60 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  17. ———. Rails Away. [Limited edition, numbered and signed. Laser print on acid-free paper, hand-bound. Oversized type and wood engravings of railroad scenes of New York State.] Weehawken NJ: The Poet’s Press. 1983.

  18. ———. Roast Swan. 50 pp, [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] Weehawken NJ: The Poet’s Press. 1984.

  19. ———. Roast Swan. B. Rutherford: Books imprint. 78 pp, [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] Weehawken NJ :B. Rutherford Books (The Poet’s Press). 1984.

  20. ———. The Writings of Emilie Glen 1: Poems from Chapbooks. [First version, with oversize type.] 6 x 9 inches. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2009.

  21. ———. The Writings of Emilie Glen 1: Poems from Chapbooks. Second edition. 330 pp., paperback. [Reset in smaller type than the first printing.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2012.

  22. ———. The Writings of Emilie Glen 1: Poems from Chapbooks. Second printing. PDF ebook edition, 330 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  23. ———. The Writings of Emilie Glen 2: Fiction and Prose Poems. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 198 pp. Introduction by Brett Rutherford. Cover art includes a wood engraving by John De Pol. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2016.

  24. ———. The Writings of Emilie Glen 2: Fiction and Prose Poems. Second printing. PDF ebook edition. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  25. ———. The Writings of Emilie Glen 3: Poems from Magazines. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 222 pp. Introduction by Brett Rutherford. Cover art includes a wood engraving by John De Pol. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2016.

  26. ———. The Writings of Emilie Glen 3: Poems from Magazines. PDF ebook edition. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  27. ———. The Writings of Emilie Glen 4: Poems from Manuscripts. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 152 pp. Introduction by Brett Rutherford. Cover art includes a wood engraving by John De Pol. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2017

  28. ———. The Writings of Emilie Glen 4: Poems from Manuscripts. PDF ebook edition. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  29. ———. Twat Shot. Chapbook. 12 pp. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1972.

  30. ———. Up to Us Chickens. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1972.

  31. ———. Up to Us Chickens. 2nd edition. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1998.

  32. ———. Up To Us Chickens. Third printing. Offset printed with blue frontispiece. Stapled, 24 pp. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1980.

  33. Greco, Emilie. Things to Do When Dead. Offset printed. 48 pp. With a foreword by Barbara A. Holland. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1976.

  34. Group 74. Edited by Edward Butscher, Roberta Gould, and Donald Lev. PDF Ebook. With a foreword by Robert Kramer. Pittsburgh, PA: The Poet’s Press. 2020.


H

  1. Hayn, Annette. Calendar House. Illustrations by Deborah Leslie Hayn. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1990.

  2. ———. Chamber Music: New and Selected Poems. Second edition, expanded. Hardcover, 6 x 9 inches. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2009.

  3. ———. Chamber Music: New and Selected Poems. Second edition, expanded. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2009.

  4. ———. Chamber Music. Hardcover edition. 2001.

  5. ———. The Crossing. With illustrations by Deborah Leslie Hayn. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] Weehawken NJ:The Poet’s Press. 1984.

  6. ———. Enemy on the Way to School: Poems of a German Jewish Childhood. First edition was ink jet printed on acid-free paper and hand bound. Weehawken NJ: The Poet’s Press. 1994.

  7. ———. Enemy on the Way to School: Poems of a German Jewish Childhood. Second editon. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 64 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2006.

  8. ———. Enemy on the Way to School: Poems of a German Jewish Childhood. Second editon. PDF ebook, 64 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2006.

  9. ———. Enemy on the Way to School: Poems of a German Jewish Childhood. Second printing. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 64 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2016.

  10. ———. Enemy on the Way to School: Poems of a German Jewish Childhood. Second printing. PDF ebook edition, 64 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  11. ———. Journeys Around One Point. 64 pp. New York: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 1980.

  12. ———. One Armed Flyer. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1976.

  13. Heine, Heinrich. Germany: A Winter's Tale. Bilingual edition. Translated by Jacob Rabinowitz. Foreword by Brett Rutherford. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 208 pp. Illustrations by Jim Cheff. Pittsburgh PA: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2016.

  14. ———. Germany: A Winter's Tale. Bilingual edition. Translated by Jacob Rabinowitz. Foreword by Brett Rutherford. PDF ebook edition, 208 pp. Illustrations by Jim Cheff. Pittsburgh PA: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2018.

