New York: George Braziller, 1982. First edition. Hardcover. 61pp. Octavo [22.5 cm] Black paper covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine. Very good condition. There is a 2 inch long indentation in the front board at the head of the joint. The dust jacket is in fine condition. Item #18758
The Braziller Series of Poetry. From the jacket, "Charles Simic is critically recognized as one of America's leading poets. His terse style, incisive imagery and impeccable rendering of shattering experience have become familiar characteristics of his poetry."