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The following are publications which may be ordered directly from Bottle of Smoke Press. Click on a cover thumbnail to see a larger image, click on the red text to add the corresponding item to your Paypal cart, or you may order by mail by sending a list of the items along with a check or money order made payable to Bottle of Smoke Press, P.O. Box 66, Wallkill, NY 12589.

We now accept all major credit cards through Paypal or by emailing us at bill@bospress.net.
Because of the unpredictability of release dates on some titles (especially letterpress-printed and hand-bound releases), we are no longer accepting PAYMENT on advance orders. Please email me and I will reserve the copies for you. Once they are ready to ship, I will send you a paypal invoice. This will guarantee you a copy of the release without having you wait between payment and when you receive your books.

 

Books & Broadsides




 





A.D. Winans - The Day Annie Passed Away
Broadsde, 1pp, 1 B&W Photo. 6.5" x 14"
Touching memorial poem about Annie Menebroker.
Letterpress printed broadside over airbrushed cardstock.
Limited to 100 copies, with the first 20 signed by the author.

Phil Scalia - Collecting Scalps with Paul Bley
Interview, 24pp, 4 B&W Photos, Sewn in die-cut letterpress printed wraps.
Afterword by Charles Plymell. Phil Scalia interviews the late great jazz pianist Paul Bley.
Limited to an edition of 100 copies in wraps ($15) and 10 deluxe hardcover copies in clamshell. (Price TBD)
e-mail phisca@gmail.com to reserve a deluxe copy.
ALL COPIES OF THIS BOOK SHIP FROM THE AUTHOR DIRECTLY, NOT Bottle of Smoke Press.

Glenn Todd - The Book of Friends: Scenes from Life on Gough Street
Memoir, 84pp, 15 B&W Photos, Perfect Bound.
Amazing memoir of living with Charley Plymell, Neal Cassady, Allen Ginsberg
and others on a house in San Francisco in 1963. Written from journal entries.
An important piece of the beat-lit canon. With an afterword by Charles Plymell.

Bloodshot Bill Sings Charles Plymell
7" single (45RPM)
2 amazing renditions of 2 amazing poems by Charles Plymell.
Limited to an edition of 500 records. 450 copies of the regular edition, with 16 page,
digitally-printed booklet containing two poems and photos ($8) and 50 copies of the
deluxe edition (the picture shown is the deluxe edition) in which the book is
contained in the back of the book which is letterpress printed, hand-sewn and is signed
by both Charley Plymell and Bloodshot Bill. ($40) SOLD OUT, contact Water Row
Books or Feeding Tube Records to secure a copy.




Jack Hirschman - The Coup De Con Arcane
Poetry. Single poem in card covers. 6 inches x 9 inches.

The cover is printed in 3 colors on heavyweight paper.
Printed via letterpress on a Vandercook SP-15.

Limited to an edition of 100 copies. ($8);



S.A. Griffin - The Good Germans
Poetry. Single poem in card covers. 6.5 inches x 9 inches.

The cover is printed in 3 colors on heavyweight paper.
Printed via letterpress on a Vandercook SP-15.

Limited to an edition of 100 copies, all signed by the author ($8);

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Charles Plymell - The Prince of Tides: A Fable
Poetry. Broadside in card covers. 6 inches x 10 inches.

The broadside is printed in 3 colors on heavyweight paper.
Printed via letterpress on a Vandercook SP-15.

Limited to an edition of 200 copies, with the first 50 signed by the author ($6);

Amber Tamblyn - The Punishment Gift
Poetry. 28 pages. 7 inches x 10 inches.

Fine press book. First edition. 6 BEAUTIFUL poems of unrequited love.

The text is printed in 2 colors on vintage 84# ReichPaper Odeon paper. The cover is printed in
three colors on red 100# French paper. Printed via letterpress on a Vandercook SP-15.

Limited to an edition of 180 copies ;
80 copies in paper wraps(SOLD OUT),
60 hardcover copies, half-bound in cloth and signed by the poet (SOLD OUT)
&
40 Deluxe copies half-bound in morocco leather, signed with a handwritten aphorism by
the poet and housed in a custom-made matching clamshell case. ($175)

 

Christopher Cunningham & Hosho McCreesh - and turns still the sun at dusk blood-red
Poetry. 72 pages. 5.5 inches x 8.5 inches.

52 poems written by these two amazing poets.

Limited to an edition of 126 copies; 100 paper copies in letterpress-printed dust jacket ($15)
& 26 hardcover copies, quarter-bound in cloth and signed by both poets ($35).

