first edition Paperback
2005 · Muscatine
by [Gilfillam, Merrill] Abbott, Keith, Hollo, Anselm and Jane, Wright, C. D., Harrison, Jim, Bell, Marvin, DiPalma, Ray, Gizzi, Michael et al.
Muscatine: Prairie Rose Press, 2005. First edition. Paperback. Fine. Folio. Thick paperbound quarto fitted into paper truss and contained in an oversized decorated folding folio. Published in an edition of only 35 copies by John Deason at the Prairie Rose Press. The first book publication by this press. A collection of photographs, poems, diary entries and more by dozens of poets celebrating the sixtieth birthday of poet Merrill Gilfillan. Laid into this copy is a handwritten note from Deason to one of the contributing poets. Contributions by Geoff Hewitt, Chuck Miller, Jim Dodge, Jack Collom, and much more. Book in fine condition. Folio shows just some light wear to edges. No copies shown in WorldCat.
(Inventory #: 24259)