The great American poetry bake-off. Robert Peters.
The great American poetry bake-off

The great American poetry bake-off

Metuchen: The Scarecrow Press, 1979. Hardcover. xiii, 274p. two cards for the book, each typed on the rear with short notes to Winston Leyland (one signed), laid in, very good first edition in cloth boards with decoration/vignette on cover in red.

A collection of criticism by the poet of Whitman, Ginsberg, Wakowski, Steinbeck and others, with excerpts from their poetry. The typed notes concern Peters' attempts to place two early novels with Winston Leyland and with Felice Picano. Interesting insight into the post-creative process.

Cat.No: 112194
ISBN: 0810812312

Price: $45.00