  15. Holland, Barbara A. After Hours in Bohemia: Lost Poems from Notebooks, Manuscripts and Magazines. Includes critical articles and reviews about the poet, poems completed and reconstructed from notebooks.. Pittsburgh: The Poet’s Press. 1978. Print copies available on demand.

  16. ———.. Autumn Numbers. New York: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 1978.

  17. ———. Autumn Numbers. Second edition. PDF ebook. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  18. ———. Autumn Wizard. [This chapbook was a sampler of the poems to be included in the two-volume set, Crises of Rejuvenation, and was presented as a surprise birthday present to the poet during a reading at The Poet’s Press loft.] New York: The Poet’s Press. 1973.

  19. ———. Autumn Wizard. [This chapbook was a sampler of the poems to be included in the two-volume set, Crises of Rejuvenation. New cover by Scott Randall Kerr, hand-colored with water color on each copy. New title-page. Offset printed.] New York: The Poet’s Press. 1974.

  20. ———. The Beckoning Eye: Poems from Magazines. Pittsburgh, PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  21. ———. Burrs. [Book completely reset and redesigned with Gothic ornaments.] 44 pp. New York: B. Rutherford Books (The Poet’s Press). 1980.

  22. ———. Burrs. 44 pp. New York:Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 1977.

  23. ———. Collected Poems Volume 1. New York: B. Rutherford Books (The Poet’s Press). 1980.

  24. ———. Crises of Rejuvenation, Vol 1. [Poet's Press Grim Reaper imprint.] 48 pp. Offset printed. Hand-bound (stapled) with a wraparound dust jacket glued to a blank cover. New York:Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 1974.

  25. ———. Crises of Rejuvenation, Vol. 1. 48 pp. Second printing. Offset printed. Hand-bound (stapled) with a wraparound dust jacket glued to a blank cover. New York: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 1976.

  26. ———. Crises of Rejuvenation Vol 2. Offset printed. New York: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 1974.

  27. ———. Crises of Rejuvenation Vol 2. Second printing. New York: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 1977.

  28. ———. Crises of Rejuvenation. 30th Anniversary Edition (3rd edition, revised). [Single-volume edition with notes by Brett Rutherford, based on interviews with the poet.] 106 pp., 7 x 10 inches. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2006.

  29. ———. Crises of Rejuvenation. 30th Anniversary Edition (3rd edition, revised). Second printing. [Single-volume edition with notes by Brett Rutherford.] Paperback, 7 x 10 inches, 106 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2013.

  30. ———. Crises of Rejuvenation. 30th Anniversary Edition (3rd edition, revised). Single-volume edition with notes by Brett Rutherford. PDF ebook edition, 106 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  31. ———. Crises of Rejuvenation. Single-volume edition with notes by Brett Rutherford. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1986.

  32. ———. In the Shadows. Frontispiece drawing by Jane Madson-McCabe. [Laser print on acid-free paper, hand-bound.] 30 pp. Weehawken NJ:The Poet’s Press. 1984.

  33. ———. Medusa: The Lost First Chapbook. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 80 pp. Set in oversize Adobe Jensen type. Edited by Brett Rutherford from the Barbara A. Holland papers. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  34. ———. On This High Hill. (reprint facsimile). Offset printed on brown kraft "butcher paper." New York: The Poet’s Press. 1974.

  35. ———. Out of Avernus: The Exiled Sorceress and the Fallen Priestess. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 80 pp. Edited by Brett Rutherford from The Barbara A. Holland papers. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  36. ———. The Secret Agent and Other Poems from Notebooks & Chapbooks. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 156 pp. Edited by Brett Rutherford from the Barbara A. Holland papers. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  37. ———. Selected Poems, Volume 1. PDF Ebook, 6 x 9 inches. Edited by Brett Rutherford. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2020. (Print copies available on demand).

  38. ———. Selected Poems, Volume 2. PDF Ebook, 6 x 9 inches. Edited by Brett Rutherford. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2020. Print copies available on demand.

  39. ———. The Shipping on the Styx. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 108 pp. Edited by Brett Rutherford from The Barbara A. Holland papers.Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.


