The Platonic Blow. W. H. Auden.

The Platonic Blow

New York: Fuck You Press, 1965. First edition thus. 8vo, unbound, folded sheets laid into printed wraps. Mimeographed from typescript. One of a limited edition of 300 copies.

The first separate edition of the poem attributed to Auden, though W.H. didn't cop to authorship. The work was clandestinely circulated before being printed in the pages of Fuck You, after which this separate edition.

Near fine with some minor indenting and creasing to wraps. Better than usually found. Item #26803

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