A Useless Death.New York: The Gotham Book Mart, 1972 Stock Code: 145624
First edition, number 246 of 300 copies signed by the author. An excellent copy of Smith's poem, the narrator waiting their turn on the scaffold while a queen and 30 of her ladies in waiting are forced to dig their own graves. The poem was published and distributed by Gotham Book Mart, where Smith acted as a book scout during her early years in New York.
Octavo. Original brown printed wrappers.
A fine copy.
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