When Thy King Is A Boy : Poems. First Paperback Edition.

By: ROBERSON, Ed Pitt Poetry Series Pitt Paperback 55

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ROBERSON, Ed. When Thy King Is A Boy : Poems by Ed Roberson. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, (1970). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (12),3-75,(3). 8vo, illustrated white and black card covers with black titles to front and spine.

A volume in the Pitt Poetry Series. Pitt Paperback number 55.

The American poet's first collection of verse. At the time of publication, Roberson (b. 1939) was a lecturer at the University of Pittsburgh, in their English Department. He later instructed at Rutgers, the University of Chicago, and Columbia.

Includes the following poems: "few", "ther is againstexplicit", "Thirteen Poems From The Two Andes", "it", "sonnet", "18,000 fe et", "kenai lake alaska", "true we are two grown men", "dreaming has made more strict the terms of dreaming", "blue horses", "romance", "strait of phoenix", "young men's", "eclipse", "the sole irrhythm", "news", "news continued release", "poll", "the poor houses", "seventh son", "note on the dresser", "change song", "suite", "...sleeping with...", "snake with its tail in its mouth", "the only night in town", "if the black frog will not ring", "mayday", "queue (or the night traffic signals", "drill", "layout job", "the passing lane", "seen from the back of my head", "othello jones dresses for dinner", "report", and "When Thy King Is A Boy".

Covers lightly rubbed, name inked to flyleaf, three characters inked verso rear cover, else very good. 25.00

Title: When Thy King Is A Boy : Poems. First Paperback Edition.

Author Name: ROBERSON, Ed Pitt Poetry Series Pitt Paperback 55

Categories: 888,

Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh, PA, 1970, ISBN:0822952149:

Seller ID: 100884

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