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CHINA TRACE by  Charles WRIGHT - Signed First Edition - (1977) - from Brian Cassidy Bookseller at Type Punch Matrix (SKU: 14753)

CHINA TRACE

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CHINA TRACE

by WRIGHT, Charles

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  • fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Fine/fine
ISBN 10
0819520888
ISBN 13
9780819520883
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Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, (1977). First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. 8vo. Full grey cloth. In original illustrated jacket. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR to first endpaper: "For Charlie, / Who continues / to show me the / way - / from / Charles / April 1978." SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR again to title page. Trace jacket wear near spine extremities, tiny bits of foxing to outer page edge and a few interior leaves, else about fine throughout.

Association copy of an early Wright book, inscribed to fellow Pulitzer Prize winner, Charles Simic. With three instances of marginalia in an unknown hand, though likely Simic's. 65pp.

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Bookseller
Brian Cassidy Bookseller at Type Punch Matrix US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
14753
Title
CHINA TRACE
Author
WRIGHT, Charles
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0819520888
ISBN 13
9780819520883
Publisher
Wesleyan University Press
Place of Publication
Middletown, CT
Date published
(1977)

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About Brian Cassidy Bookseller at Type Punch Matrix

Brian Cassidy Bookseller is the counterculture department of Type Punch Matrix, a rare book firm founded in 2019 by Rebecca Romney and Brian Cassidy. BCB @ TPM specializes in the avant garde in all its various guises, including: The Beats; artists' books; poetry; small journals and magazines (especially those associated with the Mimeo Revolution); modern and contemprary art; photography; music; archives and appraisals; as well as vernacular, folk, and outsider books of all kinds. We are always looking to purchase books within my areas of interest, from single titles to collections. Please inquire.

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