 

Adrian Manning & Janne Karlsson - Wide Asleep / Fast Awake
Graphic Poem. 36 pages. 5.5 inches x 8.5 inches.
An amazing surreal poem illustrated in panels by the twisted and completely unique drawings
by Swedish artist Janne Karlsson.
Limited to an edition of 136 copies; 100 copies sewn in wraps ($6)
26 hardcover copies, quarter-bound in cloth and signed by the poet and artist ($30),
& 10 deluxe copies, the Nordsjon Edition, Quarter-bound in black morocco with a holograph
poem by the author. The deluxe edition also includes an original drawing my the artist
(measuring 9" x 11"), housed in a matching portfolio. ($175)

Joseph Ridgwell - STORIES
Short Stories. 124 pages. 5.5 inches x 8.5 inches.
An amazing book of twelve short stories from Lit Fiend Joe Ridgwell. With woodcuts by the amazingly talented Jose Pepe Arroyo
Limited to an edition of 136 copies; 100 copies letterpress printed in two color letterpress printed
dust jacket ($15), 26 hardcover copies, quarter-bound in cloth and signed by Ridgwell and Arroyo and ($40)
& 10 deluxe copies, the Xilographia edition, Quarter-bound in Morocco and housed in a matching clamshell case
that contains a portfolio of 6 woodbock prints (printed letterpress) by Jose Pepe Arroyo. Signed by Ridgwell and Arroyo.($200)

 

Stephen Hines - re/translate
Experimental poetry. 40 pages. 5.5 inches x 8.5 inches.
Cover is letterpress printed in 2 colors on a Vandercook SP-15.
One poem translated through 30 languages and back into English with each translation

Limited to an edition of 136 copies; 100 copies sewn in wraps ($6).
26 hardcover copies, quarter-bound in cloth and signed by the poet ($30)
& 10 deluxe copies, the biri edition, Quarter-bound in purple morocco and housed in
a matching clamshell case that contains a signed drwaing by the author ($175)

David Barker - Death at the Flea Circus
Novel, 156pp, Perfect Bound, Second Printing.
A Stunningly amazing novel, written in the late 1960s and discovered
after decades in the author's attic. BoSP's most ambitious project to date.

A.D. Winans - Drowning Like Li Po in a River of Red Wine, Selected Poems 1970-2010
Poetry, 364pp, Perfect Bound, Second Printing.
The poets magnum opus, this 364 page book of poetry contains poetry from the author's 51 books.

Ronald Baatz - Bird Shadow
Poetry. 36 pages. 5 inches x 5 inches.
92 three-line poems from this master of the short poem.
Limited to an edition of 136 copies; 100 copies sewn in wraps ($6)
26 hardcover copies, quarter-bound in cloth and signed by the poet ($30),
& 10 deluxe copies, the Avian Edition, Quarter-bound in morocco leather.
With a signed holograph poem and origami bird by the author. Housed
in a custom-made matching clamshell.($175)

Igor Costanzo - The Little Door to the Sky
Poetry. 36 pages. 5.5 inches x 8.5 inches.
Bilingual edition printed in English and Italian. Translated by Jack Hirschman.
Limited to an edition of 136 copies; 100 copies sewn in wraps ($6)
26 hardcover copies, quarter-bound in cloth and signed by the poet and translator ($30),
& 10 deluxe copies, the Di Lusso Edition, Quarter-bound in morocco leather.
Signed by the author and translator and housed in a custom-made
matching clamshell.($175)

 

Charles Plymell Cowboy of the Ancient Sea
Poetry Broadside. 14 inches x 18 inches.
Regular edition is housed in letterpress-printed card wraps.
Hardcover edition is housed in letterpress-printed boards and signed by the author.
Limited to an edition of 100 copies; 80 regular ($12) and 20 hardcovers signed by the author($30)

 

