New York: Random House, 1951. Hard Cover. Very Good binding / Good dust jacket. Item #6429
Octavo. xiv, 402 pp. First edition, first printing, signed by Williams on the front free endpaper. In publisher's cloth with dust jacket. A fairly bright copy with light wear to the spine ends and corners; front hinge a trifle over-opened behind the flyleaf; light age toning to the margins of the leaves else contents clean. Dust jacket is worn with chipping at the head and tail of the spine; scuffing to front panel; lengthy closed tear along the rear fold; price intact on the front flap.
Williams's account of his life, friendships, and accomplishments. This copy signed in an unsteady post-stroke hand by Williams. Important reflections a giant of 20th century poetry, scarce signed.