Item #6928 THE QUENCHING OF THE LAMP: VERSIONS FROM THE THERIGATHA AND THERAGATHA - INSCRIBED TO KENWARD ELMSLIE. Anne Waldman, Andrew Schelling.
THE QUENCHING OF THE LAMP: VERSIONS FROM THE THERIGATHA AND THERAGATHA - INSCRIBED TO KENWARD ELMSLIE

THE QUENCHING OF THE LAMP: VERSIONS FROM THE THERIGATHA AND THERAGATHA - INSCRIBED TO KENWARD ELMSLIE

Boulder, CO: Rodent Press, 1994. First Edition. Item #6928

One of 200 copies. Slim octavo (21.75cm); original letterpress printed card wrappers, stapled; [6],7-28,[4]pp; illus. Signed by Waldman and Schelling on the title page, inscribed directly above by Waldman to Kenward Elmslie: "For Kenward / with love." A Fine copy of this brief collection of poems based on ancient Buddhist texts, several of which first appeared in the pages of Denver Quarterly, Shambhala Sun, Cottonwood, and Tricycle. A nice association between two prominent New York School figures.

Price: $100.00