J

  1. Jones, Thomas D. Genealogy X. 60 pp. [Ink jet printed on acid-free paper and hand-bound. Two printings.] Weehawken NJ: The Poet’s Press. 2000.

  2. ———. Genealogy X. Second edition. PDF ebook. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  3. ———. Voices from the Void. 124 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2008.

  4. ———. Voices from the Void. Second printing. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 124 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  5. ———. Voices from the Void. Second printing. PDF ebook, 124 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.


K

  1. Katz, Michael. The Crossing. Offset printed. 1974?.

  2. Kelley, Kathleen M. The Waiting Room. Philbrick Poetry Prize Chapbook 12. [Co-published with The Providence Athenaeum.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2010.

  3. Korsun, Risa. Crossroads of Time. Offset printed chapbook, 32 pp. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1975.


L

  1. Lafleche, Ellen. Workers’ Rites. Philbrick Poetry Prize Chapbook 13. 48 pp. Co-published with The Providence Athenaeum. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2011.

  2. Lev, Donald. There Is Still Time. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] 34 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1985.

  3. ———. There Is Still Time. New edition. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1998.

  4. ———. There Is Still Time. PDF ebook edition, facsimile of print book. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  5. Lewis, Matthew Gregory. Tales of Wonder, Volume 1. Corrected and revised. Edited and annotated by Brett Rutherford. PDF ebook edition, 246 pp. Pittsburgh PA: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2018.

  6. ———. Tales of Wonder, Volume 1. Corrected and revised. Edited and annotated by Brett Rutherford. Providence, RI: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2011. ———. Tales of Wonder, Volume 1. Edited and annotated by Brett Rutherford. Hardcover, 6 x 9 inches. Providence, RI: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2010.

  7. ———. Tales of Wonder, Volume 1. Edited and annotated by Brett Rutherford. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches. Providence, RI: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2010.

  8. ———. Tales of Wonder, Volume 2. 294 pp. Edited and annotated by Brett Rutherford. Providence, RI: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2012.

  9. ———. Tales of Wonder, Volume 2. PDF ebook edition, 294 pp. Edited and annotated by Brett Rutherford. Pittsburgh PA: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2018.

  10. Lyman, Richard (pseud. Richard Bush-Brown). In the Silence of Scorpions. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1971.
  11. ———. In the Silence of Scorpions. Second edition. PDF ebook. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.


M

  1. May Eve: A Festival of Supernatural Poetry. Edited by Brett Rutherford. 64 pp. [This landmark collection marked what might be called “The New York Gothic School,” presenting the supernatural poems of four New York poets: Claudia Dobkins, Barbara A. Holland, Shirley Powell, and Brett Rutherford. Illustrated by Scott Randall Kerr, then a high-school student in Teaneck, NJ. The book was premiered at a gala reading in Ree Dragonette’s loft in Westbeth.] New York:Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 1975.

  2. Melhem, D.H. Notes on 94th Street. 66 pp. Two printings. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1972

  3. Messineo, David. Twenty Minutes of Calm: Poems of Nature, Scene & Season. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 42 pp. [Designed in the style of an Elbert Hubbard Roycroft book.] Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  4. Meta-Land: Poets of the Palisades II. Edited by Paul Nash, Denise La Neve, David Messineo, Susanna Rich, and John J. Trause. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 250 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2016.

  5. Metzger, Th. Hydrogen Sleep and Speed: A Verse Tale of Egypt, Rommel, Angry Gods, Caligari & Amphetamines. 134 pp. With digital montage art by Brett Rutherford. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2011.

  6. Miller, Edmund: Fucking Animals. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1973.

  7. Milstein, Stuart. A Dream in Eden. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1976.

  8. Morrison, Morris R. Prologue and Performances. [The first book published under The Poet's Press imprint.] New York:The Poet’s Press. 1971.

  9. Murphy, Stanley. Short Poems for a Long Journey. [Jointly published by The Poets Press and Gyro Publications. Printed offset at The Poet's Press. Covers hand-colored with pastel marbling (no two alike).] New York:The Poet’s Press. 1972.

  10. Murray, Catherine. Lights in the Water. Introduction by Mary Ferrari. [Laser and ink jet print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] Boston: The Poet’s Press. 1993.


