Toronto: McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 127pp. Octavo [24 cm] 1/4 red cloth with pink and orange decorative paper covered boards, and a gilt stamped title on the spine. With subtle rubbing and fading at the extremities, and several small nicks in the paper on the bottom edge of the front cover. The pages are age-toned. In a price-clipped dust jacket, with light edge wear, and numerous light scratches. Very good / very good. Item #36972
Robin Skelton was editor of The Malahat Review. This copy is inscribed by Skelton, on the day of publication, on the front free endsheet. The author writes, "For____, as a belated welcome & with every good wish. Robin Skelton. Publication Day 1968."