New York: A New Directions Book, 1955. First edition. Hardcover. 275pp.Octavo [21 cm] Gray cloth with a white ink stamped title on the spine. Near fine. The free endsheets are very subtly darkened. The dust jacket is in very good condition, with several small losses from the edges. There are also a couple of short closed tears in the edges. Item #20683
The jacket states that this book, "will establish this young poet, who died tragically at thirty-nine, as a great prose writer and storyteller of unique talent."