New Haven: Yale University Press, 1956.
87 pp. First edition, first printing of the author's first book. Signed by John Ashbery on the title page, inscribed to former owner in 1992. Publisher's black cloth binding stamped in gilt on spine. Near Fine with slight musty odor to pages, pages toned, non-authorial previous owner gift inscription to front free end paper, in Near Fine dust jacket with a darkened spine and light edge wear. There is a faint stain to the rear panel of the dust jacket, with a faint corresponding damp affect to the rear cloth. Else a lovely copy, signed by the poet. Item #140937325
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