The Cold Spring Journal, No. 1, September 1974. Mary Beach, Douglas Blazek, Bonnie Bremser, Ray Bremser, Charles Plymell, Pamela beach Plymell.

The Cold Spring Journal, No. 1, September 1974

Cherry Valley, NY: Cherry Valley Editions, 1974. Limited First Edition. Stapled Wrappers. This first number of the literary anthology published by Charles & Pamela Beach Plymell's Cherry Valley Editions features two poems including "Tree Ode" by legendary Beat Generation poet Ray Bremser (1934-1998). Also a series of journal-entry dream records from 1971-1973 by Ray's wife Bonnie Bremser, the noted memoirist; a prose-poetic piece, "Blue Bang," by Mary Beach, Pamela's mother & wife-collaborator of noted writer Claude Pelieu; three poems by acclaimed poet Douglas Blazek including "Behold! My Living Body!" & more. One of 250 copies on Kraft paper as noted in colophon. A very rare & collectible Cherry Valley Edition, with much inter-related Beat & other literary significance as usual with this imprint. In very fine condition with only a few short, faint creases at stapled spine & spine-edges of front, back covers; tiny bumps at lower corners of covers & through same corners of some page leaves. Interior very fine, substantially mint except for corner bumps noted above. Very Fine. [Item #2447]

Price: $45.00