Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1978. First Edition. Item #6615
Deluxe Issue, one of eight copies specially bound and designated for 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); pictorial paper-covered boards and patterned cloth backstrip, with title label mounted to spine; publisher's original acetate dustjacket; ,9-197,pp. Fine in a lightly rubbed, Near Fine dustjacket. Attractive copy of this novel by the Pulitzer Prize-winning New York School poet, centered around three families in small town America. Morrow & Cooney 307d.