Lot 459: Author: Jeffers, Robinson. Title: The Alpine Christ & Other Poems. Place Published: (Monterey, CA). Publisher: Cayucos Books. Date Published: 1973. Description: Commentary and notes by William Everson. (8vo) original crimson calf-backed beige cloth, spine lettered in gilt, edges untrimmed. No. 109 of 250 copies printed by the Capra Press. Signed by William Everson in the colophon. A collection of previously unpublished poems from Jeffers' early period prior to the publication of Tamar (1924), discovered in typescript by Everson, whose poetic debt to Jeffers is clear. Spine a bit scuffed; very good.
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