From the Star Chamber. First Edition, limited to 50 copies.


[DUCORNET], Rikki. From the Star Chamber. [With a silk-screened plate by Guy Ducornet]. (Cover linocut by Rikki). Fredericton: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, (1974). First Printing. Pp. (6),[7]-44,(2), + 1 silk-screened plate. Illustrated. Square 8vo, illustrated white card covers with black lettering to front cover and spine. Five hundred copies of 'From The Star Chamber' by Rikki have been published by Fiddlehead Poetry Books. The first fifty copies are numbered and contain a silk-screen illustration by Guy Ducornet. This is number [un-numbered, but containing the plate]. The American-born (April 19, 1943, Canton, NY) surrealist poet and essayist Rikki Ducornet's first book. Includes the following poems: I. Fables of Mr. Lear: "My Special Madness", "For Mr. Lear", "Toni", "Sandman", "M is for March", "Breadman", "Humpty Dumpty (for Ninon)", "Ripe Cherries", "Lead Woman", "Drought", "F is ForFebruary", "N is For November", "Rabbit Stew", "Dog Town Tuesday Blues", " Tumor", "The Planet Dies", "Holocaust", "Bed Time Story". II. Butcher's Tales: "The Star Chamber", "Thrift I", "Thrift II", "The Mountain, or how the cities became rich", "The Beast", "What Happened In The New Country", "AuntRose and Uncle Friedle", "Friendship", "Lunch", "Theft", and "Harriet". Sm all bump to tail of spine, else very good. One of fifty copies. 50.00

Title: From the Star Chamber. First Edition, limited to 50 copies.

Author Name: RIKKI. DUCORNET, Rikki]. DUCORNET, Guy, ill.). Fiddlehead Poetry Books).

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, Fredericton, 1974, ISBN:0919197590:

Seller ID: 107095

Keywords: LITERATURE POETRY SURREALISM AMERICAN LITERARY VERSE POETS WOMEN NEW BRUNSWICK.,