The Cities. Paul Blackburn, b.1926.

The Cities

New York: Grove Press, Inc., 1967. Paperback. 157p., first edition (so stated) paperbound original, sewn textblock in decorated wraps. Find a tiny bottom-edge food stain pp.24-27, else clean and unmarked, and entirely sound. Creeley's net memoir is a fine introduction to Blackburn's life (his mother and grandmother, alcoholics, beat him regularly. No dad.).

Early friend of Creeley, when both were early. Death by cancer 1971.

Cat.No: 240570

Price: $15.00