N

  1. Newman, Louis. Burn, Yellow Candle, Burn. Offset printed. New York: The Poet's Press. 1972.

  2. Newman, Louis. Tear Down the Walls.. Offset printed. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1973.


O

  1. O’Connell, David. A Better Way to Fall. Philbrick Poetry Prize Chapbook 15. Paperback, 36 pp., 6 x 9 inches. [Co-published with The Providence Athenaeum.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2013.

  2. On the Verge: Poets of the Palisades III. Anthology with 80 poets and artists. Pittsburgh: The Poet's Press. 2020.


P

  1. Poet's Press Catalog and Anthology. 72 pp. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand bound (stapled). A sampler of 1987-88 Poet's Press and Grim Reaper books.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1987.

  2. Poets Fortnightly (NY). Edited by Barbara A. Holland and Brett Rutherford. [This was New York City's first Poetry Calendar, listing poetry events in all New York boroughs. Also included some poems and book reviews. Subscribers sent stamps for the number of issues they wished to receive. Printed offset and mailed from The Poet's Press loft.] Issued 1973-74. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1973.

  3. Poets Fortnightly (RI), a free poetry sampler. At least six issues published and distributed in Providence, RI. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1991.

  4. Powell, Shirley. Alternate Lives. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1990.

  5. ———. Alternate Lives. Second edition. PDF ebook. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  6. ———. Other Rooms. [Laser printed on acid free paper and hand bound.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1997.

  7. ———. Other Rooms. Second edition. 112 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2009.

  8. ———. Other Rooms. Second edition. PDF ebook edition, 112 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  9. ———. Rooms. Laser print on acid-free paper and hand bound. 56 pp. Weehawken NJ: The Poet’s Press. 1984.

  10. ———. Rooms. Second printing. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1986.

  11. ———. Villages and Towns. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] 56 pp. Boston: The Poet’s Press. 1993.

  12. Prometheus. Pilot issue of a journal, dated Summer 1971. Edited by Brett Rutherford. Only about 50 copies bound and issued. Title-page and some ad type set by hand in Goudy types and proofed on a 9x12" Kelsey letterpess. Some unsold copies of the book City Limits are bound in as a center section. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1971.

  13. Providence Lovecraft Friends 2000-2003. Edited by Brett Rutherford. Second edition. PDF ebook of the local Providence Cthulhu Prayer Society newsletters. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.


R

  1. Rashbaum, Burt. Of the Carousel. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 72 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  2. Rathenow, Lutz Kontakte (Contacts): Poems and Writings of Lutz Rathenow. Translated by Boria Sax. Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound. A few hardcover copies were also hand-bound. Facing-pages German and English. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1985.

  3. ———. Kontakte (Contacts): Poems and Writings of Lutz Rathenow. Translated by Boria Sax. Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound. Second printing. Facing-pages German and English. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1987.

  4. Rhode Island Writers Circle Anthology 2003. Edited by Rose Pearson, Victoria Hollmann, and David Howard. Hardcover edition. 224 pp. [Published jointly with The Writers’ Circle.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2003.

  5. Rhode Island Writers Circle Anthology 2003. Edited by Rose Pearson, Victoria Hollmann, and David Howard. Paperback edition, reprint of 2003 hardcover. 224 pp. [Published jointly with The Writers’ Circle.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2007.

  6. Rhode Island Writers Circle Anthology 2007. Edited by Rose Pearson. Hardcover edition. 224 pp. [Published jointly with The Writers’ Circle.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2007.

  7. Rhode Island Writers Circle Anthology 2007. Edited by Rose Pearson. Paperback edition. 224 pp. Published jointly with The Writers’ Circle. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2007.

  8. Rhode Island Writers Circle Anthology 2008. Edited by Rose Pearson. 260 pp. 6x9 inches. Hardcover and paperback editions. [Drama, fiction, nonfiction and poetry. Published jointly with The Writers’ Circle.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2008.

  9. Rhode Island Writers Circle Anthology 2010. (Drama, nonfiction, fiction and poetry.) Edited by Rose Pearson. 184 pp., paperback. 6x9 inches. [Published with The Rhode Island Writers’ Circle.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2010.

  10. Rich, Susanna. Beware the House. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 146 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  11. Rutherford, Brett. An Expectation of Presences: New Poems and Revisions. 364 pp., paperback, 6 x 9 inches. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2012.

