Antaeus No. 64/65, Spring-Autumn 1990: 20th Anniversary Issue

ISBN: 0880012528
New York, NY: The Ecco Press, 1990. First Printing. Softcover. This is the 20th anniversary double issue of the literary journal founded & first edited by Paul Bowles. Not culled from previous issues, this is a collection of original writings by seventy-nine distinguished essayists, novelists & poets. Contributors include Bowles himself (journal excerpts that conclude the volume), John Ashbery, Margaret Atwood, Russell Banks, Edward Gorey (with his text & illustrations), Jim Harrison, Seamus Heaney, Philip Levine, James Merrill, W.S. Merwin, Joyce Carol Oates, Robert Pinsky, Rainer Maria Rilke (a 1920 piece on Balthus with reproductions of the artist's early illustrations), Susan Sontag, Derek Walcott, Tobias Wolff & many, many more. An exceptionally rich gathering of literary lights, in very fine condition with only mild rubbing to lower edge, very slight vertical waving across entire central area, otherwise mint inside & out. Very Fine. [Item #1929]

Price: $30.00