New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1970. Third Printing 1970 (so stated), full blue cloth, with dust jacket. Signed by Bishop: "Elizabeth Bishop - April 11th, 1978" in black ink on the title page. Laid in is a tri-fold pamphlet, printed on recto and verso on buff paper using black ink. Open size: 10.25 inches x 14 inches. The full title: THE FIFTEENTH ANNUAL WALLACE STEVENS PROGRAM: PRESENTATION AND READING ELIZABETH BISHOP. Published as the program pamphlet for the annual Wallace Stevens Poetry Program at The University of Connecticut, "Presented by the Department of English of The University of Connecticut with the support of The Hartford Insurance Group, 8:15 p.m., Tuesday, April 11, 1978, Physics 36". The present copy includes detailed personal comments/reviews concerning each of the three student "First Prize" winners. The revealing comments are quite personal in nature, and total more than 300 words written on the margins of the pamphlet in black ink. The date of Bishop's inscription is the date of the program event. The pamphlet has one horizontal fold, else fine condition. The book and jacket show only the slightest wear. Overall a fine signed copy.
(Inventory #: 6409)
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