  12. ———. An Expectation of Presences: New Poems and Revisions. PDF ebook edition, 364 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  13. ———. Anniversarium: The Autumn Poems. First edition. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] 40 pp. Weehawken NJ:The Poet’s Press. 1984.

  14. ———. Anniversarium: The Autumn Poems. Second edition, expanded. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] 26 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1986.

  15. ———. Anniversarium: The Autumn Poems. Third edition, expanded and revised. [Offset printed. Also a bibliography of Poet's Press books.] 98 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1996.

  16. ———. Anniversarius: The Book of Autumn. Third edition, revised and expanded. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2011.

  17. ———. Anniversarius: The Book of Autumn. Deluxe color edition, from third edition, revised and expanded. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 160 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2013.

  18. ———. Anniversarius: The Book of Autumn. Deluxe color edition, from third edition, revised and expanded. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 160 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  19. ———. At Lovecraft's Grave. Illustrated by Richard Sardinha. [Hand-bound edition, oblong.] 64 pp. Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1988.

  20. ———. Chiggers: Poems and Writings in Progress. [This limited-edition chabpook was created as part of Brett Rutherford's graduate work at University of Rhode Island.] Providence, RI: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2006.

  21. ———. City Limits. PDF ebook. Facsimile of a pre-Poet’s Press book by Rutherford. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2017.

  22. ———. Crackers At Midnight: New Poems and Revisions 2015-2017. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 126 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  23. ———. Crackers At Midnight: New Poems and Revisions 2015-2017. PDF ebook edition, 126 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  24. ———. Doctor Jones and Other Terrors. 32 pp, oblong format, with color digital art. Providence, RI: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 2008.

  25. ———. Doctor Jones and Other Terrors. Second printing. Paperback, 32 pp., oblong format, with color digital art. Providence, RI: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 2013.

  26. ———. The Doll Without A Face: New Poems & Revisions 2018-2019. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 130 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  27. ———. Fatal Birds of the Soul. A Poem Cycle. With 8 illustrations in color. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2020.

  28. ———. Fête: A Poem of Dark Affection. 16 pp. Fifty copies hand-bound in blank red suede-finish covers. Illustrated by Scott Randall Kerr. New York: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 1975.

  29. ———. Five Plays & A Monologue. 118 pp. Print-on-demand edition; very few copies circulated. Providence: The Poet’s Press. 2008.

  30. ———. The Gods As They Are, On Their Planets. 208 pp. 7 x 10 inches. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2005.

  31. ———. The Gods As They Are, On Their Planets. 208 pp. PDF ebook edition. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2005.

  32. ———. The Gods As They Are, On Their Planets. Second edition, revised. (Some poems that appeared in the original edition of this book have been revised and moved to the companion volume, Prometheus on Fifth Avenue.) Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 217 pages. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  33. ———. The Gods As They Are, On Their Planets. Second edition, revised. (Some poems that appeared in the original edition of this book have been revised and moved to the companion volume, Prometheus on Fifth Avenue.) PDF ebook edition, 217 pages. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  34. ———. The Gods As They Are, On Their Planets. Second printing, with corrections. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2007.

  35. ———. The Gods As They Are, On Their Planets. Third printing. Paperback, 7 x 10 inches. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2011.

  36. ———. In Chill November: New Poems 1989. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound. Limited edition of 200 numbered copies.] 32 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1990.

  37. ———. In Chill November: New Poems 1989. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound. Limited edition of 200 numbered copies.] 32 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1990.

  38. ———. The Inhuman Wave. New poems and revisions 2019-2020. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2020.

  39. ———. Last Flowers: The Romance and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe and Sarah Helen Whitman. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound, with custom typefaces designed for this book. 82 pp. 8-1/2 x 11 inches. This book was debuted at The Providence Athenaeum library, with actors portraying Poe and Mrs. Whitman in a one-act play written by Norman George.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1987.

  40. ———. Last Flowers: The Romance and Poetry of Edgar Allan Poe and Sarah Helen Whitman. Fourth edition, second printing. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 164 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2016.

  41. ———. Last Flowers: The Romance and Poetry of Edgar Allan Poe and Sarah Helen Whitman. Fourth edition. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 164 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2011.

  42. ———. Last Flowers: The Romance and Poetry of Edgar Allan Poe and Sarah Helen Whitman. Hardcover edition, 160 pp. [Introductory essay expanded and revised for this edition.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2003.

