New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1955. First edition. Hardcover. 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. The endsheets have large areas of darkening. In a very good dust jacket, with light soiling and foxing, and a couple of minor edge tears. Item #38471
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.