London: Faber and Faber, 1968. First Edition. First Impression, one of 7,000 copies. Octavo (22.25cm); royal blue cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; ,7-356pp. Poet Philip Whalen's copy, with his holograph name and "Kyoto 1969" written at upper left corner of front pastedown. Base of spine gently nuded, a few faint foxed spots to text edges, else very Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced 45s net), with some trivial wear to extremities, else a bright, Near Fine example. BLOOMFIELD & MENDELSON A61a.