THE BOOK OF MONTHS & OTHER POEMS - THE BINDER'S COPY, SIGNED
Santa Barbara: Capricorn Press, 1971. First Edition. Item #6392
First Printing, cloth issue, one of probably no more than a half-dozen copies specially bound and designated for use by the author, publisher, and those within the inner circle of the press, this one marked "Binder's Copy" and signed by the author on the colophon. Octavo (21.75cm); pictorial paper-covered boards and black cloth backstrip, with title label mounted to spine; [ii],,11-41,pp; illus. Gentle sunning to spine, subtle fading and some very faint foxing to board edges and text edges; Very Good+, lacking the original acetate dustjacket. The Oregon poet's first book, with an introduction by David Meltzer. From the collection of Earle and Larry Gray, owners of the Earle Gray Book Binding Company.