Edition: First printing.
New York: Viking, (1985) dj. Hardcover first edition - A selection made by Ashbery himself of 138 poems from his first 10 collections of verse. Index. 349 pp. ISBN: 0-670809179.
Condition: Good only in a good example of the attractive marbled-paper dust jacket (extensive ink notations at 2 poems, affecting 7 pages, one note on the table of contents, some chipping and edgewear at the ends of the spine of the dj)