A Country Year : A Chronicle

By: Charters, Samuel B.

Price: $35.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Paper pasted to cardboard, but not very securely. Light edge wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 140 pages; This copy is signed on the half title page by Charters to Robert Hawley who ran the Oyez Press for many years and published some of Charters' work. This book seems to have been a long term project for Charters and Hawley. The proof copies were printed for Robert Hawley and friends. The inscription says this is the first copy. Charters is most famous for his writing on music, especially blues and early jazz, but he is also a prolific poet, novelist, essayist and translator of Swedish. This book is a lyrical account of a year in the countryside of near New London, New Hampshire. Part poetry, part prose. ; Signed by Author

Title: A Country Year : A Chronicle

Author Name: Charters, Samuel B.

Categories: Biography,

Edition: Proof; First Printing

Publisher: Berkeley, Oyez Books: 1992

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 12161

Keywords: Autobiography Poetry Biography Nature American Literature