Milk: A Poetry Magazine, Double Issue 3/4
Poetry. [54pp], 8 inches x 10 inches.
Cover is letterpress printed in two colors. The text is digitally printed.
New poetry from Alexander Adams, Margaret Atwood, Amiri Baraka, Marvin Bell,
Rick Benjamin, Robert Bly, George Bowering, Charles Bukowski, Billy Childish,
Sandra Cisneros, Andrei Codrescu, Billy Collins, Norman Dubie, Stephen Dunn,
Martin Espada, Edward Field, S.A. Griffin, Donald Hall, Jack Hirschman, Erica Jong,
Ted Kooser, Ronald Koertge, Joanne Kyger, Michael Lally, Ursula Le Guin, Philip Levine,
Gerald Locklin, Michael McClure, David Meltzer, William Mohr, Andrew Motion ,
Carol Muske-Dukes, Joyce Carol Oates, David Ossman, Alicia Ostriker, Rochelle Owens,
Robert Pinsky, Doren Robbins, Kay Ryan, Gary Soto, Anne Stevenson, Robert Sward, James
Tate, Natasha Trethewey, Fred Wah, Diane Wakoski, Charles Webb, Ruth Weiss, C. D. Wright

Edited by Abel Debritto & Joshua Johnson.
Printed and bound by Bill Roberts for Joshua Johnson & MILK.
Limited to an edition of 250 copies; 200 paperback ($12) and 50 hardcovers ($40)

 

Jack Kerouac & Ed White - Where Celine Raged
Letters. 12pp, 7 inches x 10 inches.
Cover lettering and 8-color letterpress print designed by FAILE.
Fine Press edition publishes a pair of letters from 1949.
The book is letterpress printed on Hahnehuhle Bugra paper in 2 colors (text).
and Fabriano Tiziano (cover). Limited to an edition of 225 copies; 150 sewn in wraps ($25)
& 75 hardcover copies with an 8 color FAILE print and signed by Ed White and FAILE ($75)

Gerard Malanga - Tomboy & Other Tales
Poetry/Short Story. 24pp, 7 inches x 10 inches.
The book is letterpress printed on Hahnehuhle Bugra paper in 2 colors (text)
and Fabriano Tiziano (cover). Limited to an edition of 236 copies; 200 sewn in wraps ($20),
26 hardcover copies signed by the author ($60) and 10 Deluxe signed copies, quarter-bound
in morocco leather and housed in a custom clamshell box. ($200)

A.D. Winans - AMERICA
Poetry Broadside. 14 inches x 18 inches. Letterpress printed.
An amazing poem that the author started writing in 1958 and revised over the decades.
Limited to an edition of 400 copies; 340 copies printed in one color on Mohawk Superfine paper ($10),
50 deluxe signed with multicolored title and printed on heavier paper ($25),
& 10 Deluxe signed copies on handmade paper, and housed in a custom-made portfolio. ($125)

Pete Seeger (Photo by Ulvis Alberts) - Sheet of Artistamps
Sheet of 20 stamps containing one photo of Pete Seeger.
Perforated on a 100 year-old Pin Perforator and dry gummed.
Limited to an edition of 50 full sheets.
$10.00

Gerard Malanga - Three Broadside Poems
Portfolio. 5pp, 12 inches x 18 inches.
Portfolio containing three broadsides, each with a poem and a photograph.
The three broadsides each measure 11 inches x 17 inches and are printed on Entrada cotton rag using two processes;
The text is printed via letterpress on a Vandercook SP15 and the photograph is printed
as a Giclee on an Epson printer. The portfolio is letterpress printed and blind debossed. Quarter bound
in gray leather. Limited to an edition of 100 numbered copies signed by Gerard Malanga ($150)

Richard Krech - realer than reality
Poetry. 12pp, 8 inches x 11 inches.
Fine Press edition publishes, for the first time, the author's printed, but never released 1st book from 1966.
The book is letterpress printed on the finest Zerkall Book Paper in 3 colors.
Limited to an edition of 110 copies; 74 sewn in wraps ($20), 26 signed hardcover copies ($50)
& 10 deluxe, signed hardcover copies in custom clamshell, each containing a signed copy of the
original unpublished book from 1966 ($225).

Theo Ellsworth - The Moon's Pull
Art Print, Image is 7" x 9.5" on 12" x 15" Stonehenge 90# cotton rag.
Each print is signed and numbered by the artist.
Limited to an edition of 100 copies. ($15)

Alexander Adams - Seahorse
Brodside. Poem and a drawing. Broadside is 8.5" x 5.5" (4.25" x 5.5" closed)
Printed letterpress on Fabriano Tiziano paper
Each print is signed and numbered by the artist.
Limited to an edition of 150 copies. ($3)

Christopher Cunningham - and still the night left to go
2013. Poetry/Letters. 64pp, 5.5 inches x 8.5 inches.
Second printing. The first printing in 2006 was stapled in wraps and issued in 2 volumes.
Limited to an edition of 126 copies; 100 perfect bound paperbacks ($10) and 26 signed
hardcovers quarter bound in letterpress printed boards with an original watercolor
by the author mounted to the cover. ($30)

