Poems and Pictures, Number 6
Poems and Pictures, Number 6
Poems and Pictures, Number 6

Poems and Pictures, Number 6

San Francisco: The Porpoise Bookshop, Peregrine Press, 1955. Soft cover. This illustrated collection of poems, was published in 1955 by the Porpoise Bookshop, a San Francisco based shop that had a small press dedicated to printing original contemporary work. Description: Cream softcover portfolio with title printed in black on cover and rear, and brown illustration above title on the cover, and the same illustration in green on the rear. Portfolio is watermarked with "Hamilton Victorian" across the bottom, crossing the spine. There are 14 folded leaves with 4 color illustrations. This is 1 of 50 copies that were printed. Condition: The spine is sturdy and only lightly creased and worn, with very light bending on upper right corner. There is a small mark to the left of the illustration and a small smudge towards the right end of the cover. Pages are crisp, clean and unmarked. This is a beautiful limited edition printing from a small San Franciscan press. Very Good. Item #2020-K72

Price: $70.00