Do Keep Thee in The Stoney Bowes (with) a Letter from the Author
Beye, Holly

San Francisco California: Inferno Press, 1951. F 49 pages; Limited edition No. 63 of 150, signed by the author on the limitation page, (with) a cheerfully-color printed note card from Holly Beye addressed and mailed to the poet Simon Perchik in 1974 - Beye replying to a letter of Perchik's and in which she writes of trying to find his letter in amongst interminable piles and files of paper and to-do lists of an active life, a comic recital and in which is revealed a warm friendship with Perchik; bound in patterned-paper covered boards, reddish-orange cloth spine, gilt spine titles (dulled); printed in many colors on bright yellow paper stock; with 3 good "...soft ground etchings designed and printed intaglio by the author..."; some edge, tips wear, darkening to the binding; some offsetting at inner hinges from the tissue guards on the etching leaves; overall, in very good condition. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: 20504)


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