TURANDOT AND OTHER POEMS. John ASHBERY.

TURANDOT AND OTHER POEMS

New York: Tibor de Nagy Gallery, 1953. Jane Freilicher. First Edition. Decorated wraps. Ashbery's first book, a 23-page chapbook in sewn decorated paper wraps, one of only 300 copies printed. Illustrated with four drawings by Jane Freilicher. In this copy two of the plates are duplicated giving a total of six plates. Wrappers neatly strengthened internally with professional paper repairs to a few small chips at the top and bottom as well as to the bottom margin of a few pages towards the end. Near Fine example of this scarce book. Item #019023

Price: $1,500.00