London, England: Calder and Boyars Ltd, 1970. First UK Edition. Hardcover. "Robert Creeley has long been recognised in America as one of the most influential contemporary poets, and The Finger must certainly consolidate the reputation he gained here with the publication of Poems 1950-1965. These new poems contain all those elements of precision of phrase and image, subtlety of ear, that we have come to expect from Creeley, but now.....[Item #4724]
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Feast your junk sick eyes upon 35 ABSOLUTE STEALS from PAUL BOWLES, TED BERRIGAN, PAUL BLACKBURN, BILLY CHILDISH, TOM CLARK, ROBERT CREELEY, DIANE DI PRIMA, the criminally-underrated KENWARD ELMSLIE, ALLEN GINSBERG, PETER ORLOVSKY, KIM CHI HA, JACK HIRSCHMAN, ANSELM HOLLO, JOANNE KYGER, GERARD MALANGA, CLIVE MATSON,JACK MICHELINE, Half-Man, Half-Whale of Blubbery PURE POETRY, CHARLES OLSON, a riveting FIRST PRINTING of KENNETH PATCHEN's Poems of Humor and Protest (published BEFORE GINSBERG's Howl & Other Poems in the City Lights Pocket Poet Series, mind you) and much, much more.