American Poetry, Vol. 7, No. 1, Fall 1989. Paul Goodman, James Laughlin, Kenneth Rexroth.

American Poetry, Vol. 7, No. 1, Fall 1989

Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc., 1989. First Printing. Softcover. Book This fall 1989 number of the academic literary journal is mostly devoted to the poet & critic Kenneth Rexroth (1905-1982), who influenced & collaborated with the Beat Generation & San Francisco Renaissance poets. Featuring an essay on one of Rexroth's key poems, "The Signature of All Things," by Donald Gutierrez; a selection of letters between Rexroth & James Laughlin (poet & publisher who founded the New Directions imprint); interviews with Thomas Parkinson & William Everson regarding Rexroth; & more. Also an essay on poet-polymath Paul Goodman by Steven P. Horowitz. An important collectible, especially for the Kenneth Rexroth collector-scholar. In very fine condition with only very minor scratches & creases on front & back covers esp. upper right front cover, otherwise virtually mint inside & out. Very Fine. [Item #1922]

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