  43. ———. Night Gaunts: An Entertainment Based on the Life and Writings of H P Lovecraft. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand bound. Additional text in this volume includes, “At Lovecraft's Grave,” an elegy written for the 50th anniversary of Lovecraft’s death, and several other HPL-related poems. 250 copies were printed, with a handful in hardcover.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1988.

  44. ———. Night Gaunts: An Entertainment Based on the Life and Writings of H P Lovecraft. 2nd edition, revised 2005, with “Poetica Lovecraftiana.” Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2005.

  45. ———. Night Gaunts: An Entertainment Based on the Life and Writings of H P Lovecraft. 2nd edition, revised, with Poetica Lovecraftiana. [Laser printed on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] 72 pp. Boston: The Poet’s Press. 1993.

  46. ———. Night Gaunts: An Entertainment Based on the Life and Writings of H P Lovecraft. Second printing of 2nd edition, revised 2005, with Poetica Lovecraftiana. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 94 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2008.

  47. ———. Night Gaunts: An Entertainment Based on the Life and Writings of H P Lovecraft. Second printing of 2nd edition, revised 2005, with Poetica Lovecraftiana. PDF ebook edition, 94 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  48. ———. Poems from Providence. Illustrations by Pieter Vanderbeck. [Offset printed in an edition of 1,000 copies.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1991.

  49. ———. Poems from Providence. 20th anniversary edition, revised and expanded. 256 pp. PDF ebook edition. Illustrations by Pieter Vanderbeck. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2011.

  50. ———. Poems from Providence. 20th anniversary edition, revised and expanded. 256 pp., paperback, 6 x 9 inches. Illustrations by Pieter Vanderbeck. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2011.

  51. ———. Prometheus Chained. PDF ebook edition. Pittsburgh, PA: The Poet’s Press. 2016.

  52. ———. Prometheus on Fifth Avenue. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] 56 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1987.

  53. ———. Prometheus on Fifth Avenue. Second edition, revised. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 262 pages. (Poems from the 1987 Prometheus on Fifth Avenue were combined with some poems from The Gods As They Are, On Their Planets for this new book.) Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  54. ———. Prometheus on Fifth Avenue. Second edition, revised. PDF ebook, 262 pages. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  55. ———. The Pumpkined Heart. With photographs by David Murphy. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1973.

  56. ———. The Pumpkined Heart. With photographs by David Murphy. [PDF ebook from original 1973 printing. Also published as an Issu “flipbook.”] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2009.

  57. ———. The Pumpkined Heart. PDF ebook. Facsimile of the 1973 edition. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2017.

  58. ———. The Pumpkined Heart: Poems of Pennsylvania Second edition, revised and expanded. 320 pp., 6 x 9 inches. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2020.

  59. ———. Songs of the I and Thou. PDF ebook. Facsimile of a pre-Poet’s Press book by Rutherford. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2017.

  60. ———. The Story of Niobe. With 23 illustrations. Adaptations from Ovid's Metamorphoses by Brett Rutherford, Phillis Wheatley, and Samuel Croxall. Plus two essays by Brett Rutherford on Phillis Wheatley and the Niobe connection to Paul Revere. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2020.

  61. ———. Things Seen in Graveyards. Oblong format. Illustrated with black-and-white photos and digital art. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2007.

  62. ———. Things Seen in Graveyards: Images. Oblong format. [Full-color photo book as a companion volume to the poetry.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2007.

  63. ———. Things Seen in Graveyards. Tenth Anniversary Expanded Edition. Paperback, 6 x 9, 114 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2017.

  64. ———. Things Seen in Graveyards. Tenth Anniversary Expanded Edition. PDF ebook edition, 114 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  65. ———. Thunderpuss: In Memoriam. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound. 50 copies privately circulated to the poet's friends.] 14 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1987.

  66. ———. Trilobite Love Song: New Poems and Revisions 2013-2014. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 56 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2014.

  67. ———. Trilobite Love Song: New Poems and Revisions 2013-2014. PDF ebook edition, 56 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  68. ———. and Pieter Vanderbeck. Twilight of the Dictators: Poems of Tyranny and Liberation. 84 pp. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound. Illustrated by Pieter Vanderbeck. A few copies were also bound hardcover.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1992.

