Boston, MA: Bulfinch Press, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. Oblong octavo (8vo). Near fine condition / Near fine condition (DJ). Item #017287
143 pages. Hardcover binding in almost new condition. The unclipped dustjacket is in almost new condition; protected in archival mylar. Illustrated. Fifteen authors have signed the front endpaper, and all fifteen authors have then again signed their contribution where it appears in the book. Signers: Gerald Stern, Li-Young Lee, Mark Strand, Edwin Hirsch, Reginald Gibbons, Shelby Hearon, Gary Wills, Stuart Dybek, Joyce Carol Oates, John Edgar Wideman, Charles Baxter, Jorie Graham, Philip Levine, Charles Johnson and Richard Howard. The text is otherwise clean and unmarked. First edition.