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Names & Local Habitations by Joel Oppenheimer - First - 1988 - from Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center Bookstore (SKU: 6)

Names & Local Habitations

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Names & Local Habitations: Selected Earlier Poems 1951-1972

by Joel Oppenheimer

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ISBN 10
091233066X
ISBN 13
9780912330662
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Jargon 59.
Selected earlier poems by Joel Oppenheimer, published by Jargon in 1988 and written between 1951-1972, overlapping Oppenheimer's arrival and tenure at Black Mountain College, as well as his transition into a fixture of the New York literary scene. Bound in glittery red cloth with salmon-colored dust jacket and endpapers featuring illustrations by abstract artist Philip Guston (1913-1980). Accolade by Hayden Carruth and introduction by William Corbett. Designed by Thomas Meyer and Jonathan Williams. NEW in publisher's mylar.

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Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center Bookstore US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
6
Title
Names & Local Habitations
Author
Joel Oppenheimer
Book condition
New New
Jacket condition
New
Quantity available
3
Edition
First
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
091233066X
ISBN 13
9780912330662
Publisher
The Jargon Society
Place of Publication
Winston-Salem, NC
Date published
1988
Bookseller catalogs
Poetry; The Jargon Society;

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