Santa Cruz, CA: Lime Kiln Press, 1973. First Edition. Fine press printing of Jeffers's masterful poem, presaging the downfall and death of Adolf Hitler. With an afterword by William Everson. Item #3216
One of 200 numbered copies signed by Everson and Allison Clough, this being copy no.135. Folio (41cm); beige canvas cloth boards and black leather backstrip, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; pp, with a large woodcut by Allison Clough, and one mounted photographic plate showing the original manuscript of the poem. Pinpoint wear to spine ends, some faint, scattered foxing to boards, else a fresh, Near Fine copy, with the publisher's numbered prospectus laid in.