Broadside (from "The Book of See")

N/P (Bolinas, CA?): Yanagi IV, N/D (Circa 1970s). Limited First Edition. Single Sheet. "Rooves, trees/ ripped clouds' heads tossed at the skyline" (first stanza) A small broadside with excerpt of a poem, "The Book of See," by Michael Wolfe, the acclaimed author, poet, translator & documentarian who is among the foremost American practitioners & scholars of Islam. An exquisite production of the mysterious Yanagi IV Broadside Series, part of an edition of 300 of which this is hand-numbered copy No. 92/300. With beautiful, uncredited decorative illustrations. A most rare Wolfe collectible. In very fine condition with only very slight rubbing to handmade, rough-textured paper esp. small semicircular area at upper right edge; a bit of warpage & faint horizontal creasing of surface most likely as issued; two very tiny spots in blank area near lower-mid right edge, again probably as issued; lower edge untrimmed definitely as issued. Very Fine. [Item #3152]

Price: $50.00

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