The New Oxford Book of American Verse

By: ELLMANN, Richard (editor)

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A book club edition. A completely revised edition of the original Oxford University Press "Book of American Verse", with poems selected, edited and with an introduction by Richard Ellmann. Beginning with Anne Bradstreet's poems of the mid-17th century, through such modern poets as Sylvia Plath and Leroi Jones, this work provides a wide-ranging sampling of the best of American poetry. --- Stated second printing, in blue cloth-covered boards with gilt titling and decorations to cover and spine. Volume wrapped in simple pale yellow jacket. --- A clean, tightly-bound, bright copy but with faint soiling to textblock top edge and a hint of dampstaining to lower cover edge. Bright dust jacket with some light rippling to edges and a small tear, else intact and protected in removable archival mylar protector.; Octavo - 8 to 9 in. tall; liv, 1076 pages

Title: The New Oxford Book of American Verse

Author Name: ELLMANN, Richard (editor)

Categories: >>Poetry,

Edition: BCE

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1977

ISBN Number: 0195020588

ISBN Number 13: 9780195020588

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

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