Swallow the Lake

Clarence Major


Wesleyan University Press, Middletown, CT, 1970. First Edition. Signed by the Author. Hardcover with illustrated Dust Jacket. 64pp., 6.25 x 8.25 inches

Very Good, if not better, price clipped dust jacket, with faint rubbing and a small .5cm closed tear to the crown. Grey cloth boards are nearly fine with sharp, crisp pages throughout. Signed by the author to the title page.

A National Council on the Arts selection and the first collection of poetry from Clarence Major, following the publication of his first novel, “All Night Visitors”, one year prior. Scarcely seen in hardcover with signature.