Ladies From Hell [Inscribed]

Seattle: Mill Mountain Press, 1974. First Edition. Slim octavo (25cm); original burgundy card wrappers, titled in navy blue on spine and front cover; [9],10-38,[2]pp, with nine illustrations by Ginny Crouch Stanford. Inscribed by the author along the lower margin of the title page: "For Linda / Frank Stanford." Gentle sunning to spine, some trivial wear to extremities, else a clean, Near Fine copy.

An attractive copy of Stanford's second collection following the release of The Singing Knives (1972), with many of the poems having first appeared in the pages of Ark River Review, Le Belle Et La Bête, Boston After Dark, The Iowa Review, The New York Quarterly, The Mill Mountain Review, and Prairie Schooner. Among the scarcest books published during the author's lifetime, seldom found signed or inscribed. OCLC notes a scant 15 holdings.

Price: $3,500.00

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