  69. ———. and Pieter Vanderbeck. Twilight of the Dictators: Poems of Tyranny and Liberation. Second edition, expanded. Paperback, 132 pp., 8-1/2 x 11 inches. Illustrated by Pieter Vanderbeck. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2011.

  70. ———. and Pieter Vanderbeck. Twilight of the Dictators: Poems of Tyranny and Liberation. Second edition, expanded. PDF ebook edition, 132 pp. Illustrated by Pieter Vanderbeck. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  71. ———. Whippoorwill Road: The Supernatural Poems. First edition. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] 84 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1985.

  72. ———. Whippoorwill Road: The Supernatural Poems. Second edition, expanded and revised. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1998.

  73. ———. Whippoorwill Road: The Supernatural Poems. Third edition, expanded and revised. Providence, RI: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 2005.

  74. ———. Whippoorwill Road: The Supernatural Poems. Third edition, expanded and revised. PDF ebook edition. Providence, RI: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 2006.

  75. ———. Whippoorwill Road: The Supernatural Poems. Fourth edition, expanded and revised. 272 pages. Providence, RI: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 2008.

  76. ———. Whippoorwill Road: The Supernatural Poems. Fifth edition, expanded and revised. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 360 pp. Providence, RI: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 2012.

  77. ———. Whippoorwill Road: The Supernatural Poems. Fifth edition, expanded and revised. PDF ebook edition. Providence, RI: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). c. 2013.

  78. ———. Whippoorwill Road: The Supernatural Poems. Sixth edition, expanded and revised. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 414 pp. Pittsburgh PA: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 2019.


S

  1. Sax, Boria. Animals in the Third Reich. [History and cultural study.] Second edition, expanded and revised. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 234 pp., illustrated. Providence, RI: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2013.

  2. ———. Animals in the Third Reich. [History and cultural study.] PDF ebook edition, 234 pp., illustrated. Pittsburgh PA: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2018.

  3. ———. I Am That Snowflake. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1988.

  4. ———. The Raven and the Sun: Poems and Stories. 82 pp. 6 x 9 inches. Cover art and illustrations by Tom Fitzpatrick. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2010.

  5. ———. The Raven and the Sun: Poems and Stories. PDF ebook edition, 82 pp. Cover art and illustrations by Tom Fitzpatrick. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  6. Sivack, Denis and Ree Dragonette. Apogee. [Printed by The Poet's Press for the authors under the Calliope Publications imprint.] 32 pp. New York:The Poet’s Press. 1972.

  7. Sorley, Charles Hamilton. Death and the Downs: The Poetry of Charles Hamilton Sorley. Edited and annotated by Brett Rutherford, with an annotated bibliography by Larry Uffelman. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 166 pp. Providence, RI: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press. 2010).

  8. ———. Death and the Downs: The Poetry of Charles Hamilton Sorley. Second edition, revised. Edited and annotated by Brett Rutherford, with an annotated bibliography by Larry Uffelman. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 166 pp. Pittsburgh PA: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2017.

  9. ———. Death and the Downs: The Poetry of Charles Hamilton Sorley. Second edition, revised. Edited and annotated by Brett Rutherford, with an annotated bibliography by Larry Uffelman. PDF ebook, 166 pp. Pittsburgh PA: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2018.

  10. Spina, Vincent. Dialogue. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 88 pp. Cover includes art by Pieter Vanderbeck. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2015.

  11. ———. Dialogue. PDF ebook edition, 88 pp. Cover includes art by Pieter Vanderbeck. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.


T

  1. Tales of Terror: The Supernatural Poem Since 1800, Vol 1. Edited by Brett Rutherford. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 314 pp. Providence, RI: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2015.

  2. Tales of Terror: The Supernatural Poem Since 1800, Vol 1. Edited by Brett Rutherford. PDF ebook edition, 314 pp. Pittsburgh PA: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2019.

  3. Tales of Terror: The Supernatural Poem Since 1800, Vol. 2. Edited by Brett Rutherford. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 332 pp. Pittsburgh PA: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2016.

  4. Tales of Terror: The Supernatural Poem Since 1800, Vol. 2. Edited by Brett Rutherford. PDF ebook edition, 332 pp. Pittsburgh PA: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2019.

