PRESS IN TUSCANY ALLEY. EVERSON, William. ~ In Medias Res. Canto One of an Autobiographical Epic: Dust Shall Be the Serpent's Food.
Woodcuts by Tom Killion. One of 226 copies, this no. 10, signed by William Everson, Tom Killion and Adrian Wilson. With a foreword by the author. Composed in Centaur and Arrighi types and printed on Barcham Green handmade paper. Pp. 24. Folio, original quarter blue morocco over grey cloth boards, blue morocco onlay with gilt decorative design of a serpent to upper cover, lettering in gilt to spine. Some darkening and a touch of rubbing to spine, otherwise a very good copy.
The opening canto of American poet Everson’s final, unfinished autobiographical work.