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The Edge of being.


Price per Unit (piece): R440.00


Author : Spender, Stephen

Publisher : Faber and Faber.

Date : MCMXLIX.

First edition, Maroon colloured cloth boards. Gold embossed spine title. Owners stamp on end papers. Clean and firm interior. The dust jacket lightly creased along edges, light discolouring.

A collection of 26 wonderful poems from the later period of Spenders life. The were written over a two year period most of which he spent in the United States of America doing lectures. The poems cover a wide variety of subjects and include this litle gem called Word:

The word bites like a fish.

Shall I throw it back free

Arrowing to that sea

Where thoughts lash tail and fin?

Or shall I pull it in

To rhyme upon a dish?


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