Turtle Island. Gary Snyder.

Turtle Island

New York: New Directions, 1974. First clothbound U.S. edition. Hardcover. 114pp. Octavo [21 cm] Chartreuse cloth covered boards with a black ink stamped title on the spine. Very good. The spine is discolored. The dust jacket is in Very good condition as well. A sticker announcing the book as a Pulitzer Prize winner has been adhered to the front panel. The edges of the rear panel are barely perceptibly foxed. Item #47070
ISBN: 0811205452

Turtle Island received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. From the jacket- "The nearly five dozen poems in the book range from the lucid, lyrical, almost mystical to the mythobiotic, while a few are frankly political. All, however, share a common vision: a rediscovery of this land and the ways by which we might become natives of the place, ceasing to think and act (after all these centuries) as newcomers and invaders."

Price: $700.00

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