Publisher: (New York): New Directions, (1948).
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: Bartlett & Campo A9.
Condition: Fine copy in a slightly worn dust jacket.
Book ID: 27940
Description8vo, maroon spine, decorated boards, gilt lettering. Title page vignette.
Comments¶ Everson’s first major collection of poetry, a selection from previous volumes, with one unpublished poem and new 3-page preface. Inscribed on the front free endpaper “For Dorothy Whitnah / with best wishes etc / Bill Everson.” Dorothy Whitnah was at one time the Executive Secretary of the Book Club of California and would have crossed paths with Everson on numerous occasions.