The Star-Apple Kingdom - 1st US Edition/1st Printing
First American Edition/First Printing in Fine condition with a penciled annotation on page 20, presumably from poet Mark Strand, in alike dust-jacket. Signed and inscribed by Derek Walcott to friend and Pulitzer prize winning poet Mark Strand: "Derek, with love, and thanks". A handsome association copy;
A collection of poetry from the winner of the 1992 Nobel Prize for Literature. Departing for a magical flight of fancy through the Caribbean. The title poem, "The Star-Apple Kingdom", deals with establishing a social democracy in Jamaica.