Unknown - (SYMBOLS)
Prose (2013), 12pp. 8.5 inches x 6 inches. Book written in nearly indecipherable code.
Fine press book is letterpress printed on vintage Curtis Tweedweave paper (cover) and Hahnemuhle Bugra (text).
Hand-sewn and bound. Limited to an edition of 65 copies; 50 paperback ($10) and 15 hardcover copies ($30)

A.D. Winans - In the Dead Hours of Dawn
Poetry (2013), 32pp. 8.5 inches x 11.5 inches. Fine press book is letterpress
printed on vintage Curtis Tweedweave paper. Hand-sewn and bound.
Limited to an edition of 100 signed hardcover copies ($50)
 

Charles Plymell - Tent Shaker Vortex Voice
Poetry. 32pp, 5.5 inches x 8.5 inches.
The cover is letterpress printed on WHITE Miliani Paper in 4 colors. Third printing is
limited to an edition of 100 copies sewn in wraps.

Read reviews of this book HERE

John Bennett - Manifesto for Books to be Written...
Letterpress printed broadside. Single poem in booklet format. Printed letterpress
on a Chandler & Price press in Dover, DE. Paper is Vintage Curtis Tweedweave that
was made in Newark, DE. Limited to an edition of 100 broadsides.
$5.00


Claude Pelieu - Kali Yug Express
Fiction (2012), 244pp. Translated from French by Mary Beach.
Limited to an edition of 560 copies, 500 Paperback with Dust Jacket($15),
50 hardcover copies ($40) and 10 Deluxe hardcover copies in clamshell ($175).

Read reviews of this book HERE

Soheyl Dahi – Stories from a Room. Short Stories
112 pp. Limited to 150 copies: 100 perfect bound with letterpress printed dustwrapper
and 50 numbered hardcover copies each containing an original acrylic painting by the
author. All hardbacks include a 3-poem chapbook by Dahi with a cyanotype cover.

David Barker - the form appears: bukowski watercolors by david barker
Set of 10 professionally printed full color postcards housed in a light blue
envelope. Limited to an edition of 1000 copies; 984 in letterpress-printed envelope ($10) & 26
deluxe copies in custom clamshell ($100)

Bottle No.6 - Broadsides
Poetry (2009), 20 broadsides, Letterpressed.

Aggressivebehaviour anthologytwo
(2009) 40pp, Designed and printed by Owen Roberts and published by
Bottle of Smoke Press & Compulsive Press in an edition of 75 numbered copies
and 26 signed & lettered copies.

Bill Roberts - David Barker: A Bibliography
Bibliography, 52pp, 8 B&W Photos, Perfect Bound, Second Printing.
Extensively researched biblio w/ notes by Mr. Barker.
Author photo by Gerard Malanga

Jason Davis - A Bibliograhy of the Works of Richard Krech 1965-2009
Bibliography, 80pp, 16 B&W Photos, Perfect Bound, Second Printing.
Extensively researched biblio w/ notes by Mr. Krech.

Marvin Malone - the head behind is face's shadow
Woodcut Print on Rives BFK printed on a Vandercook Universal III Press.
The print measures 7" x 5.5" on paper that measures 12" x 11". Printed from
original woodblock that was used to print Wormwood Review 6 in 1962.
Limited to 40 numbered prints.

A.D. Winans - The World’s Last Rodeo
Regular Edition
Glenn W. Cooper - First Touch
Poetry (2005), 28 pages.
(ISBN 0-9759723-5-9)

Christopher Cunningham - War
Letterpress printed broadside contained in an envelope made from an
authentic stock certificate from the 1930's to 1970's.
$5.00

Anonymous - "Democracy"
Broadside
$1

Chapbook of the Quarter 2006
4 Mini chapbooks
$20.00

Ed Galing - Where Do We Go From Here?
4 broadsides (Signed)
$5.00

Freeman Converse - Scarlet Fever 1843
letter in handmade covers
$5.00

Glenn W. Cooper - How I Lost my Faith
Broadside (Signed)
$1.00

Richard Krech - Raga #1
Broadside. Single poem. Letterpress printed (Signed)
Printed by Richard Krech & Jason Davis. $5.00

David Barker - Broadside from Death at the Flea Circus
Fictitious broadside from the novel of the same name.
$2.00

Nathan Graziano - Welcome to New Hampshire
Broadside (Signed)
$1.00