People Beneath the Window. Sam Cornish.

People Beneath the Window

Baltimore: Sacco Publishers, [1962]. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo (8 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches; 215 x 135 mm), [48] mimeographed pages in stapled pictorial wrappers. INSCRIBED to Izzy Young, former owner of the Folklore Center in New York, with Young's ownership note on the last page. Scarce first book by Boston's first poet laureate, a collection of poems. Cornish died in August, 2018, at age 82. "On his many walks from his Brighton home, Mr. Cornish traveled Boston's streets, watching the world through his thick glasses, missing nothing." (The Boston Globe, August 23, 2018). Item #2023

CONDITION: Light sunning to spine, small stain to upper wrapper, internally clean and unmarked. A Very Good or better copy.

Price: $200.00

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