BROKEN KNUCKLE POEMS. Douglas Blazek, Aaron Pori Pitts, poems, illustrations.


Cleveland: Black Rabbit Press, 1969. First Edition. Item #5759

One of 500 copies. Quarto (28cm); mimeographed sheets, side-stapled and glued into illustrated silkscreen wrappers; [60]pp; illus. Some trivial wear to extremities, else a fresh, very Near Fine copy, without the usual toning to the wrappers. Substantial, early collection of poems by Blazek, most written during his early 20's and many of which first saw publication in the pages of various little magazines. With an introduction by Cleveland poet Tom Kryss, and a dazzling cover and three silkscreened illustrations by Aaron Pori Pitts, an African-American artist from Detroit.

Price: $65.00