Sign In | Register
[BROADSIDES] AMERICAN POETRY PORTFOLIO by  Scott  William; DAVISON - Signed First Edition - 1981 - from Charles Agvent and Biblio.co.uk

[BROADSIDES] AMERICAN POETRY PORTFOLIO

by GINSBERG, Allen; UPDIKE, John; STAFFORD, William; PASTAN, Linda McHUGH, Heather; NEMEROV, Howard; HEYEN, William; DAVISON, Scott

Condition: Fine in case as issued


Dallas: Northouse & Northouse, 1981. First Edition. broadsides. Fine in case as issued. A collection of 8 folio broadsides and title page ranging in size from 13" x 17" to 13" x 19" and printed on heavy paper of various colors with all but two of the broadsides illustrated and each individually SIGNED by the author. This is Copy "F" of 26 lettered copies of a total editon of 126. Contributors are John Updike ("Two Sonnets"), Allen Ginsberg ("Capitol Air" - - Ginsberg has also made a single word holograph correction to the text), Linda Pastan ("Mother Eve"), Howard Nemerov ("Landscape with Self-Portrait"), Heather McHugh ("From 20,000 Feet"), William Stafford ("Geography Lesson"), William Heyen ("Mother and Son"), and Scott Davison ("Soft Salvation"). The five printers are The Red Ozier Press, The Meadow Press, The Press of A. Colish, The Press of W. Thomas Taylor, and the Wind River Press. Housed in a plexiglass box especially made for this publication and allowing the portfolio to be hung on a wall with one of the broadsides displayed.


  • Bookseller: Charles Agvent US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 012585
  • Title: [BROADSIDES] AMERICAN POETRY PORTFOLIO
  • Author: GINSBERG, Allen; UPDIKE, John; STAFFORD, William; PASTAN, Linda McHUGH, Heather; NEMEROV, Howard; HEYEN, William; DAVISON, Scott
  • Format/binding: Broadsides
  • Book condition: Used - Fine in case as issued
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Publisher: Northouse & Northouse
  • Place: Dallas
  • Date published: 1981
  • Keywords: Signed; Limited; Allen Ginsberg; William Stafford; Beats; Modern Firsts
  • Bookseller catalogs: John Updike; Broadsides;



Help & frequently asked questions


Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
title page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, the...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
First Edition
In collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in cases...[more]
folio
A folio usually indicates a large book size of 15" in height or larger when used in the context of a book description....[more]

$1,875.00

$8.00 shipping to USA

More shipping options >




Browse Rare Books

Browse rare books

Interested in rare and collectible books? Booksellers from around the world showcase some of their finest in Biblio's rare book room.

Children’s Literature by Writers and Educators of the Harlem Renaissance

Positive Representation Matters

Books transmit cultural values and can shape the views of society. Learn more about the history of American literature in Collecting Children’s Literature by Writers and Educators of the Harlem Renaissance.


Trustpilot