Upside Down Tapestry Mosaic History. Leslie Reese.
Upside Down Tapestry Mosaic History
Upside Down Tapestry Mosaic History

Upside Down Tapestry Mosaic History

ISBN: 0940713004
Detroit, MI: Broadside Press, 1987. First Edition. Softcover. Inscribed & signed by poet Leslie Reese to James Perrizo. An evocative first collection of poems by Leslie Reese, a Detroit-born African-American poet. With a foreword by Alvin Aubert, Professor of English at Wayne State University. A trade-format softcover original, first edition, first printing as stated on copyright page. With intense, uncredited front cover illustration; photograph of the poet on back cover. This copy is inscribed by Reese on the title page: "Jim/ Thanx 4 your/ support & appreciation./ Peace./ (signed) Leslie/ 9/90." "Jim" is James Perrizo (1944 - 2006), a Beat-&-Beyond collector & scholar who at one time served as the assistant to Edie Parker, Jack Kerouac's first wife. A desirable literary collectors' item with significant provenance & association. In very fine condition with only miniscule bumps at corners of covers & a few page leaves; otherwise virtually mint inside & out. Very Fine. [Item #3082]

Price: $30.00

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