Robert Duncan: A Descriptive Bibliography. Robert J. Bertholf, Robert Duncan.

Robert Duncan: A Descriptive Bibliography

ISBN: 0876856202
Santa Rosa, CA: Black Sparrow Press, 1986. First Trade Edition. Hardcover. Robert J. Bertholf's comprehensive bibliography of works in all categories by the poet Robert Duncan (1919-1988), a major figure in 20th century American letters, associated with the Beats, the San Francisco Renaissance & the Black Mountain School. With a preface by Robert Creeley (1926-2005), Duncan's near-contemporary & also a key figure in the American poetry canon associated with the Beats & the Black Mountain School. A large, beautiful volume printed in November 1986 by the great Black Sparrow Press, with illustrated boards & cloth spine to which is affixed a paper strip with title & author. With a section of black & white photographic images of most of the items described in Chapter A (Books, Pamphlets, Broadsides, Separate Publications). This is the first trade edition, not among the 176 special copies numbered & signed by Duncan, Creeley & Bertholf. In publisher's thick clear dust jacket. An essential companion for the Duncan devotee, in relatively affordable but still collectible format. In very fine condition with only the slightest wear to lower edges of boards; very mild rubbing & scratching of clear dust jacket; otherwise substantially mint inside & out. Very Fine. [Item #2414]

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