Exclusive Modern Poetry Specialists

Buying, selling and building collections of modern poetry for institutional and private collectors and clients worldwide.

Our stock includes first edition books, broadsides, chapbooks, letters and manuscript material, with a serious focus on fine collector condition and value. Many of our items are signed or inscribed by the poets, and include association copies of books with important provenance.

Our services include special collection development, in-depth searches for rare modern poetry titles, and consultations.

Please feel welcome to contact us with any special title requests by sending an email to info@PoetryJett.com or phoning us at (989) 892 0719.

Jett Whitehead is a respected member of ABAA / ILAB / MWABA associations, and adheres to strict business ethics. Jett has served on the Board of Governors of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA); and the Board of Directors of the Midwest Antiquarian Booksellers Association (MWABA). You may buy with confidence -- all items from our stock of modern poetry are guaranteed authentic.

Read Several published articles written by Jett Whitehead about modern poetry and book collecting.

Learn about our April is Poetry Month creative writing poetry contest.


In the Poetry Book Shop:   A Parody in Prose

by Jett W. Whitehead




Interview with Jett Whitehead

Interview With Jett Whitehead



Jett Whitehead interviewed by Michael Ginsberg at the Boston International Book Fair:

Jett Whitehead, rare books dealer and Robert Frost specialist, presents the keynote address at Anderson University during the luncheon for the inaugural Elizabeth York Children's Literature Festival: