THE PUSHCART PRIZE III: Best of the Small Presses, 1978 - 1979 Edition.
Edition: First printing.
Wainscott, New York: Pushcart Press, (1978.) dj. Hardcover first edition - "An annual small press reader." Introduction by Henderson. Includes 69 selections from 63 presses, short stories, poems and essays by authors including Leslie Marmon Silko, John Gardner, Wesley Brown, Louise Gluck, Adrienne Rich, Seamus Heaney, Walter Abish, Andre Dubus, Robert Hass, Anais Nin, Margaret Atwood, Jane Bowles, James Crumley,Maura Stanton and many others. Includes an interview with Ralph Ellison by Quincy Troupe, Ishmael Reed and Steven Cannon. Notes on contributors. 552 pp. ISBN: 0-916366-030.
Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket (minor edgewear to dj), Rather uncommon in hardcover.