Dear Editor: A History of Poetry in Letters: The First Fifty Years, 1912-1962; Edited and compiled by Joseph Parisi and Stephen Young; Introductions and Commentary by Joseph Parisi; Foreword by Billy Collins. Joseph Parisi, Stephen Young, and compilers.

Dear Editor: A History of Poetry in Letters: The First Fifty Years, 1912-1962; Edited and compiled by Joseph Parisi and Stephen Young; Introductions and Commentary by Joseph Parisi; Foreword by Billy Collins

New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 2002. Hardcover. xix, [3], 473 p.: illustrations; 24 cm. Brown and beige cover with gilt-stamped spine title. Illustrated dust jacket. Contains over 600 letters to and from the editors of the magazine Poetry from its founding in 1912 through 1962. The founder and earliest editor was poet and literary critic Harriet Monroe (1860-1936). A fascinating collection of letters offering a view of the development of 20th-century poetry. Book is in Fine Condition: clean and bright. Dust Jacket is in Near Fine Condition: edges lightly rubbed; clean and bright. Fine / near fine. Item #006894
ISBN: 0393050920

Price: $18.00