THE TIN CAN. William Jay Smith.

THE TIN CAN.

(Stone House Press).
  • Roslyn, NY: Stone House Press, 1988.
  • 8vo.
  • stiff paper-wrapper, cord-tied
  • 21+(1) pages.

Price: $30.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 76241

Published in a edition limited to 135 copies signed by author and illustrator. This copy is out of series. (Brody no. 88.1). Illustrations from wood blocks by John De Pol. The text is an key example of Smith's preference for limiting his audience by releasing his poems in limited editions produced by fine presses. It also showcases the voice Smith perfected in his later works, as well as his radical shift to free verse.