An "Objectivists" Anthology.

Dijon: TO, Publishers [Printed by Imprimerie Darantiere], 1932.

Price: $3,500.00


About the item

First Edition. 210, [2]pp. Partially unopened. 1 vols. 8vo. Printed wrappers. Slight toning of spine, mostly uncut, the leaf preceding T.S. Eliot's contribution a little carelessly cut, near fine. In full brown cloth slipcase.

Item #346796

With a preface: "'Recencies' in poetry" by Zukofsky, and contributions from the following poets, organized into two groups:
A) René Taupin, Basil Bunting, Mary Butts, Frances Fletcher, Robert McAlmon, George Oppen, Ezra Pound, Carl Rakosi, Kenneth Rexroth, Charles Reznikoff, William Carlos Williams, Louis Zukofsky
B) Forrest Anderson, T.S. Eliot, Frances Fletcher, Robert McAlmon, Carl Rakosi, Kenneth Rexroth, Charles Reznikoff, R.B.N. Warriston, William Carlos Williams, Louis Zukofsky

An important milestone in the evolution of Modernist American poetry, consolidating a number of voices working against the American grain of the times. A scarce book, even more so in this condition.