The Book of Folly. Anne Sexton.
The Book of Folly
The Book of Folly

The Book of Folly

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1972. Hardcover. This collection of poetry was written two years before Sexton's death, and several years after she had won a Pulitzer Prize. This is one of the last collections of poetry she published during a very tragic life. Red slipcase with black paper title wrapping around front, spine, and back. Glassine wrapper around red and black cloth boards, with gilt titles to spine. All edges gilt. Limited to 500 copies signed by the author. Stated first printing of limited edition. Condition: Slipcase has very minor rubbing to edges of paper titles, minimal bumping to corners. Glassine wrapper is slightly chipped (1/16" tall) at head and tail. Boards are near fine, gilt to titles and page edges are bright and intact. Poems and signature on limitation page are fine. Near fine text in a very good+ wrapper and slipcase of this rare edition. Near Fine / Very Good. Item #2020-K15

Price: $275.00

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