Wang Hui-Ming [Editor] The Land on the Tip of a Hair - Poems in Wood
Barre, Mass. Barre Publishing 1972 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book Wang Hui-Ming
Barre, Mass: Barre Publishers, 1972. First Edition. Softcover book in no dust jacket. Measures 8-1/2" x 11-1/2" tall. 76 pp. unpaginated. Every page is wood engraved - from the title page, copyright, contents page and even poems. A very interesting undertaking. A unique first edition, first printing book of poetry that is completely illustrated ornate decorations and text wood engravings of the selected poems. Poets include Duane Ackerson, Gregory W. Bitz, Robert Bly, Richard Deutch, Siv Cedering Fox, Robert Francis, David Ignatow, Linda Pastan, Tom Pickard, David Ray, Charles Simic, William Stafford, James Tate, Tomas Tranströmer, Wang Hui-Ming and David Young. Overall, good condition, with flaws noted: Slightest bumping to corners. Front top corner shows creasing. Light wear and yellowing to covers. Previous owner's white tape label on spine and front boards. No interior writing present. Book tight and complete.