New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1955. First edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 62pp. Slim octavo [21 cm] Blue cloth over boards with the title lettered in gilt on the spine, and the publisher's device stamped in blind on the front board. Very good. The spine and covers show light edge wear. In a very good dust jacket, with light soiling, and a small number of short edge tears. The longest tear is just under 1/2" long. Item #38470
Inscribed by the author on the front free endsheet. This is Ghiselin's second book of poetry. A number of the poems were previously published in The Hudson Review, Poetry, The American Scholar and The Sewanee Review.