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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1979. Hardcover. First edition. A near fine book in a near fine dust jacket. Light sunning to the jacket spine. Sunning to the edges of the boards. Winner of the 1978 Lamont Poetry Selection by the American Academy of Poets. Her second collection of poetry. She died in 2010.
New York: W. W. Norton, 1993. Hardcover. First edition. A fine book in a close to fine dust jacket. Light toning to the jacket flaps. Price clipped. Winner of the National Book Award for poetry in 1973. Ammons was also the winner of the 1973 National Book Award for Poetry and the 1975 Bollingen Prize in poetry.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1976. Hardcover. First U.S. edition. Advance review copy with publisher's material and publisher's supplied photograph of Margaret Atwood laid into the book. A very good book in a very good just jacket. Toning to the rear and and front panels with a couple of short closed tears to the front panel. Light dampstaining noted on the spine of the book.
New York: George Braziller, 1964. First edition. A limited edition book that commemorated the assassination of John F. Kennedy. The text is a poem by Wendell Berry that first appeared in The Nation. There are striking black and white drawings by Ben Shahn with a color illustration on the last page. A fine book in very good slipcase. Sunning and fading to one end of the slipcase.