Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]. Paul Mariani, Barry Moser, Illustrations.
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]
Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]

Timing Devices: Poems [the Limited Edition and the Trade Edition being an ASSOCIATION COPY, both SIGNED]

Boston: Penneroyal Press and David R. Godine, 1978 and 1979. Moser, Barry. First Editions, First Printings. Hardcover. A Very Good to Near Fine copy of the first edition, first printing in the Publisher's original gray boards and white spine (showing a bump to the front board's upper edge, some soiling to the spine, and some minor marking to the rear board's upper left, being the true first edition of this collection of Paul Mariani Poems, being one of only 175 copies published in this Limited Edition with Barry Moser's individual illustrations (but not those as are shown on the folding page to the rear) having been printed from the original wood blocks and SIGNED BY BOTH PAUL MARIANI AND BARRY MOSER on the Limitation Page; TOGETHER WITH a Near Fine copy of the first trade edition first printing in the Publisher's original red boards with the spine printed in gilt and a touch of spotting to the closed page block's leading edge and wherein the illustrations are printed and which was issued without the folding page to the rear of the Limited Edition showing the drawings as a group), in a Very Good or better copy of the dust jacket showing minor edge wear and minor spotting, as well as some fading to the front panel's upper portion. This trade edition has been dated, inscribed, and signed by Paul Mariani to Award-Winning Poet Linda Pastan on the front free endpaper. The inscription reads as follows: "17 August 80 // For Linda Pastan, // with admiration / at the gift of / her quiet, steady, / sure imagination, / layering on layering / like precious stone - // Best Wishes - / Paul Mariani. Near fine / very good +. Item #3040

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