Collected Poems: 1937-1989.

By: Seymour, A. J. (Arthur James). (edited by Ian McDonald and Jacqueline de Weever).

Price: $200.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; xxviii - 303 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. No dust jacket is present though there appears to have been one issued as discovered from relevant sources. Seymour, 1914-1989, was a Guyanese, poet, essayist, memoirist, and founding editor of the literary journal Kyk-Over-Al. Extensive introduction by Ian McDonald. Signed and inscribed by a person unknown on the title page to "Elizabeth" by the Seymour family - Ann, Joan, Maggie, J.T., Guy, Philip, Peggy. The front free end paper has a reproduction of a typed poem by Seymour with hand written edited corrections and comments while the back paste down end paper has a reproduction of a poem in manuscript form, "Portrait of Genji" by AJS. Two leafs have dog eared creases on the top fore edge corners; pages 171/172 and 261/262. Otherwise very clean with a tight binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted.

Title: Collected Poems: 1937-1989.

Author Name: Seymour, A. J. (Arthur James). (edited by Ian McDonald and Jacqueline de Weever).

Categories: Poetry,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Brooklyn, New York., Blue Parrot Press.: 2000

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 26446

Keywords: Poetry; Poems; Guyana; Guiana; Caribbean; Kyk-over-al; First Edition; Signed;