Item #6971 BIOTHERM (FOR BILL BERKSON) - LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED. Frank O'Hara, Jim Dine, Bill Berkson, poem, illustrations, essay.
BIOTHERM (FOR BILL BERKSON) - LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED
BIOTHERM (FOR BILL BERKSON) - LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED
BIOTHERM (FOR BILL BERKSON) - LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED
BIOTHERM (FOR BILL BERKSON) - LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED

BIOTHERM (FOR BILL BERKSON) - LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED

San Francisco: Arion Press, 1990. First Edition. Item #6971

Limited Issue, one of 150 numbered copies signed by the artist, this being copy no.127. Folio (57.75cm); loose lithographed sheets (ca.15" x 22"), housed in a red cloth clamshell case, with title printed in black on front cover, and the Companion To Biotherm booklet housed in a compartment on the inner front cover; with 42 lithographic prints by Jim Dine. A Fine copy. A striking production of O'Hara's last long poem, addressed to the poet and critic Bill Berkson, which first appeared in The Collected Poems of Frank O'Hara. The 24pp booklet contains Berkson's essay "Air and Such," along with a glossary of notes, references, and quotations that appear in the poem, and a publisher's note by Andrew Hoyem. Arion No.32.

Price: $1,850.00