Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, c1958.
A stunning first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number on front paste down.
This book of poetry is a collection of memorable and thought-provoking pieces that explore the beauty and fragility of the Earth and all of its inhabitants. From the perspective of a departing planet, Richards paints a vivid and poignant picture of our home in the universe.; 8vo.