  5. The Tenth Muse Anthology. 1973. 64 pp. Edited by Stuart Milstein. Printed offset at The Poet's Press for The Tenth Muse. New York: The Poet’s Press. 1973.

  6. Two Russian Exiles: Selected Fiction of Mikhail Artsybashev and Leonid Andreyev. Pittsburgh, PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.


V

  1. Vanderbeck, Pieter. Coffee Break: A Radio Drama in Twelve Episodes. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 144 pp. Illustrations by Pieter Vanderbeck. Pittsburgh, PA: The Poet’s Press. 2017.

  2. ———. Coffee Break: A Radio Drama in Twelve Episodes. PDF ebook edition, 144 pp. Illustrations by Pieter Vanderbeck. Pittsburgh, PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  3. ———. and Brett Rutherford. Twilight of the Dictators: Poems of Tyranny and Liberation. 84 pp. [Laser print on acid-free paper and hand-bound. Illustrated by Pieter Vanderbeck. A few copies were also bound hardcover.] Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1992.

  4. ———. and Brett Rutherford. Twilight of the Dictators: Poems of Tyranny and Liberation. Second edition, expanded. Paperback, 132 pp., 8-1/2 x 11 inches. Illustrated by Pieter Vanderbeck. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2011.

  5. ———. and Brett Rutherford. Twilight of the Dictators: Poems of Tyranny and Liberation. Second edition, expanded. PDF ebook edition, 132 pp. Illustrated by Pieter Vanderbeck. Pittsburgh, PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  6. Veasey, Jack. The Dance That Begins and Begins: Selected Poems 1973-2013. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 226 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2015.

  7. ———. The Dance That Begins and Begins: Selected Poems 1973-2013. PDF ebook edition, 226 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  8. ———. Handful of Hair. Offset printed. 32 pp. New York: Grim Reaper Books (The Poet’s Press). 1975.

  9. ———. Shapely: Selected Formal Poems. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 132 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2013.

  10. ———. Shapely: Selected Formal Poems. PDF ebook edition, 132 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  11. ———. Sonneteria: Collected Sonnets & Other Poems. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 214 pp. Pittsburgh, PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  12. ———. Sonneteria: Collected Sonnets & Other Poems. PDF ebook edition, 214 pp. Pittsburgh, PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.


W

  1. Washburn, Don. The Boy From Under the Trees. 106 pp., paperback, 6 x 9 inches. Illustrations by George Jarck. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2012.

  2. ———. The Boy From Under the Trees. PDF ebook edition, 106 pp. Illustrations by George Jarck. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  3. ———. In the Eye of the Red-Tailed Hawk: An Essay on Love. [A sonnet cycle.] 80 pp., paperback, 6 x 9 inches. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 2009.

  4. ———. In the Eye of the Red-Tailed Hawk: An Essay on Love. (A sonnet cycle). PDF ebook edition, 80 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2018.

  5. ———. Prayer Beads: A Poem Cycle. Set in 14-point Jensen type with ornaments from medieval architecture. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 196 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2016.

  6. Whitman, Sarah Helen. Break Every Bond: Sarah Helen Whitman in Providence. [Literary Essays and Selected Poems.] Edited and annotated by Brett Rutherford, with an essay, “Sarah Helen Whitman as Poet and Critic.” Illustrated. Paperback, 6 x 9 inches, 300 pp. Pittsburgh PA: Yogh & Thorn Books (The Poet’s Press). 2019.

  7. ———. Break Every Bond: Sarah Helen Whitman in Providence. [Literary Essays and Selected Poems.] Edited and annotated by Brett Rutherford, with an essay, “Sarah Helen Whitman as Poet and Critic.” Illustrated. PDF ebook, 300 pp. Pittsburgh PA: The Poet’s Press. 2019.

  8. Womansong: An Anthology of Women's Poetry. Edited by Shirley Powell. Weehawken NJ:The Poet’s Press. 1984.

  9. Wrenches. Edited by Robert A Carothers. [Collection of student writing from Edinboro State College, PA. Printed for the college.] New York: The Poet’s Press. 1972.


Z

  1. Zeltzer, Joel. Shadows in Light: Poems for Federico Garcia Lorca. [Laser print on acid-free paper with illustration by Goya.] 20 pp. Providence, RI: The Poet’s Press. 1987.


 

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