The Morning of the Poem.New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1980 Stock Code: 101437
NotesFirst edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, " For Virgil, "...My long life..." Jimmy 3/14/80." Recipient was Virgil Thomson, the American composer, whom besides Schulyer forged friendships with James Joyce, Ernest Hemingway, Pablo Piccaso and other prominent cultural figures of the day.
Quarto. Original black cloth backed grey boards, titles to spine in silver, author's initials to upper board blind stamped. With the dust jacket.
Toning to front endpaper, in the dust jacket with sunning to spine. An excellent copy.
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