8vo. Publisher's original wraps. SIGNED by Longley at title page. Minor shelfwear. Interior clean and bright. Near fine. 206pp. Originally published in 1985 in the UK, a survey of the Irish poet's early work. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: The collected poems of Irish poet Michael Longley, spanning the years 1963-1983. Longley's preoccupations as a poet - love, death, nature, art, history - have invariably been intensified by the tragedy of Ulster. The poet's previous poetry collections include "No Continuing City" and "Gorse Fires".
Title: POEMS 1963-1983
Publisher: Wake Forrest Universtiy Press (1987)
Publication Date: 1987
Book Condition: Very good
Edition: First US Edition.
Book Description Wake Forest University Press. Condition: Used - Very Good. 1987. 1St Edition. Paperback. Very Good. Seller Inventory # D63170
Book Description Winston Salem, North Carolina, U.S.A.: Wake Forest Univ Pr, 1987. Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. VG/na. Some uneven toning, and light soiling. First US Edition. First Printing. Pictorial Wraps. This book is from the extensive Gatenby Collection amassed over 30 years . Gatenby was the founding artistic director of the International Festival of Authors in Toronto, a hugely successful annual event that helped "Time Magazine" declare that Gatenby had made Toronto one of the literary capitals of the world. He also directed the readings at Harbourfront in Toronto, and is the author of "Literary Guide to Toronto," among other books. Gatenby signature and date on ffep. SIGNED by Longley (simply as "Michael") & INSCRIBED to Gatenby: "greetings from Belfast". Laid in is a "With Compliments" slip from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland with Longley's full signature. A unique Association Copy. Inscribed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 019801
Book Description Wake Forest University Press. Paperback. Condition: Good. Minimal damage to cover and binding. Pages show light use. Seller Inventory # G0916390284I3N00