THE ROUGH-HEWN TABLE: Poems by Henry Carlile.
Edition: First printing in wrappers, issued simultaneously with hardcover.
Kansas City, MO: University of Missouri Press, 1971. First edition - The first collection by this poet who was grew up in the Pacific Northwest. It won, in manuscript form, the Devins Poetry Award in 1971. Henry Carlile has published poetry in a number of periodicals, including THE IOWA REVIEW, THE NATION and THE MALAHAT REVIEW. In 1970, he was awarded a discovery grant by the National Endowment for the Arts. Illustrations by Merrill Cason. A Breakthrough Book from the University of Missouri Press, 63 pp,. ISBN: 0-8262-01148.
Condition: Near fine. Some rubbing to front corner of spine, mark from sticker on front wrapper,remainder mark.