The Distances. Charles Olson.
The Distances

The Distances

New York & London: Grove Press & Evergreen Books, 1960. First edition. Association copy, inscribed by Olson to his fellow poet, friend, and resident of Gloucester, Gerrit Lansing; "For Gerrit Lansing / With my Love & Admiration." In addition, Lansing has made a number of annotations in pencil to the text, most of which appear to be noting source materials for passages herein.

Lansing has made a number of annotations in pencil to the text, most of which appear to be noting source materials for passages herein, providing valuable insight into Olson’s sources, from a poet whose erudition often informed Olson’s work. A remarkable association.

A remarkable association.

Wraps rubbed at extremities, with toning to pages and some light foxing to margins of text block. Very good. Item #27797

Price: $1,250.00

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