New York: Delacorte Press, 1971. First edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 151pp. Octavo [21 cm] 1/4 black cloth with black paper over boards, and blue, green and silver lettering on the spine and front cover. Very good plus condition. The foot of the spine is gently bumped. In a very good dust jacket, mild age-toning, and a handful of small abraded areas on the front panel. Item #39690
Inscribed by McClure on the front free endsheet. Michael McClure wrote the internationally acclaimed play, The Beard, and attended San Francisco State College, where he studied with poet Robert Duncan. He gave his first poetry reading in the company of Allen Ginsberg in 1955.