Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press, 1974. First Edition. An early collection, gathering work from It Catches My Heart In Its Hands, Crucifix in a Deathhand, and At Terror Street and Agony Way, along with new poems written during the early 1970's. Krumhansl 46d. Item #5541
Deluxe Issue, one of five specially designated copies set aside for the author, publisher, and members within the inner circle of the press, this one marked "Binder's Copy" and signed by the author on the colophon. Octavo (23.5cm); printed paper-covered boards and patterned cloth backstrip, with title label mounted to spine; publisher's original acetate dustjacket; [ii],,15-232,pp. With an original oil painting tipped-in following the copyright page. Fine in a lightly rubbed, Near Fine dustjacket.